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Is Anyone Aware Of Being Mono-polar Instead Of Bi-polar?

Is Anyone Aware Of Being Mono-polar Instead Of Bi-polar?

Bi-polar is specifically manic swings from highs to lows. I call it Mono-polar because it is different in that your mood swing goes from neutral to either a high or a low without the continued swing in the opposite direction. i.e. I don't get manic highs, but I experience manic lows of depression with my swing only going as far up as neutral or not caring; flat and emotionless. I am diagnosed as bi-polar because there isnt a listing for mono-polar but the… read more

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

So many labels now. My clinician just days Mood disorder. Thats my.main diagnosis. DSM changes all the.time
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posted about 4 years ago
A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I have heard that called unipolar depression.

posted about 4 years ago
A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

You just described me perfectly. But i am not bipolar. Major depressive disorder. Just labels

posted about 4 years ago
A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

i get real chatty that's my hi but i am with you on this

posted about 4 years ago
A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I have been diagnosed uni polar. I am prescribed lithium, diazepam and zopiclone but nothing changes.

posted about 4 years ago
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