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  1. Cymbalta confusion!!
    ... My appt is next week and I really would like to try Prozac with Wellbutrin maybe, but we'll see what she says...
    ... My appt is next week and I really would like to try Prozac with Wellbutrin maybe, but we'll see what she says ... is so depressing and uncomfortable. Have you taken Prozac Before? How did it work for you? I became suicidal...
    ... Hi Fusion Ive never taken Prozac before, but it's about the only one I haven't tried...
    ... had sexual side effect isses with other drugs like prozac and anafranil, so im being recommended to take either...

  2. anxious for social contact
    ... 200 is the usual max dose too since zoloft is a prozac type I would be asking about trying some other type...

  3. What IS the best Anti-Antiety (or depression) Pill for YOU?
    ... I've been on prozac for over a year now and I feel fantastic. My depression...

  4. antidepressant advertising and prescribing
    ... epressants several leading psychiatrists prescribe generic prozac as their antidepressant of first choice...... one...

  5. Need relief from anxiety
    ... Constant major stress. Before going in hospital, I tried Prozac and it seemed to give me more anxiety. Tried zoloft ... pretty desperate. Also, In the past I have taken both prozac for a time and zoloft for a time and it did not effect...
    ... bedtime. Over the years I've also taken Paxil and Prozac (both SSRIs). Neither one helped and both made me...

  6. Xanax "as needed" Questions
    ... having probs with sleep my dr tried a lot of stuff prozac and cellexa, i just didnt feel like i was depressed...

  7. Is it healthy?
    ... zoloft is a prozac type med thats perfectly healthy and well proven,...

  8. Was in the hospital the other day
    ... never to young for medication. I'm 16 and I'm put on prozac for my anxiety disorder. Talk to a phychiatrist, they...

  9. Just started Xanax for anxiety...
    ... I t would have been the celexa, a prozac type med that was making you worse, these meds often...

  10. Any luck with "no weight gain"?
    ... weight gain with any of them.. today i will start prozac for the first time.. hopefully it works... but, just...

  11. where to turn "lost"
    ... major attempt at suicide, woke up in hospital, I blame prozac for that one, cut arms, one weeks stay in a hospital...

  12. doc is cutting back my xanax
    ... 16 years, startwed me off w/ 0.5 and then increase. Prozac did not help nor any other anti depressents. Xnanx ... short term only, an 80's drug then in the 90,s came Prozac and it worked with me for two months and then nothing...

  13. Has anyone here tried Cymbalta ?
    ... up with new meds and they are taken off the market prozac is probably the safest and is prescribed by several...

  14. Zoloft and Acne?!
    ... overnight swap to another zoloft type med, generic prozac is one, and see if the acne is reduced you could...

  15. Docs want me back on meds - Effexor, Paxil? nervous.
    ... paxil is a prozac type med thats known to be hard to stop for some, ... again but try another paxil type med such as generic prozac effexor is a different type of antidepressant that...

  16. Anxiety & prozac
    ... prozac mayt help for both problems, going blank may be from ... derealisation, read up about this on the net prozac and all other antidepressants take 2 to 6 weeks to...

  17. Someone PLEASE HELP ME!!!
    ... you the reassurance you need lexapro and paxil are prozac type meds that sometimes reduce anxiety but they dont...

  18. Medication questions
    ... zoloft is one of many antidepressants, its a prozac type, whilst often eventually very useful for anxiety...

  19. Started Celexa And Cant Sleep Please Help!
    ... celexa is one of many prozac type meds, all antidepressants can make our anxiety...

  20. almost a month and still side effects? anyone else have this
    ... For example, you can go from lexapro to paxil to prozac to celexa (there are more, I know, but I don't recall...

  21. Lexapro
    ... to lizbeth lexapr is safe, its just 1 of many prozac type meds and not special or unique how long on...

  22. Week 4 of Zoloft, Please help
    ... suffered from anxiety. Our son was on Zoloft, Lexapro, Prozac , etc...almost all of the SSRI's but it did not help...

  23. anxiety and pms
    ... for her patients that have these symptoms. Also, Prozac is used for PMS. It goes under the name Sarafem. ... for like 10 days to 2 weeks out of the month. But PRozac has a long half life so it's in your system for longer...

  24. citalopram
    ... welcome mark your med is a prozac type and these often do help a lot, can take uo to...

  25. Buspar
    ... it starts.....I know that some people take Serafem ( prozac i think) only during their period....which confuses...
    ... that works for you. I know what you mean about the Prozac being used for PMS, I thought the same thing, but ... Prozac has such a long half life (like a week) that it probably...

  26. Zoloft taking a YEAR to work? How to cope?
    ... many docs dont seem to know this since zoloft is a prozac type med I suspect that none of them will work for...

  27. Is my daughter the only child with anxiety disorder? Need Support
    ... depression also. He said another alternative was Prozac. Prozac would be cheaper but my husband takes Zoloft so I...

  28. I want off all meds
    ... zoloft is a prozac type med, so is lexapro the others are valium type...

  29. anxiety meds that doesn't cause weight gain
    ... prozac is the only SSRI that does not cause weight gain....
    ... prozac is the only SSRI that does not cause weight gain. ... to these drugs in a different manner. I was put on Prozac several years ago. I felt fine for the first week...

  30. I've decided I want my freedom back NOW!
    ... I, myself am on Prozac and Prevacid. I am currently in anxiety therapy, I...

  31. loranzapam for social anxiety
    ... HEllo Currently i take 80 of prozac which is doing relaly good for my depression/ocd....
    ... it will help you a lot you are on the max of prozac and maybe should think of asking psych about swapping...
    ... really helps with my anxiety/panic disorder. Hope the Prozac helps if not try something else! Take care Jules....

  32. Prozac or Zoloft?
    ... prozac and zoloft are both SSRI type antidepressants but ... smallest effective doses, so you havent yet given the prozac a fair trial, perhaps the doc started you on a low...
    ... name brand to generic, but it all worked out fine. Prozac , like many of the SSRI antidepressants, can make a...
    ... I was on prozac for about six months but was taken off it when I was ... diagnoised with add. Doc didn't think add and prozac mixed which was fine with me since I had gained weight ... being on prozac . I am now back on zoloft and at times need to take ... else break out because of stress? If you do go off prozac please be aware of the side effects of going off prozac...
    ... three medications, actually, and I'm currently on both Prozac and Klonopin. Neither one of the SSRI's did anything ... attacks. I used the Zoloft, and am currently using the Prozac , for OCD. I find that they do lessen my obsessions...
    ... wondering what the side effects are if you go off Prozac ? Thanks....
    ... Hi wreck When I went off prozac I thought of actually killing myself, became parnoid...
    ... get any withdrawels..... which is what happened with prozac by the sounds of it....

  33. XANAX and Worst anxiety hours after taking it
    ... quite a while even though i asked my medical doc for prozac , and antidepressants i never took them,because i was...

  34. Please help
    ... from a psychotherapist. The doctor prescribed me with Prozac and I told my parents i was suffering from PTSD brought ... bouts of depression and suicidal thoughts. I came off Prozac because it was making me feel either manic or depressed...

  35. Anxiety meds = depression?
    ... both lexapro and zoloft are prozac type meds, so its hard to know what doc was thinking...

  36. questions about prozac
    ... prozac will help your anxiety a lot if it works for you,...

  37. Anxiety
    ... on ecstasy or speed. Some of the other ones, like Prozac or Wellbutrin, seem to have fewer reports of adverse...

  38. Klonopin for 15 years, New Doctor wants me off now!
    ... main point. About 8 years ago when I was prescribed Prozac and had been using it a while I cut the tip off my ... left index finger on a table saw, (while on Prozac I always felt high and spacey) after the accident ... I got off Prozac . Today after 3 weeks on Buspar I was adjusting the...
    ... main point. About 8 years ago when I was prescribed Prozac and had been using it a while I cut the tip off my ... left index finger on a table saw, (while on Prozac I always felt high and spacey) after the accident ... I got off Prozac . Today after 3 weeks on Buspar I was adjusting the ... don't work for many people. I especially did'nt like Prozac either. There is NO evidence that benzodiazepines ... effect. Ofcourse this does happen but it happens with Prozac too. Any long term high dosage psyhchiatric drug should...

  39. Little money. Lots of problems. How do you all do it?
    ... Zoloft which is called Sertraline. I know for sure Prozac is available in generic...maybe you could ask for...
    ... the generic Zoloft. I'm currently taking generic Prozac 10mg but not feeling much of a difference yet. ...

  40. Major Life Decision-Need Advice
    ... suffer from bi-polar and anxiety. I take 40 mg of prozac , 100 mg of lamictal, and .1 mg of adavan a day for...
    ... cope with the pain until we move. I now take 60mg of Prozac every morning and my 50mg of Trazodone each night ... . So far, so good. I've been on prozac for about a month now. We are in the process...

  41. My Four-Year battle with Anxiety
    ... a psychologist who perscribed me 20mg Fluoxetine ( Prozac ). That seemed to do nothing for me so I quit taking...
    ... like my body cannot tolerate the SSRI's, i.e. Paxil, Prozac , Effexor....those drugs send me sailing.....so, I...

  42. Anxiety With Depression
    ... to the others as I have only tried 2 (first one was prozac which I stopped after a week). I'm thinking of changing...

  43. zoloft? starter dose to 50mg
    ... last June (I think) and before that I was taking 40mg Prozac . I was first started on 50mg for 2 weeks, then to...

  44. Increased sex drive on prozac??
    ... I just started taking Prozac this week after switching over from Zoloft. I was...

  45. Question over Social Anxiety
    ... help lessen the intensity a bit. I was perscribed Prozac when I was 16, so those meds should be available to ... you would probably be an inhibitor like Elfkie said; Prozac , Zoloft, Paxil. I would suggest trying a variety...

  46. Anxiety Issue
    ... currently taken 3 0.5mg daily of lorazepam and 40mg of Prozac . I have been on the prozac for almost 4 weeks now...

  47. Zoloft Side Effects
    ... until this fall, when I stopped Zoloft and started Prozac , but I do indeed twitch. Is what you're describing...

  48. No one will HELP ME
    ... been prescribed over the years are:Zoloft, Paxil, Prozac , and Buspar, but that is all that I remember. I do...

  49. Anyone else have this problem?
    ... really weird, I just recently developed it. I was on prozac and buspar and they were starting to make my mouth ... twitch so I got off them (currently weening off prozac at 5 mg a day for the next week), anyways, the twitching ... s really weird, hopefully when I'm totally off the prozac this will go away, but as of now its making me very...

  50. Social Anxiety Keep From Working
    ... Today will be my 3 weeks that i have been taking Prozac along with Lorazepam and I still haven't had any good...

  51. Ativan
    ... After a BAD reaction to starting Prozac ....my Dr. wants to start me on Ativan for a couple...
    ... or depression as well? Since you are going off the prozac are they stating you on another anti-depressant? ...
    ... and some OCD issues). My doc was convinced that the Prozac would help with the anxiety and the OCD. Nope, not ... depression. However, when i had a bad reaction to the Prozac , he recommended the Ativan for a little while (4 weeks...
    ... sure that is what your doc was aiming for with the prozac as well. Maybe you should just ask to switch to a...
    ... Good point. I think that was the goal - use the Prozac for a long term SSRI to try and curb the anxiety and ... remeron wasn't right for me and switched me to the prozac (with bad results). I don't know what to do anymore...

  52. VEry nervous about starting Paxil - any experiences?
    ... feel worse in the beginning but it is not as bad as Prozac . Eventually I did have to wean off of Paxil and got...
    ... weight, were gaining it. I would opt for Zoloft, or Prozac . Those have the least side effects with weight gain...
    ... a nervous break down..I was put on a low dosage of prozac ....now my quest begins to see if my body is dependant ... on these meds......I will try to get off of the prozac in a few months....best of luck to you.....bigbaz...
    ... first time in my 22 years, I guess they call it the " prozac poop out' that at 3 months you have to get your meds...

  53. Young, Free and Anxious!
    ... thought I had lost the plot. so my doctor put me on Prozac . I took it for about 8 days and decided I didn't want ... addressed in my head and thats what i'll do. i think prozac is there to dampen/ignore the problem and shut it...

  54. Prozac?
    ... dbirchum: I too am not dealing well with prozac and so many people say it is the least likely to have...
    ... You are not alone, I too had an awfull time on prozac , each day from day 1 got worse and as the prozac really ... for a week very suicidal, which I wasnt before the prozac . That is what put me off A/D's for years, I am now...
    ... I thought i was fine on prozac , but everybody else (friends and family) had a different...
    ... weird how drugs work,you thought you were great on prozac ,yet I was shockingly awfull. Ah! to be fearless, ... drug to make me feel like that back in the days , Prozac was hailed as the new wonder drug and at the time ... were many movies around and references to just pop a prozac and you will get a great high etc,, that sure wasnt...
    ... and I will check on this. I am only on 20 mg. of prozac at night (after Dr. had me try prozac weekly, BAD...
    ... weird how drugs work,you thought you were great on prozac ,yet I was shockingly awfull. Ah! to be fearless, ... drug to make me feel like that back in the days , Prozac was hailed as the new wonder drug and at the time ... were many movies around and references to just pop a prozac and you will get a great high etc,, that sure wasnt ... Are you better now? Sue . Hi sue. I was given prozac when it was all the rage, obvioulsy it sent me loopy ... suffer cause im scared of taking anything due to my prozac experiance (that and withrawls from seroxat - that...
    ... with a psychiatrist about my issues and he prescribed Prozac . I was weaned off the Remeron for about one week ... and was taken a smaller dosage while i started the Prozac . I believe I was on 10mg of Prozac (could of been ... He said it sounded like i had a bad reaction to the Prozac and it induced a panic attack (something i never experience ... normal. He said it would take a little while for the Prozac to work its way out of my system, but this is over...
    ... I mean, this is a nightmare for me. Before the Prozac , i was a normal, anxiety-ridden guy who coped very...
    ... I mean, i was NOT at all like this prior to the Prozac , now I can't fucntion/concentrate at work like I could...

  55. Anyone on more than 100mgs of Zoloft??
    ... I'm on Prozac now, but this past summer I was up to 250 mg. The ... after two-and-a-half years of use, so I switched to Prozac , 40 mg. I started only on 25 mg of Zoloft in 2002...

  56. Out of it Totally
    ... on Paxil Cr for 2 weeks, then to Lexapro, and then Prozac . I'm a benzo called Lorazepam for my anxiety but a...
    ... be about 3 weeks and that was Paxil Cr. I'm giving Prozac a shot because I was doing alot of reading on Paxil ... want it all to go away. This will be my 9th day on Prozac and Lamictal. Still haven't felt any different but...
    ... times. I don't know but I just hope and pray this Prozac is my calling card that I have free life line infinite...

  57. Help Please! Generic Zoloft and Regular Zoloft!
    ... ingrediant in it, which in this case is Sertraline HCI. Prozac and Paxil (similar medications) have also lost their...
    ... it says "sertraline", it's generic. I have generic Prozac (fluoxetine) and Klonopin (clonazepam), and they work...

  58. Experience with Buspar anyone?
    ... Was on it previously with prozac , went off buspar because it made my face twitch. I...
    ... Was on it previously with prozac , went off buspar because it made my face twitch. I...

  59. What do benzos feel like? (Ativan, Valium, Xanax, Klonopin)
    ... ideal situation! :D Not to mention that I'm also on Prozac and Lamictal, which also cause drowsiness... :) I...

  60. Medication
    ... I was on prozac weekly and the side effects were awful. After 3 months...
    ... really tired. What other ones are more stimulating? Prozac is the most activating or stimulating of the SSRI ... Disorder be extra careful with Wellbutrin and even Prozac . These two meds are extremely stimulating and may...

  61. buspar
    ... I do not suffer from depression. I have been on Prozac (20 mg) and I can't take it. Can't sleep, I get dizzy...

  62. Celexa / Citalopram
    ... yes citalopram is one of many prozac type meds and may eventually help a lot, takes 2 to...

  63. Question once again, important.
    ... disolved under the tongue paxil and zoloft are both prozac type meds and may eventually help a lot but take 2...

  64. Anyone with Depression/anxiety in 30's
    ... welcome :) cipramil is a prozac type med that often helps a lot, the dose does often...

  65. What is Buspar?
    ... too addictive. I have tried an anti depressant ( Prozac ) for just 3 months, I felt quite happy, but the anxiety...

  66. Need some advice...
    ... medications I've taken (Effexor and Imipramine. I tried Prozac and Zoloft but they didn't work). Can anyone recommend...

  67. any advice about omega 3 fish oil
    ... flax, started it Sat. p.m. I am hoping to get off prozac weekly so will be talking with my dr. tomorrow about...
    ... health food stores own brand or another? I came of the prozac a few years back without any problems (other than...
    ... yesterday about the side effects I am having with the prozac weekly and was told to try it a couple of more weeks...

  68. Low dose Xanax at bedtime for anxiety/sleep
    ... take it again. Hopefully, the well-butrin, and the prozac she is currently on will control her anxiety during...

  69. High dosage of Zoloft?
    ... who weaned me off of the Zoloft, and began me on Prozac , 20 mg, which was increased to my current 40 mg slowly...
    ... huge reductioin in your anxiety since zoloft is a prozac or SSRI type, its likely others of this type wont...

  70. How Long for Prozac side effects to end !
    ... if your still suffering after 9 weeks this suggests prozac isnt the med for you has it reduced your anxiety? ... would have done so by now, if yes then swap to another prozac type AD, if not, then maybe try another AD of a different...
    ... edications, etc. He said I would need to be weaned off the prozac but that many, many people are having good results...
    ... I dont know how to wean off prozac weekly, maybe use ordinary prozac pills prozac...

  71. recommended meds
    ... anxiety with very little to no side effects. paxil or prozac any good?...
    ... zoloft, how long on it and what dose :) paxil and prozac are the same type, they are all SSRI type, you could...

  72. Your thoughts
    ... control over and it seems to be helping. I do take Prozac and it seems to help. I make the mistake of stopping...

  73. thinking about stoping meds
    ... MattC: I KNOW the feelings you are having. Take my prozac weekly on Tues. evenings (Dr. recommended p.m.) and...

  74. Sad, Lonely & Anxious
    ... tell this to my doc, she will just throw a packet of prozac at me, and make me put on another stone, but I am...

  75. anxiety or panic attacks
    ... valium type and perhaps an antidepressant such as prozac , panic attacks just happen, no point in trying to...