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Help... Falling in the pit again

(7 Posts)
superlambanana Wed 02-Oct-13 22:21:54

I was doing so well. Now I can't remember how to get out. I feel horrendous. I can't concentrate on anything and just keep crying. hmm I hate feeling like this.

superlambanana Wed 02-Oct-13 22:22:23

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FavoriteThings Thu 03-Oct-13 22:15:15

Have you seen the GP?

superlambanana Thu 03-Oct-13 22:38:24

Yep, on the meds. It's just come out of the blue.

FavoriteThings Thu 03-Oct-13 22:42:59

How long have you been on them for? According to some on MN they can take 2 weeks to kick in.

superlambanana Fri 04-Oct-13 10:39:15

Over a year! Reduced dose a few months ago. Made some life changes and things were pretty settled. I think I always have this fear that it'll come back hanging over me so when it does it's even worse, partly because I know how it affects DH too and it's not fair on him.

FavoriteThings Fri 04-Oct-13 10:46:54

My opinion is that a marriage is a partnership. So there are times that things are rough for 1 person, but hopefully the other person will be supportive. And in life, it happens the other way around too.

As I understand it, depression can come and go. I found ignoring the feeling worked. You cant necessarily ignore the effects, but if the depression is somewhat ignored, it doesnt have such a power.

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