Posted by pharmrep on September 21, 2002, at 19:06:34
In reply to Re: feeling ill again » babs, posted by Roman on September 21, 2002, at 18:24:35
> I wonder what physiological effects can be attributed to the Celexa R-enantiomer. Wouldn't it be interesting to know if you're experiencing withdrawal from half of your previous Celexa therapy?
> Since the R-enantiomer is blamed for much of Celexa's s/e profile, it can't be inert. Therefore, a physiological response to the sudden absense of half the Celexa molecule (30mg R-enantiomer) is possible.
> What do you think?
*** interesting concept...although i cant swear it isnt possible, neither Celexa (nor Lexapro) have been associated with discontinuation syndrome (like paxil and effexor can be) The 1st few weeks is usually the toughest to adjust to any new med (hang in there)