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What is the best anti-depressant that truly works?

Posted 9 Jan 2010 18 answers

They've had me on prozac, celexa mixed with that new drug abilify, which made me feel weird, i believe even worse, so i stopped the abilify on my own. my depression has not gotten any better, if anything worse. what would one recommend? that way, i can bring it up to the doctors on tuesday and ...

Bipolar Disorder - I don't know where to turn anymore. I have been diagnosed with bipolar, I took?

Posted 16 Feb 2013 15 answers

... cymbalta for years abilify goedone lamictal Geodne i never slept, abilify i gain 40 lbs in 3 mos. While Cymbalta kept me level it also made me more depressed and lazy. Now i take topamax with pristiq I feel like a new person who gained her life back having energy having an interest in work ...

Olanzapine - is there something that can work quickly to calm my daughter and help the voices go ?

Posted 29 May 2012 5 answers

Hi My daughter didnt go on abilify after all as we decided to stick with olanzapine even though we know it takes time 3 to 4 weeks for them to work properly , but my daughter is very impatient to get rid of the voices or make them quieter.asap. Is there something that can speed up the process or at ...

Has anyone tried adding abilify to their antipressant and found better results?

Posted 22 Aug 2013 6 answers

I have severe anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder, depression and migraines from the moment i wake up till i sleep that never go away from the anxiety. Im taking 10mg of cipralex right now and it does very little. Has anyone tried adding abilify to their antideppresant? And if so did you find ...

Abilify 2mg to 5mg, making me shake bad?

Posted 10 Oct 2011 4 answers

i have been on abilify for 2 weeks, 2 mg. my doc wanted to me up my dose to 5 mg last night.. been shaking and tired all day. Had a bipolar breakdown in the first time in two weeks earlier.. It seems the 2 mg works great, but the 5 doesn't.. I am a little person, only weigh 105, and ...

Im concerned about changing meds...Celexa, Buspar, Amitriptiline, Mirtazapine?

Posted 25 Apr 2013 12 answers

Im finally able to see a psychiatrist and reevaluate my meds. Ive been taking Celexa, Mirtazapine and Buspar for over 2 years, and Amitriptiline for over a year. Here is my main concern: if they change any of these, Im worried about the type of withdrawals I may have. I had a major anxiety attack ...

What Anti-depressant / SSRI can I take with Abilify?

Posted 30 Apr 2016 4 answers

I am currently taking 2mg of Abilify for a mood disorder, but it is not helping me with anxiety, what Antidepressant can I take that doesn't cause too much side effects and also no weight gain . I am not sure if Zoloft is safe with Abilify but I heard so many good reviews.

I am currently taking Wellbutrin XL 300mg can Abilify be taken with this?

Posted 15 Aug 2011 4 answers

The Wellbutrin helps for my depression but I suffer from frequent fits of rage and anger. I will be calm one minute then the most benign thing will cause my anger to spike. I am thinking of asking my doctor to prescribe some other medication that would help & would like to know if I could ...

Is Abilify the only anger, irritability, and agitation medication?

Posted 24 Jul 2011 3 answers

I take Prozac (20mg) and Abilfy (5mg) daily. I have maintained well on them for over 8 years, now i am very aggitated and irritated at everyone and everything. Generally not happy and get rage like when driving... is there another medication that might work well for me, or simply an increased dose?

Abilify +ve effects except for restlessness and insomnia - what will happen if I increase my dose?

Posted 3 Jul 2010 6 answers

I am on the 10 mg/day dose. It has really improved my life lately by lifting my mood (was in major, apparently bipolar, depression) and decreasing my anxiety to where I can leave the house sometimes now (severe anxiety is apparently also caused by the bipolar). The only problem is it's really ...

Does the medication Abilify make most patients sleepy?

Posted 19 Dec 2012 3 answers

My provider added that to my list of medications and told me to take it in the am??? Why? I should probably call her today and verify. I'm already on 90 mg of cymbalta, 4mg of prazoin, 200 mg of seroquel, 5mg of valium twice a day. Should I take the abilify with the seroquel, cymbaLTA, and the ...

How long does it take for side effects of Abilify to wear off?

Posted 21 Mar 2017 2 answers

I started 10 mg of Abilify last night. I did not sleep well and woke up with nausea, vomiting, sweating, fatigue and more anxiety. If I stop now, how long will it take for the side effects to go away? Again, I've only taken 1 dose

Can olanzapine make chronic anxiety worse?

Posted 18 Apr 2017 3 answers

my partner aged 55 has severe anxiety and has got worse over past fortnight ,hes been prescribed this drug 5mg twice a day and hes taking a few other meds such as buspirone 15mg and mirtazapine 15mg also cocodamol 30mg does anyone think that Olanzapine should be prescribed to someone who ...

Is it appropriate for a 6 year old boy to be prescribed Abilify 5mg a day?

Posted 10 Mar 2010 5 answers

He has not been diagnosed with bipolar, schizophrenia, or depression. He just has aggitation/aggression at school. Is this medication appropriate for him?

How long does the zombie like side effect of Abilify take to go away?

Posted 26 May 2016 2 answers

I started taking Tegretol 2 weeks ago (100mg am & 200pm pm), and now my doctor has added Abilify 2mg in the morning... I'm only on day two but I feel like a zombie. I have a headache, nausea and I everything feels like too much effort. I can't concentrate and conversations are ...

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