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Is pristiq a tricyclic antidepressant

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Dr.  Abhishek Kapoor MD

I have tried many SSRI , they sedate me and give me headaches . I was able to take celexa 2 years prior, but now it sadates me. What tricylic would be best for me I have GAD with panic disorderl View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhishek Kapoor ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

Hello, so couples days ago I was diagnosed with symptoms that s close to genital warts but the physician wasn t sure of it. So she went to apply TCA on my warts , she told me to not go to bathroom for 4 hours but wash off... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

I suffer from nerve itch, experienced soon after the onset of RA. I doctor prescribed an old tricyclic antidepressant and it worked well. But after 8 years, I feel that the drug is failing. Have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

I am currently taking 60 mil of Pristiq daily and would like to know the safest way to discontinue it's use. I take 100 mg of trazadone at night for sleep. I have been on antidepressants for over 25 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

I am just starting Pristiq . I am currently on Synthroid (for years). My internist would like ... should until I get more settled on the Pristiq. In addition, what type of side effects does a change ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I have been under your treatment in 1992. I remember had prescribed me some tricyclic medicines. But I guess I was diagnosed wrongly as even after six months I did not recover. I discontinued the medicine and suffered in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

on cymbaltra which I did 10lbs. But I couldn t sleep and ached and got depressed. Is there a tricyclic antidepressant that doesn t cause weight gain? I plan to see my Dr. this week. Thankyou ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.      Nidhi Setia MD

Hello! I am 57 years old, female, and have a 20 year history of sleep problems. Having tried many different prescriptions for this problem, ranging from tricyclic antidepressants to zolpidem with limited ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nidhi Setia ( OBGYN)
Dr.   Gauttam Prajapati MD

severe arthritis and what my doctor thinks is post shingles nerve pain. I heard that a tricyclic antidepressant might be more effective in pain relief and mood improvement. What do you think? I ll see ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gauttam Prajapati ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Vandana Patidar MD

to change to another antidepressant. In the past I had success with Pristiq for several years, I felt .... Is it possible to go back to pristiq and have success? I have gained 25lbs over the past few... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vandana Patidar ( Psychiatrist)

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Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Surgery would be a better option. However, steroid injections (can be taken from your doctor) or medications like naproxen could be helpful. If present since long time and regular painkillers not working, tricyclic...