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    kellyg13 posted:
    Hi! I'm new to this community but I'm having a hard time with a new dx and tx regimine. I was recently dx bipolar (not a big surprize) and started on lithium 300mg q12 hrs. My concern is that I had a gastric bypass 6 months ago. Meds don't stay in my system...I take my multivitamin 3 times a day! My ssri & adhd meds are divided am & 12pm. I reminded my rx np but he still chose a low dose q12 hours! Any suggestions?
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