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Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Is low blood-sugar thyroid related
    ... thought is that this could be to do with having come off prozac recently - someone told me that can trigger hypoglycemia...
    ... resistance than hypoglycemia. ....thn again, the Prozac withdrawal may be the culprit, too. It is best to...

  2. can anyone tell me what's going on?
    ... depressed (aaargg),but he doesn't want me to have prozac because of my epilepsy,and would I like to see a clinical...

  3. New here - ? about Hypo & depression - undertreatment?
    ... July, a Dr. suggested I start taking a low dose of Prozac because I have actually been experiencing mild depression...
    ... help you feel better. Glad you avoided taking the Prozac . If the depression is related thyroid levels, it ... should be corrected when you are balanced, and the Prozac may not have helped in that case. There is a post...
    ... symptoms I'm still having, the mild depression (and the Prozac recomendation), etc. Then I asked about increasing...
    ... decision to go this route rather than go with the Prozac . (whatever my opinion is worth) I have been on psych...

  4. Let's post our stories here. I will start with mine:
    ... synthroid. And my new endo has requested that I take prozac at 20mg which I am not sure how I feel about that...
    ... sent on my way (not without my first prescription to Prozac , though!). I remember feeling horrible... Not just ... slowly losing my mind. Got another prescription for Prozac and took it for about 3 days before tossing it down ... made: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. I was given more Prozac and enrolled in behavior therapy. More blood tests...
    ... original doctor told me I was "high strung" & put me on Prozac , this made the dizziness mush worse, on the 10th day ... feels like I am going to pass out & really don't need prozac & the crap for anxiety problems as I am usually a...
    ... diagnosis? I have been diagnosed with depression (20 mg Prozac ), High Cholesterol (Advicor) , I have chronic sinus...
    ... demanded I see him, and at this time he prescribed me PROZAC , of all things. (he also said, my MRI showed minimal...
    ... became severely depressed 3 mos. into highschool. Prozac worked for a few weeks. Hospitalized twice for depression...
    ... being misdiagnosed with depression and prescribed Prozac . I assured the doctor that I was not depressed and...
    ... depressed around August and my therapist put me on Prozac . My hair started falling out pretty bad about 6 months...

Eye & Vision board

  1. Loss of peripheral vision & spaciness - PLEASE help!
    ... worse, I think I'll look into prism therapy. I took prozac while depressed, for about 2 and a half years, but...
    ... Using search criteria like, " prozac and eye problems" "...vision problems", "...blurred...

  2. Seeing movement
    ... will. I take many vitimins along with a small dose of prozac . Nothing seems to help. If anyone has any ideas or...

  3. dilated pupils
    ... possible it is a side effect of the paxil: i know that prozac can cause "vision problems" whatever that means. Since...

  4. Diquafosol Tetrasodium for Dry Eye Syndrome
    ... calendar, the binder is from "Paxil", his pen is from " Prozac ", and so on. The benzo I'm on is called Klonopin....

Birth Control board

  1. Try a new pill, depression?
    ... control is worth going thru the trouble of getting on Prozac and yet further medicating your body. So I think you...

  2. Major mood swings after ending Pill
    ... everything, having headaches, crying. I'm already on Prozac for depression, so I can't imagine what I'd be going...

  3. OK, what is a ................
    ... Sarafem is just prozac . It's not a birth control pill. As to which...

  4. Getting off Ortho Evra Patch can anyone help need advice?
    ... helping with the palpitations and other sx. Also on prozac for the moment. Good luck...

  5. Does Yaz work for PMDD?
    ... PMDD and now I am trying Saraphem (flouzetine generic prozac ) for these symtoms. I have to say it has already helped...

  6. Which pill?
    ... Im concerned with weight gain and also I take Prozac . Any opinions- suggestions i should talk to my...

  7. Yasmin???
    ... Has anyone gained any weight on it? Also, I'm taking prozac for depression and I'm worried that the pill will...
    ... Prozac alone has a tendency to cause weight. Just about all...

  8. Currently Taken Ortho Evra, Thinking About Changeing.
    ... I was diagnosed with PMDD and had to start taking Prozac because the OE has my hormones really screwed up....

  9. birth control options
    ... diagnosed with an anxiety problem, so I was perscribed prozac to help with that, (I have heard some side affects...

  10. Has anyone found yasmin helpful for mood swings?
    ... effect on seratonin levels. It used to be known as prozac , but was given a new name because they are finding...
    ... stands for Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor. Prozac is a good example. Here's a pretty good definition...

  11. My Kariva Experience
    ... depression or mood swings on these pills! But I take Prozac every day also, so that may have something to do with...

  12. Weight Gain on Depo-Provera
    ... little depressed but I started welbutrin SR I was on prozac for PMDD but since I won't ovulate on the shot I shouldn ... 't need the prozac , which is one of the only anti-depresants approved...

  13. Loestrin 24 Fe--Lots of questions!
    ... and Alesse. I have recently switched from Lexapro to Prozac . I have considered not taking any kind of pill at...

  14. Mood Swings and the Pill
    ... everyone's against me or something. I didnt want to take prozac because i not much a believer of the pill but i have...

  15. How much weight has everyone gained on the pill?
    ... could be the anti-anxiety meds, especially the SSRI's ( Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft, Luvox, Celexa, Serzone, or Lexapro...

  16. What are the side effects of Ortho-Tri Cyclen?
    ... was interefearing with the other medications I'm on, Prozac , Welbutrin, and Doxepine, and he said that it's a...

  17. Looking for advice on BC altern to the pill
    ... far as libido goes, I am breastfeeding and also on Prozac for depression, so my libido is barely there anyways...

  18. Birth Control and St. Johns Wort
    ... my own with herbal remedies. My mother's been on Prozac for almost 20 years, and to see her on a day when...

  19. Birth control pill Yasmin - experiences?
    ... PMS is so bad that I have taken Celexa (cousin to Prozac , et al) for almost a year. I've also noticed physical...

  20. birth control side effects
    ... Sarafem is merely Prozac by another name. It is often used to treat depression...
    ... turning into a hippie and i love it! id rather not take prozac but if this gets worse then i may have to. at this...

  21. Ortho Tri-Cyclin and depression
    ... depression has gotten worse, however, I am taking Prozac for my depression so it's hard to say whether it was...

Breastfeeding board

  1. Anyone breastfeeding on anti depressants?
    ... HI everyone, :) I am taking 20mg prozac and am 9 months pregnant. My doctor wouldnt pull me ... but it does pass through breastmilk. She also takes prozac for depression and did not breastfeed her last one...
    ... Hi, I breastfeed and am on Prozac , 60 mg a day. I know Zoloft is considered safer but ... Prozac is safe, I have done some searching on the internet...
    ... She said both were safe while breastfeeding, but Prozac tends to help you gain weight....
    ... stopped breastfeeding my 4 month old because I started Prozac for PPD and anxiety and was told it wasn't safe. I...
    ... prozac is supposed to make you lose weight. zoloft puts on ... the pounds, i lost 50 pounds on prozac ...
    ... prozac is supposed to make you lose weight. zoloft puts on ... the pounds, i lost 50 pounds on prozac (CURRENTLY TAKING PROZAC) WELL I REALLY HOPE YOUR ... MONEY ON YOU FOR LUCK by the way i am also taking prozac while breastfeeding they first gave me paxil but it...
    ... i also can't help it. This is why im hoping this prozac works. This is my second depression medicine so far...

  2. breastfeeding or sanity?
    ... anything for me. I have done the SSRI family of drugs ( prozac , Zoloft etc), and Wellbutrin SR. The latest one I...

Children's Health board

  1. 10 year old trouble eating
    ... in the vehicle on our 4 hour ride home. He is on prozac , but the psychiatrist said he is on the max. It helped...

  2. Trouble with daughter, 7
    ... you that this is not the case. She has been on Prozac for one year now, which slows her libido and has helped...
    ... would be reluctant to prescribe something as strong as Prozac to a child without exploring ever other possible option...

  3. 5 yr old daughter pulling eyelashes
    ... at all now. She pulled a lot this weekend. I take prozac myself. I know sometimes anxiety and depression runs...
    ... reason I put up with him at all is because I am on prozac and I am not letting it fully "hit" me or allowing...
    ... that up. I am also on medication for depression, prozac . I dont have any certain thing that I think soothes...

  4. Lexapro for 9 year old Daughter
    ... depressants & Children- I heard last night on the news that Prozac is the only with an approval to be used on children...

  5. Prozac for kids? Give me a break!
    ... Just my view too, but I agree with you. Giving Prozac to kids as young as 8 is just taking the soft option...
    ... I have to agree with those who say Prozac is not for kids. I have a 17 year old who has friends...

  6. Hair Pulling????
    ... taken him to the Dr. as a result he is on 5mg. of Prozac a day..If anyone has experienced this I would love...
    ... appt. But maybe we shouldn't over react sometimes... Prozac seems a bit extreme, but if it is helping then that...
    ... is no more hair pulling. I would definatly skip the prozac . Just keep his head shaved until he stops. What an...
    ... wanted to increase his dosage from 5mg. to 10 mg. of Prozac I just slowly took him off the medication. Prozac...
    ... mg. of celexa right now, and have taken 20 mg. of prozac in the past, but nothing seems to work. I don't know...

Infant Care (up to 18 months old) board

  1. Tap vs. Bottled Water
    ... docile. It is also one of the basic ingredients of Prozac . There's tons of literature on the subject if you...

  2. 1 year old yelling...anyone else
    ... I'd be locked in a padded room with a morphine and prozac drip. LOL :)...

  3. Post-Pardum Depression
    ... sucked up my pride and asked the doctor who put me on Prozac . It has helped my moods TREMENDOUSLY. I never had...

  4. the stay at home mom blues
    ... ages are 6,5,3,2,and 7 weeks. Talk about a need for prozac . And all the brats have adhd(well, i kinda diagnosed...

Infertility board

  1. Grief, sadness and blame
    ... I was concerned about my fertility, she prescribed prozac .......I gave up her trying to look for an explanation...

  2. Can't snap out of it.
    ... I sware eating it make me happier!! I think it has prozac in it or something!! LOL!!! kathy...

  3. Newbie
    ... of control. I already have "depression" and take Prozac and part of me wants to stop taking it because the...

  4. Antidepressants and Male Fertility
    ... depressants affect male fertility? I have been taking small Prozac dosages (and generic forms) for eight years on a daily...
    ... depressants affect male fertility? I have been taking small Prozac dosages (and generic forms) for eight years on a daily ... My husband has been taking "meds" for years, not prozac and had the same concerns. He went to the local cyrobank...

Parenting Issues board

  1. Has He Got Bi Polar
    ... Tell If My Son Has Bipolar As His Autistic, His On Prozac It A Long Story So I Will Cut It Short He Gets Into ... Doc Thought It Was Anxiaty Which Was Part Of It,and Prozac Help, Now I No Poeple Will Think Its Partly Because...

  2. Son Quit All Meds
    ... call in to pdoc. Last November he was only taking prozac after being dx with Major Depressive Disorder. It...

  3. Parenting a Child Who Has Bipolar
    ... initially dx with Major Depressive Disorder and started on Prozac . He did well for a couple on months then we began...
    ... know if I mentioned the doctor added a small dose of Prozac to the Abilify, Trileptal and Metadate. So far so...

  4. Son and Anxiety Issues

  5. May 2005 Mommies...
    ... meds out there that you can still nurse with. I take prozac and I know there are other meds out there that you...
    ... just moved here. I think I'm going to try and get on prozac or something though....

  6. Meanagers....Will We Survive????
    ... today. Tomorrow I will not post until I take my daily prozac (just kidding--Im not on meds, but maybe I need them...

Pregnancy board

  1. Antidepressants and pregnancy
    ... My psychiatrist has told me she could put me on Prozac , which should be safe during pregnancy, but I'd rather...
    ... right before i got pregnant i was prescribed prozac , never got the chance to start it because a couple...

  2. pregnancy & Medications
    ... friends have successful pregnancies while on Zoloft. Prozac is allowed during pregnancy as well. It has a safe ... the market for a long time. I am taking 40 mg of Prozac and am currently 11 weeks. I plan on taking Prozac ... My OB said that babies go through withdrawal from Prozac if the mom is not weaned from the drug herself before ... last 3 to 7 days. That said, if you continue on the Prozac while breastfeeding, the baby is naturally weaned ... symptoms. My OB said that some moms have moved from Prozac to Zoloft while breastfeeding to wean the baby from ... This is my third child and the first time I'll be on Prozac but I believe it is well worth it. I had some post...
    ... while pregnant and her doc told her that zoloft and prozac where the two she could take. Good luck to you and...

  3. Pregnant and on anti-depressant
    ... that my doc would NOT let me take. I was switched to prozac and my son is almost 7 weeks old and hasnt had any...
    ... I am currently six weeks pregnant and taking prozac . Paxil is not recommended during pregnancy but be ... will probably wean you from the Paxil onto Zoloft or Prozac . As for the others, I don't know. It looks like...

  4. November Mommies ~ New Thread
    ... offered to set me up with counseling and start me on prozac to help with all my anxiety. I just don't know what...

  5. August Mommies 6 !!!
    ... Vigette- how is the prozac working for you? Any side effects?...
    ... than, but it never gets out of control. I like the prozac !...

  6. pregnancy and antidepressents
    ... I was on celexa and my doctor told me to switch to prozac or zoloft because they are safer and more tested....

  7. ~*~January Moms - July Thread~*~
    ... really fun. Dr. said to introduce a little bit of prozac to my daily routine so I will try it....pain is a...

  8. anyone have anxiety/panic while pregnant?
    ... I have been diagnosed with GAD and OCD. Prozac works wonders for me. I didn't take Prozac during...
    ... the post-partum disorder recommended to start taking prozac in smaller doses and i think i will do that. i was...

  9. Advice needed!
    ... I was diagnosed with OCD and have been off and on Prozac for a while. The Prozac definitely helps me and everyone ... me can tell when I stop taking it. I did not take Prozac during my 1st pregnancy and everything was normal ... had a bad OCD attack in February and got back on the Prozac and it helped again. When I found out I was pregnant ... I stopped taking the Prozac . I just don't feel comfortable taking it while pregnant ... and I know I'm going to be pressured to get back on Prozac . Advice please!...
    ... If it's going to cause you more anxiety to take Prozac while pregnant, it hardly seems worth it. I have ... heard that both Prozac & Zoloft are considered safe while pregnant, but I...

  10. Pregnant going off antidepressant
    ... done. I ended up needing to take something so I took Prozac , which is considered relatively safe in pregnancy ... . When I found out I was pregnant I stopped the Prozac cold turkey and really did not have any withdrawal ... agreed that if I felt I needed to take something that Prozac would be acceptable. Also, she said that I could...

  11. Terribly scared lexapro
    ... I was taking Prozac when I conceived and I stopped right when I found...

  12. August Mommies Part 3!!
    ... Dizzy- I am currently on a low dose of prozac !!!! It has really helped me!!!!! I hope you can find...
    ... Vigette........does the prozac make you gain weight? I shouldn'tbe concerned aboutthis...
    ... there that are safe for PG woman. My doc just chose Prozac !! Good Luck!...

  13. Anti-depressants.
    ... Hi - I too am on Fluoxetine ( Prozac ). I'm on 30 mg a day - I'm 13 1/2 weeks along and...
    ... I am on 20mg of Prozac and I agree woith the others, I have been told that...

  14. Antianxiety Medications While Pregnant?
    ... Well, Im taking prozac & ativan & they told me it was just fine. However...
    ... I am on prozac and it hasnt been bad at all. I occasionally get anxious...

  15. anxiety and pregnancy
    ... I am actually on prozac only 20 mgs. SO far that is holding me over. I still...

  16. Pregnant and Having a nervous Breakdown
    ... start the 2-3times a day tomorrow,he also prescribed prozac as well I know if I can get the shaking to stop and...
    ... glad to hear your feeling calmer today. I was on Prozac for years before becoming pregnant. I was also on ... Ativan. I am 10 weeks along now. My OB took me off Prozac & Ativan right away but only because I felt I could...

  17. Zoloft and Pregnancy
    ... born healthy and had no withdrawals.:) Zoloft and prozac are 2 of the meds I know that are ok'd during pregnancy...

  18. Scared..Please Anybody
    ... But My Psychiatrist Had Said To Switch From Paxil To Prozac (which Has Been Proven Almost 100% Completely Safe ... By Far Is Not Fatal Or Major. I Tried To Wean Off Prozac , Wellbutrin Xl And Xanax Right After I Found Out I...

  19. pregnanat with anxiety
    ... think about it. I think I recall my doctor saying that Prozac can be taken during pregnancy for anxiety. I'd talk...

  20. Pregnancy and Lamictal/Seroquel/Celexa
    ... is born. I am not sure about bi-polar but I heard prozac is safe also.Have you talked to your doctor about...

  21. pregnant mommies after miscarriage...
    ... think I do have a lot of anxiety's. The Dr. gave me prozac but I have not taken that for about 2 weeks now and...

  22. pregnancy and paxil
    ... everything will be okay. So you girls say lexapro, prozac , and zoloft are safe in pregnancy? Zoloft isn't covered...
    ... pregnant womens body its already screwed up. I am taking prozac right now until the baby comes and it has a generic...

  23. Anyone taking antidepressants and pregnant?
    ... your doctor about it, don't suffer. I have also heard Prozac is okay. I have an appointment next Friday and I have...
    ... and an on celexa. It is also in the same class as Prozac and relatively safe to take during pregnancy. I sort...
    ... everything. I just found out a close friend was on Prozac for both pregnancies. Never told a soul! For me...
    ... apparently the research is the best for prozac b/c it's been around the longest. the others are...

  24. April Moms (part 5)
    ... They put me back on my meds and then switched it to prozac because it doesnt taper off as much as the others...