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Kristinhopes posted a topic in Introductions and updatesI was put on Paxil around 15 (I'm 35 now). I don't rememember how many years but probably 5 years. I came off that for at least a year and then had panic attacks and tried celexa briefly which I didn't like the way it made me feel so in 2007 started Zoloft . I had been on Zoloft from 100-200 mg, mostly 100 for ten years until 2017 when I tapered off over 3 months towards the end of my pregnancy. I started ruminating and having bad anxiety again a year later, so reinstated at 100mg. I stayed on that 1 1/2 years despite it not working (apparently poop out). Towards the last part of t
Community of healing, hello. my name is dave. in february of 2012, things started going terribly wrong. i have always been a person with some anxiety and depression. in fact my parents began medicating me for this when i was in the first grade, when the nuns at the parochial school i attended informed them i wasn't "living up to expectations." at this time (early 80s), the medications were as heavy as they are today - in fact, many of the drugs that were put into my childhood body are currently considered barbaric in standard medical practice. nice. anyway, in my teen years and early 20s, i tr
Hi everyone. I've been browsing this site for a couple of years and thought I'd finally join. I'd love to be able to talk with others about what I'm going through. I'm only 22 but I've pretty much been through every hell imaginable in terms of SSRI use (I started when I was 5--not by choice, obviously). It really frustrates me because I never even chose myself to go on these medications, I had very bad tantrums and anxiety as a small child and a psychiatrist put me on them. As I got older, instead of being told to get therapy and try getting off them, she just kept raising the dosa