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Prozac - After increasing to 40mg please answer?

Posted 30 Dec 2013 by nofordepression 2 answers

Hello everyone I have read amazing posts about prozac Im on fluoxetine , had increased the dosage two weeks ago after a blip and upon request of my psychiatrist, please can people who increased to 40mg tell me it's success and it's worth it? I am very down and more depressed than ever, I ...

Gabapentin for Anxiety : How long for it to start relieving anxiety?

Posted 27 Sep 2015 by Matthews mom 10 answers

I am currently in the process of trying to figure out if I have Severe Anxiety, Mood Disorder or Bipolar Disorder. The psychiatrist prescribed me Gaba 100mg 3x daily. I stopped taking my Ativan b/c I didn't know if it was safe to mix and now my anxiety is through the roof. HOW LONG DOES IT ...

Prozac with Lexapro?

Posted 11 Sep 2014 by Rosie412 3 answers

I am currently on Lexapro 30mg per day. I notice that I have an increase in anxiety during my period. My psychiatrist advised me to start taking 10mg Prozac a few days before my period, during my period, and for 2 days after. I have read that taking these two medications together can lead to ...

Can your psychiatrist prescribe prednisone to premedicate prior to MRI w/contrast dye?

Posted 16 hours ago by Kaimarie 0 answers

I just want to know if they are allowed to prescribe prednisone.

Olanzapine - I took one pill olanzipine daily as prescribed by psychiatrist. It gave me tardive...

Posted 5 days ago by Steve Ormsby 0 answers

... dyskinesia and painful muscle strain. I also had to go to lock up psych unit at hospital once or twice a year. I then secretly only took a pill if I felt I needed it. The tardive dyskinesia and muscle stain pain went away and didn't have to go to the hospital for 17 years since. I now take ...

Buspar - How long before you felt a difference?

Posted 21 Oct 2017 by Kanina 1 answer

Hi All. I started Buspar 9d ago (at 12.5mg) building up to 15mg 3x /d. I have severe anxiety & panic attacks. At the same time I’m titrating off 15mg Mirtazapjne with my Psychiatrist support - down 1/10th dose everything 30d. Mirtazapine never ever helped me but moreover made me worse. ...

New doctors acting as if they are psychiatrist?

Posted 20 Sep 2017 by Jerirae 4 answers

I'm very tired of new NP trying to save people who have been on a drug for a long time. Like zolpedium. They said of trazodone is so new and good. It kept me up 72 hours. I was so angry. I then talked to psychiatrist and he doesn't understand why they changed me. New doctors I believe ...


Posted 21 Sep 2017 by espressojoy 2 answers

Hi. I have struggled with MDD for 12 yrs. Psychiatrist just added lamotrigine... to 225 mg of venlafaxine and 300 mg of Wellbutrin. He says lamotrigine will slowly increase to 150mg. Just looking for some feedback... these med changes are so overwhelming for me. Thanks.

.25 mgs ONCE a day is that safe for long term if I stay at that dose and do psychiatrist rx that?

Posted 27 Sep 2017 by Softballmommii 1 answer

I've been on .25 mgs just once a day for past 5/6 years and I'm fine with it but I read a lot and I get scared of all these horror stories... help!!!

Correct Clonidine dosage for 75 lb 12 yr old?

Posted 4 Sep 2017 by DrugDotComMom 1 answer

My 12 year old (75 lbs 4'9"), has severe generalized anxiety disorder and barely sleeps. He often wakes up to vomit from the anxiety - no matter where he sleeps. A psychiatrist prescribed 1/2 to one .1 Clonidine pill to help him get to sleep. He said it should give him at least 6 hours. ...

I have been on Seroquel for years. I have depression, but am not bipolar.I don't know why it was...

Posted 17 Aug 2017 by ths girl 1 answer

... put on it, and the psychiatrist put me on generic Depakote, and generic Remeron. I was so tired and couldn't sleep, they added Ambien and I had horrifying nightmares. I still can't sleep. I had a breakdown last weekend and committed myself to the local mental hospital, where they gave ...

My psychiatrist just dismissed my aggravation and anger and other symptoms and didn't bring up?

Posted 18 Aug 2017 by luke uno 1 answer

a med change or offer any info as to what could be going on. Is this a sign of a bad Dr?

My spouse has been on Lexapro for over 10, he recently switched psychiatrists and he was told that?

Posted 20 Jul 2017 by msmia 5 answers

... he will never be able to come off of it as he has expressed concern that he's ready to come off. His previous psychiatrists really never fully talked about Lexapro with him. Until coming to this new one. So i decided to do some research myself and seek answers or suggestions from others. I ...

Claravis and depresion?

Posted 17 Aug 2017 by patriciats 1 answer

does depresion goes away after you stop claravis?? or do patients have to go to a psychiatrist??

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