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  1. Lexapro or Wellbutrin SR??
    ... I was on Prozac and then Paxil for years for severe depression, anxiety...

  2. Please help, I feel so afraid and sad...
    ... depressants (many of them) are good with treating anxiety. Prozac , Zoloft, (Paxil), maybe Celexa, not so sure about...

  3. Non-responsive depression
    ... amazing results. The drugs I've been on are Effexor, Prozac , Desiprimine, Lexapro. Does anyone have any words...

  4. Increase in Prozac, now I'm worse
    ... people are just very med sensitive. When I was on Prozac , I had to do my increases in 10mg increments. One...

  5. depression/prozac
    ... My son has been on prozac for several weeks and was experiencing relief from...

  6. Anyone feel physical aches...
    ... Once, after being treated for depression and taking Prozac for 12 years, I began to get really depressed again ... I got thyroid meds and an increase in my dosage of Prozac . That worked for me. Maybe you need an upgrade?...

  7. New to the boards with Paxil questions....
    ... what you're saying. I remember when I first started Prozac , I started at only 10mg in the morning, and then I...

  8. Depression? Losing it? Giving up? any idea?
    ... past I have tried antidepressants...celexa, zoloft, prozac ...you name it. I do have a current rx for prozac, ... less ambition. If there was any sex drive before, the prozac erases it. It makes me just want to sit around and...

  9. Medication Doesn't Work Any Longer
    ... First, Prozac , then: EffexorXr Celexa Ativan Klonopin Sinnequan...

  10. I think my husband hates me...
    ... Those are the only things that appreciate me. I take Prozac and it actually helps me. I'd hate to imagine if...

  11. When the meds stop working
    ... for me to eat normally) and am now wondering if the Prozac I've been on for the last four years is not working ... etc. at the same time. I am now wondering if the Prozac has become less effective. My doctor recommended...
    ... I was on Prozac for years and stopped taking it, I tried to start...

  12. best antidepressants out there for anxiety and depression
    ... different reasons for each person. But, the SSRIs like Prozac , Zoloft, Celexa, Lexapro, Luvox all are said to treat...

  13. Drinking on Prozac with depression
    ... on meds. I will say this, though: After being on Prozac , my desire to drink diminished and I was still very...

  14. anybody on cymbalta?
    ... about it in general. in the years past ive tried prozac , paxil, wellbutrin and a few others, the only one...
    ... The only drug that I had a severe reaction to was Prozac - I had suicidal thoughts and couldn't get off of...

  15. Question about Prozac (fluoxetine)
    ... I've been off & on Prozac for about 13 yrs & the only side effect i've had is...
    ... I was on Prozac for eight years, started at 10mgs. I never got headaches...

  16. Depression is back...
    ... opinions on this situation... I recently stopped my Prozac because I felt that it just wasn't working for me...
    ... I, too, thought Prozac had quit working for me, and lowered my dose. I got ... Cymbalta though since it is chemically similiar to Prozac . Any thoughts?...

  17. antidepressants
    ... sexual side effects while taking Paxil, then later Prozac . It worked pretty well for me this way for the most...

  18. Meds for SSRI withdrawal
    ... Prozac is one that many doctors use. It stays in your system...

  19. Help with SSRI Withdrawal
    ... same thing you are currently going through. I took Prozac /Paxil for more than 11 consecutive years. Last July ... 5 mg for two weeks in August. I then took 5mg of Prozac for 3 days, 'cause my shrink told me it would ease...

  20. It is my birthday and I just want to cry.
    ... I’m debating whether or not to get back on Prozac ....

  21. just started prozac again
    ... :) Hi. I tried couple AD before prozac (fluoxetine). took a good 6-8 weeks before i felt...

  22. I can't believe deconjestants MAKE SSRI not work as good!
    ... and sinus are NOT good to mix with SSRI meds like prozac because it reduces the effects of prozac! That is...

  23. Abilify for depression
    ... The doctor wants to reduce my daghters prozac and eventually her come off it but increase the dose ... of ambilify she will be starting to reduce prozac from 40mg to 20mg and uping the ambilfy from 5mg to...

  24. Prozac pros and cons
    ... Prozac will level off in your system and it's something for ... I tried shopping around the SSRI's and found that Prozac is the most effective and least side effects for me...
    ... down to 30mgs and see if that helps. When I was on Prozac , I started at 10mg and did my increases in 10mg increments...

  25. anti depressant drugs and weight gain
    ... s, I've never had a problem regarding weight with Prozac , Celexa or Lexapro. Wellbutrin is another category...

  26. ADs, Diabetes, and Hunger
    ... useful. I have tried Zoloft and it made me starving. Prozac and wellbutrin are way to stimulating. Any ideas?...

  27. AD's and weight gain
    ... I've been on prozac and then cipramil 40 mg a day for 8 months, and I...
    ... I'm not all that familiar with prozac or cipramil. Some anti-depressants tend to cause weight...

  28. dangerous?
    ... tablets, turns out i have been taking fluoxetine ( prozac ) for the last year, and too put it frank, im pretty ... guess she would know better than to feed her kids prozac without even consent, permission, or prescription...

  29. Anti-depressents
    ... went back to Celexa but then opted to try fluoxetine ( Prozac ) which as done wonders. Zoloft is nasty in my opinion...

  30. Effexor XR triggering Chronic Fatigue?
    ... well. I take 300mg Wellbutrin XL and usually 40mg's Prozac which I have upped to 60mgs for the winter otherwise...

  31. Question on increase in SSRI dosage
    ... effects, then I try a different one. I've been on Prozac happily now for a few years. 40 mgs. Takes care ... without any side effects. According to my doctor Prozac /fluoxetine is the gold standard of SSRI's and the ... increasing a dosage you might want to ask your doctor about Prozac if you haven't tried it. Doctors seem to want to...

  32. Does Xanax prevent serotonin syndrome?
    ... done anything for me at all. 40 mgs. of fluoxetine ( prozac ) for the past year and I have no side effects and...
    ... with that. You don't have to worry at all, 40mg of Prozac is fine. For me I hate anti-depressant and I will...
    ... serotonin when I awake in the morning that I get from Prozac . Dr. says it's time release. I must be serotonin ... deficient big-time. Prozac gives me the right balance to keep from falling apart...

  33. SSRI antidepressants
    ... adding Wellbutrin, which in turn gave me hair loss. On Prozac , my sex drive was dead, it also made my hair fall...

  34. Tryptophan (Amino Acids) increases the effects of SSRIs
    ... that? what about combining Omega 3 + Amino Acids + Prozac or Effexor ? Michael...
    ... finally had had enough and I weaned off my last med, Prozac . I just couldn't take the side effects anymore. ... for me. I had to wait three months, though, for the Prozac to leave my system before I started it. As the pp...

  35. Stuff it! I'm coming off!
    ... but worse for depression, and before celexa I was on prozac that was great for depression but awful for anxiety...
    ... but worse for depression, and before celexa I was on prozac that was great for depression but awful for anxiety...
    ... have different effects. I was thinking of trying prozac again, it made my sick for a week, but I felt buzzed...
    ... have different effects. I was thinking of trying prozac again, it made my sick for a week, but I felt buzzed...

  36. What is my next one after Effexor XR
    ... maybe at night) or ask my dr for something else like Prozac or Wellburntin SR. What do you think? Thanks for...

  37. Anyone ever heard of this
    ... take it in combination with Effexor XR....) Lexapro, Prozac , you name it, I tried it. Effexor is a great drug...

  38. long term effects of ssri's
    ... Prozac Backlash covers anti depressants and the brain. Joseph...
    ... works. I also take klonopin as needed. I do like Prozac as well....

  39. Dr. increased my Prozac...questions
    ... Prozac along with other SSRI's have various side effects ... prescription medications. For example, I've been off of Prozac for almost a year, and I still don't have much of...
    ... 3348931]Starting tomorrow I will be taking 40mg of Prozac instead of the 20mg that I've been taking for a few...

  40. Zoloft - Weight gain?
    ... A friend gained 75 pounds on prozac without changing his diet....
    ... QUOTE=Seymour93;3344516]A friend gained 75 pounds on prozac without changing his diet. Which is what the problem...

  41. Severe Wellbutrin side effects
    ... side effects I found were Zoloft (which I am on now), Prozac , and celexa. Celexa was tough for a few weeks but...

  42. antidepressant side effects
    ... Okay..first I was on Prozac b/c I have a lot of things going on such as epigastric ... pain and urinary problems. Well while on prozac I started to get a burning sensation in my feet that ... hands and now in my face! I took myself off of the prozac ..weaned for about a week. Then went on lexapro..again...

  43. paxil verses prozac
    ... differance. But I can tell you that i really liked prozac . It is wonderful medication in my opinion. Takes a...
    ... things as I was over loaded with the wrong chemical. Prozac is not as strong nor as picky as Paxil but it does ... large number of people, I have never been on it. Prozac is one of the few antidepressants that are approved...
    ... Hi, I am on paxil. I went from prozac , to celexa to paxil. Paxil for me was the better of...
    ... teenager she does seem like she has more energy on prozac although she has only been on for a short time :)...
    ... seem to cause weight gain, the doctor told us that prozac has the opposite effect, I did some ****** searching...

  44. Soo depressed sometimes
    ... medication, paxil (paroxetine) and was on celexa and prozac before both of which did not treat my depression very...

  45. Teen w/ moderate depression - med help please
    ... at a med specs for a different post and came across Prozac that seems to have a lot of success and is a lot safer ... makes it difficult for a med to work Anyway check Prozac out. take care trg247...
    ... tired and it caused weight gain, she has switched to prozac and seems much more energised if that is any help...

  46. Effexor XR 75mg and eyes pressure
    ... the hope to become normal again. Have you tried Prozac ? Good luck, Michael...

  47. Annoying issues!
    ... nautious all the time. I never had this when I missed Prozac doses....

  48. Am I alone in feeling this way??
    ... for about 10 years and have been off the last one ( prozac ) since January. I just couldn't take the side effects...

  49. JUBY- Lexapro side-effects**
    ... same way I was taken off Effexor put on Ciprlex-40 mg Prozac in the pm 300mg Wellbutrin & .5 Lexepro for one week ... and then totally off the Cipralex and stay on the Prozac and Wellbutrin. What a nightmare, I have felt like...

  50. Hello Q that I can not find!:)
    ... does anyone know if prozac (generic) thins the bloodstream? I am on 80mg and...

  51. I'm hesitating to take Effexor 75mg XR + Xanax 0.5mg
    ... wean off was weight gain. I've been on Zoloft and Prozac in the past too and never had such an experience trying...
    ... wean off was weight gain. I've been on Zoloft and Prozac in the past too and never had such an experience trying...

  52. Lexapro side effects
    ... have taken that has ot put me into major withdrawl is Prozac and that is because it stays in your system long after ... to wean myself off over the past few days by taking Prozac while coming off Cipralex and wow, didn't like it...
    ... off of lexapro and so far good, I substituted with prozac and I can actually get up in the morning and feel...

  53. PLEASE Help. Paxil/Prozac.
    ... taking paxil today. Stop it cold turkey, and take prozac tomorrow. That's what i'm doing. I'm going to switch ... from Paxil to Prozac in one day. My doctor said that the drugs are in the ... Paxil right now, and tomorrow I will take 40mgs of Prozac . HOWEVER. I have ocd, and i'm worrying about ... mild. If anybody here has ever went from Paxil to Prozac , I would LOVE to be able to talk to you and get some ... this is the right way to go off of paxil and start prozac . But i'm going to follow the doctors orders. ...
    ... withdrawal symptoms. I haven't switched paxil to prozac , but I have switched prozac to paxil and paxil to...
    ... withdrawal symptoms. I haven't switched paxil to prozac , but I have switched prozac to paxil and paxil to...

  54. anyone taking Lexapro
    ... better, less anxiety- 10mg per day. I have tried Prozac , Zoloft, Celexa, and this one is my preference! ...
    ... on hand to take as needed. Before Lexapro I was on Prozac . I personally thought it was working just fine. ... explained Lexapro like this, it has all of the benefits of Prozac without the negatives. I.e. low sex drive. I suffer...

  55. Dealing with the guilt of passing on the depression
    ... make him a better person. Just got switched from Prozac to Effexor and needs Ativan but it makes him sleepy...

  56. When you INCREASE meds does it take another 4-8 weeks to see improvment?
    ... again, I was wondering something. I was on generic prozac for four weeks which barely helped. Now the psychiatrist...
    ... Hi: It depends a lot of the med and Prozac is one of the few drugs I have not been on. Remeron ... dosage to kick in your body is still adapting to having Prozac in your system and will hopefully continue to improve...

  57. SAM-e & stomach pain
    ... currently taking any other medications. I have tried Prozac and Lexapro, as well as St. John's Wort, before with...

  58. Wellbutrin isn't helping my eating
    ... the ssri (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) prozac though not sure if it helps my emotional eating. ...

  59. Efexor XR 75mg + Xanax 0.5mg, is that good?
    ... m a little worry because once before I have tried Prozac and it took my blood pressure from 130/90 to something...

  60. Question about Cymbalta...
    ... really don't feel anything. I'm currently weaning off prozac ...so maybe that withdrawal is negating any positive...
    ... Maybe give it some more time.... I don't think the prozac is negating any effects as they both target serotonin ... norepinephrine. Do you feel worse? are you getting off prozac because it was ineffective?...
    ... [QUOTE=Kiasmama;3300641] I don't think the prozac is negating any effects as they both target serotonin ... norepinephrine. Do you feel worse? are you getting off prozac because it was ineffective? By negating the effects ... I mean that the prozac withdrawals are causing me to be depressed, anxious ... from the cymbalta are canceled out. I got off the prozac because it was giving me suicidal thoughts...SCARY...
    ... [QUOTE=RebelCub20;3300671] I got off the prozac because it was giving me suicidal thoughts...SCARY ... s interesting that you are having withdrawal from prozac ....as the cymbalta should be taking up the slack....
    ... s interesting that you are having withdrawal from prozac ....as the cymbalta should be taking up the slack....
    ... about a higher dosage, at least to get you thru the prozac withdrawal. Or maybe it will all kick in after the...

  61. medication and weight gain
    ... I gained on Celexa as well. When I was on Prozac i lost weight. I just started Zoloft. This med is...
    ... thanks for the replys. i'd like to try prozac , but my phy won't let me. i am still trying to persaude...
    ... these up in my drug book Celexa, Paxil, Lexapro, Prozac - I was wonder woman on that one, Zoloft - it list...

  62. Psychiatrist upped prozac from 20mg to 40mg-a little scared
    ... now) weaned me off effexor sr and slowy had me up my prozac also, she wants me to up from 30 to 40 mg also and...
    ... My psychiatrist upped my Prozac dosage from 20 to 40 and put me on Anafranil. I thought...

  63. Starting Lithium and I'm nervous...
    ... depression has gotten worse in the past year or so. I'm on Prozac 40 mg and Effexor 225 mg. So now my psychiatrist...

  64. 20 mg of prozac (generic) is that a large amount?
    ... No 20mg is not a hogh dose. Prozac takes about 6 to 8 weeks to work (for most). Give...
    ... antidepressant. currently i am taking generic prozac too. it took a GOOD 6-8 weeks to really notice and ... increas it then it made me very irratated. so now i'm on prozac .....what a difference. i still dont like taking something...
    ... Prozac dosing ranges from 20-80 mg. according to various...
    ... you are, it's common to be on 40 mg. or more of the Prozac before it really makes things calm down. Let us...
    ... how it goes. I am a bit afraid about increasing the prozac as I am not sure if I am getting more anxiety or not...

  65. ok how much longer do I have to wait
    ... I have been taking Prozac about 2 weeks now and I am still feeling sadder then...
    ... Sorry you feel so bad. When I started taking Prozac about 4 months ago, it took a while to kick in. About...
    ... I was on Zoloft for a while, then Effexor XR, then Prozac . I stopped effexor cold turkey (not a good idea) ... . When I started prozac , it took a long time for me to feel any effects, and ... s killed any sex drive that I had. I stopped the prozac a few weeks ago cold turkey, and didnt seem to have...
    ... The doctor took me off prozac after a week and a half it made be 10 times worse ... it the happy pill more like the hell pill for me Prozac is not for everyone hope yours works but it made me...
    ... could ask your DR for xanax or klonopin until it the Prozac kicks in. It is not an unreasonable request. Anytime...
    ... had to come off it fast it was doing my head in the prozac . Could hardly eat like i've mentioned, the anxiety...
    ... having that problem tasmin? Well I didn't take a prozac today but took a xanax this morning. I've had a headache ... all day which is nothing unusual. The prozac didn't seem to help with those either. Thats just...

  66. Has Depression Hurt Your Career?
    ... depression aren't realted to my career at all. I've been on Prozac for 12 years. Meanwhile, I've begun paying $300...

  67. What Are the Side Effects of Going off Lexapro
    ... time getting off the last 5 mg. I think she added Prozac , got off the Lex, and then tapered off the Prozac...

  68. Sexually side effects of Wellbutrin
    ... effects that might helps this problem. I know Zoloft, prozac and other have this side effect....

  69. Wellbutrin Udate....thoughts?
    ... have always been super sensitive to anti "D's" When Prozac was the rave in the 1980's I tried it and the side...

  70. So Sad
    ... psychatrist? i see one for my med. i'm on generic prozac . i tried a couple through my primary doctor but gave...

  71. Can you be depressed and not realize it?
    ... But my gyno diagnosed me with PMDD and put me on Prozac , which I'm only supposed to take for 14 days starting ... not even extra B vitamins. But when I was on the Prozac for two weeks, I was only tired enough during the ... know feeling tired is a symptom of depression, and Prozac is a medication for depression. But the thing is ... interesting that I felt better physically while on the Prozac (and of course I noticed that I didn't have the emotional...
    ... Hi there, I'm glad you had success with the Prozac and PMDD. What a nice change for you, huh? And well...

  72. okay this is just weird
    ... I started 20 mg of generic Prozac about 4 days ago and I feel sad but its different...
    ... normal or at least support you through it till the Prozac starts working properly. If I hadn't had my fiance...

  73. Looking for medication advice
    ... s and nothing has worked as good as my first one ( Prozac ). They all have side effects so it's really what you...

  74. r there any foods to help fight depression
    ... there's a book called 'potatoes not prozac ' that talks about food and depression can't remeber...
    ... there's a book called 'potatoes not prozac ' that talks about food and depression can't remeber...

  75. depression
    ... t officially diagnosed until 1994 and began taking Prozac . Twelve years later I fell into a horrible depression...