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Pristiq - Has this caused weight gain or loss in you, and if so how much?

I have been taking Lexipro for a year now and although it has helped with my anxiety it has also caused me to gain 10 pounds. I’ve asked my doctor if there’s a medicine that doesn’t ...

Posted 2 May 2013 10 answers

how do I stop taking pristiq?

Posted 15 Jun 2009 5 answers

What is an equal dosage of Pristiq 50mg 1 daily and Effexor?

I have stopped taking Pristiq 50mg. per day and have been put on Effexor at 225 mg per day - what dosage of Effexor is required to equal 50mg. of Pristiq?

Posted 22 Apr 2013 7 answers

Is this standard? Switching from SSRI (Lexapro) to Pristiq--Need feedback from similar situations!?

I have been on 20mg of Lexapro for a little over a year. I saw my doctor yesterday and told her that despite the difference Lexapro had provided, I was still not very "happy" (and never had ...

Posted 8 Aug 2009 8 answers

I Take Wellbutrin 150mg and Pristiq 50mg a day; Is this a good Combination? Are both SNRI's?

My Dr. added 50mg Pristiq 50mg due to the severe depression I couldn't stop. He also added Lamictal 100mg and Abilify 5mg also which I stopped 4 days ago due to the horror stories I read about ...

Posted 26 Nov 2013 8 answers

Pristiq - Which med would be the best to help with weight loss?

I am thinking about trying a different depression/anxiety med that will help with weight loss. Which would be the best to help with depression as well as weight loss? Ive read alot on prestiq and ...

Posted 13 Jan 2013 3 answers

Dying for sleep, but getting no relief! HELP!?

I'm currently in a crushing marital separation after 28 yrs. with my wife. Am in major depression, starting Pristiq after a month of Prozac. I have tried melatonin, Tylenol and Advil PM, ...

Posted 20 Feb 2010 59 answers

Pristiq - I have problems with a decreased sex drive and difficulty having an orgasm?

Is there anything to help with this side effect. I am on Pristiq for depression. This drug has been great for the depression and the only side effect I have noticed is sexual.

Posted 29 Dec 2012 5 answers

Lowered Pristiq to 50mg 3 weeks ago - feel kinda "off." Should I go back to doctor or give it time?

Hi there. Just a little background. I was on Pristiq 100mg for MDD for about a year. I've made some great progress and was having sexual difficulty at this dose. My doctor lowered my dose to ...

Posted 13 days ago 2 answers

Does Pristiq work for anxiety?

Celexa stopped working for me. This is day 1 on Pristiq. Reading pamphlet I see it can create anxiety. I have anxiety 1st and depression once anxiety goes on so long. Doctor and pharmacist told me ...

Posted 16 Oct 2015 2 answers

Cymbalta vs other SNRIs??

I'm having drowsiness and lethargy from taking Cymbalta. I feel like it helps with my depression/ anxiety, but only about 50% of the time. If Cymbalta makes me feel tranquilized during the day ...

Posted 30 Sep 2015 3 answers

Desvenlafaxine - Wanting to get of pristiq!!?

I've been on 25 mg of pristiq medication for 4 months now and do not want to be taking it. I wanna know how to go about getting of this medication without causing myself to needing to jump back ...

Posted 23 Sep 2015 4 answers

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