Tag: prescriptions

  • Withdrawal Symptoms and Mental Health

    “Despite what appears to be a low risk of addiction in naïve, chronic pain patients, it is reasonable to ask how much harm is actually done to patients with chronic pain by withholding opiate analgesics.” ― Howard L. Fields About a week after I was discharged from the hospital I started having migraine headaches. Usually when […]

  • Affordable?

    I am not really sure when I started noticing the price of everything. Debating with a company over the cost of their services. Look through all of the flyers to see which store has the best prices. Is it something that happens when you grow older, I don’t remember noticing the prices of everything before buying.

  • Mental Health, Mental Wellbeing – Some Facts

    “Anything that’s human is mentionable, and anything that is mentionable can be more manageable. When we can talk about our feelings, they become less overwhelming, less upsetting, and less scary.” Fred Rogers A couple posts back I wrote a post titled “Mental Health & Access To Health Care“. In the comment section Chelsea Owen wrote the […]

  • Prescriptions And Blood Tests

    I thought for this post a brief alert.  I have suffered with blood clots in the past and it is for that reason I take Warfarin.  It requires frequent blood tests, preferably monthly.   The blood test is called I.N.R, it tests for the clotting factor within the blood. Yesterday I had blood work done.  The […]

  • Medications – Be Informed 2

    This is the last of the medications I take to treat me being bi-polar.  My medications is what keeps me stable.  A lot of mood stabilizers! Medications Continued Quetiapine Uses This medication is used to treat certain mental/mood conditions (such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, sudden episodes of mania or depression associated with bipolar disorder). Quetiapine […]