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Why exactly does Abilify cause weight gain?

I'll try to keep this brief. I'm a male model, 29 years old and I just signed with an incredible agency, so weight gain is not an option for me... I recently started Abilify for treatment ...

Posted 30 Oct 2013 13 answers

Males- Does Cymbalta affect your sex drive?

My boyfriend began taking 60mg of Cymbalta daily about 3 weeks ago after trying several other medications for severe migraines. It worked wonders and completely changed his attitude! He was much more ...

Posted 19 May 2011 16 answers

How long does Lamictal take to work, I'm increasing my dose and not feeling any effects?

I'm in the process of titrating my lamictal dose up from 25mg to 100mg. I was at 50mg for 2 wks and and this week going up to 75mg. I have not felt well at all so far, just very depressed. ...

Posted 30 Jul 2012 11 answers

Is weight gain inevitable on Depakote?

I will be starting the medication next week and am terrifed of gaining weight. I'm on the hearvier side which has a lot to do with my depression, anxiety, negative self-image, mood swings etc. ...

Posted 3 Jul 2012 14 answers

Has anybody had good results with Lamictal against anxiety attacks?

Hi, I have bipolar and suffer with horrendous anxiety attacks... My psychiatrist recently prescribed Lamictal for my Bipolar but said it has helped many people with anxiety. One reason being that the ...

Posted 29 Feb 2012 7 answers

Experience with taking valdoxan?

Can anyone tell me if they have any experience with taking valdoxan? My doc added it to seroquel 300mg and xanax for severe anxiety and panic attacks,has anyone any comments good or bad with this ...

Posted 27 Jul 2011 13 answers

Nortriptyline - How long does it take to start working for panic / anxiety?

I recently started Nortriptyline just 2 days ago. I was wondering how long it takes to start working. I took it about a month ago however the doctor stopped as he thought I was hypomanic (bipolar) - ...

Posted 5 Mar 2012 7 answers

Is my experience with starting lamictal normal?

For years I was told I had major depression and I've tried so many antidepressants I can't even recall all of them. I've been taking 300 mg. wellbutrin for a few months now and not ...

Posted 8 Jul 2012 13 answers

Is seroquel 50mg a known narcotic?

I just want to know if I were to take 50mg seroquel frequently, is it just a sleep seditive or a sleep seditive narcotic? Is seroquel a narcotic?? Main question here again, IS ANY DOSAGE OF SEROQUEL ...

Posted 8 Jan 2013 1 answer

How long does side effects last?

ive been prescribed paxil & seroquel xr (150 mg). ive took the seroquel twice. the first time i took it the whole next day i was loopy. i work 7 to 6 during the week welding & am worried if ...

Posted 15 Sep 2009 17 answers

Depo-Provera - After only taking one depo provera shot when should I start my period?

I'm 19 years old and I tried the depo shot and I hated it. I have only had one shot and gained 20 pounds!!! I'm moody and have such bad migraines after taking the shot. It made me sick and ...

Posted 24 Nov 2013 1 answer

Resistant depression; how long does it take for Abilify to kick in?

Hi guys, I am currently on Wellbutrin XR 150 mgs twice a day & celexa 40 mgs. I just started the 25mgs of Lamictal yesterday. However, I wanted to know is Abilify a different class of drug than ...

Posted 24 Mar 2012 6 answers

Does anyone have Restless arm syndrome - what medicine do you take?

... my psychiatrist gave me clonazepam for restless leg syndrome over 7 years ago and when I was able to speak with a neurologist from the VA Sleep Study clinic, she realized that I should have been ...

Posted 29 Aug 2010 7 answers

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