Tag Archive: Mood stabilizer

Living a mixed affective episode and sodium valproate

So over the past month or so I have been in the throws of a mixed affective episode which has been extremely unpleasant. I have been violently swinging from the depths of depression… Continue reading

Reality of mental illness #3 MEDICATION

One of the main problems that people with mental illness face is taking medication. I take the following every day…

Lithium

So a week ago I was started on lithium, which is a mood stabiliser and it appears to be working. I am feeling much better in mood than I have in a long… Continue reading