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Benzodiazepine withdrawal - I am 66, pre-diabetic, IBS/IBD, severe major depression & anxiety...

Posted 1 day ago 1 answer

... disorder. I am taking 50 mg. diazepam, 20 mg zolpidem, & 60 mg. mirtazapine. Same dosage for the last 20 years, a total of 35 + years on these medications. My low end HMO has now decided to end my usage with basically a do it yourself slow taper. I read consistently that 50 mg. requires in ...

Will lexapro help with binge eating disorder?

Posted 7 Feb 2016 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 ...

I just started Lexapro and Wellbutrin to help for major depression. Anyone else on this combo?

Posted 8 Nov 2016 4 answers

I was on 60mg of Cymbalta and 5 mg of Abilify for major depression for many years. I am a 49 year old female and hated the weight gain from the Abilify. Many years ago I was on Lexapro and it did wonders for my major depression but it pooped out after about 14 months. I was also on Wellbutrin and ...

Antidepressant vs. Stimulant for Major Depression?

Posted 20 Aug 2016 3 answers

Hello, I have been dealing with depression for a few years and have had little success with antidepressants: Lexapro, Cymbalta, Pristiq... Either no effect or only side effects and of course the withdrawal after stopping the medications. I became very turned off and scared of antidepressants ...

Why does Adderall IR make me tired?

Posted 14 Feb 2016 1 answer

Hi, I have major depression, a little anxiety, and chronic fatigue. I'm tired all of the time. I'm tired when I go out with friends, when I do anything. I dont think my tiredness is from anxiety. Whenever I take Adderall IR or XR, I get very, very tired. I get so tired that I can't ...

I was prescribed Zoloft one year ago and was too afraid to take it after seeing the warnings?

Posted 4 Jul 2018 5 answers

I was prescribed this med for anxiety/ major depression. I didn’t take it now it’s a year later and my boyfriend wants to leave me because he’s tired of me be sad tired and anxious. I went to a therapist she told my doctor to prescribe me something for anxiety since I cannot ever ...

Is quetiapine causing my over-vivid exhausting dreams???

Posted 24 Jan 2017 5 answers

Hi everyone, im new to this forum but i am desperate for some answers, or any help advice you can give please. I am diagnosed with BPD and major depression & have been on quetiapine for about 10 years (also on 375mg venlafaxine) Over the past year i have been slowly reducing my dose from 100mg ...

Are there side effects of combining Wellbutrin and Cymbalta?

Posted 6 Apr 2017 4 answers

I am 21 and diagnosed with major depression. I have been taking 300mg of Wellbutrin XL and 120 mg of Cymbalta daily for the past 5 months, but have been on Cymbalta for at least a year and a half. In January we decreased my Wellbutrin because I was having a twitching/ muscle spasm problem which I ...

I have Bipolar Disorder and recently started taking magnesium supplement for unrelated issues. Since

Posted 3 Aug 2016 4 answers

... starting it I have noticed a massive reduction in bipolar symptoms, mainly anxiety and major depression. I am cautiously optimistic that I may have stumbled across something that actually works? Has anybody else experienced anything like this? TIA!

Hi there. I am in the UK and I have been prescribed Cymbalta which is also duloxetine 60mg /gr....

Posted 23 May 2017 5 answers

... [hard gastro resistant] capsules. Prescribed for major depression & anxiety. I am due to start asap and I would love to hear any advice anyone could give on starting them . I guess I am nervous of taking them due to a very horrific ordeal from venaflaxine. I stupidly spent many hours ...

I take 1 mg of alprazolam (Xanax) 4 times a day due to severe anxiety due to major depression. It is

Posted 22 Sep 2017 1 answer

... not extended release, it is the immediate regular release. I want to know about how many hours one pill of Xanax lasts so I can correctly space out my medication?

What's a good alternative for Effexor?

Posted 25 Oct 2018 3 answers

I've got major depression, general anxiety, and social anxiety. Any suggestions for an alternative for Effexor?

I have been on Zoloft for over 10 years. Its. Not working anymore. Is this normal? I have been?

Posted 17 Jul 2017 2 answers

... advised to try Wellbutrin. I have periods of major depression. Not sure what I should do?

13 yr old on Clonidine 0.3mg @HS can she take her Hydroxyzine 10mg at HS or not?

Posted 10 May 2017 2 answers

Daughter is 13 and has O.D.D (Oppositional Defiant Disorder) ADHD, Separation Anxiety, and Major Depression. Current meds are Concerta 36mg every am, Hydroxyzine 10mg PRN, Ritalin 5mg at 3:30pm, Clonidine 0.1mg 1/2 tab at 3:30pm, Celexa 10mg at bedtime and Clonidine 0.1mg 2 tabs at bedtime. If her ...

Anyone ever experience weight gain from Lexapro?

Posted 15 Nov 2017 1 answer

I used to be on Wellbutrin SR 12 hr 150 mg twice a day for major depression, but it wasn't working. So my doctor switched me to the generic of Lexapro 10 mg, and I was wondering if anyone ever experienced weight gain? I am concerned because I am already over 350 lbs at only 29 year old female ...

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