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  1. Here it goes....
    ... psychiatrist almost 6 months ago , and he prescribed me Paxil . I started with 10mg and after 3 months went to 20mg ... other then my fiance'. Anyways, I have 3 days left of Paxil and I can't get into the doctor that is covered by ... insurance for 3 weeks. I tried to take myself off the paxil and noticed effects within 3 weeks. I was an emotional ... death right now of Tuesday coming and going. The last paxil I have. What will happen after its gone? Will life...
    ... you explain that you just moved to the area, are on Paxil & almost out ? Let the new doc know & they may try ... that someone will not prescribe you 3 weeks of the Paxil , especially knowing you are new to the area & without ... also. I don't think it's wise to just go off the Paxil cold turkey. I have never been on it, but just common...

  2. Could really use some guidance
    ... I have been on Paxil CR for 1 year. The sexual side effects are ruining ... has suggested Wellbutrin. She told me to take the Paxil 1 day, skip a day, then take it again, skip a day ... and felt so terrible, I just had my doctor call in Paxil so I could take half. Any words of wisdom?...
    ... While all the SSRIs have sexual side effects, Paxil is generally considered one of the worst offenders ... of course, this will vary from person to person). Paxil worked beautifully for me some years ago, I had terrible...

  3. exercise induced panic
    ... belong here or the panic disorder board, I've been on paxil twice in my life, and I don't really know if I've ... to help. I don't want to go on meds again, I hated Paxil (both times). I just want to thank the people here...

  4. zoloft fear
    ... I understand your fear. I had a panic attack on Paxil and now I'm so scared to take anything. My dad has...

  5. Will Paxil work again for me?
    ... am thinking of asking my doctor to put me back on Paxil It really helped me in the past...

  6. Thoughts on Paxil??
    ... I was on Paxil CR for a time and loved it! As far as the wieght gain ... I am obese anyway. However, I do not feel that the Paxil had anything to do with that. I do not remember a ... significant weight gain while on Paxil CR. Due to insurance issues, I had to change to Pexeva ... -which is closely "related" to Paxil .:)...
    ... I never tried Paxil .I don't think Lexapro works for my Anxiety because ... me a nervous wreck now.Some people claim that all Paxil does is make them tired and lazy.I know one of the ... don't know whether I should get a prescription for Paxil from my Doctor next week or keep taking the Lexapro...

  7. On Lexapro for 6 weeks now and its not working??
    ... time to work or tell my Doctor.I was never prescribed Paxil yet.I have not heard much good news on Paxil though...

  8. If you take Xanax what Dr. prescribed it?
    ... hesitant to give me the prescription and wanted me to try Paxil . He gave me prescriptions for both meds, but Paxil...

  9. Anxiety - Stomach Issues .. Advice needed!!
    ... works for me without the side effects or withdrawals. Paxil gave me the anxiety attack from hell, and xanax gave...

  10. Xanax and weight gain?
    ... weight on Xanax at all. I gained weight on SSRI's, Paxil to be specific. Prozac I lost weight. But with the...

  11. what is your xanax doseage?
    ... fairly middle of road doseage (I also take 20 mg of paxil ). Would anyone else like to share their doseage...
    ... medications are addictive, I have been on Lexapro, Effexor, Paxil , Prozac, and nothing. they just either made me high...

  12. going off paxil
    ... Paxil can be very difficult to come off of, comparable to...
    ... In my opinion, you should never quit Paxil cold turkey. I think it's a good idea to cut them ... awhile, then down to half every other day and so on. Paxil withdrawal can be brutal...I know from experience...
    ... I came off Paxil (and xanax) about 4 years ago. I had been taking ... .5 xanax up to 4 times daily & also 20 mg of paxil daily. I first came off xanax VERY slowly. .25 per ... Then I waited about a month to start coming off the paxil . My doctor told me to take it VERY Slowly. In fact ... before had a horrible experience trying to wean off the paxil , but this worked beautifully. I never had the first...
    ... recommend a schedule to help you gradually ween off paxil so as to minimize potential withdrawl symptoms......
    ... as far as i know .10mgs of paxil is the lowest dose. ive been told never to break...
    ... symptoms. I've also heard that if you go off paxil , it won't work again if you go back on it. Is this...

  13. Clonazepam 0.125mg ???
    ... prescribed this dosage of Clonazepam today along with Paxil 10mg, then to goto Paxil 20mg in a week from that...

  14. What Works Best For YOU?
    ... educated than to just let the doc tell you what to do. Paxil changed my life, for example; it took away the anxiety...

  15. What happens if you switch meds 5 times in a year?
    ... etc. While on Xanax I was put on another drug like Paxil . After a few weeks I asked my doctor how long I was ... from all those drugs. I remember Xanax, Welbutrin, Paxil , BuSpar, Zoloft, Lexapro, amitriptyline, gabapentin...

  16. fear of???
    ... with anxiety for as long as i can remember. I take paxil and I have most of my stuff under control but in the...

  17. Has anyone taken Buspar along with their AD ?
    ... in me and it's working really well for me. I tryed paxil cr before for anxiety it never really hit the axienty...

  18. coming off paxil cr
    ... I've actually just started Paxil CR recently. I've only been taking it for about 6...

  19. Anyone else ever experience this?
    ... harm in checking out what is available. Klonopin, paxil , xanax are all common meds....but the bottles will...

  20. incredibly anxious
    ... three years, in those three years, I have been on Paxil (the most effective), Zoloft, Lexapro, and now I'm ... shouldn't see any difference just yet). I stopped the Paxil about a year ago as it was no longer effective and...

  21. Dissassociation ?
    ... am going to pass out! I have had prescriptions for Paxil , Lexapro, Zoloft, Effexor and now Cymbalta. I tried ... Paxil and Lexapro and those didn't agree with me so now...

  22. anxiety or something else??
    ... for? 3) is it worth going on meds..doc is pushing paxil but i am pretty anti meds and not depressed anyway...

  23. Paxil CR or Regular Paxil?
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  24. celexa vs. wellbutrin
    ... have to say. Asking about it can't hurt. I was taking Paxil for a while and I lived in a virtual slumber so I...

  25. Effexor XR Question
    ... for me? Well let's see after trying Celexa, Zoloft, paxil , Lexapro..non of those worked. they just made me...
    ... list over the years has included wellbutrin, zoloft, paxil , effexor xr, and ativan) the way it usually felt...
    ... beleive any doctor who tries to tell you something like paxil will help anxiety...hogwash. Only thing that truly...
    ... much better than benzos. I would say that meds like paxil are not the ONLY medications that help. Individual...
    ... that dose. My Pexeva is at 40 mg. I had been taking Paxil CR. However, due to insurance issues, I had to change...
    ... realizing I am having a problem. So I am considering Paxil . I took Effexor for years. It was good for me. ...

  26. Fear...
    ... therapy as opposed to the SSRIs/SNRIs like Zoloft, Paxil , Effexor, Celexa, the list goes on. Wellbutrin is...

  27. Some advice if possible
    ... ve had problems with depression and gave up taking paxil long ago when I wasn't getting the results I and my...
    ... felt a difference when stopping mine. Or perhaps the paxil is jus not right anymore. I recently went from effexor...
    ... talked to a counselor. I also was never really on paxil enough to tell if it made any real difference, it...
    ... versions) in the last few years. My doctor told me that Paxil is not at all the first recommended anymore, because...

  28. Effexor BAD...HELP!!!
    ... down as well. A similar thing happened to me with Paxil as it did to you with Effexor. I woke up in the middle ... wondering if I should give Effexor a shot or not. With Paxil , the same similar thing happened with me, but after...

  29. Best med? Help
    ... medications in use today, the SSRIs (like Zoloft, Paxil , Prozac, etc.) and SNRIs (like Effexor, etc.) share...

  30. Effexor XR for depression, anxiety (GAD) and OCD...FEEDBACK PLEASE!!!
    ... for Anxiety/Depression and GAD.... I have been on Paxil before and it did help with my anxiety but it didn ... haven't made up my mind weather to try it or back with paxil ....

  31. Questions about Paxil
    ... Hi, I have been on Paxil (Paroxetine HCL) 20mg for a little over a year and ... jolty feeling fairly often even though I take the paxil everyday. I have heard somewhere before that the jolty ... zap shock feeling in the brain is a side effect of paxil . Have any of you experienced the jolty zap feeling ... the feeling) And Have any of you that were taking paxil quit taking it? How did you do it? Did you just gradually...
    ... Paxil was the most difficult SSRI for me to discontinue...
    ... I don't know if you did, but when I began taking Paxil , I increased my dose gradually. I'm only on 12.5mg ... . i started at 5, then 10, and then switched to Paxil CR and the lowest dose it comes in is 12.5mg. I forgot ... until my body leveled out again. Have you tried the Paxil CR? CR- Controlled Release... It helps stay in your...
    ... I had terrible withdrawal from Paxil . My doctor did not step me down properly. It took...
    ... havent contacted my doctor yet and am still taking the paxil . I think I will consult him though. So those of you ... who have tapered off of paxil , how long would you estimate that it took?...
    ... Paxil is not easy to taper off of. I myself am on 20mg...

  32. Paxil and BC
    ... [/SIZE][/FONT] Ok what im gathering is this , paxil can work?? My dr took me off paxil and l dont know ... PMS and my horrid time of the month. But I do miss paxil and wish l could go back on it, l didnt mind the weight...

  33. How many different anxiety pills have people tried??
    ... Paxil Klonopin Zoloft Lexapro Ativan Klonopin and ... Zoloft worked best for me. Paxil worked well too but weaning off was not good.Lexapro...
    ... Too danged many, I think: Prozac Zoloft Paxil Effexor Luvox Klonopin Valium Xanax Xanax XR...
    ... hi all i've tried paxil , wellbutrin, clonazepam, alprazolam, xanax, celexa...
    ... is Anxiety, He has perscribed Visterol 150 mq and paxil 20 mq. my symtoms have gotten worse, I am also recovering...

  34. Natural anxiety remedy???xanax???
    ... natural remedy for anxiety and panic attacks? I tried paxil 4 yrs ago and lexapro for about 8 days most recently...

  35. Anxiety self medicator
    ... anxiety if dosing constantly. Before that I had tryed Paxil or paroxetine an SSRI, and was also on Cipralex AKA ... broughy my anxiety down a tad, but thats about it. Paxil made me fiend for alcohol for some reason, but it...

  36. how can i tell?? help!
    ... how can i tell if my paxil cr is working for me? i am taking it for panic disorder...
    ... I took Paxil for 2 years.For me they took about one month before...

  37. I am new :)
    ... anxiety; he was polite about it. He prescribed me Paxil . I began to take the Paxil, but experienced a lot...

  38. Magnesium ? Does it help Depression/Anxiety ??
    ... have been pushin SSRI's on me, and I gave in to 1 , paxil , but had a anxiety attack real bad one night, could...
    ... take about 350 mgs a day. As for you being on paxil , that dooes not mean you are never going to have another ... keep taking your meds. I have tried numerous ones, Paxil being one of them, my last attempt was Lexapro and...

  39. anxiety and blood pressure
    ... take it. I have tried others like Celexa, Lexapro, Paxil and Zoloft, nothing worked they made me even more...

  40. fever?
    ... i've been on paxil cr 12.5 mg for the past 2 weeks. on friday night i ... moved up to paxil cr 25 mg and saturday evening i had a low grade fever ... I'm wondering if the fever and the increase of my paxil dose are at all related. help! thanks guys. -dodedoo...

  41. what's the best anti-depressant meds on the market
    ... results as the next person. I personally have tried paxil , zoloft, celexa, and lexapro. These are all pretty ... commonly prescribed. I know I did not give paxil much time for therapeutic results. I only took it...

  42. True or false?
    ... "Standard antipressants, SSRIs such as Prozac, Paxil (Aropax) and Zoloft, have recently been revealed to...

  43. More Lexapro questions????
    ... couple of diff meds and they didn't work. He put me on Paxil over 4 years ago when I first had panic attacks and...

  44. Why do Antidepressant drugs cause More Anxiety and are there any that don't ??
    ... doctors to get on an Antidepressant/anxiety med. I tried Paxil , and it gave me the Anxiety attack from hell one night...
    ... starting your Effexor. I was given one dose of Paxil while recently in the hospital ( in the AM) & I don ... 't know if this was from the Paxil , but I had the most horrible experience with panic ... stop, didn't even make sense ! I hope it was from the Paxil & not my mental status.....very scary. Will not take ... Paxil because of that. Best of luck to you--let us know...
    ... When I first started with Paxil , I was on 12.5 mg.....didn't notice a change....few ... some help again, and the dr prescribed me 25 mg of Paxil this time. WAY TOO MUCH!!! I took it aorund 9 am and...
    ... Yes the anxiety is the worst. Paxil scared the living daylights out of me. Effexor also...

  45. Burning feeling on skin...anybody else??
    ... I had this feeling when I started taking Paxil for my anxitey. On 12.5 mg I was ok, but when the...

  46. Does this sound like Anxiety/Panic?
    ... around 3 or 4 beers yet I was totally sober. I took Paxil for around 3 months and it didn't seem to do much...

  47. What does your anxiety FEEL like?
    ... hesitant on taking it because I had BAD side effects from Paxil ...I'm just a big ole chicken. She also gave me Ativan...
    ... pushed me to get off the meds. He did, however, add paxil to my drug regiment. I started keeping a journal ... 6 months to totally wean (slowly) off the xanax & paxil & I keep a prescription of the xanax around just in...

  48. Has anyone had any weight gain with Lexapro?
    ... I took both Lexapro and Paxil CR. When I started taking it, I was under weight...

  49. Can it really be just anxiety?
    ... with anxiety and stress for some time and was put on paxil in April which caused horrible side effects and then...

  50. Panic Disorder Help
    ... SSRIs you have left, and some "atypicals". There's Paxil , Luvox, then there are the drugs that also work on...

  51. Is anxiety causing anger and blowing up?
    ... SSRIs that may help you with that, Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil , and related meds are actually sometimes prescribed...

  52. Going crazy on Remeron- 6 weeks
    ... I haven't taken Remeron but I did try Paxil and it didn't work for me. I took valium off and...

  53. how do you know if a new anti depressant is making you worse?
    ... idepressants will work for everyone. I went from Celexa to Paxil to Effexor before I hit the right one trg247...
    ... see if it can work for you? I gave a whole month to Paxil CR and couldn't stand it anymore. I've just been...

  54. My story - To give you some hope
    ... questions. i am now taking prozac, but was once on paxil too... Take care Hugs to all Bubbly xxx...

  55. i need your advice
    ... depression in a 8 1/2 year period. I am currently on Paxil cr adn used to take regular Paxil. I have heard so ... much discussion adn waws wondering if anyone knew if Paxil CR actually causes weight gain or if it maybe just...
    ... Well I never took paxil CR.....but regular Paxil for 2 years.I think most if not all anti depressants...
    ... I took Paxil CR and gained a little weight. Lost it again when...

  56. Question about Alprazolam morning side effects
    ... with the heart palpitation. I have tried, effexor, paxil , prozac, buspar, norontine, welbutrine and remeron...

  57. Clonazepam Daily?
    ... during pg but not as recommended for nursing), Zoloft, Paxil all help with anxiety. If you are anxious now, get...
    ... as for the SSRI's, the best for anxiety to take is paxil (pexeva)...it might work just as well as the klonopin...

  58. Newbie Oldie
    ... prescribed for anxiety (The one I used), Zoloft and Paxil are others. Luckily, these also work for depression ... pain to come off of sometimes, especially Effexor and Paxil , but if you taper correctly, and talk to your doc...

  59. Coming off Effexor
    ... coming off short half-life SSRI's like Effexor and Paxil ....

  60. whoevr is here that is lightheaded and dizzy reply!
    ... have been like this for about 7 years.. i was on paxil for 2 yrs and it pretty much took all those feelings ... away, i went off and it came back.. now i jus started paxil again 2 days ago.. i cant live like this.. i also...

  61. sick 24/7??
    ... having her answer to my pains be, "Have you taken the paxil I prescribed you?" No, I won't take Paxil, I told ... health provider won't prescribe anything but Prosac or Paxil (according to my doctor). So, I suffer with Panic...

  62. no doctor, need advice desperatley!
    ... unmanageable. I also have depression and anxiety. I was on Paxil for a few years until it started to give me manic...

  63. shortness of breath...all the time....
    ... it, i wish i knew how to stop it, the dr. put me on paxil 20mg, it seemed to work, but i didnt like being on ... paxil either, also, ive had every test known to mankind...

  64. cymbalta or wellbutrin with an SSRI for anxiety?
    ... this combo? My doc wants me to start with prozac or paxil . For weight gain reasons I prefer cymbalta or wellbutrin...

  65. paxil cr?
    ... I took Paxil for about three months until it pooped out and I moved...
    ... hi dodedoo I was prescribed and used paxil for anxiety related problems for a period of approx...
    ... i used paxil cr for 2 yrs and it took my panic away almost completely ... worse than ever and no luck with celexa i'm starting paxil cr again.......

  66. What if any?????
    ... Prozac, welbutrine, remeron, buspar, neurontine, paxil and they all had one or more side affects and still...

  67. Is this med withdrawal???
    ... slowly.The longest I was on meds was a bit over 2 years Paxil and Kolonopin.The kolonopin was kind of a breeze to ... wean from the Paxil a whole nother story that was ruff.When I felt horrid...

  68. amitriptyline- side effects
    ... it great for my weak bladder! I am now 9 months off paxil taken for anxiety and have had the morning problems...

  69. What meds do you recommend?
    ... well for them with problems like I have? I have tried Paxil and it did nothing but make me gain weight. I don ... becoming addicted to them. I quit the Effexor and Paxil cold turkey, but I'm not sure if they are addictive...

  70. Heart anxiety - please help!
    ... on my chest. When it was bad I took anxiety meds ( Paxil worked for me..very low dosage, but everyone's different...
    ... anxiety but he didn't give me any med. How many mg of Paxil do you take? I hope I can manage like you. Pika...

  71. anxiety or something else?!
    ... checked me out and said it was anxiety. He put me on paxil and it worked. I felt fine. I eventually stopped...

  72. My anxiety (success) story
    ... sycologist and Psychiatrist. I went on everything klonopin, paxil , buspar, ativan, etc...etc. Nothing helped. Basically...

  73. Week Four And Going Strong....
    ... m very excited about that. 4 weeks ago before the paxil 20mg and klonopin 0.5mg, I had agrophobia. But now...

  74. Zoloft for anxiety?
    ... am just on 50mgs and its not nearly as good as the Paxil I was on. What mgs do you take and is it helpful?...

  75. My story with anxiety
    ... and anxiety for about five years now. I have tried paxil and it worked. But when I stopped taking it I had...