Mood Swings

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mood swing is an extreme or rapid change in Mood (psychology)...
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Clomid 11,156 Lamictal 4,408 Zoloft 3,722
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Trileptal
Other name: Risperidone (Risperidone)
Other name: Oxcarbazepine (Oxcarbazepine)
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Risperidone (pronounced ) is a second generation or atypical antipsychotic, sold under the trade name (Risperdal). It is used to treat schizophrenia (including adolescent schizophrenia), schizoaffective disorder, the mixed and manic states associat...
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Oxcarbazepine (ox-kar-BAY-zih-peen) is a anticholinergic anticonvulsant and mood stabilizer, used primarily in the treatment of epilepsy. It is also used to treat anxiety and mood disorders, and benign Tic disorder. Oxcarbazepine is marketed as '''T...
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Risperidone (pronounced ) is a second generation or atypical antipsychotic, sold under the trade name (Risperdal). It is used to treat schizophrenia (including adolescent schizophrenia), schizoaffective disorder, the mixed and manic states associat...
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Oxcarbazepine (ox-kar-BAY-zih-peen) is a anticholinergic anticonvulsant and mood stabilizer, used primarily in the treatment of epilepsy. It is also used to treat anxiety and mood disorders, and benign Tic disorder. Oxcarbazepine is marketed as '''T...
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on it.....he is also on trileptal for his violent...
" ...two days all we went thru was mood swings. so we had ...if dilloncouldgo on it.....he is also on trileptal for his violent outburst.(bipolar)they ...i know the risperdal is working and i hate... "

taking Risperdal for 2 weeks, and the change is wonderful...
" ...2 weeks, and the change is wonderful. He takes it at night, but still gets up at 6 like he used to. Did you all's problems with sleepyness happen right away or did it take time? Anyway, his beha... "

take trileptal it works good for me and is cheaper. I have...
" ...take trileptal it works good for me and is cheaper. I have risperdal but it gives me a hangover like most antipsychotics ...year or two. trileptal has a g... "

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is on trileptal and abilify..worked great but seems like...
" ...is on trileptal and abilify..worked great ...and then ritalin,both flipped him out..he was on risperdal worked wonders.. but made him gain weight and drooled reall... "

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anyone experienced water retention with Trileptal? ...
" ...water retention with the anti-psychotics (Abiify, Risperdal, ...anyone experienced water retention with Trileptal? Yes, on 150mgs. bid i had water retention, it wasn't helping m... "

cause acne problem - trileptal or risperdal? Our daughter...
" ...cause acne problem - trileptal or risperdal? Our daughter has ...Could this be causing the acne to continue? She is also on risperdal, but I never noticed it caused this problem before. Any... "

made me terribly manic. Trileptal worked until I got...
" Lamictal didn't do much but numb me out. Xanax helped the panic attacks. Risperdal gave me horrific nightmares. Effexor made me terribly manic. Trileptal worked until I got tremors.... "

pain. trileptal caused irregular heartbeat and chest...
" ...my mood problems causing me to feel angry all the time and a rare side effect of stomach pain. trileptal caused irregular heartbeat and chest pains. don't be afraid to try risperdal... "

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been forced to call in the principle. She has had migrane...
" ...for about 8 months now and She has very severe mood swings and can not deal with stress of any kind. On several occations the teacher has been forced to call in the principle. She has had... "

alone as a mood stabilizer and I thought it worked well...
" ...on trileptal alone as a mood stabilizer and I thought it worked well. I was ...I had relief from depression and ...side effects. Personally, Risperdal has been a life saver, it is... "

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