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  1. New to the board-pregnant and taking xanax
    ... stay with the klonopin i took 0.5 mg twice a day plus Paxil 25 mg . My son came out perfect.I hear there is a...

  2. head pressure with panic?
    ... experience panic attacks again after gradually quitting paxil this spring. My symptoms seem different now, however ... but now seems worse again. I still have some paxil left, and now I'm thinking maybe I should just start ... appreciated. Does anyone know how long it will take the paxil to kick in second time around? It totally eliminated...
    ... the paxil should work again in about 2 weeks but sometimes a...
    ... of my head. Scared me quite badly. I am not taking Paxil though, I am taking Remeron and was wondering if the ... adreniline is being pumped right into the brain. I hope the Paxil works for you! Good luck!...
    ... the night -- argh -- I hate this. Started back on paxil again today. Thanks again, and I hope you get...

  3. so many symptoms.....
    ... the docs just dont know what to test for.. i was on paxil and it worked for 2 years then i decided to come off...
    ... hi amanda paxil usually works the second time but may need a higher ... the second time and its not known why whatever the paxil stopped is likely to be from anxiety but do keep in...
    ... scary head pressure thing. I also stopped taking paxil , after two years, and now the panic attacks are back ... attack/whatever" feeling. I just started back on paxil today, and finally talked my doctor into prescribing...
    ... just an update.. i have been back on the paxil for 2 weeks now, and i already feel better. the head...
    ... antidepressants of different types to lexapro and paxil which are both prozac type as you probably know...

  4. anyone NOT gain weight on paxil??
    ... paxil and the other antidepressants dont cause weight gain...
    ... i have actually lost weight while on paxil . I am not sure if it because of the paxil or my panic...
    ... I've been taking 30mg of Paxil for approximately 6-8 months. The last two months...

  5. Back on Lexapro
    ... yes, the same thing happening witih me and paxil .. i went off about 2 months ago and i have decided ... panic attacks and anxiety.. i have been back on the paxil for 5 days now and i have all the side effects.. my ... feels real weird and i hate it.. i did try to get off paxil once before about a year ago and the same thing happened...
    ... stopping the AD you should cope much better look up paxil discontinuation syndrome on the net...

  6. For those who have panic disorder, do you ever...?
    ... some time and have at any point in history, taken paxil or lexapro and I still reacted like this. Does...
    ... sounds like the paxil and lexapro werent working, this does happen sometimes...

  7. Ativan withdrawal or wellbutrin side effect?
    ... spacey, similar to the sensations I had when I quit paxil after 7 years. After around 6 days of increasing symptoms ... side effect, but from my experience on these drugs ( paxil and prozac as well) is that I felt bad for the first...

  8. heart Flutter.. Pa;ps??
    ... last few weeks.. i hate it , but dont want to take paxil anymore.. i am looking into something herbal or something...

  9. Meds for flight-help!
    ... faced with a flight to Jamaica next Thursday. I take Paxil 30mg every night (have for 4 years). I am petrified...
    ... to aleigh the paxil should be helping a lot with your anxiety, your dose ... is midrange but I suspect the paxil isnt working for you, this can happen, the paxil can ... sometimes never works, many docs dont know this with paxil working you should be calm with normal anxiety levels ... some other antidepressant, later keeping in mind that paxil for some is difficult to stop so dont quit cold turkey...

  10. Hi - New story....(I love these boards!!!)
    ... social anxiety disorder on the net the antidepressant paxil is being promoted for this which ironically means ... IMO some other antidepressant would be better as paxil (paroxetine) is simply 1 of many prozac type meds...

  11. Xanax question
    ... trip. I'm facing sort of a similar crisis -- quit paxil five months ago and panic attacks have returned big...

  12. anyone find paxil cr works better than regular?
    ... WHAT?!? I'm confused, paxil CR makes you gain weight? I just got off wellbutrin ... and todays my first day on paxil . . . . . . .I also take adderall which kills my hunger ... Can someone give me a little bit more detail about paxil ?!...

  13. My Saturday Night Rant...
    ... its the dosage though, Im only on 50mg. I was on paxil for 5 years, but decided to come off of it and see ... depression by myself. BIG MISTAKE. Coming off the Paxil was absolute HELL. 2 months of insomnia, crying, ... wife was thrilled. 3 weeks I felt great off of the Paxil , then, panic again. Really bad panic. So I went...

  14. Got a script for Xanax, how does it make you feel?
    ... San Diego. I went back to the dr and he put me on Paxil . Paxil was a life saver for me and I lived completely ... nterfearing with anything. I decided it was time to kick paxil and taperd off over the WORST two months of my life ... . I try not to be bitter towards Paxil and Smith Klein for not really revealing any of the ... HORRIBLE side affects when coming off paxil , because for a while, Paxil was my life saver. ...

  15. Just another panic question
    ... NYC to San Diego, they hit hard. My dr. put me on Paxil and it seemed to do the trick. I went almost 5 years ... Over the course of two hellish months I was finally paxil free and actually felt great for about a month or...

  16. Bad bout of Panic/Anxity
    ... Panic attacks again regularly. After being put on Paxil , my panic seemed to be non existant. I delt with ... April of 2005. I asked my current dr. to come off of Paxil and try to deal with it without meds. I tapered off ... the paxil for 2 months. Those two months were the worst of ... my life. The sides from trying to kick Paxil was HELL. Then, after being completely off of Paxil ... question to all of you is this: Should i go back on Paxil , or try the meds game and keep going until i find ... something that works? The reason I got off of paxil was because i thought i could do it alone, and the...
    ... isnt going to work for you so I would go back on the paxil the xanax will help a lot a sudden burst of exercise...

  17. panic attacks in menopause
    ... terrify me! i do take hrt due to hysterectomy, and paxil , but i still get the WAVE feeling and i cannot eccept...
    ... terrify me! i do take hrt due to hysterectomy, and paxil , but i still get the WAVE feeling and i cannot eccept...

  18. The Return of Panic
    ... stopped. Any other suggestions on meds? Zoloft? Paxil ? The SSRI's seem to react bad in my system, but have...

  19. So frustrated about meds ,need advise
    ... post tram ,depression,& health anxiety ,i've tried.... Paxil (drunk feeling),effexor ( crying fits),celexa ,highest...
    ... Hi Chris paxil celexa prozac and zoloft are all SSRI type meds, if...

  20. Feeling Unreal things arent right. HELP
    ... decided to go back to a pschiatrist. (used to take paxil for 5 yrs, 18-22). OK here is whats happened. I...
    ... decided to go back to a pschiatrist. (used to take paxil for 5 yrs, 18-22). OK here is whats happened. I...

  21. Please Help Me????
    ... of weight. Had been doing ok. Am currently on Paxil 20 mg. In therapy with new psychologist (last one ... my support group tomorrow night and am still on the paxil . Also have ativan and have taken it when at home...

  22. new on paxil and maybe an attack 5 minutes ago!
    ... minor and others are worse than others. I also take Paxil and it took about 2 weeks until it reached it's full ... market. Each day you will feel better from the paxil . Hang in there....
    ... to mike sounds like ordinary paxil , if so lower the dose for a while with docs OK, cut ... the tablet some valium will also help paxil and other antidepressants often makes your anxiety...

  23. Constant pressure in the back of my head - please help
    ... help, but I can take it only rarely. I have taken Paxil , Effexor, Serzone, and other stuff, but nothing helped...
    ... help, but I can take it only rarely. I have taken Paxil , Effexor, Serzone, and other stuff, but nothing helped...

  24. OMG....I feel like I'm going mad!
    ... Paxil is the drug of choice for anxiety/social phobias....
    ... paxil is the most expensively advertised med for these problems ... meds, its likely the others are just as helpful paxil also has a reputation of being unusually difficult ... to quit, see paxil discontinuation syndrome on the net...

  25. Please help me with a question about paxil
    ... I took paxil for 5 years and during that time I gained 30 lbs. ... plans at LAWeight Loss Centers, I knew it was the paxil . I had been researching for years and had listened ... to many paxil users gain 20-80 lbs. My younger brother gained 60 ... lbs. on paxil . When I withdrew very, very slowly (and with extreme...
    ... many other sites, I have found that weight gain with paxil is very likely. If this is a major issue with you...
    ... I've been taking paxil for about 7 months for panic disorder and I have gained ... changed my eating habits. Has anyone else taking paxil had weight gain? If so, what did you do about it ... afraid. :( Please help! I gained 25 pounds with Paxil , then another 10 with Celexa in spite of exercising...
    ... the med and lost the weight. Now I am back on med ( Paxil this time) and have gained that ol' familiar 5 pounds...
    ... I'm taking Paxil and when I went to the doctor the other day, I found...
    ... Hello everyone. I am taking Paxil , and I have been losing weight. What happened first...
    ... gain as a side effect. I had other side effects from paxil which is why I had to switch, which is unfortunate ... , I LOVED paxil ....

  26. New to Site
    ... sober for over 20 years now. Even though I take Paxil and Klonopin (many years now), I am now having a difficult...
    ... Hi dee, its quite likely that the paxil has stopped working, this can happen with these antidepress...
    ... Hi Hry33, Thanks for responding. I am on Paxil CR 25 mg once per day that I take in the morning. ... Before Paxil came out I was on Nopramin but that didn't help me ... as much as the Paxil . You could be right about upping the Paxil dosage ... though I did gain weight because of Paxil which I really hate, so maybe I should ask my doctor...

  27. about xanax XR and panic attacks
    ... to porescribe an antidepressant only for anxiety paxil has a reputation of being unusually difficult to stop...

  28. hry33....and anyone else that wants to give opinion
    ... helped you the most?? i am 36 and have been on paxil for 4 years. with my newborn i had intrusive thoughts ... cerebral palsy at 14mos. and decided i would stay on paxil for a long time. i have very long stretches of ... of. anyway, i'm thinking of weaning off my 20mg paxil . any advice? do you believe all ssri's eventually...
    ... dear basal~is the Paxil helping? I believe most people develop a tolerance ... and error. My suggestion would be to wean off the Paxil (with your docs advice) and just try the Xanax as needed...
    ... 4 years is long enough also its possible that the paxil has quit without your realising it ask doc about ... any after effects I was helped by valium and a paxil type med which I took for about 2 years paxil does ... get back on it if any severe problems happen type paxil discontinuation syndrome into a search engine, but...

  29. chest pain and fear of heart attack
    ... tried any antidepressants such as SSRI's aka; zoloft, paxil , etc.. Then give them a try & stay on them for at...
    ... ive had just this and i took paxil for about 2 years.. this alowed me to realize that ... i was able to control that i weened myself off the paxil .. now if i get one im fine.. i did find that excersise...

  30. Paxil for panic
    ... ask doc or pharmacist, usual dose range for ordinary paxil is 20 to 50 with these meds theres about a 30% chance...

  31. how long til my med work!!!???
    ... s working for me. I cannot take zoloft and hated paxil . I'M going to stick with it a little longer, but...
    ... s working for me. I cannot take zoloft and hated paxil . I'M going to stick with it a little longer, but...

  32. Panic disorder or IBS??
    ... times, I told the hospital that I was recently put on paxil for anxiety, they took my Blood pressure and gave...
    ... can cause panic attacks how long were you on the paxil as this often stops panic attacks if they are panic...

  33. Social Anxiety Disorder. Zoloft?
    ... available would probably be just as good and cheaper paxil is another prozac type med thats being especially...
    ... doctors appointment June 1st and I will ask him about paxil as well. I don't think im depressed, if anything I...

  34. don't avoid...
    ... became a problem. I was on several anti-depressents. Paxil helped the most, but side effects were troubling....

  35. Side effects of Lexapro?
    ... pulsating! I said enough and quit. Ive tried others Paxil , Zoloft etc and they more or less experienced the...
    ... time (I've been on it for one month now.) I was on Paxil before for depression/anxiety but that make me very...

  36. Always thinking about my health.....
    ... He wants to put me on Bipolar med, paxil and something else.... I never have mood swings...
    ... constant state of panic. My dr. immediately suggested Paxil , but I asked for something else because I didn't want...

  37. At wits end..........need advice!!
    ... Hello, I think I am possitive the Paxil is no longer working............how do you like I ... it it...........But my question is I have upped the paxil and gotten worse instead of better where the higher ... now can I just start taking the Lexapro and stop the Paxil ? I am on 5 mg of Paxil now, had been trying 10 and ... Lexapro since it is so strong and it will take over for Paxil ?? Please give me your advice as I take my meds before...
    ... will need to ask a pharmacist for the dose ranges for paxil , paxil CR and lexapro, these are all different since ... lexapro is, like paxil a SSRI or prozac type you can generally swap straight ... over I would try to stay with the paxil , upping the dose if its not already high...
    ... will need to ask a pharmacist for the dose ranges for paxil , paxil CR and lexapro, these are all different since ... lexapro is, like paxil a SSRI or prozac type you can generally swap straight ... over I would try to stay with the paxil , upping the dose if its not already high Thanks HRY ... it just makes me feel worse. I am so afraid of the Paxil withdrawl and that is why I want to make sure the ... similiar. Why do you suggest sticking with the Paxil ?...
    ... am not sure of the paxil CR dose range but i THINK your dose was only small ... ask a pharmacist there was a recall of paxil CR...
    ... individuals need much smaller doses...why do you think the Paxil is not working?...
    ... individuals need much smaller doses...why do you think the Paxil is not working? IMO it just quits as your body gets...

  38. Anyone on JUST BENZO for panic?
    ... have been thry the run of SSRI meds. This last one is Paxil . Years ago it worked great then one day it quit. Then ... and I was a nasty person on the Celexa. I am back on Paxil . Last summer I started it and it shut all the panic...

  39. Panic attack in a 4 year old?
    ... because for the last 2 years I have been panic free on Paxil CR. He actually said the words "I think I'm dying...
    ... because for the last 2 years I have been panic free on Paxil CR. He actually said the words "I think I'm dying...

  40. paxil and food cravings
    ... I ate so mucvh on paxil. When I started paxil I was pretty small, then i went up to 130 lbs at 5...
    ... mirtazepine mostly suggest you swap to another SSRI or paxil type antidepressant...

  41. panic from int. thoughts....
    ... dealing with this for 4 years and do pretty well, ( paxil and xanex as needed) i am so {REMOVED} that i can...
    ... God And Yourself To Change Thoughts. Are You Taking Paxil Everyday?...
    ... yes, i take paxil everyday, have been on it for four years. what...
    ... both OCD and panic attacks are sometimes stopped by paxil maybe the paxil has stopped working for you, this...

  42. Risperdal anyone?
    ... to add a very small amount ??? of Risperdal to my Paxil as after almost a year on it I am having panic attacks ... have never had that before. Personally I think the paxil quit. She thinks not and I just need to "boost" it...
    ... neither are much good, IMO I agree the paxil has most likely quit and you should swap to another...
    ... having panic and all day anxiety. :) I also take Paxil and Clonopin. I am also concerned about the weight...
    ... but together thry don't.. addign the risperdal with paxil had a tendicy to make people more depressed and more ... on uppers and downers all the time. I would take paxil to help with my ocd and sleep, and take risperdal ... to help " clear my mind." The paxil would have some easing affect then, the resperdal ... to treat schizophernia, it is an anti psychotic. Paxil is an odd drug its' self .. meaning on it can have...
    ... but together thry don't.. addign the risperdal with paxil had a tendicy to make people more depressed and more ... on uppers and downers all the time. I would take paxil to help with my ocd and sleep, and take risperdal ... to help " clear my mind." The paxil would have some easing affect then, the resperdal ... to treat schizophernia, it is an anti psychotic. Paxil is an odd drug its' self .. meaning on it can have ... not lessen either. What dosage were you on? If paxil quit for you what did you switch to? THANKS!...
    ... i ws on 0.5 dosage of risperdal,, i quit paxil and fouid nteh most helpfull was clozepam doasage...

  43. Panic Disorder (And more) New Scripts -- They any good?
    ... on me. My doctor now has now started me on: - Paxil 20mg every night at 8 P.M. - Seroquel 25mg twice...
    ... unusual, they generally all help a lot lexapro and paxil are antidepressants, these are often used and often ... working I would stay on it as theres no guarantee the paxil will work you also need to learn relaxation and...

  44. Paxil CR still available?
    ... Hi Paxil CR was recalled, Paxil is still available. Im not sure if Paxil CR will be...
    ... Thanks for finding out for me :) I've been on Paxil for over 5 years. I'm currently taking 25mg of Paxil...
    ... Hi Paxil CR was recalled, Paxil is still available. Im not sure if Paxil CR will be...
    ... look up paxil CR recall on the net, there was a quality problem ... , I think ordinary paxil would work...
    ... Paxil CR was taken off the market NOT because of a problem ... with the actual drug. Glaxo Smith Klein (the maker of Paxil CR) had problems in their manufacturing plants. Paxil ... GSK gets it's manufacturing issues under control, Paxil CR will be back on the market. I, for one, cannot...
    ... pharmacies had were still safe to take. The ones I take are Paxil CR 12.5 mg. So I hope that it is okay to take these...
    ... my doctor will prescribe me. I'm still on 25mg of Paxil CR. My appointment is on April 6th so I'll find out...
    ... my doctor today and he switched me to the generic paxil . He said that they are not going to be making the ... finally know what the deal is for sure now. So no more paxil cr, they're not making it anymore. Thats what my dr...
    ... online pharmacy) in the mail today. It said that Paxil CR will be temporarily unavailable until GlaxoSmithKline...

  45. Lexapro and panic
    ... and you may have to find the one that works for you. Paxil and Effexor didn't work for me, but they work for...

  46. pregnancy and xanax
    ... Are on a anti-depressent like paxil?? I took paxil cr througout my whole pregnancy and my baby didn't...

  47. The Beginning Or The End?
    ... inside my body. So as i left the ER, they gave me paxil for 7 days. I took them and it caused me to vomit...

  48. Their Back...........why?????
    ... Ok I have been panic free for almost a year on Paxil and I am down to 2 klonopin .05 a day (from 3) I thought ... so I have not take it since Tuesdays attack. Is my Paxil quiting on me?? :) I am so med sensitive and it takes...
    ... the paxil may work again at a higher dose but with that dose ... of klonapin its possible the paxil was never working and it was just the klonapin helping...
    ... that I can tolerate. I really hope this is not the Paxil poop out. I am going to increase to 12.5 Paxil cr ... and see if that helps, Has anyone been on Paxil long term? Or does it poop out on everyone? Thanks...
    ... read so far not many people have been sucessful with Paxil as opposed to other meds. So perhaps it was only a...

  49. lexapro ??'s
    ... here have had good results. I tried many type-Zolft, Paxil , Lexapro and cant remeber the other-just made things...

  50. Really wondering???
    ... Hi all, I was looking up Paxil and one of the side effects are infection...ok can...

  51. sam e CAUSING panic????
    ... advice. I started taking SAM E 3 weeks ago. I take Paxil and klonopin for panic and it was under control. Now...
    ... problems I wonder if theres some reaction with the paxil , ask a pharmacist a problem with sam e is not knowing ... yours is or exactly whats in it, maybe dont take with paxil ...
    ... advice. I started taking SAM E 3 weeks ago. I take Paxil and klonopin for panic and it was under control. Now ... it says it can interact with anti-depressants. Your Paxil is an anti-depressant. It also states that if you ... might be able to tell you if it is well tolerated with Paxil . You have to be real careful when mixing medicines...

  52. Is this Panic withdrawl what young and scared
    ... doc gave me xanax I only use when needed and been on paxil , nuerontin, hydro codene for 2 years had reaction ... to darvocet.It now has been 25 days with only paxil and very few xanax .25 mg short of breath becoming...
    ... Hi sounds like the paxil isnt working as it should greatly reduce the panic...

  53. Attack Duration
    ... Have you tried any type of medication, ssri's such as paxil , zoloft, effexor, or benzo's such as xanax, valume...

  54. Lawsuits involving antidepressants
    ... appealed. The reason I am concerned is because I take Paxil , and for me, it is a life-saver. I don't want the...
    ... of you have heard about the many lawsuits against paxil and the suicides and stuff like that. Well in my honest...

  55. am i the only one?
    ... going to wet my pants and embarass myself. i'm on paxil cr and that helps so much! i've had NO side effects...
    ... know i have a big meeting coming up and by taking my paxil regularly. i tried to go off of it for a couple of...
    ... verwhelming that my mind feels like it cannot be tamed. the paxil has really helped a lot. but it's obviously not a...

  56. To Hry33
    ... Also, were you scared to take meds if you did? I have Paxil but I am extremely nervous on taking it so have been...
    ... learn new ways of dealing with the panics and fears paxil and all the other antidepressants are popular and...

  57. Why Cant I Get Over This?????
    ... Thoughts I Get. Im So Tired And Depressed Now. I Take Paxil And Klonipon, But It Took Forever It Seemed For That...
    ... to sassy maybe the paxil isnt working, this sometimes does happen, ask about...

  58. Lexapro withdrawl ....
    ... i'm bumping this... i was on 20mg of Paxil for 1 yr. Switched to Lexapro in Jan 06 due to weight...

  59. oh yeah one more question about panic attacks
    ... have a bout of depression after an anxiety attack. Paxil has been a lifesaver for me. I couldn't do without...

  60. Constant Panic and fear
    ... disability) I have been on numerous meds including Celixa, paxil , zoloft, and I dan't remember the names of the others...

  61. my first panic attack / is this similar to yours
    ... Lexapro seems to be the drug of choice. There's also Paxil , Zoloft, Xanax, it just depends on your physician...

  62. Medication side effects
    ... I was on paxil and switched to effexor because paxil was giving me stomach aches. Effexor makes me fell ... something sometimes and it seems not be as effective as paxil . Im going to switch to something else....

  63. Don't believe that I have panic disorder
    ... whole mess load of tests run on me and they put me on Paxil (though I still have not taken it ) I found that...
    ... you may need many tests to figure out whats wrong paxil often reduces or stops panic attacks but can have...

  64. Feeling like I will never get better? Anyone else lost
    ... times, I will never feel good again. I have been on paxil for about 7 years and it has given me my life back...

  65. My Doctor and her meds.
    ... say is yes, you'll read horror stories about Zoloft, Paxil , Xanax or any of these drugs for that matter. But...

  66. Anxiety and Diet
    ... work in conjunction with each other are lorazopam, paxil (although i hate it, because it makes me somewhat...

  67. Lexipro anyone?
    ... lexapro is one of many prozac type antidepressants, paxil is another lexapro is fairly new so hopefully has...

  68. hry33
    ... I know when I was at my worst Paxil withdrawal I still did not qualify for admission to...

  69. DRIVING and panic attacks....
    ... require driving over the bridge. crazy. I used to take paxil for 4 years, IT SAVED MY LIFE and since panic attacks ... came into my life when i was 18 those 4 years of paxil were probably the best. I am 26 will be 27 in a few...
    ... have been doing research relentlessly on meds like Paxil and Zoloft...I just don't see how pills can cancel...
    ... have been doing research relentlessly on meds like Paxil and Zoloft...I just don't see how pills can cancel...

  70. Panic Disorder from Weed
    ... effective but can be hard to get stay with us :) paxil is a med being promoted for social anxiety disorder...

  71. My Year From Hell....
    ... suffered since I was a little girl. I have been on Paxil for the past 4 years. It took me a long time to start...
    ... to bella, are you on paxil now? if so it doesnt seem to be working at all, maybe ... versions in some places with different dose ranges paxil should reduce or stop all anxiety and panic attacks...
    ... here? Stinking thoughts is right. I am on regular Paxil . Was at 40 mg and I have come down to 30 mg over ... whole point was to start tapering off because I hear Paxil is horrible for babies. The goal is to get pregnant...

  72. question for hry33
    ... have you been on for panic attacks? Do you know if paxil cr works as well as paxil ? Cheryl...
    ... paxil CR would be as good and maybe better but I donbt think...

  73. zyprexa
    ... dr at this time). Anyway, I have tried zoloft, paxil , prozac, and a couple others I really cannot think...

  74. Paxil...HELP!
    ... I was on paxil before and it was not "strong" enough or just did ... the archives on here-I believe I have seen some on paxil . You are in the right place for advice. I wish you...
    ... paxil is a typical prozac type med, the chance of problems ... early side effects is the same for all these meds, paxil does seem a bity harder for some to eventually stop ... quarters, but this apparently stops the CR effect with paxil CR...
    ... I take Paxil 15 mg at night for 6 years now and it has worked wonders...

  75. I'm New
    ... and I have to order one of these.....Zoloft, Paxil or Prozac....don't have health insurance so I wasen...