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Posted 27 Mar 2014 by • 7 answers
I was talking to my therapist about mine and my mom's anxiety medicine. I'm taking Zoloft and she's taking Cymbalta. I was talking to my therapist about how my mom wants me to get out on what she's taking but my therapist was saying that it was a different class of drugs and ...
Posted 25 Feb 2017 by • 9 answers
I have a hard time with stomach issues when on SSRI's and SNRI's. Have had to stop meds months after being on them due to nausea, weight loss and bad side effects. I am confused about why the psych doc prescribed this, as it has a high incidence of causing nausea. Has anyone tried it and ...
Posted 27 Jun 2013 by • 3 answers
I had a bad reaction to Prozac many years ago. I was told by my doc that I cannot tolerate ssri's. I was prescribed Cymbalta yesterday (snri) and was wondering what the difference between the drug classes was?
Sexual Dysfunction, SSRI Induced - I'm a 57 year old and cannot afford Viagra but a doctor gave me a
Posted 25 Dec 2015 by • 4 answers
... sample to try,I took 25mg and that was more than enough for a good long lasting erection.Is there any generic over the counter drug or anything else that I could try?
Posted 19 Sep 2015 by • 13 answers
Hi. I was just prescribed lexapro by my doctor and therapist. I've never had good luck in the past with ssri's so I'm nervous about trying it. The major concern is the weight gain. I've read so much stories that it concerns me. I'm working to lose weight not gain. Can ...
Posted 24 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
I have heard/read mixed reviews on taking melatonin with sertraline. That the effects of melatonin can counteract that of the SSRI. I have been takin 1.5 mg to help me sleep and I do not want to continue if there could be an issue
Posted 16 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
I have had GAD with panic for over 20 years. Went on Lexapro and it worked great for almost a decade. It pooped out, tried Zoloft (just made me mad and irritated) then went to Prozac and Valium. It seemed to work "OK" for about 2 years and pooped out also. My doctor had me try Lexapro ...
Posted 20 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
I was on these meds for 18 years, feeling perfect but decided to quit this summer after seeing some Webinars about the negative parts of SSRIs. And 5 months later I'm on them again. I just quit a really stressed job which is the reason I finally got burned out. I started on 25 mg for 3 weeks ...
Posted 13 Mar 2015 by • 7 answers
... dose? Thanks in advance for the help
Posted 28 Apr 2015 by • 2 answers
SSRI, Prozac, Fluoxetine, Tobacco, Cigarettes
Posted 11 May 2018 by • 4 answers
I took SSRI and SNRIs for almost 20 years and stopped taking them gradually, the latest of these being Abilify which I stopped in Nov. 2017 and Cymbalta which I stopped in February 2018. I understand that the brain has to relearn how to transport serotonin once you no longer take these type of ...
Posted 11 days ago by • 2 answers
I am taking lithium for treatment resistant depression. I tried to end my life a few weeks ago and have been on different SSRIs, antipsychotics and sleeping tablets. I'm kind of thinking Lithium is the last resort. I started taking it almost 3 weeks ago, but they haven't got it up to the ...
Posted 18 Mar 2014 by • 3 answers
I'm just wondering if the antidepressant in tramadol takes the usual 6-12 Weeks before you notice it?
Posted 20 Feb 2015 by • 4 answers
I'm currently on Lexapro for chronic anxiety and depression, and the sexual side effects are horrible! I am prescribed buspar to offset some of the side effects. The Lexapro causes me borderline impotence. Is there an SSRI, tricyclic, etc without all the sexual side effects, and maybe provide ...
Posted 27 Apr 2017 by • 3 answers
I have been on different anti-depressants for 30 years TCA's, SSRI and SNRI. Some i have taken worked for periods of time for example I had been on Lexapro 20mg for about 8 years and like others it stopped working. My Doctor put me on a TCA Doxepin and worked up to 200mg at bedtime Less ...