Life after Pristiq day 10 and my cat has parasites! Help! 9 y
Day 10 update of quitting Pristiq. A ton of improvement in the love department. Also, my cat has parasites but won't eat her food with medicine in it. Not sure what to do next. Advice?
Today is day ten without Pristiq. If you’ve read my previous blog post then you know that I tapered down to a quarter of a pill everyday before stopping this drug a little over a week ago. The first few days were horrid but I must say, I feel great! The past two days have been exceptional. As I lay in bed last night with my significant other I felt connected again. I felt wonder and awe looking at his face. I felt a need to be close to him and feel his skin. I asked him, ”Is this what it has been like the past couple of weeks? I just roll over and we both fall asleep? ... read more
Life after Pristiq 9 y
This is my experience tapering off of Pristiq. My last dose was one week ago. In this post I go over my side effects with and without the drug as well as my quality of life after one week without it.
Welcome to my blog! This is my first one so wish me luck!
This blog is dedicated to getting off of the drug Pristiq. I have been taking this med for about ten months now and decided to start tapering off about four months ago. The first few months were great but after upping my dosage from 50mg every other day to 50mg everyday I started to experience nasty side-effects.
I gained 15 pounds, develop large dark circles under my eyes, my hair was falling out NON STOP. It destroyed my libido, gave me night sweats and panic attacks. I was living in a stressful environment ... read more