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Posted 6 Aug 2012 by • 8 answers
Im 16 and have had this type of issue all of my life. I used to take 450mg of bupropion (Wellbutrin) but after 7-8 months or so I started feeling as though the medication wasn't helping anymore, I would become very down, angry, irritable and agitated. I was told to stop taking it by my Dr. ...
Posted 3 Oct 2012 by • 3 answers
I have been on Topamax for three weeks I started off on 50mg now 75mg and soon I will start 100mg. The way I take it now is 25mg in the morning and 50 at bedtime but I have not had any weight loss. I am wondering if I am sleeping off the side effect by taking it at night any suggestions? The only ...
Posted 30 Sep 2010 by • 5 answers
Posted 27 Mar 2011 by • 5 answers
This is day 3 for my husband on Amitriptyline 50 mg for migraine prevention. He is very tired and we're wanting to know if this is normal and/or how long this will take to subside as it is difficult for him to function like this?
Posted 10 Nov 2014 by • 3 answers
Hi, I have only been taking Topamax for about 3 weeks (25mg AM and 50mg PM). I haven't even really had many bad side effects either. Some dizziness in the beginning, but not too bad. I also take Forfivo XL, which is basically Welbutrin XL but with 450mg all in one pill. I actually think this ...
Posted 6 Dec 2013 by • 20 answers
I am supposed to be starting out at 100 mg for first few days and increase to 200 mg if well tolerated. I ended up breaking the pills in half and only taking 50 mg for first two days because I am terrified of having a seizure. I am already feeling side effects on this low dose, jittery, tremors, ...
Posted 15 Sep 2012 by • 4 answers
Iam asking about a lower cost at pharmacies. I am on a high dosage and cannot afford to get my whole RX so I ration it , save it for a day when I need to be active.
Posted 21 Mar 2015 by • 1 answer
I'm currently using Alysena 28 as a form of birth control. It is a monophasic pill, and contains 21 active pills and 7 sugar pills. I've been using it for 5 months now and take it at the same time every day, and have never missed an active pill. However, I get migraines (without aura) and ...
Posted 11 Aug 2014 by • 9 answers
I have suffered from migraines for many years, ever since I was in the Army starting a decade ago. I have been treated with many medications in recent years, to include Elavil (Amitriptyline) Nortiptyline, and Topamax; and am also taking Effexor for fibromyalgia. I noticed a year or so after ...
Posted 6 days ago by • 0 answers
My doctor is weaning me off of propanolol 10 mg every 10 days due to sudden onset exercise intolerance, orthostatic hypotension, intermittent photosensitivity, and increased episodes of Raynaud's phenomenon. I haven't had any withdrawal symptoms, but I also haven't had any abatement ...
Posted 7 days ago by • 0 answers
There didn't seem to be any answer and I was miserable. It turned out that I was reacting to a medication that was later taken off the market. Not one doctor even mentioned looking at my medications. Please do that – even a blood pressure medication or a cholesterol medication can cause ...
Posted 30 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
Bupropion has been giving me headaches very frequently and my doctor dosnt want to take me off of it. Will the headaches go away? i am 2 months into the medication
Posted 27 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
I was on 50 mg Metoprolol succinate er for 21 years to prevent migraines. I am weaning off down to 12.5 mg. I have 2 more days to take it then stop. For the last week I haven't been able to sleep feel terrible. I don't know how much longer I can go without sleep.
Posted 15 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
Hi. I am a 19 year old female and I was previously on Amitriptyline (25mg) nightly for migraines and lexapro (5mg) every morning for anxiety. I was on amitriptyline a few years ago for a 3 years and came off it no problem. I was recently, about 9 months ago, put back on amitriptyline, but at a ...
Posted 25 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
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