Have you experienced trouble sleeping before? Any tips to share? My personal experience doesn't match up with this article. Aside from my recent struggles with oxycodone addiction, right now I feel the most stable I've felt in a long time on one of the newer antidepressants, Viibryd (vilazodone), which I've been taking... "Dual diagnosis is the term used when a person has a mood disorder such as depression or bipolar disorder (also known as manic depression) and a problem with alcohol or drugs." -Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance I myself have my own problems with ad... The leaders of Bipolar thought you might also enjoy participating in Mental Illness, so they've made it a part of their community neighborhood! Check out the rest of Bipolar community's neighborhood here. Would like to share this site with this community. It cracks me up. I hope this spreads some smiles among this community Diagnosed as bipolar I a few years ago and have been on abilify since then. i have been very stable, everything going well except i gained 50 pounds. My doasge is low so I asked my Dr. if i could try going off. She said ok, so we tapered off over a couple... Let me start by saying I'm not a doctor, I'm a bipolar patient, and this is what I know from my experiences and from talking to others and reading. I've had Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) done, and for those who hear "shock therapy" and are thinking abou... Any psych meds, for bipolar or any other mental health conditions such as anxiety, ADHD, etc. I'm curious!