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  1. psychiatrist visits - frequency
    ... so you don't pay out the wahoo every month! I took paxil before they had a generic and it was 170 a month!...

  2. Paxil
    ... for every person. I can tell you that I have taken Paxil for 4 years with good results (but that isn't to say ... say that any weight gain would be solely from the Paxil . I wish you luck and hope whatever you choose helps...
    ... of what walflower said, except for me I found that Paxil is the root of all evil:blob_fire. For me it caused ... s now been about six months since I got off of the Paxil and it's been a long road but I'm finally starting...
    ... your replies ......... I have done some reading on paxil and i agree not for me ..........I am going to tell...

  3. hopeful stories of anxiety sufferers
    ... definately gotten worse this past year though. I take Paxil and the occasional Klonopin when I need it. I don...

  4. Help With Social/Generalized Anxiety
    ... now. I've been to numerous therapists and have tried Paxil , Zoloft and Xanax and have not felt much relief. I...

  5. Herbal anxiety meds
    ... I have been on various meds through the years from paxil to prozac to lexapro. None of which I ever felt made...

  6. Paxil and Cipralex
    ... hey there, i have been on paxil for 14 yrs. it has just now started making me more...

  7. Buzzing, tingling, burning sensations
    ... I suffered from anxiety/panic and was put on paxil , I was on it for a year and have been off it for a...
    ... pretty potent herbs that promote relaxation. Also, if Paxil worked for you, you may try St. Johns Wort. It is...

  8. Possible Paxil Poop-Out...HELP!
    ... My mother takes the Paxil Buspar combination and she finds that at times it ... life infinitely better. If you have depression then Paxil or another SSRI may be for you, but for anxiety dissorder...
    ... I took paxil (not generic) for over 6 yrs. It's stopped working ... buspar doesn't have many side effects. Maybe upping the paxil ? But at 40mg that might not be good, not sure what...
    ... also, did you have a hard time coming off of the paxil after 6 years of use? have you ever thought about...
    ... each dose. It's been a wonder drug for me! With the paxil I cut my pills in half and only took half for about ... felt in my head for about 6 months after stopping the paxil . It wasn't painful, only lasted a few seconds, but ... it was weird. I did try paxil again a while back and it was just horrible, had to...
    ... hey there.you guys, i am for sure had a paxil poopout.:) was on 40 mgs.trying to change to effexor ... bad to get better,but feel bad. i want to take the paxil . it is making me more anxious. i have to wait it out...
    ... Hi Everyone... I took 20mg of Paxil for about 3 years and at the end it was no longer ... finally gone. I swear I felt worse coming off of Paxil than I did before I ever went on them. I will NEVER...

  9. Is this ok to feel this way on Zoloft?
    ... anxiety disorder with some ocd this August. I have Paxil , Lexapro and St. John's wort none of them worked so...
    ... anxiety disorder with some ocd this August. I have Paxil , Lexapro and St. John's wort none of them worked so ... when they first started meds? Ya, when I took 1 Paxil .... Evil garbage! I wont take that saratonin crap...
    ... should make you feel better not worse. Amen! Paxil and Busbar jacked me up..... no thanks!...
    ... just wierd feeling in my chest. I'm currently on paxil and nothing to severe has happened thank God. Its...
    ... just wierd feeling in my chest. I'm currently on paxil and nothing to severe has happened thank God. Its...
    ... concerned, Xanax is a wonder drug. I have tried Paxil , Prozac, Welbutrin, Zoloft, Buspar, Remeron, etc....

  10. Zoloft and clenching teeth
    ... jaw clenching is a common occurrence with any SSRI ( Paxil , Lexapro, Zoloft, etc). Doesn't say it's a side effect ... taking an antidepressent is what causes it. I took Paxil 5 years ago for about a year and I had jaw clenching...

  11. What kind of med for anxiety?
    ... been seeing my psyc dr for about 2 yrs and was on Paxil CR and Klonopin. I have been off both of them for ... understands that this is not a way to live. I got off the Paxil CR because i had NO sex drive and my poor husband...

  12. paxil side effects
    ... Paxil is a strong antidepresant that works differently for...

  13. From Paxil to Lexapro
    ... I went from Paxil to Effexor overnight, ie. monday - Paxil tuesday ... are the normal Effexor ones. Mind you I was only on Paxil for a month trg247...

  14. More disturbing thoughts
    ... on any of them. I have taken: Remeron, Welbutrin, Paxil , Prozac, Zoloft, and Buspar. Buspar actually did...

  15. Anyone Had Good Results on Meds???
    ... ll know it cause you'll feel much better. For me, Paxil was the magic pill and I took it for over 6 yrs until...
    ... everyone will react differently to the meds. I took Paxil for several months and felt fantastic. The only side...

  16. Stuck deep in the mudd!!
    ... they made me worse?? Two weeks ago I was prescribed paxil cr but am afraid to take it,I have to see her again...

  17. Advice needed: Anxiety Meds & Weight
    ... while, but I can't really remember. I didn't like Paxil , I was on Celexa which I think helped but I was switched...

  18. Do I have Depression, or Anxiety? And what do I do?
    ... Social Anxiety Disorder...a friend has it and she takes Paxil . Not sure if that's what you have...the sweating when...

  19. PLEASE Help, Anxiety getting worse
    ... I can remember. I've been on Imimpramine, Zoloft, Paxil (anger issues with that), Celexa, Lexapro, and Wellbutrin...

  20. Lexapro 20mg started 4 days ago
    ... hoping this works at 20mg because the next option is Paxil which I do not really want to go on because of weight...

  21. Contantly Worried--Anyone Else?
    ... is nothing more i can do for you. Well i had tried paxil for 1 year,,,i had irratable bowels for the whole ... time,,and could not sleep,,,comming off of paxil was a nightmare,but when i finally weaned myself off...

  22. Switching to or from Lexapro to Celexa
    ... want to feel great at 20mg. If this does not work.... Paxil is my next step. I am anxious today but that is because...

  23. scary sleep thing happened.. im worried
    ... feelings are panic, but i know that when i take my paxil i dont get that.. well, i tried to come off paxil...

  24. New to this board...Anxiety for 10 years
    ... well for you.:) To: anxiousagain, I was taking Paxil for the past 3 years. I got off of it about five...

  25. When anti anxiety meds don't calm....
    ... a mother of twin boys that just turned 3. I was on Paxil CR for 2 years and was just taken off of it. My doctor...
    ... and if it isn't working she wants to put me back on Paxil . I said NO WAY! I can finally feel. GRRRR why dose...
    ... have withdrawl symptoms. My mother can't get off Paxil and Buspar at all. She has an intense reaction and...
    ... OCD thanks for the reply. I have tried Paxil , Effexor, Klonopin, Neurontin, ativan and now xanax...

  26. need help understanding
    ... the only thing i can say for sure is, when i am on paxil the feelings pretty much go away so it has to be anxiety ... .. but, then i think i can get off the paxil and the symptoms come back.. thats where i'm at now ... ago so probably wasnt the best time to get off the paxil . so, i gave in and started again.. do you ever get...

  27. Paxil and Buspar
    ... she seems to have a harder time. She is also taking Paxil . I am not really sure on the dosage, but I will responde...
    ... in her mid-50's as well. The dosages are 20mg of Paxil 1 time per day and the Buspar is 10 mg 1 time a day...

  28. can someone explain this??????
    ... feeling very well. 13 days ago I switched to 5 mg of paxil . I only lasted on it for 5 days as I was so miserable...
    ... If I remember right zoloft and paxil are similar in some ways but differ in others. What ... like withdrawl but it is happening really quick. Paxil withdrawl is almost as bad as Effexor but again you...

  29. Paxil CR Etc.
    ... course this differs from person to person. Maybe Paxil and Zoloft don't get along so your doctor had you ... stop taking it. I hope Paxil kicks in quick for you trg247...

  30. Lexapro 20mg
    ... t see being on this med for a long time. I was on paxil a couple of years ago and although I had bad side ... adjusted to it. I going to ask my doctor to switch me to paxil if this lexapro doesn't start to work better soon...
    ... What are the side effects for Paxil ? I don't want to gain weight on meds - I saw my doctor...

  31. New to board-Just started Paxil
    ... Unfortunatly Paxil usualy comes with a large number of side effects....
    ... ve been off of it for 3 years, my doctor prescribed paxil at a time when i was just anxious all the time and ... paxil made it worse i didn't have the symptons you did ... , paxil just made the anxiety worse, my son was prescribed ... paxil recently and he quit after 2 days because it made...
    ... Paxil also gave me added anxiety, stomach pain w nausea ... Worst Panic Attack of my entire life, One night on Paxil , up all night, I thought my heart was going to come...

  32. Need some feedback. I am devastated!
    ... My mother started taking SSRI's ( Paxil ) when I was in 7th grade and it was very noticeable...

  33. Tingling Hands with Paxil
    ... having another baby someday...I was told NOT to take Paxil , due to recent studies of congenital heart defects ... in newborns whose moms have taken paxil ...I AM NOT TRYING TO FREAK YOU OUT!!! Just to warn ... about the baby thing, then switched to Prozac. Okay, paxil made me worse for the whole time I was on it. My anxiety...

  34. Lamictal for anxiety?
    ... SSRIs, and they either do nothing, or in the case of Paxil , actually make matters worse. I have tried the benzodiazap...

  35. thankyou to all from a new member
    ... about 8 years, so why don't we try you off of the Paxil ." I said sure, why not give it a try. Bad idea. I...

  36. Too scared
    ... anxiety to be prescribed both. My original doc had me on paxil , buspar and xanax but I never started the paxil becaue...

  37. Can Anyone Relate?
    ... do not know if medication is the answer. I tried Paxil before and gained 100 pounds in six months. I have...

  38. buzzing shock feeling..
    ... just couldn't control the feelings anymore. I went on Paxil , then Prozac, then Celexa. Celexa worked best for...

  39. Meds for anxiety patient with high BP
    ... Atenolol and Lisinopril for HBP. I am also on xanax and paxil (and being weaned off of zoloft currently). The atenolol...
    ... those can raise your blood pressure. The SSRIs like Paxil , Zoloft, etc. are safe for people with high bp....

  40. Long Story................
    ... of zoloft (1/2 what I'd been taking) and 12.5mg of paxil . Now I'm going to another pdoc and he plans to put ... said he didn't plan to increase the dosage of the paxil . He said that too many times, pdocs overprescribe ... think. Do you think that the pdoc should consider more paxil ? I'm depressed and anxy. I'm being weaned off zoloft...
    ... make me worse. The only thing that ever worked was paxil . I took it for 6 yrs and also xanax as needed. Toward ... depression and became suicidal so they took me off the paxil and eventually the xanax. I went almost 3 yrs without ... worse than ever before. Of course my doctor pushed paxil on me even after I told her what had happened before...
    ... Hi, Well, I'm on 25mg of paxil cr now. No zoloft. I took my 3rd dose of paxil last...
    ... sometimes if he's really anxious it helps. I hope the paxil works out for you. It takes a while to notice anything...

  41. Over 3 weeks on Prozac - still feel bad
    ... doesn't mean it will forever. I had this problem with paxil . I was on it for 6 yrs and tried to go back on it ... or antidepressants period. The only one I could was paxil and now I can't so go figure.... Be very open with...

  42. This is confusing.....anyone with thoughts?
    ... chemical serotonin in the brain similar to and SSRI like Paxil or other newer antidepressants. Xanax actually attaches...

  43. Weaning Off Of Xanax
    ... and also Wellbutrin SR mg/day since 2001. I tried paxil and I gained weight and it did not help. I stopped...

  44. In relation to my anxiety
    ... about getting on some meds for anxity. He put me on Paxil , (I don't know what level) I took them for 2 months ... that also. So I ask the DR if I could stop taking Paxil . It has been very hard on me. I'm a mess most of...
    ... I was on paxil for 6 yrs and although it controled most of my anxiety ... but they all effect everyone differently. I know the paxil seems to be the worst with this one. If you don't...

  45. Effexor XR jolts
    ... off of Effexor XR and I remember from going off of Paxil that I had really bad jolts, but never this bad. Any...

  46. Why SSRI's for anxiety?
    ... times worse. I have tried them all. You name it, Paxil , Prozac, Buspar, Welbutrin, Zoloft, Remeron etc. ...
    ... be a component to depression, ie the label use of paxil and or prozac. Unfortunately Im not familiar with...
    ... crawling out of my own skin. Then we went to Zoloft, Paxil , ect, couldnt sleep for 2 days on one pill. Had really...

  47. I week on Lexapro
    ... myself and most of the people on this site has been on paxil and buspar for, gosh 10 years now and she still has...

  48. Anyone try ANXIETOL 7??
    ... work for as the meds make me so sick!! On day 4 of Paxil 5 mg and crawling out of my skin and dizzy!! UGH!...
    ... was more anxious and dizzy..........so now back to paxil .........just a viscious circle as they eventully poop...
    ... am still on klonopin .5 3 x daily and just started paxil at 5 mg and feeling AWFUL!!...

  49. Xanax not really working?
    ... fine!! I took Xanax years ago......25 once a day with paxil ........when it quite I ran the gamut of meds and ended...

  50. Anxiety worsen in the fall
    ... I had been taking low dose Paxil x 6 years. Back in March, my PCP asked me if I was...

  51. Does anyone feel like they're on a boat
    ... something in the brain......I am on day 3 of trying paxil AGAIN! and had this feeling several times today. UGH...

  52. Just started Paxil
    ... to hear how you are feeling. I have been on and off Paxil several times.........maybe try cutting your dosage...
    ... I've taken paxil and for me it was a godsend. The only side effect...

  53. not sure remeron is helping
    ... buspar and continue with xanax and add lexapro or paxil . If you do take both, has anyone ever told you you...

  54. Anxiety and Pregnancy
    ... I also took Paxil through my entire pregnancy with my 4th child.My doctor...

  55. anyone been able to..................??????
    ... time then quit? This has happened to me with Celexa, paxil and Zoloft. When I tried going back on them it was...
    ... not sure but my doctor seems to think since I took paxil for 6 yrs but have been off for 3 yrs that I should...
    ... ranting and depressed and full of rage.......I am trying Paxil AGAIN and only on day 2 but very anxious.........sometimes...

  56. Anyone take Buspar w/ xanax??
    ... been on buspar 6 weeks. My new doctor added xanax and paxil and wants me to cut the buspar in half for a week...

  57. daughter: GAD, intrusive thoughts & SI compulsions
    ... successfully treated through counselling & medication ( Paxil ) & I'm 95% better. However, I'm concerned about my...

  58. Saw a new doctor, new meds...
    ... The new doctor wants me to stop the buspar and take paxil and xanax. I'm freakin' out! I have big medication...
    ... anymore. I'm still very concerned with taking buspar, paxil and xanax. I'm going to try and cut back on the buspar ... the help of xanax and then after I'm off try adding paxil . I hate that I'm like this and can't even trust my...

  59. Cost of Paxil

  60. Remeron anyone?
    ... making me sick like most other medications I have tried Paxil and almost every SSRI. The only problem is I am...

  61. Doc gave cymbalta Help?
    ... this is a good idea. I had a bad experience with paxil and xanex in the past not sure if I want to go this ... root again. With paxil I felt high as a kit and did not like feeling like...

  62. Bad day with my HEART!!
    ... I never took Prozac but I did take Paxil (still an SSRI) and on day 2 it caused a panic attack ... anxiety attacks, but nothing like what I had on the Paxil ). I immediately stopped taking the Paxil. My family ... drugs until they start to work. A friend of mine took Paxil for nearly a month until she got any benefit but she...
    ... had bad reactions on SSRIs, too. In fact, she took Paxil and it gave her a panic attack, too. She now takes...

  63. No end in sight...
    ... with some depression and ocd for many years. I was on paxil for like 6 yrs and then quit taking it 2 yrs ago....

  64. light headed, dizziness?
    ... for Zoloft but I cannot decide between Zoloft and Paxil . I'm not sure what the difference is and if they have ... the many disorders..i.e. Zoloft for social anxiety, paxil for GAD,ect. Does anyone have any advice or knowledge...
    ... months now. wow, i can't believe that. i tried taking paxil cr but it didn't do anything for me and i just switched...
    ... Hi Maili ~ :) Paxil and Zoloft are both effective treatment for depression ... person taken them that the other drug may not. Meaning paxil may cause you to have a sedation effect, where as ... the other. I have know people who did wonderful on paxil and others that just couldn't take it so switched...

  65. Anxiety Medication Help!
    ... going this route, I've tried Prozac, Wellbutrin and Paxil to no avail). [COLOR="Red"]{REMOVED}...

  66. Rock Bottom, can't take much more
    ... crying, because I dont know what to do anymore. I am on Paxil CR for months now, and every single day of my life...
    ... medication change / adjustment may be in order. I tried Paxil as well and it didn't work for me.. I don't respond...
    ... did this happen BEFORE Paxil ?? You need a different medication, imo....

  67. Health Anxiety - I am losing my mind, I think.
    ... Lyrica as I have been on SSRIs (Prozac, Wellbutrin and Paxil ) and they never seemed to do much for me. This is...
    ... many meds including klonopin, xanax, valium, effexor, paxil , celexa, zoloft, lexapro basically if you name it...

  68. Paxil, I guess it just not meant for me !!!!
    ... Ok, this is my 2nd time trying to take Paxil 10 mg. I am on day 6, and all last night the worst ... too much for me. I do have IBS and Acid reflux, and Paxil seems to cause Gastritis like crazy. I could only...

  69. Paxil......small dose, will withdrawals be any easier ??
    ... few years ago, I started on 20 mg and then I took Paxil 30 mg and just gradually cut back on it I can honestly ... any withdrawal Do you feel any better yet from the Paxil ?...
    ... headaches, which I hope will subside. Also, I did take Paxil about a yr ago, and had a horrible panic attack in...

  70. What's the best anxiety medicine out there?
    ... great for anxiety, but hard to get . I'm taking Paxil , only 10mg it's working ok for me, but I also have...

  71. paxil. celexa. dissociation.
    ... effects. Ironically I think we BOTH switched from Paxil 20 to Celexa 20 at the same time. Have you noticed...

  72. Can Paxil Cause Anxiety Attacks ????
    ... I was on Paxil 20 mg for 2 days and it caused a horrible panic attack...
    ... I started back on Paxil 10 mg After 3 days, I already notice a difference...

  73. Being prone to panic attacks SUCKS!!!
    ... because I have read too many horror stories about the Paxil and Zoloft, etc. I don't want to get started on that...

  74. Paxil: Morning or Night
    ... effective regardless when you take it. The thing is Paxil can act like a stimulant to some people and will keep...

  75. Paxil Withdrawal.
    ... Hi, Blue eyed angel I also took Paxil (along with clonopin) for two years when I decided...
    ... I have never taken Paxil but I got the head zaps with Cymbalta. I had the...
    ... I just went back on Paxil today. I stopped taking it 3 years ago and never...
    ... Hi, I was also on paxil (20 mg) for two years and weaned myself off it over ... away completely within about a week after stopping paxil . I wish I could tell you how to stop the zaps. ... coping with them again now, because I went back on paxil last year when my panic attacks returned, and I always...