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  1. Fed Up!
    ... to winger paxil is a prozac type med and these eventually do help many but not...

  2. Lexapro: very very bad reaction
    ... only about 5 yrs of comfort during that period from prozac and I still get new symptoms. So if you don't want...

  3. Is anyone taking Zoloft, Atavan and Topamax??
    ... and I do think it's from the Paxil. My friend is on Prozac and she's experiencing the same symptoms. You are...

  4. OK guys (and gals) I need some input here
    ... Klonopin and Inderal could be deadly for me. I won't take Prozac . It may be a great drug for some, but I'm scared of...

  5. suggestions
    ... want hardcore relief, then drugs such as the SSRIs ( Prozac , Zoloft, Celexa, etc.) and others can make a WORLD...
    ... want hardcore relief, then drugs such as the SSRIs ( Prozac , Zoloft, Celexa, etc.) and others can make a WORLD...

  6. Do the meds cause weight gain?
    ... recently. She went to the doc first and they put her on Prozac for it. Then, I went to my doc a few months later...
    ... recently. She went to the doc first and they put her on Prozac for it. Then, I went to my doc a few months later ... LOL I have the same problem and I'm only on 10mg of Prozac . I eat all the time but I guess this is the price ... evening, but I just eat like a pig. Imagine if I up my Prozac , LOL I will be eating buffets day in and day out ... . Now I understand Prozac shouldn't be doing this, that it's suppose to curb...

  7. New with questions.
    ... welcome mander, lexapro and celexa are both prozac type meds and its unusual to start on 1 qand then...

  8. What is the best antidepressant for anxiety and panic?
    ... lexapro is a prozac type med and it does often help a lot IMO these...

  9. Need help
    ... for approximately 3 months. They took me off the Prozac I had been on for 3 years, assuming it had stopped...
    ... m 28 yrs old I beat my panic attacks for 8 yrs on prozac . About a year ago I slipped back into them. I'm...

  10. Xanax withdrawal?
    ... take several weeks if money is a problem, generic prozac would be as good and lots cheaper...
    ... s and didn't really get anything good from them. Prozac made me more anxious, Lexapro made me get headaches...

  11. Panic attacks are controlling my life
    ... back as I remeber. When I was 18 I started taking prozac . It worked great for about 7 yrs. Then I started...
    ... lexapro is the same type of med as prozac , both are SSRI type antidepressants I assume you...
    ... I wonder what would happen if I went back to the prozac . I've been off of it for about a year now. I went ... paxil to the lexapro i mentioned earlier. I liked the prozac cause I had no side-effects on it. The stuff I'm...

  12. Wierd side effect
    ... I take 10 mg prozac for my GAD, and for my high blood pressure cozzar...

  13. please help me with my son
    ... other things, resist any attempt to put him on to prozac or other antidepressant meds, he is too young, IMO...

  14. Ainfante this is for you!
    ... If you were going to have adverse reactions to your Prozac I believe you would have already had them. I had ... successfully, and it comes from the same family of drugs as Prozac . I've had no ill effects. If this drug is working...
    ... over my PTSD. I'm trying to hold on to the 10mg. of Prozac I'm taking, not wanting to increase it cause I'm afraid...

  15. Freaking Out! Need Support!!!!
    ... you can always try something else, like Zoloft or Prozac . Personally, though, I think it's better to try raising...

  16. What's better, Zoloft of Prozac?
    ... You might want to read "Talking Back To Prozac" " Prozac Nation", and do a Google search on Prozac and it's ... been a few moms who killed their kids while taking Prozac . documented. Who was the sports guy who killed ... his wife? on Prozac . I used to lay in bed at night and think about ... and where to bury him in the back yard when I was on Prozac . I thought that he would be better off without me...
    ... Prozac doesn't bother me. It just hasn't gotten rid of my...
    ... people react differently to different medications. Prozac may work very well for someone but may be very bad...
    ... Both Prozac and Zoloft are SSRIs, but they are chemically distinct ... worked for you before. Consequently, I've taken both Prozac and Zoloft in high doses, each for at least a couple ... current SSRI (Celexa) poops out on me eventually. Prozac 's most notable difference from Zoloft is probably ... its longer half-life. Prozac stays in the body considerably longer than Zoloft ... effects. It's also easier to cease treatment with Prozac for this reason, should you ever need or decide to ... your significant other. You really can't do that with Prozac ; with Zoloft you can, and many folks (especially women ... read (I think it was in The Pill Book, 10th Ed.) that Prozac generally takes about a month to begin fully working ... your doctor might not agree with!) is that if the Prozac is keeping away the panic attacks, it's probably best ... ve been on it and at what dose? If you've been on Prozac for a couple of months or more and are still only ... is just my opinion based on my own experiences with Prozac . Good luck!...
    ... feel a bit more relieved now. I'm taking 10mg. of Prozac and Iknow that isn't enough but it has helped with...
    ... very well for me. I know people who take Paxil and Prozac and they work for them. I do have vivid dreams on ... Zoloft, some real wild ones! I took Prozac years ago when it first came out. I was part of the ... it (or rather my psychiatrist was participating) Prozac I had a bad reaction to. I started to dream about...
    ... really making me nervous with all this bad talk about Prozac . I'm taking it and everyone is speaking about how...
    ... would be making you nervous, Andrea...I never took Prozac in my life and reading some of this stuff is making ... are alike. I personally know two people that take Prozac and they both have only good things to say about it ... I never had one single problem with it. If the Prozac is working for you then try not to get upset or scared...
    ... really making me nervous with all this bad talk about Prozac . I'm taking it and everyone is speaking about how ... This is making me nervous. Andrea Not to worry! Prozac and Zoloft are extremely popular and well-studied ... 11th most popular prescription drug in the US and Prozac is #19. (The latter figures are from 2001 -- I got ... certain people in extremely rare cases. The chances of Prozac or Zoloft turning you into a killer or a crazy person ... you noted yourself, 10 mg/day is a very low dose of Prozac . Don't worry about addiction with these drugs -- although ... t stop any drug cold-turkey, I was on 60 mg/day of Prozac for several years and was able to stop cold-turkey...

  17. Family Member Needing Help!!!
    ... doctors from prescribing, e.g., an SSRI like Zoloft or Prozac ? My understanding is that senior citizens -- even ... serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs; e.g., Zoloft, Prozac , Celexa, Paxil) serotonin/norepinephrine reuptake ... used for psychosis) Some of these drugs, such as Prozac , can take anywhere from a week to a month or longer...

  18. klonopin or ativan
    ... antidepressants, the more popular ones now are SSRIs (e.g., Prozac , Zoloft, Paxil, Luvox, Celexa). Buspar (an anti-anxiety...

  19. First time to the docter on Monday, some questions before i go.
    ... after my fiance died and still on Xanax. I gave up the Prozac but became addicted to the Xanax. Are you looking...

  20. Sexual side effects of drugs..
    ... wondering if anyone had any ideas for me to try. I was on Prozac about 3 years ago for anxiety I really liked it except...

  21. Increasing anxiety
    ... it so I can't sleep. I've recently been put back on prozac for depression, but I'm even a little bit afraid of...
    ... then that's a sign that something's out of whack. Prozac should definitely help you -- don't be afraid of it ... working). I don't know how long you've been on Prozac , but if you haven't already had a bad reaction to...
    ... head all day somehow... I'm going to stick with my prozac , as it probably hasn't kicked in yet, and go back...

  22. Paxil Anyone??
    ... origional paxil was only once a day, just like zoloft and prozac . I would love to hear from people on how paxil has...

  23. Gone for 6 months - Glad you are still here
    ... xanax, neurontin, celexa, serzone, effexor, buspar, prozac and a few others. I have been on xanax for several...

  24. Zoloft for Anxiety problem?????
    ... (SSRI "poop-out"?), but all SSRI drugs (you know: Prozac , Paxil, Zoloft, Celexa) can be very effective for...

  25. Panic and IBS???
    ... definitely related. Before I started taking my first SSRI ( Prozac ), I used to think my frequent stomach cramps and diarrhea ... were a problem separate from my anxiety. Once the Prozac started working, the IBS went away. During the few...

  26. EFFEXOR XR Withdrawal
    ... slowwwwly. Also have no intention of experimenting with Prozac or anything else - enough drugs for me after this...
    ... body is RAW with emotion - exposed. Weird. The Prozac is not working at all so I have decreased my intake...
    ... VERY concerned, though, about you also decreasing the Prozac at the same time! NOT A GOOD IDEA! :) Please...
    ... tell my girlfriend what you said) and stick with the Prozac for the time being. I will also not be too hesistant...
    ... :) Am very glad you decided to go back to the Prozac to help you through the worst of it. Man, you...
    ... I'm jealous! Keep it up! Are you still using the Prozac ? How much, how often? Lemme know. Take care!...
    ... that Effexor had "pooped out". so we decided to go to Prozac and taper the Effexor. {I now think that the Effexor ... WORSENING my symptoms}. Well, after going on 20 mg of Prozac , I dropped to 75 mg of Effexor (from 225 mg) and all ... 112.5 to 75 to 37.5 mg every week while upping the Prozac to 30 mg and then 40 mg) and my symptoms were bad ... here I am 8+ days later. I have backed off the Prozac to 20 mg and that seems to be working. Klonopin is ... and then w/d of Klonopin. Then I plan to get off the Prozac and be drug-free for the first time in ages (10-12...
    ... taper? I hope things are OK. I am not convinced the Prozac even helped but who knows. Nevertheless, I am on 20...
    ... I feel good. Very few withdrawal symptoms now. The Prozac I was taking to help with w/d was not working and...
    ... zaps and other crap is pretty much gone. I nixed the Prozac too cuz it wasn't working but the doc put me on a...

  27. Panic Attack or late lexapro side effect? Help!?
    ... active (row, run, cycle), although I do take 20 mg prozac daily. For about 6 mths after hospitalization, I...

  28. The Amazing Panic Attack
    ... cause. DUH. Well, tried meds for the first time then ( Prozac ) and it seemed to work - it "cured" my "depression ... I went to the doc and said I had depression. LOL. Prozac was prescribed again and it was suggested I stay on ... 1993 after I tragically lost a son to SIDS so the Prozac was upped and the episode went away and I was reduced ... how could this be - I was on a maintenance dose pf Prozac ? Well, that's when I learned of the "poop-out" problem ... psychotic! ***?!?!? I said NOOOOOOO and asked him about Prozac since it worked before. He liked the idea and augmented ... my Effexor with Prozac (so then I was on 3 meds Prozac Effexor and Klonopin - jeez louise). So I bagan to ... Effexor down to 37.5 mg. I am stll taking 30 mg of Prozac and a small 0.75 mg of Klonopin. It has taken me several ... long as you taper slowly. What will be left is the Prozac which is not working all that well anyway, so I plan...

  29. I really need some serious support.....
    ... symptoms sends me into panic...I have tried zoloft, and prozac in the past with bad side effects. I am currently...

  30. HRY, what do you know about PTSD?
    ... every now and then. Not to proud to take it. I take Prozac 10mg. a day, Psych said I could up it to 15 or 20...
    ... same treatments as used for agoraphobia work the prozac dose should be upped until its working properly...
    ... same treatments as used for agoraphobia work the prozac dose should be upped until its working properly ...

  31. Did I just now, almost die?
    ... they tend to have less side effects than Paxil or Prozac , but visit all their websites, so you can gain the...

  32. Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation (CES)
    ... in my quest to get off meds. I am augmenting with prozac to alleviate the withdrawal of the Effexor. I am becoming...

  33. The Linden Method
    ... Hi Genie. I take 10mg. of Prozac and .5mg of Xanax in which i split in half and then...

  34. Hi, I'm a newbie
    ... Currently i have it quite under control with 10 mg of prozac . But the trip to reach here was the worst and...

  35. Need help fast!
    ... anything else? You may need something like zoloft, prozac , etc... to help with the attacks. You should call...

  36. Drugs vs. Natural Means of Management
    ... worse (just tapered off of it) To the Effexor, I added Prozac and lowered the former so now I'm at 112.5 Eff./30 ... mg Prozac . I feel a little better and am proceeding to taper...
    ... One word...HORRIBLE. I hated effexor, Then I tried prozac and now lexapro with some benzos inbetween all of...
    ... work this time so I have been slowly transitioning to prozac so now down to 75 mg Effexor/30 mg prozac but I don ... The theory is to go off the Effexor and replace with Prozac . Anyway, once I get off the Klonopin in a few weeks ... about its withdrawal as well) and just stick with the prozac should it be working. This anxiety stuff is VERY...
    ... to 37.5mg Effexor (3rd day) with augmentation with Prozac (30 mg) - some withdrawal (headache, spaciness, a ... earlier tapering too fast). The I will work on the Prozac . Slowly, as I have been tapering, I get glimmers and...

  37. Can the meds jus stop working?
    ... you say, your dose is high now, lexapro is a SSRI or prozac type...

  38. Adrenaline?
    ... tell myself it will pass. I use to think it was the Prozac but I do remember having this before I took meds....

  39. Has anyone tried Xanax XR yet?
    ... on it indefinately and sometimes they add Zoloft or Prozac or Paxil, etc. Also, are you guys putting regular...

  40. KShortie: Even if you are not having a panic attack, how can you stop the adrenaline?
    ... abbygirl: Appreciate the info about Zoloft. I'm on Prozac and I'm sure they will up it soon or switch me. I ... I will keep you posted. I'm only taking 10mg. of Prozac and I understand the standard is 20mg. I will hopefully ... next week who can analyze it. My gyne gave me the Prozac . Lori: I was not given Klonopin, but maybe they...

  41. How do you prevent one panic attack going right into another one?
    ... such to add to the Xanax to help. Hi, I'm taking Prozac and take Xanax when I need it. My panic attacks aren ... what bugs me the most. I probably need to up the Prozac , cause I'm taking 10mg. and I understand the standard ... for Prozac is 20mg. I will wait until I see the Psych. Andrea...

  42. Sensitization!
    ... seems like I'm always hungry lately and hungry taking Prozac 10mg. My stomach feels hungry and I'm eating all...
    ... to see a Psych a week from now so he can control my Prozac , my gyne gave it to me cause I'm also gong through...

  43. How does the Xanax control the dizzy feelings?
    ... I get lightheaded, sometimes a dizzy feeling with Prozac and I know that can be a side effect to. but I was...

  44. Feeling myself again....
    ... shelving and running. I'm on 10mg. of the generic Prozac . It too has been making me feel better, although...

  45. does anyone know?
    ... don't want to eat. But I've noticed after a week on Prozac , I wanted to eat the world! I haven't put on any...

  46. Does anyone take Fluvoxamine/Luvox for Anxiety/Panic or OCD?
    ... there. Paxil, Zoloft, and Celexa are in the top 10-20. Prozac is right around there as well, Lexapro too, but Luvox...
    ... called Fluoxetine which is generic for Serafem and Prozac . Anxiety does alot to us but it will not kill you...

  47. Vivid dreams
    ... Heck yeah!! When I was on prozac I would have terrible weird distorted dreams, I would ... never had dreams like that in my life! I am not on prozac anymore but as soon as I stopped they went away! I...

  48. What is an SSRI drug?
    ... prozac is the best known SSRI effexor is similar but a different...

  49. SSRI drugs
    ... anyone had good experiences? I have! I have! Prozac and Zoloft, at different times, have been absolute...

  50. Chantel
    ... and there, not regularly. I'm taking the generic to Prozac , 10mg. and in the beginning it felt like it was working...
    ... cause seizures after continuous use. Even Zoloft, Prozac etc.(which are suppose to be non-habit forming) most...

  51. Lexapro .... 4 weeks in..........NOW MESSED UP???
    ... never taken Lexapro myself, but when I began taking Prozac I wasn’t too bad. When he increased my dose, I...
    ... lexapro work better, but I suggest swapping to any other prozac type med, lexapro si a prozac type...

  52. Please Respond.....xanax???????????
    ... ssri under the sun on me Paxil, Zoloft, wellbutrin, prozac you name it! Well with most the side effects were...

  53. i want my life back!
    ... said it's in a different class of drugs than Paxil, Prozac , Zoloft and Lexapro, etc. I've been taking it right...

  54. St. John's Wart and Melatonin?
    ... zoloft may be available, if not its very similar to prozac which is available as a cheap generic, xanax always...

  55. Do i have generalized anxiety?
    ... If the Effexor doesn't work for me then I will try Prozac . Anyone every tried that for anxiety???? :)...
    ... for me this time around. I don't know much a bout prozac , except a friend of mine takes it for severe depression...

  56. Nervous and Tired
    ... your problems can happen when starting prozac , maybe cut the tablet and take a smaller dose for ... a while prozac doesnt always work the second time and you may need...

  57. Busiprone
    ... Xanax when I need it but working with the generic to Prozac 10mg. I split it and only take 5mg. a day. This...

  58. desperate
    ... sychiatrists nearly always prescribe an antidepressant like prozac and a benzo such as valium or xanax for anxiety,...

  59. Classes of antidepressants
    ... I have been taking ssri's or prozac type meds for years now. The one im currently on is...

  60. Please, Please help me.....
    ... anyone else has ever had this happen. I started taking Prozac about a week ago and so far so good...Although today...
    ... The only medication that I am taking is Prozac and ativan as needed.....I have taking about 8 ativan...
    ... better. It's up to you if you want to continue on Prozac as the symptoms probably will subside, but it's also...
    ... think you were having an allergic reaction to the Prozac . I had the same reaction to Serzone, but the burning...
    ... anyone else has ever had this happen. I started taking Prozac about a week ago and so far so good...Although today...
    ... perimenopause and had the flashes way before I began Prozac . I have 10mg and I break them in half, just began...

  61. If I'm already feeling the jitters, wouldn't it make me....
    ... already feeling the jitters or trembling, wouldn't prozac or the generic make me feel worse? Any comments would...
    ... prozac and other antidepressants do eventually often reduce...
    ... at my age. I'm 45 and have alot to talk about. My Prozac amount (10mg) is so minimal. I split in half right ... good. My hot flashes I was getting long before the Prozac ....
    ... could you tell me if prozac has a sedative in it as well as anti deppressant...

  62. First day of counseling........
    ... posted about my gyne giving me Fluoxetine, generic for Prozac and Serotin. Wanted the Serotin, but was 125.00 and...

  63. Adrenaline rushes
    ... just perscribed by my gyne the generic to Serafin and Prozac . I haven't taken one yet. I'm just curious as to...

  64. panic symptoms
    ... attacks and anxiety since I was 14. I have been on prozac since i was 14 and I will have to be on it for the ... one of the newer ones. dr's don't really prescribe prozac any more but let me tell you it's a life saver for...

  65. Symbyax
    ... what else its a combination of the antidepressant prozac and the antipsychotic zyprexa, however if doc thinks...

  66. Has anyone???
    ... Has anyone had success taking prozac for anxiety? If so, how were the side effects and...
    ... I had taken prozac for panic disorder twice in my life. Both times it...
    ... I've never tried prozac for anxiety and panic - Did you all have trouble taking ... other meds before getting on prozac ? I have tried 5 and have had trouble with them all...
    ... some have but i think in many cases prozac tends to make anxiety worse....
    ... I've tried Prozac in the past and it worked for me. I am also taking ... it right now, but I can't say that it is the Prozac that helped me this time around. When I started ...

  67. pregnancy and meds...
    ... am 12 weeks pregnant right now and I am also taking Prozac . I don’t know about Celexa, but I would really ... like to believe that Prozac will not do any harm on my baby. I used to take Xanax...

  68. Feeling like there is a cloud in my head:(
    ... derealizion hardcore for about 4 years now. I am on prozac . I'll tell you what is really helping me. Most...

  69. Have been viewing, but new to posting!!
    ... have those days that are not. I have tried Paxil, Prozac & etc. but they just give me that "out of body" feeling...

  70. Hypnotherapy
    ... to stop taking Xanax and I am only taking 20mg of Prozac at the moment. I’ve had this problem for more than...
    ... to stop taking Xanax and I am only taking 20mg of Prozac at the moment. I’ve had this problem for more than...
    ... pain soon goes away! Today I forgot to take the Prozac for some reason and for the first time in my life...
    ... pain soon goes away! Today I forgot to take the Prozac for some reason and for the first time in my life...
    ... Son is born, have you considered tapering off the prozac ? I think that with your successful hypnotherapy and...
    ... Son is born, have you considered tapering off the prozac ? I think that with your successful hypnotherapy and ... from panic, I have already begun to withdrawal Prozac . Right now I am only taking it every other day and ... about a week before I give birth. All I hope is that Prozac hasn't done any harm to my baby. From what the docs...
    ... garbage! How long have you been tapering off the Prozac ? Remember to drink plenty of water, but not excessive...
    ... think it's been a month since I began to withdrawl Prozac . You mentioned something about drinking a lot of...
    ... residual chemicals that accumilate in your body from the prozac , and also day to day pollutants. By breaking them ... of your body, helps the tapering process, as less prozac is present, the body adjusts to that lower level. ... dehydration, heat stroke, etc. related to benzos. Though prozac is an SSRI, the same does apply in a lot of ways. ... The prozac , like benzos, effects the neurotransmitters and also ... regulates everything for our brain and body. The prozac (and also benzos) just allows the body to make more ... complete w/d will return to normal after all the prozac and benzos are out of your system, (for those on ... others. Think of it also this way, once free from prozac , the brain will need a little time to just fine tune ... itself (calibrate) all the functions that the prozac took over doing instead of the brain functioning autonomous...
    ... then confident that once you have tapered off the prozac and allowed your body and just as importantly your ... just fine. Madj, I've known people to taper off prozac , they felt just fine a month after they stopped it...
    ... dizzy from the pregnancy as well. I used to take Prozac in the past for many years until I decided to stop...

  71. worried
    ... the combination of them is the cause, they are both prozac type and I dont know of any real benefits from taking...

  72. expensive antidepressant meds
    ... however these 2 are simply newish versions of prozac and its quite likely that generic prozac, available...

  73. Can a psychiatrist prescribe meds???
    ... posted, but i went to the doctor and he prescribed prozac 10 mg. I made me feel terrible. I puked and couldn...
    ... he should have given you some xanax or similar med, prozac helps sometimes but can have strong side effects for...

  74. Has anyone lost weight after paxil? Need encouragement
    ... now right after I had my second child. I was put on Prozac first for a year, then Paxil and gained a whole lot ... give you a scenario......my friend started taking Prozac a few months ago. When she first started, she was...

  75. Hypnotism
    ... pregnant and I had to stop taking Xanax. I only take Prozac , 20mg a day. My therapist believes that I will not...