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Re: abilify for social anxiety? mworkman

Posted by MoparFan91 on September 12, 2005, at 16:55:23

In reply to abilify for social anxiety?, posted by mworkman on September 12, 2005, at 14:23:57


Not for me.

I took it at 2.5mg, then 5mg, recently to try to help depression, social phobia, and some attention issues. I took 10mg one other time but hit jackpot on side effects. At first, I had a decent anti-depressant and pro-motivational effect. I praised the drug at first. However, several weeks after being on it, the bad side of the drug came about:
Great paranoia
Extreme fear around people
Feeling scared
Dark moods
Marked guilt giving way to suspicious personality
Altered perceptions giving way to mild delusions
Warped thinking

I went off it, and these symptoms abated as the drug left my system over 2 weeks.

My dopamine should really not be tampered with. This bad reaction from the drug was presumably due to dopamine excess from Abilify's dopamine agonism.

> Is abilfy for Social Anxiety? Does it make you more social?




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