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  1. Help understanding my Thyroid Levels
    ... SAME THING! Depression and anxiety. I was already on Prozac for severe menstrual cramps with PMS. He put me on ... Xanax too. The Prozac worked for the cramps. I had no more. But neither...

  2. Before and After Hypo Meds Question
    ... anxiety disorder but I did have panic attacks. I was on Prozac for "a female thing" AND Xanax for anxiety. The Prozac...

  3. All my lab results. Please help
    ... depressive disorders. Antidepressants like Paxil, Prozac , and the like work by raising serotonin levels. ...

  4. discourged
    ... Armour 60 mg and feel great. I even stopped taking prozac (I was on and off it for years). Be patient, give...

  5. New to the board
    ... the lump in my throat was from stress and gave me Prozac samples, but did blood work again. This time TSH ... frustrated. And by the way I have never taken the Prozac , I would like to offer it to her!...

  6. Someone please tell me I am not crazy
    ... suffering from severe depression at the time too. Prozac and Xanax (both at the same time for different reasons...

  7. Got my 7yr olds labs!
    ... concentration, hair loss, and all they did was to put me on prozac . The only medication I need is Armour, and I feel...
    ... recall what I was taking for the anxiety but I had Prozac for the pain of PMS and Xanax for depression. I was...

  8. Subclinical Hyperthyroid
    ... supposed to lesson thyroid hormone and also prescribed Prozac weekly for nervousness, PMS, etc. This is all...
    ... supposed to lesson thyroid hormone and also prescribed Prozac weekly for nervousness, PMS, etc. This is all...

  9. Numbers lower than normal may be OK
    ... confusing. The other good news is that I stopped taking Prozac , I was on Prozac for years, on and off. Now that...
    ... Hey Mint...may I ask how long you were on Prozac ? I've been on anti-d's since my thryoid symptoms...
    ... Hey Mint...may I ask how long you were on Prozac ? I've been on anti-d's since my thryoid symptoms...
    ... Cossette, I believe I started taking prozac in 1997, I was on and off all these years. I kept ... prescribed Armour 60mg. She said not to stop the prozac , but the minute I started taking Armour the BF was ... moody, but not depressed), so I stopped taking the prozac anyway. When I saw her the next time, I told her...

  10. why are my hands numb while sleeping?
    ... so tired. I was on Xanax for deression and anxiety, Prozac for PMS, Mirapex for periodic limb movement disorder ... depression was so bad that despite taking Xanax AND Prozac at the same time, I almost killed myself. It was a...

  11. is this normal
    ... mood swings under control. A few months ago I went on Prozac to help control my irritability. I'd usually get angry...

  12. I'm a Scared!
    ... was depressed and that I worry to much and put me on Prozac . So when the symptoms didn't stop I went to another...
    ... was depressed and that I worry to much and put me on Prozac . So when the symptoms didn't stop I went to another...

  13. I feel hopeless
    ... suicidal thoughts I had and crying hysterically. I was on Prozac AND Xanax at the time. Of course they didn't help...

  14. Men and Thryoid
    ... work well. Before I was correctly diagnosed, I was on Prozac AND Xanax at the same time and STILL had major anxiety...
    ... a combination of T3/T4) and then I stop taking the prozac . I also felt a million times worse when I started...

  15. How are you all spending your Holidays?
    ... me again. This all was happening while I was on Prozac and Xanax and before I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism...
    ... me again. This all was happening while I was on Prozac and Xanax and before I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism...

  16. Frustrated
    ... too. I was on Xanax and Proxac at the same time. The Prozac was for severe PMS. The Xanax was for depression and...

  17. Hello, Would love some advice :-)
    ... I had severe Post Pardum depression and was put on prozac in the beginning. then another doctor wanted to test...
    ... I had severe Post Pardum depression and was put on prozac in the beginning. then another doctor wanted to test...

  18. I'm confused and scared!
    ... the antidepressants didn't work for us. I was on Prozac AND Xanax at the same time and STILL was depressed...

  19. bipolar or thyroid
    ... told I was depressed and had anxiety. I was put on Prozac AND Xanax. It did no good. From what I'm seeing here...

  20. throid antibody...
    ... told it's all in their head? The doctor had me on Prozac (for PMS) and Xanax (for anxiety). I took the Prozac ... months and the Xanax for about 2 months (while on Prozac ) and in that time, I was soooo depressed. I actually...

  21. antinuclear antibodies
    ... I am currently on synthroid .175 norvasc 10mg and prozac , i take vitamins twice a day including selenium, b12...

  22. Really Depressed
    ... brain fog was gone. My doc told me not stop taking prozac , but I did because I DO NOT NEED an anti-depressant...

  23. Feel like no one cares! Sad and mad! Anyone feel like this ?
    ... axiety in December of last year. I was already on Prozac for severe PMS. So my doc added Xanax to the mix. ... The Prozac took away the mentrual cramps. But the Prozac and...
    ... axiety in December of last year. I was already on Prozac for severe PMS. So my doc added Xanax to the mix. ... The Prozac took away the mentrual cramps. But the Prozac and...
    ... axiety in December of last year. I was already on Prozac for severe PMS. So my doc added Xanax to the mix. ... The Prozac took away the mentrual cramps. But the Prozac and...

  24. ? for panic attacks..
    ... for years and they tried everything from xanex to prozac . the ONLY thing that ever worked was when i picked...
    ... for years and they tried everything from xanex to prozac . the ONLY thing that ever worked was when i picked...

  25. Ha! I knew it! Lab results; looking for "Top Doc" in MN
    ... electrical zings while on other SSRI's (paxil, celexa, prozac and floxetine(yes different than prozac for me) ...
    ... electrical zings while on other SSRI's (paxil, celexa, prozac and floxetine(yes different than prozac for me) ...
    ... shocks were paxil related, but I knew) I switched to prozac b/c of the weight gain, weight didn't come off, the ... went away though. Pharmacy switched me to generic prozac - floxetine, it seemed worse for the depression -...

  26. ? about thyroid, T4 and body temp
    ... They told him he needed to sleep more and gave him Prozac which made him act weird. Now looking back it was...

  27. Always hot! But doc insists it's Hashimoto's??
    ... s - The only other element that I can think of is Prozac . I was put on it when my daughter was 5 months old ... severe depression...my husband left us. Maybe the Prozac is making me hot?? Or maybe the Thyroid made me depressed...
    ... months). I was on xanax for depression/anxiety and prozac for PMS. If your case is anything like mine, the prozac...

  28. Need advice! Dr. isn't listening me
    ... answer. Right now I am on Levoxyl for the thyroid, Prozac for the anxiety and progesterone to start a period...
    ... ChatKat - how long have you been on the prozac . Sometimes those anti-dep meds can have a reverse...

  29. Children and hypothyroid
    ... the ADHD thing. And one more thing, I was taking prozac for PMS and xanax for anxiety before being diagnosed...

  30. Antidepressants and Hypothyroidism
    ... epressants (well, that's what I think, anyway)! I was on 3 Prozac s and a trank (as well as weekly shrink visits) before ... Ask your endo about it! I started weaning off the prozac at the same time as I started taking the cytomel ... was a Godsend!! And to think I didn't need the prozac to begin with......

  31. symptoms and ovulation
    ... believe there is a definite link there. I used to take prozac for my PMS symptoms which included severe cramping ... month before. I'm back to feeling like I did with the prozac which is a lot better than I was before taking any...

  32. Hashimoto's and Antidepressants
    ... decided to go off the antidepressant. I was taking Prozac until recently when my Doctor switched me to Effexor...

  33. please help! any effect of antidepressants on TSH results?
    ... found this on another board... >The drugs such as Prozac and Paxil, and Serzone, >cause increased metabolism...

  34. Gee, thanks a lot.
    ... hollered at me one day after I refused counseling and Prozac for the THIRD time. Needless to say, I switched doctors...

  35. alternative medicine/doctor
    ... reaching for her prescription pad, trying to force some Prozac on me. This doctor has tested my adrenals, found them...

  36. Hypothermia,cold... anxiety or thyroid?
    ... for the depression than the xanax did. I was also on Prozac though for PMS. I have recently stopped the Prozac...

  37. ARRRGH! Dr. Frustration!!!!
    ... btw, my doc put me on Prozac and said I had PMS. Yeah right,30 days of the month...

  38. please help
    ... not taking any herbals or vitamins. I have been on Prozac for the last 2 years. I have checked a few things...

  39. Newly Menopausal and ? hypothyroid
    ... fatigue to depression. He was given sedatives and Prozac which gave him bad side effects. Over a year ago he...

  40. maybe i'm hyper?
    ... and my anxiety has extremely increased. I was put on Prozac about 2 years ago, but now feal that the Prozac is...
    ... Then the next two times I went, he upped my dose on Prozac , which seems to not help. The last doc told me I have...
    ... Then the next two times I went, he upped my dose on Prozac , which seems to not help. The last doc told me I have...

  41. Effexor?
    ... adult life, i have to say that the best are the SSRIs ( prozac , paxil, zoloft, luvox, celexa, etc.) ... all of these...

  42. hypothyroidism
    ... much or get colds as much as I used to. Now I am on Prozac and Alprozolam with little improvement and my doctor...

  43. TSH, 3rd GEN. test results
    ... doctors that there was nothing wrong and I should be on prozac . ...

  44. TSH normal-but feel rotten
    ... went to a new Dr. today and she just wants to push prozac on me. She says its normal for allergies to make...

  45. now hear this: depression not caused by lo thyroid!
    ... it again!!! I was sent to a therapist and put on Prozac and told I was depressed! After 11 months of listening...

  46. Antidepressant
    ... I stopped taking Prozac 3 1/2 weeks ago. Like you, I decided to try to rid...
    ... Hi Katiecat, How long were you on Prozac ? I was on it for about 3 years and quit it cold turkey...
    ... Hi, Bellagoon, I was only on Prozac for 5 months, and my depression was somewhat mild...
    ... She knows me all too well. She has been on and off Prozac and has battled with a lot of the same issues as I...

  47. thyroid meds, antidepressants, and the meds culture
    ... difference is amazing. I think it's fairly obvious why Prozac and similar drugs are so overprescribed. It's not...

  48. remeron
    ... have also battled depression for years. I have taken Prozac , Zoloft, Paxil, Effexor, and now Wellbutrin. I still...

  49. Am I going crazy?
    ... the number of times I was given a prescription for Prozac (which I never took, by the way)! It's just appalling ... levothroid. I personally believe that handing out Prozac , etc like Halloween candy is extremely irresponsible...

  50. This is my story
    ... said I was fine. Told me I was depressed offer me prozac ( gave it back to him in a number of pieces and went...
    ... your symptoms (most of them) I was also told to take prozac and thereapy and did like a dummy for 11 months, till...
    ... that maybe it is in my head. Maybe I did need the Prozac . BUT its not in my head. I know its not. There is...

  51. ?? about introducing Cytomel
    ... basically told me in 2/2002, your depressed, take prozac , seek therapy, etc. I did, like a dummy! Only until...

  52. Could this be a thyroid problem
    ... dr too pushed it off to stress, he told me to take Prozac (which I did for 11 months) and therepy (which I did...

  53. Long story but worth the read!!!!!!!
    ... not happy. I was told by drs I was depressed, go on prozac , get a job, (hello I take care of 3 kids) and go to ... your at the wrong place you need medical help. Took Prozac for 11 months (pissed about that) and finally went...

  54. Could use some encouragement
    ... will come through... Doctor also offered to put me on prozac to see if it would help the depression. I told him...

  55. will depression meds help?
    ... the normal range". All the docs wanted to put me on Prozac or something similar and I have always refused. I...

  56. Question for Tree Frog
    ... taking Wellbutrin for quite some time, and was also on Prozac , and a few others at different times. Do you think...

  57. What is "normal" TSH, anyway?
    ... referal to an endo (but here's a prescription for prozac to treat the depression and anxiety). I guess I'm...
    ... new doctor, I didnt need therapy, stop taking the prozac , which I took for 11 months, and I didnt need it....

  58. Please Help My Daughter
    ... 2 years that I know of, I was put in therepy, took prozac and basically drained out the patience of my family...
    ... of course after they told me nothing is wrong take Prozac . What a cop out. Good luck and keep your head up...

  59. hypothyroidism
    ... explain any of my symptoms, but wants to increase my prozac . She then went on to say that maybe because i have...
    ... obvious you need some type of thyroid meds, NOT more Prozac and I’m not a doctor. The reason you are DEPRESSED...

  60. Need guidance. Hashimoto Thyroiditis
    ... I was depressed, get a job, seek therepy and go on Prozac . I went for therepy and basically the therepist said ... medical attention, something is not right. Took the Prozac for 11 months I might add. Pisses me off because ... thyroid problem!!!!!!!!! Needless to say, Im not taking Prozac anymore. You tell them you dont feel good and automaticall...

  61. Temperature 94.5 this AM
    ... temperature is harmless and of no concern. He perscribed Prozac . ___ I am stuck with this medical plan to July 1st...

  62. Here are my latest TSH results...any comments???
    ... thyroid is probaby is off. I too was told to go on Prozac last Feb. I was depressed, I need a job (hello my ... no energy, just didnt give a damn. Took myself off Prozac , three weeks ago. And Im seeing a new highly reccommend...

  63. Is this anything to do with my hypo?
    ... legs though) both say I am depressed,but can't have prozac because I have epilepsy and prozac will aggrivate...

  64. Would taking prozac have any effects if your taking thyroid medicine
    ... Jessica1, I was on Prozac for a few years because of depression and it worked...
    ... SSRI antidepressants ( Prozac , Zoloft, Paxil, etc) have been shown to affect thyroid...

  65. Whats you out take on my levels???????
    ... test for T3, they came I'm depressed and should go on Prozac , Im not depressed just tired of feeling lousy. I...

  66. Hands, feet and legs fallling asleep
    ... test my t3 and he says no need Im depressed and go on prozac !!! Finally getting up enough courage to look somewhere...

  67. t3 t4 testing
    ... abnormality and his say he wont test Im depressed go on prozac . Needless to say, Im looking for a new endo....

  68. THYROID PROBLEMS?????
    ... thing. He says my levels are normal and put me on prozac , still feel the same and lost dont know where to go...
    ... Instead of my GP testing for T3 also, he just put me on Prozac . Thank you for you input, much much appreciated....
    ... Hi Jessica, Prozac will not work for you if your levels are not correct ... would know where I am with my meds. I also tried prozac . Didn't work for me.. It actually put me to sleep...
    ... highly reccommended, on 2/3/03, I stopped taking the prozac , its a wonder these dr's can practice!...

  69. Graves disease and sexual / erectile dysfunction
    ... in taking SSRI antidepressants like Zoloft, PAxil, Prozac and the like). A lack of Acetylcholine, which is...

  70. Is anyone exeperiencing other hormonal conditions after they became hypo?
    ... Another thing that might be tried is to give you prozac to help with an anxiety you may feel with this. I...

  71. what to say?
    ... he said I must be depressed,and he would prescribe prozac if I wanted.I have epilepsy also,and prozac interferes...
    ... DO NOT TAKE PROZAC ,,,,,LET ME SAY AGAIN,,,DO NOT TAKE PROZAC. THAT IS ... DEPRESSION. IT IS TOO EASY FOR THEM TO WRITE A SCRIPT FOR PROZAC THAN TO DEAL WITH THE REAL PROBLEM OF REGULATION OF...
    ... see I am depressed buthe would rather not give me prozac or any other antidepressant because of my epilepsy ... .If I insist on taking prozac ,my siezures will break through,which means I would...

  72. Symptoms? of Thyroid problems.
    ... taking an antidepressant--especially an SSRI like Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft or Effexor, discuss with your doctor...

  73. HI YA'LL
    ... other nightmare I have had from this, is the advent of Prozac . I am not a shy retiring person. I am full blooded ... you and hopefully the next person. We don't need prozac , we need proper diagnosis and treatment with the proper...

  74. different doseage
    ... myself. I had a general gp doc, who wanted to foist prozac off on me (I was new in this area, and he didn't know...

  75. Thyroid and mood disorder
    ... What ever you do, do not let them talk you into Prozac !!!!!!! I have been living with hasimoto's for 24 ... patted on the head and told "Honey you just need Prozac !" Stand firm, and get the correct dosage going, not...