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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 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

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 6 answers

how do I stop taking pristiq?

Posted 15 Jun 2009 5 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

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 6 days ago 1 answer

Pristiq - Weight loss after weaning?

I came off pristiq due to massive weight gain from the drug over a 6 month period. About 25lbs. I've now been drug free for 3 months and weight exactly what I did the day I came off it. I train ...

Posted 1 day 2 hours ago 0 answers

Pristiq increase?

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

How long for full effect of Pristiq?

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 is the difference between welbutrin and pristiq?

what are side affects??

Posted 23 Sep 2014 1 answer

Anyone hav problems concetrating while using Pristiq?

I've been making an unusual amount of of mistakes at work this past two weeks (data entry/paperwork) lack of concentration and alot of 'squirrell' lately <sigh> I'm just not ...

Posted 18 Sep 2014 1 answer

Is it ok to take pristiq and mucinex dm?

Posted 2 Sep 2014 1 answer

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