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  1. Coping With Social Anxiety
    Hi everyone. Is it really possible to tackle social anxiety without medication in your opinions? My main problem is actually getting out there and talking to people. I don't have any sweating, maybe just a little bit of shaking but no side effects except fear I guess. Because of this I have a...
  2. Medication
    Here's my story 18 years ago, i started with Prozac (20mg) for social anxiety and performance anxiety..At that point, i was newly married and very stressed about job interviews, meetings, etc. I started with Prozac (20mg) which worked pretty well as long as i took xanax for the big work...
  3. Medication
    Straight to the point: Can I wean myself off Paxil, increase the Buspar over time and eventually use ONLY the Buspar? I see people use it with SSRIs, but will it work by itself? Why I'm asking: I've been on generic Paxil for 7 years, and I want to switch to something else because I've...
  4. Medication
    I took Paxil for like 7 or 8 years as a teenager. It helped but didn't really cure anything. And the withdrawals were the hardest. Those headaches are so uncomfortable! I don't think they're good for you. I mean, I guess it cured the symptoms (blushing, tight chest) but I didn't really get...
  5. Medication
    I have been taking Paxil for a few years now and it helped a lot with anxiety but left me lacking in motivation and emotion, about a year ago i started on wellbutrin which helped with motivation/sexual side effects. About 2 months ago i was having trouble concentrating while doing homework so my...
  6. Medication
    I have been on both, but for only about 1 month each. I want to start back on one and give it a longer try. On Paxil, my SA was completely gone by day 2. But it made me LAZY. On Lexapro, it did not seem to go away. I realize ssri's take up to 3 months to kick in. My doc tells me lexapro is...
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