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Paxil - Hi I was on Zoloft about 15 years ago. It seemed to help for years then tapered off at?
- 19 Aug 2016 by Jen1977
- paxil, zoloft, anxiety, panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, anxiety and stress
Added 19 Aug 2016:
I then was switched to Paxil 40 mg. It helped for a good bit but the weight gain I hated! After few years I dropped it to 20 mg and horrible panic/anxiety were back! Doctor put me back on Zoloft but this time around did nothing maybe even made me worse. 5 weeks ago the dr put me on 10mg of lexapro and it ruined my life! Panic/anxiety/depression/horrid crazy thoughts! Can't function!
Today the dr had me stop the lexapro and put me back on Paxil 40mg but because of how bad I feel from the lexapro I'm only taking 20 mg the first few days to adjust better? A few questions?
1.) since Zoloft didn't work for me the second time around does that mean Paxil won't either?
2.) Only having 5 weeks of lexapro in me will it be out of my system faster?
I don't care about the weight gain from Paxil now as the lexapro left me so bad I lost 16 pounds in 2 weeks.
Guess I'm looking for encouragement that Paxil will work again and fast. I have also taken Xanax daily for years too. Right Now doesn't help a ton because the lexapro has made me so bad.
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