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Has anyone had really bad withdrawal from the fetzima?

I stopped taking fetzima because it wasn't helping with my depression and the side effects were too debilitating. I had taken the fetzima for 3+ weeks. My doctor told me to stop taking it and ...

Posted 23 Jul 2014 3 answers

How long to side effects take to go away on a new medication?

Medicine is fetzima

Posted 23 Mar 2015 0 answers

Fetzima - Are these side effects normal?

I've been taking Fetzima for about two weeks now. Instead of doing the 20 mg for 2 days, I spread it out and did it for 5 days, now I'm on 40 mg a day (for Social Anxiety and PTSD). I ...

Posted 2 Mar 2015 1 answer

Switching from Paxil to Fetzima, no taper?

I've been taking Paxil for +/-20 years and it's not working for me anymore. I recently had the genetic testing to help determine what Rx would work best for me and both Pristiq and Fetzima ...

Posted 17 Feb 2015 2 answers

I've developed itchy rash on top of my feet & a painful rash on forehead can fetzima be the cause?

Have broken out with an unscratchable itchy rash on tops of my feet & my forehead has a painful rash that resembles a poison ivy irritation. Haven't changed anything that I can think of.

Posted 21 Jan 2015 2 answers

Happy New Year to all my friends here on, need a little in put?

I no as most do that everyone is different when it comes to meds and we act differently... my ? is has anyone on this site tried the antidepressent fetzima? I am on luvox right now and all though it ...

Posted 1 Jan 2015 3 answers

I AM having serious sweats on Fetzima (as I did on Cymbalta and Effexor). It works great for my?

... depression, however! Does anybody know if there is something to do for the sweats - other than hormone replacement? I've already gone that route and it did not help at all. Just shopping at ...

Posted 30 Dec 2014 1 answer

I have depression and anixety. Dr. put me on Fetzima great at first 2 months later depression worse?

I have depression and panic disorder. Was taking Zoloft

Posted 15 Dec 2014 2 answers

How long does Fetzima withdrawal last?

I wasweaned off 45 mg Amitriptylne about two weeks ago and started on Fetzima on cross taper. When I hit 40 mg (10 days into this experimenet gone wrong) I hit the wall with horrible anxiety headachs ...

Posted 23 Oct 2014 1 answer

Fetzima - Experiencing Hives after being on for 12 weeks?

Recently I started to break out in Hives and am trying to determine if fetzima is the cause. I have been taking Fetzima 40mg for 12 weeks I saw hives/welts were listed as a side effect. Could the ...

Posted 8 Dec 2014 2 answers

How well does luvox work for ocd intrusive thoughts, anxiety, depression?

I have severe ocd intrusive thoughts, anxiety, depression. I have tried a couple of medicines. First was viibryd which began to poop out after a year. Now I'm on fetzima which isn't really ...

Posted 2 Sep 2014 1 answer

Dr wants me to start Fetzima and stay on Pristiq for a month before tapering it off. Is this safe?

Pristiq is making me lethargic and my doctor wants me to try Fetzima. I'm supposed to take them both together for a month, then start weaning off the Pristiq. Is this safe? I'm worried ...

Posted 29 Oct 2014 1 answer

HAs anyone had a bad experience restarting amitriptyline after being off for 10 days?

My Doc weaned me off 45 mg of Amitriptyline about 3 weeks ago He did it in about a week with a cross taper onto Fetzima. When it was evident that was not going to work after 8 days he had me stop the ...

Posted 1 Nov 2014 1 answer

Should I stay on Fetzima even though I'm having nausea and vomiting. I was on 20 mg. for 2 days and?

... finally felt my depression lift. I was so exited, but then on the 3rd morning I woke up really sick. Does anyone know if this side effect will go away, and about how long it will last

Posted 18 Oct 2014 1 answer

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