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How long does Trintellix take to work?

Posted 12 Apr 2017 14 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 ...

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

Posted 29 Mar 2017 13 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 ...

Trintellix - Best time to take Morning or Bed time?

Posted 3 Jan 2017 4 answers

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

Itching as a side effect of Trintellix?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 14 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 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 ...

Vortioxetine - Trintellix vs Lexapro?

Posted 30 Jun 2016 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 - Does this medicine cause weight gain?

Posted 31 Aug 2016 1 answer

Will anxiety caused by Trintellix go away?

Posted 27 Nov 2016 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 ...

Trintellix - How long does is take for the nausea to go away?

Posted 17 Aug 2016 6 answers

Just started my first dose last night and I was up till 4am because I felt so nauseous. I know side effects usually subside, I've always been sensitive to side effects. Had to stop taking Lithium because I could never get used to it. I'm on Lamictal as well. (150 mg) and don't have ...

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

Posted 31 Dec 2017 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 ...

Weight gain? Weight loss? On Trintellix?

Posted 15 Feb 2018 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.

On day 6 of 10mg Lexapro after starting with 5 days of 5mg Lexapro?

Posted 3 Oct 2018 1 answer

I was on Trintellix 10 mg. Wasn’t doing it for my anxiety and panic attacks. My doc started me on 5mg generic Lexapro for the first 5 days then 10mg after that (currently on day 6 of 10mg) until my next visit in 2 weeks. and weening me off Trintellix. I feel like I have increased anxiety, but ...

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 ...

Trintellix - Headache side effects?

Posted 3 Oct 2016 5 answers

I have had four 10mg doses and have been in bed all weekend,with a headache. Not sure if this side effect will pass or if I should,call my doctor. Taking for MDD

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