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Question about my meds? (Need to know by tonight preferably). - October 15th 2013, 01:12 PM

So I'm currently on 150 mg of Zoloft and 5 mg of abilify. This sounds really, really awful, but like, the past two weeks or so I didn't take it because someone moved the bottles and we couldn't find them. This is the first time in the 2-3 years I've been on medication that I lost a bottle like that, so I promise I'm not usually irresponsible. Anyway, I found them last night and took my prescribed dosages. I woke up at 1 AM and didn't fall back asleep until around 4 AM, and then when I woke up again at 5:30, I vomited. I stayed home from school today just in case I'd get sick more throughout the day, but if I take my medications again tonight, is it likely I'll start vomiting again? I really don't wanna miss another school day tomorrow. I was considering taking them at around 5 or 6 o clock tonight instead of right before I fall asleep, that way I can kind of "wear off" and nausea I might get...
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Re: Question about my meds? (Need to know by tonight preferably). - October 15th 2013, 03:26 PM


Do you remember if you had these symptoms when you first started taking the meds? If so, then it's probably just your body getting used to them again since you went without them for (in the body's opinion) a long time.

If you think taking them at an earlier time might help then I'd suggest do that but don't just stop taking them since these symptoms will most likely go away once your body is used to the medication again which is usually no longer than a week.

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Re: Question about my meds? (Need to know by tonight preferably). - October 15th 2013, 10:53 PM

I do not know what the half life of those drugs are. I would consider calling the pharmacy that filled the medications or the prescriber and ask if they need to start you on a lower level to get you back to your therapeutic level.
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