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Escitalopram - experiencing extreme sleepiness and lack of motivation on Lexapro.

Will this go away?

What anxiety/depression medications won’t give me emotional numbness?

I’ve tried Zoloft, Prozac, Celexa, Wellbutrin, Cymbalta and Pristiq. I experience emotional numbness with all of them. I have no empathy, loss of motivation, don’t care about things, hard time crying, etc. I had no emotions when my grandma passed away!! Something is wrong! I feel like a... read more

Viibryd - I’m having extreme lethargy, no motivation, and brain fog. It’s my second week on?

... Viibryd and I’m at 20mg. My doc has suggested that I should not go above 20mg. My anxiety has dramatically decreased and I can say that I’m no longer majorly depressed. But the exhaustion and lack of motivation is a bit concerning for me. Has anyone else experienced this? Does it go... read more

Effexor XR and heartburn?

Just started 37.5mg Effexor. I'm on my 4th day and can tell it is already giving me a boost of motivation. Just wondering, the ONLY side effect I have is constant heartburn. Wondering how long this will last? I have noticed it helping my OCD and ADHD and more energy, but the heartburn and... read more

Wellbutrin hives reaction. Will it pass? Experiences with Wellbutrin?

I started on 150mg on January 9th and it took about 2 1/2 weeks of adjusting to it. I was irritable some days, loss of appetite plus a little motivation but not much. Around 3 weeks I went ahead and started taking 300mg. I felt so good! More motivation and I find my self less irritable and able to... read more

Sertraline side effects? Anxiety/dissociative?

I’m on my 3rd day of raking sertraline for anxiety. My anxiety is so much worse, I’m so tired, no motivation, head feels very fuzzy. I’ve taken a week off work as I can concentrate. Is this normal? And when will I feel better? I don’t want to leave the house or get off the... read more

How long does it take Pristiq to become effective on major depression, anxiety, and motivation?

I have depression, anxiety, and ADHD. I take Xanax for occasional anxiety and Concerta for ADHD. I've been on just about every antidepressant there is for depression. The latest were Cymbalta and Pristiq. Pristiq makes me just kind of Blah. Really don't want to do much. I took Cymbalta a... read more

Escitalopram - Should I keep taking Lexapro?

I started Lexapro 10 mg for depression. It's been 4 weeks and I feel like I still have no motivation, a little bit of nauseousness which is OK. I can handle it and I have to take a nap during the day but I'm hoping that fade away in time. Should I keep taking this or stop because I really... read more

Does Effexor give you motivation to get to work, gym and other daily activities?

I have completely interest in everything and been staying home most of the time. I have been on Effexor for over a week. I want my life back.

Prozac - Is fatigue and a lack of motivation normal with Prozac?

I started with 10mg Prozac for five days. Felt pretty good. Have now been on 20mg Prozac for 7 days and I now feel incredibly tired and lack any real motivation. Is this normal in the first weeks? Has anyone felt tired and apathetic at the start, but then eventually felt better? Thank you

Will Lithium continue to work?

I started 300mg lithium 1wk ago. I felt amazing. It was like the flip was switched back in in my brain. I had motivation, energy, I had happy thoughts, enjoying life etc. Well I missed a dose of Effexor 2days ago and did not take lithium last night because I initially thought me feeling sick was... read more

Does anyone experience hairloss on Wellbutrin XL?

I'm scared to start this med. I have mixed anxiety and depression (low mood, low motivation). I'm going to start very low and slow. I've heard increased shedding and hair loss IS an issue for a lot of people, which scares me.. has anyone else experienced this?

Lamictal - No motivation medication or me?

I've been on 150 mgs for about a month now and I don't feel much but I have seemed to of lost some motivation to my routines, morning exercise, walking my dogs, eating better and other things. I have gained wait from this too. I'm just not sure if it's the medicine or what. Any... read more

How to regain energy after long term use?

How do I regain energy and motivation after being a long term amphetamine user for 30 years . I have Raynaud's phenomenon,restless leg syndrome, extreme fatigue,tired all of the time and no motivation. I really want to stay off it this time as I quit a few months ago. But I find coping with... read more

Exhausted and no motivation?

Started on escitaloprám several months ago with 10mg... increased to 15mg for awhile... then a few months ago increased to 20mg. In the past I'd never sleep pass 6hrs... now I have different vivid dreams each night/day with different individuals ( family, friends, acquaintances,... read more

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