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Re: paradoxical effects on mood stabilizers and atypic porkpiehat

Posted by jay2112 on July 24, 2021, at 15:56:13

In reply to paradoxical effects on mood stabilizers and atypic, posted by porkpiehat on July 23, 2021, at 21:01:07


Just one little observation I have made for myself. At normal doses, both atypicals and mood stabilizers cause what I now realize was acute, agitated depression. Yes, depression can INCREASE manic-type symptoms. It is called dysphoric mania. I had that problem for years. It is almost paradoxical to our current traditional thinking.

Those are just some basic introductions to the term and illness. They are really dynamic and unique to, again, the ideas that mania is only some semi-euphoric state, and that depression is just some apathetic, run-down state...or something like that. (I am using generalizations just to be concise) The term seems to share SOME similarities to 'mixed state', but it still is a very different concept.

Hope that helps..and best to your Mom

Humans punish themselves endlessly
for not being what they believe they should be.
-Don Miguel Ruiz-




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