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... I have experienced brain zaps when switching antidepressants, so yes, they can be comnnected with seratonin. But I also experienced them as I began coming off opiates. Brain searches... ... (31 replies)
... I understand those brain zaps only too well and that is the exact phrase I have always used to descibe them. ... (3 replies)
... I have been having these brain zaps off an on for 2 years. It stated when I became very dizzy and started to get anxiety. ... (31 replies)

... Hi there folks. I have been having the same problem with brain zaps for about 8 months now, exactly the same sensation described here, and on other sites that I have found. ... (31 replies)
... I experienced the brain zaps once before, when I quit prozac CT after taking it for a month because it made my anxiety worse instead of better. ... (3 replies)
... althy supplement to take, good for your heart, lowering triglyercides, and it helps my mood and anxiety. I wish I had known about it and tried it when I had the brain zaps going off of Effexor. ... (31 replies)
... Just thinking about you and those brain zaps and wondering how you are doing? ... (31 replies)
... d'g from fentanyl pain patches and I have brain zaps but not all the time. I had them all day a week ago and haven't had them since. ... (31 replies)
... point where I was affraid to go to sleep cause I didnt want it to happen again. They do stop eventually, but I still get them every now and then. Try googling brain zaps maybe you will get more info there. I wish I could help but I cant get rid of them either. ... (31 replies)
... It's miserable. I have the brain zaps so badly. Does anyone know of ANYTHING that will help to alleviate them? ... (31 replies)
... helping to clear them. Remember I told you that for me the zaps only lasted 2, maybe 3 weeks tops, and have not come back? ... (31 replies)
... Your comment about brain searches is interesting. Perhaps my brain is not searching for the Nicoderm, but rather the nicotine I had in my system from 30 years of smoking? ... (31 replies)
... The brain is searching frantically for the med and looks hard and fast for it. Did you come off the antidepressant cold turkey? ... (31 replies)
... I am also very fatigued when these zaps are going on and it seems to happen more at night when I am laying down. ... (31 replies)
... Update on my situation; I have been taking Omega-3 1000mg 3 times a day since Monday. I have noticed a significant decrease in the frequency of the zaps, and also when I do get them, the sensation is very much lessened. Looks like I may have found my solution to this problem. Thanks to all for their suggestions and support.. Ray (31 replies)
... When I wake up in the morning, I can tell how good or bad a day it is going to be. Some days are OK, others the zaps happen so frequently that I feel like the day will never end, yet others fall somewhere in the middle of the spectrum. ... (31 replies)
... Hi there Reach... You make a good point about my Dr. I had not thought of it that way, lol. Nonetheless, I will speak to him about the relative benefit of Omega 3, and what dosage I can safely take, even if only as a health supplement, and not necessarily as a cure for the zaps. Kinda like chicken soup for a cold. It won't cure the cold, but it can't hurt. At this... (31 replies)
... Hiya Ray Just in case your Doctor isn't into natural stuff, know that Omega 3 is a heart healthy supplement. If he doesn't understand the zaps, I doubt he will understand taking something for them. Chuckles. Good luck and please keep us posted. reach (31 replies)
... TJ, Below is a cut/paste of part of an earlier post from Reachout that pretty much describes the sensation. 'I know exactly what you are talking about when you talk about head zaps. Like electricity running top speed thru your head and kinda paralyzing cause you can not think straight when it happens, yes?' Ray (31 replies)
... m just craving Xanax or Percocet, which I should not take due to my tendency to abuse it. But I think of them all the time and am just dying for some. The head zaps won't go away. It's all so miserable. I know it will take time, but it's been 12 whole days! When is enough enough? ... (31 replies)

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