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Do Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOi) work on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder?

Posted 22 Nov 2012 by empire5sb 8 answers

Are MAOis useful in helping those with severe anxiety, particularly those with OCD? I was doing research on antidepressants and came across MAOi specifically Nardil & Parnate. I have severe Anxiety and OCD. Ive tried Zoloft (worked but pooped out), celexa, Prozac, Luvox, Viibryd, and anafranil ...

Has anyone gone through withdrawal on parnate?

Posted 12 Mar 2013 by Parnateinsomniac 6 answers

I think I want to get off of it, it's helped me alot with depression and energy wise but these chest pains and good restrictions are bothering me too much after over a year on parnate. I've gone through Paxil withdrawal and it was awful, just wondering how bad it would be with parnate and ...

Has anyone had trouble with generic parnate vs the brand name?

Posted 24 Apr 2012 by denimdoc 4 answers

I've been taking parnate-generic- for a couple months now and it seems like it should work better. Felt an instant lift after a few days then has tapered down to a low grade depression. I'm not impressed with it.

Any ADD type drugs that I can take with an MAOI?

Posted 1 Mar 2011 by goodguy9544 4 answers

I have been diagnosed with Bipolar II disorder, most of the time having spent on the 'dark side' with treatment resistant depression. A course of ECT and a prescription of Parnate seems to have helped that side of the equation, but I've had to stop taking anything like Concerta, etc. ...

How long did it take for parnate to start working?

Posted 19 Nov 2013 by ArtsyBert 1 answer

I have been on parnate for 2 1/2 months and am wondering if I should just hang in there and keep taking it, waiting for it to kick in...

Are pain and parasthesia side effects of Parnate?

Posted 9 Jan 2013 by Olivander 3 answers

Shortly after starting Parnate I devrloped skeletomuscular pain (mainly hands feet & knees but also ribss & shoulders) feet). This lasted about 2 weeks, then disappeared for several months before coming then back with a vengeance. Stopped taking Parnate for ten weeks (drs thought I may have ...

Has anyone had any trouble with weight gain on nortriptyline?

Posted 28 Mar 2013 by MaryKHodgkins 1 answer

I gained 120 lbs weight on Nardil (MAOI ) and all SSRI's over a 15 year period. On Emsam 6 months then Parnate and lost 120 lbs in 18 months and felt wonderful for the first time ever the whole time. Taken off Parnate after 18 months -- began having agitation and hostility after going through ...

I've been on Parnate for about three months now and it's starting to work well. Now the only thing?

Posted 10 Jul 2013 by JJSmile 1 answer

... that bothers me, is that I don't have an appetite. Food doesn't taste good or has an effect on my body(sweating, tired, want to sleep, brains on lock). Is there anyone who recognizes this and what did you do about. Please help

Parnate following ECT?

Posted 5 Feb 2011 by goodguy9544 2 answers

Parnate has helped reduce my depression to nearly gone but I'm having tremendous difficulty with anxiety and especially social anxiety, concentration and focus. I need to go back on Concerta but I know I can't until I'm off of parnate and all MAOIs. I have failed many trials of ...

What is the necessary dose of Parnate to achieve response?

Posted 30 Jan 2012 by amybethcaruso 2 answers

After 20 years of taking all approved SSRIs, SSNRs, and tricyclic antidepressants, my doctor has prescribed Parnate. I am currently taking 60 mg/day, and I have noticed some improvement, but not significant. I read an article that some patients require 90+mg/day to achieve efficacy. One reviewer ...

How about eating tomatoe paste while taking Parnate?

Posted 27 Jul 2012 by redfox36 2 answers

Is it safe to eat tomaoe paste while taking Parnate?

Switching from wellbutrin and lexapro to parnate?

Posted 16 Jul 2013 by nhpsychmd 2 answers

Is there a recommended washout period between stopping wellbutrin and lexapro before starting parnate?

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