Tag Archive: side effects

The Side Effects of Sanity

Medication side effects-especially those caused by our psychiatric medications-can be so severe that it makes us want to throw all our meds away.  You can’t even imagine how bad it is unless you’ve… Continue reading

Stopping the Scary Pills

After much thought and research on the subject, I walked into my psychiatrist’s office this morning and announced to her that I’d like to discontinue my antipsychotic medication.  I’ve been thinking about it… Continue reading

Disorderly Eating

I have an eating disorder.  I’m sure I’ve mentioned it before, but I don’t think I’ve ever talked about it in serious detail. Well, the present time seems appropriate to tell the tale,… Continue reading

Pills Are Like Candy

A large part of K’s life revolves around the use of different medications.  She takes all sorts of pills, and has been taking psychotropic medication(s) on and off since she was 16 years… Continue reading