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Re: SSRI Induced HPTA Disruption

Posted by bulldog2 on February 6, 2009, at 19:34:39

In reply to Re: SSRI Induced HPTA Disruption bulldog2, posted by SLS on February 6, 2009, at 18:28:39

> > I remember reading a book about ssris. Don't recall the title. The doc said that Wellbutrin doesn't do a good job reversing sexual problems.
> >
> > Now the good thing is that he used buspar in conjunction with ssris and that in most cases restored sexual function. I believe that buspar acts as a block on one of the serotonin sites that causes the problem. Maybe I can find the book. But for him buspar and an ssri was the magic combo.
> I'd love to know which receptor that is. Is the combo good for the depressive disorder itself? Does Buspar make the antidepressant work better?
> - Scott

Here's a link on buspar

The book is Beyond Prozac by Michael Norden

He claims

1. buspar augnments ad effect of prozac.
2. lessons side effect of prozac
3. lessons sexual sides in 70% of prozac uses

Probably due to partial agonist effect...see wikipedia that blocks certain serotonin receptors that cause anxiety and sexual sides




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