Day 691, Transition

  Transitioning from one antidepressant to another is my main goal for now.  Today is my first day without Imipramine since starting to take it.  So far, so good.  No depression yet or any other weird withdrawal effect.  Since I am on the lowest possible dose, my doctor said to take it every other day Read More …

Day 688, What Do You Do At a Medication Crossroads?

  Just as I was growing confident that my depression was gone forever, I learned today that my new medication, a tricyclic antidepressant, which is working so well, is probably causing an abnormal EKG or electrocardiogram.  Tomorrow, I will talk to my psychiatrist about the results of my EKG.  I am at a crossroads.   Read More …

Day 217, Relief from Depression with SAMe

Day 217, Relief from Depression with SAMe   Evening   Today it occurred to me how important each component of my Big Four is.  My Big Four is JV Life Tracker, meditation or mindfulness, Cronometer, and my blog.  I have decided to add FMTV, reading and studying, and interacting with others on Facebook.  I also Read More …