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Who has experience switching from Citalopram/Lexapro to Cymbalta?

Posted 10 Mar 2015 1 answer

I suffer from generalized anxiety and phobias and depression. I have used Citalopram 40mg for 10 years and has helped me, but since 3 years my anxiety came back triggered by work related stress. When things got really nasty I got 7.5mg Mirtazapine prescribed to sleep better. The Mirtazapine ...

Phobia for taking meds of any kind, and others?

Posted 7 Sep 2013 8 answers

I have been diagnosed with agoraphobia, panic and anxiety. Have this phobia for taking meds of any kind, leaving the house alone, driving and some foods and the list continues. It has been awful. Am seeing a therapist now for three weeks, because I have also been diagnosed with H pylori and need to ...

Which is more effective for anxiety. . .5 mg Valium or Buspirone HCL 15 mg?

Posted 30 Jul 2014 3 answers

I have a severe needle phobia. I just found out that tomorrow for the MRI on my shoulder I will have to have not only contrasting dye in the vein to show up the tissue tear, but that they also want to do an Arthrogram. Which basically is a needle shoved all the way into the shoulder joint to put ...

Medication - Luvox for OCD. I have adverse reactions to antidepressants- any suggestions?

Posted 18 Aug 2018 5 answers

I spoke to my doctor today. He wanted to put me on Luvox for OCD. I have adverse reactions to antidepressants. I tried Prozac little over a year ago and I became hostile, moody, depressed. Panic attacks were worse & felt out of control! Isn’t Prozac supposed to be very similar to Luvox? ...

Terbinafine - Can I crush Lamisil pills??

Posted 31 Mar 2015 1 answer

I have a pill phobia and can't swallow them. Is Lamisil safe to crush & eat with pudding??

What does versed/propofol feel like right before you fall asleep?

Posted 24 Oct 2015 2 answers

I have an extreme phobia of anesthesia and I was wondering what it feels like two seconds before you fall asleep and when you wake up.

Effexor XR - 10th day on Venlafaxine?

Posted 22 Sep 2015 5 answers

Hi everyone, This is my first time on anti depressants. I have suffered with anxiety, social phobia and mild depression for 2 years. For the past 2 years I have gone through cbt and taken herbal remedies to help me cope. But last resort I've now been put on 75mg xl venlafaxine. I am my 10th ...

How often can I take 3 2mg diazapam?

Posted 15 Feb 2017 1 answer

I have a terrible phobia of flying, and we are flying to Australia on Friday (sister-in-law is getting married). My doctor has prescribed me diazapam to calm my on the flight and advised me to take 3 2mg tablets. My concern is A) they won't work and B) I don't know what to do for my ...

Wellbutrin For Social phobia?

Posted 9 Oct 2013 3 answers

I Have Selective Mutism Or social phobia Do Wellbutrin xr can help for this?

I have severe claustrophobia but found a psychiatrist who said clonazepam is one of the few drugs?

Posted 12 Feb 2015 3 answers

... that specifically helps this phobia and she's right! It has helped enormously where Valium, Xanax, and others failed. Does anyone else have experience with this medication for phobias?

Anxious about anti-anxiety drugs - Effects of Valium?

Posted 28 Jan 2016 3 answers

I have a dental procedure coming up and due to a serious phobia of the dentist I have been prescribed 10mg of Valium to take 1 hour before my appointment. I've never tried Valium or any other kind of Benzo before. I'm worried about the effects and not being in control during and after ...

Pristiq - Does anyone take only 50mg of prestiq for anxiety only?

Posted 19 Nov 2013 2 answers

I have severe health anxiety and don't want to take Xanax anymore, I also have a huge phobia of taking new medicine and anti depressants freak me out with all the side effects. Is this drug well tolerated and good for anxiety only

Scared to take Zoloft? Tips?

Posted 1 Jun 2018 1 answer

So last month I was sick due to high amounts of stress and anxiety(caused gastritis), and my anxiety was out of control, more than normal, because I get anxiety from getting sick, having social phobias, etc. So yesterday I was prescribed Zoloft, 50mg, taking half a tablet for the first 4 days ...

Fear of taking my antibiotic?

Posted 26 Mar 2016 1 answer

I was prescribed celphalexin 500mg to take 3 times a day. I have a major phobia of taking any medicine for fear of having a serious reaction to it. Ive never had a serious reaction to any drug before but still have the fear of it happening. I took my first dose yesterday and nothing bad happened. ...

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