Posted by SheilaC on August 12, 2009, at 14:26:03
In reply to Re: Alternative to Pristiq? » SheilaC, posted by viper1431 on August 12, 2009, at 12:20:48
> effexor is basically the same thing, well pristiq comes from effexor (effexor gets turned into pristiq in your body)
> They are very serotonergic, personally i found them the worst for the side effects you are having especially emotional dullness and sexual dysfunction.
> Have you ever tried ciprimil or lexepro? I had a uch better time with those even though they are ssri's.
Wouldn't Lexepro be heavy on the serotonin? Usually the SSRIs bother my bladder (for some reasons drugs that have really effect serotonin cause me urgency, frequency, bladder pain, etc.)