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  1. antidpressents without side effects?
    ... Sara, I've been on Paxil , Zoloft (made to too nauseous to keep on taking),...
    ... came back and they change my tablets to Paroxetine ( Paxil ) and I am having alsorts of side effects Regards...
    ... I have taken paxil (20mg), but had to go to Paxil CR. They say it doesn't mess with your stomach as ... irritation that lasted about 2 weeks from taking the paxil on an empty stomach. Man, talk about feeling bad! ... feel totally fine in the gut before going back on paxil CR....

  2. what works for you?
    ... Paxil and some Cheerios in the morn for me....
    ... Paxil CR and an occasional Xanax has worked wonder for me...

  3. Anyone Taking paroxetine (Paxil)
    ... dose to 10mg for a while, until you get used to the paxil ...

  4. any side effects with lexapro?
    ... like it so far. The only other thing I ever took was Paxil and it made me have an anxiety attack and upset stomach...

  5. Paxil vs. Paxil CR
    ... Paxil and Paxil CR are basically the same thing. The "CR" stands for ... Controled Release (your body absorbs the paxil over a period of time versus all at once that occurs ... Google or some other search engine, using keywords " paxil cr"....
    ... For me personally i hate paxil cr. I was on it for 7 months and finally said forget...
    ... anyone taken the CR version for soical anxiety? On the paxil website, it states that the CR is prescribed for depression...

  6. Anyone Taking paroxetine
    ... Yes, these are side effects of Paxil . It is also a drug that has a withdrawal syndrome...

  7. Zoloft anyone?
    ... really annoying.. See if something else works. Im on paxil right now myself. It's working pretty well....

  8. BuSpar making my anxiety worse?
    ... attacks, its a tranquilliser, an antidepressant such as paxil may be more helpful...

  9. Unintentionally off of Paxil CR for one week....feeling BAD...
    ... (and intentionally) stop and start medicines like Paxil all the time. Call the nurse and/or doctor today...
    ... off of med for one week.>> i've cold-turkied paxil (tho not CR kind, the regular one) and it was hell...

  10. Just started Paxil
    ... I slept ALL the time when I was on Paxil - at least whenever I could. I felt happier in the...
    ... I have been on Paxil CR 37.5 mg for a few months now. My most noticeable ... depression. I actually felt more depressed after starting Paxil and had to start Wellbutrin. My MD suggested taking ... the Paxil at bedtime and it helped with the daytime sleepiness...

  11. Chest Pain? HELP
    ... stick it out to see if this will work for me because Paxil didn't. The most aggravating thing to me is I have...

  12. How do you deal with constant anxiety?
    ... minutes respite, then it all starts again. Have been on Paxil for years; it helped in the first years, but then...
    ... possible scenario is best for me... that, and taking my Paxil . Good luck!...

  13. Paxil CR questions
    ... yes those cold be side effects from the medication ( paxil ) you should still tak to your doctor about it just ... to make sure but when i took paxil i remember those being side effects of the meds take...
    ... Hi Katiejc~ I have been taking Paxil CR for 6 weeks. I started at the same dosage as you ... feeling so much better! The side effects from the Paxil are pretty much gone, and so is most of my anxiety...

  14. How long to feel effects of stopping meds....
    ... I am on Paxil Sr 37.5 mg and Wellbutrin 100 mg. I am not stopping...

  15. getting off meds
    ... exercising. It will not be easy at all, i was on paxil for 7 months and quit cold turkey, then switched to...

  16. What is this??
    ... kids to take vare of. Have you tried any ssri's, like Paxil ? I take Xanax on a "needed" basis. It takes me about...

  17. Anxiey Question
    ... years, been on and off meds. I was recently taking paxil , and decided to quit cause it was causing weight gain...

  18. Dizzy 24/7
    ... things that takes away the dizziness. I am currently on paxil , which works somewhat, but the weight gain is putting...
    ... i was finally put on Zoloft and later switched to paxil cr.. I also had all the tests done and everything ... worse as well.. I just got a new prescription to up my paxil cr and will see if this helps me. I also got a prescription...
    ... part is getting rid of the dizziness, i think the paxil helped me last time which is why i have upped my dose...
    ... like lexapro.. I had taken in the past zoloft and paxil and that didnt work well for me.. since i been off...
    ... i was finally put on Zoloft and later switched to paxil cr.. I also had all the tests done and everything ... worse as well.. I just got a new prescription to up my paxil cr and will see if this helps me. I also got a prescription...
    ... havent gotten any real answers I taken zoloft and paxil which I wanted to kill my self on them. Then took...

  19. Anxiety leading to more problems
    ... meds and couselling to overcome them. I have beem on paxil cr 12.5 mgs for about 7 weeks now and I am also seeing...

  20. HELP!!!
    ... work which his Dr. attributed to him not taking his paxil . My husband has worked for the same company for 13...
    ... time of hubby's outburst at work he hadn't taken his paxil for 2 days. He had simply forgotten to take it....
    ... accomodation could be that your husband just takes the paxil , and does not forget, and if he does, it is grounds...
    ... Abruptly stopping Paxil can definately cause "aggitation" as listed on the ... PDF. But taking Paxil has a listed side effect as "hostility" on the PDF...

  21. Learned response or medical prob?
    ... Kitty. I've recently started taking Lexapro after Paxil for mainly anxiety, general and social. I am also...

  22. My husband was just diagnosed with.....
    ... Generalized Anxiety Disorder. He's been taking paxil and I've seen some improvement. Most of the time ... to tell him about it. He agreed and put hubby on paxil . I'm hoping counseling will help him get to the root...

  23. feel like I am in desperate needs, need advice
    ... think and think and it never goes away but i am on paxil now and i feel like a new person .. please keep us...
    ... scared is all. I hope it changes. By the way how has Paxil helped you, I know my girlfriend is on it and says...

  24. questions about paxil
    ... i am taking paxil just started like week and a half ago ..i had taken ... helped me ALOT .. i felt like a hole new person .. but paxil has side effects like every other drug out there. ... about a week .. nausea,insomnia (both times ive takin paxil ive never had problems sleeping , you feel very tired ... had was a headache,tired and tremors and shakiness.. paxil has done great things for me .. maybe it will help ... also it may take 4-6 weeks to feel the full effect of paxil .. but i felt better after a week.. ------------...

  25. heart beat and pulse
    ... going that fast ..lol hes probably right ... im now on paxil 10mg for about a week and a half so i am hoping that...

  26. Does it ever just go away?
    ... and do yoga and get in better shape and I also tried Paxil for a couple months. So far nothing has helped. ...

  27. Mandie
    ... pllls may give weight gain. THe drs say that zoloft, paxil , prosac. remeron and I thing celexa are known for...

  28. pain pain pain
    ... anyone here that takes paxil ? well its day 5 on paxil and i have been having nack pain along with a major...

  29. BetaCHiAngel *read me*
    ... panic attacks..? what meds do u take again ..? i take paxil and clonazepam..(klonopin) ------------------ stacy...
    ... problems when I first started on zoloft, so being on paxil may very well be causing these symptoms for you. ...

  30. What to expect when switching from Xanax to Klonopin?
    ... probs u have with ur stomach ..? i have just started paxil .. ------------------ stacy...

  31. should i still feel like [email protected]#$?????
    ... day 4 on paxil and I still feel like POOP ... my head hurts most...
    ... Might be side effects I heard Paxil causes tremors sometimes that could be your shakiness...

  32. Switching to Prozac form Paxil
    ... Haven't seen you around for a while. I'm coming off Paxil at the moment. My doctor told me to reduce my dose...
    ... on the board! How are you getting on without the Paxil ? It must be pretty tough going cold turkey. Are...
    ... arent lurking. Im not doing too badly without the paxil , the physical symptoms like feeling sicky, very dizzy...
    ... suffering from anxiety for quite a while. I took Paxil CR for awhile, but the side effects were too much ... other aspects of my anxiety. Since I got off the Paxil and started the Lexapro, I have been having horrible...

  33. FEELING SICK ON PAXIL
    ... Hi, I take Paxil 40mg and I had no bad side effect. Do you eat when ... you take Paxil ? When you got nausea when take your Paxil maybe you ... a while for your body to get use to this new med ( Paxil ), it's normal you had the side effect your describe ... a while you would not feel sick when you will take Paxil . If you still feel sick talk to your doctor and ask...
    ... felt pretty sick in the mornings when i first started paxil , but that was my only side effect. It passed after...

  34. antispasm
    ... something strong to help me please! Am suffering so! Paxil and zoloft were tried on me and made me to hyper....

  35. paxil and my head ?
    ... of this stuff I tired medicine one time and it was Paxil for two weeks it made my head feel spacy and it made...

  36. Feeling Unreal
    ... know just how scared you must be. I've been taking Paxil for about 18 months, but I'm coming off it now. I...

  37. Physical side effects and chemical imbalance
    ... used to have the unreal feelings but i think that paxil helped to clear this..it really was a horrid feeling...
    ... used to have the unreal feelings but i think that paxil helped to clear this..it really was a horrid feeling...

  38. heart palpatations , not having an attack !!!
    ... hey i have just started paxil ... but i notice waking up with heart palps but i ... it was to high.. anyone else get this , maybe from paxil ???????????? ------------------ stacy...
    ... there is! SO dont worry! there is a possible chance, PAXIL causing that... I remember when I took ZOLOFT, I would...
    ... an anxiety symptom rather than side effects of the paxil ? It could also be a medical problem and you should...
    ... Paxil Cardiovascular side effects: Frequent: Hypertension ... atrial fibrillation are in there. It could be the Paxil . However, any heart symptom should always be checked...

  39. Lexapro and night sweats....maybe tollerance too
    ... Leah, I once took paxil , it worked wonderfully, but, the sweating was terrible...

  40. im so tired of crying!
    ... for me. I cry and cry and cry. The doctor had me on paxil , but because that made me feel even worse he took...

  41. is this a paxil side effect?
    ... Well, here is the adverse reaction list from Paxil , but only the portion regarding the eyes or special ... below the list. It is basiclly pupil enlargement. Paxil : Special Senses: Infrequent: Abnormality of accommodation...
    ... used to do all sort of crazy things when I was on Paxil . My fiance always used to comment that they were ... chance they'll lessen or go away after you're on the Paxil for a while. If they don't go away or get significantly...

  42. 1rst day on paxil
    ... I had much the same reaction when I began taking Paxil , and it seemed to go away after a few days. I again...

  43. Am I going insane?
    ... currently unable to work due to this, and am taking Paxil 60mg, BuSpar 15mg 2xper day, and ativan .5-1 mg as...
    ... Paxil and other antidepressants can cause mania or maniac ... laustrophobia, cold intolerance, stupor, psychosis. And Paxil : Nervous System: Frequent: CNS stimulation, concentration...

  44. Dizziness the Woosies
    ... accepted that I started to make some progress. I take Paxil every day (although I'm coming off that now) and another...

  45. Been a couple of weeks
    ... passes. I've been doing OK although I'm coming off Paxil at the moment which is making me a little wobbly....

  46. Stiff muscles from anxiety
    ... the past 2 years and have finally decided to take Paxil to help calm me downa bit...The worst syptom I've ... found from the past few months (I've taken paxil for only 3 weeks and its not that) is the muscles...
    ... are u saying that paxil is making the stiff neck.. is paxil even helping u ... it gets worse once i think bout it i use to take paxil and it didnt do anything like that to me ? i am goin ... on paxil next monday again.. im excited maybe ill get my life...
    ... Dexadrine. While the compounds are different than Paxil , it was obvious to me that I had a type of reaction...
    ... Thanks you two, and nah it's not a side effect of the paxil , i've had the neck stiffness months before taking...
    ... posted and let us know how you are doing. I didn't like Paxil either when I was on it, I had severe cottonmouth...
    ... this is my first day on paxil .. yeah i got the stiff neck or maybe its from anxiety ... ... i also have BAD POSTURE .. so tell me how the paxil is working for u i have diarrea and bad shakinessssss...
    ... the past 2 years and have finally decided to take Paxil to help calm me downa bit...The worst syptom I've ... found from the past few months (I've taken paxil for only 3 weeks and its not that) is the muscles ... it is just manifesting in me?!?! I am not sure if Paxil can cause muscle tension, but I do know stress can...

  47. anyone here have acid reflex ?
    ... brestbone, what I thought was palpitations. I was given Paxil that I never had the guts to use. I have been to the...

  48. WHAT IS WRONG WITH MY HEAD?
    ... ear problem. All tests were fine. He also put me on Paxil for stress, but it actually made me feel worse, so...
    ... THe doctor assured me I was ok, then took me off my paxil ..hmm makes you wonder about paxil eh? I am now on...

  49. I really need someone to talk to
    ... had more good days with taking meds? I have been on paxil cr for almost 2 months now. The panic attacks are ... want my life back. Does any take a higher dose of paxil than 25 mg. I was thinking about calling my doctor...
    ... you're definitely not alone! I was taking 30mg of Paxil for about 18 months - I'm coming off it slowly now...

  50. Lexapro and delayed ejaculation
    ... I haven't been on Lexapro but when I was on Paxil , having an orgasm was virtually impossible. I stayed ... have depression but I do have panic disorder. I tried Paxil , Effexor, Zoloft etc and the only one that had no...

  51. herbal supplements for anxiety
    ... then decided to go back to the doctor, who prescribed Paxil . I stopped the St John's Wort and started the Paxil ... ever since. I believe that for me St John's Wort and Paxil are both effective, but that the side effects/withdrawal ... from St John's Wort are just as bad as those with Paxil . And I feel more comfortable taking something that...

  52. Paxil CR
    ... paxil is good i took it .. side effects are bad but last ... so .. NEVER TAKE ZOLOFT .... I DIDNT GAIN WEIGHT ON PAXIL SOME PEOPLE DID .. ALSO I HAD WITHDRAWLS FROM PAXIL ... but i am strong .heheh i am thinking of goin back on paxil myself . ------------------ stacy...

  53. Not making progress after all
    ... that I was doing so well that it was time to come off Paxil . I was taking 30mg a day and my doctor told me to...

  54. Zoloft and bruising?
    ... I was never on Zoloft, however I was on Paxil and had a very similar experience. I experienced...
    ... bruising, as well as a tremor I've had since I started paxil (I switched to zoloft in december) and he said for...

  55. World Issues causing increased anxiety
    ... that my anxiety is not going away even with being on Paxil Cr. I do feel alot better than before I started taking...

  56. new here - looking for advice
    ... praying that this doesnt happen). I started taking paxil cr about 8 weeks ago. It has helped alot but I still...

  57. Need quick responses Please!!! ? about Effexor............
    ... I posted earlier about Paxil helping with anxiety but is leaving me depressed. ... sounds like a reasonable choice as an alternative to Paxil or an adjunct to it. What do you think?? Any positive...

  58. Gingerwoman....I have a question for you...
    ... I was reading in one your responses about Paxil that if you have bladder problems that you should ... nocturia (peeing lots at night). Do you think that the Paxil is making it worse?? I have noticed an increase!!...

  59. Doing ok - but feeling sick to my stomach
    ... I think I have mentioned before that I am taking Paxil Cr - 25 mg a day. It really seems to be working ...

  60. stress and memory loss?
    ... this problem off and on all my life, I am now taking Paxil and it has helped, but the problem isreturning again...

  61. Paxil working for anxiety but not depression.............
    ... I had a bad reaction to paxil 1 1/2 weeks ago (heightened my anxiety),doc changed...

  62. Making progress
    ... come off my medication. At the moment I take 30mg of Paxil a day and I'm going to be reducing that slowly over...

  63. Are you afraid of medication
    ... afraid of taking new meds. I am currently taking Paxil Cr and Prevacid (for acid reflux). I have a sinus...

  64. DOES THIS HEALTHBOARD HELP?
    ... me to take this, take that. I have not started my Paxil because of the side effects but maybe I can try something...

  65. anxiety and nausea
    ... is the cause of my acid reflux. I have started on Paxil Cr and the stomach problems are almost gone. good...

  66. NO ENERGY?
    ... everyday. I often wonder if my med is part of it ( paxil cr). But I think the biggest part is that I am afraid...

  67. Could you please help me?
    ... can it take for anxiety to go away once you start on Paxil Cr. I have noticed a vast improvement in the last ... there are any meds you should not take well taking paxil cr. Thanks so much for your help. [This message...
    ... On the drug info sheet for Paxil , I pasted below a little snipet that is the possible...

  68. headaches..........help before i drive myself crazy
    ... i am on paxil and inderall...
    ... A snipet of Paxil info, headaches and insomnia are in there: Adverse...
    ... could it be the paxil that's giving you the bad headaches? i took paxil...

  69. Positive Attitude About Medication
    ... about them I makes me even more afraid. I started on Paxil Cr about 7 weeks ago and without it I really dont...

  70. PAXIL
    ... started suffering from severe mood swings while taking PAXIL . Many of my coworkers began noticing that I was ... as a side effect I could not help. (I have been on Paxil for 3-4 years because I maxed out on Zoloft). I went ... take it now for over 1 year IN conjunction with my Paxil . It does nothing to stop my panic attacks but has...
    ... I have been on Paxil CR for about 7 1/2 weeks now. The only side effects...
    ... paxil is just 1 of many antidepressant meds, nothing magic ... about it, there are many others of the same type as paxil , also many others of different types to paxil, often...
    ... I took paxil for a period of 1-1/2 years in my junior through senior ... weight) and it got rid of my stomach aches. I felt that Paxil made me less anxious and i was able to perform better ... new friends which was harder for me to do without Paxil . I remember the withdrawls being hard--it seemed like ... way). But that of course because i tapered off of Paxil in the way doctors don't suggest--I happened to run...

  71. Each SSRI structure is different - MUST READ IT NOW!
    ... chemically unrelated to other SSRIs and clomipramine. 2. PAXIL (paraxotine HCL) is an orally administered antidepressant...

  72. effexor xl
    ... Hi....well here's the scoop. I was taking paxil for four years for anxiety and well this depression...

  73. Anxiety grows bigger even when you take pills for it... Face the fear!!
    ... time panic marathons" so I got a perscription for Paxil . I am on 10 mg. and it has helped alot. I have an...
    ... I just know that paxil at one time gave me my life back and the medicine...
    ... flying dragon's or space monsters while taking zoloft, paxil , or other SSRI's? Have any flashbacks while driving...
    ... types of meds, max'ed out on some and now I am on Paxil (and near the top). I have also tried the breathing...

  74. Dont understand..
    ... Anxiety.Her doctor prescribed Xanax and she's taken Paxil and a few other Anti-Depressive type meds..What I...

  75. Who here takes Paxil?
    ... €¦but I suffer for it quite badly as it stops the paxil from working. Other than that – I had no real side...
    ... I had no side effects taking 15mg Paxil . It seemed to have no effect on me. But I have heard...
    ... Hi- I have taken Paxil for about 6 months. At first, the nausea was a little...
    ... I have been on Paxil CR for about 3 months. It has helped my anxiety immensely...
    ... I took 40mg of Paxil for about a year or so and it helped me immensely ... better in stressful situations while I was taking the Paxil . Like others have said, I also had issues with nausea ... and life in general. I did eventually stop taking Paxil because it caused me to gain quite a bit of weight...
    ... I was on Paxil for six months- it helped me so much with my anxiety...
    ... paxil was great side effects arent cool though i probably ... them that i forget but i am thinking of going back on paxil ..I DIDNT GAIN WEIGHT ON PAXIL.. if ur sensitive to...
    ... I took 30mg of Paxil for about 18 months. I didn't really have any side ... for a small percentage of people the withdrawal from Paxil is horrendous, even if you taper the dose down slowly ... have to persevere... How are your first few weeks on Paxil going? Bunty x [This message has been edited by...
    ... I took Paxil for depression for about a year. It helped me a lot...
    ... did eventually lose the weight I gained while taking Paxil , but it took me quite a while! I really liked the ... overall way I felt while taking Paxil and wish that the weight gain thing wasn't an issue ... I am trying to decide whether or not to go back on Paxil . I'm really afraid to gain all that weight back! ... Drew~ How's it going with the Paxil ? Hope you're doing well! :) icarus012 ...