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  1. Long post - need some major help
    ... doctor there, who said I had dysthymia. He gave me Prozac , but the pills were going to cost me $60, so I stopped...

  2. Wrong meds?
    ... avoid the stigma. The same thing has happened with Prozac . Prozac is also marketed under the tradename Sarafem...

  3. Nausia with Depakote??
    ... then go away after that. One exception for me was Prozac - my body never adapted to it and I had to switch ... to another antidepressant after two months on Prozac . You are putting a powerful substance into your...

  4. Am I Bi-Polar (I know, this question again)
    ... but i wonder if i need something stronger. i'd taken prozac years ago and i remember really telling a difference...

  5. Im nervous about starting the medication!!
    ... contains Varporic acid since 2 years. I was taking prozac since 1997 along with tranqulizers for anxiety, panic ... to get better. Than after 6 months I stopped taking prozac , but than again I started to get panic attacks. Since...

  6. Meds are not working need advice.
    ... exercise everyday. Its really great for your mind. Prozac is really good too. Even though people have blamed...
    ... has helped me so much, and saves time. I did try Prozac once for temporary use for depression, but it made...
    ... uncommon with most meds out there. I've taken Paxil and Prozac . If I had to choose, I'd take Wellbutrin over the...

  7. how do I NOT be so compulsive?
    ... oxalate (Lexapro, Cipralex,Esertia) fluoxetine ( Prozac , Fontex, Seromex, Seronil, Sarafem, Fluctin (EUR)...

  8. So confused...questions???
    ... (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors) such as Prozac and Zoloft are commonly used for unipolar depression...

  9. When do people genereally have symptoms ?
    ... I Had depressionfor a long time started prozac in 1992 was diaginganised with eveything from distimia...

  10. Medication weight expectations
    ... stabilize, she's going to add an SSRI like Paxil, Prozac or Zyprexa. Since August, I've lost about 30 pounds...
    ... other medication. I'v heard you can lose wieght on Prozac , but then i had a cousin who gained weight whilst...

  11. Med problem- major help needed-long sorry
    ... to do?". Well I finally got her to prescribe to me prozac , which is the very first med I started 12 years ago...

  12. Lithium,Zyprexa or Hospital
    ... on and some antidepressents have caused drowness. prozac caused me to gain 30 pounds not suppose to gain weight...

  13. Treatment Resistant........
    ... you for posting again. I have had a child while on prozac . I know that many ob's are o.k. with their patients...

  14. Topomax for sleep?
    ... am a twin, and my sister and I each took Paxil and Prozac . The drugs both reacted differently toward both of...

  15. Mood Stablizer with antidepressant?
    ... I've taken prozac , paxil, zoloft, lexapro....... They all worked for...

  16. Could I be Bipolar
    ... what my MD said was clinical depression, he has me on Prozac , Wellbutrin and Lorzapam. Recently went to Physicatrist ... with the other meds. She wants to get me off the Prozac if I can tolerate the Depakote, I have been on Prozac ... years and just started the others a few months ago as Prozac did not seem to get me out of the funk, just want...

  17. new here and need to vent
    ... on valproic acid, mirtazapine,seroquel, zyprexa and prozac . I have put on 50 lbs and that really makes me mad...

  18. Bipolar I - only one "episode"?
    ... Asperger's, and I've been on Zoloft, Lexapro, and Prozac (which I'm now weaning off) for my OCD, so if you...
    ... Asperger's, and I've been on Zoloft, Lexapro, and Prozac (which I'm now weaning off) for my OCD, so if you...

  19. lamictal?
    ... even trying to concieve. I remained on Wellbutrin and Prozac ....not doing well AT ALL. I would continue on Lamictal...

  20. New needing to talk!
    ... which they now call bipolar. My doctor had me on prozac and some other meds, but I ended up giving them all...

  21. meds/pregnancy
    ... meds, and Haldol, and in some cases(as neccesary) Prozac are reccomended as safe during pregnancy for bipolar...

  22. Unusual Symptoms ?
    ... lithium and depakote. Didn't help, so I went back on Prozac which my family dr. has had me on for approx 12 years ... for seeking help years ago, was anger. When I'm off Prozac , it returns. But I'd like to find a way to stop the...
    ... switch into the "high" position. If you've been on Prozac ONLY for 12 years, and you have only experienced periods...

  23. 12 yr old bi polar
    ... SOMETHING OTHER THAN AN ANTIDEPRESSANT? SHE WAS ON PROZAC FOR ABOUT 6 MONTHS HOWEVER I NEVER SAW THE MANIA WHILE...

  24. Not working
    ... my symptoms and said "oh you're bipolar here's some prozac and welbutrin good luck." when I asked him if I should ... finally have a psyciatrist who changed my meds to prozac and lamictal. She never once questioned my PCPs diagnosis ... have all the symptoms but herein lies the problem. Prozac 20mg and Lamictal 300mg do nothing for me. I still ... other. Has anyone else had this problem. I mean...it's prozac , it should fix the problem shouldn't it??? My psychiatris...
    ... to you would be to ask your doctor to wean you off Prozac . I can't believe they have you taking it. It is common...
    ... but i feel like if i go off prozac my depression side will only get worse, it's not helping ... normalsy or don't think i'd know it if i felt it. prozac is supposed to make you happy right? well i don't...

  25. Lithium forever?
    ... anxiety. Started back on klonopin. We've tried the prozac , celexa and both caused more anxiety. Now I''ve been...

  26. Anyone try Elavil?
    ... it works, how it works, side effects, I have taken prozac and zoloft in the past and it worked fine ( at different...

  27. BP, I don't think I am, but.........
    ... never been like this before. Oh, and I had taken prozac and zoloft years ago, worked well for a few months ... . Tried the prozac again just recently, made my anxiety worst, same thing...

  28. I Can't Stop Crying...will Someone Tell Me He/she Did Not Gain Weight On Cymbalta?
    ... it's an SSRI, right? Anyway, when i started taking prozac I heard from some people they had gained lots of weight...

  29. I think that I might have BiPolar...
    ... several medical issues that I have. I have been on Prozac , and on Zoloft...and haven't had any luck on them...

  30. Changed my meds
    ... doctor today and he put me on a low dose of zyprexa and prozac . Does anyone else take these meds? Would like to...

  31. Is he BP? Please help!
    ... today a GP? My husband's doctor (GP)that put him on Prozac called to see how he was doing on it. So far so good ... . He was put on Prozac a couple of year's ago, ( for depression) did really ... :) Well he went through $20,000 before the first prozac was given to him. Then he was fine.Went off Prozac ... and 10,000 went somewhere?? Now i watch the prozac as it goes down his throat :D He went on his own ... day he just took over everything, and with out the prozac he becomes a nasty person. My husband never did drug...
    ... he needs a good shove here.his GP that has him on prozac told him if this doesn't work you need to go see a...

  32. Hi everyone! I'm new here...
    ... was 15. I attempted suicide 3 times. I was put on prozac after the first attempt but it made me worse. I was...

  33. Child switching meds-Desprate...need HELP!
    ... "Yeah? Is that why He gave man technology to make prozac then? Just to help me out?" He only laughed and reminded...

  34. Abilify Topamax and Prozac
    ... meds that made me have a miscarriage).. it was the Prozac . Thanks for your help. -Amanda...

  35. Trouble sleeping, I take Benadryl Every night. Please Advise
    ... doxepin (Sinequan), nortriptyline (Pamelor), fluoxetine ( Prozac ), sertraline (Zoloft), or paroxetine (Paxil); or ...

  36. Side effects of Anti-Depressants in Bi-Polar Disease
    ... prescribing information of such anti-depressants as Prozac , Zoloft, Paxil, and Over the Counter Alternative Medication...

  37. switching meds without tapering
    ... anxious and a bit "speedy". so i went back on an ssri ( prozac this time) and it seemed to mellow me out. ultimately...

  38. Bipolar Medications
    ... Menningers many times and anger management. I used to take Prozac and Depekote but stopped taking them around 16-17...

  39. Hospitalization
    ... enough. (200mgs). My pdoc had me try a low dose of prozac and said it should help with many things but if I...
    ... suited to the older ones? No idea why, but drugs like Prozac have always sent me crazy, I was on Amitriptilyne...

  40. disiplining a bipolar child, what are options?
    ... college, I hadn't yet taken my medications (I also take Prozac and Klonopin for my severe OCD and panic attacks)...

  41. Symbyax 12/50mg & Wellbutrin XL 150mg
    ... combination of anti depressants? The doctor said it was the prozac in the Symbyax that was causing it. I could either...

  42. weight gain
    ... understand the weight gain with the drugs as I took Prozac and Paxil and gained 30 pounds on those drugs. It...

  43. obsession issues
    ... effects, at least not any that differ from those of my Prozac and Klonopin... ;) What kind of things does your mind...
    ... Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI's) such as Prozac , Paxil, and Zoloft are often the first choice for ... Klonopin (what I take, in addition to the Lamictal and Prozac ), Xanax, or Valium may be added. If you have any more...

  44. Bipolar and pregnant ???
    ... get pregnant 10 years ago, I went off all my meds ( prozac , xanax and depakote, at the time). The pregnancy...
    ... for a baby. I'm on 25 mg of Seroquel and 60 mg of Prozac . I was told to think about the Seroquel more cuz according ... reccomened by a doctor, and then rely on just the prozac again. ~Jen...

  45. med question??????
    ... you're changing from one SSRI to another SSRI (say prozac to zoloft) they won't make you wait before starting...

  46. Questions about lithium
    ... I only got a manic episode when I first started prozac and since their little DSM bok says prozac may cuase ... all the time and have some OCD symptoms but anyway. Prozac was a miracle drug for me until for some reason around...
    ... manic episode while being on an SSRI, in this case Prozac , you are classified as having bipolar disorder. The ... would have ever become manic if you hadn't taken the Prozac - you simply may have remained having major depression...
    ... I only got a manic episode when I first started prozac and since their little DSM bok says prozac may cuase ... all the time and have some OCD symptoms but anyway. Prozac was a miracle drug for me until for some reason around...

  47. Lithium with Topamax
    ... point on Lithium and Topomax together (along with prozac and abilify). I had a really bad experience with...

  48. No meds....... Why Is things so peaceful???
    ... comes back with a vengeance. In the past I have had prozac , zoloft, Effexor and Buspirone for anxiety plus another ... these anti-depressants worked on me really except for prozac in the beginning it worked for about 3months and then...

  49. Is there any Bipolar med that DOESN'T cause Weight GAIN?
    ... J, Glad you lowered you dose of Prozac and got some relief. Before asking to change your...

  50. major depression.......new med help???
    ... xanax, klonopin, wellbutrin for anxiety; trazadone, prozac , celexa, effexor for depression; zyprexa, depakote ... always there. I currently take klonopin, depakote, prozac and now geodon. If this med doesn't work I am starting...
    ... taken every pill you listed with the exception of prozac and abilify. Geodon was not my cuppa tea. But my reactions...
    ... I ask if you take an antidepressant? So far only prozac has helped but it is minimal....

  51. Hypersomnia?
    ... minutes. She says she can't help it. She is taking Prozac , Abilify, and Vistaril. She is gaining weight, purging...
    ... to pinkky I was on prozac at one point and just taking it mad me tired, I was...

  52. Unmedicated Bipolar
    ... a size 3 to a size 7 in a matter of months. On Prozac , I might as well have been a zombie walking around...

  53. managing bipolar during pregnancy? (long)
    ... class B (I'm only talking about psychiatric drugs) is Prozac , and that it was only labeled that because it was...

  54. I think I'm crazy
    ... I'm scared she will just put me back on Effexor or Prozac (I have tried those as well as Lexapro and they didn...
    ... I'm scared she will just put me back on Effexor or Prozac (I have tried those as well as Lexapro and they didn...

  55. Lamictal Question
    ... thought I was a teenager but now ...lol. Thanks to Prozac that not only made me depressed it also robbed me...
    ... on anything for more than 5 seconds. Never been on Prozac , but other ADs like Celexa and Wellbutrin. Had no...

  56. Can you choose your own meds?
    ... see a doctor anymore and my script ran out, I was on Prozac , can I just go and ask for a doc and tell him/her ... Wellbiltrim, it doesn't have the same side affect that prozac has. and lithium sounds like a real good and serious...

  57. Cranky mean girl
    ... didn’t agree. I have been on Zoloft, Lamictal, Prozac , and Wellbutrin. My two current medications are 20mg ... Prozac and 150mg of Wellbutrin. Often times I disregard...

  58. Is anyone out there - I'm new here - thanks
    ... anyone know of medicines that have worked for them? Prozac does not work for me, nor effexor, nor depakote. Lithium...

  59. Medications...
    ... doctor was the same as yours - she said I was on paxil, prozac and welbutrin at different times and that they were...

  60. DEPRESSED with a capitol D ..........,
    ... you something to lift your spirits. I swear by my prozac , you know that. My little happy pill works wonders...
    ... you something to lift your spirits. I swear by my prozac , you know that. My little happy pill works wonders...

  61. Not sure what to do....
    ... had been discussed more than once. She just gave me prozac and ativan (30 days) to get me over a hump...

  62. Wellbutrin XL and Neurontin
    ... and support here. I've recently been taken off of Prozac and have switched to Wellbutrin XL and Neurontin....

  63. I lost it....
    ... wanted to let you all know. I will be ok, thanks to Prozac !! ;) Thanks again to all of you who have given...
    ... wanted to let you all know. I will be ok, thanks to Prozac !! ;) Thanks again to all of you who have given...

  64. Questions about rages
    ... Raging has always been an issue, but since he went off Prozac it has died down some. His therapist says that she...

  65. Mood swing help needed?
    ... any more. He talked to his doctor who prescribed Prozac 40mg, and told him that he wasn't BiPolar. The Prozac...
    ... believe that he is bipolar. Make sure he knows that the Prozac ain't cutting it and other courses of treatment should...

  66. How long does the depression part last?
    ... 20 years old, bye the way. The doctors only gave me prozac and nothing else. They told me to fill out a mood ... to develope this. I know I should go back on the prozac , but it's been over a month now. Why even bother....
    ... most of the time. I just want to add that I was on prozac too, and it just aggrevated my condition. I hope...
    ... meds and therapy that I need. I was subscriped to Prozac , so the docs are medicating me. Well at least they...
    ... I was put on Prozac years ago for depression, but really had BP. Now...

  67. I have some news.....
    ... she's so cute. Anyhow, I decided to keep taking prozac , by doctors all agree that it should be ok for the...

  68. Need some advice on "coming out"
    ... was diagnosed as having depression and was put on Prozac . In the three years that I've been taking medication ... diagnosis is (probably depression). My sister is on Prozac , also diagnosed with depression. I look back at my...

  69. Does this sound bi-polar? PLeAE READ
    ... him, it's me, and I take my chill pill as they say ( prozac , depakote). Btw, that lip problem is usually related...

  70. Med Question Scared to take them
    ... to get up from the bed. Then my doctor put me on Prozac to help me deal with the depression that my anxiety ... brought on. When I tell you that Prozac changed my life, that is not an overstatement. Talking ... to people was a terrifying experience prior to Prozac . Now, I can talk to strangers on the street and make ... conversation. Something I was incapable of before Prozac . One of my fears was about taking drugs. I thought ... and I'd become terminally ill. Well I have been on Prozac for three years now and although it hasn't been all ... conventional medicine has its benefits and miracles, Prozac is my miracle drug. Just the other day, I was feeling...

  71. Need some advice
    ... when I felt I needed it. I knew immediately that Prozac worked for me when the doctor put me on it, so when ... my dosage even though my doctor recently brought my Prozac dosage down due to the mania it induced. I was then...

  72. Feeling so down can't take meds
    ... surfing, escaping my life here. Used to be that my Prozac kept me upbeat and exhuberant about everything in...
    ... started taking my meds as prescribed and upped my Prozac and I snapped out of it and have been doing much better...

  73. New to side, need info on meds...HELP
    ... please bear with me...I currently am taking 40 mg of prozac and 30 mg of Cymbalta, both for depression...I've ... with sleep...Does anyone out there know if taking Prozac and Cymbalta together cause serotonin syndrome or...

  74. Relationships, Sex, and BP
    ... They could be the reason for your mania. I am on Prozac and Depakote The Prozac actually caused my mania ... depressed again and I HATE that feeling. I run and up my Prozac on my own. The Depakote doesn't seem to stabilize...

  75. I don't know whats wrong with me
    ... going to NA meetings. I have been prescribed to Prozac last Feb. after trying to commit suicide, but stop ... go out and buy them? I hate the side affects that Prozac gives me, is there any other meds to choose from?...