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If a person has overdosed on a medicine three years ago, can…

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If a person has overdosed on a medicine three years ago, can that person ever take that medicine again?

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

It was my daughter. She takes Divsproex,Olanzapine,Lamictal,Fluoxetine, & Lorazepam. She overdosed on Respirdone & Wellbutrin. She is allergic to Dylantin & Tegrotol

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

She had Lyme Disease in 1985, and it left her with a seizure disorder, and also chemical imbalance, which now is bipolar.

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Avoiding risperidone would be a good idea. It does have the potential for suicidal tendency as a side effect
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