I have a history of chronic depression and anxiety. One time about six years ago I was in a really low bad place and I went as far as taking an overdose of my medications; Venlafaxine and Olanzipine, I took about eight Venlafaxine and three olanzipine. I obviously survived and I now really regret this stupid mistake and realise that life is precious and I'd never do it again. But now I worry about the long term effects on my body and health, and my liver and kidneys. I guess the worry is pointless but it still comes back and 'bites my brain' now and again. I'm just looking for some reasurrance that I can be healthy and normal after this horrendous mistake I made,
Hi Davina. We all do things we regret, it's only human. Instead of being so hard on yourself, be grateful that you survived and learned a great lesson. If there were going to be any long term effects from this, the doctors would have told you. Live your life and not worry it away. Take care!
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