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DEPRESSION & ANXIETY MEDICATIONS - LOOKING FOR ANSWERS


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Abilify®

Generic Name: Aripiprazole

Brand Name: Abilify®

Abilify (aripiprazole) is an antipsychotic used to treat the mental health conditions such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia as well as in combination with other medications for depression such as mood swings.

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Abilify Is Expensive! - last post by akbj

Celexa® (Citalopram) / Lexapro®/Cipralex® (escitalopram)

Celexa® is also marketed as Cipramil®, Apertia®, Cipram®, Elopram®,
Lupram®, Prisdal®, Sepram® and Seropram®.
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Lexapro® is a new drug also marketed as Cipralex® and related to Celexa®.
Chat with us about your questions, concerns and comments about both drugs

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Increased Anxiety With Star... - last post by Zugzwang

Cymbalta® - Cymbalta ® (duloxetine HCl)

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Cymbalta ® (duloxetine HCl; pronounced SIM-BALL-TA), judging it a safe and effective treatment for major depressive disorder. Let's talk about it.

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Duloxetine Start Up And Dia... - last post by overthedeepend

Effexor® (Venlafaxine) / Pristiq® (desvenlafaxine)

Effexor®, Effexor XR®, & Pristiq® (desvenlafaxine), are used in OCD, Depression, Hot Flashes & Fibromyalgia -Discuss your questions and concerns here.

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Started Effexor 3 Weeks Ago - last post by surfergirl

Paxil® - (also marketed as : Seroxat, Deroxat, Paroxetine & Pexeva)

Discuss your problems, questions, concerns and successes with one of the most popular SSRI's on the market today.
Information about dosage, side effects, and drug interactions.

  • 466 topics
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How long till paxil worked... - last post by smithci

Prozac® (also marketed as Sarafem® and Fluoxetine)

Discussion for people currently taking Prozac, Sarafem or Fluoxtine or considering taking Prozac, Sarafem or Fluoxtine - we talk about benefits, side effects - EVERYTHING! Ask your questions, express your concerns, share your comments.

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Prozac Vs Zoloft - last post by Inbetween

Remeron® - (Mirtazapine, Zispin)

BY request - A separate areas to discuss your questions, concerns and experiences with this newer NASSA medication.

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Mirtazapine Problems - last post by smithci

Viibryd®

Generic Name: vilazodone (vil AZ oh done)

Brand Name: Viibryd® , Viibryd Starter
What is Viibryd? Viibryd (vilazodone) is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs).
Viibryd is used to treat major depressive disorder (MDD).
Viibryd may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.

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To Those Who Are Intolerant... - last post by mistydawn

Wellbutrin® - (also marketed as Zyban® & Bupropion)

Wellbutrin SR®, Wellbutrin XL®
A forum to address your questions, concerns and issues with this popular medication.
Includes clinical and consumer information including indications and dosage, side effects and drug interactions, and contraindications.

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Wellbutrin 300Mgsr Tracking... - last post by flasquish

Zoloft®, Lustral® - (Sertraline)

By request from many of you ... Used in the treatment of depression, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
A special place to discuss your Zoloft experiences.

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Starting Zoloft Again - last post by Inbetween

Other Depression and Anxiety Medications

Other Depression and Anxiety Medications is a place to discuss any medication that does not have its OWN distinct area above. For example: Xanax, Ativan, klonopin, Neurontin® (Gabapentin), Abilify® (aripiprazole), Lamictal® (lamotrigine), Topamax®, Serzone® (nefazodone), Depakote® (divalproex sodium), Buspar, Neurontin® (Gabapentin) and others should be posted here. Should one of these medications turn out to be a very popular topic, we will consider giving it its own forum in the future.

Please, DO NOT post here for CELEXA, PAXIL, ZOLOFT, PROZAC or any drug having its own forum discussion area.

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How many antidepressant med... - last post by flasquish

Depression and Meds News

We may not have all the answers, but we'll give you the latest news on Depression and Meds.

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Ketamine As A Potentially V... - last post by johncp727

Posting, Asking and Sharing

How our medications effect us, etc.

The treatment of mental disorders is a personal trial and error process.
Your wonder drug or combination of, will be discovered totally independent of what may or may not work for another individual. If one drug was the answer for everyone, then there would be only one drug on the market. We all react differently to different medications and varying dosages.
It may satisfy your curiosity to learn about other people's experiences, BUT this should never be the deciding factor as to what will work best for you.

Your questions answered..Our support given.


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Serotonin–Norepinephrine–Do... - last post by overthedeepend