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How do deal with withdrawal from zyprexa?

I feel anxiety and depression. Cannot feel positive? Been on zyprexa 5mg daily morning. Gained some weight 25lbs removed zyprexa lost 40lbs and feeling week and feeble.

Posted 20 days ago 1 answer

I was just put on 2mg of risperidone 3 days ago after being on 5mg of zyprexa for quite some time?

I'm not sleeping as well and I wake up with a headache and ringing in my ears.I dont feel well rested and feel nauseous which is only relieved by eating.

Posted 22 Feb 2014 1 answer

Is Geodon a weight neutral med for bipolar disorder?

I was given Zyprexa instead of Saphris after 6 months taking it and gaining 30+ lbs.! But over 5 days my hunger is out of control. I'm not thinking Zyprexa is the answer. I hear great things ...

Posted 10 Feb 2014 1 answer

What are the long term effects of Zyprexa?

Posted 12 Feb 2014 1 answer

I'm a Bipolar paranoid Schizophrenic and need help with about what Mood Stabilizer I should be on?

I was put on Zyprexa 10 mg first and all that did was make me gain weight and it was working wonders for me diagnosis but the doctor took me off that and put me on Lamotrigine 25 mg and that just ...

Posted 17 Jan 2014 2 answers

Can zyprexa be cut in half?

Posted 24 Jan 2014 1 answer

I was put on olanzapine with my 80mg prozac,wonderin,is olanzapine a benzodiazepine?It makesMeSleepy

just wondering if this zyprexa(olanzapine) has or more or less IS a benzodiazepine.? It seems to make me seriously sleepy .I am on Prozac 80mg a day also.Plus remeron 30mg with minipress 2mg at ...

Posted 21 Jan 2014 1 answer

Is zyprexa instant or does it take a few weeks before you know if it is working?

Took for week n seemed fine but still needed improvement so added dose n notice behavior within few hours would this act this fast

Posted 21 Jan 2014 1 answer

Bizarre Zyprexa Reaction?

This med made me gain 50 pounds. All I'd do is sleep and eat. Suffice to say I had quit it. I'd tapered it down from 20mg to 5mg in about a week and a half. Wanting to be rid of it I ...

Posted 14 Jan 2014 2 answers

Can a man develope mania 14 months after weening off Zyprexa, Seroquel & Lexapro?

65 year old Vietnam combat veteran diagnosed with PTSD was given Zyprexa, Seroquel and Lexapro for 12 years and was very slowly weened off of said meds due to developing prediabetes 14 months ago is ...

Posted 13 Nov 2013 3 answers

If not responding to zyprexa. Would it be helpful to add abilify or change altogether?

A 53 y/o female with history of schizophrenia. Had gotten off her meds and had psychotic break. Is now on 15mg of zyprexia and is calmer but psychosis continues. Has been on the 15 mg for last month ...

Posted 10 Nov 2013 2 answers

Olanzapine has an antihistamine effect. Can it safely be taken with betahistine dihydrochloride?

I have started taking Zyprexa 2.5. Would olanzapine (Zyprexa) reduce the effect of the betahistine? (I take 24 mg of betahistine dihydrochloride daily0

Posted 10 Nov 2013 1 answer

I have been on Latuda for almost 3 weeks now. As a result my Zyprexa dosage is reduced from 20 to 10

... mg. Will (good) effect of Latuda keep on growing until a total of 6 weeks on it? I mean the therapeutic effect? Shall I be able to reduce Zyprexa further down?

Posted 29 Oct 2013 1 answer

Should a person remain on zyprexa for the rest of their life?

our son has been taking zyprexa for 5 years and wants to stop taking it because a friend told him that he should not take it all of his life because of the long term harm it may cause his body. Is ...

Posted 23 Oct 2013 1 answer

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