Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Canberra area, Australia
Theoretically an SSRI's numbness should be blocked by a 5HT2C antagonist, such as mianserin, mirtazapine, or a low dose of amoxapine or asenapine. Of course your doctor won't know this, but you could possibly obtain one of these drugs from a second doctor.
Avoidant Personality Disorder, treatment-resistant major depressive disorder + dysthymia, generalised anxiety disorder, recovering alcoholic (former 21 drink/day habit), current user of 16mg/night of nicotine spray (Nicorette QuickMist) as alcohol substitute.