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Posted 13 Mar 2016 • 6 answers
i know the packet says "alcohol may cause drowsiness" but i had a beer today and i feel fine.. i used to take desvenlafaxine for 2yrs(ssnri) and i drank every weekend and nothing bad happened.. surely one or two is ok here and there?? i cant imagine my life without having a beer or a wine ...
Posted 5 Oct 2018 • 1 answer
Has anyone switched from generic Lexapro (escitalopram) to generic Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) with success? Was on Lexapro 20mg for about 5 years and then it stopped working for my anxiety and panic disorder. Was having bad panic attacks. Doctor put me on generic Pristiq. Started with 25 mg for 2 ...
Posted 10 Sep 2014 • 4 answers
My depression is gone... but I have no motivation & goal for better future. Pls. Suggest me medicine or tips... right now I am on desvenlafaxine and clomipramine.
Posted 23 Sep 2015 • 4 answers
I've been on 25 mg of pristiq medication for 4 months now and do not want to be taking it. I wanna know how to go about getting of this medication without causing myself to needing to jump back on it. I was put on it for postnatal depression but have been feeling fine for 2 months. Has anyone ...
Posted 23 Mar 2018 • 2 answers
Going on Pristiq soon. Trintellix was nasty! Daily nausea, vomiting and high anxiety. Have been on most anti-depressants in last 35 yrs. Prozac was a Godsend for 10 yrs., but it stopped working. Best 10 yrs. of my life! Never felt another one that even can come close since then! Praying Pristiq ...
Posted 5 Aug 2018 • 3 answers
It. Seems that most reviews are positive in Pristiq. How long would you say before the anxiety subsided? Depression? Anyone take more Than 50 mg? Just starting 25 then 50 and moving to 75 for a therapeutic dose. Thank you.
Posted 5 Nov 2018 • 2 answers
I am having withdrawals, dizziness, easily angered, crying about any little thing that makes me sad, and almost feel as if I might fall if I turn my head too fast. When will these feelings stop? I'm hoping to get back on, but I've yet to see a doctor. Thank you in advance for your help ...
Posted 6 Nov 2009 • 1 answer
Posted 11 Oct 2012 • 4 answers
... as it has stopped working. I'm very nervous as the side effects may affect my performance at work and home life. I just need some help as to how bad it will be. Thank you
Will pristiq desvenlafaxine make me put on weight? I am about to start it and scared of weight gain?
Posted 13 Aug 2015 • 3 answers
Posted 5 Aug 2018 • 1 answer
I started on Pristiq 25mg daily for a week, then took 50mg daily for a week and now my dose is going to 75mg for depression and anxiety. Has anyone had success at this dose?
Posted 20 Jun 2017 • 1 answer
Without telling her, I switched my daughter to the generic. After a few days, she told me she felt ill, as if she had missed a dose. A few days later it was clear that the generic was not as good, so she switched back. Now I discover that Greenstone, the manufacturer of the generic, is a subsidiary ...
Posted 27 Apr 2015 • 2 answers
I'm on my 4th day of desvenlafaxine (Pristiq) 50 mg by morning, changed from sertraline (5 years). Also I take mirtazapine 30mg (at night) and clonazepam, all it for treating anxiety and depression disorder (GAD, social anxiety, etc). I'm worry because my anxiety under desvenlafaxine has ...
Posted 8 Sep 2015 • 2 answers
Hello, After having been on Pristiq 100mg for 6 months with moderate success, it has recently stopped working. After discussing options with my doctor, he suggested I try to switch to Duloxetine. He recommended I completely stop Pristiq, and immediately go to a full dose of 60mg of duloxteine, ...
Posted 22 Oct 2018 • 1 answer
I had a GeneSight test and this was recommended by my psychiatrist. Because I have very severe anxiety and have been taking 0.5mg Klonopin a day. She has just prescribed 5mg of risperidone to tie me over until hopefully the antidepressant kicks in. Is risperidone in a low dose safe? I am not ...
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