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Posted 15 Mar 2014 by • 8 answers
I've been on zoloft 25 mg for two years and every time I see my doc he tries to up it telling me its not even a therapeutic dose. When I started the med I was feeling much worse anxiety/OCD then I am now so I feel it has helped. I'm sure I could feel better but I am anxious to up it, it ...
Posted 15 Nov 2017 by • 1 answer
I started 75 mcg of Synthroid 3 months ago. Therapeutic range according to this clinic is .8 - 1.7 My initial lab level was .7 and a myriad of symptoms. Thus, he started me on 75. I felt great within the first days, better than I have in 10 years - at least. 3 months later, symptoms were coming ...
Posted 22 Sep 2017 by • 2 answers
Posted 1 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
A friend had been taking 4x25mg tablets of Clozapine for a while and was mentally very well, however, his tablet was changed to one 100mg tablet and he immediately went downhill, got worse by the day until he was preoccupied all day long with episodes of Mania and exteme anger. When changed back ...
Posted 17 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 15 May 2017 • 3 answers
I've been on lamotrigine for bipolar 2 for 3 weeks now. I started at 25mg for one week, 50mg for one week, and now 75mg for one week. Tomorrow I am starting 100mg, which my doctor thinks my therapeutic dosage would be. (I'm a 24 year old woman). So far, i feel no difference. I dont have ...
Posted 21 Jul 2017 by • 0 answers
... three times a day(450mg) ,therapeutic level is normal range.(651) . Dr. is unwilling to increase dosage..My son remains aggressive causing assaults on staff , being put in seclusion,etc. His doctor says this is his baseline? Any suggestions?
Posted 16 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
Also how long does it take to fell better. Lastly is there a good add on for Zoloft?
Posted 15 May 2017 by • 0 answers
I have been taking escitalopram oxalate 20mg for 2 months now and can definitely say it has been of the most therapeutic benefit to me, however I am looking to stop the medication or lower the dose potentially for month or so in order to assess its effectiveness at the lower range. For me taking ...
Posted 13 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
I have been on two different antidepressants within the last yr or so which were paxil and prozac.I stayed on both for at least 6 wks to reach my therapeutic level but both seem to have no positive results for my depression/anxiety though paxil did have some positive effects over the prozac but ...
Posted 1 Oct 2016 by • 1 answer
Hello all. I've been taking Cipralex 10 mg for about a year. It has helped me. After stopping the medication my state started deteriorating (anxiety and depression) so I started taking the medication again. I'm wondering if 5mg is also a therapeutic dosage? Does anybody have good ...
Posted 7 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
I've been on Coumadin and/or warfarin and/or Jantoven since 1990. I've always had an extremely constant INR over the 25 years. But today, my INR came in at 1.4, which is way below the therapeutic level of 2.0 and way -way below my target of 2.5. I was struggling quite a bit about why ...
Posted 7 Nov 2016 by • 3 answers
What are non-medication options I can try? If you've tried please tell your experience.
Posted 24 Aug 2016 by • 1 answer
I'm taking Luvox and am working with my doctor to get to a therapeutic dose (thus, I'm increasing every so often). I'm gaining weight and I suspect it's due to the medication. Does this level off? I recognize that I could stand to eat fewer calories and exercise more so I am ...
Posted 27 Nov 2014 by • 2 answers
Why has the price of this item that I have been using for 40 years risen so much on Amazon.com?