Saphris day one

Last night I took my first dose of Saphris. I don’t remember much after that. I slept for 12 hours. I vaguely remember being led to bed and falling over on the way, but that’s about it.

At 2:30 the Valkyrie, the Naiad, and I went off to see N’s doctor for a routine check-up.  Came home, had dinner, ran errands (Office Depot for a mouse, BFF’s house to check on her cats, and Walgreens for a few things),and spent the evening hanging out with my girls: spinning, in my case, and watching V play more Dragon Age.

It sounds like a pretty calm day, doesn’t it?  It would have been, if I hadn’t been struggling with feeling wrong all day.  I felt like… it was sort of like if someone changed the lenses of my glasses to a different prescription without telling me. Except it was my brain that was off, not my eyes.  I felt jittery and too-aware, but everyone kept telling me how much better I seemed and how proactive I was being about stuff.  So I was confused and concerned that I felt so weird but was acting so great.


This evening I realized that because the Saphris had knocked me out so fast last night, I’d forgotten to take my meds.  And this morning I was so groggy I forgot to take them then, too.

Frankly, it is amazing that I functioned as well as I did today.  Amazing.  I hope I do that well tomorrow, because I managed to get in early to see my gynecologist for my HRT.  Meep.  This should be interesting…

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