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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) board

  1. Anti-Depressants and IBS
    ... depressants to releive stress and anxiety. He prescribed Prozac 40mg. Not only was my stress and anxiety releived ... symptoms of IBS, such as gas and flatulance. But, the Prozac has made all the difference in the world. Ask your ... Doctor. Prozac may not be the anti-depressant for you, but there...

  2. Sick and Tired of this
    ... teaching. I also suffer from depression. I take Prozac each day. Does anyone know if health insurance will...

  3. overcome imodium addiction...HELP!!!!!!
    ... taking Imodium 24 years ago when after I had taken some Prozac which is loaded with fluoride (see for yourself on...

  4. severe abdominal pain
    ... until seeing the doc. Also she was on zoloft and now prozac for anxiety for the last two and a half years. And...
    ... until seeing the doc. Also she was on zoloft and now prozac for anxiety for the last two and a half years. And...

Ear, Nose & Throat board

  1. Tonsillectomy
    ... sinus and allergy problems beginnning. I was on Paxil, Prozac , and Zoloft for over 3 years...Now I'm sick as a dog...

Hearing Disorders board

  1. Treatment for Tinnitus (noises or ringing in the ear(s))
    ... to also increase T volume in some?), Paxil, Zoloft, Prozac , Luvox...

  2. Tinnitus and hearing loss - drugs that can cause it
    ... Sinequin) 7. desiprimine (Norpramin) 8. fluoxetin ( Prozac ) 9. imipramine (Tofranil) 10. lithium 11. melitracen...

  3. Please Help!! Dizzy and confused !
    ... depression and out of control anxiety? I have been on prozac in December/Jan ' 20mg daily but came off due to adverse...

  4. Anyone experience ear problems after taking antibiotics or other meds?
    ... a mild hearing loss, but when my doctor prescribed Prozac for my depression, I immediately noticed a bigger...

Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Dizzy & Deaf
    ... site if not.) I have also recently started taking prozac in the hopes that it might make me feel better--have...

  2. brain fog, disconnect, ears popping...help
    ... depression (essentially low or imbalanced brain chemicals). Prozac did make it go away. Maybe you need to adjust your...
    ... these have helped the feelings of disconnect. Is prozac in another med family? Did you also have problems...
    ... are all SSRIs, but there are differences among them. Prozac definitely wiped that out for me along with the anxiety...

  3. Lyrica for MAV's
    ... For three months now I have been a mess. I went on Prozac (very low dose - 5 mg) 5 weeks ago buut unbfortunatley ... Zoloft which is suppose to be less activating then the Prozac . I am going on my second week and feel a little better...
    ... being a bit difficult. I remember we talked about the prozac before. I just started it again a few days ago...10...
    ... Hi Violet! I am glad that you are giving the Prozac a try. I may have bailed a little early on it. It ... gets used to the drug. My only side effect with the Prozac was the activation. In fact, I was not experiencing ... unfortunately I am on the Zoloft. Good luck with the Prozac and let me know how you are doing. You are correct...
    ... treatment. Best of luck!! I'll let you know if the prozac does anything for me...thankfully no increased dizziness...

  4. Dr Hain
    ... all the meds as you do! I've actually just started prozac (just yesterday)...hoping it will have some kind of...
    ... it will take something stronger (like starting your prozac ) to break the cycle. I look at this migraine as "stubborn...
    ... woke up with an especially bad headache--hoping the prozac isn't contributing to that--I think that's why it ... :( So anyway, I'm keep my fingers crossed the prozac helps me...if not it will be on to something else...

  5. Ridiculously Frustrated
    ... helped me sleep and reduce my headaches. Now I am on prozac ..too soon to tell what the effects will be. It does...

  6. Verapamil, week 3
    ... therapist again today. She really wants me to take the prozac I was prescribed as well as the progesterone...sees...
    ... cupuncture.) Pam, from what you know, is it OK to take Prozac with Verapamil? I am going to ask my doctor for a...

  7. VRT or Verapamil?
    ... was surprised to learn through Violet's note that Prozac is considered safe during pregnancy, so I may ask...
    ... though, for it to work. I expect Dr. Hain will say prozac is not much good for this, as that seems to be the ... use paxil, zoloft, and lexapro as well as effexor. Prozac is associated with a slight increase in a rare lung ... but it is very common for pregnant women to take prozac ...I believe it is considered the safest AD in pregnant...

  8. Topamax causing Kidney Failure!!!
    ... PS - I take an extremely small dose of fluxotine ( prozac ). I don't have any side effects from it (only got...

  9. Migraine headaches
    ... which was majorly disrupted by this illness. I got my prozac today so I'll probably try it soon...hope it doesn...

  10. Question for the migraine sufferers
    ... improvement with Biofeedback and more recently, the prozac I started taking in January of this year. Little...

  11. More info from * super * vestibular therapist :)
    ... She said she has never known anyone to benefit from prozac for this (arrgh! might try anyway)...she has seen...

  12. Cymbalta?
    ... about it. I also asked my doc if I could just try prozac or zoloft and then maybe add something like topamax...
    ... I think my doc took me off it. She called me in a prozac prescription, which I think I'll try in a few days...
    ... take a few days to chill out. Doc ended up calling in prozac for me. Not sure what I'll do...probably take it later...

  13. Swaying when standing
    ... just such a struggle every day! I've been taking the prozac for two weeks now. Too soon to tell, I think, what...
    ... am I?? Or am I the same? I've been taking the prozac for about 3.5 weeks...seems to help with the depersonalizat...
    ... biggies. You know, you are feeling better on the Prozac at only 3.5 weeks, I find that encouraging, that maybe...
    ... chemical basis....it has gotten better over time. The , prozac seems to be helping me a bit with this...we'll see...

  14. side effects of nortriptyline...
    ... found to be so effective. I think I would like to try prozac or zoloft next--it would be such a relief if that...

  15. Prozac
    ... problems now?? Is that the problem?? Let me know. Prozac supposedly has the weakest effect on Serotonin, and ... lol, and you will only be worse for it. So, perhaps prozac IS the way to go, but the sexual side-effects are ... that before. I would have mentioned it. I hope the prozac works out for you my friend :-) Rich...
    ... swing from one day to the next. I do like the sound of Prozac having a relatively weak effect on serotonin reuptake ... much more slowly in the same way Gloria introduced Prozac . L4A – I already use valium (a different benzo...
    ... even that has seemed to get slightly better on the Prozac . I am hardly dizzy at all any more and that is even ... mild depression on and off. My doctor choose prozac (I take the generic form fluxotine) because he claimed ... only other thing that may be a side effect of the prozac is my thyroid has been thrown off a bit so it could ... be the prozac messing with my synthroid. I'm still trying to figure ... As far as libido mine improved drastically on the prozac ;). I did take it extremely slow per my neurologist ... believe some of that is from time), but I think the prozac made a huge difference for me. It killed all the ... and worse yet coming off it was, but I'll give the prozac thumbs up. Everyone is different however. Good...
    ... Hi, Scott-- I also recommend Prozac . I took it for seven years and after the beginning...
    ... super slow if need be. I suggest the same for the prozac . I would choose the prozac myself, but I am hoping ... least likelyhood of causing the sexual side-effects. Prozac is most likely. So I'd hate to get on the prozac ... a bunch and can't seem to tolerate them well, the prozac just might be the way to go, but go SUPER slow. I...
    ... mind. I read your post where you wrote that you took prozac and that it helped you with your depersonalization ... epersonalization. This week my doctor changed my paxil to prozac but I'm too scared to change, I always panic when ... What caught my attention in your post is that the prozac helped with your depersonalization, so I was thinking...
    ... I had the symptoms for maybe 2 years before trying prozac . I don't remember how quickly everything abated. I ... fully and more quickly. I would definitely give prozac a try...each person's chemistry is different, of course...
    ... really nice of you to take the time. I will give prozac a chance. I know we all react different to medications ... about 30 pounds. Did you have any weight gain with prozac ? Thanks...
    ... Hi there....actually, prozac tends to result in weight loss. I did lose some weight ... in such different ways. I'm about to try some prozac again to see if it might help me now. I hope I'm not ... around my main problem is dizziness, so I'm hoping the prozac won't increase that or increase migraines...we'll...
    ... Hmm, so it sounds like Prozac has been helpful to a few here and the side effects ... is different, but those of you who are on/were on Prozac - did you have any trouble sleeping or sexual (not ... any more to all of us info re: side effects and how Prozac helped you overall? Why did you go off of it? Were...
    ... Hi there BC- I didn't take the prozac for migraine, so I'm not sure what effect it would...
    ... the meds, so was really curious to hear about the Prozac compared to others SSRI's, and also interested in...
    ... with life with my hubby and son. Yes, I feel the prozac has helped me tremendously. The damage to my CNS ... not control my emotions/feeling, etc anymore. The prozac on an extremely low doseage has helped control my...
    ... all for your input). I am contemplating trying Prozac but am worried that iwt will have similar sexual side...
    ... I spoke with my physician today and will start on Prozac this week. Do you have any advice as to how much...
    ... letting me know about this! My neuro has prescribed me prozac as well for my migraine/depression/inner ear? problems ... have no idea how much is useful for MAV...it seems prozac is not usually prescribed for the condition--have ... mav as opposed to depression. I took quite a lot of prozac in the past, but now I realize that was probably b ... the course of years. I have not yet taken my new prozac prescription. I was really reeling after my trial...
    ... found a study on the web that showed that SSRI's like Prozac was very effective in the treatments of Migraine and ... feet wet slowly with this. I have read that 10 mg of Prozac is usually what is prescribed for Panic disorder which...
    ... Hi, Cicero-- That is great news about the prozac . Hopefully you won't have many side effects at all...
    ... wanted to give yyou an update on my progress with Prozac . Well I started in Prozac (Fluoxetine) this past ... experience with these agitation side effects with Prozac ? I am just a little worried because I have a high...
    ... will either try a very low dose of effexor or maybe prozac in low dose. Thanks for the info Scott...
    ... am trying to take my very small dose of 2.5 mg of Prozac in the late morning. This has seemed to help a bit ... me I will stay at 5 mg. Have you decided to start Prozac or are you going to wait? Manybikes - I have ... been experiencing many this week while starting on Prozac . I have heard that they often go away after the first ... which worked well for me and am now trying it with Prozac . Titrating means that you take small doses and gradually...
    ... next week before starting any meds. I have bought the prozac , however, so I hope to get started soon... Take...
    ... Hi Violet, Just wondering why you have decided on Prozac as a first choice over Effexor this time? I guess ... but now think I'll go for Effexor and forget about Prozac . Effexor will not only give the SSRI effect but it...
    ... note. I know Effexor makes more sense, but for for me prozac has a two big things going for it: I took it before...
    ... then Beta blockers. I told him that I had started Prozac at a low dose. I think he believes that Nor would ... considering all the advise I think I am going to stick with Prozac for now. I am up to 5 mg and may go as high as 10...
    ... so those might also be good to try. I hope the prozac helps as well! Keep me posted. I've been feeling rather...

  16. Which one am I?? Primary Anxiety or Primary Migraine?? MARD??
    ... dose of an SSRI in combination with migraine meds? Prozac is a good choice in my opinion, esp. at a low dose...
    ... future, it's just a matter of which one. I heard prozac is excellent for not messing with your personality...
    ... :) I would also take the smallest dose of either prozac or lexapro just for the l-t effect on reducing anxiety ... whichever one the doc said would be best to start first. ( Prozac did not have severe side effects for me at all; perhaps ... start taking my nori, but I wish they would recommend prozac to me, as I am comfortable with it and imagine it...
    ... trip and do it all much more slowly, or I might try Prozac instead or Effexor. I really don't know. For now I...

  17. Finally Official Diagnosis
    ... more this summer. I am doing so much better. The prozac is really helping me. I'm not 100% but so much more...

  18. Help, is the BPPV back?
    ... an antibiotic disaster but has done brilliantly on Prozac which she introduced very slowly. She hasn't felt...

  19. Lexapro
    ... feeling more agitated and kind of manic when I started Prozac years ago. The feeling did subside and then magically...

  20. MAV or menieres disease, or anyone please respond
    ... connected some how. So the meds that got me to normal is prozac and xanax which Im still on for the past 7 yrs. Looking...

  21. Depersonalisation/ Derealisation disorder
    ... feeling when I had quite severe anxiety and depression. Prozac made it go away (along with the anxiety and most of...

  22. idea for weaning off Effexor, Zoloft, Paxil
    ... protocol for switching over from any of these meds to prozac , which has the least withdrawl problems, then you...

  23. Richard - Effexor
    ... people have had success on Cip, lexapro, a few on prozac and Zoloft. I think most SSRI's seem to help it is...

  24. For Scotsman/Howie - SSRI's/MAV
    ... important factor, so I'd be more inclined to use Zoloft or Prozac because withdrawl is a heck of a lot easier. But ... trying a less-likely-to-cause-withdrawl-hell-SSRI like prozac or Zoloft first, and if I don't get results or get...
    ... switching over from ANY SSRI (that includes Effexor) to Prozac , which has the longest half-life of all the SSRI's ... withdrawl. So the technique is to switch from Effexor to Prozac , and then wean off prozac which is easier. I don ... with. It is either going to be Zoloft, Effexor, or Prozac . But it looks like I am going to need one of them...
    ... people on this board with Zoloft, Cipramil, Effexor and Prozac . If I were you I'd get back on an SSRI. I'm about...

  25. Feel awful
    ... for you, than perhaps zoloft, paxil, wellbutrin, or prozac can. hain can always put you on a combination of...

  26. Vn - For Scotsman
    ... you add to the mix! Re: SSRIs, my experience with prozac years ago was totally fine...some side effects but...
    ... seem to get better over time anyway. yeah, the prozac i hear is a good choice when it works, because it...
    ... something. I still wonder if something like zoloft or prozac wouldn't be much more effective for me. But I do seem...

  27. New and suffering continuous dizziness
    ... gotten well on all sorts of combinations....Topamax/ Prozac , Zoloft/Klonopin/Verapamil, Effexor/Verapamil, the ... but people have gotten well with klonopin, zoloft, prozac , and others. So the list is really endless. Why...

  28. so down
    ... and depression--I've had that before too. Years ago, prozac wiped out the depersonalization for me. This time...
    ... zoloft years ago and only hacking it 4 days. The prozac has done wonders for me this year. It was definitely...
    ... although these are the MOST mainstream. Zoloft, Prozac , Wellbutrin, Acetazolamide,....there are plenty of...

  29. Please Respond!! Need Advice
    ... depression you should consider and SSRI like Zoloft, Prozac Effexor. That will aslo help with you anxiety...

  30. Going NUTS
    ... anxiety. The good news is that it does go away. Prozac helped me get rid of it a long time ago, and this...

  31. Can't get out of my 'blip' - advise please guys!
    ... with MAV--I haven't tried it yet...I'm wondering if Prozac might work OK as it seems to have fewer drawbacks...

  32. Weird New Symptom: Light Flash / Hearing Muffled ??
    ... want to try an antidepressant. Nori, Paxil, or maybe Prozac , just to see if it would work for me--I know it's...

  33. can a chiropractor help me? need feedback please
    ... defects. I don't see why something like Lexapro or even Prozac or Zoloft wouldn't work, too...though some docs seem...

  34. 3 year dizzy anniversary
    ... only about 4 days on a very small dose. Fluxotine ( prozac ) has done wonders for me this time. My head feels...
    ... also interested in Gloria's post--I actually did take Prozac years ago (for a number of years) and it did make...
    ... not going back on Cipramil again and am now thinking Prozac is worth a shot given your good results. I should...
    ... re at. I know, it's so frustrating!!! How much is prozac out of pocket these days? A local clinic might have...
    ... stress from that. Anyway, I also wanted to share my Prozac experience in case it helps: at first, I think I just ... recommended for MAV--not sure what that is? Has prozac been studied much for MAV? I wonder why the docs seem...
    ... issues of ssris during pregnancy. It looks like both Prozac and Zoloft are considered among the safest drugs to...
    ... while sleeping. Who knows, I'm much better on the prozac so I keep pushing on. It is hard to say specifically ... still my biggest symptom as well. I'm not saying prozac is a cure all because I do still have some symptoms...
    ... hard once in a while, I am getting better and the prozac is helping me along. Tinnitus still a downer and...

  35. being dizzy for so long is making me feel crazy
    ... reaction to it, but nothing really with the fluxotine ( prozac ). I do believe it is helping me. I think the tinnitus...

  36. i have started feeling worse, Please help?
    ... of people seem to think it's easier getting off of Prozac because of its long half-life. [COLOR="RoyalBlue...

  37. I'm Convinced It Gonna Work
    ... taking so it is a very small dose. Fluxotine is in the Prozac class. He says it is one of the most tolerated SSRI...

  38. Charlotte
    ... My neurologist gave me a script back in April for prozac in liquid form as he was working with me on a very...

  39. Depression and Anxiety adding to the struggle...any remedies??
    ... which was a major problem with all the other meds.. prozac , etc.. It is very safe and you can take it for as...

  40. Mal de Debarquement - Can it last 6 years?
    ... article mentions treating it with SSRIs. I was on Prozac in my younger days. I wonder if I need to have that...
    ... article mentions treating it with SSRIs. I was on Prozac in my younger days. I wonder if I need to have that...

  41. What is wrong with me?? Could I have an inner ear disorder? Please help!!!
    ... Zoloft (numerous times), Zyprexa, Seroquel, Lexapro, Prozac , Welbutrin, Risperdal, Toprol XL Lunesta, Ambien...

  42. Update - Long overdue!
    ... that it was indeed just that. So, I started to take Prozac in March and noticed quite an improvement in my moods...
    ... very bad mood swings and erratic behavoiur etc. The Prozac has made a big difference to me, so I know that I...

  43. My inner ear problems
    ... and sinus trouble can cause anxiety my dr put me on prozac to help with the anxiety and so far has helped greatly...

  44. Advice about daughter having inner ear too
    ... Has anybody had any luck with fluoxetine, generic prozac ? My ped put me on 20 mg today. Please reply back....

  45. Support Groups in The Area
    ... terrified to try anything else. I do have a script for prozac , but never got it filled. Thanks for your input...
    ... terrified to try anything else. I do have a script for prozac , but never got it filled. Thanks for your input...

  46. Dizziness, ear probs, related to alcohol/drug use?
    ... she thinks I am paranoid and has prescribed me with prozac for the anxiety and depression and wants me to see...

  47. Panic attacks strike hard.
    ... experience) when I was contemplating on trying the prozac , my mental therapist gave me a book that was a very ... and just some good research in it. It was called Prozac and the New Antidepressants by William S. Appleton...

  48. Thoughts on Lexapro...Subs, Scott...
    ... Hi everyone-- I have taken Prozac , Effexor, and Paxil in the past--none of them have...
    ... Hi everyone-- I have taken Prozac , Effexor, and Paxil in the past--none of them have...

  49. Hey Willsmommy!!!!
    ... he had a problem too with zoloft. I was prescribed prozac afterwards but never got it filled as I am terrified...

  50. Any suggestions
    ... nothing wrong. I became quite depressed so I was on prozac , inderol and klonopin. I did quite well for a little...

  51. Could this be?
    ... that I became depressed. My doctor had me on Inderol, prozac and klonopin. I had done pretty well with these that...

  52. Searching for dramatic diagnoses
    ... I became depressed. My doctor had me on Inderol, prozac and klonopin. I had done pretty well with these that...

  53. sinking fast ?
    ... fast. In one of your other posts you mention taking prozac . If you feel this bad I'm guessing it isn't working...

  54. Gloria...
    ... helping me some and the vrt. He did prescribe me prozac but only to take it if my thyroid test results come ... had an adverse reaction to the zoloft. He said the prozac and zoloft have been the two drugs that have proven...

  55. Age? how long u've dealt w/ problem
    ... in london and doing all the VRT stuff etc + taking prozac to realign seratonin. Im just the worst example of...
    ... family and your job. How long have you been on the Prozac ....is it helping at all? I really hope that the docs...
    ... well, ive been on prozac for 6 weeks now. As for symptons, Dr Rosalyn Davies...
    ... Rick, The Prozac takes about 6 weeks to kick in properly so maybe you...

  56. Positive Post
    ... last incident with the zoloft. I think about the prozac everyday, but to be honest am terrified to try it ... just didn't seem as severe. I'll think about he prozac after the holidays. I dread living like this again...
    ... kicked off more anxiety. Anyway, really hope the prozac agrees with you and gives you a well-deserved bit...
    ... Hi Scott, I'll let you know if I try the prozac . My thought is I probably will as what do I have...
    ... have an adverse reaction to it. He prescribed me prozac but I think I will wait until after the holidays as...

  57. Is My Brain Fog Ear Related????
    ... anxiety that this horrible disorder brings. I was on Prozac a few months after my ear prob started and it helped...

  58. has anyone else given up like me ???
    ... something. Still the usuAL 24/7 DIZZY. Im on the prozac and just hoping things get better. The strain of...

  59. For Scott
    ... Hoping you continue to feel better. I read about the Prozac and think it's a good plan. Apparently it's an easy...

  60. new here, please take a look =)
    ... relief. SSRIs such as citalopram (Celexa), fluoxetine ( Prozac ), paroxetine (Paxil), and sertraline (Zoloft) may...

  61. Labyrinthitis Treatment...HELP!!
    ... nose Mr Jones? Hmm well, let me prescribe you some prozac ". They should encourage us to build up strength on...

  62. Dizzy for 1 1/2 years 24/7
    ... These should NOT be mixed with antidepressants such as Prozac that also mess about with the serotonin system. ...

  63. SSRI exprience
    ... that I can tolerate and I have taken them all with Prozac being the one that I was on the longest (besides the...

  64. Willsmommy and Emsybobs?
    ... depressants are used in the treatment of migraine - prozac , amitriptyline, nortriptyline. Pizotifen is actually...

  65. Inner ear vs. ????
    ... antihistamines which did nothing. I've taken both Prozac and Lexapro, neither of which made a noticeable difference...

  66. Does this sound like an inner ear infection?
    ... especially the last 2 weeks. I then switched over to Prozac 5mg and only took two dose three days apart. The ... half life and it is harder to come off of it. The prozac has a very very long half life...that is why I switched ... half life of our SSRI....go slow...switch over to Prozac if you need to...and I believe you will be fine. ...
    ... still on board! I had heard about the half-life of Prozac being longer. I just checked it out. Efexor's half ... -life is 11 hours, Prozac is 72 hours with some of the metabolites hanging around...