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  1. Curious about my next course of action.
    ... pretty bad for you - I've already tried Zoloft and Paxil with no avail. I just need some clarification and...

  2. Anti-depressents messed me up?
    ... and thoughts are in order. I've tried wellbutrin, paxil , prozac, effexor, lithium, nortriptalyne, celexa and...

  3. anxiety so bad cant eat
    ... bad today i couldnt eat...i was dumb and went off my paxil and didnt tell anyone and today was bad.i started ... taking paxil again 3 days ago but i know it takes 2 weeks to start...
    ... i was taking 20 mg of paxil a day and now i am again but only for a few days.i ... thought i didnt need i did it once before to.when im on paxil i feel fine so i go off it thinking i dont need it ... self off it again wish i never did but i guess the paxil is whats making me feel so normal when im on it.maybe ... she will give me an anxiety drug untill the paxil kicks in.but i hear once you go off paxil you need ... more mgs to get it to work?i been on paxil many years about 8 i think.ok thanks it helps me to...
    ... i hear once you go off paxil you need more mgs to get it to work?i been on paxil...

  4. difference in serotonin and dopamine meds
    ... switching from cymbalta to wellbutrin and have even taken paxil in the past and it looks like some target serotonin...

  5. is everyone down on wellbutrin?
    ... wellbutrin and i am getting very discouraged. i started on paxil about 6 years ago for anxiety and a little depression...
    ... Hi a general practitioner put me on paxil . I gained a lot of weight. Then I went to a psychiatrist...

  6. Depression, Apathy, OCD, WHATTT?
    ... about hurting people that wouldn't go away. I used Paxil for 2 years (60mg/day) , it worked, but not completely...

  7. post-partum, weaning off meds
    ... Hello, I am on paxil for post partum and have started weaning myself off...
    ... I took paxil for about 8 months and when I tried to go off it I...
    ... I went through Paxil withdrawal for many months. The dizziness was disabling...
    ... that sickofeffexor said about taking it daily. Paxil is available in liquid form, for tapering off very...

  8. St. John's Wort???
    ... :213-9. In this study, SJW was as effective as Paxil . It's important to get the correct extract of SJW...

  9. new and need help (severe dp)
    ... had a "good" day since 2004 when my doctor put me on Paxil . I guess it "pooped out" because a few months after...

  10. How long have you been on the same SSRI??
    ... term studies that I know of on Prozac, Zoloft and Paxil and their effects on the infants/babies/toddlers/school...
    ... I took Paxil for about a year. I think antidepressants can be helpful...

  11. Antidepressant withdrawals
    ... wanted to share my experience trying to withdraw from paxil and also celexa. I think I might have finally figured ... to share on this, please respond. I was given paxil 10 years ago after my house burned down. I began ... sleep walking type of experience. So the doc gave me paxil and I should have know it was not a good idea because ... behavior, with insomnia and horrid body aches before the paxil kicked in. But eventually the PTSD subsided after ... several months, but by then I was hooked on the paxil . I don't know if the paxil had anything to do with ... it or not. At any rate, when I tried to quit the paxil I found it was impossible. The withdrawal symptoms ... sleeping, eating or thinking. So I stayed on the paxil for several years (trying over and over and unsuccessfully...
    ... I took paxil for 8 months and when I tried to go off it I had those ... switched me to prozac when I got to 10 or 5 mgs of paxil and it stopped. I took that for 2 weeks and didn...
    ... HEY ONEO!! I have been taking about 1-2mg of paxil 2x a week.. sometimes 1.... sometimes 3.... and its ... dont even talk to a doctor..... i was prescribed the paxil in 2002.... and have been using the same bottle since...
    ... effects are yet to appear like when I tried to wean off Paxil ? Thanks in advance for your opinion....

  12. cymbalta-what do you think?
    ... didn't help my depression, but everyone is different. Paxil (40mg) is working wonders for me. It's expensive too...
    ... didn't help my depression, but everyone is different. Paxil (40mg) is working wonders for me. It's expensive too ... insurance! Hi Amy: Have you gained any weight on Paxil and how long have you been on it...

  13. Just diagnosed with depression.
    ... SSRI's (antidepressants like lexapro, celexa, zoloft, paxil , etc.), take from 2-4 weeks to start working "fully...

  14. celexa and addiction
    ... difficult to get off of it. I went from Celexa to Paxil with no break and had no difficulty. Like the previous...
    ... with prolonged use? thanks. I went from being on Paxil for 8 years to Celexa 8 months ago. I am now slowly ... started the drug. This also goes for lexapro and paxil users. The only reason I am on celexa is because ... I was unable to wean off of paxil . The side effects were too debilitating. But this ... tramatic symptoms about fire, so my doc put me on paxil . But after several months, I was unable to withdraw...

  15. Help
    ... had it. I went to my psychiatrist and she upped my paxil to 40 mg. and also put me on buspar, and klonapin...

  16. Don't know what to do
    ... depressants at different times, cymbalta, zoloft, paxil , wellbutrin. Yes I gave them all enough time to work...

  17. New FDA Warning
    ... Paxil was the worst one for me. Scared the hell out of ... ideation but not as nearly as bad as when I was on Paxil . Mind you the Zyprexa helps with the ideation. ...

  18. Wean Off Effexor XR
    ... helping my depression. My doctor is going to try Paxil . He is weaning me off Effexor by dropping down 75...
    ... I went from Paxil to Effexor overnight, not sure if it would work the...

  19. I need to rant
    ... person needs to taper down on their own. There is a Paxil taper guide that pretty much covers all AD's so you...
    ... I never tried Lexapro but I went through this with Paxil . I spent many months inching down by using a pill ... second opinion from another doctor who acknowledged " Paxil Withdrawal". He prescribed a low dose of Zoloft and ... I was able to get off Paxil in a week. A week later I stopped taking Zoloft....

  20. Meds for 11-year old
    ... her on prozac. WEight was a serious issue for me paxil worked but i switched to prozac because the weioght ... i gained on paxil was HORRIBLE Remember tho lexapro is not nearly ... as bad for weight gain as paxil so hopefully shes fine...

  21. Helping other's understand how I feel
    ... suffer from depression and anxiety. I have been on Paxil for 6 years now. Somedays I feel overly hyper and...

  22. Experience with Wellbutrin
    ... the posts about ever getting of this drug. I was on Paxil years ago, and it was terrible trying to get off....

  23. What Brings On A Panic Attack?
    ... HAVING TO GET UP AND MOVE AROUND. I WAS OUT OF MY PAXIL , BUT I GOT THEM TODAY. DOES ANYONE KNOW WHAT BRINGS...
    ... out what was wrong with me. Then one doctor gave me paxil to try, and the second day they were gone I felt like...

  24. How do you know if you're REALLY "chemically imbalanced"?
    ... reviewed in the process of approving Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil , Effexor, Serzone, Remeron, and Wellbutrin between ... 'educational" campaign which the manufacturers of Paxil had spearheaded by hiring a PR firm to target nonprofit ... the "Best P.R. Program for 1999". Not surprisingly, Paxil sales increased by 25% between 1999 and 2000. When...
    ... reviewed in the process of approving Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil , Effexor, Serzone, Remeron, and Wellbutrin between ... 'educational" campaign which the manufacturers of Paxil had spearheaded by hiring a PR firm to target nonprofit ... the "Best P.R. Program for 1999". Not surprisingly, Paxil sales increased by 25% between 1999 and 2000. When...

  25. Wellbutrin XL?
    ... best friend has been on them all. Had no luck with Paxil or Welbutrin, but is having luck with Lexapro. I...

  26. Prozac...
    ... i gain weight from prozac and from the paxil to it will do that to you its also a hard drug to...

  27. crying alot
    ... real bad week with crying for no reason. I take 10 mg Paxil but I feel so sad. Never had this particular problem...

  28. Oops! OMG!
    ... I just accidently took a second paxil tablet, after shortly taken one before. My usual dose...

  29. Question about Zoloft
    ... [COLOR="RoyalBlue"]everyone is different. i took paxil and didn't like it from day one. made me nausia. zoloft...
    ... through a psychatrist. those first meds i tried, the paxil and zoloft i got from primary doc. as much as i hated...
    ... And they generally aren't that bad. I had to take Paxil about 5 years ago during an anxious period in my life ... There are many SSRI's out there: Zoloft, Prozac, Paxil , Lexapro, etc. They all accomplish the same thing...
    ... kicks in. When I had anxiety 5 years ago and went on Paxil , the doctor gave me some Xanax to use but said they ... weeks full of anxiety, shaking like a leaf, until the Paxil kicked in. It was awful. If I'd just taken the xanax...

  30. Which meds don't cause W/D's when you stop them?
    ... I've taken three different ones: Paxil , Anafranil, and Prozac. Paxil was absolutely THE ... that I didn't run into. Even at the lowest dose of Paxil , though, I had horrible withdrawal. If you're worried...
    ... I had no problem stopping Zoloft. Paxil took many months....
    ... Hey thanks for the info.... I know Paxil was awful for me, years ago. I've been chronically ... ever take another SSRI after what I went through with paxil . I felt like my head was being electrocuted - and...

  31. First Time Taking Antidepressants/ Weird Felling?
    ... say :) This feeling also happened when I tried Paxil a few years back too and I stopped it after the first...
    ... antidepressants and have had different reactions to each. Paxil has been my best. I was on Wellbutrin for awhile...

  32. Need Advice on Effexor XR Tapering!
    ... past 8 months. I had horrible withdrawl symptoms on Paxil and am afraid to get them again! I only have ... in two weeks! That is how I got into trouble with Paxil . He compared the 37.5 mg I have been taking to sugar...

  33. looking for advice about being antisocial
    ... social anxiety disorder and depression. i am taking paxil for a while now probably for 3 years now, i thought...

  34. Starting 5-htp, going off Prozac
    ... I have jumped from med to med, paxil to effexor, but I am not sure about an alternative...
    ... withdrawal like there would be with some others (i.e. Paxil ). I did that, and I've also gone off of Prozac before...
    ... withdrawal like there would be with some others (i.e. Paxil ). I did that, and I've also gone off of Prozac before...

  35. Fears of death
    ... I have been on various meds through the years from paxil to prozac. None of which I ever felt made a difference...

  36. Finally....a med that is working.
    ... DarkRed"]After trying Celexa, Wellbutrin, Zoloft, and Paxil , I have now been on Effexor XR 75MG for 6 weeks. ...

  37. self indulgent rant
    ... Paxil put me in a bad place really quickly and I had to ... it. I never went through withdrawl as I went from Paxil to Effexor overnight. I say get back to your doctor...

  38. Days like these
    ... self harmed in the past but when I started to take Paxil it came back to the surface again. When my depression...

  39. Getting Off Celexa
    ... If you need to go slower, so be it. I did this with Paxil . As you get near the end the sexual side effect will...

  40. please read!
    ... been there and back, so know that it is possible. Paxil , an anti-depressant, is my saving grace. I've had...

  41. celxa withdrawals??
    ... getting off any of these drugs that I've found is the Paxil Withdrawl Guide. Google it....You might also want...

  42. Interested in nothing
    ... causes weight loss as well. I personally would avoid Paxil , which caused me to gain weight years ago that I couldn...

  43. Can't stay awake - depressed about being depressed
    ... didn't make this one. I feel so terrible. I'm on Paxil & Levoxyl (for hypothyroidism). I feel so depressed...

  44. Celexa and Weight Gain
    ... the family doctor. Mypsychiatrist switched me to Paxil . The Celexa may have cut my appetite down or it could...

  45. Can anyone help me understand
    ... so many and never felt a change until I was put on Paxil 40mg. It's really changed my outlook and has helped...

  46. Are Depression Drugs Addictive?
    ... is going to effect different people differently. Paxil and Effexor tend to be the two most difficult drugs...
    ... all the scientific stuff. I know to basically avoid Paxil and Effexor if prescribed, because I don't need another...
    ... For both Paxil and Celexa I developed a very short fuse, constantly...

  47. Question about Zoloft.
    ... I've always taken paxil . I recently started taking Zoloft and it has made...
    ... energizing. So.... just curious why you stopped the Paxil ? I would look into switching off the Zoloft.....

  48. Celexa Side Effects, help.
    ... quickly so I went cold turkey off of 60mg and started Paxil the next day, which again did not work so I ended...

  49. Pregnant while on AD?
    ... Hi, I took Paxil 20mg, throughout my entire pregnancy with my now 2 ... other 2 year olds). I have no idea whether or not the Paxil had anything to do it with. I am now pregnant again ... switched my prescription to Zoloft because he claimed Paxil is now unadvisable to take during pregnancy. However...
    ... happy son!! did you ever asked your ob-gyn if the Paxil may have had anything to do with the speech problem...

  50. What would be the best AD for me? Need suggestions.
    ... mentioned, zoloft. besides zoloft there's also prozac, paxil , lexapro, and celexa); then there are the SNRI's ...

  51. Celexa users- need your input please
    ... barely made a month on celexa before I switched to paxil then six weeks later I went on effexor which worked...

  52. Is this Depression?
    ... surgery and it traumatized me. Anyway...I went on AD Paxil first, then immediately switched to Prozac (b/c of...

  53. I knew it
    ... meltdown a few days ago, it was horrible. :) 40mg of Paxil is working wonders for me. Never took Effexor so can...

  54. Celexa Withdrawls
    ... to do is look up Celexa withdral on the net or even Paxil withdrawl aand this will give you a better idea ...
    ... and found very little - I'll try your suggestion of paxil withdrawl. I guess I just need reassurance that...

  55. sexual side effects
    ... anxiety and I think it made me irritated. Switched to Paxil and I don't know about it either. I want to sleep...

  56. thoughts
    ... those manic ideas when I was having side affects from paxil and zoloft which I definately shouldnt have been taking...

  57. Starting on Zoloft
    ... well. Any info will help. Oh, I have been on Paxil before, as well as Wellbutrin, and something else...

  58. Help Getting Off Celexa
    ... advice of my therapist, as she told me I could quit Paxil cold turkey, as it was one of the few drugs MOST people ... end as a result of the cold turkey stopping of the Paxil . PLEASE seek your dr's advice before quitting cold...

  59. citalopram
    ... (celexa) for about 3 months. They first put me on Paxil , and it was AWFUL...plus can have bad effects on fetus...

  60. Drug compatible with Eating Disorders?
    ... Hey! I've been on Paxil from 30 for about 8 years and just recently switched...

  61. just writing some words.
    ... month to get out of your system, mind you Effexor and Paxil typically take longer trg247...

  62. New to depression Need help
    ... years and it didn't help at all. I'm now on 40mg of Paxil daily and feel much better. I would talk to your...

  63. extremely shy
    ... inhibitors, such as, fluvoxamine (Prozac), paroxetine ( Paxil ), and sertraline (Zoloft) were found to work in treating...

  64. Do you have problem of organism with AD?
    ... I had this problem before with Paxil . My doctor added Wellbutrin to help with it. It ... loss. Not worth it, IMO. So, now I'm on Prozac ( Paxil stopped working for me, another story), and I take...

  65. If?
    ... meds at me. When they first started slow with the paxil and then added some geodon i got better, better is ... i was having urinary problems she thought was the paxil . Each one of the meds would not give you urinary problems...

  66. sickofeffexor or somebody?
    ... every time. The most success i had was low dose of paxil and a small dose of geodon. I wish that had worked...

  67. "Medication isn't Going to Solve your Problems"
    ... my life, over a period of about 10 years, Prozac, Paxil , Effexor and Wellbutrin. Frankiesmom apparently believes ... ago on the effectiveness of drugs such as Prozac, Paxil , and Zoloft. The study showed that those drugs indeed...

  68. Has anyone taken anti-depressants over 10 or 15 years?
    ... psychiatrist switched me from 40 mgs of Prozac to 40 mgs of Paxil . I see my psychiatrist and MD for periodic med...

  69. what would you do?
    ... ideations. I started real slow and on a real low dose of paxil back in jan. and with a low dose of geodon it worked ... i got real intense urination problems. Stopped the paxil and all heck broke lose on trying all the other meds...

  70. does anyone?
    ... stopping all of this was when the doc started me out on paxil at a really low dose and we took our time with raising ... dont know where to turn. The only reason we stopped paxil was because of severe urination burning. Doc did not ... think that it was the paxil , but when shee changed it it went away. Could the...

  71. Are anti-depressants dangerous or safe?
    ... some risk too it. The main risk that we know of is Paxil and Effexor is addictive to most people. Who knows...

  72. Relapse...Prozac dosage question
    ... rather nice niche between "zombie/crazy depressed" with PAXIL which seems to work pretty well ON ME if I keep my...
    ... Actually, I did not mention this, but I was on Paxil about 4 years ago and it gave me bad side effects...

  73. i feel like i want to just sleep forever and i wish i was invisible
    ... dosage too and it still didn't help. I'm now on 40mg of Paxil daily and have noticed a huge difference. No annoying ... good! If this new dose doesnt work soon, ask about Paxil . And yes, counselling along with medication is a good...

  74. Effexor xr
    ... what you are going through. in 2001 i quit taking paxil cold turkey rather than weaning myself off which was ... since. i didn't think anything could be worse than the paxil but i was wrong. i am a slave to effexor. i have been...

  75. Lexapro Day 5 side effects
    ... down. I'm only on 5mg of Lexapro a day as I tried Paxil before for 2 days and the side effects were terrible...