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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 • 7 answers
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 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 • 6 answers
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
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
... time doctors kept me on sleep pills, i have stopped taking the pill since past 20 years. since last two years i find i am confused to speak. Doctor has prescribed pristiq i am afraid of the side ...
Posted 16 hours ago • 3 answers
I took Effexor XR (75mg, to 150mg, to 225, & back to 150mg) for many years & then it stopped working. Been off Effexor for one year. Taking Pristiq 100mg but feel Effexor worked better for ...
Posted 9 days ago • 2 answers
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 2 days 7 hours ago • 1 answer
My therapist is weaning me off of 225mgs of Effexor Xr using Pristiq 50mgs. Started two weeks ago on
... 225 Effexor and 50 mg of Pristiq. No problems. Yesterday down to 75mgs of Effexor, 50 mgs. of Pristiq. Symptoms developed was an indescribable, constant headache. I don't mean a headache ...
Posted 15 days ago • 1 answer
I am on 50mg pristiq and it's not helping much, does anybody know if increasing to 100mg causes too much side effects?
Posted 2 Oct 2014 • 1 answer
Changed from Lexa pro to Pristiq been on 50mg upped to 100mg. On for 3 weeks Experience side effects. Flushing face, anxiety, compulsive behavior like obsessive eating not better. Anyone have ideas
Posted 25 Sep 2014 • 1 answer
what are side affects??
Posted 23 Sep 2014 • 1 answer
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