Psycho-Babble Medication | about biological treatments | Framed
This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | List of forums | Search | FAQ

Re: Did Vraylar make anyone feel worse? Christ_empowered

Posted by bissie66 on October 18, 2018, at 15:24:37

In reply to Re: Did Vraylar make anyone feel worse?, posted by Christ_empowered on October 18, 2018, at 13:38:06

> i kind of find it surprising that Abilify and its children have such a strong market in treating depression. i take 20mgs/abilify daily. i tolerate it well, especially with all the high dose antioxidants on board (Orthomolecular), but..
>
> its still -very much- a tranquilizer/neuroleptic. that means...heavy artillery.
>
> i get hardcore dysphoria when i take too much Abilify or when drugs added on board boost blood levels. I don't know much about Vraylar, but...the D2 partial agonists are odd, in that they can zombie-fy you, shut down your emotions, and cause -intense- drug induced dysphoria...without EPS. No twitches, but all sorts of other kinds of drug-induced misery.
>
>
> i don't recommend ECT/EST either. mine was not voluntary and it was a disaster. The mental health people now say "you've recovered!," when what they really mean is...you survived and now your people have money. :-(
>
> but seriously...be careful about shock treatments. its a big industry, but it can seriously damage people. mine was a disaster. i had a family member who had it back in the day (voluntarily), and it wasn't disastrous, but he always needed a mood drug and a benzodiazepine, indefinitely. is that really "optimal treatment" ? to me it just seemed that they fried his brain and then kept him on the right drugs to keep him from feeling the pain of his life, ever again. :-(
>
> ok. do be careful, please. :-)

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR THE WARNING ABOUT ECT!!
I really do appreciate it and will definitely reconsider!


Share
Tweet  

Thread

 

Post a new follow-up

Your message only Include above post


Notify the administrators

They will then review this post with the posting guidelines in mind.

To contact them about something other than this post, please use this form instead.

 

Start a new thread

 
Google
dr-bob.org www
Search options and examples
[amazon] for
in

This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | FAQ
Psycho-Babble Medication | Framed

poster:bissie66 thread:1101397
URL: http://www.dr-bob.org/babble/20180728/msgs/1101411.html