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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 11 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

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

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

Pristiq, Elavil, Tramadol?

Taking tramadol for years, down to 25 mg. Taking Pristiq for 6 months-ish. Started at 50 then 100 then 150. Only been 150 for a couple months but was having bad side effects, been at 50 mg for about ...

Posted 14 hours ago 0 answers

Which of these would work best for bipolar?

I am seeing my psychiatrist tomorrow. Which of these would work best for bipolar? I have researched Zyprexa intramuscular, Symbyax, Pristiq and Saphris.

Posted 23 Mar 2016 4 answers

Prystiq - Had weight gain on Effexor XR will I on Prystiq?

Hi there, I was on Effexor XR for 4 years for generalized anxiety, after feeling better I weened of it. Now I am an anxious mess again and have started on Pristiq because Effexor caused me to stack ...

Posted 24 Mar 2016 3 answers

I am taking Pristiq for Depression, I do not feel its working. Anyone have experience with this?

... drug? I have been on it for about 8 weeks now. I was taking Prozac for about 15 years and it definitely had stopped working.

Posted 11 Apr 2016 1 answer

Is anyone else having the following side effects on Pristiq?

Makes me shake, sweat at night in bed, hot then cold, makes me very anxious have been having panic attacks. Tight in the chest and when I try to breath deep I have trouble. In fact it is making me ...

Posted 3 Apr 2016 3 answers

Pristiq - I have a box ready to take and I would like some advise and feedback?

Hi, I have been having anxiety and panic attacks for a while now and I am quite depressed. I do want to start on the pristiq but after reading some of the side effects it is a bit scary, also I dont ...

Posted 23 Mar 2016 4 answers

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