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  1. HELP! Effexor XR Once a Day Isn't Enough. Twice a Day Seems Better.
    ... anti-depressants off and on over the years (Prozac, Paxil , Wellbutrin, Zoloft), but I don't think any of these...
    ... anti-depressants off and on over the years (Prozac, Paxil , Wellbutrin, Zoloft), but I don't think any of these...
    ... anti-depressants off and on over the years (Prozac, Paxil , Wellbutrin, Zoloft), but I don't think any of these...

  2. Diagnosed this week Bipolar 2 with OCD
    ... sleep and she had finally decided to take me off of paxil and sleeping pills and neurontin and just try Topamax...
    ... sleep and she had finally decided to take me off of paxil and sleeping pills and neurontin and just try Topamax...

  3. If BPers Can't Control Cruel Words To Us, Why Are They Fine With Other People?
    ... match, he says have you taken your pill today (i'm on paxil so that I can deal with the stress) as if taking my...

  4. what am I , really?
    ... Meds are now lithobid,geodone,seroquel and low dose paxil . So right now I am just riding the waves of life....
    ... Meds are now lithobid,geodone,seroquel and low dose paxil . So right now I am just riding the waves of life....

  5. bipolar affective disorder type 2
    ... Suffered From Post Partum Depression. I Was Given Paxil . I Was Happy 24 Hours A Day And Seemed To Float Through ... Occur When Bipolar Is Treated With Anti-depressants. Paxil Caused A Manic Episode. Welbutrin An Agitated And...
    ... through the years, I'd been on every other SSRI like Paxil , Prozac, Wellbutrin, etc. Each seemed to work for...

  6. 22-year-ols Bipolar I male
    ... daily. I've previously been on Zyprexa, Wellbutrin, Paxil , Prozac, Zoloft, Lexapro, Lamictal, Elavil, Desyrel...
    ... daily. I've previously been on Zyprexa, Wellbutrin, Paxil , Prozac, Zoloft, Lexapro, Lamictal, Elavil, Desyrel ... bitchy". what do you experience? i've been on prozac, paxil , and zoloft for ocd before luvox. for bipolar i've...

  7. Advice anybody..I'm Scared
    ... depressants. I have been through everything from prozac to paxil to zoloft and those in between. I have been going...

  8. sick & tired of being depressed
    ... (sexual, and a lump in my throat) I have been on paxil , wellbutrin and another that I don't remember it's...

  9. Can other BPers in England share their stories with me
    ... gave them long enough! I said what!?!?! I once gave paxil a whole damn year and then after a six month break ... SSRI meds (I think three different types apart from paxil ) I tried out for six+ weeks. They make me flip out...

  10. Bi-polar 2.(???)
    ... since I came home from the hospital. my P-doc said the Paxil Iwas taking for depresison for 2 yrs. caused the hallucinat...

  11. What other ailment have you got???
    ... diagnosed me with general anxiety disorder. I took Paxil , but didn't stick with it for too long because it...

  12. just got put on Prozac 20mg as well as Clonopazam 1mg and Depakote 500 mg
    ... myself and suicidal and just nutso. They also had me on Paxil and Luvox, at the same time though...idiots. I took...

  13. Hi..New Here and Need Help
    ... the same way he did me. She had a bad reaction to paxil and lexapro, so he told her he didn't want her on...

  14. Coming Down from Space
    ... telgretol, neurontin, resperidol, haldol (bad news), paxil , prozac, etc. Cheers, Tigerlily...

  15. my Hallucinations
    ... someone. I was diagnosed a long time ago. but was taking Paxil the year before this happened. Well. last fall.. one...
    ... someone. I was diagnosed a long time ago. but was taking Paxil the year before this happened. Well. last fall.. one...

  16. Vision Problems with Topamax?
    ... better...No luck. Im on a combo of meds, Topamax, Paxil (and Trazadone which I haven't taken in forever)Been...

  17. bipolar meds
    ... mg) and just started celexa (40 mg). I had been on paxil cr (75mg) for the past 4 years but I was having too...
    ... Insomnia Use Sedating Antidepressant Paroxetine ( Paxil ) Nefazodone (Serzone) Mirtazapine (Remeron) ...

  18. med problems?
    ... my bipolar: Risperdal Abilify Lithium Depakote Paxil and Cogentin for the shakes. I recently had an...

  19. the otherside
    ... with physcotic episodes. Went to pdoc today new meds: paxil , geodone, and continue with lithobid. Any thoughts...

  20. Hello to All BP People~I'm New Here
    ... eek! This was from the age of 14 on...I'm 23 now): paxil , fluvoximine (sp? I think it's luvox maaaybe), fluoxetine...

  21. Is my son really bipolar?
    ... with starting lithium? He was prescribed lithium and Paxil and will start these Friday night so we can watch...

  22. Abilify - not sure what to do...
    ... effexor either. I have also tried lamictal, zoloft, paxil and a plethera of other meds (I am bipolar and have...

  23. Reassessment
    ... that may be avoided. I also read that Seroquel and Paxil are a good combo but you must remember that every...

  24. Mood Swings
    ... then they weren't aware of that til I went off of the Paxil abrubtly. Then i went manic and was very flighty,...

  25. Can't control myself...
    ... As far as me, I am taking Paxil CR and Lamictal. My anger sometimes lasts for days...

  26. Head twinges are gone!
    ... My Dr. put me back on my paxil , lowered my geodon and put me on clonzepam when needed ... happened for me. Doing good now on just lamictal, paxil , geodon and clonzepam....
    ... HI I take Paxil ... could you explain the head twinges. ?(sound feeling ... )/ I really wonder if Paxil is good for me. thank you , Caren...

  27. lost and confused newly diagnosed
    ... just diagnosed bipolar 6 weeks ago,after being on paxil for 10 years does this mean,ive been manic for 10...
    ... just diagnosed bipolar 6 weeks ago,after being on paxil for 10 years does this mean,ive been manic for 10 ... FONT] I'm really sorry for you after 10 years taking Paxil . Were you diagnosed BiPolar I or BiPolar II? I'm BiPolar...
    ... I was on Paxil for a couple of yrs and others before that also, off ... awhile to get the right cocktail. Did they take you off paxil and did they do it gradually? DONT GO COLD TURKEY...

  28. ??? Questions ???
    ... that you are on but my meds ( Depakote, Etrafon & Paxil ) have caused me to gain over 60 pounds. But they keep...
    ... that you are on but my meds ( Depakote, Etrafon & Paxil ) have caused me to gain over 60 pounds. But they keep...

  29. Therapist Questions
    ... on for the last few years. My family doc put me on Paxil but that made me more aggressive and irritable. Should...

  30. I don't think I am bipolar!!! Lamictal and Geodon
    ... 100 as directed at the same time she took me off my paxil no weaning. It has been awfull since. I get hot and...
    ... if you felt better on the lower dose of lamical and paxil then it seems logical that may have been your bipolar ... back to the lower dose of lamical and put you back on paxil until your appointment. Ive been on a variety of...
    ... default. That is beside the point. The drug: Same one- Paxil . Side effects which occured: Severe headaches, nasty ... due to a chemical reaction from the Premarin and the Paxil both reacting together. The Premarin might be readjusting ... to the loss without the Paxil , as it is a horomone, and it will have to readjust...
    ... was first diagnosed in may this year. I was taking Paxil (or seroxat as it is called over here) and my general...

  31. ideas?
    ... ideas anybody has for ways to help this. I am on paxil , lamictal, and synthroid right now. I just need some...

  32. I'd like to hear from anyone on Lamictal, please! I
    ... currently taking Lamictal. Although I am also taking paxil with it. I have had no side effects from either one...
    ... now on lamictal and geodon. The doc took me off my paxil (on for 3 yrs) suddenly and uped my lamictal. I was ... great while I was on my paxil and at 50mg of lamictal. Now, I am not okay! But I...

  33. Weight gain is killing me!
    ... disfunction and just noted as bi-polar.... has been on paxil , prozac, lexapro, welbutron,her Dr has prescribed...

  34. depakote?
    ... years. I take a combination of Depakote, Etrofon and Paxil , so it could be just the Depakote causing weight gain...

  35. Newbie and scared for my teen!
    ... diagnosed him as bipolar and put him on Depakote and Paxil . It has worked well for 1 1/2 years, and the past...

  36. Wellbutrin Surges?
    ... about!!!! I would get them if i missed a dose of my paxil . Now the pdoc has taken me off (suddenly) and uped...

  37. Bipolar 7 Year Old
    ... its there incase.....tooo many meds is what I see.. Paxil caused my daughter at 8 to come after me with knives...

  38. Crying and sleeping again! Whats wrong??? Help me!!
    ... felt on my new meds, lamictal and Geodon, off the paxil on the 26th. Well all of a sudden I am sleeping late ... reasons. Can anyone tell me is it because I went off the paxil ? Is it temporary? Just withdrawls from the paxil?...
    ... level things off. Did they slowly take you off the Paxil ??? Some meds you shouldn't just stop and I am not ... sure if Paxil is one of them. I guess if they slowly got you on ... Hopefully some others here will be more familiar with the Paxil to offer you some more insight on things. Good...

  39. New Here, delusions?
    ... Im just scared to death to take the meds. I was on paxil for a year (14-15), did so well on it. Went off it...

  40. I can't get to sleep/What is normal?
    ... definitly been diagnosed with bipolar...finally!!! And off paxil on geodon and lamictal. But I am up till midnight...

  41. lamictal?
    ... for me who has been depressed for many yrs and on Paxil . I finally feel normal. I think. Too new to tell....

  42. Did I mess up my meds???
    ... switching from the 12.5 of zoloft to maybe welbutrin or paxil ....

  43. Is this WITHDRAWAL????
    ... some similar things going on when I tried to get off Paxil ... I got extremely depressed, got numbness in my hands...

  44. someone please help
    ... really made me feel "better". I've been on zoloft, paxil , celexa, lexapro, buspar, effexor...all of them. ...

  45. Anyone feeling like your medications not right
    ... blunting, a kind of numbness.... I got like that on Paxil ... couldn't cry, laugh, just "blah"... I said this...

  46. Anyone else get this?
    ... this all happened (after dad died and getting off Paxil ) and was NEVER this anxious and NEVER felt so stupid...

  47. bipolar but unmedicated
    ... had with meds has been bad, especially getting off Paxil ; I had numbness in my arms and legs for 30 minutes ... committ suicide, all while trying to cut down the Paxil . I wound up in the hospital. It is now in class action...

  48. When you are just depressed
    ... depression after my dad died when I was 14, once to get off Paxil (the withdrawl was so bad) and this last time was...

  49. BP meds stunting creativity?
    ... so fast it's more like spinning.) BTW, I'm on Paxil & Risperdal & am having significant weight-gain. Does...

  50. Aughh,Hmm!
    ... because he hated taking pills all the time. only took paxil lamictal in am and geodon at nite. 3 pills NOW its...

  51. Started Geodon/lexapro 16hrs of sleep!!!!!?
    ... blame him except I am right back where I started on paxil . He doesn't feel I need them and wants to let the...

  52. Tardive symptoms have put me to a halt
    ... bipolar and was put on serequel along with my reg. med paxil . I had bad symptoms of TD only at night that I noticed ... all seem to have this symptom. I also stayed on my paxil and she wanted to try me on zoloft. I don't want to...
    ... causing. If I were to guess, I'd bet that it was the Paxil , not the Seroquel that caused you all of the problems...
    ... Thanks for the reply. However, I have been on paxil for a long time. Would it be the combo you think?...
    ... PS ~ They just had a news report yesterday on Paxil as an anitdepressant that increases suicidal tendencies...

  53. Limictal, Zyprexa and IBS
    ... dealing with BP1 now for the past yr and have been on Paxil Lithium and now for the past few months Lamictal and...

  54. Zyprexa safe alone?
    ... Seroquel, Risperdal, etc.), SSRI (Zoloft, Prozac, Paxil , etc.), and/or a benzodiazepine (Klonopin, Xanax,...

  55. feeling "lost" now im stabilised
    ... I'd say that it was the fact that you were taking Paxil (paroxetine). I've heard absolutely wretched things ... about Paxil , people becoming suicidal, horrible withdrawal effects ... 4-D, how she became full-blown manic after taking Paxil .) If you do decide to go on another SSRI, might I...

  56. Medication w/BP and Depression
    ... option. SSRI's are antidepressants such as Zoloft, Paxil , & Prozac which when utilized alone in somebody who...
    ... ve been on both. I've heard horrific stories about Paxil , and my anxiety got worse on Lexapro. However, many...

  57. Should I leave my kids alone with bp husband?
    ... advice. My husband is on Clozaril, Seroquil, and Paxil right now. Although, he is slowing weaning off the...

  58. bipolar/panic disorder
    ... mirtazapine, respirdol, wellbutrin, oxazepam, and paxil . I had bad reactions to each drug. Most of them made ... me extremely depressed. After taking paxil I went into a hypomanic state but this time it was...
    ... medication regiment. I'm also appalled that they put you on Paxil when you became manic on Effexor! Thankfully, that ... that you were diagnosed as bipolar II while on the Paxil is because you never got the chance to become full...

  59. Misdiagnosis + Medication Effects= What The Heck Am I??
    ... Gave up all caffeine(40 year habit), and ended up on Paxil at first and then Pexeva(paroxetine mesylate). Dr...

  60. Meds are not working need advice.
    ... would like it to be. It seems that my other choices ( Paxil or Effexor) are mostly used for depression, and there...
    ... which is uncommon with most meds out there. I've taken Paxil and Prozac. If I had to choose, I'd take Wellbutrin...

  61. how do I NOT be so compulsive?
    ... fluvoxamine maleate (Luvox, Faverin) paroxetine ( Paxil , Seroxat, Aropax, Deroxat) sertraline (Zoloft, Lustral...

  62. I finally have an answer
    ... since the beginning. My husband takes clozaril, paxil , seroquel (although his is weaning off of that) and ... Riserdal 6mgs a day which is awfully high, seroquel, and paxil . The xanax has been the only constant med throughout...

  63. seeing and smelling things on lithium?
    ... and Ativan right now, because I didn't like the way Paxil made me feel. He wants to start here and move up...

  64. Medication weight expectations
    ... levels stabilize, she's going to add an SSRI like Paxil , Prozac or Zyprexa. Since August, I've lost about...

  65. Newbie and Feel Crazier
    ... I was on nothing. Now I am on Paxil , Lamictal, Lithium, Trazadone and just stopped Geodon...
    ... there are 2 my bad. I was on nothing Now I am on ... Paxil Lamictal Lithium Trazadone and just ended Geodon....

  66. Med problem- major help needed-long sorry
    ... take me off celexa so I did it myself----now he added Paxil - which I absolutely refuse to take after all the reports ... all the darn meds I had been on--- and he gives me paxil which is reported to be a major weight adder----- ... that line of meds and wrote me out a prescription for paxil , 900 mg of lithium( no mention of blood monotoring...

  67. Topomax for sleep?
    ... person. And, I am a twin, and my sister and I each took Paxil and Prozac. The drugs both reacted differently toward...

  68. BPD Mixed State, Will any med work? :o(
    ... had really good results thus far with Depakote and Paxil . I long time ago when I was first diagnosed the Pdoc ... put me on Lithium Paxil and Zyprexa, and varied alternately Zyprexa with others...

  69. Med question, plz read
    ... I take Depakote as a mood stabilizer, and Paxil for depression. I have found both to be very helpfull...

  70. Mood Stablizer with antidepressant?
    ... I've taken prozac, paxil , zoloft, lexapro....... They all worked for a few...
    ... YES THE COMBINATION WORKS GREAT. I TAKE ABILIFY AND PAXIL CR. IT HAS CONTROLLED THE CONSTANT ROLLER COASTER...

  71. So glad I found this site!
    ... I have been on depakote did nothing for me :) and paxil almost kicked the bucket on that :o and then effexor...

  72. Depakote advice?
    ... t working for you. I happen to take Depakote and Paxil and they are working just fine for me. I've gained...

  73. Newcomer
    ... am quite grateful it exists. I take Depakote and Paxil . They seem to do the job for me. Take it easy. ...

  74. Bipolar anxiety
    ... of social anxiety... I used to ahve that too, and Paxil , my antidepressent, has helped. Klonopin also is ... that in the past but got addicted. I am now taking Paxil and Abilify, which seems to be a great combo for me...
    ... tell pdoc what's happening next week. As for the paxil it made me extremley suicidal.....Don't know why but...

  75. Sex Crazed
    ... wickhams5, have you tried any medicine. (Zoloft, Lexapro, Paxil etc...