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Feeling energized on Geodon

Postby Evahunny3030 » Sat Aug 11, 2018 10:35 pm

Has anyone else had this side effect? I take 40 mg with food twice a day. I wake up feeling energized but by the time I get to work I feel like I did two lines of coke and I uncomfortably energetic. It almost feels like a manic episode but without any other symptoms. By 2pm I am usually fine and I sleep normally by 11pm and sleep through the night a full 8 hours. I work out to burn off the energy but it doesn't seem to help. Aside from this I really like Geodon and want to stay on it. My psych wants me to keep on it for another month to see if this goes away as I have only been on it 2 weeks. Any advice appreciated
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Re: Feeling energized on Geodon

Postby z7z » Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:31 pm

Might talk to your doc about a mood stabilizer like Lithium or Lamictal as well. Anti-psychotics don't help that well with mood in my experience but are good at keeping your thoughts fairly normal.
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