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Children's Health board

  1. 6 year old on zoloft any others?
    ... one". Depression runs in my family too. My Mom"s on Paxil and I'm on Zoloft. Everybody who has ever known my...

  2. Separation Anxiety Disorder in 12 year old
    ... son was the same way ,until last month dr put him on paxil an anti-anxiety medicine my 11 year old is like a...

  3. child's mental health
    ... a year later, he's bringing this up. now he is on Paxil to help him overcome his anxiety about this subject ... racked with guilt, and just miserable--until--he's on Paxil now, for about a week, and i've seen some changes...

  4. Depression and Children
    ... with counseling, got him to a doctor who put him on Paxil . he's doing much better now, and we can see that...

Divorce & Separation board

  1. Wife decided to divorce me
    ... withdrawal symptoms are horrendous, even worse than paxil , which is pretty rough coming off of. I'm not telling...

  2. my husband wants a divorce...how do I begin to cope?
    ... doctor and inform him of my situation, and he put me on Paxil and Xanax. I have a history of generalized anxiety...
    ... of all, continue to take the Xanax / As Needed. Paxil will not kick in for at least another 4 to 6 weeks...
    ... for me to get to a physchiatrist (I'm currently on Paxil and Xanax, lowest doses of each, but they were given...
    ... psychiatrist because I'm a bit nervous being on drugs like paxil and xanax without a qualified doctor talking to me...
    ... psychiatrist because I'm a bit nervous being on drugs like paxil and xanax without a qualified doctor talking to me...

  3. Depressed--impending divorce, Lexapro effects seems to be fading...
    ... doctor and told him that I needed to up my dosage of Paxil . He expalined to me that I had to let myself grieve...

  4. Autism/Divorce
    ... close). I went to the doctor and got on a low dose of paxil for myself and it helped me look at things in a new ... perhaps I had known more about vaccines. But the paxil has helped me see things as not so hopeless, and I...

Infant Care (up to 18 months old) board

  1. Post-Pardum Depression
    ... sudden I'm just not happy anymore. My doctor prescribed Paxil , but she said not to expect any miracles for at least...
    ... control my emotions. I felt much better after the Paxil kicked in and I feel more normal already, so I'm sure...

  2. Can I take Effexor and Bf too?
    ... I know that you can take Paxil , Zoloft, and Wellbutrin while bfding..I have noit...

Infertility board

  1. i think im losing it!
    ... because i thought it was best.. so he decided to give me paxil for the anxiety and told me when im ready to ttc again ... the other wants to just try this frozen cycle?? and paxil isnt like an on the spot you feel better pill.. so ... attacks too.. should i tell my dr im not filling the paxil i will try this frozen cycle one more time and maybe...
    ... do the frozen cycle if you want to? Maybe it's not Paxil but something similiar that can help the anxiety but...
    ... was going to do this frozen cycle and not fill the paxil .. im just having such a hard time focusing at work...

  2. clomid side effects
    ... return to normal. Really strange thing, if I take Paxil or any antidepressant for my anxiety (which I just...

Parenting Issues board

  1. Is this typical 4 year-old behavior?
    ... While I was pregnant, my husband was taking regular Paxil at the time, and my husband thinks he may have inherited...

  2. I'm selfish with my baby. Is something wrong??
    ... take something (as i do) i am on a VERY low dose of paxil cr and it really really really helps me deal with ... consider talking to your doc, ohh and just so ya know paxil IS considered SAFE for a breastfeeding mother to take...

Pregnancy board

  1. pregnancy & Medications
    ... the anti-depressant without having side effects. Paxil is no longer recommended for pregnancy due to heart...

  2. Pregnant and on anti-depressant
    ... am about 2 weeks pregnant. I am currently taking ( paxil ) and (lamocitial 20mg) and (lamotrigine 100mg). Should...
    ... just suddenly stop. BUT please get into see a doc b/c Paxil was the ONE antidepressant that my doc would NOT let...
    ... am currently six weeks pregnant and taking prozac. Paxil is not recommended during pregnancy but be can very ... doctor ASAP and they will probably wean you from the Paxil onto Zoloft or Prozac. As for the others, I don't...
    ... talk to your Dr. ASAP. I don't know anything about Paxil and how hard it is to quit, but I do know it is NOT...

  3. August Mommies 6 !!!
    ... Dizzy- I am on prazac right now. I used to be on paxil but my doc didnt want me on that while pregnant. ...

  4. Pregnant going off antidepressant
    ... I know how you are feeling. I was taking Paxil and went off it before we decided to try for another ... did not have any withdrawal symptoms like with the Paxil . About 11 wks into my pregnancy I was very anxious...

  5. Taking SSRIs
    ... okay. Celexa and Zoloft are supposed to be "okay" and Paxil is a BIG NO!! There have been findings about it and...

  6. Terribly scared lexapro
    ... concerned about it. She was glad that I had switched from Paxil (which actually worked really well for my anxiety ... ) since Paxil has been known to cause problems in pregnancy. I...

  7. August Mommies Part 3!!
    ... shouldn'tbe concerned aboutthis now, but I have taken paxil in the past, and gained about 20 lbs on it!!! I'm...

  8. anxiety and pregnancy
    ... ! The only meds that my doc wouldnt let me on was Paxil !!!!!...

  9. Hoping someone can help me out!
    ... doctor found out that I was pregnant she took me off Paxil 20 mg a day and then put me on Lexapro 5mg a day....

  10. Pregnant and Having a nervous Breakdown
    ... weeks,My doc told me it was ok to stay on my xanax and paxil but If i didnt need it do not take it. A few weeks...

  11. Omega Fatty acids
    ... during this time. I am just hoping that one is not Paxil as when I take that one I gain like 20lbs in mer weeks...
    ... sexual side effects? Or weight gain? I used to be on Paxil and boy did I gain weight on that one. That's how...

  12. Scared..Please Anybody
    ... what to think. I started Weeing myself off the paxil and Zanix on my own Tuesday when I did not hear back...
    ... maybe you could travel to another nearby town? Paxil has been changed from a class C drug to a class D...
    ... vicious circle. The doc told me last night the paxil and zanax had to go..but the psychiatrist this morning ... is taking me off the paxil and topomax and INCREASED my zanax from .25 mg 1 a ... and it will take the edge off the withdrawl from the paxil and topomax..Im soo confused..I know what I read this...
    ... Or Not But My Psychiatrist Had Said To Switch From Paxil To Prozac (which Has Been Proven Almost 100% Completely...

  13. I need feedback
    ... though, so definitely ask your doctor about it. ( Paxil is a Class D drug -- one you definitely DON'T take...

  14. pregnanat with anxiety
    ... up. Before I found out I was pregnant Doc put me on paxil and gave me a few ambien. Well that night I took...
    ... had a lot of anxiety and sleepless nights. I was on paxil also and ambiens didn't even work for me so I had...

  15. Antidepressants and pregnancy
    ... I am currently taking Paxil and just found out I am pregnant a few days ago. I ... don't think Paxil is safe in pregnancy, so I am trying to ween myself...

  16. pregnancy and paxil
    ... long time I would talk to your doc. I dont know if paxil is a class c drug or not but there are others that...
    ... Tuesday. So I was like, well... is it safe to take Paxil in the mean time? She consulted with someone else...

  17. Anyone taking antidepressants and pregnant?
    ... I went to my doctor today and he said Paxil is perfectly fine to take while pregnant if I feel...
    ... from what i hear. my psychiatrist did tell me that paxil was recently upgraded to a class d drug b/c it was...
    ... Does it make you gain weight?? I gained about 40 on Paxil and now being PG don't want to gain double that. ... work with Anxiety and Panic???? Tried Celexa after Paxil but it didn't seem to do very much at all. Thanks...

  18. Zoloft during 3rd trimester
    ... lol. And then I have an 8 month old DS who I took Paxil with through my whole pregnancy, and he is fine as ... well. I know there have been warnings lately about Paxil use during pregnancy, but at the time, my ob told...

  19. Have a huge decision to make/scared
    ... I also think you need to consider an AD. I was on Paxil and it really took the edge off. I understand some...
    ... only medicines that I am TOTALLY against taking are Paxil (had a horrible experience) and Klonopins. I took ... the paxil for over a year and it took me over 4 months to get ... off of them. I never had depression before Paxil but afterwards, it came at me full blast. The Klonopins...
    ... is a class c drug same as zoloft. I haven't tried paxil have not heard good things. Effexor and prozac were...

  20. 24 weeks.....
    ... Valerie, After my son was born (I was 22 then) I was on paxil .... After awhile it stopped... in the course of a...

  21. Anti Depressants and Pregnancy or Other Risky Meds
    ... problems. I've heard of woman taking SSRI's like Paxil or Zoloft and that they were the safest antidepressants ... Zoloft did nothing for me if anything made me worse. Paxil was the worst, I told my doctor I wanted off it because...

  22. Hard time quitting smoking
    ... am a high stressed, anxious person. I quit taking paxil when I found out I was pregnant, so this quitting...

  23. Anxiety Disorder During Pregnancy
    ... was pregnant and it was not for me, I tried zoloft, paxil and effexxor and iy made me feel worse! so needless...
    ... worse, i felt the same way, they started me out on paxil and after 3 days i had the worst panic attack ever...

  24. Depression during pregnancy & meds
    ... it was OK for me to continue taking my Wellbutrin & Paxil medications through this pregnancy -- the same as ... that normally would not upset me. I increased my Paxil dose by half, and that seems to have taken care of ... fluids increase by 50%, so the 50% stronger dose of Paxil you are taking is essentially just maintaining the...

  25. Zoloft while pregnant?
    ... I took both Wellbutrin and Paxil throughout my first pregnancy and all through breastfeeding ... have felt overwhelmed and anxious at times and the Paxil really helps control that. These two drugs are safe...
    ... now, I'm 33 weeks with my second, and have been on Paxil the whole time. My dr assured me that it is safe, ... pregnancy hormones, and look out! I really need the Paxil . I have read it, and have heard it from my dr, that ... thing for the baby. I really was worried about taking Paxil , but I talked to my dr a lot about it, and she really...

  26. Pregnancy and Effexor - question.
    ... symptoms when coming off if it for the future.....after Paxil - I was scared - it was horrible coming off it......
    ... before you get pregnant. I have come off of both paxil and effexor...for me the paxil withdrawal was much...

  27. Anxiety! Please Help
    ... just how you feel. I have GAD as well, and was taking paxil when I found out I was pregnant. I was told to stop...
    ... poster above me mentioned they were told to stop taking Paxil , well, I'm 29 weeks and have been taking it all along...

  28. Antidepressants during pregnancy
    ... just remember, there are medications that are safe, Paxil , Zoloft...and if you can't handle it without them ... , then don't be affraid to say something. I am on Paxil right now at 27 weeks, and even though some people...
    ... checkup thursday. I mentioned to my doctor that I was on Paxil and ran out just as I found out I was pg. I told her ... told me, the pros out way the cons on the effects of Paxil (what I was on). They don't have concrete evidence...

  29. Help!!!!!!
    ... years old, 27 weeks prego and in hell. Im currently on paxil 60mg seroquel 50mg 2 fall asleep and prenatel omega ... more day. i feel SOOO wierd and nowhere near normal. Paxil always worked but hormones changed the chemistry in...
    ... case I would see your doctor about adjusting your Paxil . Like you said, your hormone levels will have changed...
    ... gets really mad at me. i used 2 only take 20mg of paxil , ive been upped and upped over these hellish months...
    ... half and it works great. How long have you been on paxil ? Maybe it's just not working. Try something else....
    ... been on paxil since 13, it always worked 4 anxiety til i got pregnant ... tried wellbutrin 4 depression, on seroquel and higher paxil dose, starting 2 think none of em do crap except have...

  30. Stopping Klonapin (benzo) for pregnancy
    ... I was taking paxil , and quit cold turkey when i found out. It was so...

  31. pregnant and taking anti-depressants?
    ... Hi, I was taking paxil when I found out I was pregnant, and had to quit cold ... I decided it was best to stick it out without the paxil . I have to be honest, I feel okay without it, and...
    ... have a huge impact on how you feel. I used to take Paxil and tried just stopping on my own once. The emotional...

  32. This is really getting frustrating to me
    ... his litter, and cleans our house regularly. I am on Paxil , but just seem to be getting worse. My dr gave me ... refills just the other day on the Paxil , and she asked if I needed to up the dosage, but I...
    ... u should be fine....but i was just wondering what paxil u r on...Normal PAXIL, or PAXIL-CR.., your doc will ... the pros and cons in your specific case.....but with PAXIL or PAXIL-CR, it can lead to complications-> Can ... I use Paxil CR if I am pregnant or nursing? Tell your doctor ... third trimester of pregnancy, including SSRIs such as Paxil CR, have reported complications. These complications ... births in pregnant women exposed to SSRIs, including Paxil CR. I know i know..why am i telling u this for ... just had to put some info there..you should visit Paxil s website..i know i cannot post it here, but some searching...
    ... though I would try.. :) I would worry more about the Paxil then I would anything else. But even then your doctor...
    ... Just wanted to tell you that my friend at work took paxil throughout her entire pregnancy and she had a healthy...

  33. may mommas **13** (getting closer)
    ... AFTER the baby is born. My doc did prescribe me some Paxil to take until the delivery, and she told me it was...

  34. Preclampsia???
    ... know that zoloft was safe. I feel better not taking paxil now, but have major anxiety symptoms sometimes! If...

  35. Depression in early pregnancy?
    ... out I am pregnant and immediately stopped taking my Paxil . I know you're not supposed to do this without dr...

  36. New to this section...
    ... mommaboyz (Sandra), I am on 40mg paxil . I have found that my anxiety has leveled a bit, which...
    ... my tubes tied this time it will work. lol I tried paxil . I though it was going to kill me.!!!! I guess im...

  37. Depression during the "radiant" months!
    ... Jen, I suffer from anxiety, and was taking paxil before I knew I was pregnant. I have say that I was...

  38. Question about depression drug during pregnancy
    ... something different. I'm 14 weeks and have been on Paxil since last April. My dr assured me that it won't hurt...
    ... cover their butts in case of any problems. I took paxil for years and when I found out I was preg. I quit...

  39. Oh dear!
    ... too have had some problems with that. I am taking Paxil , and my ob assured me that it is perfectly safe. So...

  40. Questions about First Doc appt
    ... you though right? I have panic/anxiety, and was on paxil , 10mg, for years before I found out I was pregnant...

  41. Riley is here
    ... almost 6 days now. On top of that I had to go back on Paxil which I was on before I got pregnant for anxiety because...

  42. Mental Illness andf Pregnancy
    ... zoloft i have taken it for a few months and i took paxil in the begginging of this pregnancy (i am 4 months ... arent considered safe (if any) like for instance, paxil is also considered a safer drug in pregnancy, so there...
    ... am now 11 weeks pregnant with my second, and am on Paxil . My OB/GYN said it is absolutely fine and very safe...

  43. panic attacks while pregnant
    ... threat, unless you have a tendency to pass out. I quit paxil when I found out about my pregnancy, and have been...
    ... I have been told that being on Zoloft is OK - Paxil - not OK from what I understand. Wellbutrin - not...
    ... I was told by all of my doctors that paxil was safe during pregnancy, but I chose not to take...

  44. Worried about well being of baby
    ... antibiotic), and had taken augmentin. I was also on paxil ! Anyway, the doctor put my mind at ease, and said...

  45. scared,i took pain pills didnt know i was pregnant scared to death for baby
    ... My sister took Xanax and Paxil during both of her pregnancies. She took it daily...

  46. Need some help, please
    ... would feel better to know that I was taking xanax, paxil , and had bronchitis, and was on levaquin ( a REALLY...
    ... would feel better to know that I was taking xanax, paxil , and had bronchitis, and was on levaquin ( a REALLY...

  47. Anti-depressants and Pregnancy
    ... Well I'm taking Paxil and I refuse to come off of it. Those around me who ... weigh out the benfits, this is what my doctor said. paxil is the one that most gynos suggest for pregnancy....
    ... i know paxil and zoloft are only class B drugs and are generally...

  48. Panic Attacks
    ... have been a long time panic sufferer. I have been on paxil for a while in the past, and it has been good for ... because i know that I have the option of going back on Paxil , but I really don't want to, the withdrawal was like...
    ... 1/2 years and I was weened off of the medication ( paxil ) about 6 -8 months before I got pregnant. I was VERY...

  49. Pregnancy and Anti-depressants?
    ... just wanted to give you my experience. I was taking paxil , 20 mgs, for about 6 months, and then I found out ... like this " do you want your baby to be part of the paxil study?" Then I saw the OB for the first time, and ... I told him that I was off paxil , and he said why, you can take it through pregnancy...

  50. Does a pregnancy test show up neg or positive...
    ... feeling sick in the morning. I've also switched from paxil to lexapro and she said that was the source of the...

  51. May Mommies 1
    ... care of everything i brought up...like changing my paxil to zoloft...done it...getting something for nausea...

  52. Lexapro in Pregnancy?...Other antidepressants?
    ... internet search & see if you can find out. I'm on Paxil CR and have had no problem. I've heard that Paxil...
    ... had a really bad reaction to it and was then given Paxil . I was weened off of the Paxil and then started ttc ... . I did a lot of research on Paxil and other SSRI's because I was concerned that I would ... one baby but not another. Lexapro (and effexor and paxil ) are all category C drugs which means it is not known...

  53. Paxil Cr and Pregnancy Question
    ... Hi, I'm on Paxil CR & pregnant. My doc said it was fine - and the...
    ... really talked about what happens with a drug such as paxil cr....

  54. anxiety, pregnancy and medication
    ... going to counseling to address your anxiety. I was on paxil for anxiety for one year, I also had a prn ativan ... All of the reading I did on the subject said that paxil is a pregnancy C meaning it isn't known if it harms...

  55. Any advice please?
    ... about though is that I have had cramping and I am on Paxil and Clonazepam for panic disorders. I know on the...

  56. antidepressants while pregnant
    ... been hurt YET, but its possible. I was switched from Paxil CR to Zoloft because, just like the other ladies,...

  57. Wellbutrin while pregnant?
    ... Wellbutrin is an SSRI (same as Paxil or Zoloft, which I take). Its considered a class...
    ... Wellbutrin is an SSRI (same as Paxil or Zoloft, which I take). Its considered a class...

Relationship Health board

  1. How to tell if wife has BPD
    ... last couple of years - Effexor, Wellbutrin, Remeron, Paxil , Celexa, Nardil, Seroquel, Lithium, Temazapam, Ativan...

  2. Opinions from Men & Women, Please.
    ... but it's been much better since he started taking paxil . As far as talking to him, I told him years ago that...
    ... for a way to leave him. why doesn't he stop taking paxil (not sure eactly what kind of pill that is) and maybe...

  3. I always worry, and sometimes it gets to be WAY too overwhelming...
    ... are so anxious. There are good drugs out there like Paxil that can help with anxiety and paranoia too. If your...

  4. How did this happen to me ?
    ... hurt ...I have sought couselling and have been on paxil for 2 years for anxiety. Why do I love him? Why is...