Abilify Side Effects

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  1. link Hatehaving2takemeds
    Abilify chills, poison, anxiety, few days, medicine
    Abilify caused DYSTONIA, chills, cold sweats, sweating, and anxiety. I've obviously stopped taking this poison (in MY case) but today is my first day stopping. Hopefully my symptoms will clear up in a few days. I've only been taking the medicine for - 36% more...
    Hatehaving2takemeds- over a year ago - in Abilify
  2. link Nikki020688
    Abilify mg dose, zyprexa, weight gain, intervals, abilify
    my 6 year old daughter has been on abilify on and off for about 8 months and has been experiencing bed wetting at night. she is on a 2.5 mg dose and never wet her bed before so i dont understand this. she is also now over weight but didn't start gain - 46% more...
    Nikki020688- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Abilify
  3. link Teresa1964
    I know where it's coming from.....sad to say. Remember the stomach is the second brain.....keep feeding it more otc, prescription drugs, etc. and you will ruin the balance....it strips all the good stuff we need, it takes alot of time to recover (if - 51% more...
    Teresa1964- over a year ago
  4. link Skb33
    propsguy.....don't judge until you have walked in ones shoes! These conditions are very serious in young children. I also have a 6 year old that has ADHD, ODD, and an unspecified mood disorder. It is not because of what she eats or not getting fresh - 47% more...
    Skb33- over a year ago
  5. link Propsguy
    but too many kids are being diagnosed with this these days. have you taken her to a naturopath? i am convinced that a lot of these problems with children are a result of diet and chemical exposure. it's worth a shot
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  6. link Nikki020688
    She has bipolar disorder... And if u knew what that was you would know how dibilitating it can be especially for a 6 year old.
    Nikki020688- over a year ago
  7. link Propsguy
    how about taking her off all the drugs and just letting her be a 6 year old girl. what does she need abilify and zyprexa for? if she's hyperactive or tense, get the crap out of her diet and make sure she gets some real activity in sunshine and fresh - 2% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  8. link Civetta
    Abilify extreme fatigue, cold turkey, lamictal, weight gain, seperate
    I take both Lamictal and Abilify, I have one doctor telling me they are both the same meds and another telling me they teat two separate things. I've had extreme fatigue and weight gain while on abilify. Has anyone quit abilify cold turkey?
    Civetta- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Abilify
  9. link Nova169o2
    Lamictal and Abilify are NOT the same medicine, and you CANNOT go off either medicine cold turkey without suffering very serious side effects from withdrawal. Both meds have to be tapered off very slowly. Most people gain weight on Abilify. There are - 45% more...
    Nova169o2- over a year ago
  10. link A_s_k
    Abilify emotional wellbeing, destructive actions, bipolar, feelings
    30 year old bipolar wife and mother of toddler started Abilify. What we have seen. First 3 weeks - less depressed, nicer to be around. A pro - Became less tired, has more energy, seems more talkative, listens to others more, less internal, less zoned - 52% more...
    A_s_k- over a year ago - in Abilify
  11. link A_s_k
    RESULTS what other notice.
    30 year old bipolar wife and mother of toddler started Abilify. What we have seen. First 3 weeks - less depressed, nicer to be around. A pro - Became less tired, has more energy, seems more talkative, listens to others more, less internal, less zoned - 56% more...
    A_s_k- over a year ago - in Abilify
  12. link Mnbaltimore
    Abilify adderal, adilify, wholes, 8 years, meds
    My son who is 8 years old is on adderal and adilify and he started to kick wholes and my wall so i had to put him and the hosp. Is this normal behavior from these meds.
    Mnbaltimore- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Abilify
  13. link Kmj7254
    That is te adderall that is making him act that way, you should take him off of it immediately if possible! My son is fixing to be 6 next month and I put him on adderall an the first night he took it he was so hateful and mean, so I know exactly what - 41% more...
    Kmj7254- over a year ago
  14. link Mama2jackson
    my son got aggressive on adderall too. try vyvanse.
    Mama2jackson- over a year ago
  15. link Psycoticlypretty
    Abilify gaining weight, zoloft, zombie, joke, feelings
    I was taking zoloft for a year and became a zombie i didn't care about anything the bills weren't getting payed i liked to be mean to my husband on purpose and i didn't care if i hurt his feelings they were a joke to me . Anyways i started taking abi - 53% more...
    Psycoticlypretty- over a year ago - in Abilify
  16. link Psycoticlypretty
    Abilify gaining weight, zoloft, love, sun
    Love Abilify was on zoloft went numb wasn't paying bills not caring about anything. Now im on abilify instead and its keeping me from my self except im gaining weight and im always tired . I get burned in the sun super fast .
    Psycoticlypretty- over a year ago - in Abilify
  17. link Csabrina
    Abilify lexapro, medications, mirror, diet
    I gained 5 lbs a month and went from a size 4 to a disgusting size 14 in 6 months on just 2 mg of ambilify & 5 mg of Lexapro. I just stopped both, am exercising 5 days a week and eating a 1200 calorie a day diet. Does anyone know if the weight wi - 47% more...
    Csabrina- over a year ago - in Abilify
  18. link Nancylane2
    Abilify heart meds, heart surgery, physical strength, message system, heart attack
    My husband took 15 mg. Abilify for 4 years. In May actually almost 2 yrs. ago he had heart-attack. Then 1 year ago heart surgery; all the while not aware that you cant mix Abilify with heart meds. ! we showed Dr. article and he immediately started to - 69% more...
    Nancylane2- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Abilify
  19. link Dsummers
    my husband was taking abilify for 6 weeks when he couldn't walk, he could not breath and had severe migraines. He is sweating a lot due to the pain of the migraines. He had been to the ER twice to get test done because he could not think, his speech - 62% more...
    Dsummers- over a year ago
  20. link Greenmachine
    Abilify brain chemistry, extreme fatigue, naturopath, meds, vitamins
    I was on ability for about 2 weeks to try to help calm my racing thoughts and chill me out on my supposed "mania" (The dr. said I might have a slight mania), at first it helped just a touch, not really much - but then towards the end of the - 72% more...
    Greenmachine- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Abilify
  21. link Nancylane2
    Did you ever get your energy back? My husband is experiencing the same thing, and top of it he's been taking it for 4 years, had a heart attack a year ago, then found out it can kill him to take it with his heart medicine. Now he naps all day, really - 26% more...
    Nancylane2- over a year ago
  22. link Stopthemaddness
    Abilify anti depressents, depression drugs, preson, dead person, suicidal thoughts
    My 16 y/o daughter has been on ability for a year. they have upped her dose and downed it to add more anti-depressants,then upped it again to 20 mg a day. She has been hospitalized 5 times in this year for suicidal thoughts and depression. She would - 80% more...
    Stopthemaddness- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Abilify
  23. link Mama2jackson
    wow, i was on it for a month and puked so much i vomited bile. i went from 115lbs to 98lbs in that month. and my depression got worse. seriously, get her off of abilify. there are safer options.
    Mama2jackson- over a year ago
  24. link Gretcher25
    Abilify bipolar symptoms, welbutrin, red bull, bipolar, signs of pregnancy
    I have been on abilify for over a year, and have gained over 50 lbs. I eat the same, and try to exercise when I can. I am so upset about it that it seems to be making my bipolar symptoms worse. It also makes me very tired if I take it during the day - 33% more...
    Gretcher25- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Abilify
  25. link Mama2jackson
    i had to be taken off of abilify after a month. i showed signs of pregnancy essentially, but i was vomitting so much that i began to vomit bile. yeah, not cool. plus, i was 115lbs before and about 98lbs after. welbutrin isn't too bad. i smoke and it - 48% more...
    Mama2jackson- over a year ago
  26. link Mayfairie
    Abilify bipolar ii, rare side effect, lots of hair, lucky ones, zyprexa
    I have had good luck with abilify helping my bipolar II and it helped me lose all the weight I gained from being on zyprexa, but within days of taking it I started to lose lots of hair. I was on it for a year then went off of it because the hair loss - 75% more...
    Mayfairie- over a year ago - in Abilify
  27. link Pigletage3
    Abilify depression mood swings, kolonapin, trazodone, seroquel, lamictal
    I felt good while taking 15 mg of abilify. My Dr. took me off it because it is over $500.00 a month. However I am having some depression, mood swings, crying and sleeplessness even with 2 mg of kolonapin. It has only been one week. Should I be patien - 48% more...
    Pigletage3- over a year ago - in Abilify
  28. link Broncofan990
    Abilify doctors office, seroquel, gaining weight, being overweight, ounce
    I'm am really ticked off! Today at the doctors office, the scale revealed that I've gained 17 pounds in a year. And it's all thanks to the Abilify! I was previously on Seroquel and I never gained an ounce. I'm just so mad right now. I mean, when I wa - 70% more...
    Broncofan990- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Abilify
  29. link Pigletage3
    I gained over 40lbs on seroquel, quit taking it and lost 20lbs right away. I just quit taking abilify because it is over $500.00 a month, yet I have been so emotional, depressed, crying and I can't sleep since I quit taking it. (it has only been a we - 58% more...
    Pigletage3- over a year ago
  30. link Pigletage3
    I have Bipolar disorder and take Lamictal 200mg, Trazodone 100mg, abilify 15mg and seroquel. I gained 47lbs on seroquel and I just quit taking abilify because of the high cost. I have found after a week of being off abilify that I am emotional, cryin - 58% more...
    Pigletage3- over a year ago