I Have Serotonin Syndrome

Serotonin Syndrome anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Serotonin Syndrome. You're not alone. 12 People

    (I actually don't "have" it anymore,

    as I'd be well-over dead.) I had serotonin syndrome from 2011-2013. I confused it with mania, and I had never had a seizure before, so I didn't think too much of it when I was convulsing while conscious a few times a night. I was on the medication escitalopram ("Cipralex") and...
    grindhound grindhound
    22-25, T
    May 12, 2015

    Serotonin Syndrome Cost Me My Family :-(

    Have had migraines since I was a teen.  Still get a few a year.  When the headache is severe it seems to trigger the serotonin syndrome.  My family does not understand and have turned their backs on me.
    kathleenfox kathleenfox
    41-45, F
    Aug 4, 2011

    I had serotonin syndrome twice,

    both times it almost took my life. one of the side effects are homicidal and suicidal actions. The colombine shooting, the german co-pilot crash, the oregon state shooter, the colorado theater shooting. these were all caused from serotonin syndrome. It is the SSRI medications...
    dredinar dredinar
    36-40, M
    Mar 23, 2016

    Would like to hear from anyone

    who would be willing to share serotonin syndrome experiences.
    monser monser
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Sep 3, 2015

    Wanting To Share My Brain For Research In The Add And Sids Areas, Need Guidance.

    I am a 65 year old male with both ADD that is partially controlled by OCD and medication.  I am also the father of a SIDS death and theorized 20 years ago that serotonin and SIDS were linked because of experiences I have had in my lifetime.  I am now semi-retired...
    activewon activewon
    61-65, M
    1 Response Apr 11, 2010

    Serotonin Syndrome

    I was wondering i have had 2 bouts after taking antidepressents and at the moment are still not physically well. Can the syndrome go away and i get my health back,as i dont seem to find any one who can help me
    kittykat1958 kittykat1958
    1 Response Sep 13, 2012

    I Have Serotonin Syndrome.

    I took prozac in 1989 and had a explosive reaction in my brain from it. I was told it's the serotonin surge syndrome. It has taken me 24 years to be able to talk, work, go to school again and drive again. Not all of my feelings and emotions are back yet. If anyone out there...
    ladyinwaiting1 ladyinwaiting1
    2 Responses Mar 31, 2013

    I Have Had Serotonin Syndrome

    I have had Serotonin Syndrome twice noe and it is a truly horrific experience. I am desperately trying to find out all I can about this issue, as well as trying to find some kind of medication I can take for manic-depression/bi-polar. I am at my wits end and have had so mnay...
    Sjaraub Sjaraub
    2 Responses Feb 23, 2012
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