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... Valerie, I am sorry to hear about how much this disease, syndrome, or whatever they classify it as is hurting you. I am also dealing with Fibromyalgia. ... (18 replies)
Cymbalta
Feb 6, 2011
... I agree, if you are not depressed don't take them. I know I wouldn't be on them if I wasn't depressed. Or was depressed..lol..I started on wellbutrin and lexapro back when I was going through domestic abuse. I tried stopping them a few years back and got violently ill and was very unhappy off of them. ... (24 replies)
... ferent. I am on 120 at night. The most important thing to remember is to not take yourself off of it by yourself. Consult your doctor before taking yourself down or off something like Cymbalta, Lyrica, or Lexapro. ... (10 replies)

... Well I was put on Lexapro for Generalized Anxiety Disorder by my primary doc right around the time of my diagnosis. I have always had anxiety problems. ... (10 replies)
... I was in the waiting room and saw some brochures on the other side of the room. I picked up the Cymbalta brochure and one of the conditions it treats is fibromyalgia. Which to me, seems promising. ... (10 replies)
Anyone on Lexapro?
Jun 20, 2008
... I love lexapro too. I have been taking it now for over 4 years or so. I took a break off it to have my second son, and went on it the day I came home from the hospital. ... (19 replies)
Anyone on Lexapro?
Jun 19, 2008
... read this to check my typing, and that reminded of that commercial for the candy "Smarties"...."Do you melt them very slowly or do eat them really fast? ... (19 replies)
... I was on Lexapro and decided to give Cymbalta a try to see if it helped with my pain. I am going to an appt with my doc next week to go back onto the Lexapro. ... (19 replies)
... They are able to "experiment" with different types of medications for your pain more than a regular doc or a Rhuemy. There is a new pain med called OPANA. It comes in immediate release and ER. ... (11 replies)
... tation, etc. After reading about fibro, I realise that although I definately have it, I don't have it as bad as some people. I don't have tremors in my muscles or crippling pain... ... (12 replies)
... t in their heads that they should only be writing scripts for narcotics. Mine doesn't, but he doesn write scripts that typically aren't written by your Rheumies or your GP. But he will write "normal" med scripts too. Why all this goes on? ... (12 replies)
... he following chemicals, serotonin, dopamine, noriepinephrine, cortisol, DHEA, HGH, and others, these help us deal with stress. And everytime we experience stress or some kind of incident with our FM or CF Syndrome, it depletes this "savings account". ... (12 replies)
... Too bad about the Cymbalta. I forgot to mention in my posts that Cymbalta is a little different type of SSRI, Cymbalta also works with neoepenepherine, so it's a "modified" SSRI. I'm sorry if I confused anyone on that classification. ... (12 replies)
... mg of Effexor XR each day is a pretty high dose, and I don't understand why your doc gave you Lexapro 20mg as well. That seems like an awful high amount of SSRI's in your system. ... (12 replies)
... Well, from what I've noticed, Lexapro has been on the market since at latest, 2001. That's a good thing, in my opinion. ... (12 replies)
... I encourage you to talk to your doctor about getting your sleep pattern under control, or you will never feel better. ... (12 replies)
... r xr by my pain managment doc that fired me and i am up to 300mg. so far it has not done anything for my pain and i guess some for my depression but i also take lexapro 20mg to. how am i ever going to wean off of it. one time the nurse pract. ... (12 replies)
... I am currently using Lexapro. I have never used Prozac because I heard of it's side effects and that it was hard to wean off. But I did use Cymbalta and it made me sweat so badly I quit using it. It seems like Cymbalta works to stop the pain but the side effects usually run people off. ... (12 replies)
... UT she is a nurse and I am the Doctor, I am advising you to start your tramadol because any side effect would be VERY rare, call me if you have any odd feelings or concerns". So, I started the tramadol while my husband was with me in case of reaction..... ... (4 replies)
Fibro Pain
Sep 27, 2013
... Hi, my 1st post. Fibro really has been bad lately since I'm off Lexapro I have noted. ... (0 replies)


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