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  1. From Paxil to Wellbutrin - I Feel Awful! - Paxil flu or Wellbutrin? Any Ideas
    ... need something MUCH stronger, and in SSRI form (like Prozac , Zoloft, Lexapro, etc.). It's different for everyone...

  2. I love a depressed person...it's hard
    ... doctor to put me on a benzo after months of upping my prozac and my busphar and changing from busphar to atarax...

  3. Which AD has the lowest incident of withdrawal?
    ... ADs I've been on, and I've been on a lot of them, Prozac was by far the easiest to come off of....

  4. DH is so depressed, not sure what to do.
    ... concerned with my DH at the moment. He was on 40 mg's of Prozac for about 4 years and did very well, but about a year ... dosages are) thinking that his system was used to the prozac . About 7 months ago he deleted the Wellbrutin, as ... bad it is. I am thinking he wasn't this bad on Prozac , and I think that making a switch back to it, maybe...

  5. Just Hope Please, My Only Message
    ... with depression, maybe bipolar, they did not know. Prozac was my first little drug, and I thought it was going...

  6. Is this a panick attack??
    ... everyone: Im feeling awfull right now, I started prozac 2 weeks ago and like a week ago I started having weird...
    ... change ur doctor. it may just be a side effect of the prozac . i get anxiety attacks sometimes and they really suck ... , im also on prozac . did u get them b4 taking the meds? if it still affects...

  7. prozac and Sex drive
    ... things as patient confidentiality? AND when i went on prozac (for the second time) i lost my sex drive for about...
    ... things as patient confidentiality? AND when i went on prozac (for the second time) i lost my sex drive for about...
    ... that the sex drive does come back. I have been taking Prozac for four years and my sex drive hasn't come back yet ... find out some other drug that works just as well as prozac but doesn't have the side effects. Also, I have found ... from reading on web sites that prozac has a longer half life which I think is 1 week therefore...
    ... different person. That is why I can't quit taking the prozac to get my sex drive back. You really just need to...

  8. I cant do this anymore
    ... to begin working properly. i know when i went onto prozac i had great weeks then slumps again, it took me a...

  9. lexapro, how much?
    ... that it's about dollars rather than health because prozac was so popular and made so much money. Side effects...
    ... this board said it took 6 months for his AD (I think Prozac ) to really start working. The only side effects I ... people. You might consider trying the others (Zoloft, Prozac , Effexor, etc.), if these don't work after a few months...

  10. Do you have physical symptoms?
    ... twitching i also get this but only when i started my prozac , r u on ad's? i used to get the twitching sooo bad...

  11. depressed
    ... tried other meds too , didnt they work at all? im on prozac and its taken about 6-12 months for the meds to properly...
    ... paxil which i have been on for a year now, welbutren, prozac for 3 years, zoloft,and a several other meds and nothing...

  12. Weight Loss Experiences After Ad's
    ... metabolism going again? I firmly believe that being on prozac for a year, and then on paxil for 2 months has done...
    ... Its been over two years since I've been on Prozac and Paxil and 30lbs later. I've had a terrible time...

  13. insomnia on most AD's
    ... different meds, including Buspar, Effexor, Celexa, Prozac , and now Cymbalta. Insomnia is a huge problem for...
    ... different meds, including Buspar, Effexor, Celexa, Prozac , and now Cymbalta. Insomnia is a huge problem for...
    ... im on prozac and when i first started taking it was exhausted all...

  14. Prozac and Weight Loss - New - Need Advice
    ... up.. I started this topic (the day I was prescribed prozac ) about weight loss and there are some differents points...

  15. Zoloft ?
    ... Lustral (aka Zoloft) 7 Days ago. I previously took Prozac , Effexor, Dothiepin, Celexa and Clomipramine .......

  16. effexor xr weight gain
    ... off, I suggest you talk to your doctor about taking Prozac while you taper off the Effexor. Prozac has a long...

  17. friend on depression [dont know her timeleft to going away]
    ... other antidepressents (Lexapro, Wellbutrin, Effexor, Prozac ?)...

  18. prozac and weight gain, please help,new here
    ... hey! congrats on weight loss :) im on prozac and dont worry too much as far as ive been told and ... can see, prozac doesnt make u gain any weight. it made me lose some...
    ... Prozac may make you gain weight, though it may not. I've...
    ... hey! i started on prozac two years ago and within that time frame i have gained ... but more people gain weight then lose it while on prozac ! sometimes it also depends on your dosage of prozac...
    ... lost 20 pounds the first two months i started with prozac . I went off of it after 8 months (cause it made my...
    ... Personaly for me i lost a few pound whilst taking Prozac . Stick with it and see what happens. Prozac is a fantastic...
    ... lost 20 pounds the first two months i started with prozac . I went off of it after 8 months (cause it made my...
    ... Personaly for me i lost a few pound whilst taking Prozac . Stick with it and see what happens. Prozac is a fantastic...
    ... significantly. On the flipside, I lost 15 pounds on prozac , when I never even stepped foot outside for 2 months...
    ... was severely depressed (well...I still am). Anyways, Prozac and Paxil were the first ADs I tried and it made me ... you should closely monitor your weight while on the prozac . Maybe once a month, jot down your current weight ... for something else. To me the downfall of paxil and prozac were drowsiness, fatigue, and the weight gain that...
    ... does have a diferent effect on people, I have been on prozac for 3 weeks, and I tell, you, I feel nauseated the...

  19. Trying to get out from under the mud
    ... price for tha generic anti-depresants for example prozac is around $50 and they'll give you a few refills....

  20. Feeling ill!
    ... mum got really upset when she found out I was taking prozac . It really upset me that she acted like that- I don...
    ... i was ill on prozac but if its too hard to cope see ur doc and get the ... think that will help! my friend had to change from prozac as they affected her too much. could u talk to some ... account, worth a try! my mum was also upset bout me on prozac but i guess thats whats mums r for :) they worry...
    ... cos I love her so much. I should prob give the prozac a bit longer to work before I give up on it, right...
    ... sometimes! :) Brett :) oh and yeah id def give ur prozac longer to work! mine took a while before it helped...

  21. what does antideppresants do for people who arn't depressed?
    ... would be on a non depressed person. in the 1980's prozac got a bad name i think in america didnt it? i think ... high. ive been told that i shouldnt worry (im taking prozac ) cos as long as u need to take the drugs then take...

  22. Caged By My Illness-First Post
    ... release the pain. I try to drown it. Im on 60mg of Prozac and 1 mg of clonazepam a day. They both have absolutely...

  23. Feel Like I'm Not Real
    ... hey! Everything u said is how i feel! i take prozac 40 mg at bedtime and i always feel like i can see...

  24. help! sexual dysfunction
    ... I've been on prozac for about a month for OCD/depression. It's working ... anyone give me advice? i don't wanna ween off the prozac cause it is helping so much but this is so frustrating...
    ... dig, I'm glad to hear that prozac is working for you. Unfortunately, sexual disfunction...
    ... disappeared just as fast as they occured,im also on prozac as well btw, so maybe giving it a bit more time and ... see what happens, maybe also reducing the dosage of prozac so it still helps ur ocd etc but doesnt affect ur...

  25. Hey again
    ... Hey guys, Well, I've been taking prozac since Saturday now and not feeling too bad at the...
    ... hey tamsin , yeay for getting help! :) yeah my prozac made me feel sick all the time for a while anyway...

  26. Paxil to Prozac: Weight gain or loss?
    ... I would love to know too. I just started prozac today, and I was worried I could gain weight , I was...
    ... I was on prozac for a year. At first I lost 15-18 lbs. with in the...
    ... might add a little ,now that Im in my second week on prozac . I have been feeling hyper and with less apetite,...
    ... Yeah I was real hyper :) too when I started taking prozac , but it was a HAPPY feel good hyper! That feeling...

  27. what am i meant to do?!?
    ... they took me off effexor and the want to me take prozac and olanzapine. Im really freaking out im 28 and ive...
    ... took me off effexor and they want to put me back on prozac before moving me on to lithium. This is driving me...
    ... are you tapering down on it? Have you started the Prozac ? Effexor is a drug that will make you very uncomfortable ... and slowly taper the dose down OR 2) switch to the Prozac so that you don't have the Effexor withdrawal. ...

  28. So Sad, Lonely, Etc.
    ... supposed to feel like this!!! I'm currently on 40mg of Prozac , and thats it. I want to get off of it, but I'm afraid...
    ... ex" yet, either... Why do you want to get off the Prozac ? Is it no longer helping? I can't believe you had ... that is awful. Maybe you can very slowly taper off Prozac ... Prozac made me more tired, I think. I'm taking ... which helps a little and isn't making me more tired. ( Prozac was like a miracle pill for me while it worked, but...

  29. Lexapro...pro's and con's anyone???
    ... had been on prozac and effexor. lexapro is the best of the three in ...

  30. Most Lonesome Disease On Earth!
    ... blue in the face, and that doesn't work. I've tried Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft, Wellbutrin, Lexapro, Celexa(sp?),...

  31. New and Confused!!
    ... have tried every antidepressant on the market from Prozac to you name it..they ALL had side effects, made me...
    ... its best to give the new drug a chance to work, my prozac took a while before the side effects disappeared....

  32. Well...
    ... when I got there it was OK. Anyway, he put me on Prozac and I was just wondering if any of you guys were taking...
    ... hey tamsin... GUESS WHO ;) im on prozac , and if i tell u my side effects dont get freaked ... both laugh about it now, needless to say she isnt on prozac anymore, but this is a WEIRD side affect ;) and in ... again, altho as i said before i know other people on Prozac whove had NO problems, or non like these, so guive ... like a new person now :) anyway good luck with the prozac , after the initial side affects its finally seemed ... either scare or bore u to death ;) i started taking my prozac at nite and this helped in the sleep problem area...

  33. Whats Wrong with you?
    ... that I have benefitted a lot from a combination of Prozac (which I am not even currently taking, as I have started...

  34. Pdd
    ... the councelling does not work than he will put me on PROZAC . I do not want to go on med's but i fear that is the...
    ... You mean a developmental disorder? I don't know how Prozac would help that. Anyway, I was on Prozac for years...
    ... PDD is postPartum Depression. so Prozac worked good for you then? I dunno, i am not sure if...
    ... depression, huh? :( Not cool. You might want to give the Prozac a try. I went on it when I was 14, and it changed ... StressTabs with Zinc for PPD, back in the days before Prozac , and she says that worked wonders for her. You can...

  35. Have ur ad's cured anything else?
    ... and ad's help with things like that dont they? im on prozac 40mg btw, i was just interested in other peoples opinions...
    ... terrified of spiders and i'm about to start taking prozac so we'll see what it does for me in the end! But as...
    ... and very big spiders here in spain, so im lucky the prozac has affected me this way i guess ;) thanx again...
    ... and ad's help with things like that dont they? im on prozac 40mg btw, i was just interested in other peoples opinions ... guy, no big deal to him. Should my son and I take Prozac for this I wonder....nah, I'll just keep spraying...
    ... and very big spiders here in spain, so im lucky the prozac has affected me this way i guess ;) thanx again...
    ... imagination as to where I was stung. Owie. Is Prozac also meant to work on anxiety? If so, that might explain...
    ... imagination as to where I was stung. Owie. Is Prozac also meant to work on anxiety? If so, that might explain...

  36. Anyone Have Experience with ECT?
    ... it. One even said she'd be sorry if she didn't take Prozac ; this scared her but I reassured her that wouldn't...

  37. Anybody LOSE weight on AD's?
    ... when i first started taking prozac , i couldnt stand the sight of food!! for 1.5 months...
    ... I lost weight on 20 mg prozac . then, at the end of my year I had gained it all...

  38. bad month...or is it more?
    ... I have been on prozac since november, they have increased it twice...I don...
    ... hey im on prozac and to be honest if the meds were working properly...

  39. Bad day...bit of a rant
    ... i know when i first started taking my meds ( prozac ) i could NOT sleep!! and was getting even MORE depressed...

  40. Can't Think Anymore.
    ... that wont affect u as badly. i know whe ni started prozac i felt the same but now a year later im better, still...

  41. Any advice for dosage of effexorXR??
    ... and norepinepherine instead of just serotonin like prozac or zoloft by inhibiting the reuptake more of these...
    ... Zoloft for a while and it quit working. I had tried Prozac when it was touted to be the newest be all end all...

  42. If Depressed, Do You Also Suffer From...
    ... I'd hoped it would be. The others I tried (Zoloft, Prozac , Wellbutrin, Lexapro, Paxil) did nothing. Actually...
    ... to sleep properly. i found that switching taking my prozac to nite time helped me sleep slightly better, altho...

  43. advice on antidepressant
    ... Hi AmericanDancer! I have only ever taken Prozac for my depression, so I haven't had any experience ... with other antidepressants. I can tell you that Prozac seemed to reduce the frequency of my depression, as...

  44. Anyone Take An Ssri Regularly But Finds Depression Comes Back During Menses
    ... I'm on prozac and for many months it was working to keep my depression...

  45. give up
    ... health center won't refer me until they max out the prozac , which isn't working. The low cost clinic won't see...
    ... appeal to me....thanks though. I have decided that my prozac isn't working, and since I can't get the Health Center...

  46. life is hopeless
    ... right? it took me a while to find the right dosage of prozac , it took 5 months about in fact, and im only NOW after...

  47. Work Shift Change - When Do I Take Meds?
    ... hey actually ive found that taking my prozac at nite say about 8 makes me feel much less tired...

  48. scared
    ... on and off since age 14, currently age 22, been on prozac since november and seeing a counselor since sept. ... at the school clinic wants to just keep increasing prozac til it works again rather than trying anything else...
    ... will listen and get below the surface of the issue. Prozac in the long run is very damaging so it should definitely...

  49. i think...
    ... own experiences of going to counseling and taking Prozac for Depression, I can tell you that it does get better...

  50. I know you've heard this before.....
    ... helped me thru my life changes and with the help of prozac , I am coping on most days. Then comes the bump in...

  51. My night out...
    ... really is all people do on the weekends. I started on prozac so I stopped that stuff - the majority of my friends...

  52. confused about magnesium
    ... thats funny because when i started to take my prozac i had shakes too, also involuntary muscle movements...

  53. cymbalta & sexual side effects
    ... alot of patients on a certain med. When I started on Prozac years ago, I was unable to achieve orgasm - I went...

  54. Restarting Topamax-Will I lose weight
    ... effects on u if u stop and start them., i know this from prozac , so it may be that u wont lose the weight again, or...

  55. living off medication
    ... well i know when i came off prozac i felt terrible, i waited for months and still felt...

  56. Worried!!!!
    ... familiar with Wellbutrin, as I have only ever taken Prozac , so this is only a theory. Has he mentioned feeling...
    ... may not be so lucky, i know when i started taking prozac i couldnt drive etc, ifelt out of it all the time...

  57. change meds?
    ... on campus counselor and was placed on fluexotine ( prozac ) in Nov. We started with 20mg, and have increased...
    ... hi majik, im on prozac as well and when things get really bad, like with ... year to finally start to feel noticably better on prozac , so maybe im on the wrong meds! also if u feel tired ... can i suggest something, i started takinf my prozac at nite at say 8 ., after a week of tiredness, the...

  58. Effexor... AHHHHHHHH!!!
    ... since 1996. I'm a female, 28 years old. I started on prozac and wellbutrin, then changed to paxil, first 20mg...
    ... since 1996. I'm a female, 28 years old. I started on prozac and wellbutrin, then changed to paxil, first 20mg...

  59. Hi Depressed Newbie
    ... dont mind me asking but how muich does it cost for prozac if u know? and how many tablets do u get for a month ... everyone seems to spend SOOO much money!! in spain i buy prozac over the counter for a box it costs 13euros. is that...

  60. Need Advice
    ... hi! im on prozac but have recently started taking multi vitamins AND...

  61. What began your depression?
    ... environment watchdog, Environmental Agency, found Prozac , an antidepressant drug, was building up in river ... used for drinking supplies. The exact quantity of Prozac in the drinking water was unknown, but the report ... concluded Prozac could be potentially toxic in the water table. Experts ... say that Prozac finds its way into rivers and water systems from treated...
    ... doctor that helped me through everything and I took prozac for about 6 months, but i took this semester off of ... to fix everything in my life. I stopped taking my prozac and now everything has been fine or a while but i...

  62. Frustrated with Wellbutrin
    ... just bought a book that I recommend you get called Prozac ands the new antidepressants by william appleton the...

  63. any new meds out there?
    ... some side effects, but all of the ones i have tried ( prozac , effexor, zoloft, wellbutrin etc.) have caused too...

  64. Lost and Lonely...
    ... what uve been through!! meds will help hopefully, prozac has with me, makes things easier to cope with, hey...

  65. umm.. i'm troubled
    ... managed to stop with good counselling and meds. i take prozac and that has helped me loads,. maybe u could see about...

  66. Off Prozac for 4 days: Safe to start taking it again?
    ... i stopped taking prozac and after 2-3 weeks i felt worse!! so i decided to...

  67. Can't cry
    ... t cry. It's really frustrating. I started taking Prozac a few weeks ago and I don't know if that has something...
    ... t cry. It's really frustrating. I started taking Prozac a few weeks ago and I don't know if that has something...
    ... when i was on prozac i cried ALL the time!!! im still on it and occasionally ... effecting u, go and see ur doc and ask if it could be the prozac affecting u like this :) Good luck and take care...

  68. Am I destined to be on antidepressants forever?
    ... back on meds he'd go. (If you get the chance...read " PROZAC : Panacea or Pandora?" by Ann Blake Tracy.....scary...

  69. Scary daydreams linked to depression?
    ... year i used to think like this too! the effecr of the prozac i was on intensified this feeling, are u on meds?...

  70. hi, new.
    ... i dream very vividly im on prozac and the nightmares i have REALLY affect me!! i get...

  71. abilify
    ... mprovement by far has in social functioning. Feels the way prozac did many years ago, but without the edge and I would...

  72. wellbutrin withdrawl
    ... would increase my anxiety and he wanted to give me Prozac with it to counteract that effect. I refused the Prozac...

  73. Teeth Grinding and Lexapro
    ... always ground my teeth tho but ive foiund that with prozac i tend to do it more, i think its anervous thing...

  74. Problems with depression medication...
    ... TOO SLEPT CONSTANTLY. I THEN ENDED UP ON GOOD OLD PROZAC WHICH STILL HAD SIDE EFFECTS BUT THE GOOD OUT WEIGHED...

  75. less tired now!!
    ... i changed when i was taking my prozac from the morning to the nite and aftera week of falling...