Posted by merpmerp on November 27, 2010, at 21:47:32
In reply to Re: Anhedonia and Effexor., posted by Phillipa on November 27, 2010, at 10:49:40
Anhedonia literally means lack of pleasure. It's what I have on the Lexapro right now. I can't feel anything good in response to normally pleasurable stimuli. Everything is just blah. It's not like my old depressive symptoms but it's really bad nonetheless.
> I read it doesn't cause weight gain. The ahedonia is what just not feeling? Seriously seems to come up lately a lot. Makes me afraid to try any meds. Phillipa
Diagnosis: recurrent melancholic depression
Meds: Lexapro since Sept. 2009