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melody Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Aug-14-07 04:30 AM
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42. IMO, the people who aren't depressed aren't paying attention
Or they're too dumb to figure out what is going on (or much smarter than I am, since everything just confuses me).
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  -Just Curious...How many DUers have started meds since becoming a member of the community?? hang a left  Aug-14-07 12:13 AM   #0 
  - ativan-I tried zoloft but couldn't....cum  w8liftinglady   Aug-14-07 12:15 AM   #1 
  - I love ATIVAN  hang a left   Aug-14-07 12:16 AM   #2 
     - ativan helps me maintain some normalcy  w8liftinglady   Aug-14-07 12:22 AM   #10 
  - Just told my doc I won't take Effexor.  beam me up scottie   Aug-14-07 12:16 AM   #3 
  - So true. Love the DU mood swings like a roller coaster.  Double T   Aug-14-07 12:22 AM   #9 
  - rAmen!  beam me up scottie   Aug-14-07 12:30 AM   #13 
     - Same here but I'm seeing FAR fewer "W" stickers these days.  thecatburgler   Aug-14-07 12:49 AM   #17 
        - It still sucks, though, doesn't it?  beam me up scottie   Aug-14-07 01:08 AM   #20 
           - It's so hard to do that, when the stupidity is so thick  thecatburgler   Aug-14-07 01:46 AM   #30 
              - Yes, me too.  beam me up scottie   Aug-14-07 01:57 AM   #36 
  - I told My Doctor, "Effexor Reminds me of Poorly Manufactured MethAmphetamine"  Wiley50   Aug-15-07 01:50 AM   #57 
     - Yeah, at this point I'm willing to try almost anything,  beam me up scottie   Aug-15-07 05:17 AM   #70 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Aug-14-07 12:19 AM   #4 
  - went on zoloft about a month into this admin. wish I was joking  Colorado Progressive   Aug-14-07 12:21 AM   #5 
  - I went on Prozac around the beginning of the second term.  mountainvue   Aug-15-07 10:40 PM   #84 
  - I actually stopped drinking and smoking when he took office.  Gregorian   Aug-14-07 12:22 AM   #6 
  - No I'm curious. please explain  Colorado Progressive   Aug-14-07 12:24 AM   #11 
  - Good on you.My son bottomed out emotionally & then did what you did  Hekate   Aug-14-07 12:54 AM   #18 
  - It does not matter if I am intoxicated or not as far as the confusion goes  nolabels   Aug-14-07 01:00 AM   #19 
  - I quit anti-depressants shortly after I found DU.  sicksicksick_N_tired   Aug-15-07 04:51 PM   #77 
  - Your situation is not uncommon. About four years  mountainvue   Aug-15-07 10:45 PM   #86 
  - Nothing fun, no  chefgirl   Aug-14-07 12:22 AM   #7 
  - Take from me, kid:  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Aug-14-07 12:22 AM   #8 
  - What are "cheesy comestibles"  LeighAnn   Aug-14-07 12:25 AM   #12 
  - That's how...  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Aug-14-07 12:33 AM   #14 
     - He must've stolen it  Oeditpus Rex   Aug-14-07 03:23 AM   #40 
  - Yeah Tand  hang a left   Aug-14-07 01:41 AM   #28 
     - They recharge you. They are therapeutic.  Tandalayo_Scheisskopf   Aug-14-07 01:53 AM   #33 
  - ok-all jokes aside-  w8liftinglady   Aug-14-07 12:39 AM   #15 
  - Wow good to know  knight_of_the_star   Aug-14-07 01:18 AM   #23 
  - not all antidepressants do that=ask your doc-they expect the ?  w8liftinglady   Aug-14-07 01:52 AM   #32 
     - I'm not on any and do everything I can to avoid being perscribed them  knight_of_the_star   Aug-14-07 01:53 AM   #35 
  - lexapro does the same thing, friends say...  48percenter   Aug-15-07 02:58 AM   #65 
  - Other bad things were happening.Fear of losing my country just made it so much worse.  Hekate   Aug-14-07 12:45 AM   #16 
  - thanks nt  hang a left   Aug-14-07 01:39 AM   #27 
  - Lots of people have suggested good things in this thread...  adsosletter   Aug-14-07 01:15 AM   #21 
  - hey....  hang a left   Aug-14-07 01:37 AM   #25 
  - Sometimes, you have to feel a little better and a little supported  sfexpat2000   Aug-14-07 01:15 AM   #22 
  - Your are so sweet sfp2...  hang a left   Aug-14-07 01:38 AM   #26 
     - I totally subscribe to the idea that we've been traumatized for the last  sfexpat2000   Aug-14-07 01:53 AM   #34 
        - Right you are, m'dear  Hekate   Aug-14-07 02:53 AM   #39 
  - k&r..n/t  Madspirit   Aug-14-07 01:29 AM   #24 
  - depressed and hopeless over what?  Algorem   Aug-14-07 01:44 AM   #29 
  - Over you not posting more to the threads I start n/t  hang a left   Aug-14-07 01:48 AM   #31 
  - Wellbutrin, just last week, in fact  Wetzelbill   Aug-14-07 01:59 AM   #37 
  - Watch out for Effexor!  quantessd   Aug-14-07 02:33 AM   #38 
  - Effexor has some of the worst side effect (brain-shivers, weight gain)  adsosletter   Aug-14-07 03:43 AM   #41 
  - "I don't blame you at all for wanting to get off the Effexor..."  quantessd   Aug-14-07 04:31 AM   #43 
     - Well, I hear ya' about the health concerns...  adsosletter   Aug-14-07 04:44 AM   #44 
        - You have got to be kidding me.  quantessd   Aug-14-07 04:55 AM   #45 
           - well...I'm not sure what your college degree has to do with anything...  adsosletter   Aug-14-07 12:04 PM   #49 
              - You're right, I was sort of a jerk. I'm sorry for sounding pretentious and rude.  quantessd   Aug-15-07 01:37 AM   #54 
                 - No problem...I've been working on an MA thesis...  adsosletter   Aug-15-07 02:51 AM   #64 
                    - Great! It sound interesting.  quantessd   Aug-15-07 03:18 AM   #66 
                       - Anyone who ever wants to be forgiven for something...  adsosletter   Aug-15-07 10:33 PM   #82 
  - Effexor makes people hostile. That explains DUs attitude.  xultar   Aug-14-07 12:06 PM   #50 
     - no,no,no...that doesn't explain my attitude...  adsosletter   Aug-14-07 03:23 PM   #53 
     - Sorry, xultar, if I somehow insulted you.  quantessd   Aug-15-07 01:48 AM   #56 
        - No you didn't at all. I used to take Effexor and it made me want to fight and argue  xultar   Aug-15-07 06:31 AM   #71 
  - IMO, the people who aren't depressed aren't paying attention  melody   Aug-14-07 04:30 AM   #42 
  - I was on Effexor XR  JTFrog   Aug-14-07 05:13 AM   #46 
  - did you get the electricity in your head when you ran out?  yurbud   Aug-15-07 01:58 AM   #60 
  - Yes, the zaps.  JTFrog   Aug-15-07 04:35 AM   #68 
     - I was getting my stuff through mail order for a while, and sometimes it was late  yurbud   Aug-15-07 03:57 PM   #73 
  - Effexor is horrible to quit Cold Turkey.  quantessd   Aug-15-07 02:49 AM   #63 
  - Not on any meds, but my 'low blood pressure' disappeared and now I'm borderline to having  sinkingfeeling   Aug-14-07 09:13 AM   #47 
  - Effexor is what worked for me, but I'm off of it now because I'm broke.  porphyrian   Aug-14-07 09:20 AM   #48 
  - ATTENTION: EFFEXOR side-effect is HOSTILITY...  xultar   Aug-14-07 12:07 PM   #51 
  - STFU, you ass.  Blue-Jay   Aug-15-07 01:38 AM   #55 
     - tee hee hee.  xultar   Aug-15-07 06:32 AM   #72 
  - I have been on either Zanex or valium since 1987  blues90   Aug-14-07 12:13 PM   #52 
  - I stopped taking mine...  devilgrrl   Aug-15-07 01:52 AM   #58 
  - please take care of yourself  pitohui   Aug-15-07 01:54 AM   #59 
  - I was on max dose and it didn't help sometimes  yurbud   Aug-15-07 02:10 AM   #61 
  - That's pretty fuckin' hilarious.  quantessd   Aug-15-07 04:50 AM   #69 
     - which part, the stress or the hope?  yurbud   Aug-15-07 03:59 PM   #75 
        - Oh, I need to stop being so nasty. Seriously. I misread your post.  quantessd   Aug-15-07 04:34 PM   #76 
           - that's what I take but it does't make me hostile just less conflict averse  yurbud   Aug-15-07 07:17 PM   #79 
  - I feel pretty grounded  Horse with no Name   Aug-15-07 02:27 AM   #62 
  - I was on them before I discovered DU  treestar   Aug-15-07 04:20 AM   #67 
  - Sometimes... in GD...  Bornaginhooligan   Aug-15-07 03:58 PM   #74 
  - No condemnation at all but I think we gobble -way- too many pills.  karlrschneider   Aug-15-07 05:01 PM   #78 
  - Boycott Big Pharma!  Megahurtz   Aug-15-07 07:24 PM   #80 
  - Half the country is on meds,  Mutineer   Aug-15-07 07:30 PM   #81 
  - I'll probably get preached at for this...  rucky   Aug-15-07 10:40 PM   #83 
  - Buspar  LittleClarkie   Aug-15-07 10:43 PM   #85 
  - I take Lamictal  thegreatcause2   Aug-15-07 10:52 PM   #87 

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