I may not need to go back on Depakote

This is my 8th day on the increased dose of 5mg of Risperdal and today my moods have been very stable!
I guess it takes some time before Risperdal starts working.
I’m waiting for my Depakote to arrive by mail but at this point I may not need to go on it!

I’ll see how my moods go but I have a feeling that 5mg of Risperdal is doing a good job stabilizing my moods.

I’ll wait and see.

I’ll reach out to my doctor if I decide not to take the Depakote.

At least it’s there just in case.

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That would be great if you only need Risperdal. The less meds the better

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Yes, why thank you @Ferb!

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That’s great news! I really hope the risperidone works for you

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Thanks @ZmaGal!

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The problem now is that the Risperdal is “calming” me down a bit too much.
I feel dead and sedate.

that sucks but that could get better after a while i think.

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No I’ll be cutting down on my Risperdal dose from 5mg to 4mg.
5mg of Risperdal is making me physically ill.

I’m going back on Depakote in the meantime.

Seems like I can’t function without Depakote.
I keep coming back to it.

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