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How long do Effexor withdrawal symptoms last?

Posted 9 Feb 2014 162 answers

It's only been day 2 (insurance cancelled) of withdrawal & so far I've been feeling as though when I'm walking to whatever destination, my body arrives but my brain delays its arrival. I feel extremely anxious, nauseous, short-tempered, dizzy, sensitive & confused. I like how ...

How long does propranolol take to give effect?

Posted 11 Oct 2015 2 answers

I've been suffering from anxiety for about 5-6 years now. When I get low I crumble under my brain, when I'm high I'm free as a bird. Lately it has been down, the heart races, tingles in my fingertips, Palm sweats, the "pit in my stomach" feeling sick, the dread that I may ...

Viibryd - What are brain zaps?

Posted 29 Aug 2012 18 answers

I'm just wondering the side effect called brain zaps what do I envision with that? I'm starting this medication tonight for the first time so I'm kind of wondering what I'm in for here. Thanks, Mieke

Is there a test for serotonin level imbalance in the brain? Im on zoloft but still find myself?

Posted 3 Dec 2012 5 answers

Overthinking over analyzing everything and constantly worrying and thinking negatively. I have very irrational thoughts that I know deep down are not true but still can't help but.think and still cant help but.need to talk to.whoever the person is.im having anxiety about. Which.usually.just ...

Could I possibly have ms ? I had MRI which had white spots . I have constant headaches?

Posted 16 Jul 2013 2 answers

My MRI showed 2 white spots on my brain what could this be

Lexapro - Horrible anxiety and panic attacks after taking only 5mg?

Posted 23 Feb 2017 6 answers

I've been diagnosed with a GAD a few years ago. I haven't had any anxiety attack in over 2 years. Now, it's time to go back to school (I'm 35) which my brain doesn't understand lol. I've been taking 2.5mg of Lexapro in the morning and another 2.5mg at around 5-6pm. ...

What is a normal dose of liquid morphine for a terminal cancer patient?

Posted 27 Jul 2013 3 answers

My mother was dying of brain cancer and the family was kept away for the last week of her life while my step father took care of her... I want to know what a normal dose would be to keep my mom comfortable of liquid morphine.

Does anyone else feel like Topamax is making the stupid?

Posted 4 Dec 2017 8 answers

I feel like the Topamax is leeching my brain. I forget simple (and not so simple) words and jumble words in sentences. Sometimes I speak complete gibberish. It's hard to be a professional when I use words like thingy and whosit or just stand there and stare blankly because all the thoughts ...

Has anyone experienced cold turkey withdrawal of lexapro 20 mg taking for 20 years?

Posted 9 Apr 2013 4 answers

Did feel like brain damaged and partially functioning after headaches and mind zaps stopped? Did you experience deep depression afterward and high anxiety? I know now too late to taper, life destroyed is there hope?

Can Buspar cause Brain Zaps?

Posted 27 Oct 2015 11 answers

I ve been taking Buspar (10mg 3x a day) for about 3 months now for anxiety. It took the medication a few weeks before it started working and it gave me headaches for a few weeks but after that I thought everything was fine. Now, in the last week I ve been experiencing these "brain zaps" ...

Cymbalta - What can be done to stop the brain zaps as I titrate off of cymbalta?

Posted 27 Jan 2017 7 answers

I am trying to get off of cymbalta after taking it for 10 years @ 120mg a day. Yes, I was prescribed cymbalta 60mg bid. Now missing a single days dose and I start getting zaps 24 hours later until the dip in systemic exposure (AUC) is recovered. If I miss two or three days (due to cost) I become ...

I just started weaning off of Effexor XR 150 mg. I am now on day 2 of no Effexor at all. I am?

Posted 25 Jan 2016 11 answers

... starting to feel very dizzy, tingling sensations, brain fog, and nauseous. Is there anything I can do (without taking another prescription) to lessen the side effects? I started Effexor 6 years ago for depression and anxiety while going through a divorce. Life is much more stable now and I ...

Long term effect of Lyrica?

Posted 2 Dec 2017 2 answers

I have been on Lyrica for 9+ years. I am beginning to question this long time use, questions like, "What kind of effect will Lyrica have on my memory", or "will Lyrica change the way my brain develops?" I wonder about the way my synapses are forming, is the Lyrica making them ...

How Long Do "Brain Zaps" last??

Posted 28 Jan 2013 5 answers

Hello, I have just been off of Xanax for about a month (my doctor cut me off at 3mgs a day - still pissed about it) and I have gone through the sickness of withdrawal 3 weeks ago but now, all of a sudden, I am experiencing these "brain zaps" and they are very hard to deal with. It has ...

How long before the brain returns to normal after stopping SSRI/SNRIs?

Posted 11 May 2018 4 answers

I took SSRI and SNRIs for almost 20 years and stopped taking them gradually, the latest of these being Abilify which I stopped in Nov. 2017 and Cymbalta which I stopped in February 2018. I understand that the brain has to relearn how to transport serotonin once you no longer take these type of ...

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