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  1. I took 20 mg of lexapro for 8 months, quit cold turkey because they were making me emotionally numb and have been going through withdrawals for 5 years. The first 2 years were agony and I was extremely sensitive to everything I ate and drank. Since then i’ve used various substances; mainly coffee, alcohol, weed and sugary or salty or spicy foods to temporarily satiate my withdrawals. And methods mainly exercise but also hemi-sync, tDCS, massaging myself with coconut/other oils and hot showers. I also use many different supplements, vitamins, and amino acids the most useful I find are omega-3’
  2. Hi there, I'm new to this site but need help! Have had 15 years of AD use, which include a couple of changes due to 'poop outs'. My last change was 9 weeks ago when the 15mg paroxetine that I'd been on for 7 years pooped out. Ended up under crisis team and physchiatrist switched me to 15mg Mirtazapine (straight switch from one day to the next). I had done a similar switch back in 2007 when my lexapro pooped out (tapered down over 2 weeks then switched straight over to the paroxetine). Over the last 6 weeks on Mirtazapine, the physchiatrist titrated me up to 45mg as I was in a bad s
  3. Hello, I am from India. My intro is very detailed. Please bear with me. Thank you! I have been a smoker for around 2 years. I tried quitting and relapsed many times. I became anxious and depressed because of smoking addiction. I meet a psychiatrist March this year. He listened to me patiently and diagnosed me with Anxiety and depression. He prescribed 25mg Paroxetine and .5mg Clonazepam for 45 days. He himself being a ex-smoker told me there is no silver bullet to quit smoking and these medications are supposed to help me achieve it. Asked me to quit after 15days. I felt really better afte
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