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  1. 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....

  2. prozac
    ... jabba- It's been several years since I took Prozac , but I was on it for 2 years. I am responding gingerly ... be a "turning point". 3 or 4 weeks after I started Prozac I complained to my "friends" (people I saw everyday ... enough of my circumstances had changed, I opted to stop Prozac . (I got a new job and a new house). During the ... time I was taking Prozac I learned (taught myself, I refuse to give credit...
    ... I hoped prozac would be a wonder drug for me, wanted results the...

  3. Wellbutrin SR vs Wellbutrin XL
    ... s don't. ) Maybe a light dose sri ( zoloft, paxil, prozac ) and the 150 wellbutrin would work for you. ( Still...

  4. Cats vs Dogs
    ... nutshell version: Therapy throughout 20's and 30's. Prozac for 2 years late 30's. (Got me through the miserable ... end of my "career" at 3M.) Prozac disabled my rage response, also disabled my ability...

  5. Depression is back, season?
    ... like symptoms. If you take another type of med like Prozac and use the lowest dose necessary it shouldn't be...

  6. how do you deal with the bad thoughts?
    ... ideation out of my mind, but no, it doesn't. I've been on Prozac for over 4 weeks, with an increase from 10 to 20mg...

  7. are all ssri drugs the same?
    ... I have taken both prozac and paxil in the past and they have worked for my ... than upping the dose of paxil or moving me back to prozac . unfortunately i don't think the lexapro is very effective...
    ... For example, there's the traditional ones such as Prozac , Zoloft, Luvox, and Paxil that just target serotonin...
    ... depression. Otherwise, you'll need a med like Zoloft or Prozac to treat both, or even a benzodiazepine. I take Prozac...
    ... Gatsby, why did you stop taking Zoloft? is the prozac working for you? i am thinking about going back on ... prozac after 5 years. it worked before for my anxiety and...
    ... too severe for it to treat. That's why I switched to Prozac about a month ago, under the direction of the college ... Lamictal, which I'll start taking in a month, if the Prozac doesn't work on my mood swings. (I'm not clinically...
    ... Gatsby - Have a question for you. I may start Prozac soon. Am on Cymbalta now and have tried WEllbutrin ... work best for me. I was wondering if you know if the Prozac with Wellbutrin will offset some of the anxiety that ... Wellbutrin maybe offset the sexual side effects of Prozac ????? I'm thinking I might start this combo next...
    ... comments. Very helpful. I pesonally found that the prozac worked very well. I don't know why my old doctor...
    ... some way! And, thanks for the encouragement about my Prozac ! chrismom- Not to alarm you, but some of the symptoms...
    ... eat regularly to keep my blood sugar steady. Did Prozac cause weight gain for you? The Lexapro was terrible...
    ... Quick question....for anybody.... When you speak of Prozac is it the generic or name brand??? My Dr indicated...
    ... mania, so that's good! :D Anyway, no, as of yet, the Prozac hasn't caused weight gain, but I've only been on it ... ) Fluoxetine is the chemical, "generic" name for Prozac , but it's the same thing. I have "fluoxetine", and ... it doesn't specifically say " Prozac " on it, but it means the same- my psychiatrist prescribed ... me " Prozac ". I think the only reason I got actual "Zoloft" rather...
    ... convenient! Do you feel any difference with the Prozac yet? Are you on 20mg? My appt is in a week and I ... really a waste for me too. Let me know how the Prozac is working out for you. Better let you get back to...
    ... there? Was wondering how you were feeling on the Prozac ? DOes it seem to be working? How long have you taken...
    ... about me. No, I haven't seen any differences with the Prozac yet. The only difference I've seen is that my CBT...
    ... 6-8 weeks for the medication to be effective (and Prozac does have a longer half-life than Zoloft), but I,...
    ... that your body soon adjusts to the klonopin. If the prozac kicks in eventually, hopefully you can drop it - or...
    ... anything for my panic attacks; the Zoloft and, now, the Prozac , just work somewhat for my OCD, helping the efficacy...

  8. Isn't there any happiness left in the darkness
    ... this meds dont work for me. I dont like taking them prozac is useless for me and so is welbuterin. I jsut wish...
    ... celexa, lexapro, cymbalta and now am on welbrutrin, prozac and knonapin. great right? i'm ready to take the...

  9. zoloft withdrawl
    ... helping my OCD and my panic attacks, so I switched to Prozac . Don't stop cold turkey! Depending on her dosage,...

  10. Clomipramine
    ... she new. She said mostly everyone now adays takes prozac , zoloft, etc. Help on this will be greatly appreciated...

  11. 4 days into Effexor XR and I'm quitting!
    ... sound weak or anything, I've taken, lexapro, concerta, prozac , buspar, wellbutrin, and others in the past and have ... such side effects as effexor xr. I am taking 10 mg prozac , 1 mg xanax, and started on 37.5 effexor xr since ... I'm stopping this tomorrow and going back to the prozac . By the way I'm taking this for mild depression/ocd ... overfocused add, i might go back to wellbutrin or do a prozac /wellbutrin combo, effexor xr is terrible for me. Any...
    ... today will be fine off effexor, the small dose of prozac should keep any withdrawal effects away. Hey Tonya...
    ... The Cymbalta isn't bad though. Why did you go off Prozac ? I was thinking of asking my Dr about Prozac and...
    ... I didn't give up the prozac yet, I'm on an extremely low dose at 10 mg a day, ... might go back to wellbutrin xl and combine it with prozac , or just go to wellbutrin, or just get off everything...

  12. Anyone given up on anti-depressants?
    ... I've tried prozac , lexapro, concerta (even though its not an ad), wellbutrin...

  13. please help on wellbutrin and cant sleep!
    ... body is probably adjusting to the change from the prozac and xanax to the Wellbutrin. If I were you, I would...

  14. Just lost my job..
    ... succession of strokes and died. The doctor prescribed me prozac and i assumed it was a miracle drug that would cure...
    ... taking ADs, this was my 1st time drinking since having prozac upped from 20mg to 40mg so i blame that (as opposed...

  15. just started wellbutrin bad effects.
    ... Jolly, Hi! When I was on Prozac it took awhile for some of the negitive side effects ... sex drive. Once I started a low dose of wb with the prozac , I was back to normal and it actually felt even better ... weeks this coming Sunday. I might go back to reliable Prozac , with a lower dose of wb on the side. But that would...

  16. lithium, wellbutrinXL and paxil
    ... weight gain side effect too. I haven't tried Celexa or Prozac , but Lexapro and Zoloft made me gain weight. I was...

  17. cymbalta
    ... of depressed. I think I want to see if I can try Prozac next. That and Celexa are the only ones I haven't ... and it did have sexual side effects. I'm hoping the Prozac may work like the Paxil only without the weight gain...
    ... ZOloft together? Because I wasthinking that if I try Prozac I may stay on a bit of Cymbalta since I like the energy...
    ... - they're different for everyone - I started with prozac way back....Sorry I can't remember if it helped me...
    ... Cymbalta having bad withdrawals. It is a sister drug to Prozac , although it works on an additional neurotransmitter...
    ... any of my AD previously including effexor, celexa, prozac , or even paxil...could be I was always on low doses...
    ... good news: I've lost 8 pounds! I had gained on the prozac and no amount of dieting had helped. I am not hungry...
    ... Sorry it didn't work for you. Have you ever tried Prozac ? It is a sister drug of Cymbalta. Keep in touch...

  18. The occupations of depressed people
    ... bouts of depression even more as of late, though the Prozac that I'm taking has been helping to balance me out...

  19. I can't do this alone! Please help!
    ... will wait until I am pregnant before switching from prozac . I am just a little worried about switching meds...

  20. Fluoxetine / Prozac make you tired?
    ... Detroiter;1924317]Does anyone who takes Fluoxetine / Prozac find that it makes them tired? I've been exhausted...
    ... Also, what was your dosage? I am taking 20mg of Prozac daily along with 150mg of Wellbutrin XL. I cut the ... Prozac down to 10mg today and felt better - I wasn't as agitated...

  21. Need someone to talk to
    ... should be cured by now I thought. My doctor prescribed Prozac and told me that I would need to stay on medication...

  22. Right Now Life Sucks!
    ... lied. My doc changed me from Cymbalt 60MG to Prozac 40 mg 2x a day & Remeron 30 1x before bed. The Remeron...

  23. Cymbalta or Lexapro?
    ... of Cymbalta and it scares me. All of the SSRI's , Prozac , Celexa, Effexor, Lexapro, etc, there are many, all...

  24. Are Any Of You On More Than One Med?
    ... your question. I am on 2 AD I am on Fluoxetine ( prozac ) 40MG, 2X a day and at night I take Mirtazapine (Remeron...
    ... I've been on them all at one point or another.... Prozac , Paxil, Wellbutrin (lost too much weight and I'm already...

  25. Confession
    ... have unless Im treated properly. Right now Im taking Prozac and Clonazepam. They help moderately but when im having...

  26. Lexapro Isn't Working - What's Next???
    ... have friends who do well on effexor and another on prozac ... if that is any help...

  27. Prozac is'nt working.
    ... I'm on prozac to get rid of my social anxiety because being nervous ... anyways. I did a big mistake and drank alcohol on prozac , the next day i was so damn depressed. I'm on 10MG ... of prozac. Will drinking alcohol affect if prozac EVER works? i don't wana entirley stop drinking tho...

  28. 3rd day on Lexapro - need some advice
    ... I have had immediate side effects from Prozac , Paxil and Zoloft. For example, the first few days ... I took Prozac , it was like (I would imagine) being on speed. I've ... an antidepressant, and I too finally "gave in" to Prozac . But I have to say, the results are subtly dramatic...

  29. Is anyone on Symbyax???
    ... past) taken Symbyax. Symbyax is a combination of Prozac and zyprexa. I have only been on it for a little...

  30. Should I ask to switch from Celexa to Lexapro?
    ... money to them. It's like the whole controversy on Prozac . Eli Lilly knew that Prozac had the potential to cause ... young people that have committed suicide while taking prozac . It's horrible and they should have to pay every family...

  31. Can You Become Immune to Your Antidepressant?
    ... medication a few times since 1993 because of side effects. Prozac , Zoloft, Paxil, Wellbutrin, etc. If one med is not...

  32. info on new meds for depression?
    ... 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...

  33. I just... just...I don't know.
    ... And the only thing I could bear taking regularly was Prozac and Paxil. Paxil seemed to have helped the most but ... made me gain weight. Prozac is what Im currently taking, and it helps moderately...

  34. Are there depression treatments other than meds/therapy?
    ... supplements can help with depression. Depression is never a prozac deficiency but could be a vitamin deficiency. All...

  35. when i was younger i had ADHD can that be linked to my depression i have now?
    ... My mom keeps lecturing me for taking the prozac prescription and that my depression probably has something...

  36. Depression Medicine Help!!!
    ... to take it at night. Still didn't work. Put me on Prozac two days ago. Takes two weeks to see any results...
    ... experiment with a couple and then they're set. prozac was fine for me, and the same goes for zoloft. you ... it works the same way when it has to leave. i hope prozac is the right fit for you!...
    ... than others. you may very well make the transition to prozac very smoothly, which i hope is the case!...

  37. Taking Prozax and Paxil at the Same Time
    ... effective? For instance, the paxil does something that the prozac doesnot...nad vice versa. Prozac seems to work with ... nervous and somewhat 'implode.' I am definetly keep the prozac , but I havent decided upon psxil or zoloft. Any recommedat...

  38. How much is enough?
    ... stage, once you're 'back on your feet'. I have used Prozac for years, increasing to 60mg and later back to 20mg...

  39. Driver Going Back To Work
    ... everything from buspar, st johns wort, zoloft, paxil, prozac , lexapro, cymbalta, lithium to xanax and back to paxil...

  40. what type of therapist??
    ... even spoke for 30 minutes before she told me to go on Prozac . We hadn't even talked about my problem. Then one...

  41. Living with Depression
    ... switched to paxil, then zoloft then wellbutrin then prozac , lithium, cymbalta,lexapro, xanax, back to paxil and...

  42. new to celexa
    ... emotional blunting. A friend of my son's stopped taking Prozac when he noticed this...it was like, he said, he could...

  43. i dont know what to do
    ... schoolwork and stuff...but it got worse). ive been on prozac and zoloft and each of them i hate. i feel like a...
    ... I had Depression. It was awful. I started to take Prozac my first year of college, and it helped me to feel ... you trust--like your doctor who prescribed you the Prozac in the past--and see what he/she says. I know that...
    ... schoolwork and stuff...but it got worse). ive been on prozac and zoloft and each of them i hate. i feel like a...

  44. Panic Attacks and Depression
    ... therapy. I am on three meds: Klonopin, Adderall, and Prozac . At times, it feels like I am taking placebos. The...

  45. How do I fix these things
    ... problems are probably from stress and anxiety, an prozac tyope med may help a lot more exercise, especially...

  46. Perscribed celexa....
    ... celexa is one of many prozac type antidepressants, it helped me a lot with my stress...

  47. Antidepressant success stories?
    ... any success stories from people who use or have used prozac or other antidepressants. I'm getting ready to finally...
    ... medications until something helps. I was initially on Prozac , seemed to be okay but I got pregnant and went off...
    ... Hi, I was first was on prozac for around 3 years until it's effect became less and ... other SSRI's (the most sexual sid effect for me was prozac and the least with celexa). So needless to say I am...

  48. Sad
    ... on various types of anti depressants ranging from prozac to paxil and now on wellbutrin. My head swims......

  49. Inconsistent Schedule for Prozac
    ... Hello everyone. My daughter right now is on 40mg of Prozac for depression and OCD, but she has a very bad routine ... is running the risk of losing the effectiveness of Prozac -- in other words, it may stop working for her. For ... many people, when they go off of Prozac , then try to go back on, it's just doesn't work for...

  50. Anti-depressants were complete junk
    ... tried 3 medications from January 2003 onwards: Celexa, Prozac , and Wellbutrin, each with increasing doses for about ... The only medication where I felt anything at all was Prozac ; and at that time I only felt it for a few seconds...

  51. Withdrawal from Antidepressants??
    ... anti-d's for the past 10yrs...Paxil, Zoloft, lexapro, Prozac ...on and on. I went off them over 6 months ago and...

  52. New here
    ... know I tried all the SSRI's (such as Lexapro, Zoloft, Prozac ) and they made me emotionally numb, and then I was...

  53. What is the best medication out for depression?
    ... Hi, :) I was on prozac for 6 years along with trazadone, and I gained so ... much weight, I am not saying it was because of the prozac .. However, I went off of it in January... well a lot...
    ... Hi, :) I was on prozac for 6 years along with trazadone, and I gained so ... much weight, I am not saying it was because of the prozac .. However, I went off of it in January... well a lot...

  54. Zoloft and weaning
    ... withdrawal. I dont want to take this anymore. Ive been on Prozac and serzone in the past and both of those helped reduce...

  55. Help me please
    ... actually felt good on the Lexapro. So he switched me to Prozac which didnt seem to do anything for me so I stopped...

  56. Prozac?!
    ... panic with underlying depression. My doc prescribed prozac , because it works for my mom and my sis, along with ... xanax. I have a phobia of meds and was wondering if prozac is as horrible of a drug that I have been reading ... net? Please help. The doc put me on 5 mg of the prozac to start because of my phobia. Im still kinda scared ... many years and been on several AD's. He was put on Prozac late last year, and it has worked better than anything...
    ... I took Prozac for about a month and the only thing it did for me...

  57. Lexapro
    ... to any significant changes in weight? When I was on Prozac I actually had a decrease in apetite, which was fine...

  58. Numb
    ... only got worse. A year ago, I received medication, ( Prozac ) but stopped taking it after a month. Insurance and...
    ... medication, but I am a bit skeptical because I took Prozac and it didn't seem to do anything. Can anyone suggest...

  59. Depression is hell! Please give me advice!
    ... since I was a child- I am now 21- and I take 80 mg of prozac daily- it doesn't do much good. It is like hell- a...

  60. A few words from an ex-sufferer...
    ... day back on my meds.. very low dosage.. i am taking prozac 10 mgs and trazadone 50... for now it seems to be...

  61. conflict
    ... should try a course of antidepressant meds, perhaps prozac for 12 months, this may help a lot for both your depression...

  62. Dear Diary
    ... now. You can pretty much guess why. Clonazepam? No. Prozac ? No. The only thing that ever really helps. Food....

  63. Get very depressed before period.
    ... LIKE I HATE THE WORLD WHEN IM ON MY PERIOD.I TRIED PROZAC IT HELPED MY DEPRESSION,BUT HAD TO GO OFF OF IT BECAUSE...

  64. what would happen if I just stopped taking prozac?
    ... for the 3 days during which you haven't taken the Prozac ? It's generally best to never cold-turkey quit a...
    ... terrible memory. I've never had problems stopping Prozac . It's one of the easiest to quit because it has such...
    ... for the 3 days during which you haven't taken the Prozac ? It's generally best to never cold-turkey quit a...
    ... turkey, talk with your Dr first....I use to be on prozac and tried going cold turkey and OMG for me it was...
    ... expensive for me since no insurance. I have been on prozac 40mg and trazadone 50mg for a little over 2 non emotional ... that to you I guess)!!! So I started taking again ( prozac 40mg and only half of my 50mg trazadone) for three...

  65. Answer this question about Lexapro..PLEASE
    ... Lexapro specifically!! I've taken a bunch of SSRI's - Prozac made me lose weight/appetite, Paxil made me gain,...

  66. Withdrawal from Lexapro? Weird lightheadedness and numb sensations.
    ... mentioned this to me. I never experienced withdrawal from Prozac or Celexa....

  67. Weight gain on Zoloft
    ... started gaining weight when I started Zoloft. I was on Prozac before and didn't have this problem. Anyone know of...
    ... started gaining weight when I started Zoloft. I was on Prozac before and didn't have this problem. Anyone know of ... s that won't cause weight gain? I don't know... Prozac was the only one I did not gain weight from -- Effexor...
    ... started gaining weight when I started Zoloft. I was on Prozac before and didn't have this problem. Anyone know of...

  68. Five years and finally relief with Wellbutrin
    ... Previously for depression I had taken Zoloft and Prozac , with no improvement. With chronic pain averaging ... of my life. In December my psychiatrist took me off Prozac and started me on Wellbutrin, 200 mg. a day, then...

  69. Depressed and a Mother?
    ... straw that broke the camels back. My GP put me on prozac because I was doing a couple of different self destructive...
    ... too juggle motherhood with depression. I also take Prozac , but it really doesn't seem to be doing me any good...

  70. No hope and no where to turn need advice badly
    ... they tried increasing dosages to the max? I know with prozac & celexa I had to take the max dosages. I am always...

  71. thought everyone would enjoy this quote!
    ... world weird.Now the world is weird and people take Prozac to make it normal. :) Try to have a good weekend everyone...

  72. AD differences?
    ... unless you have PMS or PMDD and then they lean towards Prozac . I was on a combination of Prozac and Welbutrin, but ... the aggression go away and I felt better even though Prozac makes me feel flat and emotionless. I'm curious...

  73. zero libido due to prozac,who do I ask? how?
    ... hi everyone: I started prozac a month ago and I have zero desire, Im 33 years old...
    ... Ask either one. Chances are good it's the prozac . Trying a different AD might be a good idea....
    ... counteract this effect?I really feel better since I started prozac , it is a good AD,but I dont want to give up my sexual...
    ... 99% percent chance it's the Prozac - talk to your psychiatrist about it. I had the same ... probs on Prozac (even though it worked great on my depression). I ... having no libido. This is a common side effect of Prozac . Try another drug, but I wouldn't recommend Paxil...
    ... I was on Prozac and complained of the same thing to my doctor and...
    ... I was on Prozac and complained of the same thing to my doctor and...
    ... When i was on Prozac my labido went down and it was harder to orgamsim...
    ... when i started prozac i had sexual probs. after a month and a bit they went...

  74. Dealing with the public
    ... with an ulcer and that's when I first started taking Prozac and Welbutrin. I've just gotten to where I dread...

  75. zoloft making me worse
    ... could drop all of it, though (wouldn't want to... prozac made me look anorexic), and if I did get back to my ... pre- prozac weight, I'd still have had a fat stomach. The good...