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  1. Has anyone else had weight gain with paxil or celexia??
    ... go to the depression board you wil find lots on Paxil I was on it and gained 50 lbs in less than a year...
    ... I actually lost weight on Paxil , as it acted like an appetite supressant and I just...
    ... I also gained weight on paxil , Now on prozac and my weight is back to normal. Buck...
    ... ******************** These are my current trials. paxil ~ no effects zoloft ~ no effect celexa ~ ...
    ... slim all my life. I got teased for it. I was put on paxil about 8 months ago. About 3 months into it I started ... like it wont stop. I talked to my dr and she said the paxil will make you gain weight. When I first started I ... keep buying. I was then put on efforex instead of paxil but that didnt help my other problems the paxil was...

  2. Memory loss side effect with Paxil - help!
    ... Sorry dear...wish I could help. I was on Paxil for over a year with no such problems. Have you talked...
    ... Paxil Side Effects and Lawsuits. Paxil was introduced in the US in 1992 and has been approved ... panic disorder and social anxiety disorder. Since Paxil has been on the market its sales have soared and many ... pursuing legal claims against the manufacturer of Paxil because Glaxo SmithKline, the drug maker, allegedly ... addictive and dangerous side effects. Withdrawal Dangers Paxil patients who attempt to to reduce or quit dosage weeks...
    ... some investigating and one of the side effects that Paxil carries IS short term memory loss. It doesn't effect...
    ... Hi Stefanie, my wife and I also take Paxil . I'll tell you that we really have no side effects...
    ... Thanks so much for replying. I agree with you on that! Paxil has helped me be my old self again....and I haven ... it was just me or if It really is. I'm glad that Paxil is helping both you and your wife. I know it has...
    ... Hi...I am on Paxil but donot take it regularly. However, I have never ... real bad. I don't thi k I ever read anything about paxil causing memory loss. Good luck! :) ~Stephanie...
    ... I take Zoloft, not Paxil , but I know that my memory is terrible now and it...

  3. How to live with step-children
    ... we have to come back to them. I've gone on 20 mg. Paxil everyday. That has helped. I guess I just need to...

  4. Paxil and Zoloft
    ... However, don't know if it has anything to do with paxil , but I don't take it all the time anyways. I did go ... and he found nothing wrong with me. Started to take paxil during the day and I didn't get any side effects....

  5. Oily skin feeling
    ... combination of meds and therapy. In my case I am taking Paxil . You mention you have seen specialists - have any...

  6. SHUTTING DOWN PAXIL
    ... sister in-law who has been prescribed by a doctor- paxil . My husband and their parents are unsure of what ... and went to the hospital,but the doctor put her on paxil . Her parents and brother wonder if she is schezophrenia ... arrested.There is no diagnosis that they know about. Will paxil help her or make her worse? ...
    ... Dear Paxil Hater- If it weren't for Paxil , I'd never make it out of my house. I find it really ... side effects, not even the popular sex drive ones. Paxil , like any other med, just isn't for everyone. I for...
    ... what I say, go to any search engine and look for ' paxil online petition'. The percentage of those being hurt ... APPEAR to be helping. And if this were all true that Paxil is so good, I would not be here writing this and the...
    ... so among women. No drug is right for everyone. If Paxil doesn't work for you, then don't use it. No one is...
    ... I am NOT a Paxil taker now or ever. I have been on the receiving end ... of my wife who has and is taking Paxil . Since she has been on it, she is no longer the person ... one year ago. All that I have seen and found is how Paxil in particular CAN alter a person's personality. However...
    ... I don't take Paxil . I take Zoloft. They are similar. And yes, when ... might be much more preferable. Quitting SSRI's (which Paxil is) is not the same as quitting heroin. I've quit ... moments when dealing with my depression. But if the Paxil isn't benefitting your wife, don't blame the drug...
    ... asprin is a natural substance whereas Paxil is man made. Aspirin has been around 'forever' whereas ... Paxil is still fairly new. Cars get recalled quickly for ... As I have said, use any search engine and look for ' Paxil online petition'. 3100 complaints by 3100 people so...
    ... for all people. If your wife isn't doing well on Paxil , well then for cripes sake, have her doctor put her...
    ... depressed? All that I have seen and found is how Paxil in particular CAN alter a person's personality. Can ... explain the negative side of the personality change? Paxil can certainly reduce peoples inhibitions...and make ... ve been in contact with who have been able to stop Paxil easily. There are a number, I grant you, who may have ... the argument with my doctor before agreeing to take Paxil . for those of you who are taking it, do you find ... adversely affected by the use of anti-depresants. Paxil should not be prescribed unless the symptoms displayed...
    ... serious anger problem and you are blaming both wives and Paxil for it. Get a grip. There are other ways to think ... can be very severe...it may be that if not for the Paxil , she WOULD have killed someone, and the Paxil may ... Even though she is bi-polar, you assume it was the paxil that "made" her want to kill you? Why do you assume ... and even though you may have wanted it to only prove Paxil is the source of all your problems, others of us on...
    ... you, your wife and children well. I'm sorry that Paxil didn't work out for her, but there are other meds ... works for everyone. Personally, I am not addicted to Paxil nor has my personality or behaviour really changed ... because I have to go pick up my kids from school. Paxil worked for me; unfortunately it hasn't worked for...
    ... Friend. You DO have an anger problem. YOU are blaming Paxil for all your problems. You are petitioning Paxil ... WITHOUT EVEN HAVE BEEN ON IT. How could you? I am on Paxil since last May and feel 200% better. Paxil (or any ... face issues in your life that have NOTHING to do with Paxil . GET A GRIP HONEY.....seems like to me that you ... NEED to be on Paxil . Starbuk...
    ... having these debates. For those of you who ARE on Paxil and think you are not addicted to it or are having ... where the petition exists. Again, any search engine- ' Paxil online Petition' will take you there. The stories...
    ... homework'. I have a balanced, well-researched view on Paxil and am well aware of the possible side-effects (which ... for me. There are I believe 8 million people taking Paxil worldwide of which 3191 have signed a petition. Majority...
    ... ignoring the truth on the other side. The fact is that Paxil helps many, many people. Yes, it has side effects ... and especially the extreme withdrawal symptoms of Paxil have been covered extensively in the press yet people ... like the person in your household who is taking the Paxil does not have a problem with it, so it is a little...
    ... so hard to understand that some people should use Paxil and others shouldn't? If you shouldn't take it, then...
    ... I'm on Paxil. I've been on Paxil for about a year. My family would have thrown me ... myself. I went on vacation in February and forgot my Paxil . I went 8 days without it. NO WITHDRAWLS! The depression...
    ... 'There are I believe 8 million people taking Paxil worldwide of which 3191 have signed a petition. Majority...
    ... I use paxil and it is helping me a lot. Maybe it didnt work for...
    ... having these debates. For those of you who ARE on Paxil and think you are not addicted to it or are having...
    ... this and many other anti depressants an the market, Paxil offers the least amount of side effects.I take this...
    ... can understand the deepth of spidorman's concern. Paxil was prescribed to my seven year old. On it his behaviors ... psychiatric center the doc told us he was O.D-. ing on paxil . He told the intake worker there were two ways to ... stabilize him. Some time after a co-worker began taking paxil and left work early after a week or so because she...
    ... psychosis: perhaps she was not given a high enough dose of Paxil ? 4. Your second wife is bi-polar. As far as I know ... , Paxil is not the preferred treatment for bi-polar. It seems ... Memehegan: you said that your son was "O.D.ing" on Paxil . That problem seems self-explanatory.) [This message...
    ... school district to understand they were from the drug paxil and that he is no longer a threat to society. They ... behaviors and issues that he did not have. (except on the paxil ) I do not wish to mislead you, he is high functioning ... so they can learn healthy social strategies. The paxil cost him two whole years, and thank god, the doctors ... If information about the possible side effects of paxil were better publicized, maybe another family or child ... for myself, not at first understanding how seriously paxil could effect his thought process, I believed that...
    ... Incidentally, you didn't mention why your son was put on Paxil in the first place. Yes, SSRI's have caused precipitated...
    ... DD to answer your question- my son was put on paxil because like most children on the high-functioning ... as a possible side effect, I just chose not to try paxil because of how severe my sons recation was, and as...
    ... No side effects from paxil here except for a little tiredness now and then but...

  7. Sweating
    ... of the most popular anti-depressants. The link for Paxil shows what "complete prescribing information" is;...

  8. Any one know if Paxil's any good? Side affects?
    ... I'm 21 and just coming out of a bad divorce. I had Paxil prescribed to me today to hopefully help with panic...
    ... is used for and possible side effects-I have taken paxil before but it didn't work for me; but it does work ... I pray you begin to feel better-remember meds like paxil usually take about a month to work. God Bless....
    ... they could not be prescribed for mood stabilizing. Paxil has been approved for when they are a variety of issues ... rescription your pharmacist will give you information about Paxil ; or you could get it from your doctor; or a site like ... webmd.com also list the information. Paxil can take a couple of week to kick in. Hopefully it...
    ... i personally had some bad experience with paxil , it is very hard to get off and throughout my treatment...
    ... My co-worker was on paxil and when he came off he gained about 50lbs. ...

  9. dizzy and sick after coming off antidepressants
    ... I came completely off paxil and experienced the dizziness....I used, now by all...
    ... motion sickness pills for my dizziness after coming off Paxil ...Check it with your Doctor....It worked for me, but...

General Health board

  1. Sudden onslaught of symptoms. In bad shape.
    ... want to try and anti-anxiety/anti-depressant such as Paxil . Check out the anxiety board - you will see a lot...

  2. Strange symptoms.. any ideas?
    ... have mild astigmatism. The only drug I take now is Paxil 30mg, once daily. I have been on it for many years...

  3. Best Antidepressants?
    ... though I've never tried it myself. I have tried Paxil , for social anxiety disorder, but It gave me short...

  4. Can someone advise me....desperate!
    ... for hypertension, celebrex, and a small dosage of paxil . I have had mri's, cat scans, heart catherers, bone...
    ... Although I have not taken paxil or celebrex, I have taken hydrochlorothiazide, which...

  5. Multiple Questions....REALLY need help!
    ... prescriptions then I can count. I am currently on Paxil for the depression and anxiety and Skelaxin for the ... Phenergan tablets for nausea. I have found that the Paxil does greatly reduce my depression...but does not reduce ... addicted? I also have found that since taking the Paxil I have had an INTENSE urge to drink. I am still...

  6. STRANGE STRANGE Feelings
    ... is over what the trigger was. Good luck by the way paxil and lexapro are 2 good anxiety/depression medications...

  7. clinical depression and icd's
    ... decrease of 20 lbs. on ativan three times a day. paxil 25 mg daily effexor 75 mg daily. Doctors say it has...

  8. advice ?
    ... A month ago i'd had toothache and im already on Paxil for my anxiety 20mg a day to 40mg , anxiety depending ... times a day and I was told that would go ok with the Paxil (it's Seroxat here in the UK) Anyway I was also...

  9. Anyone Else Like Me?
    ... stressful job. I currently take Atenolol for BP; Paxil for anxiety/depression; Detrol for bladder spasms...

  10. Always tired but not because of depression
    ... depressed, not tired because of depression. He put me on paxil and no help, just feeling hazy all the time and lots...

  11. Sorry long post- Trying to get to root of my problems
    ... surprised, because he said I was doing so well. I wanted Paxil . I told him I was not really depressed, but always ... social anxiety. Had big fears of being in public. Paxil was a wonder drug! Also, found out that diabetes ...

  12. Clonazepam
    ... also allow me to sleep. I've also been prescribed paxil 10mg which I have been taking once per day. I was ... have only done twice. I'm not worried about the Paxil . The Clonazepam however, I think, is making my eyes...

  13. angry about how I was treated at er
    ... doctors about my anxiety disorders and that I take Paxil . I'm always afraid they will immediately chock it...

  14. Metallic / bitter taste...anxiety? paxil? reflux?
    ... likely caused by taking lithium. I don't remember paxil causing it though trg247...
    ... just curious why your on paxil since its an anti-depressant, ocd type of med.. why ... but have no figured out WHAT it is exactly, been on paxil for 2 years now and had it before then as well....
    ... Well, I'm not really "on" Paxil . I was prescribed it back in December, didn't take ... blood tests all normal. So, my doctor prescribed me Paxil CR for my apparent anxiety problem....

  15. Please Read, any help appreciated... Honors student and now I'm failing
    ... overdose. My medications were Stratera, Amoxacilan, Paxil , and metocycolene... these drugs interacted and used...

  16. Help Please. Its getting bad
    ... very similar symptoms. Most get it from going off Paxil .. called, jolts... but like I said, go to your dr...

  17. fecal urgency
    ... medication for the rls. I am also on concerta and paxil , but all of this has happened long after my fecal...
    ... your dr about it. I know when I first started taking paxil I lost about 20 pounds in a month, but afterward put...

  18. Anxiety questions
    ... managed, but a lot of people can go on SSRIs (like Paxil , Lexapro, Zoloft) for a year and have it help the ... medication?If yes does it work? When I first went on Paxil it was an amazing thing. I could not believe the life ... day looking up at the sky and being like 'thank you Paxil for helping me' now this was about 2 years ago and ... the Paxil is no longer effective for me and made me gain 30...
    ... say i need medication im gonna ask him about that Paxil twizliz was talking about. Thankyou so much....
    ... mislead you and I just wanted to let you know that Paxil is very hard to come off of. Everyone reacts differently ... different ssris, but most have had side effects from Paxil coming off (moreso than others in my experience)....

  19. Allergy/Asthma/Anxiety/Reflux
    ... have been on singulair, advair, albuterol. Recently, Paxil has been recommended to me. I have no idea what is...

  20. Question about chest pains with anxiety.
    ... panic attacks lately ever since I went off Alcohol and Paxil in withdrawl, however the pains of the chest I have...

  21. Warmer on my left side than my right.
    ... to my alcohol withdrawl and anxiety attacks I'm on Paxil 20mg, however other than some light pains on my left...

  22. Day 5 without alcohol... lil help here.
    ... but I still have the irregular heartbeat. I'm now on Paxil 20MG... any ideas/support/information for me...? I...
    ... we can here. But congrats on quitting! Being on Paxil may make you feel sick in and of itself. The first...

  23. Please Read this. Whats wrong? Respond
    ... sounds to me like you need to go on an SSRI (like Paxil or Zoloft) to try to curb you anxious ways. If you...

  24. Ice Water In My Legs
    ... past few months but that could be withdrawal from Paxil (a common side effect) or a case of the flu. That...

  25. Stomack - internal twiching ???
    ... of a baby" left behind. After he told me to go on Paxil (hehehe), he explained that it was just air/gas in...

  26. problem please read
    ... just thought were weird spells). Since being put on paxil , I haven't had that feeling. Thank you for your feedback...

  27. always tired
    ... weight . My Dr. said I was depressed and put me on paxil , it did not help so he had me trying all kinds of...

  28. stomach virus/food posioning...?
    ... and now diarrhea. I was recently switched back to paxil but that was about a week ago, and I did not have...
    ... Hi, I doubt it's the paxil .....but rather some king of "bug" you've picked up...

  29. What's wrong with me?
    ... causing the problem, can you slow the drop? When I quit Paxil I was only on 25 mg. I was told to mix the 12.5's...

  30. Need some help
    ... because it's the only thing she came up with. I got on paxil for about 4 months, and am currently off now . I felt...

  31. Ear infection or TMJ?
    ... I am on Paxil (actually coming off it) but lately I have been clenching...
    ... you're only taking Paxil ? I had these symptoms when I took Phentermine for...
    ... Well I'm on paxil and birth control. I've also started taking lexapro ... to wean myself off the paxil and start on full doses of the lexapro. Earlier this...

  32. GRRRRR Always thirsty
    ... been really thirsty. It first started when I went on Paxil , but it went away for a few weeks. Now it seems to...
    ... hypoglycemia. I've been thinking about going off the paxil due to other side effects like jaw clenching and nervousnes...
    ... them switch you to something else along the lines of Paxil . I am on Lexapro and I love it. I am not thirsty or...
    ... get in with my doctor to discuss my options. I am on Paxil for anxiety. I try to eat right because I'm anemic...
    ... being diabetic thinking it was a side effect from Paxil . I would leave a message with your doctor tomorrow...
    ... Well when I first started Paxil (in mid May) I had really bad diarrhea for about 3 ... on zoloft at one point, but decided to keep me on paxil instead I'll have to ask her about the lexapro...
    ... check for diabetes though if it's not a side effect of Paxil ....

  33. switching meds
    ... side effects again? When I first started taking paxil I had a lot of problems with my stomach and lost a...

  34. Terrible Fear of being Ill /Dying
    ... diagnosed with a generalized anxiety disorder. I take Paxil and it is like a life saver. I can live my life again...
    ... I was the exact same way before paxil . I could not even leave my home half the time. Now...

  35. cant breathe
    ... attacks and panic attacks....The Doctor put him on Paxil for his attacks which was very effective. a couple...

  36. As I was walking to college...
    ... considered it being anxiety. I switched doctors, went on Paxil and now I don't feel that way anymore! :)...

  37. should i find a new dr?
    ... diagnosis is correct. Instead, he tried to make me take Paxil samples with me even though I told him it'd be a waste...

  38. dizzy
    ... bad. I just feel slightly dizzy. I've been taking Paxil for my social anxiety for about 6 months, but I don...
    ... bad. I just feel slightly dizzy. I've been taking Paxil for my social anxiety for about 6 months, but I don ... like this before? :) Could be a reaction to the Paxil , or vertigo. See the doc and get a good going over...
    ... Yeah it might be the side effect from the Paxil , but you've been taking it for 6 months and this never...

  39. Lightheaded and spaced out! HELP!
    ... dealing with me so they called it anxiety and gave me paxil . I have been on paxil for 4 months and it has done...
    ... dealing with me so they called it anxiety and gave me paxil . I have been on paxil for 4 months and it has done ... fatigue syndrome. check it out on the internet. what is paxil ?...
    ... your symptoms may be anxiety related. IMO, talking Paxil should have resolved some anxiety issues along with...

  40. I cant stand this!
    ... and nasonix. I was diagnosed with anxiety and given paxil . I have been on paxil for 3 months and the only symptom...

  41. Picking problem
    ... that is pickable (and things that aren't). I was on paxil several months ago but didn't notice if it helped...

Allergies board

  1. Allergy Symptom
    ... Thanks Violet! Before the paxil started working my anxiety was making it a lot worse ... than it currently stands now. However even on Paxil and Ativan I am still getting this frequent chest...
    ... something up. I didn't realize you were already taking paxil & ativan--have those been working well for you? I ... dealing with 24/7 dizziness and the docs did suggest Paxil (for migraine/anxiety)...I haven't taken it yet though...
    ... Hi Violet, The Paxil works good for me. Right now I'm only on 12.5mg CR...

  2. Lightheaded And Spacey
    ... something to do with withdrawl symptoms. i was taking paxil for a long time and then i decided to go off them...

  3. Tequin and Levaquin are POISON!!!
    ... from feeling weird. My doctor then tried to put me on Paxil for anxiety and depression. Luckily I was smart enough...

  4. Want to talk to someone who gets hives every day..pls
    ... came along. So the Dr. and I discussed my taking Paxil , Xanax, etc. I tried it for a while; no change so...

  5. How do allergies affect the eyes?
    ... doctors try to write you off with a perscription for Paxil because these symptoms do mimic anxiety disorder....

  6. severe chronic urticaria
    ... What has finally worked for me is taking 25 mg of Paxil & 5 mg of Buspar every day. I don't know how or why...

  7. Have Dermatographism? There is hope.....
    ... antidepresants. I can say my chronic pain decreased from paxil at one time. Navy...
    ... no you are not wrong, i was on celexa and paxil for DEPRESSION. They both have sedatives in it and...

  8. Social Security Disability and chronic hives
    ... Navy Why don't you talk to your doctor about Paxil , Effexor, Celexa or another such similar medication...
    ... have tried hundred plus meds and none work even the paxil , celexa, elevil, doxipen ect. If you noticed I was...

  9. Problem found, hopefully!
    ... cloged shut. My doc steped me down another 5mg of paxil , she thinks that the paxil may be making things worse...

  10. Allergies?? Ears/panic.... all related?
    ... :) dagmar: To answer your question... I was on paxil for a year but weaned myself off of it last may. It ... side effects were just too much. :) Before the paxil I was on xanax which was another life saver.. currently...
    ... :) dagmar: To answer your question... I was on paxil for a year but weaned myself off of it last may. It ... side effects were just too much. :) Before the paxil I was on xanax which was another life saver.. currently ... dizzy and stufed up for seven months. I have been on paxil for six months. The one thing it has worked very good ... at inner ear disorders board. Since I started using paxil I have experiened alot of weird sensations like hot ... tingly sensations in arms is this a side effect of paxil ? Before I started paxil I had slight tingly sensation ... know if what I have is a neurological problem or just paxil side effects. Do you all deal with the brainfog...

  11. Desperate for advice!!
    ... My anxiety was real bad from all this so got some paxil , after 2 months it is just starting to work. I will...

  12. Brain Fog?
    ... he diagnosed me with anxiety disorder and put me on paxil . At first the paxil made it worse but it is starting ... help the anxiety part. As for my other symptoms the paxil is doing nothing and now I have just found out that...
    ... big difference. And, yes, all of a sudden I am on Paxil b/c I start to worry so much about getting "sick" ... started having chest pains. So my Dr. hopes that the Paxil will alleviate at least any anxiety symptoms I have ... is to help prevent major sinus infections. The Paxil is a concern, and it has made me feel nervous, and...
    ... about reflux - I don't know what that is. I was on Paxil for a while (2 months) when I thought my problem was...
    ... effects. What type of side effects did you have on Paxil ? Is the Prozac working for you and do you feel any ... side effects? The Paxil was making me really tense and nervous, but I think...
    ... The paxil Side effects were sexual - total loss of libido. Big...
    ... read that was a side effect. I'll stick with the Paxil for another couple weeks, but I really don't need...
    ... symptoms. My last diagnosis was anxiety but 4 months of paxil has only helped my headaches. I have had a bad...

  13. Dyshidrosis
    ... prescribing it for me. I am currently taking Xanax, Paxil CR, Atarax which got changed to Vistaril, all in addition...

  14. i have dermatographism..
    ... went to teh drs apointment. by that time i was on paxil (another antidepressant). my doc didn't know what...

  15. Hives..rash..2 docs stumped
    ... blood tests and everything is ok. I have been taking paxil for 8 months now...could this be causing this?? Out...

  16. Chronic lightheadedness??
    ... off that. I also have gone off an anti-depressant, Paxil . As someone else on here has mentioned, I recently...
    ... have been much more fatigued. I have been taking Paxil since October of last year, and I wanted to get off...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. Fish Oil
    ... I've been taking fish oil for 10 years and paxil for 4 years, I do not believe there is any interaction...
    ... What is the difference between Paxil and Prozac? Are they both SSRI's?...
    ... QUOTE=Menogal51;3483071]What is the difference between Paxil and Prozac? Are they both SSRI's? Yes they are...

  2. 3 Years on St Johns Wort
    ... After trying everything [prozac, paxil , St Johns Wort etc, etc.] I decided to give St Johns...

  3. Natural vitamins?
    ... day and it doesn't have the side effects of Zoloft, Paxil , Lexapro etc....

  4. What Is good for depression?
    ... Im already on paxil CR for my panic disorder which I plan on getting off...
    ... Im already on paxil CR for my panic disorder which I plan on getting off...
    ... doctor before starting SamE if you are currently on Paxil . The two can be a dangerous mix together. Vitamin...
    ... tried it and it put me thru the roof and I was on Paxil at the time. My PS Doc wanted me to try it to offset...

  5. Dianetics and its effect on a person's well being/natural health?
    ... patients come into see him who were on drugs like paxil and he was able to wean them off and get them balanced...

  6. I have been taking 5-HTP
    ... other options, because i do not want to start back on paxil ....
    ... just read up on paxil and what it does. says it restores serotonin levels...

  7. Alternative Med and Panic/Anxiety disorder??
    ... panic and anxiety? Did it help. I am currently on Paxil (week2) and Klonopin(7year) and not doing well with...
    ... panic and anxiety? Did it help. I am currently on Paxil (week2) and Klonopin(7year) and not doing well with ... online Ashton Manual has some more info on Klonopin. Paxil 's reputation isn't so good, so I wouldn't continue...

  8. L-Theanine and medication??
    ... Theanine as I have anxiety and panic. Can I take it with paxil and klonipin?? It is an amino acid so I would assume...

  9. Rhodiola Rosea?
    ... want to find something natural before going back to paxil . If rhodiola doesn't work.. than trying st. johns...