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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 6 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

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 6 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

How long do withdrawals from Prestiq last?

My Dr. gradually tapered my dose, but the side effects are horrible. I am having dizziness, mind zaps, chills, emotional craziness & just real tired of feeling like this. I took my last dose 5 ...

Posted 15 Jan 2012 7 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

Which antihistamine will have the least negative reaction with the drugs Primidone & Pristiq?

I am taking primidone for benign essential tremor, pristiq for depression, and cetirizine for vasomotor rhinitis. I like a glass of red wine with my evening meal, but find that it started to make me ...

Posted 3 Aug 2014 1 answer

how do I stop taking pristiq?

Posted 15 Jun 2009 5 answers

Abilify - Is anyone on Ability and Pristiq?

Have been on Pristiq for some time now. Have tried many of the others but they don't seem to do anything for me. However the Pristiq is still not doing it. I still feel depressed, no energy, ...

Posted 18 Jun 2014 1 answer

I just started taking Pristiq four days ago and I'm having terrible side effects: heart?

... palpitations, fatigue, dizziness, nausea shortness of breath, eddginess and just feeling terrible. I went from a hole tablet to half, but it hasn't helped. I've never had side effect ...

Posted 22 Jun 2014 0 answers

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