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Skipping meds just one time doesn’t really do anything. But how long does it normally take to cause problems? Not that I’m trying to get manic, I’m just curious.
 
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Really don’t think it is worth even wondering. Take them if they are advised, don’t take them if you are off meds, but messing with a treatment plan is asking for trouble.
 
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Skipping meds just one time doesn’t really do anything. But how long does it normally take to cause problems? Not that I’m trying to get manic, I’m just curious.
Don’t skip your meds even one time.
It’s a bad habit to get into.

Trying to become manic will lead to psychosis.
Bad idea.
 
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Sometimes I skip my antidepressants and feel better but trouble starts if I don't take them for 2 days in a row.
 
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If you miss one dose by accident, you are probably going to be ok. The problem is whether you do this more than once and or deliberately. The body becomes used to the medications to the extent that you will get withdrawal symptoms in addition to the return of the condition you are trying to treat.
 
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Don’t skip your meds even one time.
It’s a bad habit to get into.

Trying to become manic will lead to psychosis.
Bad idea.
Ya, it did lead to psychosis last time I stopped the meds. I just skipped once, but I plan on taking it again tonight. Alongside a couple caffeine pills. Lol. It’s gonna be great 😂😃
 
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I hit withdrawal within a few hours and become physically ill and emotionally distressed.
 
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Ya, it did lead to psychosis last time I stopped the meds. I just skipped once, but I plan on taking it again tonight. Alongside a couple caffeine pills. Lol. It’s gonna be great 😂😃
Did you take your meds?
 
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Glad to hear it. Hopefully you keep it up!
 
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