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  1. medication
    ... have on any of the drugs i have been on....zoloft, paxil , and the rest. then again, i am a teenager so it...

  2. bad thoughts. help please.
    ... talking with a psychologist ever since and been taking Paxil CR for almost 2 weeks. The anxiety is definitely...
    ... your story sounds a lot like mine. I, too was put on Paxil , so I will give you a little background information ... picture and thought out of my head, he prescribed me Paxil . It may have helped for the short time..but it made ... post helps, and PLEASE, consider the side effects of Paxil before getting heavily prescribed. Some other exercises...
    ... think anyone mentioned---because you have only been on Paxil for 2 weeks, becoming suicidal or having intrusive...

  3. question about YBOC scoring
    ... filled out forms he marked "severe" OCD. Interestingly, Paxil conducted trials on people with "moderate-to-severe...

  4. Some help needed dearly!
    ... and take a long time if ever to subside. I am taking Paxil now for the last 3 years and I had my good times and...

  5. A lot of questions
    ... I recently stopped my paxil after slowly weaning for about a month. After two ... weeks of hell I decided to return to taking paxil . I just think it's best I remain on the medication ... been about 10 years that I've been taking prozac then paxil . My doc said I may have to take it indefinitely, ... especially in the state I'm in, just returning to paxil , I felt devestated. Is this true what the doc told...

  6. Glad to know I have company
    ... NEEDED? if not, get it for after delivery, i am on paxil and have xanex as needed, it makes all the difference...

  7. Paxil Side-Effects
    ... nope i had heart palpitations. I hated Paxil . Go with Zoloft......

  8. OCD and pregnancy
    ... being pregnant. In the fall I was pregnant while on paxil , but lost the baby. I don't believe the paxil had ... loss, but because of the specific risks recently with paxil I made the switch. I have tried to come off my meds...

  9. weight gain from meds :(
    ... I'm on Paxil 40mg and Risperdal .5mg I've gained alot of weight...

  10. Urges with Harm-O?
    ... thoughts about my son that cause panic attacks, i am on paxil and do very well and have bad weeks here and there...
    ... Hi,I hope you won't be offended... I was on Paxil for 18mo. and it made my symptoms worse! I didn't ... Effexor & am feeling much better. Maybe switch med??? Paxil can make symptoms worse I was told....
    ... me doing such causes extreme panic and anxiety. Paxil did nothing for me, and my doc told me that effexor...

  11. Obsessiona doubt of molestation, again :(
    ... wants me too see a therapsit. Other meds i am on is Paxil 40 mg....
    ... know what else to do. My psychiatrist wants me try Paxil CR but I want to try something more stronger like...

  12. Obsessive shopping & a little about me & my OCD!
    ... test came back as Mild OCD. I have been on Prozac, Paxil , Zoloft, Elevil, Effexor XR, Wellbutrin XL, Cymbalta...

  13. OCD with Diabetes Causing Living Hell
    ... harming thoughts that cause panic and have been on paxil for five years, since my son was 4mos. old....oh...
    ... start floating around in my head. i have been on paxil for 5 years and basically do very well but have bad ... weeks here and there, my pdoc says to go up on the paxil .....i don't want to.....i stay at 20mgs and take ...

  14. Could this be OC behavior
    ... diagnosed with severe depression 4 years ago. Took paxil 20mg (3 years) and zyprexa 2.5mg (i.5 years) and did ... very well. Stopped taking paxil -went through bad withdrawals, and discovered 5-HTP...

  15. wellbutrin or anafranil and pregnant! HELP!
    ... tricyclic such as anafranil. In the past I have tried paxil and prozac (prozac did nothing for me, and the paxil...

  16. what to take for ocd and anxiety?
    ... hi everyone. I have anxiety as well as ocd. I am on Paxil 20 mg for the anxiety but have never been on anything...
    ... celexa, with very little side effects. ive tried paxil and all i have to say is ugh!!! it made me more anxious ... some docs dont give it too easily. i think its the paxil that ,aybe affecting u more than u realize....

  17. My OCD is almost gone--here is my update
    ... 20mg of paxil and i have xanex as needed, i take 1/2 of a .25 ... was 9 days old. my pdoc wants me to take more paxil b/c i still have bad weeks here and there but i don...

  18. new here
    ... through my head often each day. I recently started Paxil again, a healtrh clinic doctor gave it to me for what...

  19. fear of harmed/molested
    ... This thought has haunted me for about 8 weeks. I'm on Paxil and Risperdal. I need reassurance.....anyone with...
    ... the meds should help, the paxil can take 6 weeks to work properly and the dose may...
    ... the meds should help, the paxil can take 6 weeks to work properly and the dose may...

  20. Lexapro
    ... Spring and it's been great. Prior to that it was Paxil , but I was tired and last year, could tell it was...

  21. Well, I guess maybe I could benefit from being here...
    ... not find the right words to say. I was prescribed Paxil . I actually purchased the Paxil. Then I read the...

  22. Help With Luvox! I was Prescribed Luvox and quit it after 2 days due to side effects
    ... quit it and move to a weight gaining SSRI like paxil . I was told luvox made u gain weight, but it didnt...

  23. Luvox for Obsessive Thoughts
    ... as well and u wont gain weight on it. I was taking paxil and i kept gaining weight he switched me to prozac...

  24. OCD and Zoloft, should I try something else...Please help!
    ... about the same with everyone else i have talked to paxil is good but i think that is a brand name lol sorry...

  25. Rate your OCD meds here:
    ... Took Paxil CR for a few months, made me tired all the time and...

  26. New To OCD, Need Help
    ... without them). I was taking Risperdol, 5 mg, and paxil 37.5. Now I have some Xanax, but very rearely take...

  27. OCD? It's Stealing My Life!!!
    ... doctors CAN help, i am on paxil for panic disorder and ocd with harming thoughts ... , paxil was VERY helpful. this sounds like anxiety to me...

  28. St Johns wort for OCD
    ... all sorts of meds and have had awful side effects. Paxil has worked the best for me but the heartburn and sweats...

  29. weird thought..any one else?? :(
    ... soon..i REALLY need assurance!! p.s iam on 20 mg of paxil (have been on 60 mg but cutting it down slowly cos...

  30. Effexor & Weight Gain
    ... lot, then try something else. Have you ever tried Paxil , Zoloft, Lexapro, Prozac, etc.? Talk to your doctor...

  31. zoloft
    ... Zoloft before, didnt work for me either, I was on Paxil CR and that worked the best for me, now I am not on ... anything, trying to cope without meds...I think Paxil CR was great....
    ... with my doctor about this yesterday. Also, about the Paxil CR... I hated it. It didn't work for me... it made...

  32. horrible thoughts....
    ... thoughts about hurting my girls. I switched from Paxil to Zoloft and I feel about the same. I'm on 50 mg...
    ... might be way down on bottom... i have been on paxil for about 5 years, jason is 5. i just started trying...
    ... 50 mg of Zoloft, and I feel a little better. The Paxil took all my energy away, and plus made me gain 10...

  33. "What meds WORK WELL for OCD?"
    ... with OCD but I know that's my problem. I've been on Paxil CR for awhile. It does seem to help, but I have no...
    ... for me outside the weight gain. I have taken both Paxil and Prozac and I would never take them again because...
    ... taken off of it after a couple of weeks. Prozac, Paxil , Zoloft, Seroquel, and maybe a few others didn't help...
    ... I was on Paxil for a few months last year. It helped maybe slightly...

  34. always worried?
    ... ironically I do feel better then I did when I took paxil or prozac. Thought I still have obsessive thoughts...

  35. Begining the Med Journey
    ... seem to respond much better to it then when I taking paxil or prozac. While I still have obsessive thoughts I...

  36. Derealization or STrong Depressive Episode Due To Withdrawl?
    ... I havent taken my paxil (20 mg once a day) in three days beacuse of plain...
    ... your troubles, but I can't say that I'm surprised. Paxil is notorious for undesirable withdrawal symptoms. ... might have. I've heard some other bad things about Paxil such as its ability to cause hallucinations when you ... why I was glad that my doctor prescribed Zoloft! ;) Paxil is really a medicine that you should take the utmost...

  37. moms with/int. thoughts....
    ... yes, i am on paxil , i went on meds when jason was 4mos. old, he'll be...
    ... How much medication are you taking? I'm on 60 mg Paxil and .5 Risperdal. My pshychiatrist has recommended...
    ... i am on 20mg of paxil and sometimes i wonder if i'm doing this alone, i ... i went up to 30 and then back down again. the paxil makes me SO hot and i have gained 20 or so pounds ... it's my life that makes me forget so much or the paxil ? other special needs moms are overwhelmed in the ... that's why sometimes i think my absent mind is from paxil .. and if it was ineffective for my ocd would i ... effects... so many questions, i would love to ditch my paxil ... kris...

  38. do you think one day...
    ... i LOVE this post!! i too would love to ditch my paxil !! i KNOW the thoughts are a joke, but still get...

  39. antipsychotics for racing thoughts?
    ... Hi Chupa, my psychiatrist has me on 60 mg of Paxil and .5 mg of Risperdal. I went do from 1 mg to .5...

  40. Zoloft?
    ... have OCD with minor anxiety and depression. I tried Paxil a couple years ago but did not have much luck with ... do much to help. If I did not get side effects from Paxil , does anyone think I would get them from zoloft? I...
    ... Zoloft actually works the exact same way as Paxil does because they're the same type of medication. ... well with their individual chemistry. Zoloft (and Paxil ) is a type of anti-depressant called a Selective Serotonin...

  41. OCD is tough
    ... to listen to the tape 15 minutes. I'm on 60 mg of Paxil and .5 Risperdal, but sometimes I think that there ... probably a medication out there that can do more than the Paxil , then I catch myself thinking what if the medication...
    ... not easy to do when anxious and tired, i am on paxil and i think luvox is the "one ssri" for ocd, have...
    ... Basal, I'm on 60 mg of Paxil and .5 of Risperdal. I see my Behavior Therapist ... OCD. I've heard good things about Luvox. Does the Paxil help you? God Bless!...
    ... i am on 20mg of paxil for a little over 4 years, i have xanex as needed...
    ... diagnosed with a severe depression. She put me on Paxil , and I started to feel better after a week, but the...
    ... three weeks. My psychiatrist said I can switch from Paxil to Prozac. But I'm not sure. I'm going to Wal-Mart...
    ... instead of anxiety'. I'm also taking medication, ( Paxil 60 mg). I feeling a little better. :) Talk to...
    ... until about eight months ago. I just started taking Paxil today. This disease has made me feel so depressed...

  42. help for my husband...
    ... for depression that's recently changed due to the Paxil CR recall, but was doing this long before the change...

  43. Anafranil?????
    ... because it has the highest chance of addiction. Zoloft, Paxil , Luvox, and Prozac aren't habit-forming, but Anafranil...

  44. Does OCD effect your work/schoolwork?
    ... goes on. My councler wants me to try Anafranil or paxil , i am obsessing about the side effects of both, although...

  45. Behavioral Therapy - It works!
    ... thoughts :) are becoming weaker. I'm taking 60 mg of Paxil and 1 mg of Risperdal, but I think that what really...
    ... updated on the progression on the medications (60 mg Paxil , and .5 of Risperdal) God Bless :)...
    ... What medication are you on? I'm currently taking Paxil and I'm thinking about switching to Prozac. God...
    ... What medication are you on? I'm currently taking Paxil and I'm thinking about switching to Prozac. God ... Bless! I'm on Paxil (60mg) and Seroquel (100mg). The seroquel makes a...

  46. Today I realized I was not alone
    ... about 4 months ago. I'm currently taking 60 mg of Paxil and 1 mg of Risperdal. I see my psychiatrist almost...

  47. Feeling TOTALLY UNREAL please help
    ... decided to go back to a pschiatrist. (used to take paxil for 5 yrs, 18-22). OK here is whats happened. I...

  48. Doubting
    ... which makes your problems worse. I started taking Paxil at 15, and even if I eventually do stop taking meds...
    ... Completely understand! The day I took my very first Paxil pill, I was so scared I was going to get the side ... can't have just one!) :( Even if I wasn't taking Paxil and Effexor, there is NOTHING wrong with never drinking...

  49. OCD and Medications
    ... ve been on medication about 3 months. I'm taking Paxil (60 mg) 3 months and Risperdal (1 mg) about a month...
    ... hi, i tried many diff meds one of which was paxil which i will never touch again but thats a diff story...
    ... something. Personally, I think Zoloft is better than Paxil for OCD and Paxil is better than Zoloft for panic ... disorder and/or panic attacks. The bad thing about Paxil is that I've heard so many stories of people suffering ... they stop taking it or if they miss a dose. Still, if Paxil 's helping you, continue with it. Good luck! :) ...
    ... much for replying to my post Gatsby. I've been on Paxil for about 3 months - my psychiatrist has slowly increased ... and she also prescribed Risperdal to augment the Paxil . The meds have helped me with my Panick attacks and...
    ... I visited my regular doctor and he first put me on Paxil and that didn't go over real well because it made...
    ... Lexpro is working for you. I'm currently on 60 mg of Paxil and 1mg of Risperdal, and I'm starting to feel a little ... he'll have me do. I think I'll be sticking with the Paxil since I'm starting to progress a bit. I'm glad that...

  50. going in circles...need advice!
    ... your way of taking medication. From my experience, Paxil and Prozac made me hallucinate so the doctor took...

  51. Is it OCD?
    ... insurance so I had to take myself off of my meds ( Paxil ). Immediatly after I started haveing uncontroled...
    ... to seek psychological help (which I have). I was on Paxil for almost two years, then took break to see how I...

  52. Can't Stop Counting
    ... just winning. i used to count but then i went off paxil and on remeron and effexor and olanzapine and i dunno...

  53. OCD or Anxiety? Can't stop being afraid.
    ... prescribed), that will work for you. I am currently taking Paxil . It is the best thing that has ever happened to me...
    ... Thanks I appreciate the replies. I've tried Paxil , Zoloft and Wellbutrin. None worked and I'm honestly...

  54. Well I'm back again...same problem (long)
    ... MEDICATION i've been on zoloft (and prozac, and xanax, and paxil ...you name it i've probably been on it..i'm what's...

  55. Prozac and best dose for OCD????
    ... didn't help much with my OCD. I didn't do well with Paxil either. The doctor now has me on Celexa and I seem...

  56. I am new here and looking for help
    ... as needed and it helps alot....i've also been on paxil for 4 years. good luck, keep me updated, i will...

  57. Any hairpullers/ trichotillomania out there?
    ... lashes and scalp. I only had a bald spot while on paxil years ago. Now I can "control" it somewhat. Problem...

  58. Having a really bad day!
    ... His son had the same problem and was given Paxil . My husband wanted to do it on his own, but the doctor...
    ... His son had the same problem and was given Paxil . My husband wanted to do it on his own, but the doctor...

  59. scared to death of effexor
    ... I've been on many medications for my OCD...zoloft, paxil , celexa...and tehn finally settled on lexapro for ... said it had bad side effects, worse withdrawal than paxil (which was pretty bad i must say), and that people...
    ... experience a single withdrawl symptom when I went off Paxil ; every one is a bit different I guess. My point:...
    ... Also my best friend had a really bad experience with Paxil , yet I know others who have loved it....

  60. Hello everyone, new member....
    ... classes because of my add. over the years ive had luvox, paxil , wellbutrin, and celexa. Currently, im a 20 year old...

  61. Is this OCD?... please help with suggestions
    ... isn't on what i'm trying to watch. i've been on paxil , lexapro, and effexor with little effect on my ocd...

  62. Scrupulosity/OCD is the pits
    ... devil have really gotten me down. My doctor put me on paxil which didn't go over real well and then on prozac...

  63. Has anyone switched from Luvox to Zoloft?
    ... My feelings feel like I did when I stopped taking Paxil Cr abruptly, like withdrawal symptoms. Could it be ... that have not affected me this way was Prozac and Paxil Cr. I stopped the Paxil Cr because of all the weight...

  64. my prozac makes me feel out of it?
    ... something different might help, have you ever heard of paxil .... it's popular and helps alot of people with anxiety...

  65. What meds work for you.
    ... taking so many pills! in the past ive tried Seroquel, Paxil , Paxil CR, Zyprexa, Trazodone, a bit of Prozac, ativan ... symptoms u realize didnt bother you before! i knew with paxil when i went off it, i suddenly washed my hands till...
    ... mg of it, I just started taking it. I used to take Paxil , but it didn't work for me, then I took Abilify. Abilify...

  66. My experience with OCD
    ... am on a drug called:Fluvoxamine. For a while I took Paxil , and then I took Abilify for a week. Anyway you are...

  67. Anyone dealing with a teen with OCD
    ... adult ward of the hospital twice, partly all due to paxil and making me suicidal and then when i wanted to get...
    ... adult ward of the hospital twice, partly all due to paxil and making me suicidal and then when i wanted to get...
    ... adult ward of the hospital twice, partly all due to paxil and making me suicidal and then when i wanted to get...

  68. I still have OCD, I have violent thoughts, and I am hearing voices.
    ... shrink gave me some new medication, I am not taking paxil anymore, I am taking a new drug. These voices have...
    ... shrink gave me some new medication, I am not taking paxil anymore, I am taking a new drug. These voices have...

  69. luvox wearing off fast!!!!!!!
    ... Should I try prozac or lexapro next?? I wont take paxil and I felt zoloft did not help. My doc said 80...

  70. sexual problems are frustrating
    ... OCD for as long as I can remember....I have taken paxil and gained a huge amount of weight...ugh....now I...

  71. ckjk5......moms w/int. thoughts
    ... what you've done to help, etc. thanks, kris - on paxil for 4 years, read many books, know people in person...

  72. meds with the least side effects
    ... for that matter), zoloft just made me tired, and paxil caused *some* weight gain. I've never had insomnia...
    ... for that matter), zoloft just made me tired, and paxil caused *some* weight gain. I've never had insomnia...
    ... I am on 80 mgs of Paxil . Only side effect is a little consipation, but we ... could all use a little extra fiber anyways. The Paxil works pretty well for me....

  73. OCD and television
    ... described all my symptoms to him and he prescribed me Paxil (an antidepressant) for several reasons: my depression...
    ... can openly discuss my problems with. I am taking two Paxil , a Xanax and a Risperdal in the morning, then another ... Paxil and Xanax in the afternoon and then a Paxil , Xanax and Risperdal at night. I am supposed to be...

  74. I am New To The Board, I have OCD
    ... I think that I am crazy. The drug that I am on is: Paxil and its okay if you ask me, I am not mad, it doesn...
    ... I think that I am crazy. The drug that I am on is: Paxil and its okay if you ask me, I am not mad, it doesn ... may wish to do as well is tell your parents that the Paxil may need adjusting or have them talk to your doctor...

  75. Are there specific medications for OCD?
    ... I'm on 80 mgs of Paxil . It works great for my OCD! I've tried a long line ... have really worked for my depression. I finally tried Paxil , and it has helped a little for my depression (amazing...
    ... I'm on 80 mgs of Paxil . It works great for my OCD! I've tried a long line ... have really worked for my depression. I finally tried Paxil , and it has helped a little for my depression (amazing ... Jules, Good to hear you are doing well on Paxil :) What antidepressants have you tried? The...