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What do you do if you miss a dose of your meds?


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August 30th, 2013, 09:43 AM
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Do you just skip it or do you try to make it up somehow? Does missing one dose mess up your moods?

My doctor told me I was a brittle bipolar, meaning I can't miss any meds without it really throwing me off. I'm upset because I have been doing perfect, taking them, every day exactly on time and last night I couldn't find my lithium. I found it this morning but for some reason I just couldn't find where it last night so I've missed a dose. I was really depressed for several weeks so I don't want this to throw me back into a depression. I can't make up a dose with lithium so I just have to skip it and get back on track. I'm hoping it doesn't affect me too much.
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September 4th, 2013, 09:20 AM
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I usually take mine first thing of the morning if I remember mid day I just take it then.

If i miss a dose I can tell a difference in my moods and how i react to stuff.
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September 5th, 2013, 03:05 AM
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I take mine at night. If I fall asleep without them I usually wake up a few hours later and realize that's why I'm awake. So I take them then
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