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I have recently been but on Paxil for anxiety disorder.I dont want to gain weight. How to avoid it?

Posted 22 Oct 2014 by MelD17 9 answers

I am 19 I have always suffered anxiety but it was now unbearable. I couldn't get any sleep and was barely eating. I am now taking paxil 20 mg a day and I am worried this will cause a weight gain. I have always been a fit healthy girl. I eat well and exercise daily. I am hoping there is a way ...

Will lexapro help with binge eating disorder?

Posted 7 Feb 2016 by ROBI48 6 answers

I am a freshman in college and have been struggling with binge eating disorder, anxiety, and major depression. I love the school I attend, but for some reason I am always emotional and binge eating for comfort. Has anyone taken lexapro and experienced less binges? I'm hoping with less ...

Severe eating disorder and severe water retention?

Posted 24 Jan 2013 by teal 4 answers

I suffered an eating disorder for 20 years, very severe and all kinds of health problems do to it, loss of hair, passing out, skin problems, anxiety problems, depression, and 3 years ago I landed myself in the ICU with very severe dehydration, renal failure, liver failure, my CBC was WAY off ...

Lexapro is making me gain weight, what can I do?

Posted 20 Sep 2013 by WeOnlyKnowHostility 5 answers

I started taking Lexapro 4 months ago. It helped me with my Depression and Anxiety, but it made my eating disorder a lot worse because I was gaining weight. I gained almost 7lbs. In fear of gaining more weight, I immediately stopped taking it without lowering the dosage day by day until I take ...

Stomach pains minutes after eating?

Posted 11 Feb 2014 by AvaMoore 1 answer

I have been getting really bad stomach pains and diarrhoea for the past 2-3 weeks. I Always get stomach pains literally minutes after I have eaten. I sometimes get them when I'm just thinking of eating something. After the pains I get a sudden urge to go to the toilet, although sometimes I am ...

Does omeprazole work well for acid reflux?

Posted 10 Aug 2016 by Lucych 3 answers

For the past week I have had a terrible burning sensation in my stomach after eating, nausea and even gagging/vomiting. Making me feel miserable! The GP has given me omeprazole - anyone tried this for acid reflux? How long does it take to work? I have taken it for two days now and had to leave ...

Take too much excedrine migraine?

Posted 20 Apr 2015 by miss right side pain 5 answers

I've been on Excedrin migraine for over 10 yrs and I take anywhere from 12- 16 a day. I've noticed right upper side pain and cramping when I laugh. It seems swollen it also hurts after eating. My boyfriend thinks I'm crazy when I tell him this. Would I be worried?? Also it is ...

Has anyone else struggled with "Sleep Eating" as a side effect of taking Prozac (Fluoxetine)?

Posted 6 Mar 2015 by Java121 5 answers

I've never heard of "Sleep Eating" before until recently when I did some research. It explained a lot of the symptoms I've been experiencing lately. Ever since I started taking Fluoxetine (Been on it for 1mth now) I have insomnia. What happens is the first wake up (usually 1am) ...

Binge eating while asleep--taking Saphris (not Ambien!) HELP!?

Posted 9 Aug 2012 by inkymama 4 answers

I took Saphris last fall through this spring, and it helped AMAZINGLY to manage my bipolar disorder. But i ate--and ate and ate and ATE every night while I was asleep; or mainly asleep. I stopped the Saphris due to possible interactions with my Albuterol inhaler, but the benefits outweigh the ...

Is taking 7 325 mg aspirin at once bad?

Posted 25 Jul 2014 by elizab83 2 answers

Topamax for eating disorder (binge eating/bulimia)?

Posted 13 Aug 2015 by Ilariadv1 1 answer

Hello everyone. This is my first post here and I really need your support and your experience. I've been suffering from eating disorder for 6 years now (1 year anorexia, 5 years binge and bulimia). I've been put on Topamax 100 mg for binge eating/bulimia and it's only one month ...

Will Paxil stop me waking up anxious?

Posted 26 Dec 2016 by Anxiousmummy 2 answers

I started taking 20mg Paxil 3 weeks ago for anxiety related to eating. Basically I can't eat when I'm anxious, in fact I sometimes dry heave, so I get anxious about being anxious when I am expected to eat, like going out for dinner, lunch, etc. Sometimes this spirals out of control and ...

Does anyone have experience with taking naltrexone for binge eating?

Posted 9 Apr 2017 by NW150 1 answer

I have been taking 50 mg naltrexone every morning for almost 2 weeks to help curb pretty severe binge eating. So far it has helped me to significantly reduce the severity of my binges, but I still find myself bingeing, especially later on in the day (around 6:00 PM.) It almost feels as though the ...

Can a binge starve eater safely take wellbutrin?

Posted 27 Apr 2011 by RESPIGHI 1 answer

Reports say do not take wellbutrin if you have an eating disorder although its suppose to help with eating disorders. I am a binge starve eater, meaning I will starve myself for a period of time than for one reason or another start to binge eat for days on end. This cycle keeps repeating itself ...

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