Karen asked in HealthMental Health · 10 years ago

Has anyone ever had any good experiences with anti-psychotics?

If so, which one(s) were they?

I've tried quetiapine 400mg (hated it), aripiprazole 30mg (seems to be less effective than it used to be) and olanzapine 5mg (allergic).

3 Answers

  • Anonymous
    10 years ago
    Favourite answer

    Seroquel - Made me suicidal

    Abilify - Couldn't sleep and gained 30 lbs

    Geodon - Caused panic attacks and Tardive Dyskinesis

    Saphris - Love it - I feel completely normal on it.

  • Gabe
    Lv 6
    10 years ago

    The best I've been on so far is Invega. I am on that currently. I still have hallucinations/delusions right now but I am on a low dose to start. It has helped some though with being able to focus a bit better and hallucinations diminishing from what they used to be. I do notice I have an abnormal gait now but I am on 3 meds all together so it might be the others. I cant say for sure.

  • 10 years ago

    Olanzapine 5mg - made me fat.

    Respiridone - didnt' work.

    Abilify - makes me anxious, can't sit still I have to keep walking and it gave me a tachycardia for a few months.

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