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How to get off Cymbalta safely?

Posted 3 Sep 2013 by brc329 29 answers

Ive been taking cymbalta for about 3-4 months now for dysthymia/ major depression and I'm ready to get off. im currently on 60mg. i have 22 pills left I was wondering if i can get off by taking one every other day for a week, then every 2 days and so on or should i go down to 30 mg first and ...

What is the difference between bupropion hcl and bupropion extended release SR?

Posted 17 Apr 2016 by knightofren 3 answers

Let me explain this better... I was prescribed Wellbutrin (bupropion) 100mg a few months ago, and the pills have always been round and "purple" (they look pink to me) with an imprint on one side reading "APO" and the other side reading "BUP 100". I refilled my ...

Bupropion - Which one do more people have better success with: Wellbutrin SR or Wellbutrin XL?

Posted 15 Feb 2016 8 answers

Just curious. I see quite a difference in the generics. I've tried many of them, believe me. I see lots of people talk about wellbutrin xl. Personally, I didn't like it. However, I did find a generic wellbutrin sr that I feel works most like the brand name.

Switching from Paxil to Citalopram?

Posted 9 Feb 2012 by CrummyVerses 9 answers

Hi. I've been on Paxil 40mg for nearly a decade now which has helped me get out of a fog but with a recent downturn in my life (under-employment) I asked my doc for an adjunct med. Instead he's taking me off Paxil and putting me on Citalopram HBR (is HBR different than merely Citalopram?) ...

Just starting Savella--anyone using it & how are you feeling? hibiscus57?

Posted 6 Aug 2010 by hibiscus57 14 answers

I have fibromyalgia, restless legs, depression, chronic fatique, & others. My doctor is taking me off of Cymbalta & going to Savella --using the starter kit. Anyone using it??? Results???

Generic Wellbutrin SR - which is more like brand? "Sandoz" Bupropion SR or "Mylan" Bupropion SR?

Posted 9 Dec 2017 2 answers

Asking for recent personal experiences with these two generics of the Brand name Wellbutrin SR - if anyone is getting effective relief with one or the other? Does anyone have as good success with the generic as they did when insurance covered brand name? If so, which generic? Thanks in advance for ...

How and when to sertraline 100mg? 50mg day a 50mg at night? 100 at once?

Posted 15 Feb 2014 by albert_online 5 answers

do i take 100mg in the morning or at night? or divide it to two 50s one in the morning and one at night?

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome - Suicidal Depression. I have severe RSD in my feet and take?

Posted 7 Dec 2009 by alana21 14 answers

... an assortment of pain medicines, including the highest allowed daily dose of Neurontin (3600 mg.) I have had chronic depression all my life and usually found relief in anti-depressants. However, for the last 12 months that is not possible. The SSRIs and SSDRIs cause a horrible reaction and make ...

Bipolar Disorder - How can I move forward?

Posted 8 Jun 2012 by Images*11 11 answers

I've had only 3 manic events in 30+yrs & I always suffer from Chronic Depression.The last Mania was almost 2 yrs. ago and I consciencely chose to hide it and not seek help. It lasted for 7 mos. before I was found out. 2 mo.'s later the devastation I caused was truly permanent. When ...

Will taking 3 Ambien in a time span of 3 hours hurt me?

Posted 12 Sep 2017 by Hiddendepths1987 2 answers

Severe severe insomnia . Chronic depression and I can't sleep . Nothing knocks be out except 3 Benadryl and that even takes a while . And I wake up hungover and feel like I took 30 Benadryl... I was prescribed Ambien today ... started having anxiety about it not working around 8pm ... so I ...

Does Cymbalta cause heart palpitations ?

Posted 24 Aug 2014 by Sugarbean 2 answers

I'm diagnosed with chronic depression and have been on many antidepressants for years, some helped , but I would find my self slipping back into depression again and my psychiatrist would try another antidepressant . In June (2014) tried cymbalta within the first week had amazing results in ...

Mirtazapine and Welburtin XL is it a good combination for treating chronic depression?

Posted 17 Feb 2013 by Simar 1 answer

My mother 67, has been on antidepressants for 40 years. Last couple of months meds fluvoxamine 150 mg, zolpidem 10 mg for sleep, wasn't working, doc added 50 mg des venlaflaxine, too many side effects so discontinued. Recently, new doc, 2 weeks ago changed to mirtazapine 15 mg at night and ...

Who has experience switching from Citalopram/Lexapro to Cymbalta?

Posted 10 Mar 2015 by Anton73 1 answer

I suffer from generalized anxiety and phobias and depression. I have used Citalopram 40mg for 10 years and has helped me, but since 3 years my anxiety came back triggered by work related stress. When things got really nasty I got 7.5mg Mirtazapine prescribed to sleep better. The Mirtazapine ...

20 years on fluoxetine. Long-term side effects? Feeling very sleepy, tired, lethargic?

Posted 1 Jun 2018 by mexicansunrise 2 answers

I've been on Prozac/fluoxetine since 1997 for adult-onset depression. Started at 20 mg/day and over the years I've reduced the dosage to 10 mg every other day. My question is about the long-term effects of fluoxetine. I have been feeling extremely sleepy and lethargic for the past five ...

Paxil for social anxiety.

Posted 14 days ago by Janetteconnor 1 answer

I take Paxil (paroxetine) for social anxiety I was taking 20 mg for 6 weeks and i noticed some improvements but then I upped my dose to 40 mg 1 week ago. I feel numb and very tired and sleepy Should I return to 20mg or wait some more?

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