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  1. Former 5-htp users
    ... resumed as normal. I also might add that I was on Prozac for eight years, but I have been off of it for a year...

  2. Prozac Or Citalopram...
    ... still, all of this and it's not something reserved for Prozac as all SSRi's are capable of this effect! Now sure...

  3. Lexapro and Irritability
    ... possible that the dose is too high? Before this I took Prozac for many years but began to feel like it wasn't working...
    ... anything like weight gain? I didn't when I was on Prozac , but on Paxil, definitely!!!!...

  4. Any one this combination
    ... has been treated for depression/anxiety she was on Prozac and Dr took her off that and she has been taking Ablify ... getting anxious, the doctor just put her back on 10mg prozac increasing to 20mg so now she will be taking Prozac...
    ... gain issues with the abilify & Lamictal but then the prozac is to help with the anxiety, it is very difficult...

  5. Effexor XR=Mother's Hell On Earth(sort of long post)
    ... prescribed Effexor XR back in 2004 because we were told Prozac was not a good choice for him being so young. He...

  6. Emptiness and Meds
    ... amounts of time. My doctor just switched me over to Prozac today and I'm curious if anyone has gone from the ... you already feel that way?? Is there any hope that Prozac will help that feeling?? I hope somebody's had some...

  7. ~Gonna do it, made a appt for dr. Monday~
    ... doing so. Tomorrow, I'll start Fluoxetine (generic prozac ), and will need to call for counseling. Hope it...

  8. SSRI (lexapro) and no emotion
    ... I was emotionally numb on Prozac , which is the primary reason why I went off of it...

  9. Great for a long long time but now!
    ... came back! Fought it until I was 26 and then started prozac . Miracle drug! Been taking it ever since. Trouble ... better. This may be just in my mind I think as the prozac may not be working as well as it used to. Anyone here ... ever expericenced problems with generic prozac or had to up the dosage of the med? I really appreciate...

  10. out of meds
    ... have been on meds since january. i've switched from prozac to zoloft, and zoloft works better for me i think ... to imagine what 2-3 days will do to me. if i took prozac in place of it just temporarily, should it be alright...
    ... you until you can get your refill. I doubt that the Prozac will kick in in time to help you....

  11. Lost 20 plus pounds on anti-depressants
    ... pounds (with effort) while on Fluoxetine (generic prozac .) I kept it off for about five months, and then was...

  12. Meds for teenager--how to decide?
    ... many things about those 2 to be comfortable with it. Prozac or Zoloft are the next options. Which one should...

  13. Prozac..please, Please Read...
    ... Sounds very much like it could of been the prozac . I take generic prozac fluoxitine and its helped me...

  14. Pls Answer Me Nowwwwwwwwwww
    ... Used To Get A Treatment Of Depression For 9 Years Its Prozac And At The Start Of 2006 I Had A Very Bad Experience ... Experience Of Depression Cause Of My Long T Reatment With Prozac ? What Should I Do Now I Got Little Better But I Didnt...
    ... possible that you have had a relapse because of using Prozac for so long? Or that the med seems not to be working...
    ... possible that you have had a relapse because of using Prozac for so long? Or that the med seems not to be working ... thanx for replying to be clear i was treating with prozac 4 for 9 years and things was great but on 2006 sudenly ... the que:is this may be for the long treatment with prozac or what exactly? i hope that you can understand me...

  15. Depression/Anxiety Alternative to Lexapro?
    ... psychiatrist while keeping my job. My therapist discussed prozac with me, which is approved, but I really liked lexapro ... increase if needed. What a low range buspar and/or prozac dosage? I was on Lexapro 10mg and it worked well...
    ... includes lots of green foods in it. For you, the Prozac and the fish oil together might do the trick....

  16. I am miserable!
    ... misery. I went to a few therapists and was put on Prozac , which took the edge off the pain. Back when I had ... weird fluke, I was feeling better and stopped the Prozac . For the most part I don't feel as bad as I did ten...
    ... misery. I went to a few therapists and was put on Prozac , which took the edge off the pain. Back when I had ... weird fluke, I was feeling better and stopped the Prozac . For the most part I don't feel as bad as I did ten...

  17. miss my friend
    ... REALLY struggling financially, always giving me his Prozac samples that a drug rep had left with him.:) I finally...

  18. Just sending this out to Cyber Space...
    ... my time know trying to feel better...I've been on prozac five yrs ago but stopped. I had a baby 4 months ago...

  19. PMDD/ Premenstrual Dysmorphic Disorder
    ... Did you try Prozac ? I didn't develop PMDD until I went on Yasmin Birth ... pretty much an emotional mess, so my doctor put me on Prozac for 2 weeks per month, and it worked wonders. I've ... working how I wanted it to, and I don't have to take the Prozac anymore. But the Prozac was definitely a help. You ... like doctors almost are getting away from subscribing Prozac nowadays, so I thought I'd ask....
    ... hello, thanks for the reply, yea i tried prozac , no help at all. im on celexa 40 mg now and its not...

  20. How do I know for sure?!
    ... me to a psychiatrist and repeat my prescription of prozac , a counsellor said he doesn't think there's anything...

  21. Sexual desire and depression meds
    ... sex drive. After a few weeks on 20mg of fluoxetine ( prozac ) I have much more of a sex drive than before.For an...
    ... about this when I went on Fluoxetine 20mg (generic Prozac ) but I've noticed no difference in my sex drive. I...

  22. Brain altered after long term use of AD's?
    ... Prozac Backlash is an informative book written by a Harvard...

  23. Does Prozac slow your metabolism down
    ... [QUOTE=Kim020305;3606362]Does Prozac slow your metabolism down Yes. That does not mean...
    ... know where the info is available. I was unaware that Prozac actually slows down the metabolism....

  24. Happy moments--bipolar?
    ... cycling I'm not so sure. And the medication I'm on (20mg Prozac ) says not to take it if you're bipolar so I guess...

  25. Lexapro or Wellbutrin SR for Dysthymia??
    ... originally started taking the Wellbutrin XL with 20mg of Prozac and that seemed to even out the mood swings, but the ... Prozac eventually made me gain weight, so I had to stop and ... read and experienced with the newer AD's, the SSRI's ( Prozac , Zoloft and Paxil) are the worst offenders for weight...

  26. How do I not blame my parents?
    ... the depression; also, exercise has equaled Paxil and Prozac in effectiveness in studies. So get moving and get...

  27. Can sexual side effects from SSRIs subside with time?

  28. The sun
    ... the first place because I am depressed. I think the Prozac is stopping me sleeping, which is actually good because...

  29. Which Med is better?
    ... able to afford them for the past 4 years. I was on Prozac for 9 years and went off it when I thought I was ok...
    ... wont help anxiety. In severe depression, an SSRI ( Prozac , Zolofe, Celexa etc) can be combined with bupropion...
    ... aussiejono, I used in it in combination with an SSRI ( Prozac ) and both worked really well together. The Wellbutrin ... helped offset the weight gain/cravings from the Prozac and the Prozac helped offset the irritability of the...
    ... aussiejono, I used in it in combination with an SSRI ( Prozac ) and both worked really well together. The Wellbutrin ... helped offset the weight gain/cravings from the Prozac and the Prozac helped offset the irritability of the...

  30. Reboxetine - Amazine
    ... meds you take. I'm getting little relief now from prozac and would like to possibly add reboxutine if you think...

  31. REALLY need advice
    ... Hi all. My father who is 73 was put on Prozac because his doctor felt he was depressed because he ... the jokster, life of the party. Well he has been on prozac (the generic version) for 2 weeks and NOW sounds and ... is on a blood thinner than there are risks. Isnt prozac heavy? Why wouldnt his doctor put him on something...
    ... more than 20 mg. to start, if that. It may be that Prozac isn't the right med for him. My dad (with Alzheimer...
    ... and off too. I thought his low energy was from his prozac , but it was from the cancer. I am thinking I need...

  32. Antidepressants question...
    ... Prozac . Are you taking the brand name or the generic? Unfortunat...

  33. Which antidepressant is the more easy to get off
    ... with Paxil and Effexor. The easiest one for me was Prozac ....
    ... Effexor was by far the hardest. Then Zoloft. Prozac was ok....
    ... with Paxil and Effexor. The easiest one for me was Prozac ....
    ... slowly and it was still very bad. I recenty went off Prozac pretty much cold turkey but it was replaced with Welbutrin...
    ... topic but have you heard of Dr.s that would prescribe Prozac 20mgs AND Wellbutrin... Looks like one or the other...
    ... in response to the post about prozac and wellbutrin - they are very different drugs in ... mechanism by which they work, and what they work on. Prozac is still for many, many people the best anti depressant ... whose depression has not been adequately addressed by Prozac alone. Just my two cents worth....
    ... QUOTE=nchantng;3758689]in response to the post about prozac and wellbutrin - they are very different drugs in ... mechanism by which they work, and what they work on. Prozac is still for many, many people the best anti depressant ... whose depression has not been adequately addressed by Prozac alone. Just my two cents worth. I am on my second ... week of combining Prozac and Wellbutrin. I am taking 40 mg of Prozac and 300mg ... Wellbutrin. I am already reaping the benifits. The Prozac helped lessen the severity of my depression but I...
    ... Thank you for the feedback..I've been on 20mgs of prozac close to 10 yrs. I told my Dr. I didn't think it was...

  34. symptoms for depression
    ... depression! It took me around 6-8 months being on prozac to actually come out of the fog. I couldn't believe...

  35. Am I depressed or just down in the dumps?
    ... When I married my husband I didn't tell him I was on Prozac and years later he asked me "why didn't you tell me ... you were on prozac ?" I looked at him and said " I never even thought ... say when I met him- hi my name is ebrena and I'm on Prozac ! ha Good-luck to you....

  36. CBT is not helping i dont know whats wrong with me?
    ... Ive been on prozac for years and i am starting to feel I am addicted...

  37. Whats wrong with me?
    ... to see a doctor and try medication. I've been on Prozac for at least 10 years. Please contact your county...

  38. How can anyone NOT be unhappy with the state of the world?
    ... certain stories really make me cry. I've been on Prozac for over 10 years and it helps but each and every ... NEVER - it's as if he's cursed. If I was not on Prozac , I would not be able to deal with anything that comes...

  39. is it a bad thing to do this????
    ... your depression and anxiety is worsening. I'm on Prozac and it's not a miracle drug that makes me feel 100...
    ... your depression and anxiety is worsening. I'm on Prozac and it's not a miracle drug that makes me feel 100...

  40. 5-htp?
    ... for a month's supply. When I went off my last med ( Prozac ), my doctor agreed that the side effects that I had...
    ... Homesick, I was on Prozac for eight years and it worked good for the depression...
    ... safe to take it alongside mild anti-depressants like Prozac ?...
    ... I strongly recommend that you don't take it with Prozac or other antidepressants because combining the two ... can be fatal. You need to completely wean off the Prozac first (then even wait a couple of months after) before...

  41. Anyone tried L Tryptophan for depression
    ... can feel again. I felt so numbed out emotionally on Prozac ....

  42. Effexor XR withdrawal
    ... anxiety so my family doctor put me on a low dose of Prozac , I believe it was 75mgs. I was not on it for even...
    ... withdrawal symptoms (this was a year later). I'm taking Prozac 40mg/day, Lamictal 200mg/day, Klonopin 1.5mg/day and...

  43. My doctor will not refill my anti-depressant prescription, What should I do?
    ... say what type of AD you are on but most other than Prozac have a very short retaining time and w/d's can take ... place as soon as the next dose is due. Prozac is retained in the body for a long time so a slow...

  44. Couple Questions about Buspar
    ... Serafem is another name for prozac . I am currently on buspar and a small dose of celexa...

  45. I have changed!!
    ... on every type of anti deppressant from lexapro to prozac to zoloft to wellbutrin, and nothing seems to give...

  46. Feeling empty
    ... Missed my med the other day. Now I feel empty. Prozac is my wonder drug. Helps me big time to not feel empty...

  47. Need advice, nothing helps
    ... medications (Zoloft, lexapro, effexor, paxil, wellburtin, prozac ) and had no luck. I dropped out of school at 16 because...
    ... medications (Zoloft, lexapro, effexor, paxil, wellburtin, prozac ) and had no luck. I dropped out of school at 16 because...

  48. stopping antidepressents
    ... Depends on the AD but I have went off some ( prozac ) to name one, cold turkey, without any trouble at...

  49. Lexapro and Concentration
    ... experience this? I didn't seem to have this effect on Prozac or Cymbalta Thanks...

  50. For those who take Cymbalta...
    ... more sensitive to missing a dose of Cymbalta than prozac or zoloft....

  51. I am so mad!!!!
    ... that life has this dark cloud over it. I have tried prozac and it almost killed me. I had a very rare side effect ... pray I don't have the same problems that I did on prozac ....

  52. Is anyone "REALLY" happy with their depression medication??????
    ... thoughts. However, the cycle is less acute. I was on prozac and something else for a long time. Finally, went ... couple of doses. It doesn't have the duration that prozac did....
    ... I feel the same way. I've been on Prozac for over 10 years, but still wake up every morning...
    ... job and look after my son. Two years ago i was on prozac (second time around) and went completely bonkers,...
    ... trying to figure out what I want to be put on. I was on Prozac for over 9 years and then I was put on Zoloft but...

  53. Effexor - Abrupt Withdrawal
    ... have been on various dosages of the following: Paxil; Prozac ; Serzone; Wellbutrin; Celexa; and finally Effexor ... I remember the "zaps" from a nasty withdrawal from Prozac . So, I am managing fairly well (benedryl has helped...

  54. Depression drug change?
    ... depilitating it can be for some. I know so many people on prozac for this. Doing things like yoga, meditation etc...

  55. gwen
    ... I am already on Prozac and Tegratol but I am feeling particularly bad for...

  56. time to come off
    ... goes: My husband (sometimes) takes a small dose of prozac . It helps him cope with things in his life that ... of severe depression that I have, but I think the prozac has really help him live a better and more enjoyable ... has something to do with it. He realizes that the prozac really does help him, and he starts taking it again...

  57. Help choosing an anti-depressant
    ... of the anti-depressants. Beware that the SSRIs ( prozac , zoloft, lexapro, etc) can cause, um, (cough) "sexual...

  58. Help anyone please???
    ... depression worse. I've had Amitriptyline, Citalopram and prozac . As far as i'm aware they are all from the same group...

  59. which med helped you to not be numb?? please answer
    ... I had symbyax that I tried a year ago.(ZYPREXA AND PROZAC TOGETHER) So I took a half dose last night. I just...

  60. Weight loss after antidepressants
    ... Well, I had been on Prozac for 10 years, and it's been 9 months since I've been...

  61. opiates for depression?
    ... years and have taken so many medications. Zoloft, prozac , effexor, cymbalta, lexapro, welbutrin, lamictal,...

  62. 5 htp
    ... I've been taking it since I weaned off Prozac last March and it works good for me. I take 200 mg...
    ... with me trying 5-HTP. He knew the side effects from Prozac were becoming too much for me and I wasn't happy....

  63. how long before weight loss?
    ... weight you gained on them? Thanks Sue;) I was on Prozac for 10 years. It has been 9 months since I have been...

  64. SSRIs (antidepressants)
    ... on this, I think I might be a candidate for SSRIs ( prozac , paxil, celexa, etc). I'm not really sure what to...
    ... made a lot of progress, too. However, when I was on Prozac , I found that I just didn't care about anything. ...

  65. Effexor xr
    ... that I just didn't think it was working. Now I'm on prozac and MUCH better! I've lost the 15 pounds plus a little...

  66. acupuncture?
    ... The doctor increased my meds - I'm now up to 60mg of prozac and ativan as needed. Some days I feel emotionally...

  67. GAD or Bipolar?
    ... teens, I was diagnosed with depression and was put on Prozac and later went to Paxil to help my anxiety and OCD...

  68. med tapering...questions
    ... mg., 2.5 mg., liquid if they have it (they do for Prozac and Zoloft)....

  69. Meds impacting my success more than healing?
    ... my blood sugar. I have OCD and ADD so I take 80mg Prozac . I've previously tried Welbutrin, Zoloft, and some ... and that was no good. I don't know how I feel about Prozac yet. I've been on it at least a year. My dosage...

  70. not sure what to do... feeling hopeless
    ... background all the time, and my doctor prescribed 20 mg of prozac . it seemd to work for a few months, but this month ... the past few weeks on and off. i stopped taking the prozac a few days ago because of all the anxiety ive been...
    ... that discontinuing a medication, especially one like prozac (it takes a really long time to leave your system...
    ... beginning I felt no one understood. I also started with prozac . It did work for a while but I made the mistake of...

  71. Sarafem and Lexapro?
    ... It is my understanding that Sarafem is essentially Prozac (fluoxetine), it's just made by a different company...
    ... Like kittywitty said, Sarafem is pink Prozac made by Eli Lilly, the manufacturer of both products ... know? I guess Lexapro must work for you? Sarafem/ Prozac /fluoxetine is longer lasting so doing a short 10-day...

  72. does anyone know about effexor?
    ... miracle drug. Eveyone reacts differently. I take Prozac for my depression. I like it....
    ... ever worked for me, without major side effects, was Prozac . I would highly recommend to you that you stay...
    ... Hi, I have been on Prozac and Wellbutrin and before these drugs I was on Effexor...

  73. Anti-depressent washout and start over??
    ... odd. Whelp im currently on the Butrin and 20mg of Prozac . My question is.. Why did the lexapro have an significant...

  74. How Come I get Angry When I Quit Depression drugs?
    ... going to the doctor for a refill, etc. I've been on Prozac and Paxil and had this symptom with both. I get really...
    ... Paxil withdrawl is the worst! Much harsher than Prozac withdrawal for me! With both I had the crabby and...
    ... 3441305]Paxil withdrawl is the worst! Much harsher than Prozac withdrawal for me! With both I had the crabby and...

  75. Just hate it!!
    ... medication 300mg Wellbutrin XL in the morning and 40mg Prozac at night. I have had depression for over 20 years...