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Swich prozac to zoloft?

Posted 18 Jul 2011 by meisoojoon 4 answers

I was on prozac 40mg and I recently switch it to zoloft, the first 2 day 25mg and today is 3d I took 50mg, I have to visit my dr in 2 weeks, I have serious depression and anxiety and panic attack, also taking 1mg klonopin as needed. dose zoloft work better than prozac!!! how long it takes to work? ...

Can any of these drugs cause weight gain - zoloft, prozac,effexor & paxil?

Posted 20 Aug 2012 by shegod3 6 answers

I have been on zoloft, prozac,effexor & paxil since1981 with horrific weight gain? Can any of these drugs cause this? I also have severe neuropathy, depression,sex drive is down tremendouly, swelling in lower extremities, some loss of memory, etc. Tell me what can cause these symptoms? also had ...

Anxiety and muscle twitching?

Posted 14 Dec 2016 by G and Js Mom 2 answers

I am having trouble with anxiety and OCD. I am fixated on developing a terrible disease. Specifically, als. It pains me to even write that word. I have been having muscle twitches like crazy which only fuels the fire of this obsession. I've recently started exercising, so I know between that ...

What is the difference between Tiglutik and Rilutek?

Posted 15 Oct 2018 1 answerFAQ by

Is heaviness in one leg an early symptom of MS or ALS?

Posted 25 May 2015 by leo2744 4 answers

My daughter-in-law can't get in to see her doctor until July, and she is worried sick that she may have MS or worse, ALS. Her right leg feels heavy and she has a tightening in the muscles at the back of that thigh. She is 37 and in very good shape as she is quite thin, eats healthy, and runs ...

How long before Lexapro kicks in ?

Posted 16 Feb 2018 by jayandjay1 3 answers

I’ve been on Lexapro for 8 days and I feel worse with anxiety and depression when will it get better does it get worse before better ? Someone please help ... I’m having such horrible thoughts also

Does insomnia and constipation side effect pass on duloxetine?

Posted 17 Aug 2015 by Lasthope 2 answers

I just started 30mg duloxetine generic brand for major depression and anxiety. I feel this drug helps however I get servere insomnia to the point I get no sleep at all, even with a benzodiazepine. Also it seems to really block up my bowels with constipation and even senna tablets or laxatives ...

Sore throat for 2 months and difficulty swallowing - what is wrong?

Posted 25 Mar 2013 by finalfan2c 2 answers

I have had a sore throat for about two months now and it is accompanied with slight difficulty swallowing. Also it appears there is something white/clear coming from the nasal area down my throat. Also I have thick mucus in my mouth. My tonsils and tongue look normal. No fever, nausea, headache, ...

I’ve suffered lifelong insomnia. I’ve taken 3mg of lorazepam and 60mg of temazepam for years.

Posted 12 Sep 2018 by Whychangenow 1 answer

Suddenly my new General Practitioner is concerned, after my previous doctor retired. I’m finally stable. I have no side effects. I simply have sanity and a happy productive life as possible. I also have systemic lupus, fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis and possibly myosthemia gravis and ...

Has anyone had problems with weight gain while being on Cymbalta?

Posted 2 Oct 2010 by tamberine 1 answer

I have been on Cymbalta for several years after being diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Fybromyalga after my second child. I have gained so much weight and am the largest I have ever been. I also have extreme fatigue in which I go through periods of what I call "the blahs". I feel ...

Is this diabetic neuropathy or ALS?

Posted 3 Jan 2015 by monty1992 1 answer

hello everyone, i was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in march 2014 and i took care of everything to where when i checked it twice daily it would come out to be between 85-90. I went to Pakistan and for 3 months really ate whatever. Now i have the following symptoms my feet get burning sensation ...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - Anyone know how fast bulbar onset ALS takes?

Posted 3 Jul 2011 by Complete_dope 1 answer

Hi I'm 28, for about a month now I've had shaking hands almost constantly. About a week ago I noticed that sometimes it was hard to get some words out. Few days later it feels like its hard to swallow. Can als symptoms progress this fast? My girlfriend says she hasn't noticed the ...

Son, 55 taking xanax for 20 yrs. having seizures. related to the meds? takes a least 6 mil daily?

Posted 29 Mar 2012 by docia22 1 answer

he started with .25 and after 20 yrs as worked up to 6mg. has been having the mild seizures for about 10 yrs. this morning he said they are getting worse. he needs intervention and he knows it. he also smokes pot. He was examined for the seizures, ct,etc. nothing physical wrong. Had blood work done ...

Recently on Klonopin. Working great except at night. Any advice?

Posted 11 May 2015 by BarleyStew 1 answer

Hi, I was recently diagnosed with general anxiety. I have had it for over 10 years but just recently reassessed my situation. When it first started years ago I was put on Valium which was okay and also Lexapro which screwed me up really bad and i haven't visited a Dr since due to being scared ...

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