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  1. Looking at a few hard weeks
    ... Dr. had me stop the Lamictal, now I'm only on the Prozac - which does nothing alone. I'm afraid of these ... 225 mg. to mask it. I've recently been move back to Prozac - the first med I was put on 10 years ago. I take...

  2. A major crash
    ... he had increased agitaiton and suicidal ideation on prozac two years ago prior to starting the lamictal but we...
    ... I am just concerned becasue of his reaction to the prozac . He is only on 200mg of lamictal. Hopefully that...

  3. I Can't Sleep!!
    ... im not sleeping well. Could itbe my antidepressant Prozac ?...
    ... Hi, When I was put on Prozac , I had terrible insomnia. It's a well-known side...
    ... Seaturtle, Ive been on Prozac 20mg a day for almost 9 weeks now, and to be honest...

  4. Help me.
    ... 5150 72hr hold @ a mental hospital. Was diagnosed prozac , did not take it. I was always very attractive...

  5. Anyone living with BP w/o meds?
    ... translates to BP... I know and believe this. I was on Prozac before going into the hospital. I loved that stuff...
    ... into a manic state so I am leaning towards trying prozac . I got on this post to learn and share because where...
    ... and is known to also prevent relapses. I believe prozac is another antidepressant and as you can see the wellbutrin...

  6. Cyclomaniac
    ... you say about being on an antidepressant. I am on Prozac for the OCD. I think it did induce a kind of high...

  7. I don't even know what this post is about, sorry.
    ... demanded help ....Now ! He tried to put me back on the Prozac but protested I was going totally clean first to see ... of disulfiram if I need or want it. Prozac if I choose to take it. alcohol /...

  8. Slipping Again
    ... ve now stopped the Mirtazapine and also halved the Prozac dose back down to 20mg due to the side effects I was...

  9. anyone tried this med?
    ... Symbyax may be a new name but it's just a combination of Prozac and Zyprexa together. Zyprexa is supposed to augment...

  10. Myriad of Concerns
    ... variety). Years ago I had troubles with Paxil and Prozac . Paxil made me gain lots of weight quickly and had ... great sexual side effects. Prozac just didn’t seem to do anything. Now I’m afraid...

  11. Speeding up the recovery process
    ... taking them: Depakote Concerta Adderall Efexor Prozac ...

  12. weight gain and eating disorder
    ... I can't remember them all-Right now on Lithium and Prozac . But she makes no effort whatsoever to control her...

  13. I cant take it anymore!!!
    ... Im currently taking Prozac 20mg 10mg , Topamax 300mg, Vistaril 25 mg and Klonopin...

  14. the "doctor" is in - enter & vent!
    ... was making up symptoms, or that they'll only give me prozac , lost jobs, lost friends, rocky relationship w/ my...
    ... we went. Miracle of miracles, that, combined with Prozac , really did help her. His doc may have to up the meds...

  15. What were BP's like as children?
    ... and that is when I seeked help... My pdoc put me on Prozac and my world came crashing... I was on this drug...
    ... last I am on a mood stabilizer, off the high doses of Prozac they had me on (oh, dear), and starting to cope with...

  16. Depakote?
    ... on it and already hate the fact that I have to take prozac ... but thought that it might be wise to get more informatri...

  17. All about the new girl...
    ... He now on after many combo's depakote, abilify and prozac . My daughter gets migraines with her cycle and topamax...

  18. The Calm before the Storm-Any thoughts?
    ... first dx was major depression and he was started on prozac . At first he did well but after about 3 months we ... of Tourettes and a mood disorder. They stopped the prozac and began abilify and later added the lamictal. Our...
    ... up too. My son now is on Depakote and abilify and prozac . he sees a therapist wkly and psy monthly. I still...
    ... people--he on 10mg for a year now with depakote and prozac 40mg in morning and it helps his depression. You...

  19. need help with daughter
    ... Luckily for us, my daughter is on Lithium (cheap!) and Prozac (also cheap) and a med to help her sleep--because...

  20. Stopping meds...how long to bear the consequences?
    ... faithfully. I take 3 Lithium, 2 Depakote, 1 Lamictal and Prozac . i had hip replacement surgery 2 months ago and one...

  21. mania
    ... experiencing mania doesn't know it, and starts taking prozac ? will this fuel the mania or bring them down...
    ... Hi Distroyed... For myself Prozac fueled my mania even more, that was the time I got...
    ... out today that she is going to pick up a script for Prozac . of course I cant prove anything but my guess is ... she is already on her way up again and the prozac is going to make things worse. I guess it doesn't...
    ... is currently taking Trazodone and is going to start Prozac . she also has clonopins, but only takes as needed...

  22. Sick of cycling!
    ... option of trying lamictal but was afraid to and started prozac which is not helping.I am fed up with this,I can not...
    ... give the med a try, actually I was the same about the Prozac . I checked on the site "Bipolar Spectrum Disorder...
    ... depression got soo bad so fast. I am a bit better on the Prozac but it took me 2 weeks looking at the bottle to gain ... you mentioned and it is BAD at times even before the Prozac ,I tend to snap at the least little thing on some days...
    ... I forgot to mention, I was put on Prozac a few mos ago before they put me on Seroquel and it...

  23. Sleep problems/Abilify?
    ... and 150mg of Wellbutrin during the day with 10mg of Prozac . I find that I sleep great for about 4 hours and...

  24. Abilify causing depression?
    ... diagnosed sis that is and she is taking abilify and prozac . they are not working!!!!! she was previously on ... on 5mg of abilify and i believe she is stopping the prozac this week, how do we get her through this? i am lost...
    ... did. then they stopped the lamictal and put her on prozac combined with the abilify. she did well for about...

  25. Still wondering
    ... Oh I hope NOT this time!!) Oh yeah, and I am for Prozac for OCD,a nd I just re-increased my dosage, maybe...
    ... but it is significant that you just increased your prozac dosage. Did you ever get these highs before you started...
    ... input guys. Yes this has happened before I started Prozac for OCD. It is also like I am WAITING for it....
    ... mine left, since my OCD was under control with the prozac , he suggested just having it prescribed by a general...
    ... should not post this. Argh, I'll post it. Maybe the prozac increase has been making me a little hyper this time...

  26. Possibly bi-polar??
    ... your question,I have tried Paxil, Lexapro, Zoloft, Prozac , Cymbalta,Effexor,and I don't remember all the rest ... attack.Some of the others made me really depressed,the Prozac was one for sure.I am trying to take 50 mg. of the...

  27. Feeling Lost, Broken Hearted
    ... 16 1/2 he knows it all bp on depakote,abilify and prozac . Our son is seeing his weeking therapist and psy doc...

  28. Anyone out there finally diagnosed with BP II?
    ... taking trileptal and 2 anti-depressants, wellbutrin and prozac (as a trigger). I hope you can get stable, sounds...

  29. BP Husband-medication
    ... oh, gosh...2003. At that time he was on Lithium and Prozac . It seemed to work pretty good for him, he did feel...

  30. Recently Diagnosed Bipolar ll - Taking Lamictal
    ... the 2 you have are included with that, I know that Prozac and Lexpro do not work for me, they make me manaic...

  31. Hi
    ... 4support thank you for your response she is taking prozac but It doesn't appear to be helping much. Rose...
    ... Hi distroyed, If she is truly bipolar, Prozac probably won't help, in fact it could even worsen...
    ... thanks for the support. I tried to tell her that Prozac was not a good idea because it can push her into mania ... her responce was "ok Dr. Phil" and she is on Prozac I think because whenever she is at the Dr. she is...
    ... 4support thank you for your response she is taking prozac but It doesn't appear to be helping much. Rose...
    ... 4support thank you for your response she is taking prozac but It doesn't appear to be helping much. Rose...

  32. Hospital Admissions
    ... appointment with the pdoc. He's changing my Citalopram to Prozac to see if that makes a difference and we've decided...

  33. Anyone On 300 Mg. Lithium Because He/she Is On Another Mood Stabilizer As Well?
    ... my daughter takes 300 mgs of Lithium and 10 mgs of Prozac . Low doses of both, I know, but so far, so good. After...

  34. phases of "wanting" to be manic??
    ... and have never been diagnosed as bipolar. (I am on Prozac for OCD). Ever since I was a teenager I have had...

  35. What Are The Best Meds For Bipolar I Mixed/Anxiety/Borderline?
    ... made me feel inside, Lamictal, I got a nasty rash... Prozac and Lexapro made me maniac (anti depressants) and...

  36. Freaking Out

  37. IS ANYONE ON 600mg OF LITHIUM INSTEAD OF 900mg?
    ... on 300 mgs of Lithium a day, along with 10 mgs of Prozac . This combo seems to be working. I guess everyone...
    ... on 300 mgs of Lithium a day, along with 10 mgs of Prozac ...... She's still really messy, but hey, she's only ... her own!! Liz : Sounds like the Lithium and Prozac my be a winning combo. However,what do you really...

  38. having hard time
    ... hospital the doctor upped my dosage of lamictal and prozac and i'm feeling a little better had to go to the hospital ... while because I took an entire bottle of depakote and prozac but am doing better now thank god my mom found me ... mg,depakote 500 mg ,geodon 320 mg,seroquel 900 mg, prozac 60 mg,ivega 12 mg,toprol because my heart beats to...

  39. son just diagnosed with bp, need advice
    ... was diagnosed by her family dr and was prescribed prozac , only....hello....bipolar 101 that will put you into...

  40. Strattera For BP
    ... really hope this med will work for me. I also take prozac with it....

  41. Changing Doctors
    ... Effector, Smybax ( i gain weight on yuck ) and now Prozac 30mg. I've only been on that dosage for about...
    ... causing some of the bad side effects of medication like Prozac . If you take any Benzodiazepenes or sleep medicine...

  42. that was weird.........
    ... for the record im in treatment for depression, but prozac just sent me downward so now im on no meds and the...

  43. Doctor appt
    ... asleep at the wheel anymore!! I'm currently taking prozac 10 mg and zyprexa 5 mg. I will keep you posted when...
    ... changed my meds to strattera and continue with the prozac . Is strattera for bipolar? I was reading the insert...

  44. motivation problem/prejudiced against meds
    ... taking meds is concerned. I tried Wellbutrin and Prozac and had horrible experiences with both, they made...

  45. Introducing myself
    ... liked the second doctor better and started taking Prozac , which helped at first and then kept making me progressivel ... .. basically, I just went off the deep end taking Prozac . One night I swallowed an entire family size bottle...
    ... emotional drain. Right now ishe is trying Lithium and Prozac . She seems ok, maybe this will work. But the thing...

  46. Are they stupid or something??!!!!!!!!
    ... peoples and two psychiatrists. ive only ever been on prozac which was useless. im diagnosed with bugger all, i ... throw food. but these moods disappeared as i went on prozac , i slumped completley, the first week OCD tendencies ... havent been up in a long time even after i came off prozac .i get random days were i decide my career is going...

  47. Afraid to take Lexapro -- bp depression
    ... medications well. My past experiences with zoloft and prozac were very unpleasant--zoloft, had head tics (i know...
    ... it long enough to know if it would help me or not. Prozac gave me a continuous panic attack after only a couple ... I had some side effects at first, but nothing like Prozac or Zoloft....

  48. HELP! Effexor XR Once a Day Isn't Enough. Twice a Day Seems Better.
    ... different anti-depressants off and on over the years ( Prozac , Paxil, Wellbutrin, Zoloft), but I don't think any...
    ... different anti-depressants off and on over the years ( Prozac , Paxil, Wellbutrin, Zoloft), but I don't think any...
    ... different anti-depressants off and on over the years ( Prozac , Paxil, Wellbutrin, Zoloft), but I don't think any...
    ... amount of Zoloft I could no longer cry, it was weird. Prozac sent me absolutely CRAZY MANIC and is something I...

  49. Do you get these symptoms??
    ... since upping my prozac and starting tegretol i have pins and needle sensation...
    ... thread? thanks! HUGS! PS I have a weird story not from Prozac (but that is what kicked my other meds into craziness ... and I am now on K .5 mg and D 500 mg, because the Prozac affected to the other meds where I felt so dizzy and ... new meds as they no longer work! and only 4 days of Prozac taking the piss out of me. Lovely. Oh yea, you will...

  50. Unsure about bipolar diagnosis
    ... Mood Stabizing And Nightmares, In Morning He Is On Prozac And Not Often But Doc Gave Him Klonopin For Really...

  51. How long before meds work??
    ... Is it an individual thing? I have been taking 40mg prozac for years and just upped to 60mg a week ago - have...
    ... No not for bp. just the prozac and tegretol. 175 mcg for low thyroid thyroxine and...
    ... on this combination. I don't know anything about prozac ....sorry!...
    ... 1500mg and abilify 10mg at night but now he was put on prozac 20mg for 4wks with Klonopin only if he couldnt leave ... house. He told me he felt weird on prozac for 3wks but psy said say with it because he was depressed ... . Now he on prozac 40mg and he seems ok he also told me and psy he feels ... better now on prozac but to me it took long 3weeks. But when asking med...
    ... a hard time, but I can not do this alone! I tried Prozac for 4 days and hated it so I cannot help you there ... depressed and need coping skills then said ok try Prozac and no counseling or psychotherapy or whatever kind ... and you stop feeling anxious and weird. that is how Prozac made me, but worse I flipped out to manic for a month...

  52. Short Temper!!!!!
    ... tshol, i also take 60mg prozac , 160 mg of propanolol, 175 mcg of thyroxine, and i...

  53. Alcohol
    ... to self medicate in the evenings but now my dose of prozac has been upped to 60mg and ive been started on tegretol...
    ... to self medicate in the evenings but now my dose of prozac has been upped to 60mg and ive been started on tegretol...
    ... extra half a tablet of tegretol and take all 60mg of prozac this morning, rather than 20mg at night and 40 in...
    ... altogether sure I should be driving. Dont know if its the prozac and tegretol increase or the zopiclone decrease! And...
    ... altogether sure I should be driving. Dont know if its the prozac and tegretol increase or the zopiclone decrease! And...
    ... (supposed to be less depressed due to increase in prozac and introduction of tegretol). When will they work...

  54. posting for a friend, please help her!
    ... even though I would like it!) and they stuck me on Prozac which if you have read some of my other posts you...

  55. Bipolar II ? maybe? ....
    ... you all have a great day. jkm oh! p.s. I'm on prozac right now and although I have more energy and less...
    ... you read it yet... [COLOR="Green"]oh! p.s. I'm on prozac right now and although I have more energy and less ... Frustrating! Thanks again for listening. Clearly the prozac is not working but I'm so scared......
    ... dont trust doctors. [COLOR="Green"]oh! p.s. I'm on prozac right now and although I have more energy and less ... Frustrating! Thanks again for listening. Clearly the prozac is not working but I'm so scared... I can see why ... honest will help them figure you out too. I went on prozac for 4 days,. It made me flip out too, sounds similar...
    ... Prozac takes some time to get used to..but i have to be honest...

  56. finally got a new pdoc
    ... they just started maybe because a few days I was on Prozac , not sure if that triggered it. anyway so I am...

  57. Tegratol MG?
    ... Ive just started a meagre 100 mg a night plus 60 mg prozac . What benefits does the tegretol have. All I hear...

  58. Losing weight on bi-polar meds.
    ... On 1500mg Deparkote, 10mg Abilify At Night And 20mg Prozac In Morning Along With Asthma Medicine. So Good Luck...

  59. Back from 1st apt..got dysmythia..anyone know anything about it?
    ... everything out but no mention on bp. pdoc upped my 40mg prozac to 60mg a day and has added tegretol. I am also on...

  60. generic Prozac?
    ... I currently take the generic for prozac and it seems to work fine to me but I've never taken...
    ... am lucky! Thanks for your response- how does the prozac work for you?...
    ... Hi Greenidme, I Just Had To Look At My Sons Prozac , I Didnt Realize It Was Generic. It Took A Few Weeks...
    ... The difference between prozac and other makes of prozac is the capsule. I told my doctor I couldnt take fluxotine ... sleep etc and he said I would be fine with actual prozac and that it was the capsule which has absolutaly no...

  61. ADVICE NEEDED: Best Antidepressant for Bipolar I?
    ... ntidepressant is for someone with Bipolar. I currently take Prozac but notice that in the literature it lists mania and ... Psychiatrist for about 3 weeks now and have only been on Prozac (now 10 mgs, was on 20 for a few days) for that amount ... new Psychiatrist, he gave me the choice of either Prozac or Effexor. He told me that Prozac is better for Anxiety ... and Effexor better for depression, so I went with Prozac because my anxiety has been horrible for months. Although ... I always thought Prozac is the most stimulating??? I can't say whether ... or not the Prozac is working or will work at 10mg or even 20mg, so I...
    ... I'm BiPolar 1 as well and Prozac , made me extremely maniac!!! Right now I'm taking...
    ... person. my son has been on lexapro,cymybeax,effexor, prozac ,lithobid,sereqoul,wellbutrin ,zoloft,elavil and others ... waiting for the correct diagnosis. he told me that prozac was the most stimulating and made his insomnia much...
    ... Hi CA- I was at my best on Lamictal and Prozac . My insurance no longer covers Prozac so I am on ... I did not experience any mania while I was on the prozac , probably due to the effectiveness of Lamictal for...

  62. Has anyone found a decent med?
    ... That could be whats setting her off. Lexapro and Prozac in particular with the suicidal thoughts. I am...
    ... who has problems with meds.. Like Jess, Lexapro and Prozac worked against me not for me! I was on Lamictal...

  63. Bp teen, know it all and won't listen! HELP
    ... for the posts! My son is on Lithium, Risperdal, and prozac . He has been diagnosed for about 6 years, we've changed...
    ... As far as the Prozac goes, I know that makes a lot of other people (including...

  64. How long for Lamicatal to work?
    ... was going to work! They had to slowly ween me off Prozac before they could start me on Lamicatal so I was having...

  65. I am Bipolar w/relationship issues
    ... family practictioner diagnosing me when I told him the prozac was not helping my feelings. I talked to his nurse...

  66. Generic Lamictal (lamotrigine) experience
    ... noticed differences in other tablets like ibruprofen and prozac ...
    ... I have had trouble with generic Prozac ... but I've read now that when you take a generic...

  67. Need Help!
    ... and I got a rash.. Abilify made me manic, obviously Prozac and Lexapro made me maniac as well. We have to be...

  68. Trying to identify with BP-why theres selective anger
    ... to trying. the only thing is, when i was put on prozac back in september, i didnt go manic. i got very anxious...

  69. Another sleep study
    ... I don't know if you remember me, but I'm taking prozac and zyprexa for my bipolar. I went to the doctor...

  70. Can only function w/adderall-other issues.
    ... having them severely. I am highlymedicated with prozac and ritalin as well as lamictal though. Do you...

  71. Just Diagnosed after 17 years of hell
    ... Diagnosed also and was put on lithium I also take prozac . I do not have much information but wanted to let...

  72. Our Bipolar Kids---take 3
    ... And Not Having A Good Day. I Called His Psy He Added Prozac And Klonapin Well He Was Great Getting Up And Sleeping ... But Anyway I Took Him Off Klonopin Today And He Took Prozac But He Acted Real Slow. I Am Calling Psy Later Today...
    ... Instructions. The Fill In Doc Told Me Keep Him On Prozac And Cut Konopin In Half. I Know I Am Not A Doc And...

  73. UK docs deny BP - want me off meds that make me dizzy until they put me on new ones?
    ... people here also suck and think I am depressed I was on Prozac four days then I flipped out and had some kind of...

  74. UK Mental Health how does it work
    ... that I am NOT bp but depressed.... so they put me on Prozac and I flipped out and had to go off four days later...
    ... determines your mood and if you take an 'upper' such as prozac you might go hyper whereas if you take amytriptaline...

  75. Bad parenting?
    ... Now He Tells Me When He Depressed. He Just Put On Prozac With Depakote And Abilify. But In 10th Grade School...