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  1. Confused, scared and depressed all at the same time
    ... has them. She is on lexapro. I just started up my prozac again. It will lake a whole month till it really...
    ... IBS and Acid Reflex and the list can go on. Got on Prozac last May, took time to work, started at 5mg, then ... friends are on Lexapro and seem to be doing good. The Prozac has helped alot but still feel nervous. So this is...

  2. Lexapro for perimenopause
    ... good weekend? I just called my obgyn for 1 a week prozac . I just couldnt stand the anxiety with my pms this ... lexapro, obvious anxiety. Dr gave me 6 months of prozac . I know it will take a good month for me to feel...
    ... good weekend? I just called my obgyn for 1 a week prozac . I just couldnt stand the anxiety with my pms this ... lexapro, obvious anxiety. Dr gave me 6 months of prozac . I know it will take a good month for me to feel ... ll let you know. Let me know how you feel taking Prozac ....
    ... Yes. A few of my friends have been. I am on Prozac ...
    ... good weekend? I just called my obgyn for 1 a week prozac . I just couldnt stand the anxiety with my pms this ... lexapro, obvious anxiety. Dr gave me 6 months of prozac . I know it will take a good month for me to feel ... to 10mg. now I am on 20 mg and that is standard for Prozac . Let us know ho wit's going...
    ... have read on lexapro bringing dowm BP. My rx for prozac is for 6 months. when I see my dr for annual this...

  3. Peri-menopause for years?
    ... in nervous breakdown mode. Even though I now take Prozac and am at 20mg., when i get my period or don't get...

  4. Anyone else having crazy, vivid dreams?
    ... as you can. I had insomnia very bad, I was put on Prozac and do have Xanax when needed. My period this time...
    ... speaking to a spiritual/counselor and also I take Prozac now, still dreaming, lol...

  5. New symptoms list?
    ... was coming every 2 weeks or even missing a month. Prozac has helped with alot but i still get some hot flashes...
    ... twitches and so on and so on just got to me. I got on Prozac ....

  6. I Am So Tired Of This!
    ... and I am still grieving but much better now, began Prozac in June of 2004 and now it's January 2005 and I am ... really upset about this but I don't want to get off the Prozac right now cause it's helping me, especially with major ... weeping depression or mood swings. Now before I took Prozac , I noticed my weight was high too and it's been going...

  7. sensation of strong heartbeat, racing, palpitations
    ... night long and wacky all day long. I finally got on Prozac which helped so much....

  8. Menopause joke
    ... trainer) is just what the doctor ordered, along with Prozac . They're hopping in her new red Miata and heading...

  9. Questions about Paxil
    ... decide to quit. I've heard of people who switched to Prozac to avoid the Paxil withdrawal symptoms. Please check...
    ... this discussion of antidepressants. I have been on prozac since the early 90's and have never had a problem ... Or is it because the drug companies aren't pushing prozac because they no longer make as much money off it as...

  10. New Member, Same Story??
    ... wellbutrin, I'm now up to 200 mgs twice a day. I take prozac for PMS, only the first seven days of the month. It...
    ... Both wellbutrin and prozac have as possible side effects high blood pressure...

  11. Going thru a really bad time
    ... it was just horrible that my gyne had to give me Prozac cause I refused hormones. My periods are erratic...

  12. New with questions, questions! :)
    ... "skipping" mode really irritates me. Is this why Prozac was invented? :D Laura...

  13. Using ortho patch for peri symptoms
    ... very difficult when the body loses estrogen. I take Prozac instead of hormones and I'm still not 100% but it...

  14. SSRI's and skin
    ... related, very dry, thinner and older looking. I take Prozac , 20 mg. in which my gyne has put me on since I would...
    ... seemed much worse when I was on the |SSRI. Hope the prozac helps you - I find the opposite, I couldn't eat a...

  15. Any successful weight loss?
    ... all of the weight back. I had this problem before Prozac but I am finding the Prozac does not aid in slowing...
    ... hard time coping with them at the time. The first- Prozac made me feel really good and hyper - plus I lost my...

  16. weight gain post meno
    ... gained 19 lbs back, had this problem way before I took Prozac . I just want to say, that perimenopause effects the...

  17. Those hormones are driving me nuts..
    ... are in the same peri boat. Honey, I had to get on Prozac . Do not try to increase ur adrenaline right now,...
    ... are in the same peri boat. Honey, I had to get on Prozac . Do not try to increase ur adrenaline right now,...

  18. 64 days and no period. ??????????????
    ... have learned to cope with them. I can't blame it on Prozac cause I didn't start that until May and had alot already ... happening way before I started Prozac . Now I don't know if I can blame Prozac 100% for ... cause I had weight loss and weight gain before I began Prozac , way before I started Prozac actually. I know that ... definitely apart of the peri program but since beginning Prozac this past May, I have gained all 19 lbs I lost beforehand ... due to my brothers sudden death, but when I take the Prozac , I find myself to be very hungry afterwards. Now ... to the doctor about this and he said he's not known Prozac to make u gain weight, but I have read many stories ... board who take anti-depressants, whether or not it's Prozac and if their weight and periods are also an issue...
    ... gained with Lexapro, remained stable with Wellbutrin, Prozac , and Paxil. We are all so uniquely made and react...

  19. Getting crazier and sicker
    ... back ladies and jumping in on this subject. Started Prozac in May, not it's October and am feeling better as...

  20. HRT not helping
    ... the book. I am maintaining though. I had to take Prozac , everything was just way too much for me, but I am...
    ... to check into the natural hormones, instead of the Prozac . i talked to my med dr about the natural hormones...

  21. Andrea you around
    ... If i would maybe i would get some balance. Take my prozac regularly, low dose and it helps with panic attacks...

  22. Describe Your Hot Flashes
    ... bone,lower breast bone then rushes up, at least the prozac helped with the power surges, anyways i begin to feel...

  23. Another Weird Symptom (?)
    ... with bladder irritation, not to mention IBS. The prozac helped alot with that, but still get occasionally...

  24. Unbearable Hot Flashes!!

  25. Questions for anyone taking Prempro
    ... ok? Kayley[/FONT][/SIZE] Ok my gyne gave me prozac too and said I can take Prempro with prozac. What...

  26. Am I going Nuts????
    ... are milder now, unfortunately I had to take a bit of Prozac my perimenopause was just that bad. But at least...
    ... would suggest though if I were a doctor, Lexapro, Prozac , Zoloft for these are often used for perimenopause...

  27. trying to cope with weight gain from taking estrogen - helpppppp
    ... weight, so do anti-depressants. Actually, I take prozac and it wasn't suppose to make me gain weight and it ... did. Also, I had this weight issue before Prozac and weight issues are definitely a challenge during...

  28. Blame it on pmsing
    ... put some sense of humor somewhere, I guess. I take Prozac , 10mg., now up to 15mg. docs want 20 mg. supposely...
    ... that anxiety, boy it's tough. That's why I take the Prozac and have the xanax when it gets real tough, like now...

  29. syntest h.s. to take or not to take???????????
    ... with taking hormones and anti-depressants. I take Prozac which is a ssri drug. Is Welbrutin an ssri drug?...

  30. hot flash
    ... ssri drugs help wtih hot flashes too. I'm taking Prozac only 10 mg. and it helped alot. I know that feeling...

  31. Cold Flashes
    ... areas LOL! My anxiety is doing fine, I am off the prozac , but can call my dr if I feel myself slipping. Like...
    ... my Xanax on a regular basis. I just increased my Prozac to 15mg from 10 and will soon be up to 20mg. where...
    ... my Xanax on a regular basis. I just increased my Prozac to 15mg from 10 and will soon be up to 20mg. where...

  32. Andrea
    ... anesthesia that is making me feel anxious. I did take a Prozac today, but yesterday I didn't since I would be under...
    ... to cry. But I've been better with that thanks to PRozac 10 mg. and alot of mental/emotional work. But still...

  33. Instant Anxiety...
    ... haven't used it, cause my doc thinks I should use more prozac which I haven't convinced myself of yet and the anxiety ... too. But my gyne, who is really good, says that the Prozac should help me with the anxiety and hot flashes although...

  34. Snodove! Polly! It's two days before I go to the stone mill!
    ... use the progesterone creme anymore, just take the Prozac . Well, guess what, after beginning hot flashes again...
    ... you to quit using the progesterone cream? And the prozac ? That seems it would cause you anxiety. Good luck...
    ... you to quit using the progesterone cream? And the prozac ? That seems it would cause you anxiety. Good luck ... perimenopause. Anyways, she wants me to increase the Prozac , discontinue the progesterone creme, but I doubt that...

  35. No Drugs
    ... hormones, still sitting on the shelf, and I take 10mg. of Prozac and hardly take the Xanax although they'd like me...
    ... My periods are really wackey, I figure a bit of Prozac can't hurt and the Xanax, well I only take it when...
    ... My periods are really wackey, I figure a bit of Prozac can't hurt and the Xanax, well I only take it when...

  36. Anxiety
    ... it gets so bad you can't handle it, a small dose of Prozac helped me, really it did and don't be ashamed to ask...

  37. Peri meno anxiety and tranquilizers...
    ... take Xanax here and there, not much but take 10mg. of Prozac a day for the anxiety, etc. I know how this perimenopause...
    ... get off this crazy train too. Even though I take Prozac , I'm still having the hormone fritzes! The only thing...

  38. Could Someone Send Me A Symptom List Of Perimenopause!!
    ... put ur anxiety in check? With Zoloft? I am taking Prozac , 20mg. I have Xanax and take when needed although...
    ... the perimenopause jitters but I now take 20mg. of Prozac and it has helped alot with the anxiety attacks, but...

  39. On the 69th day, I got my period!
    ... Hi Penny! Yes, I'm on 10mg of Prozac . Had my period for two days, wow! Then it just stopped...
    ... Hi Penny! Yes, I'm on 10mg of Prozac . Had my period for two days, wow! Then it just stopped ... soon. Do you think maybe you need a higher dose of Prozac or Xanax on a daily basis? At least until you get ... through the peri you could stay on the Prozac . I asked my GP could I stay on the Paxil CR long term...
    ... soon. Do you think maybe you need a higher dose of Prozac or Xanax on a daily basis? At least until you get ... through the peri you could stay on the Prozac . I asked my GP could I stay on the Paxil CR long term...
    ... soon. Do you think maybe you need a higher dose of Prozac or Xanax on a daily basis? At least until you get ... through the peri you could stay on the Prozac . I asked my GP could I stay on the Paxil CR long term ... doc wants me to take 20 mg instead of 10 mg of the Prozac . I also have Xanax and take it when I get really ... haven't taken any. I just don't want to do anymore Prozac , not sure if it makes me a bit more ancy. I'm glad...

  40. Prempro in perimenopause
    ... haven't taken it yet, kind of scared, already taking Prozac 10mg. and a pinch of Xanax every now and then. Ihaven...

  41. Anyone find anything that helps with internal skaing?
    ... doctor, maybe xanax or something else or maybe even Prozac , Serafem, Paxil CR or another ssri drug. This is...

  42. Nothing is working anymore
    ... missed two months now, doctors want me to increase the prozac from 10 to at least 15, then 20, trying to get the...

  43. hormones
    ... coward when it comes to side effects, have enough with Prozac and perimenopause, LOL Andrea...
    ... pill alone might be enough. I think Sarafem is mostly prozac . My doc told me I wasn't deficient in drugs or prozac...

  44. Sarafem???
    ... peri/meno symptoms? Thanks! Serafem is the new Prozac drug and I'm taking Prozac, was given a prescription...
    ... Serafem is the new Prozac drug and I'm taking Prozac , was given a prescription for Serafem by my gyne but...
    ... Hopefully, I've been on Prozac now for 8 weeks and I stil feel light headed or dizzy ... you may still feel dizzy, I did before I even took Prozac . You might want to take a pinch of a benzo drug such...
    ... morning and I did research on that and it does say that Prozac is used in the mornings, but I wonder if it would...

  45. Feeling Rotten today
    ... still get them, but I'm a bit better now. I'm taking Prozac only 10 mg and they want me to increase it and possibly...

  46. Paxil side effects
    ... I take Prozac which is also an ssri uptake anti-depressant. I have...
    ... period now for 2 months, but wondering if it is the Prozac also. I can't really tell, I think I had the dizzy ... 's or that off balance feeling before I started Prozac . If you do not feel well of this med, then ask your...

  47. testosterone test back
    ... never heard of it. I want to eal all the time from Prozac and I take such a small amount. LOL Andrea...

  48. some test results back
    ... really bad, I take some Xanax. I'm still taking the Prozac and have only been on it 5-6 weeks now and I should...

  49. hotflashes driving me crazy
    ... spelling?) and sort of like I can't breath. I am on prozac because I just can not function without something ... Now I felt really good for about 6 months on the Prozac , but the past two months I am getting more headaches...
    ... calcium and just riding the tide. I'm also taking Prozac 10mg. which I want to say is probably helping me the...
    ... for awhile when I start a new medicine, (the paxil, prozac 20mg.) but I don't know if my body gets used to it...

  50. Throat Problem
    ... in my body, they all set on fire, kid you not! The prozac has helped the IBS alot and the protonix or aciphex...

  51. How is your morning going?
    ... pill break. I'm taking so many vitamins, then the prozac , then aciphex, then this that, this that. I needed...

  52. Hoping someone can explain
    ... SSRIs. My ex husband, for one, said after he took prozac and paxil he felt like he was doing tons of cocaine...

  53. lets do a study, list symptoms
    ... and chest). Hopefully this covers it, LOL Taking Prozac 10mg. and pinches of Xanax when needed. Andrea...
    ... way or another on this board. I would probably do Prozac , Lexapro or Zoloft instead of Ellexor and your Psych...
    ... biting my cheeks and clenching my jaw [stress] went on prozac and lexapro.Not for me on a good note...I only have...
    ... away. Never had one before in my life. He gave me Prozac , that made me feel disconnected from my body. I have...

  54. this crazy time
    ... of my doctors have ever suggested Zoloft, Xanax or Prozac or anything like that, but I have recently heard several...

  55. Anyone taking 5-htp
    ... take them. 5-HTP apparently works on seratonin, like Prozac , but is without all the awful side effects. I know...

  56. Hot flashes and more
    ... Cohash. My gyne told me you could cause I take 10mg of Prozac . We're looking into Chastenberry on this board to...

  57. irregular bleeding
    ... nothing except lose their minds, LOL I increased my prozac , now I take 5mg in the morning and 5mg at evening ... few weeks. want to see how this works. min. for prozac is 20mg. a day. My gyne gave me Prempro, the new...
    ... I find the right way. I am taking a pinch of the prozac and it does help to a point, but when you're having...
    ... I find the right way. I am taking a pinch of the prozac and it does help to a point, but when you're having...

  58. Andrea - Xanax Vs. Buspar
    ... me and I should use all the dosage of the generic Prozac but I heard Zoloft was pretty good to for people who ... understanding by someone else who posted on here, that Prozac was good but it was more of an up anti-depressant...
    ... will make your IBS better. That I have noticed with Prozac and my gyne told me it would. Why not take Paxil...
    ... me and I should use all the dosage of the generic Prozac but I heard Zoloft was pretty good to for people who ... understanding by someone else who posted on here, that Prozac was good but it was more of an up anti-depressant...
    ... s a rollercoaster, I know. I was better with the Prozac with IBS until two days before my period, then it...

  59. Please Help
    ... doctor wanted to give me. Actually, that's the new Prozac . But my insurance wouldn't cover the name brand so...

  60. 45, Gastro Symptoms...Extreme Fatigue...and Feeling Lousy
    ... a bit more today. Should have taken that pinch of Prozac this morning instead of this afternoon. Maybe I have...

  61. help. need someone to talk to
    ... my nerves. I know alot of women are taking that or prozac or similar - you might want to talk to your doctor...
    ... my nerves. I know alot of women are taking that or prozac or similar - you might want to talk to your doctor ... thing, hate this. My gyne said she would switch my prozac , heck I'm not taking hardly any anyways, but I told ... was getting dizzy like this last month and wasn't on prozac . I hate this. I feel like I'm just bouncing into...
    ... just sets things off. You were dizzy BEFORE the prozac , right? I know some side effects of that medication...
    ... just sets things off. You were dizzy BEFORE the prozac , right? I know some side effects of that medication...
    ... thing, hate this. My gyne said she would switch my prozac , heck I'm not taking hardly any anyways, but I told ... was getting dizzy like this last month and wasn't on prozac . I hate this. I feel like I'm just bouncing into...

  62. Has anyone else had a terrible amount of weight gain with peri?
    ... she also has gone through menopause. I take 5mg of Prozac , my gyne put me on it, it seems to help with the anxiety...

  63. Trying to monitor things around my period
    ... today cause I thought i needed to change the little prozac i'm taking but decided to hang in there for a bit...
    ... same time?! Do you want to decrease or take more prozac ? My doc said the same thing about the low estrogen...
    ... same time?! Do you want to decrease or take more prozac ? My doc said the same thing about the low estrogen ... weekend too! kc No, don't really want to take more prozac either. But something has to be done for balance...
    ... for my gyne to call since I do take a pinch of that Prozac . Still waiting for my period that was due on Sat...
    ... want to take another. I haven't taken my pinch of prozac yet, but hopefully later I will. I know it helps...
    ... today cause I thought i needed to change the little prozac i'm taking but decided to hang in there for a bit...

  64. How is everyone digesting Magnesium Oxide so smoothly on this board?
    ... I also threw myself off by not taking my pinch of Prozac this morning, or maybe around this time I should take...
    ... I also threw myself off by not taking my pinch of Prozac this morning, or maybe around this time I should take ... separate issue. Also, why are you taking "pinches" of Prozac - why not a whole pill regularly for a while? Is ... the Prozac helping you at all? Isn't it suppose to help with...
    ... separate issue. Also, why are you taking "pinches" of Prozac - why not a whole pill regularly for a while? Is ... the Prozac helping you at all? Isn't it suppose to help with...
    ... Molly, you're right, I will increase to 10mgs on the Prozac or my doc can switch me to zoloft....

  65. Why does one have to have the internal shakes with peri?
    ... gave me and the multiple. I'm also taking 5 mg. of Prozac , well the generic to it. It does help, but I should ... period. I doubt it is the little 5mg. I'm taking of the Prozac . Blessings, Andrea...
    ... gave me and the multiple. I'm also taking 5 mg. of Prozac , well the generic to it. It does help, but I should ... period. I doubt it is the little 5mg. I'm taking of the Prozac . Blessings, Andrea...

  66. Can someone please help?
    ... roller coaster begins. I am taking the generic to Prozac . Gyne gave me 10mg, I split in half and take 5mg ... now. I would ask your doctor for either Lexapro, Prozac or Zoloft, for these are great for anxiety, depression...

  67. Conversation with my girlfriend last night
    ... to make some kind of peace with it. Maybe it's the Prozac working but I'm trying to make peace with it. If...
    ... So you can see a difference w/ the prozac ? Cool! Sounds like it worked fast on you - I heard...
    ... So you can see a difference w/ the prozac ? Cool! Sounds like it worked fast on you - I heard ... that is the bc working. kc I've noticed the Prozac working like making me feel a little more relaxed...
    ... work. I asked my gyne about the nervousness that Prozac can cause and she just said that if I go into it thinking...

  68. feel like your going to start-but never do
    ... down. My girlfriend is taking Lexapro, I'm taking Prozac , we are both taking small mgs. If I had silver dollars...

  69. guestions
    ... test. I haven't taken one, gyne gave me 10 mg of Prozac . I split it and take 5 mg. a day. Does help with...

  70. I was bad today and now paying for it
    ... I didn't take a Xanax either. I did take 5mg of Prozac this morning. I know these could be side effects ... from Prozac but I can't say that they are since I had them long ... before Prozac . One hot flash was so bad I didn't know if I wanted...
    ... then in half again. Maybe I should take them with my Prozac but my gyne doesn't want to double meds. I'll talk...

  71. Andrea - what I found in this book
    ... Do I ever crave sugar! Hopefully this pinch of Prozac will help alot. And my hormones are so out of whack ... It's on it's way. Just because I'm on a bit of Prozac doesn't mean I shouldn't work to rid and conquer anxiety...
    ... I hope the Prozac works for you! The book will help too. The Zelnorm ... constipation and bloating. The doctor told me it " Prozac for the stomach!" Some guy at work just came by...

  72. Health Anxiety Anyone?
    ... calves and buttocks, nice, ehh? I took the generic to Prozac this morning, just half to see how it would react ... multi-vitamin, but now I'm taking mag, calcium, multi, prozac , have Xanax if needed and antibiotic (almost done ... and nervousness will stop, but I can't blame it on Prozac cause I had it before I took it (just started this...
    ... I have the Xanax if I need it. Tried the generic Prozac my gyne asked me to take. I had moments of feeling...

  73. Just got out of gyne's office...
    ... a perscription for the generic drug to Serafim or Prozac . Only 10 mg. She said this would help balance me...
    ... a perscription for the generic drug to Serafim or Prozac . Only 10 mg. She said this would help balance me...
    ... doc didn't give me that. She gave me the generic to Prozac and Serofin. I haven't taken it yet, trying to work ... just try to start this one. The only thing with the Prozac or Serotin, one of the side effects can be nervousness...
    ... cannot take Paxil. I thought Zoloft is the same as Prozac and from what I hear, everyone reacts differently ... I am just sensitive to meds. There's got to be a prozac board here somewhere. I'll go check. And if you ... have a generic that is the same for prozac , it's the same ingredients, right? Is it a seritonin...
    ... cannot take Paxil. I thought Zoloft is the same as Prozac and from what I hear, everyone reacts differently ... I am just sensitive to meds. There's got to be a prozac board here somewhere. I'll go check. And if you ... have a generic that is the same for prozac , it's the same ingredients, right? Is it a seritonin ... a serotin uptake. But one of the side effects of Prozac is nervousness. There is no side effect of nervousness...
    ... Mother's Day. I guess what makes me nervous about the Prozac is that one of the side effects is nervousness and...
    ... surge and there comes the jitters. I just started Prozac , my gyne put me on it for just the hormone moods....

  74. My Test Results!
    ... insurance would pay which is also the generic for Prozac . Pharmacist and doc said it was the same ingredients...

  75. Dr. Put Me On Yasmin- anyone else take it?
    ... make me do that more? As for the paxil, zoloft, prozac - he said he doesn't think I need it and to stay on...
    ... make me do that more? As for the paxil, zoloft, prozac - he said he doesn't think I need it and to stay on...