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  1. HELP WITH MY gad
    ... fact,my Psych has seen minimal problems compared with Paxil and others.Everyone is different,but do not let the...

  2. Derealization
    ... Hi guys, I'm 17 years old and I've been on Paxil (10 mg) for anxiety for about 4 months now. My doctor...

  3. Zoloft.... questions, opinions, side effects?
    ... I should and they switched me around a lot between Paxil , Celexa and Effexor. All which worked fairly well ... anxiety, I had a nervous breakdown and was placed on Paxil which worls wonders for me. However, my husband and...

  4. Help recommend me a med...
    ... meds in the last 4 years but always have stuck with paxil in the end. It seems to do the best job in tackling ... both problems. The issue is that paxil makes me so lethargic and lazy I just cant take it ... with that, insomnia, etc....I took it together with paxil and it far out-weighted the drowsiness of paxil. ...
    ... I have tried Paxil , Wellbutrin, Lexapro, Celexa and Prozac. Celexa worked...

  5. buspar good for anxiety
    ... weeks to take full effect. i have tried so many - Paxil , wellbutrin, Celexa Lexapro and prozac. my favorite...

  6. Cymbalta for GAD?
    ... I take cymbalta (40mg) I used to take paxil . I have been taking cymbalta for several years now...

  7. anxiety worse as you get older?
    ... any words of wisdom? I really want to get off the Paxil this year. I have been on it now for 3 years and...

  8. Any Reliable Herbals for Anxiety?
    ... I used to take Paxil and Xanax to control my panic disorder and anxiety...

  9. Lexapro
    ... I went off my Paxil by slowlin weaning the end of 2005. Within a month ... it all my anxiety came back, so I went back on the Paxil at my full dose of 20 mg. I triggered worse anxiety ... up in urgent care getting put on Valium while the Paxil wore off. Then I tried Amoryn, it didn't work at all ... didn't work. So out of desparation I went back on the Paxil slowly, starting out at 5 mg. and working up to 20...
    ... I went off my Paxil by slowlin weaning the end of 2005. Within a month ... it all my anxiety came back, so I went back on the Paxil at my full dose of 20 mg. I triggered worse anxiety ... up in urgent care getting put on Valium while the Paxil wore off. Then I tried Amoryn, it didn't work at all ... didn't work. So out of desparation I went back on the Paxil slowly, starting out at 5 mg. and working up to 20...

  10. paxil question
    ... Yes i had to quit paxil because it made me very lazy and gain tons of weight...

  11. mixing anti-depressents and anxiety meds?
    ... it about twice a day) and taking 10 mg of a generic paxil at night. i read that it can be dangerous to take...
    ... negative drug interaction it will pop up. I am on Paxil and take it woth an anti-psychotic and nothing bad...
    ... I'm prescribed Prozac (similar to paxil ) and Klonopin (similar to xanax) ..... if you are...
    ... targets a different area in the brain. maybe once the paxil kicks in you won't need the xanax. God bless:)...

  12. Paxil Question
    ... I was also on Paxil 20mg. And felt I no longer needed it..(big mistake ... could be counteracting one another. Side effects from paxil as far as I am aware should not make you hyper.I would...
    ... Thanks D31. Did you get off Paxil completely or did you go onto some other antidepressant...

  13. Anyone with abnormal side effects from Celexa?
    ... time which only adds to my own angst. He has tried Paxil for anxiety/depression/OCD and had horrible side effects...

  14. does any one else feel like me?
    ... meds since I was 27 after the birth of my daughter. Paxil worked great for many years until one day it stopped...

  15. Hallucinations...
    ... on SSRI anxiety medications like Lexapro, Zoloft, Paxil (think that one is for depression) and a few others...

  16. What could this be?
    ... To start off, I was started on Paxil 20mg about 4 years ago. It completely got rid of my ... story short, I am pregnant now so I am unable to take Paxil and I am on a very small dose of Buspar but I notice ... this is just because of my anxiety and coming off Paxil ? Or could it be something else?...

  17. Can High blood Pressure Be a Cause of Anxiety Attacks
    ... wondering if I will wake with one... I started paxil 12.5 MG yesterday morning. I guess my question is ... should I give the paxil a try,which it sure didn't help last night... or is...

  18. Dont think there is no hope left for me so fed up
    ... meds since I was 27 after the birth of my daughter. Paxil worked great for many years until one day it stopped...
    ... you on the Seroxat now? In the States it is called Paxil . I suffered terrible side effects when I went of...
    ... that this out of it , drunk feel come on when i took paxil in my pregnancy like it triggerd something off , do...

  19. Would like input on what you all are taking for anx/dep.
    ... replying. I haven't tried Welbutrin yet. Tried Lexapro, Paxil , Zoloft and next will be Effexor. They either made...
    ... replying. I haven't tried Welbutrin yet. Tried Lexapro, Paxil , Zoloft and next will be Effexor. They either made...
    ... I take Paxil CR for depression (60 mg) and clonazapam for anxiety ... . Tried to go off Paxil and almost ended up in hospital because I was so angry ... what I've read, it is almost impossible to go off Paxil after you've taken it for years. I've been on it...

  20. Anyone ever take Serzone?
    ... Serzone for about 10 years. Been trying others, Paxil , Lexapro, Zoloft etc, but they either upset my stomach...

  21. Prozac questions
    ... inactive ingredients........I had a problem with generic paxil and water retention.......NOT when switched to name...

  22. Paxil and Anxiety
    ... actually feel like going to the hospital. I too started Paxil , TODAY, I took one at 3 pm today and was wondering...
    ... may want to try that while you are waiting to see if Paxil has an effect....
    ... I have a history of panic disorder. I've been on Paxil off and on for the last 5 years or so. It works for...
    ... I was on Paxil as well for Anxiety and it worked wonderfully for...

  23. spaciness
    ... depression, gad and depersonalization my meds are 20mg paxil 450mg wellbutrin and 1mg of klonopin nothing i have...

  24. living with anxiety for yrs. now i feel like im back at the begining
    ... ago, ive been on klonopin for all this time, with paxil i took for yrs. but got off it and have been fine...
    ... more damage than good for me. ive been on zoloft, paxil , you name it. i will be seeing my dr next week , just...

  25. anxiety and co-dependence?
    ... one I've found works the best for me (I've been on paxil and celexa- hated both of those). You may want to...
    ... your question, I am not on any meds. I have been on Paxil twice for my OCD, the first time it seemed to have ... stayed away from meds ever since. Since you hated paxil as well (which I hear quite often), what is is about...

  26. Heartrate
    ... definately cause additional heightened anxiety. I was on Paxil and Effexor, and both, gave me extreme panic attacks...

  27. Anxiety is killing me!
    ... 75 mg they worked for like 5 mos also lexipro and paxil and paxil was the worst i couldnt handle them at all...

  28. Question
    ... I'm taking Paxil for about 3 months now. I just wanted to know if it...
    ... I personally don't take paxil , but I know someone who does. And they drink (social...
    ... any problems with having a few drinks. I don't take Paxil but I do take Celexa and they are both SSRI's. The...

  29. Xanax XR
    ... doc who just looked at me after I told him I hated Paxil , Buspar, Wellbutrin, and Effexor because they made...

  30. Meds making me crazy update!
    ... multivitamins, and magnesium. I could not take Effexor or Paxil , very med sensitive, and they increased my anxiety...

  31. Recent allergic reaction to Xanax, anyone else?
    ... horrible, the worst experience I've ever had, next to Paxil . I never had such bad or hard pounding heart rate...

  32. Paxil and other meds causing intrusive thoughts about sexuality
    ... and the person is decreasing and discontinuing the Paxil . In the past two days, the person's original interest...
    ... I have OCD and I have taken Paxil , though each medication is different for each person ... vitamin did that. He is already switching from Paxil so it doesn't matter, but I usually try all the meds ... other meds one at a time. Of couse by slowly adding Paxil in the first place can help prevent intrusive thoughts...
    ... ! When this person was originally prescribed the Paxil , he was taking melatonin and I said, "How can you...

  33. New to this board
    ... anxiety/panic attacks for about 10 years now. I took Paxil on and off for the last 8 years and decided that they...

  34. Shaky and jittery
    ... Absolutely, I went on paxil to control my panic and anxiety. 16 months after...

  35. Klonopin in the day?
    ... wondering if anyone else has advice? I also take Paxil by the way....
    ... than the original anxiety. How long have you been on Paxil , because in the first months of SSRI usage it is not...
    ... OCDE Thanks fo the quick post...I've been on Paxil 7 years, too long, but anyway, i think youa re right...
    ... a day and i only normaly take .5mg a day. i was on paxil for yrs and got off it due to side effects i could...

  36. Klonopin or Xanax??
    ... withdrawl and rebound anxiety. I hear Effexor and Paxil are even worse though. Good luck, OE...
    ... ARe you still on Paxil ? I took Klonopin for a time and I loved it...

  37. anxiety medication
    ... A daily SSRI (Zoloft, Paxil , Celexa) along with an "as needed" tranquilizer, to...

  38. Trazodone,Geodon, Ativan for GAD & OCD, any input?
    ... So my new doctor took me off Paxil (wasn't helping) and Seroquel (used for sleeping) ... meds I'm on. I went through the withdrawals for Paxil (and am still dealing with the little waves of electric ... every now and then, 2 weeks after stopping it). The Paxil made me gain 25+lbs in 2 months time, off it I've...

  39. Caffeine Consumption?
    ... relatively high dose of klonopin for anxiety in addition to paxil . I drink caffeine and also take cafeinne pills. I...

  40. feeling trapped - bad weather
    ... OE - No, I'm not on any medication. I was put on Paxil for some stress 1-1/2 years ago and it caused me to...

  41. randon twitching and anxiety?
    ... 3rd in a row) So, she started me on a low dose of paxil and within days it nearly stopped. I did good for...

  42. Anxiety is ruining my life
    ... lexapro works!!! you said you tried most of the SSRI's ( paxil , prozac, zoloft, luvox)....have you tried talking...

  43. Weight gain on anti-depressants or anti-anxiety meds
    ... about a year before I finally gave in and went on paxil . It was a life saver (and thats important) however...

  44. tips for stopping a panic attack when it happens?
    ... i use a tranq thats between ativan and valium plus paxil 60mgs. i just came off of effexor after 6 years and...

  45. paxil
    ... Hi Greendragon, as a male on paxil has there been any side effects involving your sexual...

  46. Shortness of breath/no deep breath
    ... was breathing!, the worse it got. My GP put me on paxil and something for acid reflux, can't remember the ... both but am currently not taking anything for it. The paxil worked well for me though at that time. I felt "relaxed...

  47. OMG I feel better....PAXIL
    ... want to thank you for this message.....I've been on paxil cr for 1 week today and I was still very unsure about ... it. But now I have more hope. I was on paxil 5 years ago, and it did wonders for me. Got me back ... very stressful times in my life. I decided to try paxil again, this time the doctor gave me paxil cr. So far...
    ... I also had success with paxil . Like you said, it made me feel "normal" and definitely ... occasion called for it. I ended up going off the paxil , not because of unpleasant side effects, but because ... anxiety kicks in I will definitely consider taking paxil again. Good luck to those just starting, I hope you...
    ... Paxil worked great for me too for 2 years I took it.I did ... hellish for me but yeah it worked.I only stopped taking Paxil because I wanted to try being med free.good luck...
    ... So glad that it is working for you! I started paxil again a week and a half ago. My depression came back ... weeks. Today is the first day I actually believed that paxil is going to help me. I feel normal again. I am not...
    ... I have been on paxil since xmas time.... anxiety was real bad at that time ... feel better and am starting to feel normal again. Paxil worked great for me in the past as well....
    ... suffered from bad anxiety for a number of years and tried Paxil in 2005. It REALLY helped me (it took 2-3 weeks to...
    ... Hi I am new here. My therapist prescribed paxil cr 12.5 mg for my panic and anxiety ( have been suffering...

  48. Anyone taking Prozac? I would like to know side effects and if it is helping?
    ... over the last 10 years. The first time I took one paxil and thought I would lose my mind....never again! ...

  49. provigil....
    ... experiences with this med?? hi, i have been taking paxil for about 6 years and do very well with bad weeks ... another, but i really beleive my chemistry NEEDS a paxil AND i want more focus. thanks for any insight,...

  50. xanax or ativan
    ... she'll prescribe me Prozac. Now I have to stop the Paxil that I've been on for a week after stopping the two...

  51. paxil cr 37.5 for depression and GAD
    ... I've heard of people taking 60 or even 80 mgs of Paxil , so you're still on kind of a low dose. Give the...
    ... i take 20 mg of paxil but not the cr just the regular paxil i have been ... to know about it?and no thats not the highest dose. paxil makes me really tired im tired all day long from it...

  52. Xanax Addiction??
    ... Look at all the posts on people trying to get off Paxil , Effexor, Lexapro, etc. Then ask how many of them...

  53. Withdrawal Question
    ... can last for months, even a year like mine did with paxil . I had those darn brain zaps and weird numbness and...
    ... your meds slow and under your doctors care.i went off paxil by myself cold turkey after being on it for 7 years...

  54. Paxil & delayed ejaculation
    ... In my opinion Paxil is evil, the worse possible drug to ever be put on ... about the ej problem...but good luck with it. I hated paxil ..can you tell ?...
    ... I took paxil 20mg for over 6 yrs and was unable to have an orgasm ... stopping like brain zaps for over a year! Not a fan of paxil :) Hope you find your solution! Take Care,...

  55. anxiety? depression?
    ... think i have some depression.. he wanted me to take paxil , and then when ttc wean me off of it, but after talking ... transfer in march so its not a good idea for me to take paxil for a month then possible hopefully get pregnant after...
    ... safer, but safer. My alst 2 pregnancies were on Paxil and my kids are ok.... Of course its a chance. You...

  56. Cymbalta= Insomnia !
    ... On top of it I have to take it in conjunction with Paxil because I have to wean myself off the Paxil. What...

  57. Vacation Anxiety! YIKES
    ... them with me. I brought anti nausea meds, klonopin, paxil , cold meds, sinus meds, you name it! haha In the...

  58. Switching from Lexapro to Paxil CR
    ... time you were on it should not bother you and the paxil will take care of that. dont worry and just stay ... on the paxil ....

  59. I did it!
    ... Hello there, I started paxil CR today........and the side effects are really not ... that bad.....Has anyone else taken Paxil CR? I've taken the regular paxil before and it almost...
    ... Paxil CR is the slow release pills and they are yellow. ... ....I used to be on the other paxil s a long time ago, and got off them without any severe ... getting better and not worry about when to come off the paxil s :-)...
    ... when i was on paxil (not cr) I had to stop because it made me so tired...

  60. memory issues-anybody else?
    ... I had memory problems with paxil and now with xanax I find myself using post-it notes ... common with benzos. But, since it happened with the paxil I think any mind altering drug can cause memory problems...

  61. anxiety med that wont cause weight gain please!!!
    ... i took paxil for about three years and loved the anxiety help,...
    ... everyone is different.. i have been on paxil 4 years and havent gained a pound... my sis is on...
    ... go back on the paxil and whats 10 pounds, we all gain as we get older. ... had major depression and lost over 50 lbs, now im on paxil and not regaining....

  62. Any meds that help with derealization...??
    ... this problem? ANy advice is appreciated. I take Paxil and Xanax/Klonopin now. THanks!...
    ... Those were the only ones that really worked for me. Paxil , Prozac, Zoloft, Cymbalta, Nardil, etc didn't do a...
    ... headaches. Maybe I'll give Lexapro another shot..... The Paxil is just not cutting it for me and I want off of it...

  63. Morning Craziness
    ... meds to see if this helps. like if you take 60mg of paxil like i do then you can take 30mg - 12 hours apart...

  64. Question about blood pressure medicine and anxiety med
    ... currently take lotrel 5/20 for blood pressure and paxil 20 mg . I was thinking of asking my doctor about ... taking buspar for my anxiety. I used to take with the paxil prior to being diagnoise with high blood pressure...
    ... high' but maybe borderline. I took 50mg. I went on paxil and had no problems with taking both. Last year my ... sometimes lower rarely higher). BTW, I had been off the paxil for several years but even with paxil everything was...

  65. Bad Withdrawals!!!!Help!!
    ... have went to fast but I can say when I weaned off Paxil years back (took it for 2 years) I had all those symptoms...

  66. Irrational fears messing with me...
    ... at any moment! I hate this so much...but I dunno if Paxil will help. That last fear especially freaked me...
    ... there is no reason for you to suffer though this! Paxil works well for many forms of anxiety and is just one...
    ... I am going to a therapist and taking paxil everyday, helps a bit but I always feel I'm one step...

  67. Benzos for anxiety, but cause depression ?
    ... down on it, and sort of numb feeling. I tried the Paxil and Effexor, but both gave me horrible panic attacks...

  68. Antianxiety Medications and Pregnancy
    ... I was on Paxil when I got pregnant and my doctor got me to slowly...

  69. stopping the medication weight gain
    ... and need to get rid of some of the weight gain from paxil and cymbalta. has anyone tried a combination of power...

  70. Lexapro Rash - Serious or Not
    ... If the rash goes away then I should start taking Paxil CR 12.5 mg every day for 2 weeks. If my body handles ... that okay then he wants me to try Paxil CR 25 mg every day. I hope it works because I'm a...

  71. to those on effexor xr
    ... could lead to more anxieties. now they have me on paxil and im not happy about it but i need a break from...

  72. Could I have social Anxiety ??
    ... and depression, and I"ve tried a couple of them , Paxil and Effexor, which made me horribly sick, weird numb...

  73. Prozac or Lexapro ??
    ... irritability, anxiousness. I had panic attacks on Paxil and Effexor. Wondering if or should I try Prozac or...
    ... Yes, Paxil scared the hell out of me, I was on 10 mg, and was...
    ... [QUOTE=cvoor;2759064]Yes, Paxil scared the hell out of me, I was on 10 mg, and was...

  74. Fear of schiz!!!need your reply's
    ... doc but no PDoc. He said it was anxiety and uped my paxil from 20 mg to 40mg. Which i refuse to do because the ... side effects of paxil are bad enough at 20 mg, I can only imagine what...
    ... side effects which made my anxiety much worse. Plus Paxil is quite hard to wean yourself off of. I resisted ... instead of your SSRI. It can cause dependance just like Paxil , but if it works with no side effects then it is well...
    ... become violent. BELIEVE IN YER MEDS. im on 60 mg of paxil plus clorazepam to combat the insomnia. i just went ... drink alcohol and dont take marijuana. stay on the paxil for 3 months and find yourself a place where you feel...

  75. Need medication advice please!
    ... Currently I take Klonopin (which is a benzo) and Paxil . My problem is I am trying to get off the Paxil and...
    ... The problem is that I have been on Paxil for 7 years and don't want to be on it anymore, so ... because of the bad withdrawls (which is why I want off Paxil ). Even though my Dr gives me advice on the drugs...
    ... I've been on most SSRI's (including Paxil ). They all have withdrawal symptoms. Make sure you ... withdrawal at all. Believe me I would. I came off Paxil cold turkey. I thought I knew better than my doctor ... start you on the Effexer while your detoxing from Paxil ? That's how they ususally do it. Don't be scared...
    ... he wants to put me on something while I am stopping Paxil . Thanks for the encouragement! :)...
    ... Currently I take Klonopin (which is a benzo) and Paxil . My problem is I am trying to get off the Paxil and...