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Vortioxetine - Trintellix vs Lexapro?

Posted 30 Jun 2016 by Deadpool89 1 answer

I have been taking 20mg Lexapro for a few months now for anxiety and minor depression> The lexapro recently stopped working and my Doctor gave me 10 mg Trintellix (vortioxetine). I was just wondering if anybody has switched from lexapro to Trintellix and can give me an idea of what to expect in ...

Does Trintellix help for bipolar and anxiety?

Posted 7 days ago by Dwinchester 3 answers

Been on 30mg of Prozac and it isn't working. I suffer with bipolar and anxiety. Any suggestions?

Is bruising due to medications serious?

Posted 1 day 5 hours ago by Sheri-1960 0 answers

I just started talking Trintellix and I have noticed a lot of strange bruises on my arms and legs?

Trintellix vs Lexapro for Anxiety and Depression?

Posted 10 May 2017 1 answer

This is my first time taking Anti-Depressant meds. I was having extreme anxiety and depression at work – (breaking down often) along with depression caused by recent health issues in my personal/family life. I was on Lexapro for only 5 wks when my doctor switched me to Trintellix. I've ...

Itching as a side effect of Trintellix?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 by Courtneyl0816 7 answers

Hello all. My doctor put me on Trintellix 10 mg about 3 weeks ago for my anxiety and depression. I had been doing well on it until a couple of days ago when I started itching all over. It is driving me up the wall! The itch is extreme and it is all over. I have an appointment with her this ...

Has anyone tried Trintellix or have an opinion on it?

Posted 25 Feb 2017 by janiebme 6 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 ...

Trintellix - How long does it take for people to feel any improvement on average?

Posted 27 Apr 2017 by vmrdoug2456 2 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 ...

How long does Trintellix take to work?

Posted 12 Apr 2017 by Emed27 1 answer

If anyone has ever taken this medication some feedback would be great. I was just prescribed 5 mg for the first week followed by 10 mg after that. Is that strong enough? How many mg's is enough for my brain to react to it. Iam worried that that's too much of a tiny dose and it won't ...

Depression - Weight gain with weight loss drug? I am taking Contrave with Trintellix?

Posted 27 Apr 2017 by alotnotenough 0 answers

Prior to Contrave, I've steadily gained weight over the past few years while exercising more and eating a better diet, which is very discouraging. My doctor specifically chose Contrave because he said it wouldn't interact with Trintellix, my current anti-depressant (since 2014). This has ...

I was on Lexapro for several years and it seemed to stop working. My doctor switched me directly?

Posted 5 Apr 2017 by kimwest 2 answers

I was on Lexapro for several years and it seemed to stop working. My doctor switched me directly to Trintellix. I seemed fine for several days but then began to have pretty bad anxiety and nervousness. Is this maybe a withdrawal from the Lexapro or just my body getting used to the Trintellix? I ...

Is it normal to still have nausea with Trintellix after over 2 months of taking it?

Posted 29 Mar 2017 by Courtneyl0816 2 answers

I was started on Trintellix 10mg once a day over 2 months ago. If I don't take it with Zofran, I get nauseous to the point of vomiting within an hour of taking it. I thought such a side effect would subside after the first month, but it definitely hasn't. Is it normal to still be sick? I ...

Does Trintellix help with fibromyalgia pain?

Posted 27 Mar 2017 by TifMiller 1 answer

I have just been put on Trintellix to try it to see if it helps with my severe fibromyalgia pain. 5mg 1x a day. Can anyone tell me if it helps with their pain?

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