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  1. Looking for some input!
    ... hill. It started with panic attacks(which lead to Paxil 25MG), then moodswings, then weightgain, then hardcore...
    ... other replacement meds. Any hypo_T who is being given Paxil , an antidepressant, would probably benefit more from...

  2. Ha! I knew it! Lab results; looking for "Top Doc" in MN
    ... I had the electrical zings while on other SSRI's ( paxil , celexa, prozac and floxetine(yes different than prozac...
    ... I had the electrical zings while on other SSRI's ( paxil , celexa, prozac and floxetine(yes different than prozac...
    ... my mum was depressive (she just used to cry, until paxil came along), i think my paternal grandmother was, ... summer when NO AD worked -- remeron, effexor, luvox, paxil -- and finally i realised that my T3 might be the...
    ... effects of the SSRS's were too much (weight gain on paxil - and the brain shocks were too much, my shrink denied ... that the shocks were paxil related, but I knew) I switched to prozac b/c of...
    ... summer when NO AD worked -- remeron, effexor, luvox, paxil -- and finally i realised that my T3 might be the...

  3. having a really bad day
    ... you're coming off them (i NEVER did, and i've taken paxil , zoloft, and a host of others because of what i'm...

  4. please help! any effect of antidepressants on TSH results?
    ... another board... >The drugs such as Prozac and Paxil , and Serzone, >cause increased metabolism of thyroid...

  5. Stress Induced Hypothyroidism?
    ... sickest during my 8 month long slow withdrawal from Paxil . I woke up one morning and I could not hold up my...
    ... hypothyroid (also gained lots of weight) after being on Paxil for about a year....Probably just coincidence - anyone...

  6. I need thyroid surgery and I am scared to death! Please help!
    ... fine. I thought it was anxiety so my doctor put me on Paxil and Xanax which seemed to help some of the time. Anyway...
    ... was in March of this year. I am currently taking paxil for that condition & still in counseling but on a...

  7. Iwannalife - Paxil
    ... I agree. Paxil has it's uses, definitely. But I would hesitate to ... have known alot of people who did not react well to Paxil , so why throw it in the mix when you're trying to ... your behavior is bothering your husband, give him the Paxil . :) Don't let anyone make you doubt yourself. You...

  8. tests to suggest???
    ... one. That usually just gets you a prescription for paxil . Be diplomatic and unemotional if you can. Tell him...

  9. tired of pretending
    ... you hit them with too much at once, you end up with Paxil . Wait and see what he/she suggests, but do be sure...

  10. possible hyperthyroid?
    ... been really tired lately.. but it might be part of paxil withdrawl now the things that make me think i can...
    ... symptoms could just as easily be diabetes, thyroid, Paxil withdrawal, etc. Have you had a complete blood panel...

  11. don't know what to do!!! help!!
    ... and no AD worked then, altho' UP to then i'd been on paxil for about five years) and it helped, sort of, but...
    ... away on the best dose for you. Are you still taking paxil ? Because that has it's own side effects too. Makes...
    ... Synthyroid and am starting to feel better. I was on Paxil for a short time and hated it! It made me constipated...

  12. Just want to vent a little!
    ... depressed and I walked out with a prescription for Paxil . My endo said not to take it, with my dosage increase...

  13. Thyroid problem?
    ... they simply tell me it's stress and just increase my Paxil dosage and send me home. My symptomes are: 1) Exhausted...

  14. ARRRGH! Dr. Frustration!!!!
    ... trying to convince me I was depressed and prescribed Paxil , sent out with no more tests. I did not take the ... Paxil . My symptoms continued so I decided to go to the...

  15. what else could it be??
    ... symptoms. when i went to the doc and he put me on paxil in a few weeks it began to work. my headaches went...

  16. I need help
    ... to the therapist that they suggested and was put on Paxil for anxiety, Welbutrin for depression and for good ... never addressed. But he did suggest that I take the Paxil and Welbutrin at night and "Let's just see if you...
    ... depressants. Many of us have had drs. who encouraged Paxil , almost before they even looked at us. The huge range...

  17. make sure you know what's in your medical record
    ... I would get a script for more tests instead got a Paxil prescription which I havent taken. I guess that was...

  18. Scary new lab results....PLEASE interpret for me
    ... PLEASE?! My Endo said that he would like to put me on Paxil ? I researched alittle and that looks to scarey for...
    ... Just a comment on paxil . I would not suggest this med for anyone. They should ... news just a few days ago, They were talking about paxil , and all the teen shooting at schools,columbine,etc ... . and they found that all those kids were on paxil ,or coming down off of it at the time of those shootings...
    ... issue too) :( , i'd like to say that i felt great on paxil , then my thyroid stopped working, then NO antiD worked ... want to tolerate it -- me: i'm for antiD's, and paxil worked fine for me ... and i think it's only when...
    ... I have friends who are on other SSRI's, including Paxil , with good results. If one SSRI doesn't work for...
    ... depressants, other than my mom had a bad experience with Paxil . Wouldn't it be better, since you're normally not...

  19. am I just a lazy whiner?
    ... them better). They started in Nov. and Zoloft and Paxil CR caused bad side effects and didn't help at all...
    ... cancellation. A passive patient usually ends up with Paxil . :)...

  20. Miller01 - Is Today the Day?
    ... constantly. They thought I was nervous and tried to give me Paxil . I gave up and then got determined to get healthy ... way down to the drs. dismissing symptoms and pushing Paxil . I cried for a while, then I saw a new Dr., was ready...

  21. Breathlessnass?
    ... stomach problems, walked out with a prescription for Paxil (anti-depressant). Of course I did not take it. ...

  22. is this all in my head?
    ... to know what to tell endo. Last time she suggested Paxil . I don't think that that is the answer...or maybe...
    ... my GP about 2 weeks ago and he tried to put me on Paxil , I guess because he feels there is nothing else he ... but possibly to run more tests on me, well I got the Paxil instead. My endo upped my meds from .025 to .088 ... and said I didnt need the paxil . Here it is 2 weeks later and I still dont feel better ... the increased dosage of Synthroid and that bottle of Paxil is really starting to tempt me. I have never been...
    ... Paxil causes severe weight gain, that in itself is enough...
    ... nodi, i felt great on paxil and didn't gain weight, and effexor made me gain weight...
    ... know quite a few people who have gained the weight on paxil , especially my husband who gained 25lbs the first...

  23. SPACINESS - Please, help!
    ... totally discount what you are saying and whip you onto Paxil or what ever and thats all. Its amazing how all the ... symptoms that they advertise on TV for Zoloft and Paxil are all the sypmtoms of being Hypo! It is very...

  24. went to the doctor today ......................
    ... of my problems were psychological and prescribed me Paxil . I have had numerous tests and x-rays-all negative...
    ... chological? I don't get that. You don't have to have that Paxil Rx filled, you know. Post your test results here...
    ... and yes I am not taking Paxil until I talk to my endo on Thursday. I felt like...

  25. Went to the doctor ..........
    ... of my problems were psychological and prescribed me Paxil . I have had numerous tests and x-rays-all negative...

  26. your thoughts on self-medicating
    ... even listen when I mention that? She talks about Paxil only. That the stress in my life is causing this...
    ... says. Like I said before, she is an advocate for Paxil . But I sure would like to give cytomel a try. What...
    ... Here is how I would deal with my doc on the Paxil issue. I would tell him/her that you are not interested ... needed. Levoxyl and Cytomel are far different than Paxil . Also, you should know that Cytomel is the more potent...
    ... ringbearer: Here is how I would deal with my doc on the Paxil issue. I would tell him/her that you are not interested ... needed. Levoxyl and Cytomel are far different than Paxil . Also, you should know that Cytomel is the more potent ... who suffers from chronic depression ... i've been on paxil , zoloft, effexor, manerix, and remeron, and when my...

  27. maybe i'm hyper?
    ... allergies. I told him of my anxiety, and he put me on Paxil . The Paxil didn't like my stomach at all so I stopped...
    ... allergies. I told him of my anxiety, and he put me on Paxil . The Paxil didn't like my stomach at all so I stopped...

  28. ellyn, how are you doing?
    ... which is why I'm back on levothroid. I'm also on paxil for the depression and zyprexa to help me sleep better...

  29. Thyroid Storm before Malfunction????
    ... a psychiatrist who put me on anti-anxiety meds and Paxil . It helped some but it was kind of like putting a...

  30. NOW what the heck is wrong with me?
    ... couple of years ago when i was :round: happily on paxil , i couldn't cry for the life of me -- didn't even...

  31. Effexor?
    ... i have to say that the best are the SSRIs (prozac, paxil , zoloft, luvox, celexa, etc.) ... all of these have ... different side effects tho' (zoloft made me nauseated, paxil worked wonders on me until my thyroid went south ... says it's ok not to (i didn't have to taper off my paxil , for example, because i was going onto effexor and...

  32. buspar anyone?
    ... years (once house bound at one point), and I take Paxil which helps. My TSH was really high and my doctor...

  33. Young Mom of 3... scared.. please help
    ... sought treatment for it, but have taken samples of Paxil and Zoloft, which my MIL has gotten for me through ... her work. The Zoloft did not help at all, but the Paxil seems to make me less edgy. I also wanted to add that...

  34. Anyone feel better?
    ... cytomel ... i know there are arguments against taking paxil (see the depression posts, which absolutely disgust ... really, i find the SSRIs wonderful ... my GP says that paxil "just makes you more you"; he's a big fan of it ....

  35. Depression
    ... Thank You! Gina I do take Paxil , I have taken this for about 6 years. I will have...

  36. Interesting Info On Hypothyroidism
    ... or not) and I was prescribed meds in the past like Paxil which I stopped taking because of the side-effects...
    ... or not) and I was prescribed meds in the past like Paxil which I stopped taking because of the side-effects...
    ... or not) and I was prescribed meds in the past like Paxil which I stopped taking because of the side-effects...

  37. Question
    ... past has been quick to prescribe the Ambien, Xanax, Paxil etc... and all had little effect on this worsening ... night, get rest (but always seem tired). I tried Paxil and Wellbutrin years ago -- but they never did anything...

  38. anyone had adrenal/coritsol level tested?
    ... dying inside. Any input? P.S. She also prescribed me Paxil . I don't want to take it before ruling out all physical...
    ... dying inside. Any input? P.S. She also prescribed me Paxil . I don't want to take it before ruling out all physical...

  39. Antidepressant
    ... didn't have any side effects from it. When I was on Paxil and quit taking it because it gave me severe constipation...

  40. remeron
    ... depression for years. I have taken Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil , Effexor, and now Wellbutrin. I still don't feel...

  41. Could this be a thyroid problem
    ... down. They even put me on Xanax for the anxiety and Paxil for depression. The Paxil was horrible...it made ... although I only took this when needed as opposed to the Paxil which I took in the am and pm everyday. So that was...

  42. rapid heart rate and palpitations???
    ... Serquil, Effexor, Trezodone, Wellbutrin, Topomax, Paxil , and other meds. I had been on Klonopin for seven...

  43. New Here,Thyrotoxicosis/Mental Illness
    ... Serquil, Effexor, Trezodone, Wellbutrin, Topomax, Paxil , and other meds. I had been on Klonopin for seven...

  44. hypothyroid with extreme axiety attack
    ... say I shouldnt feel this way from this. Up went the paxil which I was on for being hyperthyroid and cant seem...

  45. Would taking prozac have any effects if your taking thyroid medicine
    ... the same dark feelings came back. I tried Zoloft, Paxil , and Effexor. None of those took care of the problem...
    ... SSRI antidepressants (Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil , etc) have been shown to affect thyroid levels slightly...

  46. Graves disease and sexual / erectile dysfunction
    ... serotonin (as in taking SSRI antidepressants like Zoloft, PAxil , Prozac and the like). A lack of Acetylcholine, which...

  47. Antidepressants & Thyroid tests?
    ... the thyroid! (no cancer) I am taking Wellbutrin & Paxil ...could they be effecting the results?? Thanks!! ...

  48. minor details
    ... to 180/120. My doctor started me on clonidine and paxil and checked my thyroid. Two days later they called...

  49. Symptoms? of Thyroid problems.
    ... an antidepressant--especially an SSRI like Prozac, Paxil , Zoloft or Effexor, discuss with your doctor about...

  50. balanced hypothyroid, lost weight and now unbalanced
    ... have a major clinical depression and I had to take Paxil to feel like myself again (spring of 1999). Since ... comfortable in my skin, happy, and positive (without Paxil , that is). Then this past summer, I had been exercising...

  51. Need to vent a little
    ... the lab.I get so upset with these doctors!Iv been on Paxil for 4 years and now it dont seem to be working for...
    ... the lab.I get so upset with these doctors!Iv been on Paxil for 4 years and now it dont seem to be working for...

  52. Let's post our stories here. I will start with mine:
    ... started me on .05 mg levoxyl. He had also given me paxil at the first appt thinking it was depression. I didn...
    ... my head but i know better than that!they put me on Paxil for my panic attaks and aniexty,and im allso depressed...
    ... pressure was 180/120. They put me on clonidine and paxil . Two days later they called and told me that I had ... almost in myxedema coma. I was taken off clonidine and paxil and put on synthroid 100 and cytomel 25 and norvasc...
    ... psychiatrist. Who immediately put me on Depakote, Paxil and Risperdol. Medicated me to much and gave me a ... deadly drug interaction (Depakote and Paxil ). I was so nervous all the time...having panic...
    ... and put on diovan and atenolol also she prescribed paxil which i wont take then she sent me home. I ended up...
    ... was off to an emergency care place and I was put on paxil . The dr did this without even touching me. I swear ... thought much about it, now I was blaming it on the paxil AND stopping smoking. The truth is, I never even realized ... nuts! I was starting to blame all my problems on the Paxil . I would see some of the minor and rare side effects ... the vacation was over, I was sure that if I took the Paxil anymore I was going to die. So I quit them cold turkey ... the CT act up. But I was still blaming it all on the Paxil . I did feel a little better after getting off the ... paxil , and finally getting some time away from my daughter...
    ... finding excuses. Post Partum, quiting smoking, paxil , stress, anxiety, over worked, not sleeping well,...

Eye & Vision board

  1. i just got eyeglasses and am on medication which is still making eyesight blurry
    ... and for driving. Recently, I also started taking paxil for anxiety problems. I am noticing that before I ... went on paxil I could see pretty well with my eyeglasses on, but ... thinking maybe I need different glasses. I looked on paxil 's website and it said that paxil does cause visual...

  2. Side Effects Of Antidepressant On Eyes???
    ... this a while ago. I originally started out taking Paxil , but it caused some bladder problems (if you can believe...
    ... type that sedated me so much I couldn't speak. Then Paxil from my GP, and then Zoloft from psychiatrist #2,...
    ... needlessly, I had some visual problems when taking Paxil a while ago. I got a sort of static all across my ... In the past I had that at night only, but during Paxil use it invaded day vision. I quit the drug soon enough ... for some three months now). It's hard to say the Paxil actually did it, but the static does correlate to...

  3. This Time, I'm All FED UP!!
    ... there is a link with dry eyes. The doctor put me on Paxil but that didnt do anything. I went to college for...

  4. uneven light and pupils different sizes
    ... called Anisocoria. Could be from medicines, etc. I take paxil , and in what i have read, this could very well be...

  5. dilated pupils
    ... since taking it there pupils are dilated alot. I am on Paxil Cr for anxiety, and since i been taking it, my pupils...
    ... kelle, its possible it is a side effect of the paxil : i know that prozac can cause "vision problems" whatever...

  6. Diquafosol Tetrasodium for Dry Eye Syndrome
    ... word "Celexa" on his calendar, the binder is from " Paxil ", his pen is from "Prozac", and so on. The benzo I...

  7. Vibrating, unsteady vision
    ... antidepressant that you are taking. I used to take Paxil and Celexa. I had some vision problem, but it gets...

  8. Could all this be eye related?
    ... and nasonix. I was diagnosed with anxiety and given paxil . I have been on paxil for 3 months and the only symptom...

Birth Control board

  1. Switching from Seasonique to Alesse 28
    ... had problems losing weight. However, I also take Paxil and assumed that was the problem. I may need to investigat...
    ... had problems losing weight. However, I also take Paxil and assumed that was the problem. I may need to investigat...

  2. Interference with Birth Control and Antidepressants???
    ... doctor and she decided to change my antidepressant to Paxil . So after 4 days of being on the Paxil and Ortho...

  3. What Makes It LESS Effective??
    ... Should medications such as Paxil effect bc? I've been taking that for about two months...

  4. Birth control pill side effects??
    ... side affect and how long it will last. I was on Paxil 5 years ago for anxiety & depression most of the side...

  5. How much weight has everyone gained on the pill?
    ... anti-anxiety meds, especially the SSRI's (Prozac, Paxil , Zoloft, Luvox, Celexa, Serzone, or Lexapro). They...

  6. Yasmin Side Effects
    ... Yasmin taking any anti- depressants? I have been on Paxil since 1998 and it's something I will stay on. I told...

  7. Anti depressants and BCP
    ... I asked my doctor this when I went on Paxil and she said that it wouldn't interfere with my birth...

  8. BCP and Anxiety
    ... only one month. I went off the BC and started taking Paxil in order to ease the anxiety. Well, I am still on ... the Paxil and have just gone through my first month of ortho...

Breastfeeding board

  1. Medications while breastfeeding
    ... partum depression right now, and is nursing and taking paxil . There have been little to mostly no traces found ... CRAZY dangerous in 5 years, like they are doing with Paxil now for pregnancy..........:)...

  2. Anyone breastfeeding on anti depressants?
    ... taking prozac while breastfeeding they first gave me paxil but it wasn't doing anything. :)...

  3. breastfeeding or sanity?
    ... my head the same question every day. I was taking paxil , and really miss it, and to honest, kinda need it...

Children's Health board

  1. 5 yr old daughter pulling eyelashes
    ... weekly behavioral therapy sessions and I am on an SSRI ( Paxil ) to try and lessen my impulses. I am a compulsive...

  2. Anyone else out there, please help!!!!!!
    ... m so stressed out about this that they have me on Paxil for it, just so I don't lose it. I have Generalized...

  3. Breathing Difficulties
    ... spinning. Talk to your Dr. about it and ask him about Paxil . Good Luck!!...

  4. Lexapro for 9 year old Daughter
    ... an approval to be used on children- both Zoloft and Paxil were featured during this story- and the side effects...