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Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Questions for MAV sufferers in particular, or anyone else who can relate to this
    ... they use it less for depression now that [email protected] ( Prozac etc) have become more popular. The other MAV sufferer...

  2. frustration
    ... are anti-depressant drugs in the family of Paxil, Prozac , Welbutrin, etc. that are milder (takes 3-4 weeks...

  3. Patulous Eustachian Tube
    ... I have recently been put on Prozac for re-occuring depression (probably due to my patulous ... eustachian tube). I have noticed that prozac has increased my concentration, and helped with the...

  4. too old?

Sinus Problems board

  1. Sinus congestion/Anxiety/Panic
    ... so much for your advice. I have resorted to taking Prozac and an increase in Xanax. I've only been taking the ... Prozac for 2 weeks and haven't felt the full benefits yet ... developed another annoying sympton. Just waiting for the Prozac to kick in and see what happens. It's nice to hear...

Adrenal Disorders board

  1. Body vibrating!
    ... day before taking one very small dose of a generic Prozac (2-3mg). In about 2 hours, I could hardly hold my ... having what is called a dystonic reaction from the Prozac . This means that your muscles contract and can become ... the upper neck and head area. It is unusual from Prozac , but can happen. I started taking benadryl (which ... again (after the first bad experience with the generic Prozac ). Both told me not to return to PT, as it was possibly ... thread because dystonic reactions from medicines like Prozac , can be related to too much acetylcholine to dopamine...
    ... unknown health problems that I have they have put me on prozac . I took only 5mg the first 2 nights because I tend...

Hormone Problems board

  1. advice on my hormone issues
    ... forced me to take a series of psychiatric medications ( Prozac , then Luvox, then Effexor - now I'm taking generic...

  2. Something to boost testosterone for a woman
    ... Hi, I'm new to this board. I was on Prozac for eight years (went off in January of this year ... t live in Michigan, I would sue the manfucturer of Prozac . Yeah, it's THAT bad. I can't sue, though, because...
    ... hands and feet, insomnia, etc. If I had stayed on the Prozac , I probably wouldn't be going through the emotional...

  3. Questions Questions - Prolactin, PMDD, Lexapro
    ... drug is relitivly safe , and little different from Prozac ,Zoloft ,or Paxil [Serazone has been pulled of the...

  4. hormones?
    ... gain. Some of the most common anti depressants like Prozac , Zoloft, and Paxil cause weight in some people...

  5. Anyone on Natural Progesterone??
    ... have a calming effect. I didn't want to have to take prozac bc of my erratic emotions that are assoicated with...

  6. PMS Anxiety...
    ... Lexapro. Has anyone been helped with other meds like Prozac ?...

  7. Terrible just beginning period?
    ... enough for my symptoms. I'm currently taking Sarafem ( prozac , but marketed for PMDD). Alot of women take it 15...

  8. starting effexor for pms/pmdd
    ... bad PMS, short periods, etc..... I just started Prozac and am not sure if I like it yet. Also have no...

  9. dr.s not listening...I'm sooooo hormonal
    ... amounts over the entire month...believe it or not, prozac is commonly prescribed as it does something to level...

  10. PMS or PMDD??
    ... bad side effects. I was also offered Sarafem (like Prozac ) which I didn't take because I've tried SSRI's and...

  11. Pms?
    ... kinda blew it off like, "unless you want to be on prozac 24/7... there's not really any other options" Well...

  12. Terrable, unbarable period & pms, should i take some kind of hormone blancer?
    ... because is has no hormones and then I'm also taking prozac every day and then xannax as needed for the irritablity ... that helps with pain. My doc says that zoloft and prozac are the only two right now approved for PMDD. the ... they all work differently, just like b/c pills, the prozac took six weeks to get into my blood stream but it ... for the $ and the benefits for my family, after the prozac kicked in I'm so calm about this huge career change ... years of hell! What i plan on doing is staying on the prozac and taking the effexor durring my PMDD phases for ... menstral and physcial pain with PMS and just keep on the prozac regularly and then xannax as needed. It took me almost ... track. All those years the docs didn't want to give me prozac cause it takes so long to build up in your blood stream ... stuff, whatever, whatever, actully I never asked for prozac , I felt it was the dinasore of anti-depressants. ...

Pituitary Disease board

  1. Weening off meds 18 yearsworth- found to have pituitary probs
    ... hospitals for depression and Bulimaia. Currently am on Prozac -(18 years), topamax-(2 years) cymbalta-(1 yr.) I have ... anyone tried to get off these drugs, especially the prozac cuz I've been on it for soooo long. Also, I am dealing...
    ... The weaning process was not fun, but I was not on Prozac at the time. In the past when I have gone off Prozac ... (3 times total), I never had any problems. Prozac has a very long half life, which makes it easier for...

  2. Anyone here had a pituitary tumor!!
    ... I saw my doctor yesterday and she said to go on prozac as she is realy worried about how low I am, And she...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Celexa?
    ... ever gone on this before? I am being switched from Prozac to Celexa, since doctors seem to think that I am just...

  2. I knew it was too good to be true.......
    ... Which I never had headaches before. I am taking Prozac with it and thought maybe this was causing the headaches...
    ... Which I never had headaches before. I am taking Prozac with it and thought maybe this was causing the headaches...
    ... Which I never had headaches before. I am taking Prozac with it and thought maybe this was causing the headaches...

  3. New HypoT - Need Help and Encouragement
    ... crazy and wanting to pat me on the head and give me Prozac which I never took. Found a good nurse practitioner...

  4. New hypothyrodism
    ... reply's. My doctor put me on armour thyroid 15mg & prozac . Although, I was put on the thyroid meds at my initial ... I have out here there has been alot of stress, ie prozac . I have not seen my doctor since my tsh results ... so he may adjust. I do plan on asking him about prozac causing hypothyroism. I do feel as I need prozac though...

  5. Need advice on dealing wth Docs
    ... wrong with me and said I was depressed and prescribed prozac which I didn't take. Was resigned to feel this way...

  6. What tests needed for thyroid panel? anyone suffer from Wilsons Syndrome?
    ... slept 12-14 hour days, horrible acne, she was put on prozac and they almost over dosed her, she was tested over...

  7. Hey! I've got a question about optimal ranges!
    ... fibromyalgea, etc. The list is long. And they just need Prozac , etc. The book; "Stop The Thyroid Madness" has...

  8. Very frustrating Dr.'s appt...(long vent)
    ... depression and I told her that I've tried Wellbutrin & Prozac and neither one seemed to help much. So she gave...

  9. Could Armour cause anxiety/agitation?
    ... About 1/2 hour later, I take some other meds including Prozac (for anxiety) and Adreset (for adrenal support). Adreset ... then come and go throughout the day. I switched to Prozac from Zoloft about 3 weeks before I started the Armour ... is making me hyper or if the stimulating effects of Prozac are making me that way. Any thoughts anyone? In...

  10. Resistance to thyroid hormone
    ... down the stairs :)). Over the years, I have been on Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft, Lexapro, and Effexor. I was most ... up for it to work, so now I'm on a very low dose of Prozac that seems to be working pretty well. I was...

  11. Ready to give up...Literally...Comments, suggestions, encouragment, anything needed
    ... all these symptoms. I am just about ready to try prozac that is how desperate I am. I don't know what else...

  12. New Lab Results - Any input appreciated.
    ... taking me off Zoloft and putting me on a low dose of Prozac to see if it makes losing weight any easier. ...
    ... personally, when I switched from Effexor to 20 mg of Prozac , I lost weight immediately. Prozac is one of the...

  13. Thyroid Whacking Out??
    ... t felt like that in many, many years. I'm also on Prozac (20 mg), if that makes any difference. I've been...

  14. Dr. Says He Has My Numbers Normal
    ... and just ill feelings. Other dr. wants me to take prozac which I have been fighting off for quite a while....
    ... Maybe so, I dont know for sure. I wont take the prozac . Some of these items could be the methimazole I think...

  15. anyone else feeling emotionally crazy after thyroidectomy surgery?
    ... regulate a human body. aaargh! i've tried wellbutrin, prozac , etc but everything leaves me with side effects. i...

  16. mannn....thyroid problems can be interesting...
    ... TSH of 3.5 is in "normal range" and here take this Prozac for your depression, Lipitor for your high cholesterol...

  17. need serious advice about my new endo's advice/treatment
    ... free T3 you may get a prescription for something like Prozac ! A low Free T3 level may feel like depression and...
    ... free T3 you may get a prescription for something like Prozac ! A low Free T3 level may feel like depression and...

  18. Are these labs normal for 22 year old male?
    ... turkey and have no withdrawls. But I was on zoloft, prozac , luvox, and wellbutrin. Not one helped me with my...

  19. thoughts on these labs
    ... happy to find someone who didn't send me away with a Prozac prescription. Anyway, I was just wondering what...

  20. Gcc
    ... care of the side effects of low T3....like lipitor & prozac ....

  21. *IrisBlue's Wierd Case
    ... so happy someone agrees the answer is not another Prozac script. I'm on quite a "vitamin/mineral/glandular...

  22. what should i be taking note of?
    ... ago I began Armour. A week before that I stopped Prozac . It is hard for me to know what might be a response ... from stopping the Prozac and what might be a response from starting the Armour...

  23. Synthroid or Armour
    ... and depression (and write them a prescription like prozac ). So, if or when that happens insist that your...

  24. question for GCC
    ... prescription med to take care of symptoms. ( like prozac and lipitor, etc.) This is obviously NOT a good thing...

  25. How Fatigued Did You Get?
    ... here I am. I have been off my anti-depressant, Prozac for 16 days. I am lucky - Prozac is one of the easiest...
    ... was a sleep test. One dr even wanted to raise my Prozac to give me more energy. I don't go see him anymore ... either. And I'm off the Prozac since I've started the adrenal program. If you ... the same. This is the same dr who wanted to up my Prozac . Good luck and be persistent in getting the...

  26. excited about energy levels
    ... Hi all - I have been off Prozac for 15 days and on Armour for 7 This is my first ... to feel good for once. Whether it is the lack of Prozac or the addition of Armour or the combination. It...
    ... for us. Then start prescribing anti-depressants like Prozac and Lipitor for the hypo-thyroid symptoms we still...

  27. Please, Please help!
    ... havea thyroid problem and he wanted to increase my Prozac . I knew in my heart that was wrong. I held off for ... 2 weeks and finally gave in and increased my Prozac dose. I even mentioned the day before, "I feel like...

  28. Can you Help Me...
    ... My daughter is taking the generic version of Prozac and Lithium.She has had blood tests done last winter...

  29. what to expect next? Starting treatment
    ... should expect? I just had an allergic reation to the prozac increase my other doctor gave me. Rash all over my...
    ... necessary every 6 to 8 weeks. When did you start taking Prozac ?? The reason I asked is, when I first went in with ... consider once on your hormone and stablized that the prozac may no longer be necessary. Good luck - keep us...

  30. What to do next?
    ... advice since the results confused him was to up my Prozac and see how I feel in 2 weeks. Of course I need...
    ... and even though he has told me he wants me to take prozac and wait 2 weeks I am going to nicely but firmly give ... scared to go in and tell him I don't want anymore prozac - I want the testing. But, it will also show me if...
    ... was literally speechless. But is still pushing the Prozac ....
    ... told you it wouldn't help. Here honey, take this Prozac instead." I'm putting away my soapbox now. Best...
    ... was literally speechless. But is still pushing the Prozac . Boy you zinged him! Funny:) I was thinkning...

  31. why so quick to treat for depression and not thyroid?
    ... anti-depressants? (which was my docs advice to up my Prozac ). Why do docs seem to want to hand anti-depressants...

  32. Mixed results - lab results in
    ... etc.... Plus I think the whole increasing my Prozac dose is wrong. I have had these issues for years ... your help. I just wonder if this doctor thinks the Prozac increase will raise my body temo from 96, keep me...
    ... free of SSRI's at some point in my life. I went from Prozac , to Zoloft, to pack-it-on Paxil, to Lexapro, to Effexor...

  33. new labs and pregnant
    ... if I had continued to smoke. I was on Xanax and Prozac before I found out I was hypothyroid. Once I got my...

  34. Hashimoto's and Hives
    ... the hives still here. It's frustating, I am taking Prozac to see if I can take my mind off of it. The worse...

  35. heard it all before
    ... my health was going down the drain. Got xanax and prozac thrown at me. Trashed the prozac script but had to...

  36. switch to a different med????
    ... always higher than the t-3- which is why I am also on prozac . What a vicious circle we Hashi's live...... karen...

  37. No Help For Thyroid
    ... Depression which delayed my thyroid diagnosis. Been on Prozac , zoloft, luvox, wellbutrin before thyroid treatment...

  38. Does Prozac help Graves / Hyper?
    ... I looked into the influence of SSRIs ( Prozac , Lexapro, Paxil, etc) on the thyroid hormones and ... treatment I was trying to optimise :) Finally, while Prozac has less of a reputation than Paxil does, for instance...

  39. Horrendously Hypothyroid
    ... experienced depression with your Hashimoto's? I've been on Prozac for 17 years and since my diagnosis with Hashi's in ... antidepressants to help with the depression as the Prozac is no longer working for me....

  40. im not alone am i...please say no...
    ... learned that antidepressants of the SSRI variety ( Prozac , paxil, lexapro) actually affect the thyroid hormones...

  41. How does everyone deal with these idiot doctors!
    ... work and wanted to give me a new prescription for Prozac . He said that would take care of the tiredness I'm...
    ... I hear ya! :) I don;t know how prozac would "fix" your energy problem. I had to resort to ... it has a stimulating effect. I have never heard of prozac being suggested in the context your dr. did. If anything...

  42. Need Help From Thyroid People!!!!
    ... if it never gets that low. The book Potatoes not Prozac (by DesMaisons) addresses this issue to some extent...
    ... potatoes not prozac dos he mean w e have to eat potatoes??/xxxxxxxxxx...
    ... [QUOTE=pursie;2976592]potatoes not prozac dos he mean w e have to eat potatoes??/xxxxxxxxxx...

  43. Low thyroid, or something else?
    ... says it has to be depression and tries to get me on prozac . Seriously, the only thing that I'm depressed about...

  44. Vickie - I am here
    ... went through the anti-depressant game. Started on Prozac - ended on Welbutrin - about 8-9 in between - non ... stick with something that has been around forever - Prozac . I felt very little change - yet some - but not so ... completely losing my mind. Currently I am on 10mg Prozac a day and 3 .5mg of xanax a day. Doctor wanted to ... put me on a higher dosage of Prozac - but I refused. I told him - I will just play the...
    ... then I would ask for something mild - tried and true - Prozac . Some of that other stuff messed with my head even...

  45. Ok - I need some serious support here
    ... he knows what I am taking - 100mg synthroid - 10mg prozac - .5mg xanax as needed 3x day - .25mg calcatrol -...

  46. Test= antithyroglobulin 3182! Range 0-40?
    ... right on it. I asked to be put on a non ssri, tried prozac , but stopped taking it. Was good only for the OCD...

  47. Brand new to the board of *thyroid*
    ... having HORRIBLE menstrual cramps. My doctor put me on Prozac (it helped with the cramps!). I was losing my hair ... doctor put me on Xanax (remember I was already on Prozac ). And I'm not sure if this has anything to do with...

  48. Had sonogram on thyroid today !
    ... Finally convinced my regular doctor to give me xanax and prozac . Then in June of 2006 when my heart rate raised to...

  49. What do I do now????
    ... or desire to leave my house. I am already taking prozac for the depression. I guess I'm just like everyone...

  50. have test results & need help for dtr please
    ... has had depression for several years and was put on prozac . It helped a little but there was a slow weight gain ... months. She won't do another shot and has stopped prozac but I just had her thyroid tested because a friend...

  51. Should I be angry with my Doctor ?
    ... literally thought I was going to lose my mind. Got prozac and xanax thrown at me. Refused the prozac but did...

  52. At My Wit's End
    ... anything all I want to do is sleep. I have been on prozac for years so it's not that and my thyroid is low so...
    ... somewhat of a possibility that you wouldn't have needed Prozac for all those years if someone had discovered this...

  53. Body burning, headache and nausea???
    ... 30mg of Tapazole, 40mg of Propranolol and Xanax, and Prozac 2 weeks ago and now I have headaches from ****, nausea...
    ... vegas, what about your other labs? Why are you on prozac ????? it's the thyroid that makes us feel nutty not...

  54. Emotional swings? Do SSRI's help?
    ... help with emotional swings. some people do well on prozac and zoloft. i am currently taking celexa 20mgs which...

  55. Good visit with PCP
    ... searching for a diagnosis. He also doubled my dose of prozac and lorazepam to help with the anxiety. I will check...