That's right I am going to have myself a red wine or two. I haven't drank any alcohol for a year due to medications. It's 6pm Christmas Eve all alone at home so a nice wine is called for. I'll probably be asleep after one.
Let's start by saying I am not or never was an alcoholic. I'd like a few cold beers over the weekend, like many other people. Nowadays, since I have been on all these medications for Bipolar I have no desire to drink any alcohol and that is not like me. I wonder what medications cause … Continue reading Bipolar Medication Has Stopped Me Drinking Alcohol
She's Sweet But a Psycho... *Sips Drink* Cos Girl I wa, I want You Right Now... *Sips Drink* I can lift you up, I can show you what you wanna see... *Sips Drink* Why does the sun go on shining... *Sips Drink* Someone told me long ago, there's a calm before the storm... *Sips Drink* … Continue reading Discovered My Mania Trigger
This was just a passing thought today when I had a couple of beers. We all know that mood stabilisers and anti-psychotics have alcohol listed as avoid when taking said medication. After my first beer I got the same "spaced" feeling that you get when you take a strong analgesic such as tramadol or oxycodone. … Continue reading Alcohol, Lithium and Olanzapine