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maxine729 posted:
I've been taking a quarter tab (yes that little) of wellbutrin for about 5-6 days now. As of yesterday I started a NEW depression, lots of suicidal thinking...which I can't say is new but it feels different, like a new depression, one with a clearer mind ha ha ha ha ha ha ha whatever.
I'm not sure if I should quite the quarter tab or if this is a normal period.
The first few days I started to feel well then it just feel off.
minkysmom1 responded:

Hi Maxine,

Suicidal thoughts are never normal. You need to call your Doc asap.You haven't been on it long enough,so it should be easy to stop.
I remember taking Wellbutrin a long time ago and I only made it for about 5 days before it gave me excruciating headaches. They had me stop right away.


maxine729 replied to minkysmom1's response:
I've just read that some people get worse on Wellbutrin before they get better.
maxine729 replied to maxine729's response:
It's not like the suicidal thinking comes out of nowhere, it's that I feel so bad that it makes me think that.
Frankly I'm tired of feeling bad all the way around. My two children are the only thing keeping me around.
HeidiSue3 replied to maxine729's response:
I know the feeling, not with Wellbutrin but it is hard when all that keeps us going is our children. Call your doctor because even though they are keeping you going I have always felt and believed that I can not adequetly provide them witht the love and affection they need until I can handle my own issues.

maxine729 replied to HeidiSue3's response:
Touche', not being able to provide that love and affection is what makes me think they would be better off.
HeidiSue3 replied to maxine729's response:
Definetly not, even though I have to admit several days I also feel like that. My belief is that that is all part of being bipolar which just really sucks when you feel like this. I hate my life often on being a damn bouncy ball bouncing up and down and never the same heighth and never in the same spot. I swear my children suffer through my bouncing all over the place.
SFGiantsgirl responded:
Wellbutin didn't work for me was on it for a month. It gave me a headach and made me anixous.

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