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  1. Can't Stay Asleep, Am I Addicted To Xanax?
    ... insomnia started while on Lexapro than I was swtiched to Zoloft two weeks ago. Doctor said he didn't think it was ... the Zoloft , but I'm now feeling it is. Either that or it is ... severe anxiety and I need to stay on the Zoloft to make it better. Who knows. I"m just plain exhausted...

  2. chronic insomnia please help
    ... be out of control? I also have been taking 25mg of Zoloft for 10 days for anxiety. How long can I continue...
    ... be out of control? I also have been taking 25mg of Zoloft for 10 days for anxiety. How long can I continue...
    ... be out of control? I also have been taking 25mg of Zoloft for 10 days for anxiety. How long can I continue ... I say about this other than it seems the fact that Zoloft and other SSRi's can cause insomnia seems to be generally ... I just have to say, to anyone with insomnia that Zoloft or any other SSRi is not helping the matter, in fact...
    ... It's quite possible that the Zoloft is aggravating your insomnia. It is also possible...
    ... [QUOTE=index.html]It's quite possible that the Zoloft is aggravating your insomnia. It is also possible...
    ... From what you've said, the problem started before the Zoloft . Were you on any medications when they problem started...
    ... doctor had me quit both of those meds but put me on Zoloft , Xanax and Ambien. So, if it was the Lexapro that ... was the culprit then I should not be on Zoloft apparently. I am so discouraged from complete lack...
    ... trust me, I believe it is the Zoloft . Iwent through a living hell because I was prescribed ... Zoloft , 50mg. Trouble was I had a new baby and could not ... exhausted and irritable!!!! I have now been off the Zoloft for about 6 months or so. I still have the occasional...
    ... QUOTE=melanie in mary]trust me, I believe it is the Zoloft . Iwent through a living hell because I was prescribed ... Zoloft , 50mg. Trouble was I had a new baby and could not ... exhausted and irritable!!!! I have now been off the Zoloft for about 6 months or so. I still have the occasional...
    ... the same thing. I agree with the other poster, Zoloft is no doubt contributing to this problem. I would...
    ... and I made the decision today that I will quit the Zoloft after I convinced him that insomnia is a serious side ... my sleep returns than I will know that it was the Zoloft ...
    ... and I made the decision today that I will quit the Zoloft after I convinced him that insomnia is a serious side ... my sleep returns than I will know that it was the Zoloft Yes, I imagine it took some convincing because...

  3. I don't sleep much at all
    ... doctor said it was due to stress and I was put on Zoloft when i was 16. It did relax me for a while but then...

  4. Scared of Sleeping
    ... Maybe you should talk to your doctor. I was put on Zoloft and it helped for a bit....

  5. Falling asleep while driving
    ... off the road, I finally decided I had to get off my Zoloft . The medication plus lack of sleep (I was caring...
    ... not on any medications at that time. I have taken Zoloft in the past, but I've been off of it for about 4 months...

  6. Ambien Tolorance can I take a little more?
    ... yeah! I started taking sleep meds because of being on Zoloft and now I can't sleep without it. Sucks. I need sleep...
    ... I started taking sleep meds because of being on Zoloft and now I can't sleep without it. Sucks. I need sleep...

  7. still not changing :(
    ... 24-hour holter monitor, but I am also tapering off zoloft (panic disorder) and really spacey. During the day...

  8. need your feedback on sleep deprivation symptoms
    ... spacey during day, forgetful, etc. 2 days ago i had my zoloft increased from 25mg to 50 mg, and in the afternoons...

  9. Has anyone taken this to help sleep?
    ... side effects, but only used them short term while on zoloft as it was giving her nightmares! But she had about...

  10. Arometherapy helped me to sleep
    ... almost no sleep. It was total hell for me. I was on Zoloft for anxiety and then Buspar for that as we'll. I didn...

  11. Favorite way to relax at the end of the day?
    ... help them relax and get ready for sleep? I was on Zoloft , Buspar and I found out these meds were having the...

  12. Zoloft causing insomnia?????
    ... Absolutely Zoloft can cause insomnia. But don't just stop taking it...
    ... Zoloft killed my sleep! I couldn't even take the 6th day...

  13. Can Benedryl help??
    ... to sleep. you can try it. i was just prescribed Zoloft yesterday and my dr said that should help too in time...

  14. Hypersomnia and anxiety disorder
    ... anything to do with my anxiety disorder? I am on Zoloft , have been for 5 years now. I used to be agoraphobic ... , but sense the Zoloft I have come along ways. Still experience anxiety...

  15. cannot sleep, HELP
    ... Thanks from Melanie in Mary ps: I am taking 50mg of Zoloft once a day for anxiety....
    ... the zoloft should help, maybe the dose needs upping, ask doc...
    ... Thanks from Melanie in Mary ps: I am taking 50mg of Zoloft once a day for anxiety. Zoloft and other SSri's...
    ... Yes, Zoloft can definitely cause insomnia....

  16. Night Eating SYNDROME ????
    ... study because what they are offering is high doses of Zoloft (anti-depressant). It seems to work for some patients ... results I understand. I personally will not take Zoloft because I took Prozac a few years ago and flpped out...
    ... study because what they are offering is high doses of Zoloft (anti-depressant). It seems to work for some patients ... results I understand. I personally will not take Zoloft because I took Prozac a few years ago and flpped out ... have written here, but please reconsider trying the Zoloft . All of the SSRIs act on the brain in different ways...
    ... called SRED (Sleep Related Night Eating Disorder). Zoloft does help some NES patients. There are two drug cocktails...

  17. Hubby with really bad sleep problem....
    ... where he slept straight through. The doctor put him on Zoloft because hubby was feeling really down about all this ... different times of the morning. Hubby was taking 25mg of Zoloft at first then went up to 50 and he thought maybe that...
    ... zoloft should help a lot when it starts working properly ... him that panic attacks have never hurt anyone, the zoloft should eventually stop them...

  18. uncontroled movements..plz help :(
    ... have what is called restless leg syndrome. I was on Zoloft about 2 years ago and it got much worse. I had to...

  19. I lost my sleep
    ... doctor concluded that it was anxiety. He put me on Zoloft (50MG) and 1 mg of Klonopin at bedtime. I have strictly ... been affected. I do not know if it's because of the Zoloft (usually the side effects from this medication like...
    ... applies to you but two years ago my doctor put me on Zoloft and my normal insomnia became much worse. I was aggitated...
    ... doctor concluded that it was anxiety. He put me on Zoloft (50MG) and 1 mg of Klonopin at bedtime. I have strictly ... been affected. I do not know if it's because of the Zoloft (usually the side effects from this medication like ... expert or doctor, but I think slowly weaning off the Zoloft would be good, followed by slow weaning off the Klonopin...

  20. Ambien Problems
    ... and dx with anxiety disorder, for which i receive zoloft ...
    ... my doc had me on the zoloft , ambien merrygoround for 5 months. i finally got a ... general anxiety disorder. one of the side effects of zoloft is insomnia. the ambien and zoloft were working against ... each other for me. i've now been off ambien and zoloft for 7 months, though i still have insomnia. what...
    ... It's funny how if a drug like Zoloft causes insomnia, they'd rather prescribe a sleep med ... than get rid of the Zoloft . I guess the point is to keep prescribing no matter...
    ... If i dont feel tired i take another.I am also o n zoloft 50 mg's once a day..Call your doc.You dont have to...

  21. One month on Ambien..........
    ... The good news is I do think the drop to 25mg of Zoloft has finally began to level out........my mood swings...
    ... The good news is I do think the drop to 25mg of Zoloft has finally began to level out........my mood swings...

  22. question!
    ... mission to find the right pill/patch for me.Upon taking zoloft 50 mg's and trazodone 100 mg's a night.I AM SLEEPING...

  23. Ambien Problems
    ... so xanax wasnt good for me.I found though after my zoloft was increased to 50 mg's during the day that the ... left the major depression behind me...I have been on zoloft 3 weeks and trazodone for 1 week...I really hope you...

  24. looking for anxious insomniacs in tampa.
    ... less everyday, pdoc just tells me i must need more zoloft ....

  25. Trazodone-please help
    ... been replaced by the SSRI's (Prozac, Paxil, Celexa, Zoloft , etc.) in treating depression, so they are usually...

  26. I need something to relax me at night
    ... I recently got off of zoloft (anti-depressant) and have had trouble falling asleep...

  27. Night Terrors in Adults
    ... Last, please know you are not alone. I was taking Zoloft at night to help me sleep better....awake less. Good...

  28. how insomnia affects me ... HELP
    ... the same problems you all express...I just started zoloft , and now I sleep..... when you have had next to none...

  29. Insomnia/Anxiety/Depression
    ... is hard to tell. Prior to the lexapro Dr had me on Zoloft which just took my anxiety and blew it rhough the...

  30. Desyrel (Trazodone)
    ... but the gaining weight part bothers me. I was on Zoloft for about a year or so and I put on 10 pounds that...

  31. Anyone "addicted" to dreams?
    ... lot, i think its from depression though, hope this zoloft gets me more motivated and less likely to want to...

  32. ssris and sleep
    ... IF ANY REGARDING MY PROBLEM.I AM CURRENTLY TAKING ZOLOFT 50 MG FOR MY ANXIETY FOR THE LAST 2 MONTHS. ALONG ... WITH ZOLOFT I HAVE BEEN TAKING .5 TO 1 MG OF KLONOPIN BEFORE I ... GO TO BED BECAUSE THE ZOLOFT MESSSED UP MY SLEEP. I WAS NOT A HEAVY SLEEPER TO...

  33. Anyone taken Elavil??
    ... hated it. My insomnia was so bad at the time due to zoloft withdawal, that it didn't make me sleep but certainly...

  34. Sleep Stages Altered by Anti-Depressants
    ... and over-all cycle. I have been on SSRIs (Paxil, Zoloft , Luvox, Prozac, Serzone) for eight years and other...

  35. HELP - 20 years old.. insomnia for 8 years
    ... put on several things. Diephendrine (sp?) Benadryl Zoloft . Nothing works. I still wake up sleepy and it still...

  36. Hearing loud noises in the night
    ... would cause this? Is it her nerves? She is now taking Zoloft and she swears this is also causing her to hallucinate...
    ... the effect of age on her brain. WHY is she taking Zoloft ? Certainly these med's can cause strange dreams.....

  37. SLEEPY ALL THE TIME
    ... was depressed, and put me Prozac, then Wellbutrin, Zoloft , and Paxil and all these drugs did was screw with...

  38. what do u think the strongest sleeping pill is?
    ... necessary. Maybe going on an anti depressant such as Zoloft can help regulate your sleep. It is never a good idea...
    ... depression (unsure which came 1st.) Started off on Zoloft and gave it up as I thought it might exacerbate my...

  39. SLEEP-What is wrong with me???
    ... Wales Supreme Court in Australia found that the SSRI, Zoloft , caused a man to kill his wife. ** LINK Suicidality...

  40. Antidepressants and sleep disorders
    ... between sleep disorders and antidepressants? I was on Zoloft for over a year with great success. Then I had excessive ... shortened periods of REM sleep ) He took me off of Zoloft and said it shortened the REM stage sleep. Since ... much at all. My family doctor is switching me back to Zoloft for my "overall well being", but I'm curious if anyone...
    ... Dear Sleepytimegal- I have been on Zoloft for 5 years, and I have noticed that it really has ... hours to get to sleep. I am too afraid to go off the Zoloft , which has saved me, mentally, but my sleep pattern ... for a few uninterrrupted hours. I started taking the Zoloft in the am, rather than at night, but it didn't make ... sleep pattern and I have to live with it. Overall, the Zoloft helped my quality of life--so I won't go off it, but...
    ... you have the patterns of sleep that I have. I tried Zoloft but it affected my sex life. I had problems reaching...
    ... Sleepytimegal, Yes I too cannot sleep and was taking zoloft and now prozac but both are similar. I take sleeping...
    ... wow, I am in the same boat, I take zoloft and have not been sleeping for a few months. We tried ... forget to take it. I am so wide awake. I do take my zoloft in the morning. Did you know some people take zolort...
    ... aid can cause you to become dependant.I started on Zoloft and did wonderful with it, never a sleep problem,...

  41. temazepam 30 mg
    ... and have been taking effexor after trying paxil and zoloft to no avail. I've been waking up 2 or 3 times in...

  42. Celexa ????
    ... Doctors claim that Celexa is not an "activator" like Zoloft but it is more "activator" than Prozac or Remeron ... . My best advice: talk to your doctor. I was on Zoloft for 3 days only and the side effects were so bad my ... recommended by my doctor (I hate drugs and after my Zoloft experience I decided to go very slow with Remeron...

Smoking Cessation board

  1. post Chantix side effects
    ... ever been. He's afraid the CHANTIX is blocking his Zoloft from working. I've called our doctor and haven't...

  2. Not sure what to do.
    ... about every method of quiting except for laser and zoloft . I have failed each time although I must say the hypnosis...

  3. Chantix side effect - Day 5. This normal??
    ... ever been. He's afraid the CHANTIX is blocking his Zoloft from working. I've called our doctor and haven't...

  4. OMG! I am so miserable!
    ... ever been. He's afraid the CHANTIX is blocking his Zoloft from working. I've called our doctor and haven't...

  5. Trying to quit...
    ... water pill for me. I've taken prozac, well-butrin, and zoloft for my depression/anxiety, and zoloft seemed to be ... bit. Then they came out with the generic version of zoloft which I don't care who says different but that stuff...

  6. looks like chantix is not for me..
    ... ever been. He's afraid the CHANTIX is blocking his Zoloft from working. I've called our doctor and haven't...
    ... Chantix is blocking receptors in his brain so that Zoloft is not working....

  7. Chantix and Chemical Depression...Do they mix? Help!
    ... do have problems with post trumatic disorder. Take Zoloft and valum to suppress nightmares. worked well for...

  8. depression caused by lack of nicotine
    ... have a good amount of relief with it when i went on Zoloft for my anxiety and depression. (That was 10 years...

  9. depression
    ... not that great. The one that worked well for me was Zoloft which I was on about 10 years ago. That one was so ... without any side effects. I did have side effects from Zoloft , (not too bad, except the loss of sexual desire was...

  10. Anxiety...
    ... about trying an antidepressant for a while. I took Zoloft a few years back for my chronic anxiety, and it worked...

  11. Awful feelings please help me
    ... the bad news.I am having panic attacks .He gave me zoloft and xanax for night if needed.If that doesnt help...
    ... am really starting to do well with the perscribed zoloft ,I went back to the doctor on tuesday and he increased...
    ... are feeling better now, that is so wonderful. Yes, Zoloft works very well, I was on it once for close to 5 years...
    ... I thought I was dying.I am feeling better with the zoloft . As far as rewards it doesnt take much for me to...

  12. Nicotine inhaler?
    ... of NRT a day, than put up with the side effects os Zoloft or Paxil! (Been there done that! :( ) Or worse yet...

  13. Withdrawal from cutting back?
    ... severe anxiety, then panic attacks, then 5 years on Zoloft to make me relax, just to live without constantly...

  14. wellbutrin and weight
    ... for the hand to mouth addiction. I was already on Zoloft for anxiety. Well, I was to be on the Wellbutrin...
    ... WEll, I am way off subject now. I wonder if the Zoloft isn't enough sometimes and maybe I should get back ... on the wellbutrin? OR, get off Zoloft and start WEllbutrin again. What do you think? How...

  15. Hey Deda....I'm back!
    ... side effects don't show up until later) I was once on Zoloft for close to 6 years. Now that was a great anti depressant...

  16. Cindy.. nic free in Florida?
    ... effect, well I know what ya mean. (care for a little Zoloft ?) hehe, I was on that years ago, for anxiety issues...

  17. getting anxious
    ... to. It is this huge struggle in my brain. I am on Zoloft right now for anxiety and my dr gave me a script for...

  18. Lexapro helped me quit!!!
    ... Congratulations Jete23! I was on Zoloft myself, a few years back, for anxiety and depression...

  19. Has anyone tried hypnosis?
    ... something to help you with that before you quit. I was on Zoloft years ago, and didn't really have problems with it...

  20. Day 5- Not getting easier! HELP!
    ... any problems getting off of them, unlike quitting Zoloft , which took me years. Everyone is different tho, and...
    ... I swear it's hereditary) and when he first went on Zoloft , (which is a anti depressent/anti-anxiety med) his ... and had even worse side effects. (that was prior to Zoloft ) Everyone of us has our own unique body chemistry ... these drugs completely differently. I was lucky with Zoloft , but hope I never have to use them again. Altho I...
    ... prone to anxiety and panic disorder. Did you ever try Zoloft ? It sure did work well for me. And I had suffered...

  21. Severe withdrawals
    ... it in the form of phycological counseling and med/ Zoloft . I ended up on the Zoloft for 6 years, (long story...

  22. 4 days
    ... hope the St. John's Wort will help you out. I was on Zoloft myself for 6 yrs, and it was a great help, but hopefully...

  23. One month today!
    ... me an AD, but I don't want to go there, as I was on Zoloft yrs ago for anxiety and depression. It really works...

  24. wellbutrin and xanax
    ... not positive, but I think it would be OK as I took Zoloft yrs ago and took Xanex with it and felt fine. If your...

  25. no desire to talk to people and depressed
    ... BEFORE THEN. I WAS 30 THEN AND AM NOW 39. HAVE BEEN ON ZOLOFT FOR A FEW YEARS NOW AND HAVE CONTROL THE ATTACKS.I...

  26. This is how I stopped with no cravings for 5 days
    ... diagnosed with depression so I changed medication from zoloft to prozac. I think the prozac actually helped my...

Swine Flu (H1N1) board

  1. What is happening to me?? Please help.
    ... awhile now. When they were really bad, I started taking Zoloft , but after being on that for about 2 years, I felt...
    ... still wasn't feeling quite "right". I have been taking Zoloft again for almost 2 weeks now and I guess that is helping ... Lexapro to Remeron? If so, how come? My doc said that Zoloft is what he prescribes the most & has had the most ... about other options, especially since I had been on Zoloft before and responded well. Glad to hear that you...
    ... doctor will keep me on that. I will also mention Zoloft to him, I know a couple people that have done really...
    ... helping? I'm exactly a week in on the full dose of Zoloft , so I know I need to give it more time to see if its...
    ... all anxiety and stress related :-( I'm glad the Zoloft is sitting well with your body, I hope it only keeps...
    ... on going every Monday night. I've been on the Zoloft now for about 3 weeks, and (knock on wood) I think...
    ... might be a perfect fit. I'm so glad to hear that the Zoloft is working for you. Slow and steady right? The Remeron...
    ... meds and see if I need to go on a higher dose of the Zoloft or try something else. So far, I haven't had too much...
    ... world better than before. So are you feeling like the Zoloft is not as effective as it should be or are you guys...

Share Your Depression Story board

  1. Empty Nester, Menopause, and Depression
    ... losing my mom suddenly in 1996, and started taking Zoloft when they moved out the first time about a year or ... for me. Anyway, I've started back on my 25 mg. of Zoloft (I hate the fact that I'm not strong enough to beat ... 25 mg. doesn't seem to be helping. Hopefully, the Zoloft will start kicking in reaaal soon, lol. This is my...

Chronic Pain board

  1. Because of Neck pain & injuries I......
    ... will help the pain AND the depression An SSRI like Zoloft wont help with the pain, just the depression/anxiety...

  2. OT HELP: Cp suffer with new non-cp health problem
    ... to increase his sodium intake. He was also put on zoloft but stopped taking it Brian...

Share Your Anxiety Story board

  1. 19 yr old
    ... missed alot of school that year. I was put on zoloft , and that helped but i didn't get it untill my junior...

  2. My story (apologies in advance for the length)
    ... was feeling reasonable and the doctor had put me on Zoloft so that I could start cutting back on the Ativan....

Anxiety Tips board

  1. my story, my understanding...my victory
    ... Through it all I tried all the Xanax, Paxil, Zoloft , Prozac and a few others I forget right now. None...