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  1. This is so odd, panicky feeling comes on in the eve's
    ... am starting to think at what price? I was on an AD ( paxil ) for over a year and I just couldn't stand the side...

  2. As I was walking to college...
    ... tell him that my attacks come out of nowhere. I' on paxil for them now and that helps more than I imagine counseling...

  3. reflections on meds for panic disorder
    ... The FDA official chiefly responsible for approval of Paxil moved very shortly thereafter to work for the makers ... of Paxil , earning several hundred thousand dollars per year...

  4. Does anyone take Fluvoxamine/Luvox for Anxiety/Panic or OCD?
    ... No real bad feelings, just anxious. I also tried Paxil 2 seperate times for a day, but felt extremley anxious ... pshyciatrists don't prescribe, instead they favor Paxil , Zoloft, or Celexa. I'm actually very surprised that ... internet search) and all the SSRI's are in there. Paxil , Zoloft, and Celexa are in the top 10-20. Prozac is...
    ... chance at some point. So many to choose from. The Paxil withdrawl stories are leaning me away from that drug ... Luvox/Fluvoxamine, and the most recent one choose Paxil CR. Is there any real reason for these choices? Who...
    ... chance at some point. So many to choose from. The Paxil withdrawl stories are leaning me away from that drug ... Luvox/Fluvoxamine, and the most recent one choose Paxil CR. Is there any real reason for these choices? Who...

  5. Please Tell Me It's Not True!
    ... of drug for the rest of my life. (Right now I take Paxil and Xanax) This can't be right can it? At some point...
    ... of drug for the rest of my life. (Right now I take Paxil and Xanax) This can't be right can it? At some point...

  6. Vivid dreams
    ... heard a lot of people say they have nightmares on Paxil . I have a friend who is on Zoloft, and he says that...
    ... sooo vivid...i couldnt handle it anymore...now im on paxil cr and im still having pretty vivid dreams but not...

  7. What is an SSRI drug?
    ... reuptake inhibitor yes effexor is an ssri so is zoloft paxil lexapro etc [/SIZE]...

  8. SSRI drugs
    ... one that works for you. My bad experience was with Paxil yet I know of several people that really liked Paxil...
    ... hi I also did not like Paxil ...It made me feel awfull. On the other hand Celexa...

  9. I'm not sure what is happening.PLEASE HELP!!!!!
    ... disorder,agoraphobia and depression.My doctor put me on Paxil and Rivitrol and I took that for a year and a half ... no longer take the Rivitrol but have had to have my Paxil dose raised.I have been on the higher dose for a few...
    ... it is from adreanalin rushes in your sleep.If the Paxil is not working anymore maybe you should try a diffrent...
    ... thanks Chantal, :) I have been at 40mg of paxil for about 4 months now. Doctor just gave me xanax ... last week but I'm scared to take it. On the paxil I am ok to care for my 16 month old, I'm not sure...
    ... Simpy put, you should be afraid of the Paxil , not the Xanax. Xanax is candy compared to Paxil ... anti-depressive properties like Klonopin or Valium. Paxil has been known to cause, not prevent, nightmares. ... In my personal experience, Paxil has caused depersonalization also (feeling separated ... I hate to complicate things for you, but i believe Paxil is your problem. I think SSRI's are overprescribed...

  10. Help:Panic Leading To Alcoholism
    ... over 10 times. I was perscribed Zoloft at first then Paxil , both did more harm than good. I was also perscribed...
    ... members who used alcohol to mask their anxieties. Paxil worked for one, and the other said he got the most...
    ... any anxiety producing event as insurance zoloft. paxil and the other antidepressants dont work for everyone...

  11. The Matrix is driving me CRAZY!!!
    ... I had a similar experience when I tried to get off Paxil and onto Wellbutrin.. well.. someone mentioned something ... Wellbutrin made my anxieties really bad, or getting off the Paxil so quickly affected me badly .. but I was puking ...

  12. Has anyone ever felt this way?
    ... cope with. I'm dealing now with only 10 mg/day of paxil . My doc has insisted on increasing and trying new ... through this and the only reason I haven't stopped the paxil is because of the side effects I've read about. I...

  13. Effexor
    ... been on Effexor XR for about a week now. I've tried Paxil and Zoloft-neither helped me and I hated the side...

  14. Question about PAXIL
    ... year my doctor has been trying to get me to go on Paxil CR but, I have been reluctant to take it. I have ... together. So any advice about people who've used Paxil , please help!!! I was on that drug for 5years...
    ... to fairy, paxil eventually does help many, try also to get soime valium ... always calms you and reduces any side effects from the paxil , valium will let you get out and about with the counselling...
    ... Paxil CR i don't really recommend for anxiety, it works ... motivation and even sexual arousal, a high dose of paxil will get rid of all of that. On high dose paxil,...

  15. Please Respond.....xanax???????????
    ... family doctor who tried every ssri under the sun on me Paxil , Zoloft, wellbutrin, prozac you name it! Well with...
    ... I tried SSRI's also, I had an allergic reaction to Paxil and Zoloft, so my Doctor and I decided not to even...

  16. Has anyone gotten off paxil
    ... feeling the after affects 5 months later. I was on Paxil for almost 2 years (about 3 years ago), and it took...
    ... feeling the after affects 5 months later. I was on Paxil for almost 2 years (about 3 years ago), and it took...
    ... a different medication. I got really messed up on Paxil , and am a bit afraid of trying something new. I do...
    ... I took Paxil for about 6 months and quit because I didn't have...

  17. lexapro questions
    ... out, and didn't take more than once. Now I'm trying Paxil . It seems similar to Lexapro, but I'm taking a low...

  18. 4 weeks into Lexapro and freaking out! HELP!
    ... in a similar situation when I tried to switch from Paxil to Wellbutrin. It was living hell. I thought I was...

  19. Back with a vengeance...
    ... response. I think I've fallen into a relapse where my Paxil isn't working as well as it once used to.. I'd ideally...

  20. Klonopin anyone?
    ... up a tolerance to it..........same for Celexa and Paxil ..........unfortunately our bodies have built in mechanisms...
    ... sure they aren't the cause of your sleeplessness. Paxil is often the culprit. If that's not the case, try...

  21. MOST SEVERE EVER - Strange Symptoms
    ... your panic? Are you taking any Benzos? I have been on Paxil for 2 weeks but am really freaked out by the withdrawal...

  22. panic/depression
    ... another attack. I went to the doctor and was put on Paxil for these attacks. I have been on the medicine for ... wondering if anyone else has felt depressed from using Paxil , and if someone has tips other than medication that...
    ... I've never taken paxil , but will respond. Some meds cause other symptoms ... You'll get more answers from others who have taken paxil . The other possibility is that the paxil is no longer...
    ... I was on Paxil for about 3 months and was extremely depressed. I ... better(although not much). I erally did not like Paxil at all though I am sure others will say it worked...

  23. It's Back.....help!
    ... things people experience with the disorder. I was on paxil for a year and xanax as well, I was able to go off ... of paxil (with the nasty withdrawls) and was feeling pretty...

  24. i want my life back!
    ... for awhile and that didn't help. I am now taking Paxil Cr which has helped a lot. You may not find the right...
    ... for awhile and that didn't help. I am now taking Paxil Cr which has helped a lot. You may not find the right...
    ... Xanax has been my only help this whole time. I tried Paxil and Zoloft, but neither helped. I just started Effexor...
    ... doctor said it's in a different class of drugs than Paxil , Prozac, Zoloft and Lexapro, etc. I've been taking...

  25. Which Drug would you suggest
    ... it as well. From my experience, Zoloft was good, Paxil and Effexor were bad. I was on Zoloft during my pregnancy...

  26. Can it really get this bad???
    ... had some adrenaline releasing tumor. I was taking Paxil and I think that was a huge part of why I felt so...

  27. Lexapro Side Effects
    ... I am on Lexapro (20mg) and it is great. Started on Paxil CR and did not enjoy the Sexual side-effects. I fell...

  28. This is for panic experts!
    ... is no jitteriness nor sexual dysfunction! Been on Paxil myself, Im a woman and it killed my sex life....

  29. Paxil CR splitting
    ... ask a pharmacist, I think you would still get the paxil , but without the slow release feature confusingly ... , the ordinary and CR paxil doses are different its doubtful whether the CR...

  30. Panic Attack caused by physical pains/indigestion
    ... own and see a therapist once a month. I had tried Paxil and Zoloft in the beginning and they did more harm...

  31. Do i have generalized anxiety?
    ... done, which comes back normal. I was given xanax and paxil CR. The paxil made me very nauseous, so now I'm taking...
    ... done, which comes back normal. I was given xanax and paxil CR. The paxil made me very nauseous, so now I'm taking ... found Klonopin to be the best for social anxiety. Paxil in high doses had been the most potent but had too ... many bad side effects. Paxil in low doses is what im trying now. So far though...
    ... that Effexor is in a different classification that paxil , zoloft, etc... If the Effexor doesn't work for me...
    ... me know how the effexor works for you. I am taking paxil now for over a month and it doesn't seem to work for...

  32. Break through anxiety or interdose withdrawal?
    ... 25 2x daily for about 3 years then panic set in as paxil wore off and they put me on Klonopin. The Klonopin...
    ... it quit working for me and I was switched back to Paxil then taken off all of it............did you have withdrawal ... from the Paxil or Celexa?? The Xanax XR did not work so well for...

  33. I really need some reassurance PLEASE!
    ... of the brain, and an ENG, both normal. Iwas put on paxil , and feel maybe 50% better. My next step is to see...

  34. lexapro and wellbutrin combo!!!
    ... I took wellbutrin a few years back with paxil and it made me very anxious but maybe for you it wont...

  35. panic symptoms
    ... then I was switched to Effexor for 2 months then to Paxil for 3months. Nothing seems to be helping....
    ... for a short time. I have heard effexor, celexa and paxil are very good meds. Celexa is one of the newer ones...
    ... lightheaded and I just feel horrible. I just switched from Paxil to Zoloft so I have to wait and see if thats going...

  36. which doctor for anxiety attacks
    ... benzo and then one day I asked my GP about Zoloft or Paxil , he told me it was up to me if I wanted to give them...

  37. Have been viewing, but new to posting!!
    ... but still have those days that are not. I have tried Paxil , Prozac & etc. but they just give me that "out of...

  38. panic attack or stomach disorder
    ... time I even tried an AD was in 1997...tried Buspar, Paxil and Wellbutrin. All 3 made me feel like I was going...

  39. expensive antidepressant meds
    ... treatment for panic disorder by the drug companies paxil and lexapro are 2 of these, and are expensive and...
    ... prescribed me Lexapro first, and when that didn't work, Paxil was next. Thank you for the tip! Shelly...
    ... Paxil is available in generic form called paroxetine. Paxil CR however is not, since its the newer control released...
    ... The SSRI's like Paxil made me feel like junk & did nothing for panic & nervousnes...

  40. Squeamish...
    ... you should try taking an antidepressant med such as paxil , these meds take a few weeks to start working properly...

  41. paxil cr
    ... ask a pharmacist to look up dilated pupils on the paxil side effect list, may stop when the med starts working...
    ... Hi Kelle: I have been on Paxil Cr 25 mg for 11 days now and I have to say that this ... my worrying. Thankfully, he prescribed me 25 mg of Paxil Cr. This is the drug that I wanted to be put on because ... everyone is different because my oldest sister was on Paxil and it made her very angry and somewhat abusive. ... she is fine. :) The day after I started taking Paxil Cr, I started to feel better. I was amazed that it ... complaining. I have noticed that since I started taking Paxil Cr, I have been very gassy and I do have trouble sleeping...
    ... first time on this site. I have looking for input on Paxil . I found one board that has pretty much scared the ... hell out of me. I have been taking Paxil for almost a week. Not very long, I know, but I am...
    ... occassion. These are all symtoms of panic attacks. Paxil takes about 5-6 weeks to help with panic, and for ... 8 weeks. Generally all of the ssri type meds like paxil take about that long. For more immediate relief, ... xanax can be used to combat panic attacks until the paxil kicks in. Until i had a physical checkup done several...

  42. Has anyone lost weight after paxil? Need encouragement
    ... I wish I could say that I only gained 20 pounds on Paxil . That would be wonderful to me. I gained a whole lot ... little. But yes, losing weight can be done after taking Paxil . I'm not sure about metabalism, as mine was always...
    ... I dont think paxil or any other antidepressants alter the metabolism...
    ... weight loss. I never lost the weight I gained after paxil . I was thin, yes thin all my life. I had to take ... the paxil for panic/anxiety. It worked - but the side effect...
    ... child. I was put on Prozac first for a year, then Paxil and gained a whole lot of weight. It increased my...
    ... guess I should throw in my two cents :-) I was on Paxil for three years and didn't gain any weight from it ... active, however, so perhaps that helped. I am again on Paxil and have actually lost some weight. I do not attribute ... that to the Paxil per se, but before taking it I was afraid to do anything...

  43. Experience with Effexor XR
    ... didn't feel spaced out at all. BUT, I did on the Paxil and the Celexa which I took each for a week. ...
    ... (slept for a week -- nixed that one) and then the Paxil (felt stoned and headache for a week consistently ... nixed that one for sure) that when I went off the Paxil I again felt great. The plan is that doctors should...
    ... that this one works! Lexapro didn't help me at all, Paxil - I couldn't get past the side effects I think I had...

  44. paxil vs paxil cr?
    ... any difference, however most stay the same weight on paxil and some lose weight these antidepressant meds dont...
    ... release -- the med itself is still the same. I was on Paxil for a while, I hated it! I did not do good! I was...
    ...
    ... I would recommend dont go on paxil at all. Whatever you do avoid it because it will...
    ... most people do OK on paxil and not all gain weight , some lose weight...
    ... Hi i am on paxil now, cr version, and i lost weight...
    ... Hi i am on paxil now, cr version, and i lost weight thanks for...
    ... I"ve been on paxil for 7 weeks and DO NOT WANT TO BE ON IT ANYMORE!! ... dead scared of the withdrawl effects as coming on paxil was hell enough. It is not working and I NEVER want...
    ... I am on Paxil and I also have lost weight. It has stopped my panic...
    ... Martica, Are You On Paxil Or Paxil Cr, And How Many Milligrams? Thanks...
    ... to harmony 10mg of ordinary paxil isnt a large enough dose, the minimum is 20, try this...

  45. Losing Mind
    ... Suffered From Panic Disorders For Seven Years. I Took Paxil For 3 Years Which Helped, But Gained Alot Of Weight...
    ... to sassy, paxil and effexor are different types of antidepressants ... simply not work for some people, get back on either paxil or another paxil type one, such as prozac also...

  46. panic attack symptom, or something else?
    ... Hi, I am new to these boards. I have been on Paxil CR for a few months now and I've yet to decide if...
    ... Do a search & see what the side effects are for Paxil CR....
    ... the paxil should be reducing your anxiety and panic attacks...

  47. best way to wean off Paxil?
    ... the best way to cut down. I don't remember, but does paxil have a line across it to where you can cut it in half...
    ... year before switching directly to Effexor then to Paxil . I didn't have any side effects until I tried to...
    ... So, you say you are not completely getting off of Paxil ? Sorry, I'm confused. Chantel...
    ... wiser now, and have no intentions on dropping the Paxil that way. I am anxious to get the stuff out of my ... that sane somedays now) ;) Any idea how long before Paxil is completely out of your system? PS -I plan to ... go completely off the Paxil . Thanks Abby...

  48. Long-term effects of Paxil, Lexapro, and/or Ativan
    ... I read that some studies were done and showed that paxil increased breast cancer in women who took it for just ... who knows if its permanent. Also when you see the paxil commercials they say something to the effect that ... understand what they mean by this, are they saying that paxil permanently does something to the brain??? Its scary ... effects with their patients enough. Mine denied that paxil caused weight gain or was addictive and just handed...
    ... immediately, the doctor wrote out a prescription for Paxil . My mother-in-law respectfully declined the offer ... her to sign a paper that she refused treatment with Paxil .....all that fuss over TIREDNESS? You mean none of...
    ... It took me forever to get off of Paxil after being on it for a year. The way it worked ... medical bills and legal fees defending myself from paxil -induced hypomania. Think about that before taking...
    ... It took me forever to get off of Paxil after being on it for a year. The way it worked ... medical bills and legal fees defending myself from paxil -induced hypomania. Think about that before taking...

  49. My First Panic Attack
    ... suggest thats what they were. So I went through trying Paxil (caused me more harm then good) and zoloft which again...

  50. Panic, Anxiety & Lexapro
    ... feeling throughout my body. I was temporarily on Paxil , but it gave me bad headaches at night; I was only ... on it for 5 or 6 days. Paxil 's site claims to treat panic disorder, but the Lexapro...

  51. anxiety what med really works?
    ... feel I cant breathe for no reason. Ive read about paxil cr anyone out there taking that? I do not want to...
    ... Hi there, I have taken paxil and it did cause weight gain, but to be honest, it...

  52. anxiety headaches?
    ... I was wondering the same thing. I have been on Paxil CR for a few months now, and in the last few days...

  53. Has This Happened To You?
    ... lot of that rang familiar with me. A low dose of Paxil has REALLY helped me out in these areas. Therapy...

  54. any emetophobes out there?
    ... few months and that is when he prescribed 25mg of Paxil CR. At this point, I did not know what to expect ... here it is, 10 days after starting to take 25mg of Paxil CR and I have to say that this medication is a God...

  55. Panic attack medicine
    ... any luck with SSRI's either. I have tried Lexapro, Paxil , Zoloft and Wellbutrin. My doctor told me to stop...
    ... any luck with SSRI's either. I have tried Lexapro, Paxil , Zoloft and Wellbutrin. My doctor told me to stop...

  56. first time seeing a psychatrist
    ... & the medical field seem to be on a SSRI crusade. Paxil made me feel like I had the stomach flu for 4 days...

  57. Meds that DONT kill sex drive?
    ... Are you referring to SSRI's in particular? Paxil killed and buried mine forever. Before that benzo...
    ... loved it, but that gets old fast. Now that I am on Paxil CR, my sex drive is still the same and it usually...

  58. Tell Me Something Positive About Prozac
    ... goes with it. I've tried all of the drugs (zoloft, paxil , effec?, wellbutrin). Maybe I don't give them enough...

  59. Paxil lawsuit
    ... lawsuit........but would be glad to tell them what Paxil withdrawal did to me.........I know it doesn't do ... I think I am still recovering and I have not taken Paxil since December.........I heard you can have mini spikes...

  60. Agitation and irritability..............
    ... me and I know I won't lose it (If I didn't during Paxil withdrawal, I never will). Better go, Thanks...

  61. Not your ordinary PA
    ... any meds that work to get rid of this? I am on 30mg Paxil , was on Effexor and Zoloft, am willing to try another...

  62. New to this board, but not to PD.
    ... for him. I can't take the pd anymore and was once on paxil and i'm at my worst point in my life now. I don't...

  63. is it normal?
    ... am taking .25 xanax when needed..I was prescribed paxil then they changed me to Lexapro because paxil wasn...
    ... am taking .25 xanax when needed..I was prescribed paxil then they changed me to Lexapro because paxil wasn...

  64. panic attacks and drug addicts
    ... hry, I sometimes wonder if Paxil caused my panic attack problems. I was put on a larger ... dose of Paxil to start which I shouldn't have been on. I was only...

  65. Pa questions
    ... to get some advice on the best medicine. I was on paxil in the past and it made me gain about 50 lbs. So i...
    ... If the paxil reduced your anxiety and panic attacks then you could ... try another paxil type med, there are many and cheaper generic versions...

  66. Start to Fall Asleep - Wake up in a Panic
    ... depression about 5 years ago. I was pretty stable on Paxil 40 mg and Klonapin I slept a lot but it made me functional...
    ... way to end the attacks once you are in one. I am on Paxil and have been for years....this works best for me...
    ... Restless Leg board you will see that Zoloft, Prozac and Paxil will really aggravate your RLS. My husband has RLS ... the neurologist told him that he can't take Zoloft, Paxil and Prozac with RLS cause it makes it worse. That...

  67. Zoloft Experiences
    ... SSRI's so I am on the lowest dose possible. I tried Paxil and Lexapro before and they didn't work for me at...

  68. Need Advice!!
    ... to talk about the weight gain I've had from taking paxil cr. He said for the next three days I should take ... Effexor xr in the morning and take the paxil at night, and then quit the paxil altogether and just ... Also, what do people think about taking effexor vs. paxil cr? I'm just so scared to change meds because I don...
    ... Is it possible to just lower your Paxil dose a bit? Or maybe switch to regular Paxil rather ... I don't know anything about the CR, but I took the Paxil for about 2-3 years without any weight gain that I...

  69. ?? about CBT vs SSRI
    ... .......blank therapy? I am withdrawaling from paxil and having a hard time.....My doctor wants me to stay...

  70. Totally Losing My Mind...Please HELP
    ... embarrassed about things I say and do. So I am on Paxil 20 mg and have been for over 3 years. I has definately ... doctor and he gave me Ativan, told me not to drink on paxil and that I should be good by the end of the week....
    ... embarrassed about things I say and do. So I am on Paxil 20 mg and have been for over 3 years. I has definately ... doctor and he gave me Ativan, told me not to drink on paxil and that I should be good by the end of the week....
    ... embarrassed about things I say and do. So I am on Paxil 20 mg and have been for over 3 years. I has definately ... doctor and he gave me Ativan, told me not to drink on paxil and that I should be good by the end of the week....

  71. Paxil CR
    ... had anxiety for the last 6 years. I was on normal paxil 2 years ago but stopped due to the cost. For the ... reactions to any meds before........ Going back on Paxil can cause a temporary increase in anxiety. Also, ... combination with the temporary increase in anxiety from the paxil while its kicking in...can lead to more panic attacks...
    ... Going back on Paxil can cause a temporary increase in anxiety. Also, ... combination with the temporary increase in anxiety from the paxil while its kicking in...can lead to more panic attacks...

  72. Need Help Advice Anxiety is Stronger than I.
    ... about 8 years, I have been a doctor hopper. I was on paxil for about 4 of those years, I honestly can not say ... anxiety symptoms on a constant do these ssri like paxil , zoloft and so forth not only stop panic attacks,...
    ... about 8 years, I have been a doctor hopper. I was on paxil for about 4 of those years, I honestly can not say ... anxiety symptoms on a constant do these ssri like paxil , zoloft and so forth not only stop panic attacks,...
    ... klonapin and both can be taken together did the paxil help? sometimes it never works, when it or any other...

  73. please please someone help!!!!!!!!!!!
    ... due to my insuracne i ahve not been on my 25 ml of paxil fro mostly anxirty and depression. im going to get ... on a generic paxil on monday. but the last few nguth ive been having ... swallowing. its all anxiety i didnt have this on the paxil i nkow its all in my head and im trying to control...
    ... It also could be withdrawal from your paxil doing this to you. Maybe going to the ER wouldn't...
    ... due to my insuracne i ahve not been on my 25 ml of paxil fro mostly anxirty and depression. im going to get ... on a generic paxil on monday. but the last few nguth ive been having ... swallowing. its all anxiety i didnt have this on the paxil i nkow its all in my head and im trying to control...

  74. Can anyone give some advice for me? Please?
    ... about though is that I have had cramping and I am on Paxil and Clonazepam for panic disorders. I know on the...
    ... about though is that I have had cramping and I am on Paxil and Clonazepam for panic disorders. I know on the...
    ... their bables, also some claim benzos are safe but paxil isnt its also possible that being pregnant will...

  75. hry33 i have a question
    ... em when you said there might be a generic form of paxil . well even if you werent i was hoping you would elaborate ... more on this. i need the paxil but cant afford to buy it cause my insurance doesnt...
    ... keep in mind that paxil is simply one of many prozac type meds, that is a ... pharmacy if there is a cheaper generic version of paxil , if not I am fairly sure there will be a cheaper generic...
    ... face :) . you dont nkow its been hell without the paxil , not to sound like a freak lol well thxs if there...
    ... There is a generic for Paxil , I take it. It's called Paroxetine. Ask about it ... . It is supposed to be just the same as Paxil . Good luck! Cindy...