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  1. Despair, the kaleidoscope of pills and my story!
    ... Klonopin, Wellbutrin, Depakote, Seroquel, Ativan, Prozac , to self medicating with opiates, just to feel better ... until I got to see the Psychiatrist. I was prescribed Prozac for the depression and Topamax for the moods because...

  2. Acceptance of this disorder
    ... and 2 outpatient. I was on lithium and I believe prozac . I couldnt work and was in constant therapy. Yet ... was having a hard time. I stopped the lithium and prozac . It took ages but I started working again and life ... and had suicidal thoughts. I went on hormones and prozac . I quit my job in hopes of going home, but that...

  3. newbie
    ... been diagnosed with depression for years on and off Prozac and Zloft which made me very manic..And yes it runs...

  4. Seroquel XR and/or Zeldox
    ... i take seroquel for a mood stablelizer and take prozac for depression , i am bi polar . seroquel has been...

  5. What is wrong with me
    ... trusting people . Meds I have tried lexapro , prozac , dektapro and even seraquil. I just want these thought...

  6. new to lamictal.. having some issues
    ... anxiety and impulsivity. Anyways I am on 40 mgs of Prozac and have been on the starter kid of Lamictal now,...
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  7. Think My Meds Have Stopped Working! Any advice?
    ... have since gone back on my meds and my doctor added Prozac and that helps a whole lot so my advise is keep on...

  8. Tired all the time - and sick of it!!!
    ... hated being around me. I went back to wellbutrin and prozac for my depression. What about other depressive...

  9. Listen to the doctors! (sorry kinda long)
    ... back on it until I stablize. He also gave me low dose Prozac to deal with the depression it caused, but three days...

  10. Major Depression/Skipping Lamictal?
    ... of this or could it be something else? I am also on Prozac 40mg/day, Klonopin 1.5mg/day, and 5 mg of Seroquel...

  11. which illness?? which problem?? which board?? help!!!
    ... been on MULTIPLE anitdepressants over the years, from prozac , to zoloft, effexor and most recently lexapro which...

  12. best med with wellbutrin???
    ... take Lamictal with Wellbutrin. My doc added 5 mg of prozac at night. Works like a charm, just enough to take...
    ... Prozac and wellbutrin may be the answer. I thought about...

  13. Don't know what else to do...please help.
    ... wellbutrin, wellbutrin sr, wellbutrin xl, zoloft, prozac , trazodone, elavil (not to mention the many tyricilics...

  14. Fed up!
    ... stablize my heart. Along with serequel I was taking prozac , but they kept me on that. I don't know anymore...

  15. Taking Topamax along side Lithium
    ... Today I take Topamax, Abilify, Lamictal and just added Prozac 9 months ago. The Topamax works great for me. I...

  16. Just existing
    ... middle school. The first drug I was treated with was Prozac and I was on it for quite awhile until the point where...
    ... antidepressant like Wellbutrin might be okay (I take that - Prozac was a total failure drug for me, too), and sometimes...

  17. I'm new
    ... another shot, in the past I have been on Effexor, Prozac , Paxil, Wellbutrin, Risperdal, Depakote, Topamax,...

  18. A roller coaster ride
    ... never seemed to continue working, Risperdal, lexapro, prozac , lithium, etc. Unfortunately I always turned to self...
    ... start seroquel again and beg the doctor to let me try prozac becuz i havent tried it yet and maybe it will work ... , something has to give! I have only been on prozac for 4 days so just a few weeks to go to find out woohoo...

  19. Bi Polar; Epilepsy: OCD
    ... were trating that at the same time. I began taking Prozac . HATED IT. I could have cared less what happened to...
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  20. cancer and depression
    ... not a primary care physician. my physician gave me prozac and lexapro and both sent me into a manic state. ...

  21. It's official
    ... like you I never thought the highs were a problem. prozac always made me a zombie and wellbutrin made me worse...

  22. Hi! I'm New, Please Help
    ... it started but my primary care physicians had tried prozac last year and lexapro this year to no avail. I had...

  23. Nortriptyline with Lamictal
    ... I have just recently been changed from Prozac to Nortriptyline. I have been taking it for a week ... now and I had been off the Prozac for a month. I almost feel like the Nortriptyline ... almost like I am on no meds at all. I had been on Prozac for several years but recently maxed out on it. This...
    ... how you are them. From my experience coming off Prozac , the withdrawal from that alone can make you irritable...

  24. Do meds actually work.
    ... I take 250mg lamictal and 500mg of seroquel plus prozac but I was taking that before I was dx'd with BP II...

  25. Getting "Comfortable" with Bi-Polar
    ... Lamictal has been a constant, but I have tried Geodon, Prozac , Effexor, Wellbutrin, and a whole bunch of other stuff...

  26. Abilify
    ... I'd call my doc and ask. But I take drug combo - Prozac , Abilify, and drug for ADHD so its complicated. Doctor...

  27. lamictal...what is it?
    ... My doctor just put me on Lamictal. I've been on Prozac for many years and he thinks this combo will work...
    ... mean a small increase in the Lamictal. HOw long on Prozac ? When I was taking that, I was very agitated, jittery...

  28. Antipsychotics & mood stabilizers when depressed VAST majority of the time?
    ... much. I think I probably had the best response to Prozac of all the ones that I tried but then again I'm not ... sure if it was the Prozac or the temporary dramatic improvement in my life situation ... I was on the medication at one point (I have taken Prozac I think 3 different times with gaps of time in between ... bad response to Symbyax and called him, I requested Prozac instead. His reply was that an antidepressant wasn ... ago. I haven't had any since. I think I was taking Prozac at that time but not really sure. I'm just wondering...

  29. Going off Lamictal
    ... reaction to SSRI's. Never had a manic episode except from prozac . So things have been really good. Everything in...

  30. Question? I seem to be the only person
    ... Previously I was dx'd with depression and have been on Prozac and Zoloft for the past 20 years. For some reason...
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  31. Lost them for good......
    ... The medication (Lamictal 200mg, Seroquel 400mg, Prozac 40mg) has actually done wonders for my mood and my ... talking in my sleep. Watch out for the SSRI's ( prozac , celexa, ect.). Keep posting, let us know how your...

  32. what goes up, must come down.....
    ... my doc about doing that before, when I was taking prozac and wellbutrin, I just went off of them when I started...

  33. Any Experience with Topapax?
    ... am on Topamax. I also take Lamictal, Abilify and Prozac . I lost 25 pounds in a couple of months after starting...

  34. Feeling A LOT better!
    ... bipolar I with psychotic features. Antidepressants: prozac , paxil, lexapro, wellbutrin xl, effexor xr, zoloft...

  35. Opinins please before I tell my psych all of this information. Am I Crazy?
    ... of Anafranil at night. (I was allergic to Lexapro, Prozac , and Zoloft). I haven't told ANY of this to my...

  36. Ok ladies...PMS and bipolar
    ... here have PMDD? I think I may have that and hear that prozac works for it. But I suppose going off the meds for...
    ... Prozac works great for my PMS. In fact, if I don't check...
    ... .. A LOT of people that are bi-polar cannot take Prozac , it will throw them into Mania.. The connection...

  37. so many meds so many side effects
    ... mood stabilizer now, in combination with Effexor and Prozac . It seems like most of us use a 'cocktail' of different...
    ... caused my hands to shake and for me to gain weight. Prozac didn't work very well. Cymbalta helped a little....

  38. racing thoughts
    ... Stimulants seem to increase it for me. My doc increased prozac from 10mg to 20mg several weeks ago and I take 7.5mg...

  39. Bipolar/ADD
    ... years have been on either Lexapro Wellbutrin and now prozac . Doctors had diagnosed me with Generalized Anxiety ... and have been taking Zyprexa, Lithium, clonazapam, prozac and now taking stimulant meds for ADD. I'm just wondering...

  40. Mild Bipolar Disorder?
    ... polar. When my ex cheated on me I started taking prozac . After about 4 years I finally found a doc who told...

  41. Getting so frustrated
    ... Lamictal because I have a severe needle phobia. I was on Prozac and Lithium, but when I found out that Lithium requires...

  42. Abilify
    ... originally she was on paxil then they changed to 20 mg prozac and 7.5 mg Abilify and I have noticed a really good ... effect, the doctor wants to bring her down off the prozac and just keep her on Abilify she has depression and...

  43. DRINKING alcohol and taking meds...........
    ... no alcohol - period. I have done that. I'm also on Prozac , Tompac and Klonopin cocktail. But I'm guilty of...
    ... no alcohol - period. I have done that. I'm also on Prozac , Tompac and Klonopin cocktail. But I'm guilty of...

  44. Tips and Tricks?
    ... very best advice is to up your meds when you need to, Prozac is a life saver for me, I'm not sure I would still...

  45. Prozac
    ... such a common problem with these meds. I had that on Prozac , switched to a little Luvox and Wellbutrin, and no ... pdoc be able to put you on something other than the Prozac ? I don't know if your other meds can have that side...
    ... I agree, prozac definately affects my libido, so I have to decide...

  46. Meds are Depressing
    ... ve tried Risperidal, Geodon, Seroquel, and I've had Prozac , Zoloft...gawd, there's more but my brain freezes...

  47. So hard living with this disease
    ... been using a cocktail of wellbutrin, trileptal and prozac for a while now, and I bumped up my prozac for the...

  48. I was just diagnosed as BiPolar this morning.
    ... great. I use it in combination with wellbutrin, and prozac , sometimes xanax when I'm feeling overwhelmed or stressed...

  49. What can I do? (pt 2)
    ... yourself out of depression ( for me second only to Prozac !;) )Just knowing this is an episode that will pass...

  50. Was prescribed Seroquel Xr for bipolar
    ... what he prescribed me wasn't working, which was 40mg Prozac once a day and 50mg Trazadone once a day at night ... anyways today I went and he decided to up my dosage of Prozac to 60mg and put me on this Seroquel Xr once a day...
    ... Well she decided to give me Welbutrin instead of my prozac . As for the Seroquel Xr, I'm still taking it but 300mg...

  51. Hi everyone
    ... outdoor activites, etc. I just had my doc bump up my prozac , and it's helping alot. I have also thought about...

  52. Questions about bipolar and hypomania
    ... went through a period of mania after being put on Prozac . (I take other meds, too). I felt super! I didn't...
    ... recently on Lamictal, which has helped more than all the Prozac and other drugs I've been prescribed over the years...

  53. What Meds Are You On?
    ... I take Topamax, Lamictal and Abilify. Prozac was added 3 months ago for depression, however, I...
    ... off Effexor because of high blood pressure. Then Prozac and Lithium which worked great for about 2 years and...
    ... Lithium-great but effexor caused high blood pressure Prozac and Lithium- good for 2 years Lexapro, Depakote,...

  54. Prozac causes mania....then depression?
    ... remember a thread somewhere on this. Anyway, I took prozac once when I was depressed and having issues. It was ... was in full blown mania. Thank God I was already on Prozac , cause that made me very depressed. I called the dr...
    ... doing its job, you shouldn't be so affected by the prozac . I gather you are still taking it? I'm sure you...
    ... Hi, I took Prozac for years; it was the designer drug of choice, and...
    ... I was also on Prozac = for 7 years and had to keep increasing the doseage...
    ... always, are you taking prozac for the eating disorder, or depression? It is actually...
    ... least it did for me when I took it years ago. I take Prozac for depression. I also take Topamax as a mood stabalizer...

  55. 20 years and still a stalemate
    ... me and taking me to the hospital where I was put on prozac . That didn't last long. They just didn't know what...

  56. I need help
    ... counsellors and am due a fourth, 3 GP's and been on prozac last year, deleted i get phases of OCD tendencies...

  57. the symptoms of being bipolar :(
    ... Im currently seeing a psychiatrist and Im on prozac , but I feel the prozac isn't enough, cause I still...
    ... First I have to say that you need to get off Prozac .. Antidressant's and BP does not mix well you need...

  58. Still misunderstood! Or am I?
    ... They started me with things like valium and prozac , moved on to seroxat, amitryptaline, Lustral, Risperdal...

  59. Ive screwed up big time
    ... was Diagnosed earlier this year with BP and was on prozac for about 3 months before being seen by the Pdoc etc...

  60. wellbutrin
    ... Wellbutrin for bipolar depression? I did well on Prozac but my insurance no longer covers it. I understand...
    ... My son has used both prozac and wellbutrin. I'm surprised your insurance will ... not cover the prozac . We pay for all of my son's medications. The prozac ... good. Welbutrin is in a different class than prozac . It is not a SSRI so I am surprised it would be suggested ... as an alternative to prozac . It is frequently used for bipolar depression in...

  61. Depressants not working, Dr. added Deplin 7.5mg - ??
    ... called the Dr. yesterday and he said NO don't take the Prozac and Effexor together for more than a few days. ...

  62. Need Help Med Combo: Effexor/Prozac/Lamictal Anyone???
    ... to the Effexor. He had me on both Effexor and Prozac for a week - so I know they are not conflicting meds...
    ... wondering if anyone else is on 2 and if by chance they are prozac and effexor. Does anyone take St. Johns Wart...
    ... I came out briefly while I was transitioning from Prozac to Effexor - I was on both at the same time, then...

  63. New here and dr thinks I may be Bipolar!
    ... when I was going through my divorce, then switched to Prozac and most recently have been on Lexapro 30mg! I tried ... better soon! The doctor has told me that Zoloft, Prozac and Lexapro are not always the best choices for someone...

  64. Interview today
    ... to go with your stablilizer. Have you ever taken Prozac ? I know it may not be the best out there, but it...

  65. Anyone know of a good mood stabilizer to go with Effexor and Risperdal?
    ... Dep are very effective together. Symbyax is zyp and prozac ....

  66. PDr. on Friday...just in time for a crash
    ... antidepressent... I was switched from Effexor back to prozac prior to being diagnosed as BP. I'm thinking about...
    ... controversial but many think that all of the SSRIs ( prozac , paxil, zoloft) can also cause this. Tshol has...
    ... eventual dose will be 200 - 300 mg. He did change my prozac back to Effexor ( which was better for me). The...

  67. BP 2 & Low Testosterone at 26 Years Old
    ... Anxiety & depression: Effexor, Effexor XR, Cymbalta, Prozac , Zoloft, Lexapro. Sleep/Insomnia: Sonata, Ambien...

  68. some moral support, pls - crashing
    ... doing five laundries. Ugh. I just started him on Prozac , but that will take several weeks to click in. ...
    ... to focus on (slight grin here). I am giving them Prozac , of all things. And moved my bed away from the window...
    ... very good, maybe a bit too good. My cats are on Prozac , not me! I started it Monday with two of my males...

  69. Anybody know if Depakote or mood stabilzers come in a liquid?
    ... a pharmacist to put something up for you. I know Prozac comes in liquid form. Depakote might, since it's...

  70. The fun never ends
    ... she was on Adderall, Trazadone, Abilify, Lamictal, Prozac . The hospital pdoc said she was on so many medications...

  71. Please help or give suggestions
    ... ailment, you would be depressed too. I have been on Prozac , Zoloft, trazadone, celexa, the whole works.. I obviously...

  72. Is there any protection laws against getting fired if you have bipolar?
    ... battling with myself for years now and decided to go on prozac which worked for alittle while but then I switched...

  73. Zyprexa
    ... gained about 20 pounds. I started taking it with Prozac for anxiety but now it's pretty much just a sleep...

  74. Scared...Feel like I'm losing my mind
    ... better today... that is good. I have been on Prozac for 7 years... it stopped working and I was s****...

  75. Am I or Aren't I?
    ... misdiagnosed with depression and simply treated with Prozac for years. It wasn't until my mother in law died...