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Old 10-26-2006, 01:54 PM   #1
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Anybody ever been on this medicine? The dose is 10 or 15 mg daily.

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Old 10-26-2006, 10:48 PM   #2
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Re: Zyprexa?


i HATED it!

I got nothing good out of it. The best thing I could have done for myslef was get off it! Anytime I see anyone post on this drug I write, I write about my disdain for something that is supposed to be so great but in reality is nothing but trouble.

After choosing to go off it I was moved over to Lithium and I have nothing but praise for it! I still have lows but they are not near what they used to be (plus I am on the lowest dose possible and I am sure if I wanted I could up it a little and I would be a staright line). My vote is for Zyprexa to be taken off the market but I am only one person, so I use this as a way to caution as many as I can!

Ultimately it is your call...I am just sharing with you my thoughts.


Old 10-27-2006, 01:18 AM   #3
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Re: Zyprexa?


I thought Zyprexa was fantastic. It kept me so stable for ages. I thought it really fixed me, but I'm off it now because I put on heaps and heaps of weight while on it.

See ya

Old 10-27-2006, 03:02 PM   #4
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Re: Zyprexa?

I have been taking Zyprexa for one month. I have no anxiety.. and love being on this drug.I have no ups or downs.
I have to watch my weight though

ps "Can you telll me what is so aweful about the the drug.

It is suppose to be the silver bullet. of this type of medicine.

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