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  1. New Doc (how much control? sub, antidepressants)
    ... the first time I've been compliant in taking 20mg prozac every day w/o forgetting and I believe it is helping ... that I said absolutely not. Why don't I just stay on prozac for awhile. Today, he offered me something called ... if I don't take them, then to double the amount of prozac I was taking. My psychiatrist always told me, by ... the way I reacted to prozac , to increase my dose gradually, like 10 mg at a time ... afraid of messing around with antidepressants, etc. prozac is the only one I've ever taken I'm familiar with ... pill that does? I feel like saying I'll take 40 mg prozac and stay where I am, but I don't want to lie to anyone...
    ... if you are having such a positive reaction to the prozac , but are still feeling that you are not quite where ... is working for you, then you can go back onto the prozac .I really do believe that your new doc really is trying...
    ... I will say that when I had Wellbutrin added to my Prozac , I did get an "uplift" when adding the second drug ... on. I currently take 80 mg of Prozac and 400 mg of Wellbutrin. (My chemistry seems to swallow...
    ... klonopin. My view is this though. I'm on 20mg prozac (which I don't forget to take as i did before, on ... didn't like the 'samples' of Risperdal - to "up" the prozac to 40 mg. I don't feel the necessesity to do that...
    ... .. If THIS doesn't work, he wants me to up the prozac from 20 to 40 -- and my old psychiatrist knows my ... 15 years ... and I know that any little increase in prozac agitates me and I have to do it gradually, like 5 ... heard from many he was a caring guy. I was taking prozac , 1mg klonopin, and now I'm taking 12mg suboxone and...

  2. Need Your Input.....
    ... clinical depression, my doctor added Wellbutrin to the Prozac I'd been taking (for OCD). And...lo and behold...and ... years ago--since I had the Wellbutrin added to the Prozac (both of which have helped me immensely)--I have lost...

  3. ...just a thought or two about depression and drugs..and how they interact during ...
    ... it back from the depression! :-) Lynn PS I'm on Prozac (for OCD) and Wellbutrin--and they've been life savers...

  4. Dallas Alice? Calling Dallas Alice! Come In, Dallas Alice!!
    ... And yes, I've been given antidepressents, but hated Prozac and the side effects, another was Dioxapin (a really...

  5. Anyone addicted to xanax?
    ... I was put on them when my finace' died along with Prozac . The Prozac gave me anxiety attacks. When I gave up ... the Prozac I was still having anxiety attacks so continued the ... then in my doctor's face. That is what I did with the Prozac , eventually. There is a lot of material on the...

  6. [B]I'm Sorry....[/B]
    ... depression, I've been depressed most of my life even on the Prozac , so I'm used to that. I think I could handle all that...

  7. Hard is life for those who live on for the sake of their loved ones...
    ... his script pad, and I walked out with scripts for Prozac , Valium, and Darvocet...what was up with that? My...

  8. twist of fate...
    ... works Serotonin and Norepinephrine, Unlike Paxil, Prozac , you'll get the "Effexor" feeling, Big boost of energy...

  9. Changes/Sub
    ... ntidepressant he wanted to prescribe Effexor instead of the prozac , but as a result of hearing so many horror stories...
    ... awful. So, I'm thinking of asking the Dr. to stay on Prozac , possibly increasing the dose a little before making...
    ... tell whether he accepts my input as well as his own. Prozac is fine; and I know I have to make some important...

  10. Banker...
    ... mentioned Wellbutrin. This doc wants to take me off prozac and start me on Wellbutrin? I already said "no" to...

  11. Xanax
    ... dependent on Xanax (but not addicted). I went with Prozac three times for depression and had no withdrawals...

  12. If you pray
    ... for me. (My doctor did blood checks.) Plus, I take 4 prozac a day. So, I've got a lot of antidepressants in me...
    ... Remember I was taking much more than you and was taking prozac as well and it took trial and error and time to figure...

  13. Rosie's update (long and rambling)
    ... used to do wonderfully on a combo of Wellbutrin and Prozac . Didn't know it at the time, as we were just treating...
    ... up to 500 mg of Wellbutrin and was taking 80 mg of prozac at the same time. I was so depressed at that time...

  14. Murphy and anyone interested abut benzos
    ... everything from Paxil to Serzone to Lexapro, Zoloft, Prozac - every anti depp. including combos that are available...
    ... that Govt wish it had never arrived on our shores. Prozac too gets a very bad press. But - I know that there...
    ... that Govt wish it had never arrived on our shores. Prozac too gets a very bad press. But - I know that there...
    ... that Govt wish it had never arrived on our shores. Prozac too gets a very bad press. But - I know that there...
    ... worse" than PMS, so they could renew that expired Prozac patent with the Sarafem label. PMS is, well, just...
    ... worse" than PMS, so they could renew that expired Prozac patent with the Sarafem label. PMS is, well, just...
    ... that working.....not well, considering we've become a Prozac nation! And I have to disagree, sorry, about the government...

  15. just quit smoking pot - help.
    ... drug is a personal choice, whether its pot, alcohol, prozac , coke, whatever... but know your facts and understand...

  16. Lynn, Michelle, anyone else who knows about Grandma
    ... know anything about Lexapro or Xanax--my drugs are Prozac and Wellbutrin--but these emotional swings can be...
    ... exactly is Lexipro? An antidepressant? Is it at all like Prozac or Wellbutrin? How long have you been taking it? And...
    ... out that I needed almost twice as much of the drugs Prozac and Wellbutrin, as most people did, for it to even...

  17. I am still here!
    ... he had no control over. He, like many of us, took Prozac , which is specifically targeted to help eliminate ... recovering well...and many of us in the group felt that Prozac had helped save our lives. Now, you may not have OCD ... person who was able to stop his cutting after taking Prozac . In any case, I am so glad that you're off the...
    ... handle on it for about 3 years guess not I have been on prozac it made me manic thats why I take celexa me cutting...

  18. Hydros and Zoloft
    ... husband to suicide. So I do not monkey around with my prozac , regardless of what anyone else's opinion may be, ... husband's family told him that he didn't need that Prozac stuff . . . Remember that much of what you read here...

  19. Hiya Over...'Can we tawk?"
    ... QUOTE<Prozac for two weeks, but I didn't feel right on them and ... but I just felt the need to clarify some info about Prozac . This "lil pil" has amassed quite a remarkable reputation ... interesting to read about). Anyway....my point is that Prozac was targeted to help people with OCD. And it worked ... me and my sister, it was a life-saving medication. Prozac is, fer shure, not "the" antidepressant, anti-anxiety...
    ... s observations. I, too, suffer from OCD. Without prozac I am bulemic and prone to bursting into tears. I ... anti-pill", and he can tell when I have not taken my prozac for a few days, and gets upset if I let my precription ... again, maybe I have thyroid problems and never needed prozac at all. (appointment w/ endocrinologist is next week...
    ... great advice. It was my OB/Gyn that prescribed the Prozac for me and it was for my severe PMS. I get it pretty...

  20. ROSIE, JENNY and ROOT.!!!!
    ... was making me feel wired. Also, I got my regular prozac and strattera and, for sleep, benadryl and elavil...

  21. My story-getting off hydro and sub..
    ... but they are pretty hardcore. I know that I need my prozac , darnit, and I am not going to risk my health and...
    ... glad you got to read it...having had my life saved by Prozac , I always feel the need to try and help others understand...

  22. Root and rosie
    ... guys. I was also getting Neurontin for seizures, my Prozac and Strattera, and Benadryl and Elavil for sleep....

  23. has this ever happened to anyone?
    ... scheduled drugs,i.e. Vicodin, Percocet, etc. I took Prozac for two weeks, but I didn't feel right on them and...
    ... scheduled drugs,i.e. Vicodin, Percocet, etc. I took Prozac for two weeks, but I didn't feel right on them and...

  24. Effexor for depression and withdrawal??
    ... that I was going through. I have gone on and off prozac without a problem. Effexor was a good thing for a...

  25. when does it end
    ... years ago, saying that she couldn't survive it without Prozac . Lucky she wasn't one for pills or by now I'm sure...
    ... years ago, saying that she couldn't survive it without Prozac . Lucky she wasn't one for pills or by now I'm sure...

  26. HELP!sorry, very long post.
    ... extreme reaction.Last year, when he was first started on prozac for some depression he had been dealing with, that ... finding out any underlying problems.We changed him from prozac to lexepro andd seemed to be doing much better.that...
    ... what God can do. As you know my daughter has started Prozac , and so far so good.I am so glad you didnt use, that...

  27. Saw my sub doc today

  28. getting OFF Vics after 6 months, help!
    ... now, all I can offer you is encouragement. I take Prozac and Wellbutrin for depression and OCD and get great...
    ... now, all I can offer you is encouragement. I take Prozac and Wellbutrin for depression and OCD and get great...

  29. To Banker from Rosie
    ... before I climb into bed--I still stop to salute my Prozac bottle!! LOL!! gotta go now.....xx Lynn xx :-)...
    ... !! LOL! Before I got my OCD under control with Prozac , I couldn't even research an upcoming vacation without ... to say, trip planning became something to dread!! Prozac stopped that craziness in 6 weeks---20 years of obsessivene...
    ... !! LOL! Before I got my OCD under control with Prozac , I couldn't even research an upcoming vacation without ... to say, trip planning became something to dread!! Prozac stopped that craziness in 6 weeks---20 years of obsessivene ... ) LOLOLOLOLOL!!!! luv, lynn Oh, Lynn, without prozac (or something to control my OCD) I am a mess. I definitely ... obsessions were more productive than others, lol. Prozac really helped me there (well, now it's the pills, ... my husband can tell immediately if I have not taken prozac in a few days. And he is always right. I become ... place. I think I have told you before, the Wellbutrin/ prozac for me was wonderful, but then I had that nasty seizure...

  30. Opiates and Depression
    ... a better job without the opiates. I, myself am on prozac and still have not entirely quit the opiates, though...

  31. Kinda Passing Through...
    ... only stayed for about a week. I know that you are on prozac -so I dont know what to advise - other than to suggest...

  32. New FDA Warning on 10 popular antidepressants
    ... says it can also cause panick attacks. They were: Prozac (also sold generically as fluoxetine) Zoloft Paxil...
    ... out real quick.Last year, my youngest son was Rxed prozac for mild depression along with some anger issues.Most ... youngest took it the hardest.After a few weeks on the prozac , i started to see some improvement.but after about ... a head when his phsycologist decided to raise his prozac dose even higher.i never liked the idea of him being ... the dramatic change in him caused mostly due to the prozac was just unbelievable!he ended up in a facility for ... change in his antidepressant.They took him off of the prozac immediately and started on lexapro.after only a few ... days with out the high dose of prozac slamming his brain everyday, I started to see my son...
    ... Hi, Try not to freak out!! I started on Prozac over 12 years ago and within a year moved to Zoloft...
    ... though, from my prior one. My first husband did c/t prozac before he took his own life. When something like...

  33. Made it thru the weekend!
    ... more anxious and obsessive compulsive. I was put on prozac which I hated then Lexapro which was o.k. I just felt...
    ... (There's so much to "think" and to "check out"!!) Prozac worked wonders for me...but if you didn't like it ... there are some newer ones out there now. (I take the Prozac combined with Wellbutrin.) Hope you feel better real...

  34. Finally asking for help...
    ... too, take Wellbutrin (400 mg a day) plus 80 mg of Prozac (which tames my obsessive thinking down to a very...
    ... doctor who said 10 minutes of walking was as good as a Prozac . Sometimes I tell myself that so I can just get myself...

  35. Since Quitting X I see Things In A Different Way - Please Read
    ... need to get it sorted asap though Even is you get Prozac or Zoloft it take a while to kick in. Isn't it like...
    ... s chemical balance...whether or not something like Prozac would help is up for grabs, since there is really...
    ... s allowed to that is. That's why other drugs like Prozac and whatnot should be last resort....
    ... him so i had to get off the wellbutrin and i went on prozac cause its not released thru the milk. after i quit ... nursing i went off the prozac and back on the Wellbutrin. ive been off and on with...
    ... him so i had to get off the wellbutrin and i went on prozac cause its not released thru the milk. after i quit ... nursing i went off the prozac and back on the Wellbutrin. ive been off and on with...
    ... antidepressants for former Ecstasy users. I myself take Prozac , and generally feel little if no improvement from...
    ... and this caught my eye. First, fluoxetine is prozac , an SSRI. Also, when I was in detox they said ... encouragement, please keep this in mind. BTW, prozac has helped me alot, though I gradually went up to ... effect. I don't know anything about the zoloft vs. prozac for treating X rationale, but sometimes they don't...

  36. Is it possible to control hydrocodone use
    ... off them. Then again....I don't plan to come off my Prozac , which is also a drug with no long-term studies yet...
    ... bins. For the *banker*. You said that you are on Prozac and that you have no plans of getting off of it. You ... a ball and covered up my mind. The doctors gave me Prozac . They started me out on one a day and worked me up ... for food and life. I went out and bought a book on Prozac called, "Talking Back To Prozac". In there they quote ... taking it? I called the author of the book and set up a Prozac Survivors Group in the state where I lived. There ... chased down the freeway they stated that he was on Prozac . I am not trying to convince anyone to go off of ... that is right for you. I am happy for you if it is Prozac . Some are still taking the old anti-depressants. Some...

  37. It's 4:27 and I cant sleep
    ... the road to recovery. As for my own OCD....the drug Prozac practically stopped it in its tracks. And there are ... tidepressant had been able to stop my OCD. (I now take both Prozac and Wellbutrin.) For about 12 years now, the OCD has...
    ... about my kids and I was able to stop. Also I'm on the prozac , which helps alot. Can't remember if you are on any...

  38. Klonopin help...please.
    ... caution. My psychiatrist (who I go to primarily for my Prozac [for OCD...Lynn and I both suffered from this disorder...

  39. Rosie? NeverAgain? BlueJulie? Lisa?
    ... antidepressants, too. My ob/gyn just gives me the prozac I need. People say it doesn't work if you are on...
    ... program! And, I also wanted you to know that I am on Prozac (and Wellbutrin)--and the hydros do NOT stop them ... active in your system...so I don't think a day without Prozac would affect your mood. I occasionally take a half...
    ... program! And, I also wanted you to know that I am on Prozac (and Wellbutrin)--and the hydros do NOT stop them ... active in your system...so I don't think a day without Prozac would affect your mood. I occasionally take a half...

  40. oxycontin
    ... twist, I am taking Remeran for depression along with Prozac but it is the Remeron that it interacts with. On the...

  41. Hydrocodone Addiction & Recovery
    ... Restlessness isn't bad but there. The Clonidine plus the Prozac i'm on are making me tired and I end up going to bed...

  42. looking for someone to listen
    ... exercising, and now . . . well you know that story. The prozac definitely helps with the OCD part and depression...

  43. Interesting?
    ... ten years of obsessive-compulsiveness. Was saved by Prozac , which aims at that behavior. After three very major...

  44. To Anti-Suboxone Posters
    ... you make some good points. You know, drugs like prozac and all those SSRI antidepressants that have been...

  45. Kinda?
    ... work on me--right now my ob/gyn is just doling out my prozac and ambien, so I haven't needed to go to an expert...
    ... else. This was just my ob/gyn, but she is giving me prozac , haven't asked for or received benzos; she has given...

  46. Who's awake on this Graveyard Shift???
    ... groggy during the day and I stopped it. (I am on Prozac now) But if I use the trazadone for sleep now it...
    ... groggy during the day and I stopped it. (I am on Prozac now) But if I use the trazadone for sleep now it...

  47. is it safe to take benzo's while on anti depressants
    ... Hello, I initially was prescribed klonopin because prozac worked very well for me as an antidepressant, but...

  48. Why are oxys so "exuberant"--and morphine-based "MsContins" so "Morose"
    ... nothing to be depresed about. And, besides, my years on Prozac and Wellbutrin have been a lifeline to me. Thanks...

  49. Suboxone - and Happy New Year
    ... years and it's like become part of my life. maybe prozac too, so why not suboxone? (as long as my insurance...
    ... clinical depression! Thankfully, a combination of Prozac and Wellbutrin for me--and just Prozac for Alice-...

  50. "DOUBLE TROUBLE"-TWIN Tales of the Unexpected :-( :-(
    ... clinical depression and OCD over the years (for us, Prozac was a blessing and still is), but this escalating...
    ... cold turkey? If I read correctly, you are both on Prozac ? Do you have anxiety now and have you had it before...
    ... cold turkey? If I read correctly, you are both on Prozac ? Do you have anxiety now and have you had it before ... psychiatrist (our doctor who regularly prescribes us Prozac for past depression and past OCD). He prescribed...

  51. Crisis point has hit have to tell now
    ... not necessariliy so opposed, except for the cost. Prozac is relatively easy to get and I've been taking that...

  52. taking aspirin to help with pain
    ... Interesting! Does anyone here know if taking Prozac (which helps production of Serotonin) has any 'alleviating ... threshhold of discomfort, etc? (Assuming one has been on Prozac for a long period of time.)...

  53. Feel Worse Than Ever
    ... those issues when I am off the pills, but I am on Prozac and hopefully that will help. I used to be on Wellbutrin...

  54. Dexedrine ruined me!
    ... MUST be SOMETHING wrong with me, so they put me on Prozac . I have struggled with pharmaceuticals for 17 years...

  55. Abusing suboxone?
    ... out of it all day. Yes I'm depressed, but I take prozac and recently upped it. Michelle, thanks for your...

  56. Suboxone fears
    ... yes, i feel depressed more, but I also increased the prozac I'm taking now, and I think it actually helped today...

  57. Sometin wrong?
    ... care! Banker Yes, I am taking an antidepressant. Prozac , 20 mg. I don't want to go on Effexor which a recent ... Dr. suggested. So i thought I'd increased the prozac I know what you mean about the suboxone making...

  58. extasy and Lsd questions
    ... are feeling. A lot of people complain about SSRI's ( Prozac , Lexapro, Paxil etc...) but in this case it is worth...

  59. Klonopin / clonazapaem QUESTION???
    ... P. Doc. and told him I was tired of taking "K" and Prozac . He said he would up the dose of Prozac from 20mg ... to 40mg. Let my body start storing up the Prozac , then 30 days later start to reduce the amount of...
    ... Monday 24 November - Had to work today. Took my 40mg Prozac and felt wiped out all day today. Like a zombie. Not ... if it is withdrawal from the "K" or the beefed up Prozac given to me in Jan. of this year. Must admit it...
    ... P. Doc. and told him I was tired of taking "K" and Prozac . He said he would up the dose of Prozac from 20mg ... to 40mg. Let my body start storing up the Prozac , then 30 days later start to reduce the amount of...

  60. Klonopin / Clonazapaem YIKES BAD BAD BAD
    ... Ended up in a Psychiatrist's office. He put me on Prozac and Klonopin .5 two times per day. After I was "cured ... wanted off the Klonopin. He agreed and beefed up my Prozac to a higher dosage. Not alot of advice either, from ... stuff. I hate it. My goal is to get well. As far as Prozac , in time that will be next. I want off all this psychotic...

  61. A request for your comments, please.
    ... pain killers and anti-depressants (I am prescribed prozac now, 30mg/day). Based on your experience, do you...

  62. addiction related depression
    ... the time. I tried anti-depressent's (wellbutrin and prozac ) both seemed to make me feel worse. I do know...

  63. Could I be an addict?
    ... but I'm not sure I can stop with the drugs. I am on prozac and cytomel for depression and thyroid issues which...

  64. liver damage?
    ... works on a different set of receptors than Paxil, Prozac and some of the other SSRIs. Good luck and take care...

  65. Quitting 2 things at once - cold turkey

  66. WannaBnormal
    ... antidepressants over the years (I'm 37 and I've had Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft, to name a few) and have never had...

  67. Question about Klonopin
    ... soundily and wake up feeling fine...I also take 40mg prozac today...is this overkill or am I again searching for...
    ... me to take xanax (for my severe panic attacks) and prozac ...but I was sooooo paranoid about everything and everyone...

  68. back to reality--help!
    ... to and make an orgasm next to impossible..I was on prozac 20mgs way before I started the vic's and oxy's(30 ... anyway,I noticed a little difference just being on the prozac but let me tell you,when my addiction started getting...

  69. Suboxone Indecision #2
    ... someone shouldn't be given an antidepressant like prozac for circumstantial depression; I think that some people...

  70. suboxone indecision
    ... used for the treatment of depression. I've taken prozac and wellbutrin for awhile now but would still have...

  71. Question about anti-depressants
    ... form of anti-depressant...I personally take 40mgs of prozac a day....I assume I will be on it forever but have...
    ... make you calm and relaxed? I know someone who was on prozac and it zombied her out. how does wellbutrin affect...
    ... brain they work on from the tricyclics, to the SSRIs ( prozac , zoloft, effexor), Some are very specific for serotonin ... few neurotransmitters. Anyway, when I first startd prozac years ago; along with klonopin because the prozac ... why my psychiatrist wants me to stop them to see if prozac will once again help me. And most psych places will ... people iin different ways as many as there are A/D. Prozac always stimulated me; some get like a zombie. Some...
    ... trying about 10!! A.C. Wouldn't take paxil-zoloft or prozac . Do a search about W/D's from such a/d's....

  72. bupenorphine/buprenex...am interested who is on..
    ... for the rest of their lives just as one might take Prozac , Wellbutrin, or other anti-depressants (or other medication...

  73. Checking up on people!
    ... to hear from ya!! I also take an anti-depressant.. prozac ..you know that they don't work immediately usually...

  74. Xanax (Alprazalom) A Regular Guy's Story
    ... 12 months. I forgot to mention I had been taking Prozac 20 mg. for 10 years as well. My doctor has decided ... to take me off the Prozac and switch my med's from Prozac 20 mg to Paxil CR ... too many side effects therefore, I am now back on my Prozac 20 mg. and will be increasing the dosage next week...

  75. Hey Guys~!
    ... depression....It seems different everyday.....I'm on 40mg prozac but I'm still soooo tired and unmotivated.....I cannot...