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  1. Lexapro and Wellbutrin XL sexual side effects.
    ... EVER when I had sex with my husband. Since he's on Prozac and he doesn't orgasm either, he was to the point...

  2. What does it feel like to be on medication?
    ... Openmyeyes, If I were you I'd start with 10 mg of Prozac a day then (if needed) maybe 20. but there's no rush ... unless you really think it's not working, Prozac has been around for ever and theres a good reason ... losing my mind!!! I have tried them all and think Prozac is the safest, but everyone is different, so try it...

  3. Still no emotions
    ... like a zombie on the SSRI's, such as Zoloft, Lexapro, Prozac , etc. The Doctor put me on a different class of antidepres...

  4. Afraid of medications?
    ... harmful. I tried all the SSRI's (such as Lexapro, Prozac , Zoloft, etc) until I found the one that worked for...
    ... ..which turned me into a zombie (Lexapro, Zoloft, Prozac ). A friend of mine decided to try one more antidepressant...
    ... ..which turned me into a zombie (Lexapro, Zoloft, Prozac ). A friend of mine decided to try one more antidepressant...
    ... ..which turned me into a zombie (Lexapro, Zoloft, Prozac ). A friend of mine decided to try one more antidepressant...
    ... disorders...etc...etc. I'm not too sure you can compare Prozac (for example) to alcohol. People have taken the same ... dose of Prozac for years without increasing the dosage. This could ... to go out and take on the day. They sware by their Prozac , or Zoloft. IMO, this is okay too because the med...
    ... disorders...etc...etc. I'm not too sure you can compare Prozac (for example) to alcohol. People have taken the same ... dose of Prozac for years without increasing the dosage. This could ... to go out and take on the day. They sware by their Prozac , or Zoloft. IMO, this is okay too because the med...
    ... we determine whether a person is a candidate for " Prozac " or not? It's understandable when people are feeling...
    ... we determine whether a person is a candidate for " Prozac " or not? It's understandable when people are feeling...
    ... we determine whether a person is a candidate for " Prozac " or not? It's understandable when people are feeling...
    ... these boards. Theyre out enjoying life. Maybe some day Prozac and Paxil, Zoloft...etc will have to be taken off...
    ... these boards. Theyre out enjoying life. Maybe some day Prozac and Paxil, Zoloft...etc will have to be taken off...

  5. Buspar
    ... months to counteract the sexual side effects of my Prozac . So I can't say what it will do for you in terms...

  6. Effexor XR & sexual side effect?
    ... girl and I had pretty strong sexual side effects from Prozac and was then switched onto Effexor XR and, while it ... problem, the side effects were milder than when I was on Prozac . So it really varies form person to person. If this...

  7. Reasons to Get Off Meds?
    ... If you are doing well on medication such as Prozac with no evident side-effects, what are some good reasons...
    ... Nicely]If you are doing well on medication such as Prozac with no evident side-effects, what are some good reasons ... take psychiatric drugs. He's usually talking back to Prozac or Ritilin...etc...etc....
    ... Nicely]If you are doing well on medication such as Prozac with no evident side-effects, what are some good reasons ... IMHO. And most important, getting off a drug like Prozac should be done over many months, very slowly because...

  8. What time of day do you recommend taking Lexapro?
    ... prescribed Wellbutrin and Lexapro together. They also put Prozac and Wellbutrin together. Mainly because the Wellbutrin...
    ... the point in having sex". The thing is - he's on Prozac and rarely ever orgasms either, so if neither one...
    ... night, which is a really big plus! My hubby takes Prozac and Neurontin, but he still is in chronic pain and ... has to wear the Duragesic Pain patches. I wish the Prozac worked for him as far as the pain! As for me, I...
    ... to the stuff. I wonder how hard it is to switch to prozac and not go crazy or feel really sick. Hopefully I...
    ... trying to get off of it? I read on this board that Prozac prevents the withdrawl effects while trying to get...
    ... couple of pages. As far as switching from Lex to Prozac , usually they can just switch from one to the other...
    ... just read that post again where someone said that Prozac eliminates the withdrawl from Lexapro. Hopefully that...
    ... read on some posts too that sometimes they prescribe Prozac to help get off another AD....
    ... Oh well I think he'll have no problem giving me the Prozac instead since he tried so hard to get me to take it ... like he got commision from every patient who took Prozac he was really selling it hard. He just went on and...
    ... one though. Hopefully he gives me some samples of Prozac so I can get off of the Lexapro without major withdrawl...
    ... one of the SSRI's and came out about the same time Prozac did. That's the first one my hubby was on and was...
    ... thought sure that Zoloft came in generic, because Prozac does. Shame on them! Well, like you said, you got...
    ... uncontrollaby. It was awful. He doesn't now that he's on Prozac . My girlfriend that is on it eats like a horse too...
    ... designed by Eli Lilly the drug company that also makes Prozac . It's being designed to be taken with drugs like Prozac...

  9. Y'All Are Scarin' Me Regarding Lexapro!
    ... be on SSRI's" you whole life is very scary. I'm on Prozac . I've had amazing results with no noticable side-effects...

  10. Doctor gave me Lexapro to take with the Wellbutrin XL.
    ... just right for my body chemistry. Paxil, Zoloft, Prozac ...none of them worked. I'm leaving some out, I've...
    ... I wonder how hard it would be to switch to Prozac . I have my follow up Doctors appointment in a couple ... effects with Lexapro so I guess I may as well try Prozac . I hear more people get more energy from that. I just ... get trying to wean off of Lexapro and getting on the Prozac if I decide to do it. The Lexapro is helping quite...
    ... easy. The withdrawal isn't bad at all. Sure, try Prozac , you never know, it might be for you. Lexapro is famous ... the sexual side effects and yes, I have heard that Prozac does give you more energy. I think all of them, but...

  11. wellbutrin and agresive behavior
    ... or maybe is me... I dont know. I was doing ok with prozac but I was sexually numb, so I asked my doc to change...
    ... Prozac makes me very irritable and angry,downright mean....

  12. serotonin=numb?
    ... goes with serotonin type antidepressants, I think Prozac and similar drugs have a much better side effect profile...

  13. what is this???
    ... they're spelled wrong), and i've finally found that prozac works best for me. my advice is to go to a doctor...

  14. Flax Seed Oil and Depression
    ... flax seed oil/depression. About a month ago I was on prozac , HATED the side effects so went to our health food ... omega 3-6-9 which has flax seed in it. I am off the prozac and doing pretty well most of the time. Also am on...

  15. situation at work
    ... then I guess the 30 or so MILLION people who take Prozac on a daily basis are crazy, too. :) I'm worried...

  16. Good Bye, Wellbutrin.....hello ??
    ... of people were the same. You know, Zoloft, Paxil, Prozac , they are all kind of the same type. And hey do make...
    ... I think I posted to you before, the paxil, zoloft, prozac types are all pretty mild and only boost your seratonin...
    ... tried (Zoloft, Serzone, Effexor, Wellbutrin, Paxil, Prozac , and Cymbalta), I did the best with Effexor. Some...

  17. citalopram please reply!
    ... same thing happened to me when I started and stopped prozac . It was scary! All I wanted to do was sleep. I think...

  18. Safe Natural Remedies for Anger or Depression??
    ... conceive again I am off of them and hope to stay off of Prozac or other prescription pills. Is there something naturally ... that does this other than Valium or Prozac etc.? And is Safe, especially if pregnant or trying...

  19. Need advice re: reliable meds
    ... effect. Have been drug free for 2 months. Same goes w/ prozac , etc etc. I want to ask md for a antidepressant one...

  20. Would you try another med?
    ... and having them make me worse as well. I tried one Prozac one time and decided that I didn't need it. Some...
    ... mean so he couldn't take that either. Now he's on Prozac and it works really well for him. The thing to look...

  21. Please Respond.......
    ... them if you're prone to those types of problems. Prozac seems to be the most harmless...and while there may ... be better meds to address your panic... Prozac will eventually help that as well. With love,...
    ... same time a little excited!! Oh.... you mentioned prozac ... the doctor gave me CITALOPRAM... isn't that kind ... of like prozac ??...

  22. Thinking about trying herbals again
    ... conceive again I am off of them and hope to stay off of Prozac or other prescription pills. Is there something naturally ... that does this other than Valium or Prozac etc.? And is Safe, especially if pregnant or trying...

  23. why doesnt prozac keep me active
    ... I have tried different AD and am now on Prozac , I have to say they knock me out, I could sleep for...

  24. Welbutrin - feeling irritable
    ... check into something that mainly target seratonin ( Prozac , Lexapro, etc..) or one that hits both seratonin and...
    ... actually for mild depression. Where something like Prozac is for major depression. I have heard of Prozac also ... that and I don't think I would be willing to take Prozac . I have heard of many people that I know taking Wellbutrin...
    ... pretty rare occurrance in my household too, my DH is on Prozac and his sex drive drove off years ago. But, when...
    ... gained) and have since flirted with a mini dose of Prozac (10 mg), Welbutrin and most recently, Effexor (not...

  25. Wellbutrin and weight loss
    ... years and find it very helpful, in combination with Prozac . Perhaps the Prozac halts the weight-loss element...

  26. Effexor Withdrawal -horrible-please help
    ... dose for a week and on the last day take one pill of Prozac . I did it and had no problems. I was only taking 75...

  27. Am I depressed or lazy?
    ... My doctor suggested that I go on Wellbutrin XL and prozac . I told him I would just try the Wellbutrin by itself...

  28. Why does it take up to 6 weeks for medication to work?
    ... My gyno wanted to put me on Wellbutrin XL and prozac at the same time. He says thats what they normally...

  29. anyone taking lamictal with ad?
    ... I am! I'm on Prozac and Klonopin for my severe OCD and panic attacks,...

  30. Sleep deprivation is messing me up. Any suggestions?
    ... I've been on prozac and trazodone for about a month now, and the prozac...
    ... your body readjusts to sleeping through the night. Prozac can also mess with your sleep till your body adjusts...
    ... Stanford, 20 mg. of Prozac is a starting dose. Plus, anxiety is often enough...
    ... across your post...and I too have been switched to prozac after going through serotonin withdrawal from lexapro...

  31. Please Help! This Pms Is Killing Me!
    ... I have tried everything....Paxil, Prozac , Lexapro, Calcium, Vit. D, Escape, Exercise...every...

  32. Need Someone to give me some advice PLEASE ?
    ... someone right now. Am having a BAD day ! Took my prozac last night around 7 (Nurse thought that might help...
    ... How long have you been taking prozac ? I know that it is one that takes a bit longer to...
    ... I haven't felt any better but I've only been on Prozac and Trazodone for about a month. I also wake up in...
    ... I was on prozac weekly for 3 months but had a terrible time with that...

  33. Living in fear it will return
    ... reality of a famine is not going to be helped much by Prozac . Otherwise though, I feel that even when people ... what i'm saying is, is that even with the help of Prozac , we have to rely and trust ourselves when it comes...

  34. Lexapro vs. wellbutrin
    ... all) have given me some weight gain ( yes even the prozac ).. I personally prefer the lexapro to the welbuterin...

  35. new from downunder
    ... clinical depression (have done for years), I am on 3 prozac a day with valium and stilnox (sleep aid) i do extreme...
    ... available today? Sounds like your body doesn't tolerate prozac all that well. Sometimes it takes several attempts...
    ... It might be worth asking about stopping prozac all together and trying something new. What do you...
    ... about bed!! Seriously, it might be worth getting off prozac completely and trying something else if it's not working...
    ... sound to me like you need to be on something besides Prozac , I don't think it's helping you much at all. You need...
    ... these meds stop you from climaxing? I have found that prozac has done that to me a lot and it is soooooo very frustratin...

  36. Now I know I'm not alone in this
    ... would ask her, as a professional, her thoughts about Prozac and other anti-depressants. She said to me, matter...

  37. Finally feeling better
    ... Just checking in. I finally crawled out of the pit Prozac / Wellbuterin seem to be working wonders. Hope everyone...
    ... things recently about anti-depressants, especially prozac , that I began to question whether I should take it...

  38. thoughts on Prozac
    ... fell into a deep depression. My doctor prescribed Prozac . After 3 weeks I saw little improvement, so she ... etc. Does anyone out there have any thoughts on Prozac , or any suggestions on getting over the sleep interruption ... can tell you that the sleep thing is no mystery as Prozac is an SSRi and they are known for causing insomnia...
    ... is, the two usually go hand-in-hand. Maybe if the Prozac helps you with the depression, hopefully, it will...
    ... depression, but I do have OCD (and I take, what else? Prozac ! lol! ;) ), and many illnesses, including OCD, schizophren...
    ... Awe, something to consider anyway, right? And the Prozac will certainly worsen the pre-existing sleep situation...
    ... sychiatric meds, but again, I know that I need all of them ( Prozac , Klonopin, and Lamictal), and I did extensive research...
    ... sychiatric meds, but again, I know that I need all of them ( Prozac , Klonopin, and Lamictal), and I did extensive research...
    ... have taken around 8 meds in a period of 8 years. Prozac is the only medication that has ever helped me to ... be happy and to feel "normal". If Prozac is a drug that will work well for you, you will become...

  39. What does depression do to you?
    ... When I was younger (in my teens), I was placed on Prozac for severe depression. I continued to take it into...

  40. whyyy??
    ... more help than you think?? When i started taking prozac i actually lost my appetite and lost about 15lbs!...

  41. Remeron
    ... mirtazipine???????? i took this for a while between taking prozac , but changed back. The main reason was vanity!!!!...

  42. Trapped
    ... wonder if i'll ever get through this- i mean, i take prozac , see my gp once a month, have psych evaluations and...
    ... before i saw doc in May and started on fluoxitine ( prozac ) somedays i dont feel like anything could help me...

  43. anyone on Prozac weekly ??
    ... jennyV: I was on prozac weekly for about 3 mo., tried and tried to fight through...

  44. Numbness in right arm and hand..Prozac?
    ... [SIZE=3][FONT=Georgia]{{{wolfman}}} I took prozac for years and years and never had any of those side...
    ... wondering if anyone has any different symptoms related to Prozac . I am still having allergic reactions about an hour ... $400 later..I am still unhealthy but now I am on prozac for anxiety. Sheeeeeeeesh....
    ... I used to take prozac and I felt nausea every morning. Not sure about the...
    ... worthless. All she said is "what makes you think it's the Prozac ?" She had no clue whatsoever. I stopped going to her...
    ... board to tell of my experience since I've been on Prozac and read your thread. Nausea, oh yea !! Dizziness ... !!! Oh yea. Was on prozac weekly and it did a number on me big time, so talked ... depression too. Yesterday a.m. ate breakfast and took my prozac , omega, Vit, C. and Calcium. (hadn't ever taken the ... omega and prozac at the same time, usually wait until evenings for ... about combining all the over the counter things with prozac ? I too, have mostly hand/wrist pain, hands go to...
    ... in position. Strange. I have forgotten to take my Prozac some days but according to the instructions, when...

  45. depressed and nowhere to turn
    ... went back. i was supposed to get a prescription for prozac but i don't have any money for the bloodwork and tests ... hateful. i probably wouldn't be able to pay for the prozac anyway. so i'm trying to hold out or wait for it to...
    ... college and it made everything worse. Bloodwork for prozac ? I didn't know you had to. Is there a local clinic...

  46. I'm afraid to take any antidepressants
    ... I've been on Prozac for a good three months now and I believe it has helped...
    ... companies. They ALL want to get paid. But I do feel Prozac helped me. I was having problems concentrating too...

  47. 2 Questions
    ... have very strict dietary requirements. SSRI's like prozac , zoloft, paxil or SNRI's like cymbalt and effexor...

  48. Anti Depressants??
    ... story is the opposite to the last poster. I was on prozac which is fluoxetine for anxiety& depression, which...

  49. How do I get off prozac weekly !
    ... From what I've read Prozac is about the only antidepressant that you don't have...

  50. Jennita.... question for you
    ... racing thoughts" that are really obsessions. I'm on Prozac now, after having weaned off of the Zoloft. I go to...
    ... racing thoughts" that are really obsessions. I'm on Prozac now, after having weaned off of the Zoloft. I go to...

  51. What is this I feel?
    ... I just can't take ssri's if you study SSRI's(paxil prozac , zoloft, lexpro?) vs others some people don't do well...
    ... I just can't take ssri's if you study SSRI's(paxil prozac , zoloft, lexpro?) vs others some people don't do well...

  52. effexor xr good / bad
    ... Zoloft), but gained 15 pounds in 3 months on Remeron. Prozac made my anxiety much worse. Good luck!...

  53. zoloft and wellbutrin
    ... zoloft and wellbutrin as a combo? I used to take prozac and wellbutrin together when i was a teen but now...

  54. birth control pill causing depression to elevate
    ... everyone's against me or something. I didnt want to take prozac because i not much a believer of the pill but i have...

  55. Depression in the Winter?
    ... about a few days before Christmas, my doctor put me on Prozac . (Then took me off after 3months). But it has happend...

  56. has anyone tried st. John's wort?
    ... as the anti-depressants which emerged in the 80's ( prozac , SSRI's, etc). I've also heard that the active...

  57. ORGASMIC ability on antidepressants...survey says...
    ... far is the best, as far as sexual side effects go! Prozac was the worst for me! Ya know...........i was more...
    ... t know about the orgasm side affects yets, he's on Prozac and rarely wants to have sex either and rarely can...
    ... the inability to have an orgasm. The list: Paxil, Prozac , Effexor, Serzone, Buspar. I am now on Wellbutrin...

  58. Okay, For Pms Depression, Should It Be Paxil Or Prozac?
    ... to be taking it for a short time, I would think the prozac would be a better choice. It's got a longer half...
    ... MY ob/gyn told me that Prozac is the drug of choice for PMS. The makers of Prozac ... came out with a drug called Sarafem which is just prozac that is taken in lower doses and for only part of ... to be doing OK and without weight gain. I think Prozac is much better for weight gain than Paxil too. But...

  59. Can You Please Help---just Found Out I Have A Benign Tumor On My Uterus--which Causes
    ... I have never been on paxil but am on prozac and have lost weight due to nausea/loss of appetite...

  60. I started Zoloft yesterday
    ... functioning is a *common* side effect of all ssri's ( prozac , zoloft, lexapro, etc.) I've seen numbers as high...

  61. Switching to Prozac and I am scared
    ... arent as bad. I was going to talk to my doc about Prozac as a next option actually because at the higher doses ... Cymbalta made me agitated I think it's my anxiety. Prozac is supposed to be better for that. I feel like ... Cymbalta has made a difference in my life and I hope the Prozac kicks in soon for you. It took Cymbalta 3 weeks or...

  62. I am so worried about taking prozac
    ... left a couple of answers to your other post about Prozac ...

  63. worried about taking prozac
    ... The depression board might be of more help. I take Prozac . I have been on it for about a month now. I've had ... that doctor or ask the doctor that prescribed your Prozac ? It might help set your mind at ease. Hopefully ... what is the safest for you. My doctor told me that Prozac actually has a very good track record in spite of...
    ... totally agree with BeginAgain. I have been taking Prozac for a little over a year, for Depression /Anxiety ... reacts differently to medications. When I started Prozac , I did have a few of the side effects listed on their ... your doctor about your hesitation with taking the Prozac , if you are that nervous about it. :)...
    ... can just go off of it. For those of you taking Prozac .....does it cause weight gain like some of the others...
    ... Chris, I have not had any weight gain from taking the Prozac , as a matter of fact, I have lost weight. No sexual...

  64. antidepressants show up in drug test?
    ... fail my drug test a few years ago. I think I was on prozac at the time.... I wouldn't worry about it....

  65. The hope you all want.
    ... but its difficult to find sometimes. I was put on prozac (fluoxetine to be exact) and it was ok i guess. But...

  66. New here. Just need to vent.
    ... fact that no medication has helped so far. (Tried Prozac , Zoloft, Welbutrin, Lexapro, etc). I hate myself...
    ... did not work. I too, tried Zoloft, Lexapro, Paxil, Prozac and none worked for me. I decided to give up on antidepres...

  67. ZOloft...any experiences with it?
    ... couldnt live with, like paxil...extreme fatigue, and prozac made me insane. Zoloft, I'm happy with....

  68. Why am I not Depressed when Sick?
    ... medications for depression, although I have taken Prozac . This was almost ten years ago. The doctor who prescribed...
    ... remember which is which now. The doctor who prescribed prozac for me several years ago believed I needed help in...

  69. Depression causes dizziness?
    ... depression cause dizziness?? I've just started on Prozac , and am hoping for the best. Is it possible...
    ... depression cause dizziness?? I've just started on Prozac , and am hoping for the best. Is it possible...
    ... luck I hope I helped some. I wouldn't recommend the Prozac at all, because it's foods' amino acids that actually...
    ... you should feel better soon...unless you stay on the Prozac , because drugs like that usually have some effects...
    ... Thank you so much Jennita. I only took prozac for 4 days and I will stop and just keep up a healthy...

  70. Hi i'm new and I have some questions...
    ... lack of emotion. I used to take 20mg of fluoxotine ( prozac ) but after a bit of a breakdown over the summer my...

  71. i dunno what to do
    ... has been the best thing for me- i take my meds (40g prozac ) daily, but apart from that i just take each day as...

  72. feeling ignored
    ... something that will get rid of the anxiety. I have tried Prozac , Paxil and Xanax. The Prozac, which I took for depression ... months later, I have anxiety. I don't know if the Prozac maybe caused me to not feel depression and to feel ... for them and if they have had any experiences with Prozac like I had....
    ... I have tried Prozac , Zoloft, Lexapro, Effexor, and Wellbutrin ALL of those...

  73. Any Depression/Anxiety meds that don't cause weight gain??
    ... weight gain. My meds have been changed from Paxil CR to Prozac because I have mia and was told that there's not as...
    ... Hey, I was on prozac and lost lots of weight...
    ... Hey, I was on prozac and lost lots of weight I hope it has the same...

  74. Prozac vs. Lexapro?
    ... anger, low self esteem, and co-dependency..I also took Prozac years ago, and again, it was wonderful for the first...

  75. What meds do you use?
    ... Prozac - feel like it's very mild drug, worked at first,...
    ... different anti drugs over the years, including, celexa, prozac , wellbutrin, paxil, zoloft (terrible dreams), I really...
    ... medication for about 8 months now. I'll be starting Prozac tomorrow. I've been on Paxil for about 3 years and ... it didn't do anything for me. I'm really hoping the Prozac works for it will be my first time using it....