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bipolar and fibromyalgia
fairymaiden posted:
I have had fibro go 20+ years does anyone else suffer with bipolar and weight gain I take cymbalta lamictal and several other drugs to combat all the problems with this disease I was taking geodon for about 8 yrs but it caused me to have extremely high cholesterol so they had to take me off of it
rhancock responded:
I have only been diagnosed for about 4 years, but I have had serious weight gain and I take gabapentin. I have severe clinical depression. It never seems to get any easier. The depression and pain is just sometimes unbearable....Some days I pray for it to just be over. I have an incurable heart condition also and am on multiple meds for that and I think they interfere with the treatments I have tried for fibro....I have very few good days and my life use to be wonderful.....

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