Posted by bulldog2 on August 7, 2009, at 18:10:16
In reply to Worth trying Parnate if Nardil failed?, posted by girlnterrupted78 on August 7, 2009, at 17:21:11
> I fit the criteria for atypical depression, although I have only been diagnosed with "unipolar depression" and social anxiety. My worst symptom is hypersensitivity to interpersonal rejection.
> After trying several SSRI's and a few other AD's, I gave Nardil a 1-year trial, and sadly, it didn't do anything for me. Except it made me gain tons of weight.
> So now I'm seeing a new doctor and he said he wants to give Parnate a trial, and he also wants to augment it with Abilify.
> I'm just wondering whether others with similar diagnoses have tried this combo (or even just Parnate alone) and what your results have been. Or if anyone has more info about Parnate, anything on the topic would be appreciated.
Some seem to respond well adding nortriptyline to parnate.