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Anyone taking 2 anti-psychotics at the same time?

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Hi,
I take geodon and latuda(lowest dose). Has anyone else been prescribed 2 anti-psychotics? My doc tried lowering my geodon and I went into an episode. I think she wanted to replace it but now wants to keep both. I can't go too high on geodon and neither on latuda but I feel messed up that I take 2 and thinking am I the only one on 2?
 
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I'm on 10mg of Aripiprazole and 4mg of Risperidone.

Any higher on the Aripiprazole and I get increased anxiety and restlessness so I started to take the Risperidone.
 
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Is seroquel an antipsychotic? If so than yes, seroquel and aripaprazole. My insurance asks me to tell my dr that I don’t need both, but it’s working so I don’t want to mess with it.
 
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Yeah, Seroquel (Quetiapine) is an antipsychotic as well.
 
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I have aripiprazole orally and zuclopentixol in depot form.
 
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I take Aripiprazole and Sodium Valporate. Cheap, generic medications that really work.
 
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Hi,
I take geodon and latuda(lowest dose). Has anyone else been prescribed 2 anti-psychotics? My doc tried lowering my geodon and I went into an episode. I think she wanted to replace it but now wants to keep both. I can't go too high on geodon and neither on latuda but I feel messed up that I take 2 and thinking am I the only one on 2?
I was on two for about a year I think, just went back to one in the last month. I consider myself doing well because voices and all hallucinations are much more minimal now and some feelings from the past when I was normal are returning.
 
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I take aripriprizol and olanzapine. They are very important anti psychotics for me.
 
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I take Aripiprazole and Sodium Valporate. Cheap, generic medications that really work.
Do you have much of a problem with depression in your illness and if so is there a noticeable difference from before you were taking these in combination or not?
 
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