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what bipolar meds will collaborate with the ones I am takin

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I recently within the last few months was weaned off of a high dose of lithium to help treat my disorder it worked for a few years then stopped I was told I needed to be on other meds with it as well. I had my medications changed to lamictal and Zoloft but was told they were for depression and anxiety what bipolar meds will collaborate with the ones I am taking?

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replied March 28th, 2015
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Lamictal is the medication prescribed by your doctor to control the bipolar symptoms and Zoloft is being prescribed to treat you for depression and anxiety issues.

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