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  1. Prozac and Wellbutrin XL
    ... Nuerontin, but had really bad side effects from it. The prozac works really well for the depression but makes me ... tried zoloft, nuerontin, lexapro to no avail. the prozac is the best so far. but since they have combined the...

  2. Rant! I Forgot!
    ... way. Have you ever thought of adding a AD like prozac to your mix? I don't know how it would work for you...

  3. "defining oneself" by their illness
    ... experience to allow me to dwell in depression, (the prozac helps). I look at this as another interesting experience...

  4. Gabitril Question
    ... s formulary. He put me on 100 MG of Geodon, (?) of Prozac and 150 Mg of Effexor. I got out and saw my regular...

  5. Lacking self confidence and motivation, little help please!
    ... In fact, my doctor told me he was putting me on prozac to help my pms, because I wouldn't agree to go on...

  6. Gotta vent - I want to scream!!
    ... have to pay out of pocket. Maybe by the time the prozac kicks in, I will feel better about the whole thing ... . But Gee, I'm starting back on prozac , and having steroids injected on the same day, so...
    ... me want to give up. Try to hang tough, I hope the prozac will work wonders and make you feel well enough to...
    ... I do finally get in to see that psychologist. The prozac is making me feel better, but I have had flu-like...
    ... Heather, good luck waiting it out. I am glad the prozac is helping you a little. I miss mine - LOL! You...

  7. Irritability???
    ... not crazy fun - LOL! I would love to hop back on prozac . I wish I knew then what /i know now, I preferred...
    ... ppd after the birth of my son last summer and put on prozac . I ended up raising the dose every couple wks, then ... fake, i was making it up, etc. My pdoc thinks the prozac was making me manic, up all nite, out running every...
    ... notice I am so easily startled now, just like with prozac . I don't mind that though, just sick of being a b...

  8. anyone on TRILIPTAL??
    ... rough time. Have been on Lamictal with no relief. Prozac has been increased from 60mg to 80mg and Triliptal...

  9. Bipolar Disorder & Sleep Disorder....,
    ... feeling better soon. My p-doc just put me back on prozac . I always thought that was bad for bp's, but I guess ... up here. Thank god!! I think between that, and the prozac , I might just be ok ;) ttfn (ta ta for now) ...

  10. hi, and short update
    ... live with that, no doubt. I actually miss being on prozac , when I was wired all the time. I am thinking about...

  11. Mixed diagnosis
    ... around 16 years of age, and back then had been put on Prozac , then Lithium and Amitriptiline. I am now 33 and had...

  12. down for a while...
    ... diagnosed with postpartum depression and put on paxil then prozac , then hospital with bipolar put on depakote and now ... lamictal. They also told me the prozac was making me manic. So far I wish I were back at...

  13. Life seems to Jump up and down
    ... partum depression and spent a few months on and off prozac . (once again denial would throw me off the meds)....

  14. how in the world...
    ... can I do. The coffee thing started when I went on prozac and I have never looked back. I could eat candy all...

  15. AM I Bi Polar
    ... Then I'm fine.... Like nothing happened. I take Prozac and adderall which seems to help a bit, but when I...
    ... you. Doctors are just so ready to stick people on prozac its not funny....

  16. Triggering a manic episode...
    ... When I was in my last depression, my doc uped my prozac 10 mg. and my welbutrin 150 mg. We kept them there ... I am thinking about asking about lowering my prozac but, I think the idea will be nixed because of my...

  17. addictions, side effects ??
    ... I developed the coffee thing when I first went on prozac last fall and never looked back. I tried to do half...

  18. Some questions
    ... also first diagnosed simply as depressed. And put on Prozac . I lost 20 lbs in three weeks, and was beyond manic...

  19. Paxil & Memory Loss/Trouble in School
    ... welbutrin or change something around for you. I take prozac and know that it effects my memory but, don't want...

  20. Think I am Bipolar...Need Advice...
    ... anxiety disorder about a six months ago. I was put on prozac ...but I went off because my husband said I was crazy...
    ... swings is to be on meds and the have a heathy diet. Prozac is good for the depression and the rage. Paxil isn...
    ... Depressiona and Anxiety back in November and they put me on Prozac and Trazadone (I have sleeping problems as well). ... I don't take the Prozac anymore (my doctor doesn't know), because I've always...

  21. Bipolar tried every med, Geodon questions
    ... of meds Ive been on since age 14 or so... Paxil Prozac Wellbutrin Depakote Klonopin Zoloft (at my own...

  22. Hi I'm new
    ... tomorrow. I have been on a variety of other meds.... Prozac depakote trileptal etc. They all had sie effects that...

  23. Lamictal in kids
    ... carefully watch for a rash we should be fine. The prozac hasn't helped the depressive side of the BP only created...

  24. Zoloft was not good for me
    ... I have been on Lexapro, Prozac , and Zoloft(current). I hated the lexapro. I dont ... worse in my life! I gained almost 30lbs on it. Prozac was taken a long time ago. I remember that it did...

  25. Manic episode - what exactly??
    ... But see, mine started when I started on prozac and then when I would go off it, I would get to a...
    ... But see, mine started when I started on prozac and then when I would go off it, I would get to a ... confusing to me!!! Thats what happens to me. I take Prozac , and for a while I stopped taking it, thinking it ... would go into a severe depression. But the thing is, Prozac is supposed to help with bipolar. I dunno. I just...
    ... No, the only thing i take is Prozac for my depression and Trazadone for sleeping. But ... the Prozac is supposed to help me with my mood but it doesn't...

  26. what do i do now???
    ... So lets see i had a kid in July, went on prozac in Aug. and off and on and off and on. Then in Jan...
    ... he got home and decided I would start back on 40 mg prozac . I still had a whole bottle left with a couple refills...
    ... was kind of disgusted too (thought I finally kicked prozac ), but I certainly did not want any part of the depakote...

  27. New & Question about meds and lows?
    ... Take Geodon as a mood stabilizer but, I have to take prozac and welbutrin to keep my chin off the floor. You...

  28. New question
    ... today. Here is what is happening. I was on and off prozac for a few months,quit and most recently put on depakote...

  29. Hey guys, Im new and learning to deal, any advice?
    ... everywhere...we're everywhere :D I am on Geodon 80mg, Prozac 40mg and Welbutrin 450mg. I like the combonation...

  30. New here
    ... was diagnosed with pp depression, went on paxil then prozac , then kept upping my dose etc. So I quit taking it ... in the evening. anyhow, I ended up eating like 30 prozac one morning and my husband found out and took me to...

  31. A bit of me and fluoxetine
    ... most bipolars need a mood stabilizer. Effexor and Prozac (fluoxetine) are not mood stabiliers as far as I know ... . I was on Prozac for over a year before I was actually diagnosed but...
    ... I'm number 4 here with a traumatic childhood. Prozac (fluoxetine) is an SSRI. It can actually cause manic...

  32. just found out and now scared
    ... they start you on any meds for bp. I am on geodon, prozac and welbutrin and it's working well for me. There...

  33. hmmm...could this be it?
    ... Geodon (Anti pshycotic used for mood stabilization) Prozac and welbutrin. We all are different though. It's...

  34. Help- BP and dating
    ... depressed. as i did, he started cheating on me, i went on prozac and started therapy, prozac threw me into a psycho...

  35. Looking for help with side effects
    ... GABA in the synapses of the brain (similar to what Prozac and related drugs do for serotonin) as a treatment ... those who are taking serotonin-based drugs such as Prozac should be careful about taking serotonin's precursor...

  36. I decided to...
    ... GABA in the synapses of the brain (similar to what Prozac and related drugs do for serotonin) as a treatment ... those who are taking serotonin-based drugs such as Prozac should be careful about taking serotonin's precursor...

  37. Please help now
    ... time. It happen to me the first time I was put on prozac by itself. I ended up in the hospital because of ... with no significant mania that I can attribute to the Prozac . I don't get the no depression thing either. I...

  38. Do you think i am over medicated??
    ... question! Yikes! I am on geodon 80mg once a day, Prozac 40 mg once a day and 150 mg of welbutrin three times...

  39. Confused about my mania and depression stages...
    ... having some mixed episodes. Now with mood stablizer prozac and welbutrin I only have to battle the occational...

  40. i am at my wits end
    ... the extreme anxiety and dep we tried effexor, and prozac .... both made me sleep like 14 hrs a night!! I cannot...

  41. Ok I'm depressed help!
    ... ago. That's what we went back up to. I also take prozac 40mg once a day and 80mg of geodon once a day. I...

  42. Severe Anxiety
    ... my comunity psychiatric nurse seems to think its my prozac having a reverse effect...I stopped taking this altogether...
    ... on was Paxil, an SSRI in the same class of drugs as Prozac . It made my panic attacks way, way worse. More frequent...

  43. Suggestions, please!
    ... have to take an antidepresent with my Geodon. I take Prozac and Wellbutrin for this. But you also have to keep...

  44. Help with meds
    ... now I am 30! For the depression I have been given Prozac , Paxil, Celexa, Welbutrin, and a few others. Now...
    ... means its not in the same class of drugs as Zoloft, Prozac , all those ones you mentioned. those are SSRIs) which...

  45. Bipolar unsure, trying to keep an openmind
    ... from one moment to the next. The doctor has my son on prozac , which makes me a little nervous but at the same time...
    ... of behavior in your son while he is on SSRIs be it prozac or any other,plus the family Hx of bi polar, get him ... originally Dxed with depression and was placed on prozac to start.He was,before the prozac was started.Still ... dog to death.within a months time after starting the prozac he told me that he just didn't 'feel right".this was...
    ... youngest son suffers from depression problems and is on prozac , but I notice that he seems to be manic as time goes ... feel he has depression and just needs to stay on the prozac , and also say that he does better on it then before...
    ... I thought that my son was doing much better on the prozac too,AT FIRST.Then things went down hill,and fast.But...
    ... sees just does not seem to do anything but prescribe prozac . Thank you so much for your response Marcia, I will...
    ... small town are a joke though, they only prescribe prozac for any little thing. Since going off to med school...

  46. Please help! Cyclothymic or bipolar?
    ... Geodon 80mg 1X a day, Welbutrin 150mg 2X aday and Prozac 40mg 1X a day. BUT!!! everyone is different! There...

  47. Cyclothymic
    ... started to manifest only after about a month of starting prozac .he was also switched to many other ones besides the ... prozac and all of them produced the same results.don't know...

  48. Unsure
    ... that i could have it, but is waiting to see if the prozac helps in any way. I also read through some of ... try to like feel better without meds? And will teh Prozac help in anyway?...

  49. Newbie
    ... I have been on Symbyax. I think its a combo. of Prozac and Zyprexa and is for Bipolar Depression. It just...

  50. picking up pieces/ bipolar ex
    ... time. I too went into counseling and I was put on Prozac . It helped tremendously :D . I need to mention...

  51. All natural form of Lithium
    ... anymore damaging than the meds that I had been taking... Prozac , Effexor, Lexapro and Wellbutrin (which I had horrible...

  52. Sneaking Suspicions
    ... When I was 32 I hit my manic crash after being on Prozac . It would still be 5 yrs before I got diagnosed bipolar...

  53. Neurontin making me more manic?
    ... III.He was only mildly depressed before starting on prozac .he ended up changing his entire personality on these ... meds.We tried prozac , with many ups in dosages(very bad idea),then we went ... son, in just a matter of weeks after starting the prozac , went from a kind hearted, funloving kid with a really...

  54. venting I think
    ... depression is getting worse, even tho I'm still taking my prozac @ 120mg a day, it's time. Every part of my life is ... anti-drugs. He tells me that I don't know what the prozac is doing to my brain and at one point I almost went...
    ... sprees as I do! :) if you are in fact bipolar, the prozac may actually be exacerbating your depression. that...

  55. Trileptal - Weight gain/Sleepiness vs. Depakote - Weight gain/Sleepiness
    ... do is gain it back and then some. When I was put on Prozac , I gained 40+ pounds, I lost it only to gain it all ... bakck again. Now, after years of being off Prozac , I have lost 20 pounds but I was just put on Depakote...

  56. Prozak headaches worse & ups gone?
    ... So I recently have started takeing prozac scince my phyc decicded to ignore my ups and say it ... had a mass there and its not the cause. So now the prozac makes these headaches less but worse when they come ... all I have is downs and there even worse before the prozac . I dont want to stop takeing it because I need what...

  57. Need someone to talk to....
    ... bipolar in 97. At first they had me on Lithium and Prozac . Then to Prozac only. Then to Lexapro only, then to...

  58. Effexor xr scare help everyone
    ... been the only drug to help my depression. I was on Prozac for 8 years before it pooped out. I than tried celexa...

  59. Meds- Help!!!!
    ... was never officially approved to treat depression. Prozac also has been approved, but it's not the first line...
    ... I had the same problem! I now take 80 mg of Prozac and 200 mg of Lamictal! Amazing outcome for me!...

  60. Anxiety in Bipolar
    ... it! So I stopped both and went back to my trusty Prozac and now need to find someone that will prescribe adderall...

  61. Lamictal....It's working!!!!
    ... Hi Everyone Ok I have (mild Bi Polar 2) Am on Prozac 40mg & started Lamictal 50 mgs 1 month ago. The...
    ... Lamictal works so well for me (50mgs). I also take the Prozac 40mg because to stop the OCD. I know many people...

  62. Can SSRI w/d trigger rapid cycling?
    ... dysthmia' or ongoing moderate depression. I went from Prozac to Paxil then Zoloft. IT seemed to work sometimes...
    ... 10 yrs.ago,before being diagnosed bp1.They gave me prozac for depresion and I can remember feeling like super...

  63. Trileptal Weight Gain
    ... I've been on 300 mg of Trileptal and 80 mg of Prozac for a few months now, and seem to be gaining weight...

  64. constant mild depression
    ... know if anything works. I've been on lexipro and then prozac for a few months now. Starting therapy on Thursday...

  65. New...my story
    ... I have been in and out of therapists offices, on Prozac for a while and ALL of them say I will never be truly...

  66. Lamictal side affects... what are they?
    ... creativity, mental sharpness etc.???? Also is anyone on Prozac (or any other antidepressant) with Lamital? :) Thanks...
    ... they all seeme dto fail after 3 months. INCLUDING prozac . Majority of SSRI's will cause sexual issues.. usually ... creativity, mental sharpness etc.???? Also is anyone on Prozac (or any other antidepressant) with Lamital? :) Thanks...

  67. Bi-Polar w/ ADD
    ... mistakenly diagnosed with Depression and placed o*n Prozac , which I can say (I had a field day with my Manic...
    ... mistakenly diagnosed with Depression and placed o*n Prozac , which I can say (I had a field day with my Manic...

  68. From Paxil to Lamictal - Please Help
    ... Hi Kimberly, I Have Bi Po 2 (mild). I am on Prozac now and am supposed to start on Lamital soon. I was ... -- Now for me I am going to insist to stay on the Prozac because the depression gets rough with out an anit...

  69. Anti-depressants and mood stabilizers
    ... citalopram (Celexa) escitalopram (Lexapro) fluoxetine ( Prozac ) fluvoxamine (Luvox) paroxetine (Paxil) sertraline...

  70. What do you tell the kids?
    ... cycles very quickly from what I have read).He was on prozac for depression for those 5 years, but after being ... even though he wasn't looking for it).He stopped the prozac because he thought it made him emotionless.The mania...

  71. Repressed Emotions(Mother is a Con Artist/I was Molested)-I think I'm bipolar!
    ... have a major history of depression, but have been on prozac , paxil and some others for short periods of time....

  72. scared, scared, scared
    ... part I got put on Lamictal immidiately along with Prozac . It took about 4-6weeks for it to get into my system ... nearly as many fluctuations and I'm weaning off the Prozac . My advice: try the Lamictal. So far it's helped...

  73. depressed but thinking i'm bipolar
    ... row with just "depression." i have been on celexa, prozac , something called geodon, paxil, effexor...nothing ... helped at all. prozac made me more hyper which is ok because i'm usually...
    ... row with just "depression." i have been on celexa, prozac , something called geodon, paxil, effexor...nothing ... helped at all. prozac made me more hyper which is ok because i'm usually...

  74. Very Very Sad
    ... know about the risks of giving out SSRI's (zoloft, prozac , paxil, luvox, effexor, anafranil) when there is even...

  75. Quit my meds - Alternative, Lithium Orotate?
    ... than good. Depression is a diease too and many take prozac or other drugs for it and reading what drugs like ... prozac do to people we are bound to prefer vitamins to drugs...