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  1. Should I take Buspar/Buspirone?
    ... be fading. No side effects yet. I also have taken Prozac for 3 yrs. So far, I am feeling better than I have...
    ... be fading. No side effects yet. I also have taken Prozac for 3 yrs. So far, I am feeling better than I have...
    ... be fading. No side effects yet. I also have taken Prozac for 3 yrs. So far, I am feeling better than I have...

  2. Drug poop-out .....????????
    ... I took prozac for anxiety for three or four years. Then it pooped ... used for people with anxiety problems), and retried prozac . None of them worked. Currently I am taking clonopin...
    ... I took prozac for anxiety for three or four years. Then it pooped ... used for people with anxiety problems), and retried prozac . None of them worked. Currently I am taking clonopin...

  3. Prozac and studying in school?
    ... My grades fell when I was on prozac & all the other SSRI's. They all made me soooo tired...
    ... My grades fell when I was on prozac & all the other SSRI's. They all made me soooo tired...

  4. depression/anxiety/panic attacks/nervous cough
    ... coughing more and fracturing my ribs again. Was on 10 mg Prozac for 4 years to alleviate menopause symptoms - went ... panic attacks). Decided today to start back on 5 mg Prozac - but am stressed beyond belief - and can't wait for ... the Prozac to kick in (could take weeks). Meanwhile - coughing...

  5. REMERON ?
    ... My doc has suggested switching me from Prozac to Remeron. Hence, I'd like to hear about the drug...

  6. Sideffect of Lexapro?
    ... eaten and had a horrible headache. I just started prozac today so I am hoping for better results....
    ... lethargic to get anything done. Then came the Prozac . I LOVED that and took it up until a year ago. I was...

  7. seroquel side effects

  8. Weight Gain From Antidepressants?
    ... weight gain. I do not want to gain weight. I was on Prozac for years and never gained weight. Is there anyone...

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) board

  1. My OCD is affecting my marriage; help!
    ... anxious a lot and I hate it. I am currently taking Prozac . It's been over a year and I'm not sure if it's helping...

  2. mood swings anyone?
    ... was my number one enemy. When I was first put on Prozac in early 80s, it changed my life 100% for the better ... . I also remember reading somewhere that Prozac is sometimes prescribed for OCD patients. It took...

  3. might have OCD
    ... off. Previous to Zoloft I was on Paxil, Celexa and Prozac . All helped somewhat, but just seemd to hide the problem...

  4. Luvox CR
    ... year ago after trying many of the others (Anafranil, Prozac , Lexapro) and I have gained 20 pounds!! My doctor...

  5. Fear of abandonment?
    ... confide in your husband and don't let this control you. Prozac works the best, dont be embarrassed. Go to your doctor ... something to help me and he/she will give you some kind of prozac or pill to help. and they DO help more than i can...

  6. Help! Can't stop the thoughts!
    ... theres no return! I am seeing a new MD and now am on prozac , 40 mg. (only been a week) and klonopin as needed...

  7. OCD/BDD, Major problems, getting worse
    ... that can really help are medications, SSRIs such as Prozac etc. They kind of provide a floor for your anxiety...

  8. my future and fears
    ... major panic attcks. BUT, I then went on medication, prozac at that time, and I swear it all went away, I cant ... head now, there had been a few times where I went off prozac or switched meds and all the old feelings would start...

  9. Anti-Depressants Vs. Creativity
    ... interview with radiohead (i think it was them anyway) when prozac first came out . as i remember the whole band suffer ... and bipolar conditions ( i hope i'm right !!!) . on prozac they claimed thier work became "happier" but was as...

  10. Newbie...
    ... more anxious than before. I was on medication ( Prozac ) for quite some time and it has helped me tremendously ... ideal dose. With each increase in the dosage of the Prozac , I saw less and less of the OCD symptoms. Finally...
    ... Hello, and welcome! Prozac has helped me tremendously also. I tried to go down...

  11. trying different meds
    ... currently on clomipramine. After clomipramine i will try prozac and then my mental health practicioner said that i ... all the same medications as me and has also tryed prozac (my next medication i will be trying )and has had...

  12. Anyone have intimacy issues like this?
    ... My sister is the same way and she is on some meds ( prozac ) and it must not be working. Hers is not just breath...

  13. I have OCD and was put on Luvox, Ativan, and Adderall for ADD, OCD and GAD
    ... yes, I paid $100 for it. I may have to switch to Prozac if I can't get my insurance to pay for it. They just...

  14. Best Medication For Ocd?
    ... works wonders for me. I take Paxil (previously took Prozac ) for depression and they didn't work on my OCD. As...

  15. not feeling liek yourself?
    ... to see if the things and ways I'm feeling are OCD ( prozac actually worked the best for me) but I went off of...

  16. Antidepressants
    ... prozac is meant to be good for helping with OCD. I take celexa...
    ... Yes, but Prozac has the same symptoms as Lexapro.. very low sex drive...
    ... I don't feel like a zombie on prozac , but then, everybody's different......

  17. OCD Relationship
    ... was so certain he was the one for me. I was taking prozac and seroquil before for my ocd but felt I didn't need...
    ... was so certain he was the one for me. I was taking prozac and seroquil before for my ocd but felt I didn't need...
    ... was so certain he was the one for me. I was taking prozac and seroquil before for my ocd but felt I didn't need...

  18. Holding onto an idea..
    ... checked for UTIs. None, but the vet put them on Prozac . Two days later, the spraying stopped, and not one ... accident since then. Prozac works absolute wonders for cats with this problem...

  19. Intrusive Thoughts & Eating?
    ... about trying an SSRI such as Zoloft, Paxil, Luvox, or Prozac . As for eating things you enjoy, I'm sure there...

  20. How to tell child about upcoming Psych Evaluation
    ... has kept me half way okay over the years has been prozac . I'm thinking that when I explain to Chloe that...

  21. OCD and Effexor Dosage?
    ... I've never taken effexor, but prozac dropped me on my butt after working wonderfully for...
    ... there are others that you and your doctor could try, Prozac , Celexa, Lexapro, etc....

  22. I need help.
    ... you out the door with a prescription for Zoloft or Prozac and tell you to come back in a month. A Psychologist...
    ... you out the door with a prescription for Zoloft or Prozac and tell you to come back in a month. A Psychologist...

  23. I need to know! Brain is going into overdrive!!!
    ... began taking Luvox months ago after spending years on Prozac (which didn't work for me for the OCD). Luvox has...

  24. What Are You Thankfull For?
    ... also: for getting better after bad times for Prozac for that therapist who helped me so much that time...

  25. Washing Clothes.
    ... take (ssri/selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) ' prozac weekly', the time-released prozac and that helps with ... to be on a prescription plan or be very wealthy ;) Prozac 'daily' (preferably the name brand as opposed to the...
    ... take (ssri/selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) ' prozac weekly', the time-released prozac and that helps with ... to be on a prescription plan or be very wealthy ;) Prozac 'daily' (preferably the name brand as opposed to the...

  26. I'm new here...anyone on Luvox?
    ... meds with no help for many years! Right now, I'm on Prozac & Klonopin but I started seeing a new doctor who prescribed...
    ... years ago (i was 12 or so at the time). I was on Prozac for about 8 years and have been on Celexa since and ... SSRI is best. Is there a reason you are stopping the Prozac ? An interesting tip i've learned, peppermint is...

  27. N-Acetyl-cysteine & OCD
    ... another 25% to 30% improvement. I am currently on 80 mg Prozac , 50 bus par & 2.5 grams inositol. I still have...

  28. Fear Of Getting Into A Shower
    ... only have Pure-O with some anxiety, but for me both Prozac and Celexa have been effective....
    ... only have Pure-O with some anxiety, but for me both Prozac and Celexa have been effective. Hi dksea, I...

  29. Effective Medications
    ... latest word on medications. My adult son was taking Prozac for OCD but quit a couple of years ago because of...
    ... Prozac helped my depression but not my OCD. I'm taking Anafranil...
    ... and OCD. Some of the more common medications are Prozac , Zoloft, Luvox, Anafranil, and Cymbalta. It's basically...

  30. obsessive haircutting
    ... be seen in public looking like this. I started on prozac awhile ago, but it seems to have no effect on the...
    ... be seen in public looking like this. I started on prozac awhile ago, but it seems to have no effect on the...
    ... t help other than giving me prescriptions for the Prozac . It's been about 3 weeks now that I've been on it...

  31. Is There An Ocd Cure That Doesn't Involve Medication?
    ... wonderful, warm-hearted person.:) :) I have been on Prozac for over 6 years now and I don't regret it at all...

  32. Newbie...OCD...Celexa...scared

  33. How effective are SSRI's for ocd?
    ... needed some peace in my mind from this so he prescribed Prozac . But he was reluctant since antidepessants can make...
    ... I agree. I tried several SSRIs (including Prozac ) before deciding one helped a little and didn't make...
    ... For me Prozac has helped a lot. From reading message boards and...

  34. Are there OCD medications that won't make you SLEEP?
    ... Prozac didn't make me tired, quite the opposite. Paxil and...

  35. Counting
    ... meeting again in 2 weeks for a "check in" started me on prozac . I have a feeling he knows more than I shared.!! ...

  36. Is this normal? Please help if you can.
    ... of what I have felt meds do for me too (in my case, Prozac ): Making me better able to brush off the thoughts...

  37. My OCD Story
    ... back? Another hard one. When I first started on Prozac I kind of considered myself cured. It was such a miracle...

  38. Does Anybody Have A Obsession With Washing?
    ... changing the meds might be helpful? My son switched from Prozac to Lexapro last year and that seemed to help him....
    ... changing the meds might be helpful? My son switched from Prozac to Lexapro last year and that seemed to help him....
    ... better the last few years, since I started taking Prozac . I feel pretty ok now, with the occasional obsession...
    ... better the last few years, since I started taking Prozac . I feel pretty ok now, with the occasional obsession...
    ... think medication helped me a lot. I started taking Prozac . And I did some short term CBT, just during the month ... kind of things. But, hey: Managable. I do still take Prozac . Tried to go down slowly. Felt more obsessions creep...
    ... think medication helped me a lot. I started taking Prozac . And I did some short term CBT, just during the month ... kind of things. But, hey: Managable. I do still take Prozac . Tried to go down slowly. Felt more obsessions creep...
    ... That is, they work mostly on serotonin. SSRIs are Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft, Luvox, Celexa and one or two others...
    ... That is, they work mostly on serotonin. SSRIs are Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft, Luvox, Celexa and one or two others...
    ... That is, they work mostly on serotonin. SSRIs are Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft, Luvox, Celexa and one or two others...

  39. medicine question????
    ... luck with one particular med?:) Personally I take Prozac and it has done wonders for my OCD. Kathrin...

  40. Fear of thoughts coming true?
    ... way. No no no. What really has helped me (apart from prozac );) is my faith. I do believe in a loving God, and...

  41. medications?
    ... Luvox, or Lexapro, but not too many people talk about Prozac . I'd love to hear from others. By the way, my OCD...
    ... Luvox, or Lexapro, but not too many people talk about Prozac . I'd love to hear from others. By the way, my OCD...
    ... Hello, mandmcv, I took Prozac for year and years; for me, it didn't help except...

  42. bouts of depression while on meds
    ... Hi, I was on Prozac for years, and had awful depressions on it. I'm on...

  43. Can anybody identify with me too???
    ... you may want to think about switching to Luvox or Prozac . Those two have a very high rate of success with OCD...

  44. ocd bout again!!!Yuck
    ... meds - how long have you been on the zoloft? I take Prozac (40mg) and it helps me a lot, but this time around...

  45. Has anyone taken Risperidone for their OCD?
    ... OCD. I was prescribed it after I had taken Paxil, Prozac , Lexapro, and Luvox. The Luvox was actually working...
    ... started getting sensitive to either it or the generic prozac . I might go back on. I was on just 0.5 mg a day...

  46. For Post It
    ... If Luvox doesn't do the trick, I am going to try Prozac or possibly Zoloft. I have tried Wellbutrin in the...

  47. Just need to vent to peope who understand.
    ... compulsions when I was younger, but not so much now. I take Prozac ...and it helps SOOO much. The problem is, whenever ... just a bit. The thing is, when I've started back on Prozac before it usually kicks in within a week. Do you think...
    ... causing the problem, lol. I did this many times with Prozac . But each time I started again, the side effects...
    ... want to have a baby and I'm not sure if I can be on Prozac when I'm pregnant. Does anyone know? Thanks again...
    ... By BENEDICT CAREY Taking an antidepressant like Prozac may increase a pregnant woman’s risk of having a ... remembered being on antidepressants like Zoloft, Paxil or Prozac while pregnant were at no higher risk for most defects...

  48. OCD coming and going
    ... bed and be tortured by my thoughts." I've been on prozac for over a month and that has lifted the fog. when...
    ... thoughts -- nothing more, nothing less. I've been on prozac for two months and it has helped immensely, this is...

  49. I'm so sick of OCD!
    ... Hello, I also have big-time ED. I've taken Prozac and Luvox with absolutely no weight gain (I need to...

  50. What is this?
    ... ready to do anything against it... Finally I got on prozac and did the right kind of therapy and it really did...

  51. Help!!
    ... long time best to see doc and get some meds im on prozac coz i suffer depression aswell as ocd but they help...

  52. Thanks for replies on Luvox
    ... head, anxiety, depression (deep). I was going onto Prozac at the same time. From my experience, the Paxil withdrawal...
    ... Luvox, and I was decreasing the Luvox and going onto Prozac . I stopped decreasing Luvox and stopped going on the ... Prozac b/c I felt sad, depressed, crying..., headache, etc ... the LUvox. I was only going off the lUvox and onto Prozac to get pregnant... but they both have side effects...
    ... am going to have to find another medication. Maybe Prozac or Zoloft? Thanks again you guys for all of your...

  53. Zoloft for OCD
    ... in CBT, and I was still a mess. So, I switched to Prozac last fall, and that, too, didn't work, so I'm currently...

  54. What happens if I do not
    ... medication once I finally got myself to take something ( Prozac ). But it was also an inner readiness for it to work ... helped a bit. by the way, I am 32 years old, on Prozac for over 6 years now. My worst phases were at around...

  55. Hopeful-Increasing luvox tonight!
    ... Zoloft, Aropax, Epilem, Anafranil, Lithium, Zyprexa, Prozac and Lamictal. The most effective treatment so far...

  56. I'm going to get some help.
    ... with untreated OCD anymore. I've been on Zoloft and Prozac in the past and both of them helped a little bit. ... afford the Zoloft (generic wasn't available yet) and Prozac stopped working after a couple of months. I'm going...

  57. How long before Luvox takes effect?
    ... as well. I just tried to get off luvox and onto prozac and had a horrible reaction.. but not sure if this...

  58. family members with ocd?
    ... had depression for many years, and that he has taken prozac for about 15 years now. but it was really just recently...

  59. meds??
    ... it... slight dec. in limbido.. was just trying prozac to switch to become preg. but tried for a few days...

  60. F/U with Prozac
    ... Purplegirl, what happened with the Prozac ? It didn't work as well as the Luvox? I am on my third...
    ... many patients on anti-depressants preg. mostly on prozac but some on others and he will discuss all with me...

  61. Kinda of forgetfully
    ... xanax for 3 or more weeks not everyday but most - prozac now almost 2 weeks -Klonopin- just took my first ... opposite. "I took my zoloft at night...errr i mean the prozac ." Just kind of that lately. I dunno do you think...
    ... medication. Mind just goes blank. It did when I began Prozac , but after a month or so, it disappeared...and my...

  62. intrusive thoughts..
    ... big cycle. What do you combat first?! I upped my Prozac to 40mgs and have a new benzo- klonopin. We're also...

  63. Bad Experience at Psychiatrist
    ... to Luvox. Then she actually asked me if I'd prefer Prozac or Lexapro (how would I know, she's the doctor?)....

  64. So Nervous About Going on Prozac
    ... trying to concieve soon, my OBGYN suggested to go on Prozac while pregnant and I am sooo nervous about changing ... and stressing, the "what if" I don't feel good on Prozac .. I guess I am obsessing really, LOL.. any advice ... feeling. I think you need to go into more positively. Prozac is supposed to be one of the better ssri's for OCD...
    ... Can you give hte Prozac a try before you try to get pregnant? That might...
    ... am doing, I am going to be switching any day onto Prozac .. and not trying to conceive until end of July or ... They are not saying no to Luvox but rather, chosing Prozac over that. Thanks for the advice, logically I should...
    ... I just replied to another thread about Prozac . I have been on it for many years now. Everybody is ... And who knows, maybe you will feel even better on Prozac ? What I mean to say... let's try to be positive. ... goes! I hope you will have a WONDERFUL response to Prozac like I did!! Hugs, Kathrin...

  65. taking prozac
    ... I’m on prozac too. This is my 2nd week but I was on it in the past ... Im struggling now too. I don’t think it’s the prozac thought. It’s a combo of anxiety/ocd/panic/depression...
    ... doesn't make me feel better. Thanks for the input on prozac . Let's keep each updated on our progress. I wish...
    ... uh oh, I will be changing from luvox to prozac soon (will try to conceive and dr. recommends prozac...
    ... t make me feel better. Thanks for the input on prozac . Let's keep each updated on our progress. I wish ... the anxiety/panic forums. I'm sticking with the prozac because Im hoping it'll help with the long term depression...
    ... I have been on Prozac for almost three weeks and the intrusive thoughts ... either....but the alternative is worse. I was on Prozac eight years ago; I was switched from Zoloft. It worked...
    ... suffering from! :p After consideration, he switched me to Prozac , which worked beautifully for me. Last summer ... repeating things, etc. I decided I truly needed the Prozac again. I started taking it full dose right off. ... me back on Zoloft because of the reaction I have to Prozac . He told me that since I had been takign Prozac so...
    ... experiences with medications are. I have been on Prozac for over 6 years now and tolerate it very well, and...
    ... I am so nervous b/c I just switched to Prozac ... see my recent post.. I don't want to duplicate...

  66. Please tell me about Luvox
    ... had a great experience with it. I am switching to Prozac only because it is more known to my OBGYN and I will...

  67. Luvox/Buspar/Xanax???
    ... So you think adding buspar to prozac would help combate aniexty/ panic attacks. Which I ... believe are all rooted from my ocd. Im on Prozac now but i was wondering if my psychiatrist would be...