I posted a little while ago about my wife's recovery from PP and trying to get back into her daily work/home life....
Medicine induced diabetes
Last year I was given a drug by a neurologist called olanzapine it was to aid me to go to sleep but it was not a sleeping tablet it was more ...
I feel that I need some help. Had PP in Feb this year 5 weeks after my baby was born....
Have Any Of You Gained On Bipolar Medication?
I'm on bipolar medication called olanzapine ,and my highest weight was 131 kg ,but I have managed to lose some of that weight....
Olanzapine v Quetiapine
Hi, Does anyone have any thoughts on the difference between the 2 above medications? My daughter had PPP 3 years ago and occasionally has a r...
Aripiprazole- feedback pls
Hi, I had PP in 2010. Been relatively well since then, but had a lot of stress in the last year ( a shock bereavement ) and have been put on ...
I am currently on 7.5mg Olanzapine at night and 200mg of Zoloft. I tried to lower the Olanzapine from 5 to 2.5 ( with my doctor's approval ) ...
Just diagnosed and new to Olanzapine
hi, I’ve just been diagnosed with post-partum and prescribed low dose of Olanzapine. I’m feeling pretty overwhelmed by it all....
Considering second baby
I’ve recently had a pre conception appointment and we are considering our options. Has anyone had their second or third etc without taking me...
I had PP in 2016 and I have been on a long journey of recovery since then!...
Very low mood
I am taking olanzapine which is making me very tired but I am also having CBT sessions weekly....
Brief Psychosis Disorder
I have been diagnosed with Bi-polar several times since I have had 2 psychosis events after PP....
How do you lose weight on bipolar meds?
I know weight gain isn't uncommon on bipolar meds ,but I went from skinny 95 kg to 131 kg on olanzapine. I have managed slim down to 118....
Coming Off Lithium -any advice?
This is my first experience with lithium and only episode of psychosis so I'm hoping it will not develop into a long term condition, but comi...
Hi everyone, Has anyone had any lasting neg effects from being on olanzapine after coming off it. I was on it for 9 months this time ( this w...
I was on insulin after taking the drug olanzapine prescribed by a doctor, I contacted dvla and they revoked my hgv licence but I kept my car ...
Trying for a second baby
I had pp after the birth of my son in March 2016, I was fortunate enough to respond very well to treatment and did not need to go to an MBU. ...
This is hell- please respond
I hope somebody replies to me with an answer that will comfort my brain and spirit The thoughts are becoming unbearable The thoughts tell me ...
Zyprexa .... olanzapine
I just come back from the doctors and have been prescribed Zyprexa ( olanzapine ) Comments much appreciated please...
Sister with PP and depression at home
My sister lives in Somerset, UK and had been diagnosed with PP 12 days after giving birth of a beautiful baby boy. At the beginning of Decemb...
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