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Depression board

  1. Effexor XR
    ... I started on Effexor 75mg at night, instead of Paxil . I had interrupted sleep for about a week. I tried...

  2. Looking for an anti-anxiety drug with minimal side effects
    ... Hi, I was on Paxil for a couple of years, and it's really good, but the...
    ... anxiety and depression, and did not do well on celexa, paxil and others. I think they are all in the same chemical...
    ... anxiety and depression, and did not do well on celexa, paxil and others. I think they are all in the same chemical...

  3. Effexor XR side effects?
    ... first, then BAM, Panic Anxiety Attacks, just like Paxil . Scared the daylights out of me, Quit the med, just...

  4. People on Lexapro please read
    ... at all. (I'm a straight woman.) Then when I was on Paxil , I noticed them more - I noticed other people more...

  5. PAXIL.....don't do it!!!
    ... I was on Paxil for a year, all it did was make me sleep day and night...
    ... anyone else finding it impossible to come off paxil ??? I have given up hope of trying :-( I am 21 and ... appreciated. R x Actually I found it easy to come off Paxil . I got off cold turkey and suffered no side effects ... frightening in their intensity. I had to go back on paxil to make them go away. I think you are too young ... to this stuff. I was very resilient to stress on paxil , but I also became a zombie. It made my panic attacks...
    ... appreciated! I had the same problem, although i wasn't on paxil for very long it managed to pack the weight on. My ... nothings wrong with it. I constantly struggle to get the paxil weight off but no success. It's terrible that these...
    ... I loooooooved Paxil . I did gain about 30-40 pounds, but after that my...

  6. Zoloft Withdrawal is HELL!
    ... had a restless leg problem and her doctor prescribed Paxil . She took it for a few days and felt funny. She ... magnesium supplements instead. So she got off the Paxil and started taking magnesium and the problem went...
    ... the first time i have had them i also had them on paxil . they last anywhere from 2-4 weeks. then they go away...
    ... remind me!) I had the same experience when getting off paxil . That lasted about one year! It was pure hell. I find ... out now that Zoloft and Paxil are in the same family. If the doc doesn't find anything...
    ... for several years after gaining a lot of weight on Paxil . She has no insurance and cannot always get her refills...
    ... pretty similar for several of these meds (effexor, Paxil , etc.). I've been trying to get off the lexapro since...
    ... a very short time (trying something different from Paxil ). It was terrible. I couldn't remember to do the ... things. I was also very irritable. I really like Paxil but I can't handle the side effects....
    ... lives of the various anti-depressants (especially Paxil & Effexor), "tapering every other day can result in...

  7. PLEASE list the med you are on and if you gained or lost weight
    ... it DIDN'T make me gain weight. Then I started paxil ....started at 12.mg I believe it was, and when I got ... but read on, maybe it did. Then while still on paxil , I worked my way up to 300mg's of wellbutrin, taking...
    ... doctor told me otherwise. He said drugs like Zoloft, Paxil , etc. can slow down the metabolism significantly in...
    ... I gained about 50lbs. during my 6 months on Paxil . Lost about half of that when I went on Wellbutrin...
    ... for the first 8 years or so I was mostly on SSRI's ( Paxil , Celexa, Lexapro). During that time I gained a total...
    ... i was on zoloft, paxil , celexa, and lexapro at times in my life. paxil...
    ... depends on the individual. I started on meds with Paxil about 10 years ago. I did put on a few pounds and ... desk job, my 20's). In those 9 years, I tried Paxil , Celexa and Lexapro (the longest) as well as short...
    ... I felt like paxil saved my life (depression and panic attacks) but because...

  8. this is embarrasing but I have to ask
    ... taking the stuff. I've tried most anti depessants. Paxil and Wellbruitn I've been able to orgasm with....

  9. effexor
    ... I was taking paxil 30mgs for the past 3 years and doing just fine on ... put me on effexor 75 mgs and told me to stop the paxil .This past week has been horrible. All I want to do...
    ... i'm on 50mg paxil and 75mg of effexor at the same time and i feel terrific...
    ... myself off the effexor 2 days ago and went back to the paxil . The past 2 days has been tough, I have had the worst...
    ... Many people experience withdrawal symptoms from Paxil , so usually the dosage is lowered little by little ... surprised the doctor did not have you slowly decrease the Paxil and at the same time slowly introduce the Effexor...

  10. Paxil & Weight Gain??
    ... this board or any board for that matter. I was taking Paxil for almost 6yrs but daily for the last 2yrs. and I ... last 2yrs. I never thought it could be related to Paxil and my doctor not once mentioned it. I stopped taking ... Paxil about 6 months ago without telling my doctor but I ... symptoms are out of control so I probably started taking Paxil again within the next 30dys. I'm I doomed to weight...
    ... years ago I took the regular paxil , intially lost weight .... eating normally... then...
    ... [FONT=Palatino Linotype]I took Paxil when I was in my 20s and did not experience any weight...
    ... Paxil is notorious for causing weight gain and it seems ... heard of some rare cases where some people do lose on Paxil , but the majority of people gain. Actually, I lost...
    ... yes, when I started taking paxil i gained weight big time. I never had a weight problem ... in fact I was very thin ( size 2-4). Then came the paxil and I reached a size 10. I got off it finally and...

  11. paxil?
    ... Look through the Depression Board here, also. Yeah, Paxil has one of the worst reputations for weight gain of ... symptoms. Is there some reason your doctor decided on Paxil ?...
    ... I was on Paxil for over a year. I did not gain weight, and had no...
    ... I also gained weight on paxil , also about 20 lbs. Actually it helped my anxiety...
    ... I can't blame wieght gain on Paxil . The stuff has helped me for years....
    ... I WAS ON PAXIL ON A YEAR WEIGHT GAIN OF 60 PDS. DOCTER TOLD ME IT...
    ... I was on Paxil for 4 years and coming off of it, i was a total witch...
    ... I was on Paxil for 4 years and coming off of it, i was a total witch...
    ... Paxil is the best anti-depressant out there currently with...
    ... I took paxil (25mg) for a little over a year for anxiety. I was...
    ... I gained about 30lbs on Paxil . I suppose in some cases it COULD be the way you eat ... weight. There was one independent study that found that Paxil , as well as some of the other SSRI's, inhibits an ... suppose everyone just reacts differently. I loved Paxil the first year I took it, but it stopped working for ... lightly. So yeah, SSRI's aren't for me. Good luck. Also, Paxil is kind of hard to get off of..........
    ... I gained about 30lbs on Paxil . I suppose in some cases it COULD be the way you eat ... weight. There was one independent study that found that Paxil , as well as some of the other SSRI's, inhibits an ... suppose everyone just reacts differently. I loved Paxil the first year I took it, but it stopped working for ... lightly. So yeah, SSRI's aren't for me. Good luck. Also, Paxil is kind of hard to get off of....... Sorry, posted...

  12. 40 Paxil to 100 Zoloft
    ... reversed. I was on zoloft 1-- but decided to switch to paxil because of the cost factor. I'm sure your doctor is...

  13. Am I going to Survive Efexor Withdrawl
    ... I've been on Paxil for a yr and a half and I'm tired of feeling like...

Dyslexia board

  1. SSRI induced dyslexia/short term memory loss?
    ... SSRI induced dyslexia from a few people (esp with Paxil ), but I've never read any medical report or noticed...
    ... SSRI doing it. I take lexapro and before that it was paxil . Very disturbing isnt it??...

Eating Disorder Recovery board

  1. Anyone taking zoloft HELP!
    ... that class (SSRI) that made me gain any weight was Paxil . I never took Zoloft, but my ex-partner did, and...

  2. Eating routines/rituals
    ... Ha! What don't I take is more like it. I'm on Paxil , Anafranil, Synthroid (for hypothyroid which can cause...

  3. tired of this!!
    ... took Prozac for 12 years and didn't gain. Now I'm on Paxil with no gaining. The meds don't make me tired or anything...

  4. do i even have an eating disorder?
    ... that because it made me gain weight so i went onto paxil but ended up getting off bc of the way it made me...

  5. help
    ... I didn't gain or lose weight on Prozac and Paxil for depression, but I dramatically lost my appetite...

  6. Crazy Thinking
    ... people experience weight gain on, I took Effexor and Paxil and Trazodone and Klonopin without any weight gain...

  7. Medications for ED?
    ... just switched me from 40 mgs of Prozac to 40 mgs of Paxil daily. Has anyone here taken Paxil for their ED, and...
    ... Prozac worked much better for me. The paxil didn't do anything so I went back to Prozac. Its...

  8. 1st therapy appt!!!
    ... cause weight gain Antidepressants: Depression- Paxil and Prozac both can cause weight gain antipsychotics...

  9. should i take offense?
    ... depressants but i know someone who was anorexic and went on paxil and started getting healthy and better and so on....

  10. PLEASE help me stop binge eating ASAP!!
    ... 60 lbs in one year - I was taking celexa and then paxil at the time.....Then I got off those and got diagnosed...

  11. antidepressants?? need urgent advice and as much info as possible
    ... accident and my anxiety was thru the roof so they added Paxil and Klonopin. I've been on them since 2002 and I ... saw my doc. on Thursday and she is cutting down my Paxil to try to get my mania to go away and with that, hopefully...

  12. Bulimia,Meds.,& Weight Gain
    ... triggers. I used to binge 3-4 times/day. And, I took paxil and prozac. So, it is just in a persons body chemistry...

  13. Weight Gain from Depression Meds--HELP!
    ... When I was a teen, I got help for it. I was put on Paxil . At the age of 18, I went from weighing 110 lbs and ... the Zoloft stopped working so they switched me to Paxil CR. Well, within one month I gained 15 lbs. I FREAKED ... OUT! I told my therapist and she took me off the Paxil CR. I stayed on Seroquel only. But I was still gaining...
    ... When I was a teen, I got help for it. I was put on Paxil . At the age of 18, I went from weighing 110 lbs and ... the Zoloft stopped working so they switched me to Paxil CR. Well, within one month I gained 15 lbs. I FREAKED ... OUT! I told my therapist and she took me off the Paxil CR. I stayed on Seroquel only. But I was still gaining...
    ... When I was a teen, I got help for it. I was put on Paxil . At the age of 18, I went from weighing 110 lbs and ... the Zoloft stopped working so they switched me to Paxil CR. Well, within one month I gained 15 lbs. I FREAKED ... OUT! I told my therapist and she took me off the Paxil CR. I stayed on Seroquel only. But I was still gaining...

  14. Medication Worry
    ... were on you probably won't with zoloft either. It's paxil you have to watch out for though. Everyone I know...

  15. Feeling really guilty...

  16. binge eating and SSRI's
    ... I'm currently on Paxil cr (was on Wellbutrin before) and neither of them...

  17. paxil
    ... I've been on Paxil for over a year now. I don't really think I gained ... weight down, but there's no way to prove that it's Paxil or it's not. -Danielle...
    ... Hey Hey, I took Paxil for my depression after my mom died when I was 11...
    ... Yeah, a friend of mine gained 60 pounds while on Paxil . As soon as she got off it, she lost it all....
    ... Cloud9vball, I'm not sure why you're taking Paxil , but I bet you're getting anxiety or depression because ... should seek help for it and maybe you won't need the Paxil , therefore you won't gain weight. A...
    ... I got put on Paxil for my ED.... I tried to take it, but it make me tired...
    ... I currently take Paxil for depression and I've still managed to lose 24 pounds...

  18. weight gain from anti-depressants?
    ... I was on Paxil a while ago and I talked to my doc about the weight...

  19. On again, off again
    ... the time. I also didnt like the meds they had me on- Paxil , neurontin, and cloznapan(sp?) they made me feel so...

  20. anti d's ?'s
    ... weight on it and its worked wonderful for me. As for Paxil ...I gained 10 lbs. quickly. Everyone's body is different...

  21. Do I have a Problem?
    ... thought i threw up-didnt do that ever/but then i went on paxil gained it all back bummer....now im trying to get...

  22. Anti-depressants and weight gain?
    ... my insomnia but didn't do anything to my mood) and paxil . I continued to lose weight the whole time. By the...
    ... ppl lose while taking anti-depressants. When I took paxil I put on a good 60lbs. But everyone is different...

  23. trouble breathing
    ... said it is anxiety, they prescribed her xanex and paxil , xanex is for when she just can not get a dxepp breath...
    ... said it is anxiety, they prescribed her xanex and paxil , xanex is for when she just can not get a dxepp breath...

  24. Please Help Me Identify Pills I Found!
    ... rescription yet. I don't know what they all look like, but paxil is little and a deep pink. If that's it, it may be...

Hypochondria board

  1. hypochondria and constant pain
    ... all came back normal!!! My PCP suggested I go On Paxil to help with anxiety and worry!! I felt like a freak...

  2. Hypochondria is just getting worse...
    ... cancer. I decided to try meds again. This time I got Paxil . Now, I know it's not right for everybody, but I...

  3. Hypochondria
    ... somewhat normal. This drug doesn't make me as drowsy as paxil did...so I am hoping I can stay on it and try and...

  4. Problems with GAD and hypochondria
    ... to the hypochondriac issues, I am currently taking paxil and xanax for the anxiety & Panic. I know how you...

  5. What's the difference between a hypochondriac and anxiety?
    ... way. Sure, I have had panic attacks since off of Paxil , and I over reacted about my oral thrush last month...

  6. Hypochondriacs/anxiety sufferers - Does anyone realize how we feel?
    ... health to the point of panic attacks. I now take an Paxil , an antidepressent which also helps with the panic...

  7. hypochondria
    ... cord with me, I had the same thoughts. It took Paxil to get me over the hump......... Hang in there...

  8. Hypochondria?
    ... finally went to the doctor for anxiety and he gave me paxil . i haven't been that crazy with all the diseases but...
    ... say much. She just told me I should probably take Paxil , and she prescribed a medication for acid reflux. ... different options instead of just wanting to put me on Paxil right away. Speaking of that, he didn't agree with ... the other doctor that Paxil would be the best option. He said if I did want to ... medication, he would recommend Wellbutrin. He said Paxil has more significant side effects that he thought...

  9. help! how do i get rid of hypochondria?
    ... comes with anxiety so it isnt my fault .. i am now on paxil so i am hoping its help with my obessions about being...
    ... cyst. It's something new all the time. I just started paxil and I'm hoping it will help. Also, I know easier said...

Mental Health board

  1. not hear distant feeling
    ... Xanax, Elavil or SSRIs such as Prozac, Zoloft and Paxil ....

  2. So it's 5:20 central... and i just woke up...
    ... in social life. So i spoke to my doctor about uping paxil . We decided to go 10 more mgs up to 20. During this ... the combination of more positive attitude, stronger paxil and a new found addiction to energy drinks (yea weird ... s a holiday. I can't decide whether going back on paxil is the right thing for me or if it had somehting to...

  3. I Stopped Taking My Paxil Cr
    ... Paxil has to be come off a certain way or else you end up ... xperiencing will slow down and improve but with a drug like Paxil it is going to take some time. take care trg247...

  4. What could be wrong with me?
    ... work for me at all, no change. She then prescribed Paxil , then Lexipro, and then Buspar. None of them worked...

  5. Depression in morning
    ... insurance so I could go and get something. I took Paxil all the while when my Mom was ill and it really helped...

  6. I need help, I am driving my family nuts
    ... Is there a med that can contral this? I was on Paxil a couple years ago but that was turning me into a...

  7. Interfence with Antidepressants and Birth Control???
    ... doctor and she decided to change my antidepressant to Paxil . So after 4 days of being on the Paxil and Ortho...

  8. Does any-one have a successful relationship with a bpd
    ... Thank-you Harmoney He is on Paxil . He's been on it 5 years. Recently he tried to come...

  9. Lexapro-your experiences with it, please
    ... Yes, about 11 years ago a psychi. put me on Prozc, Paxil , Luvox in addition to the Inderal and Xanax that he...
    ... a dr. that had me on too high of doses of prozac, paxil , and luvox, at the same time. I was in bad shape and...

  10. Wellbutrin HELP
    ... it seemed to lose its effect so I was switched to paxil for 6 months but it did not help at all. Now this...
    ... what is called SSRI withdrawal, most likely from the Paxil . Paxil is notorious for those symptoms. It took me ... Wellbutrin. How long were you given to be weaned off Paxil ? At one point, I had to take some to come down from...

  11. Chaning medications
    ... depressants for twelve years now. I started on Zoloft, then Paxil and now I take 150 mgs of Effexor. What bothers me...

  12. Are many Psychiatrists con-artists?
    ... started having bad panic attacks...... I was prescribed paxil now I cant get off.... and its so sad...... i have ... . .a new one comes out.... Prozac... Zoloft... Paxil .... Zyprexa.... i dont even know what the new one...

  13. Geodone & Lamictal

  14. On the increase
    ... People with situational are getting put on effexor and paxil for some of the dumbest reasons. I remember a girl...

  15. Therapy
    ... of it, because she had bad (suicidal) reactions to Paxil . The way they all talk, she should be on antidepressents...

  16. lots of mental health problems unsolved even with meds
    ... He has been on Lexapro, Seroquil, Trazadone, Paxil , Effexor, Abilify, Remeron, Neurontin, Haldol, Klonapin...

  17. Is it just me?
    ... is a very social person. I want to change. I take paxil , it seems to help alittle. My dad is a vietnam vet...

  18. Buspar (Buspirone)
    ... before the big anti-depressant drugs came out (zoloft, paxil , etc). Anybody ever taken this stuff? What can I...

  19. citalopram
    ... doctors. It has a lot of the same side effects as paxil and effexor. I was on Celexa for two months and it...
    ... I went from celexa than overnight switched to paxil then once that stopped I switched to effexor which...

  20. Is Something Wrong ?
    ... deep down he knows he has a problem. He is also on Paxil , and he drinks at least six beers a day, but doesnt...
    ... have diagnosed him when the prescription was issued, paxil is mainly used for depression. take care trg247...
    ... not that he CANT stop...... Yes the doc gave him Paxil , I honestly think that when he started taking this ... drinking (which of course he wont ) ...or quit the Paxil , as I think the two together dont do so well....

  21. Will anything work for me?
    ... seizures, Effexor, Topamax...terrible side effects, Paxil ...terrible to come off of, Lexapro, Celexa, Klonopin...

  22. Lamictal
    ... years and I have been on Prozac, Lexapro, Celaxa, Paxil , Effexor, Zoloft and many more. Well, recently, my...

  23. me again.Paxil
    ... so. I dont know if it is because i am weaning off paxil or what? But I am having vivd dreams and restless ... which leaves my days rough. Anyone know anything about Paxil ? Thanks...
    ... Yes sounds like withdrawl from the Paxil I went through it too .....wean off slow but it will...

  24. I am pretty sure I have some sort of mentalproblem.
    ... symptoms went to a shrink got a script for welbutrin and paxil , see a therapist, life gets better every day...

  25. Hearing alot about Effexor lately....
    ... we all stop and think for a minute, hasn't prozac, paxil , lexapro all had their time in the spotlight? I remember...

  26. Effexor-Am I hooked for LIFE???
    ... I am tapering off of Paxil . I was on 20 mg for three years. Three weeks ago I...

  27. Paxil @ Bedtime ?
    ... My mum takes paxil too, but she always takes it early. She seems to...
    ... paxil can be taken at any time that suits you, the early...
    ... I have been taking Paxil at bedtime pretty much since the second week I started ... handle it so I do not. I am currently at 50mg of Paxil so the fog is pretty thick. take care...

  28. Scared of Zyprexa HELP PLEASE I AM BEGGING YOU!!
    ... vision. My doctor was going to lower the dose of my Paxil because mixing the two can have that effect. Maybe...
    ... pressure). I also made a deal with my doctor to see how Paxil works alone. I'm doing fine without it. Were you...