I Want to Go Off Antidepressants

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    I'm desperate to get off Paxil.

    My doctor prescribed it to me after my daughter was born because I suffered from postpartum depression (not hurting her but being very paranoid over her, I did want to hurt my husband though) I tried to quit before but the side affects was horrible. Even if I forgot to drink...
    beingme777 beingme777
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 20, 2014

    I've been on antidepressants

    for 13 years now I need to stop as I'm desperate for a baby The doctor seems to think it's ok I worry any one got any advice on pregnancy and antidepressants and coming off them
    Squible Squible
    31-35, F
    Jan 27, 2014

    Not Only That....

    I not only want to go off antidepressants, but I want to be okay, off of them too. I want to be able to be no longer depressed anymore. I want to off of them, and be okay without them. Sometimes, being on them, it makes me feel like I can't really express how I am really feeling...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Aug 26, 2009


    I remember when it was all i wanted. I wanted to feel normal, like i thought everybody else felt. So when the doctor said he was going to put me on pills i was glad. Now after almost a year i feel trapped by them. Its not that they dont work... Its them working being the...
    lostintheworld lostintheworld
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 12, 2011
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