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

Anxiety Message Board

SSRI's Fail

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-11-2011, 07:44 PM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: new york
Posts: 37
singact HB User
SSRI's Fail

I've tried 3 SSRI's and felt the same on all 3 (Prozac-worked for 4 years then stopped, Zoloft, and Lexapro). What happens after SSRI's fail? I'm terrified to find out what the next step is, but I need to know there is something after this. I can't see my psychiatrist for another 2 weeks.


Last edited by singact; 04-11-2011 at 07:44 PM.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 04-12-2011, 10:07 AM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: NY
Posts: 604
itburns2004 HB Useritburns2004 HB Useritburns2004 HB Useritburns2004 HB Useritburns2004 HB Useritburns2004 HB Useritburns2004 HB Useritburns2004 HB User
Re: SSRI's Fail

Dont be scared. Maybe its time to take a different path now. There are integrated doctors, even alternative doctors who actually specialize in stress and fatigue. It is an amazing field and a very knowledgeable one! Therapy can be used alongside it. Look up acam. It will list dr's in your area. It is a scientific prooven fact that all people, especially panic/anxiety ridden people have defienciencies in their body. Makes total sense. You can bring at least partial relief to yourself if you can balance out your bodies defiencies. Sometimes more than partial relief. You can begin by acam. Then go buy magnesium.. take 250mg at night (away from any other medication,pills..etc..leave large time frame between them). Then buy d3 gel caps and take 2000i.u a day. I would suggest b12 shots, more realistically a b complex. While you are decieding or awaiting next dr. visit treat yourself and take the above noted. it took years for your body to get to where it is and im sure you have adrenal fatigue from all the stress, your body is a machine honestly and it needs proper nutrition and supplements to function. Regular doctors are begining to recognize the reality that mant illness, especially stress are helped by nutrition and supplements. Never believe there is only one way to fix your health and well being. If you brought in your car and the mechanic said he did not have the correct parts to fix your car so he was just going to give you what he had and whatever happens happens, you would think he was silly and take your care to another mechanic..true. So, do the same for yourself.

The Following User Says Thank You to itburns2004 For This Useful Post:
singact (04-12-2011)
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Does SSRI nervousness go away? Dawn B. Anxiety 12 05-23-2007 01:06 PM
Need advice on SSRI... change or lose them j2006 Anxiety 8 01-09-2007 05:16 AM
Tranquilizers or SSRI's? miche31 Anxiety 1 09-28-2006 12:44 PM
Starting and SSRI make anxiety worse? pinkeetoz Anxiety 3 05-10-2006 10:29 AM
Help Please !!! SSRI'S Rogerwilco Anxiety 1 11-05-2005 10:15 PM
not tolerating any ssri's bad experiences JJCHEEK Anxiety 26 09-27-2005 07:02 AM
Can You Drink Alcohol On Ssri's? jbbrocky Anxiety 11 06-18-2005 06:56 AM
SSRI's vs. Benzos Random2 Anxiety 5 06-02-2004 03:51 PM
anyone ever taken an ssri with proponol together? URGENT RESPONSE PLSE XxlDippsxX Anxiety 6 07-15-2003 03:37 AM
Each SSRI structure is different - MUST READ IT NOW! Just-A-Boy Anxiety 4 01-19-2003 12:00 AM

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 08:40 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!