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Hand tremors - Prozac related?

Posted 24 Jun 2012 by peaceOfMind 4 answers

Hi. I've had tremors in my hands for about 7 or 8 years now. I saw a neurologist and he said it's "essential tremors". I'm 45 and took Anafranil for 10 years and then started on Prozac after that; have been taking Prozac for about 10 years also. In between, I took some ...

Is anafranil good for sex?

Posted 1 May 2013 by Blessed Stan 2 answers

Can anafranil help boost sexual performance? And in what dosage

Clomipramine -Trouble urinating?

Posted 19 Sep 2016 by Tsuluzo012 1 answer

I always have extreme trouble urinating when taking anafranil, but it's the only med that helps me with my ocd and social anxiety. What are my options as far as taking it and still being able to urinate?

Severe headaches with Effexor?

Posted 5 Apr 2016 by peaceOfMind 2 answers

Hi. I have been suffering from depression most of my life but wasn't diagnosed until 1992. My psychiatrist said I have dysthymia and OCD. He put me on Anafranil, which I took for about 10 years. Then I took Prozac 80mg / day until 2013, when I switched to Effexor 75mg / day. I took that for ...

Why has Anafranil (Clomipramine) stopped being made?

Posted 17 Dec 2015 by CherishAllAnimals 2 answers

After being on this drug for 35 years, I cannot cope with anything else. They were the right drug for me, and I now feel my life will go back to how it was before taking them. Please reply.

Anafranil - Has Anyone had insomnia issues? Early morning awakenings?

Posted 10 Dec 2015 by BlueEyedBritt91 2 answers

I've been on anafranil for just under three weeks and am struggling with a sort of insomnia. I'm able to fall asleep perfectly, but as soon as my body hits the 6 hour mark, I'm wide awake and unable to fall back asleep. I feel well rested during the day, but the early morning wake ...

Clomipramine - Anafranil and children??

Posted 3 Aug 2015 by Tbsholly 3 answers

My 10 old daughter has now been admitted twice for suicidal thoughts. She's been on Prozac but they want to add risperdal, which I declined bc she's been on before. I was thinking about maybe taking her off Prozac and requesting Anafranil in its place. Anyone have any input??

Anafranil stop working only after a month?

Posted 24 Aug 2015 by Cgumin00 0 answers

started at 25mg over course of month up to 100 mg. worked wonders, no OCD , however this weekend boom its back. Why?

Anafranil seemd to work - reducing qucik/premature ejaculation?

Posted 27 Mar 2014 by Mteks 1 answer

Hi All, I got marred and explained the problem of quick excitement to the doctor. The doctor then prescribed Anafranil which seems to work - reducing quick ejaculation. How ever every time I have it - I experience a running tummy. Another doctor geve me Nuzac. I have never had any other issues with ...

Can Anafranil "poop out" or lose effectiveness as months go by?

Posted 24 Feb 2015 by empire5sb 1 answer

I started Clomipramine (anafranil) on Nov. 24 2014. It has worked superbly, my OCD has diminished 90%. My obsessions are completely gone. I take 250mg of it with 10mg of Abilify. The problem is that I've been drinking excess caffeine almost everyday and it has kept me up half the time, I ...

To anyone out there who's taken Anafranil-which generic is the most effective?

Posted 6 Jan 2015 by empire5sb 1 answer

To anyone out there who is or has ever taken the generic to Anafranil, This may not make sense to most people (particularly antidepressants users) but i'm currently taking a generic to Anafranil. It's working (i know it is) but something's missing or lacking and i'm still ...

Treatment-resistant Depression with OCD?

Posted 25 Feb 2015 by Calfm6 1 answer

Has anyone got experience of taking the following combination of meds: Prozac, Cymbalta, Lithium, and Anafranil?? I have a recurring depressive disorder with some OCD. My Psychiatrist only introduced the Anafranil to my 'cocktail' last week. I'm finding it hard to get used to.

How well does anafranil work for severe ocd intrusive thoughts? How long until it starts working?

Posted 6 Sep 2014 by Wanttogetbetter4 1 answer

I started on 75mg last night.I have severe ocd intrusive thoughts. It's hell! The doubt, thoughts, depression.. Please help!!

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