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

Depression Message Board

is this depression? feeling nothing

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-08-2008, 05:30 AM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 180
stay2gether HB User
is this depression? feeling nothing

Most days I just dont even get out of bed apart from when I have to to go to work. The thing is I dont really feel anything ever....I never feel happy or sad I just feel nothing. I can just sit and not do anything for hours partly because I dont see any point anymore and I dont have the motivation. I dont have any passion for anything anymore. I am alone most of the time apart from whan I am at work. Ocassionally maybe once every 3 month I will feel really good and positive about things but this is short and is once again followed by negativity that goeson for ages untill the next positive few days....when ever that may be

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 09-08-2008, 08:50 AM   #2
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: N.B. Canada
Posts: 25
saxlady HB User
Re: is this depression? feeling nothing

Yep...sure sounds like depression to me. I have been the same way for about 10 years till 2 weeks ago when I finally gave in and told the doc. We decided on effexar. I've been fighting this for a long time but just couldn't take it anymore. I have read sooo much bad stuff on antidepressents but had to do something. Well, I'm a new woman. I can not believe how good I feel. I started on 37s and yesterday went to 75s. I'm hoping to stop there. I am a musician and I don't want to screw up my "groove", so to speak. My hubby is VERY happy about it all. Every day he checks to see if I have need for a new prescription. Doesn't want me to miss a day. LOL. I don't know if this is what you need but it sure would be worth a try. The side effects were a little much at first. Nasia[ can't spell] and a mettalic taste but that went away in 6 days. Life is too short. Don't waste it. Find a solution.

Old 09-08-2008, 01:17 PM   #3
Junior Member
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: nc
Posts: 45
Re: is this depression? feeling nothing

yep just like me..been depresed for a long time...go get help now

Old 09-12-2008, 06:07 PM   #4
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 180
stay2gether HB User
Re: is this depression? feeling nothing

hi yeah Iv been on meds a few years back too but it got to the stage where I was just emotionless lol. All emotions were the same. So when I came off them it was like I had just woke up wierdly enough. Maybe my dose was a little high back then as my depression was the worst it had ever been. but maybe a small amount may help I might go back onthem, been thinking about it.

Old 09-12-2008, 06:08 PM   #5
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 180
stay2gether HB User
Re: is this depression? feeling nothing

you still feeling good saxlady? how do you feel the meds have helped? like do they stop neg thoughts for you?

Old 09-17-2008, 05:15 AM   #6
Junior Member
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: uk
Posts: 22
dippyme HB User
Re: is this depression? feeling nothing

Yeah i get like this too, i find the 'no' emotions more scarey than the weeping or down feelings - it makes you feel like your not living - its horrible as you all know.
Hope you can get some help to relieve these symptoms xxxxxxxxx

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
no improvement in treatment resistant depression alwayssad Depression 6 11-27-2010 08:02 PM
i have no more depression or bipolar thanks to neurofeedback klight317 Bipolar Disorder 52 05-17-2009 12:30 PM
Sharing my story...stuggling w/ depression, anxiety, panic attacks and halusinations wanttoshare Depression 2 01-19-2009 05:59 AM
Some questions about Depression mattm4001 Depression 10 08-25-2008 11:11 PM
im not sure if this is depression or not. PLEASE HELP homesickalien Depression 2 04-12-2008 06:21 PM
My changing faces of depression and Anxiety... Please Read! jealibeanz Depression 25 09-22-2006 12:10 PM
messed up exams because of depression dave_81 Depression 13 06-06-2005 12:44 AM
Dysthymia,Depression & Addiction FahrFromLuzin Depression 1 11-20-2004 03:22 AM
GAD and Depression Tanki Panic Disorders 2 05-18-2004 09:28 AM
Anxiety and depression, a deadly combo... Phoenixprouk Depression 7 01-05-2004 01:49 PM

« depression | moving »
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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 05:54 AM.

Site owned and operated by™
Terms of Use © 1998-2016™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!