I've another meducation question I'm wanting to ask advice on. My Psych needs to get me off Endep which is meant to help with Fibro & my depression but it's having the opposite affect. I'm now on Targin for the pain from my Rheumotologist however I still need a new antidepressant that I haven't tried before.
OK. Putting the don't mix drugs with alcohol speech aside for now, I'm gonna throw some 'real life situatins' at ya.
I used to be able to get some energy after a few beers or merloh-oh
Of course I'd feel way more confident in my skill set and gear up for a project. The more I got done, the more I wanted done, so naturally more drinks. I'd totally forget that a can't do stuff, and I'm a machine. A very broken one for the next forever. But now I have very high blood pressure So my… read more
I just saw a new pain doc yesterday and she suggested that I try Topomax for pain and inflammation. I cannot take NSIADS or Lyrica, several other standard treatments failed to help. I really get in trouble when both my SI joints and my low facet joints in my spine (3.4.5) become inflamed at the same time. Cortisone injections every three months do not prevent these flares. Dr. claimed the the source of my SI joint pain is arthritis -- hmmm, that's a new one for me. The facet joint… read more
I started taking Trintellix on Tuesday ( 4 days ago ) and experiencing nightmares itching and nausea. Evidently it's a new drug on the market, was wondering if anyone else has tried it and if it's helping in any way . Any advice would be welcome
I'm wondering if anyone has been prescribed this medication. It is a newer antidepressant.
I’ve been diagnosed with MDD (major depression disorder) is, or can Lyrica effect my treatment?
Do you take Requip and can you have an orgasm? Please help I also had this problem with Brintellix and lyrica
There are many medications i cant take, and those i can i take at a pediatric dose or lower. Have you had similar experiences?
So my rheumatologist put me on gabapentin & correctly my vitamin deficiencies, since then I've also started using CBD oil... The cymbalta was no longer helping with the depression (which has also been a huge part on my struggle) so we switched to Trintellix (had some issues coming off one and onto an another so I had to let it run out if my system and I'm now trying again) ... But has anyone else struggled with depression with their fibromyalgia and gaining weight? Have you found anything… read more