It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Depression Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-20-2004, 10:50 AM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Ashburn, Va
Posts: 32
KimmieVanH HB User
Can My Dr Rx "Uppers"

I have been on Effexor XR 300mgs a day for over a year. My Dr has recently put me on Topamax at night. I am have no energy at all. I cannot function. Do doctors EVER prescribe medicines that make you more energetic and alert like Ritalin? Just wondering.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 04-20-2004, 11:14 AM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 1,948
index.html HB User
Re: Can My Dr Rx "Uppers"

Generally not, if you don't have ADD.

Wellbutrin is an antidepressant that tends to be more energizing than the others. Perhaps you and your doctor might want to consider it.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
I"ve made it 24 hours almost with this splint taape TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint 0 09-13-2008 10:16 PM
Smoking "ice" everyday for 3-4 mos. Scared for our health but too addicted.. NdInfoPls Addiction & Recovery 10 09-04-2006 11:07 PM
"Mania" as its own theme? Kathrin74 Bipolar Disorder 15 08-19-2005 02:25 PM
"Is this a lot of Stimulants for a 10 yr.old?" Jack Saturn ADD / ADHD 5 08-18-2005 12:53 AM
Blame It On The "Chemical Imbalance"?? sweeterthan Depression 38 08-12-2005 01:10 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:15 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!