Anxiety Early in Subsequent Pregnancies

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Dear Experts,
I have suffered 4 losses in the past year and a half. I am now just over 5 weeks pregnant and I am a basket case. Every time I am waiting for my beta results, I cry like a baby until I get them. My last results only doubled in 73 hours, so now I am in a complete state of panic! How do I deal with it?

Thank you.

Psychiatric Medication during Pregnancy

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I was diagnosed with bi-polar disorder 7 years ago. It usually manifests itself as extreme irritablility and depression (only 4 severe manic episodes ever). I have been on a class C medication ever since my diagnosis, which elimitates all of my symptoms unless I am under high levels of stess or sleep deprivation...