... night and now I am afraid to continue. Also , during the night my eyes were making funny movements. Using this med per dr for anxiety , depression and irritability. is it true that drinking is not advisable? Thank You
Yes its true you shouldn't drink with it or any medication that effects your brain. I don't know what its going to do for depression its certainly not an antidepressant. It has a side effect of weight gain that does not mean you will have that side effect. About the eyes, I don't know of anyone had that. I've been on it for several years and never noticed anything.
Wt.gain is one of the side effects. that does not mean that you will gain wt. but it is possiable. You should not drink while on this med, nor should you be afraid to take it just about all drugs has some unwanted side effect. If you take it for a couple of wks, and still unhappy with the effects of the med,I'd let the dr. know and ask to try something else. good luck,
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