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Vortioxetine - Trintellix vs Lexapro?

Posted 30 Jun 2016 by Deadpool89 3 answers

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 ...

Trintellix - Best time to take Morning or Bed time?

Posted 3 Jan 2017 by tpayne1978 1 answer

What works for everyone ? In the morning or at bed time??

Will anxiety caused by Trintellix go away?

Posted 27 Nov 2016 by SpyderJames66 1 answer

I have Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) with depression. Like everyone else, I've been on pretty much everything that's out there. I started Trintellix 2.5 weeks ago. The first couple of days, I had a good feeling, like this was the one. I had no side effects... none of the stomach ...

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

Posted 29 Mar 2017 by Courtneyl0816 8 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 ...

How long does Trintellix take to work?

Posted 12 Apr 2017 by Emed27 6 answers

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 ...

Trintellix vs Lexapro for Anxiety and Depression?

Posted 10 May 2017 2 answers

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 9 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 ...

Weight gain? Weight loss? On Trintellix?

Posted 15 Feb 2018 by Mistychad20 2 answers

Anyone gain weight or lost weight with Trintellix? Want to know before I try it out for my depression? I do not want to gain weight. Any help would be great. Thanks in advance.

For Trintellix to be most effective, should I take it in the morning or at night?

Posted 31 Dec 2017 by vhbeme 1 answer

I started taking Trintellix 20 mg 3 weeks ago. My doctor instructed me to take it in the morning but I found no benefit for taking it in the am so I switched to taking it at night. I have yet to feel any benefit of taking it at all. I see my doctor again in a week... Should I request the dosage to ...

Has anyone tried Trintellix or have an opinion on it?

Posted 25 Feb 2017 by janiebme 7 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 ...

When do you take Trintellix - morning or bedtime. Thanks?

Posted 27 Jan 2018 by heyjude52 1 answer

And did it give you headaches?

I have been on Trintellix 10mg for 9 days. Anxiety is worse?

Posted 17 days ago by Animosity 75 2 answers

I find that my anxiety is getting worse. Constantly have butterflies and tingling in stomach. Smallest setback makes me panic. PDoc wants me to wait a month before making a decision. Is it possible that Trintellix can eventually help anxiety?

Does nausea eventually go away when taking Trintellix?

Posted 17 Feb 2018 by Animosity 75 1 answer

Been on Trintellix 5mg for 4 days. Just stopped taking Cymbalta due to sexual difficulties. Mild nausea and headache. Want to know if these side effects will go away with time?

Trintellix - When are you guys taking your meds, in the morning or at bedtime?

Posted 18 days ago by LishB 1 answer

My friend is now on Trintellix 10mg now. Started on 5mg for 1 week then went up to the 10 this makes his 4 week. From what I am reading on here seems like 2 to 3 months is when it starts working best. Any helpful info would be appreciated. He also had some nausea and headaches but, it seems to be ...

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