Antidepressant Forums

Recently active Antidepressant forums and community discussion threads. Post your question or story about Antidepressant and connect with others who have experience with the same medications. No registration is required and your identity remains anonymous.


Popular Threads



Recently Active Discussions

Page of 253    Next Page     New Thread    RSS Feed
white round pill ig 208
2 Replies RSS
What Is this pill for? ## Hello, John! How are you? This tablet contains 40mgs of Citalopram, which is an SSRI antidepressant. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, dry mouth and weight changes. Is there anything else I can help with? ## What is that round pill with 208 on one side and IG on the other what is it called
Updated 14 hours ago in Citalopram.
 
Bupropion XL 300 by Lupin (L016)
Post a Reply
Has anyone tried Bupropion XL 300 by Lupin - a round pill marked L016? Just received these from Walgreen's internet pharmacy and I'm very concerned. I started taking this medication about two years ago, the PAR generic, and everything was great. Then, CVS changed to Cipla and things got bad -- it was only thanks to Medschat that I figured out the problem was caused by the new manufacturer. So, I switched to Walgreens, which had Actavis. It was so much better for me than Cipla but not quite as good as PAR. Quite by accident, I found that when ordering from Walgreen's internet pharmacy I got the med manufactured by PAR. All's been good for many months... until I just opened my newest prescription and found it's by a newly approved generic by Lupin. Hopefully it will be...
Updated 23 hours ago in Bupropion.
 
what is Cym Gen 60mg, mainly used for
20 Replies RSS
What is the main reason, cymgen 60mg capsules are described for?? How long does it take to work?? For how long are you suppose to use it?? ## Cymgen contains the active ingredient Duloxetine, which is an SNRI antidepressant, that may also have other medical uses. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, dry mouth and weight changes. Learn more: It can take about 4 to 6 weeks to reach its full effectiveness in the body and as to how long you have to take it, that can really vary from person to person, so you should discuss it with your doctor. Have they given you any advice? ## Thank you for your reply! Didn't really got advise...and I'm not sure why I use it then, because I don't have depression?? ## DOES THE USE OF MYN GEN 60G HEAL THE NERVE OR JUST KILLS THE PAIN? hOW ...
Updated 1 day ago in Duloxetine.
 
nexito 5 mg
15 Replies RSS
I have been using nexito 5mg for a long time (8 months). Each time I try to discard it I am getting severe side effects. I don't get sleep at night. I am having horrible dreams. I am unable to get out of this dosage. I am not feeling any depression symptoms but bad sleeping patterns. How can I get off of this nexito 5? ## Nexito contains the active ingredient Escitalopram, this is an SSRI antidepressant. And experiencing some withdrawal effects is normal if you try to suddenly stop taking these medications. After a few days of not taking it, you may even start to experience a rebound effect, which would be worsening of the depression symptoms that you were taking it for. Normally these medications must be slowly tapered to prevent the worse of these problems. Have you spoken to your...
Updated 1 day ago in Escitalopram.
 
Brand changes
Post a Reply
I've been on nortriptaline for 4 years, mainly for nerve irritation after an op. I had another op to put the problem right but continued with N because it helped my mood and pelvic pain. Just lately the pain has returned. my pharmacist has changed brands but tells me there isn't any way the tablet could cause this problem because the active ingredient is exactly the same. Could my discomfort returning and a change of brand be just coincidence ?
Updated 1 day ago in Nortriptyline.
 
Duloxetine for pain / how does it work?
3 Replies RSS
My Dr prescribed this TEVA 7543 for my chronic lower back pain. How does it work? I don't have depression and Duloxetine is an antidepressant. ## The FDA has discovered that many medications in this class can also help with certain types of nerve pain, but it may take 4 to 5 weeks, before you know how well it will work for you. Its typical side effects are listed as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, dry mouth, mood swings, and weight gain. How long have you been taking it? ## Going to start Dulan (Duloxetine) 20 mg with Inderal. I have pain in my arms, shoulder and neck. Especially at night. I can't bend my arms due to pain and discomfort. I stay awake most nights. Pain gets worse after intercourse. Hope this will help improve my symptoms. ## I have been diagnosed ...
Updated 2 days ago in Duloxetine.
 
How long does Nur Isterate take to leave your system
13 Replies RSS
I'm 23yrs old and I have been taking Nur Isterate for 3 years. I went for my last injection on Jan 30th. Now I want to get pregnant, so I want to know how long it takes for Nur Isterate to wear off from my system? ## How long does the nur-sterate take off ## it takes about 6 months to a year for your body to get back to normal. ## I was using nur Isterate for 2009 until 2013 May so i need to fall pregnant how soon will it take. Or what can i used to fall pregnant fast ## Hi am 22yrs and have been using nur isterate since 2009 and stopped it last year May 2013 and now i want to fall pregnant how long will it take me to get pregnant?? Help i need a baby ## when i had my 1st baby i had depression, now i want another baby but am scared of that ugly illness, i am on lexamil though but wi...
Updated 2 days ago.
 
Femilon - side effect
21 Replies RSS
i started using femilon for last 20 days due to my irregular periods and PCOS problem. (i have one son 5 years old), so doctor prescribed me femilon for 2 months to make my periods normal. but from the day one, am having more emotional problems, i become more anger, easily depressed but very active when compared to pre-tablet days...am getting good sleep from 9:30 pm but wake up sharp at 4am itself, which is a very new type of biological clock after femilon please help me if i can continue with this tablet? ## Hi, Surpad! These are hormonal based contraceptives and since one of the hormones in them is a form of estrogen, it can cause those types of issues as side effects. You may also experience breakthrough bleeding, headaches, weight gain and fluid retention. As to whether or not you ...
Updated 2 days ago.
 
north carolina doctor who prescribes diazapam
Post a Reply
48 year old Raleigh resident looking for a doctor to prescribe me my diazapam. I am being cut off from the clinic I go to. After my doctor retired (in Virginia) went to Monarch because I do not have health insurance. I now go to Cornerstone. I have been taking Diazapam for about 25 years as well as Zoloft. I am aware of the side effects and long term usage of "Benzos". I have a long history of mental health issues and this combination is the best for me. I exercise, meditate, watch my caffeine intake and use to tools taught to me to handle my emotional problems to the best of my ability. I feel angered that because of whatever the issues are that prescribers are not prescribing these types of medications should not be my concern. I have read throughly on the CDC'S website. And
Updated 3 days ago in Zoloft.
 
effexor- effectiveness and side effects
3 Replies RSS
I am keeping this brief: I have been taking Effexor for 3 months. I only take 75 mg. I have Major Dep and have tried many different meds for it. I am extremely sensitive to antidepressants and their side effects. So much so that I can't even go above 75mg per day. So here is me of Effexor: it helped right away. It was the best med for Dep I have taken so far. It is powerful and seems to hit the spot with me. I felt calmer, more alert, and all around happier- for about 2 months. Then the side effects started to get bad. When I first started on it, I had one or two Side Efx- excessive thirst, sweating. They were minor and a fair trade off for the effect of the drug. But my the start of the 3rd month, the side effects multiplied- excessive sweating, sleepiness, insomnia, thirst, loss o...
Updated 3 days ago in Effexor.
 
m51
4 Replies RSS
green round pill with m51 on one side ## Small green pill with m51 on it is an elavil, which is a anti depression. type in elavil in a search engine and you can find out all you need to know ## Its actually 15mg oxycodone also known as Roxi ## Found a few m51 pills around the house and want to know if they're oxycodone or something close to it? Just trying to see what my son's taking... ## A round green tablet with the letter M over 51 is manufactured by Mylan Pharmaceuticals and they list it as containing 25mgs of Amitriptyline, it is a generic for Elavil, which is an antidepressant. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, dry mouth, and mood changes. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 3 days ago in Elavil.
 
What Is The Best Generic Version Of Wellbutrin Xl - Watson or Anchen?
1411 Replies RSS
My doctor will not prescribe generic Wellbutrin XL but my insurance will no longer pay for brand name drugs. I will have to pay about $7000 per yer for what I am taking now (3 of the 150mg Wellbutrin XL brand name per day). I am reading that the problem with the generics is the time release mechanism and not the drug itself and that some are better than others. Anybody have experience with the generics made by Watson and /or Anchen? ## I have no experience using it, but I do understand the problems that can occur with generic medications. I also did some searching and from what I've found online, most that have tried the one manufactured by Anchen have had good results with it. However, you may not get the same results, the only way to find out is to actually try it and see how it w...
Updated 4 days ago in Wellbutrin.
 
cymbalta 60 twice or three times day
Post a Reply
My Dr had me on Cymbalta 60 mg twice a day for years Recently added one more a day 60mg three times a day Insurance declined and said not covered and not recomended I looked up side effects because I feel terrible and its been eight years on this medication with at least six years twice a day 60 mg
Updated 4 days ago in Cymbalta.
 
drinking on Lexapro
160 Replies RSS
I was just wondering if anyone has drank with this med and were there any side effects ? I've been on lexapro 10 mil for a month and am feeling great but I am petrified to even atempt to drink alcohol,but would like to try . So if anyone could help that would be great. ## I have been on Lexapro for 3 years. I drink about twice a week and everything seems to be fine. I have noticed that if you drink heavly for a few nights in a row you will feel a slight depression. Just don't over do it. I was worried at first also. ## Lexapro is an antidepressant. Drinking alcohol is not recommended, as alcohol is a major depressant, and undoes the work the medication does. ## Never do that! I was on that medicine for 2 years, and I was never able to drink! the first time I drank when I was on ...
Updated 4 days ago in Lexapro.
 
Welbutrin XL and gait, balance and falling
2 Replies RSS
I am on a lot of meds for depression/anxiety. My p-doc started me on Wellbutrin, but all of a sudden, I couldn't walk straight, veered into walls, etc. and fell often. I'm in my upper 70s. My husband insisted this effect started with the Wellbutrin, and convinced my doctor that I have to taper off. Low and behold, about 2 days after stopping, the symptoms disappeared. Has anyone else experienced such a side effect from anything? ## I guess what I'm trying to find out is if anyone has experienced unsteady gait when walking while taking wellbutrin? By unsteady, I mean swerving into walls, balance issues and falling down with no warning, and crashing into furniture. I suffered from these symptoms until I came off the wellbutrin. ## I am very sorry about what you've had to d...
Updated 4 days ago in Wellbutrin.
 
Pristiq
44 Replies RSS
This is NOT a good medicine. I felt more depressed on it and had several side effects, nausea, lack of appetite, dizziness, etc. Then, after being on it for 2 weeks, I had a severe allergic reaction to it. So not fun! No more Pristiq for me. Throw the stuff away! ## I went on Pristiq for 10 days - had shortness of breath, and all the other side side effects. Dr. office told me to stop 'cold turkey' - It's been 7 daysoff and I am still not feeling normal! What's up with that?? They told me it would only be a couple of days. So I call them and tell them I am still having withdrawal symptoms - they act like I am crazy! And it must be something else wrong with me! I have NEVER felt like this - until taking pristiq! When will it end? My advice - dont even start the stuff! But...
Updated 4 days ago in Pristiq.
 
viibryd hair loss
18 Replies RSS
After discontinuing Viibryd, has anyone noticed their hair NOT becoming thick again? I've been on 60 mg for about 8 months. My hair is now falling out by the handfuls.. I have an appointment to see my dr. next week but I'm terrified my hair won't grow back! Not to sound self centered or shallow but I adore my hair! Had I of known this was a side effect I'd never agreed to try this medication. I'm terrified, as I've already stated, but I am also angry that this information isn't given by drug reps who push these meds! I pay 277$ a month for this RX & now have to worry about withdrawals, my hair possibly not growing back & adjusting to a new medication. Any replies are welcome & will be appreciated! ## Hello, Amanda! How are you? I'm very sorry ...
Updated 4 days ago in Viibryd.
 
Early Side Effects with Viibryd
25 Replies RSS
I started taking Viibryd three days ago, and have started to see negative side effects. I'm currently taking 10 mg. I get extreme hot flashes, and sweat more excessively. I also noticed I have been experiencing migranes, and tingly sensations throughout my body. My doctor said that this is normal for the first few weeks, but I'm starting to wonder if this has happened to anybody else. Should I just ride it through the next couple of weeks, or should I get off of Viibryd now? ## I have been on Viibryd for for 5 days. The first day I experienced nausea and loose bowels, but that has passed. Now I am getting hot flashes. Also, the heat and sun bother me more. When I woke up this morning, my hand was numb. I'm also on Leumectal. I'm going to keep going on the Viibryd and hop...
Updated 4 days ago in Viibryd.
 
Brintellix/Trintellix Long term side effects
15 Replies RSS
I have struggled with depression for most of my life, and am always in search of the perfect antidepressant. I work with a psych doctor who is always willing to try new things. 10 months ago I started 5 mg of Brintellix daily, within a week my mood was significantly elevated, I was sleeping better, waking up much earlier and was more motivated to do things in the morning. I went up to 10mg daily However the nausea was dreadful! I pushed through for a couple of weeks, changed to taking the brintellix at night and after a while it subsided. My mood got better and better, I had recently turned 50, and had gained a little weight, so with my new found morning energy I started working out 2times a week with a trainer, and then walking most other mornings! The walking then changed gradually to...
Updated 5 days ago in Brintellix.
 
sertraline false positive for opiates on drug test
3 Replies RSS
My husband tested positive for opiates.. His medications are aleve (every day) and setraline 100 mg everyday. He swears he hasn't been taking any kind of pain medication. How is this possible? ## I tested poitive for opites all ive had is 100mg of sertirline i have not touched anything else How is this possible please i need help ## I currently take Sertraline. I had to have a drug test for my entrance to school. The only medication I take is birth control, Sertraline, and I was on prescription vitamin D. My urine test came back positive for Benzodiazepines. My Drs office said that the Sertraline wouldn't cause it. They had the lab do further testing. During that time I contacted my pharmacist and after he did some research he found that it can cause a false positive. I then fou...
Updated 5 days ago in Sertraline.
 

253 pages of forums were found.

Next Page >



Discuss Antidepressant

No registration is needed.
Simply fill out the form below.

Discuss: Antidepressant

 *
What are the main keywords of your topic?


 *
Please be detailed.

 *
You may use your first name, or for more privacy, make up a nickname.


 
Optional. Always hidden. This allows us to notify you when a reply is posted here.





5) Text Verification: *
Prevents SPAM.

Click here to show the question



This form will be submitted securely
I'm on a public or shared computer

TRUSTe

Discussion Thread Guidelines: Any participation in the discussion threads signifies your agreement with the Terms of Use. (1) Act civilized and be respectful towards others. No profanity, vulgarity or lewd / suggestive content is allowed. (2) Posts encouraging, facilitating, or seeking advice about the abuse of medications or other substances are prohibited. (3) Personal contact information (such as telephone numbers, email addresses, etc) is not allowed to appear on our discussion threads. (4) We do not allow our forums to be used for buying, selling, trading, or for the promotion of a product or service. (5) Posting external links to other web sites is not allowed without our prior approval. (6) We reserve the right to edit or remove content which we find objectionable to the community at our sole discretion.


Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. Site content is Copyright © 2005-2017 MedsChat.com and is protected under U.S. and International Copyright laws. All Rights Reserved. This page was last updated on 22 September 2017.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2017 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® and The People's Medicine Community® are registered trademarks of Limelight Innovations L.L.C.