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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 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 25 Feb 2017 by • 8 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 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 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 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 17 days ago by • 3 answers
Hi all, I've been on many SSRI's in the past and had no side effects from any of them. This is my 5th day on lex an am having some joint pains, ringing ears and my left wrist is a bit swollen. The 1st 2 days were AMAZING - absolutely no anxiety, couldn't worry if i tried. Started to ...
Posted 9 days ago by • 1 answer
Good morning I have a long history with SSRIs. I get about 3-5 years out of each drug and then have to switch. I was previously on Celexa and it pooped out. I made the mistake of going to Lexapro. I say mistake because their chemical compounds are the exact same, but I guess the way they are made ...
Posted 1 hour 25 minutes ago by • 0 answers
I have chronic migraine with nausea. It has been 6 months now. I have had two Botox treatments, but the migraines keep coming back.
Posted 24 May 2018 by • 1 answer
Today, I took my first dose of Lexapro (10mg) and have been a bit anxious about it. Previously, I was on Zoloft (150 mg) for about 6 years. I felt that it stopped working for me as I was experiencing severe anxiety and depression. Hence, why I went to the doctor to switch anti-depressants. I am ...
Posted 12 May 2018 by • 1 answer
I have long QT intervals avoid ssri
Posted 28 Apr 2018 by • 1 answer
Hi, I've suffered with bad anxiety my whole life, which I often describe as my personal, secret prison. My life is seriously impacted by it to a point I describe it as my personal, secret prison. Wasn't till the last 10 years that I opted to try medication based on my Dr's ...
Posted 5 May 2018 by • 0 answers
I'd like to learn about your experiences with antidepressant use in elderly who has several other comorbidities and already on multiple medications. My grandma, 86, COPD, bronchiectasis, atrial fibrillation, glaucoma, recent hospitalization in ICU (intubated) due to pneumonia and respiratory ...
Posted 2 May 2018 by • 0 answers
I had to go on FLomax after increasing Lexapro starting at 10 mg of Lexapro. Now I'm taking 20 mG of Lexapro and will probably need to go off it because of the urinary retention. I also had this issue with Prozac as well.