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  1. Please! Give it to me straight!
    ... horrible withdrawls (which also happened when going off paxil after the birth of my first child) a good portion...
    ... horrible withdrawls (which also happened when going off paxil after the birth of my first child) a good portion...

  2. Meds, Weight Gain and Eating Disorder/Depression
    ... depression, so I got treatment for it. I was put on Paxil . Well, I went from being a skinny girl of 110 lbs ... road, the Zoloft stopped working and I was put on Paxil CR and Seroquel. Again, I was PROMISED that Paxil ... CR is not like regular Paxil and that the incidents of weight gain were minimal ... in a month! So I immediately took myself off the Paxil CR and stayed only on Seroquel, because AGAIN, I was...

  3. zoloft question
    ... working. Imipramine works well for me. My one son is on paxil the other is on effexor. I am not sure which ones...

  4. hey tom cruise: alex rodriguez is in therapy!!!
    ... thinking he has the same rights as those celebs praising Paxil or Prozac. Besides, I was talking down his apparent...

  5. Cymbalta not working anymore...
    ... daughter, post-partum depression set in and I was put on Paxil . To make a long story short here, I've tried many ... other anti-depressants but have always gone back to Paxil because I tolerated it so well, even though I know ... 2 weeks and quit working so, again, I went back to Paxil . My Doctor put me on Cymbalta with the Paxil and...

  6. So annoyed at Tom Cruise...
    ... he totally dissed Brooke Shields because she used Paxil to get over her postpartum depression. He say that...
    ... and I think he's honestly concerned about if the Paxil is right for her... I personally think it's the choice...
    ... and I think he's honestly concerned about if the Paxil is right for her... I personally think it's the choice ... AD's under the same "dangerous" heading, not just Paxil (which is, indeed, a dangerous drug). It's my understanding...
    ... AD's under the same "dangerous" heading, not just Paxil (which is, indeed, a dangerous drug). It's my understanding...
    ... he totally dissed Brooke Shields because she used Paxil to get over her postpartum depression. He say that...
    ... pharmaceutical companies and have had horrible reactions to Paxil . But other drugs have done wonders for me. In other...

  7. Celexa to Wellbutrin
    ... depressants are better for anxiety than others (celexa and paxil in particular). I thought that when one was having...

  8. SSRI reduction side-effects
    ... are you off now completely? I just swiched from Paxil 10mg (I think it's an SSRI) to Wellbutrin. It has ... been a week since I went off the Paxil and my neck, back, and head have been killing me....
    ... to feeling normal in this department again too. Paxil is an SSRI...hope you do well getting off of it. ...

  9. zero libido due to prozac,who do I ask? how?
    ... the thing is, in the past I used paxil and celexa too, and both made me gain weight plus...
    ... Prozac. Try another drug, but I wouldn't recommend Paxil - I just got off of that and the withdrawal is holy...

  10. BF taking Buspar only for depression
    ... boyfriend is depressed and his pdoc prescribed him Paxil and Buspar together. He told the doc that the meds ... his depression. He can't handle the side effects of Paxil so he took it upon himself to stop taking it and he...
    ... do a little online research and look up Busphar and Paxil and other medications. I told you this before, If ... are other anti-depressants he can take instead of Paxil . I had side effect problems with Paxil too. If hes...
    ... Buspar only and he said that the pdoc prescribed him Paxil for social phobia (which he had) and Buspar for depression...
    ... read he needs to becareful if he takes break from Paxil as it is usually not as effective and the side effects...
    ... My doctor had me on Buspar and Paxil. The Paxil wasn't working so he just switched me to Wellbutrin ... . I would not recomment Paxil because the withdrawal is terrible. I have only been...

  11. Wellbutrin, depression, peri-menopause
    ... with these symptoms. I've taken Effexor before and Paxil . Both made me really hyper and irritable. Does anyone...

  12. No energy
    ... the new AD is working, even though withdrawal from Paxil made me feel like hell for three weeks. Taking...

  13. It has been awhile
    ... been awhile since I last wrote, well I have been on Paxil , xanax and the sleeping pill (which I can't remember...

  14. Is weight gain a paxil side-effect?
    ... the withdrawal symptoms are HORRENDOUS. It's called " Paxil flu" and it's getting a lot of media attention. Can...
    ... find a new medication. I'm not sure how effective the Paxil truly is. Is the weight gain permanent? You can get ... the weight off when you get off Paxil , right? I've read some info about "Paxil Flu" ... something else. I haven't heard rave reviews about Paxil . The other thing, is that, I know Paxil is the most ... I have felt more lethargic/tired since taking the Paxil . Thanks for your input!...
    ... and this is going to sound weird but in spite of the Paxil flu, I feel more energized (emotionally) than I have...
    ... for a while due to surgery that didn't go so well), Paxil was the most difficult for me to get off of. I ultimately...
    ... water weight that I had. I'm still going to switch off Paxil though. I have only gained like 3-5 pounds on Paxil...

  15. Does this do anything?
    ... When I was younger, I took a low dose of paxil on and off, sometimes skipping pills whenever I pleased...

  16. From Paxil to Wellbutrin - I Feel Awful! - Paxil flu or Wellbutrin? Any Ideas
    ... My guess is " Paxil flu", the horrible withdrawal symptoms you can get ... from going off Paxil . I am going through them right now and feel like ... the zaps. My suggestion - keep trying to wean off Paxil , or you'll just go through this again when you go...
    ... Thanks. What dosage of Paxil were you on? I was only taking 10mg a day, which ... Maybe I should call him on Monday...? Did the " Paxil Flu" start immediately after you stopped the Paxil...
    ... Thanks. What dosage of Paxil were you on? I was only taking 10mg a day, which ... Maybe I should call him on Monday...? Did the " Paxil Flu" start immediately after you stopped the Paxil ... or how long you've been on it, you can still get Paxil flu. I forget how many years I've been on Paxil. It...
    ...

  17. I love a depressed person...it's hard
    ... Hi all~ Yeah, he used to be on Paxil and Buspar but the side effects were too much for...
    ... Buspar only too. I know that he used to have an Rx for Paxil and Buspar together but he hated how Paxil made him...
    ... anxiety. I think that he is just afraid to take the Paxil with it because of the side effects. He's only been...

  18. Which AD has the lowest incident of withdrawal?
    ... withdrawals statistically? I'm currently down to 7.5mg of Paxil and my doctor just prescribed Effexor XR (which I ... 'm afraid to take since reading these boards). Paxil works great for me (for the depression), but I'm tired...
    ... withdrawals statistically? I'm currently down to 7.5mg of Paxil and my doctor just prescribed Effexor XR (which I ... 'm afraid to take since reading these boards). Paxil works great for me (for the depression), but I'm tired...
    ... t tell a difference. When I was on Wellbutrin and Paxil my sex drive was great. That's just my experience...

  19. Anxiety patient now feeling depression
    ... and one in 2003 when I was 24. In 2003 I went on Paxil and i'm still on it now in 2005. The Paxil has been...

  20. Help, Help Help.... Cymbalta Withdrawal.... help.
    ... I know I will make it through... I made it through Paxil and Effexor withdrawal. But somehow this one seems...

  21. When going one SSRI to another
    ... goes to another, lets say 75mgs Zoloft to 20 or 30 paxil , will the Paxil still take 4-8 weeks to feel the full ... Zoloft still in your system for 4-5 days with the Paxil thus making your side effects(mainly sexual) REALLY...
    ... I went from Celexa to Paxil with no break in between, the side effects with celexa ... were too high for me, so far the side effects with paxil were not to bad, mind you it has not been overly effective ... but the doc said du to taking celexa the paxil should quick in much faster. hope this helps mind...

  22. Is This Depression?
    ... I've been down a lot lately. I'm on Paxil , 40 mgs....and I thought it had been doing wonders...

  23. for those switching from Paxil CR to Paxil (or Paroxetine)
    ...
    ... the dr before i would take the paroxetine. i was on paxil cr 12.5 mgs, but with the change they put me on paxil...
    ... I started taking Paxil CR in January and had incredible results. I gained ... because of the recent shortage I've been taking regular Paxil now for about a month and a half or so. I'm not really ... work, and the list goes on. I was taking 25 mlg of Paxil CR, now I'm taking 30 mlg of the regular Paxil. The ... seem to be getting better. I still don't like the Paxil as much as I liked the Paxil CR. I'm taking the Paxil ... and I still just don't feel myself. I'm hoping the Paxil CR comes back soon. My doctor told me that if I stay ... with the Paxil the transition should be realitively easy, whereas ... through it again when I want to switch back to the Paxil (because my body will have adjusted to the other drug ... it would have to adjust again to the Paxil ). I can't deal with all the side effects and that ... my head up and my fingers crossed hoping that the Paxil CR comes back soon. Until then, I hope I've help...

  24. Not feeling any different yet on Lexapro...
    ... about the side effects, because I'm also weaning off Paxil , and that can make you have flu-like symptoms. I also...

  25. Hate myself, hate my family, hate the world
    ... experience, I was so overwhemled when I started taking the Paxil that I had pretty much given up. I was ill informed...

  26. sleepy?
    ... steady sleep, and in falling asleep. Right now I am on Paxil and a major sleeping medication, zyplicon or something...
    ... trg - Paxil gave me insomnia, too. Perhaps you'd be better off...

  27. Lonely
    ... I've thought about anti-depressents, i've taken Paxil for social anxiety a few years ago, and when i was ... the side affects are keeping me from going back on Paxil . Maybe a lower dosage would be good... what do you...
    ... coffee shop. Since you had bad side-effects on Paxil , perhaps you should try a different antidepressent...

  28. side effects of Zoloft??
    ... Im in the same situation, I was on Paxil CR for over a year and they took it off the market ... and switched me to regular Paxil . I ended up getting worse anxiety attacks, irritability...
    ... Im in the same situation, I was on Paxil CR for over a year and they took it off the market ... and switched me to regular Paxil . I ended up getting worse anxiety attacks, irritability...

  29. self harm thoughts
    ... in this fog. Celexa for 22 days then straight onto paxil for the last four or five. Any ideas? take care...

  30. emotional numbness...please help
    ... exactly and know just what you are describing. i was on Paxil , and the reason I went off it was just because of ... into swing within a couple weeks of getting off the Paxil . They were still emotions complimentary to my depression...

  31. Hello Im a Newbie
    ... .its a real pain in the butt. I still have pills Paxil , im just scared to take them because I might run out...
    ... experiences with different kinds. I really do not think Paxil helps as much. The best one I took out of all them...

  32. depressed
    ... know that i am loved i feel like i am not. i am on Paxil , and have tried almost everything else. i aslo have...
    ... own, therefore making u feel less isolated. is the paxil working do u think? if not maybe its too low a dose...
    ... considered talking to your doc about maybe upping your Paxil or switching meds again? I know it's a major pain...
    ... seizures is part of a 3 way combo and is 200mgs. and my Paxil is 30mgs. i have been told by the drs that i could...
    ... even get my family dr to do anything. i have tried paxil which i have been on for a year now, welbutren, prozac...

  33. Weight Loss Experiences After Ad's
    ... goes. My question is : After stopping an ad such as paxil , does anyone have any info on how long it takes to ... believe that being on prozac for a year, and then on paxil for 2 months has done something very detrimental to...
    ... been over two years since I've been on Prozac and Paxil and 30lbs later. I've had a terrible time shedding...

  34. insomnia on most AD's
    ... depression for many years, but several years ago I went on Paxil and Serzone as a combination and felt wonderful! ... pulled by the FDA for liver problems. I also went off Paxil shortly afterward. (The withdrawal from Paxil was...
    ... depression for many years, but several years ago I went on Paxil and Serzone as a combination and felt wonderful! ... pulled by the FDA for liver problems. I also went off Paxil shortly afterward. (The withdrawal from Paxil was...

  35. celexa to paxil
    ... so took a full dose of paxil today, nothing out of the ordinary so guess the pharmacist...

  36. Paxil Info
    ... used to have an eating disorder, and was prescribed Paxil also! I was scared to death to take it, I heard all ... it helps! I know everyone is different but for me Paxil was a life saver!...

  37. Depressed need a friend to talk
    ... :) What is Lexepro, anyway? Wellbutrin and Paxil as well as Neurontin have been my thing./...

  38. prozac and weight gain, please help,new here
    ... sexual side effects ( I had tons of problems with paxil ) please help leibnyz...
    ... psiquiatrist like this last time time) prescribed paxil , and yes it made me gain weight, now that I think...
    ... depressed (well...I still am). Anyways, Prozac and Paxil were the first ADs I tried and it made me gain a lot ... you, opt for something else. To me the downfall of paxil and prozac were drowsiness, fatigue, and the weight...

  39. AD's and shift work?
    ... that she is on shift work. She will be starting on Paxil and she is told it makes her sleepy. She wants to...

  40. Gluten Intolerance And Depression
    ... of them being anti-depresents..Rivotril, resperdal, paxil ..etc etc..iron pills, ant- acids(prilosec=user name...

  41. New and very scared- long post
    ... food restrictions (and lost weight). I had been on paxil and "crashed" with it - it just stopped working one...

  42. Wellbutrin AND Sam-E Combo - Your Experiences?
    ... Wellbutrin 100mg. Prior to this visit, I experimented with Paxil and could never endure the harsh side effects. ... articulate - similar to how I felt when I started Paxil ), however don't feel as agitated or anxious. My...

  43. Feel Like I'm Not Real
    ... spoken to a doc about it? Brett :) I'm on Paxil , Risperdal, and Seroquel but I've been on these meds...
    ... to a doc about it? Brett :) I am on meds... Paxil CR, Risperdal, and Seroquel. But it's not the meds...

  44. Paxil info please
    ... Hi,there! I have been on Paxil 20mg. for about 3 yrs. for P.T.S.D. It has worked ... (Which is NOT me.) I finally went and got help! Paxil has saved my life--in so many ways! So, here's some ... positive Paxil information. I had some headaches for the first 2...
    ... Watch out for weight gain. I packed on 50 pounds with Paxil ....

  45. help! sexual dysfunction
    ... Same experience on Paxil . Lasted about 2 months then went away. Was glad...

  46. Duloxetine
    ... feel a little better but not as good as i felt on paxil . Also I think duloxetine also takes away sex drive...

  47. Paxil to Prozac: Weight gain or loss?
    ... my metabolism is screwed up forever. I also tried paxil for about 2 months and my weight started to creep...

  48. Need advice with insomnia and ECT
    ... is what ECT induces) while attempting to get off of paxil . I felt relaxed for about week to week and a half...

  49. Please help me get off Cymbalta
    ... advice. This is the third AD I've had to go off of, ( Paxil and Effexor) and no more! I will now pursue other...
    ... advice. This is the third AD I've had to go off of, ( Paxil and Effexor) and no more! I will now pursue other...

  50. So Sad, Lonely, Etc.
    ... another seizure, like I did when I tried to get off of paxil . I hate this Unicorn, I really do. I'm a loser. It...
    ... longer helping? I can't believe you had seizures from Paxil withdrawal... that is awful. Maybe you can very slowly...

  51. Lexapro...pro's and con's anyone???
    ... months without taking anything, then I started on paxil cr a few months later as well as elivil 10 mg each ... very depressed and anxious. I dont feel as if the paxil made a difference at all. The weight gain has really ... lexapro, in hopes that it will help me better than paxil . She seems to really know what she is talking about ... when it comes to this medication. She said paxil and elivil both have been known to cause more weight...

  52. Problems with Change
    ... thinking I should see a counselor about it. I was taking Paxil about 3 years ago for the anxiety and depression. ... on Celexa. Celexa doesn't seem to work as well as Paxil , but I don't really want to take Paxil again because...

  53. Most Lonesome Disease On Earth!
    ... the face, and that doesn't work. I've tried Prozac, Paxil , Zoloft, Wellbutrin, Lexapro, Celexa(sp?), xanax,...
    ... any internet research on it?? Well, I experienced a Paxil withdrawal that induced a grand mal seizure. When...

  54. Effexor XR - 10 week report
    ... meds are that you need. I had some good results on Paxil and Wellbutrin. So, that is why they added the Wellbutrin...

  55. Anybody LOSE weight on AD's?
    ... because they are more stimulating, and Lexapro and Paxil are the most likely to make yougain weight because...
    ... Nope, I gained when I was on Paxil (too bad because that med helped me the most)....
    ... for info and side effects on effexor xr. I was on paxil cr and I haave never gained so much weight in my life...
    ... of my year I had gained it all back and then some. Paxil sucked too, it had me inching up with weight after...
    ... panic attacks and she suggested I ask the doc about paxil . After reading about it here--ie--most people were...

  56. Paxil CR taken off the market?
    ... I got an e-mail a couple of weeks ago from the Paxil CR website that said the unavailability would be temporary...

  57. what food to eat
    ... :) to eat and what foods to not eat. I am taking paxil cr right now....

  58. New to healthboards hello all
    ... for 2 more weeks and that didnt work. I switched to paxil immediately went to 40mg a day no side effects except ... whatsoever. So I sugessted to my dr to augment the paxil with wellbutrin I was on the paxil with wellbutrin...

  59. Effexor with wellbutrin med resistant
    ... for 2 more weeks and that didnt work. I switched to paxil immediately went to 40mg a day no side effects except ... whatsoever. So I sugessted to my dr to augment the paxil with wellbutrin I was on the paxil with wellbutrin...

  60. If Depressed, Do You Also Suffer From...
    ... others I tried (Zoloft, Prozac, Wellbutrin, Lexapro, Paxil ) did nothing. Actually, I'm taking Wellbutrin along...

  61. give up
    ... your legal mandate is to help me feel better. The Paxil doesn't seem to be working. I would like to try...

  62. Please Help:(
    ... made me very mean. I told the Dr. and he put me on paxil and I have heard that it will make me gain weight...

  63. I'm over-whelmed and need some encouragement
    ... ve fought depression for over 10 years. I was on Paxil for a long time and then my doctor switched me to ... Zoloft about 3 years ago because the Paxil was supposidly effecting my sleep. I still have problem ... with sleep but not as bad as when I was on Paxil . But right now I'm just lost. I'm over whelmed...

  64. Advice Please
    ... I would request that the doctor put you on either Paxil CR or Lexapro, with something additional for the anxiety...

  65. risperdal
    ... risperdal for anxiety and depression after coming off paxil due to it's bad side effects. I wanted to know if...

  66. Restarting Topamax-Will I lose weight
    ... I lost all the weight I had put on when I was on paxil . Since going off the topamax I regained alot of...

  67. living off medication
    ... I'm new to this board. I've recently come off of paxil . The withdrawl was awful. And I'm doing this against...

  68. Omega3 fatty acids
    ... effects from the ADs really picked up -- i used to be on paxil , but when i recently started taking it again, i was ... ask -- my dolt of a GP thought my depression was " paxil -poopout", so i've been on manerix, luvox, remeron...
    ... effects from the ADs really picked up -- i used to be on paxil , but when i recently started taking it again, i was ... ask -- my dolt of a GP thought my depression was " paxil -poopout", so i've been on manerix, luvox, remeron...

  69. Taking Zoloft AM or PM
    ... it in the AM. Seems better that way. When I was on Paxil CR I had to take it at night cause of the drowsiness...

  70. Effexor... AHHHHHHHH!!!
    ... started on prozac and wellbutrin, then changed to paxil , first 20mg, then 30mg, then 40 mg about five years ... rumination, worry, anxiety, etc. I tapered off of paxil (with no side effects) and tapered on Effexor XR. ... remedy this? I'm wishing I had just stayed on the paxil ... :)...
    ... started on prozac and wellbutrin, then changed to paxil , first 20mg, then 30mg, then 40 mg about five years ... rumination, worry, anxiety, etc. I tapered off of paxil (with no side effects) and tapered on Effexor XR. ... remedy this? I'm wishing I had just stayed on the paxil ... :) I have been having the same side effects...

  71. Plz help I need advice.
    ... again and can look for a new job or go to school. Paxil is great for social anxiety as is counseling. Lots...

  72. depression or anxiety?
    ... Has he been on Lexapro or Paxil CR? I have heard of Zoloft making anxiety worse. Also...

  73. Need Advice
    ... replies. I know I am depressed. I was taking 20mg Paxil for anxiety and became depressed while taking it. ... I decided to stop the paxil a few months ago due to no insurance. I tapered off...
    ... depression....so no surprise you experienced this with Paxil . I've also believe, again due to research, that what...

  74. deeply depressed
    ... it feels like that everyday when I get up. I'm on Paxil , which has helped with the crying spells, but I'm...

  75. What began your depression?
    ... t sleep or eat. I see a counselor and am on meds, Paxil CR and Xanax as needed also, because I also have generalize...
    ... year I was diagnosed, third year was a LOT better (on Paxil ) and then fourth year was on and off (I decided to ... cut the meds). The Paxil made me feel so much better, but I slept way too much...
    ... got really bad with my second child and I've been on Paxil ever since....
    ... Paxil really helped me, Lilla. Has it been helping you?...