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Posted 3 Sep 2013 by • 19 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 ...
Posted 9 Feb 2012 by • 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?) ...
Posted 17 Apr 2016 by • 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 ...
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.
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I was on 50mg for a week, then 100mg for about 2 weeks and now have been on 150mg for 2 weeks. So far I'm not feeling any change in energy levels or motivation/general mood. My anxiety has also come back as I swapped from Citalopram to this. Anyone been in a similar situation?
Posted 23 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
I started Cymbalta 30 mg 3 weeks ago but did not feel any improvement.Today my doctor increased the dosage to the recommended 60 mg. I understand that Cymbalta kicks in after 4-6 weeks , but I do not know if I should I start counting from day 1- of the initial 3 weeks of 30 mg ,or day 1-as of the ...
Posted 15 Feb 2014 by • 4 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?
Posted 8 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
I suffer from chronic depression and anxiety. I took amitriptyline 200mg for over 25 years, but I still suffered with GAD. I think the doctors over the years have tried almost every SSRI that was on the market and I have had side effects from each one of them. I took Klonopin for ten years. My GP ...
Posted 25 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
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Posted 4 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
I'm a emotional eater and I'm obese. I also have chronic depression. I take Wellbutrin for that. I just stumbled on a article about using 5HTP to lose weight and wondered if anyone has used it for that.
Posted 25 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
create a MAJOR issues with my rectum? The pain can NOT be controlled in a timely manner and as a result I am extremely miserable on top of my major chronic depression. What can I do or take or suggest to my doctor so I can get help and the medicines that I need, because I can't control my ...
Posted 20 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
... so I upped my meds to 30mg. After seeing my dr at the time she wanted to go higher which I did but didn't tolerate well. Basically she yoyoed my dose 6 times in 8 weeks then I refused to budge at 35mg as my anxiety was through the the roof and became crippling. I saw a psych who added in ...
Posted 20 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I've been prescribed fluoxetine for my mild depression (I think it's dysthymia though). I should start with 10 mg and then raise to 20mg. Did anyone experience side effects on his/her sexual area? I don't even know what the point of taking it is. 2 years ago I got depressed over the ...
Posted 26 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I stopped taking Zoloft (sertraline) almost 2 months ago after taking it for not quite 4 months. I know that it can take awhile for it to work, but I was seeing NO change in 4 months, so the doctor took me off of it and prescribed me Wellbutrin generic. I gradually tapered off of the sertraline, ...