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Am I overmedicated?

Patient: I have taken risperidone and lexapro for bipolar disorder and GAD. My pyschiatrist started me on 1.5 mg of the risperidone and 30 mg of the lexapro. He suggested that I try lamotrigone instead of risperidone because it will make me more motivated. I am currently on 30 mg of lexapro and 50 mg of lamotrigone in the morning and 1 mg of risperidone and 50 mg of lamotrigine at night. My doctor said to split up the 100 mg of lamotrigone because it was making me extremely tired and nauseus. I just want another doctors opinion to help me out.

 

 

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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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