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Can You Combine Taking Cymbalta And Naltrexone For Depression
I have MS like symptoms for 6 months.Neuro thinks it's anxiety and gave me cymbalta (duloxetine).It took 80% of pain away.Im no anxious or depressed.I need a cure?
Depression is a mood disorder that can affect behavior and emotions. Symptoms of depression include feeling down most of the time, losing interest in previously enjoyable activities, increase or decrease in appetite or weight, sleeping more or less, becoming easily agitated or lethargic, feeling worthless, feeling guilty, having difficulty concentrating, thinking more about death and dying. Depression can sometimes result in suicidal thoughts and plans. In this case, emergent ...Read more
Probably: Cymbalta (duloxetine) for depression is fine. I find no indication for the use of Naltrexone in depression. If you are referring to just having to use the two at the same time, i find no contraindication for using the two together, ie, no drug to drug interaction. Both drugs are for serious illness and make shure you thoroughly discuss this with your pcp, addiction md, other provider or pharmacist/pharmd. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If opiates are the only thing that work for depression & anxiety for someone, is it possible that low does naltrexone might also work?
Is it ok to start naltrexone and ativan during detox from alcohol while already taking Effexor (venlafaxine) for depression?
Maybe: Are you getting all these meds from one provider? They are all psychoactive but are different chemicals and have different uses. Naltrexone is for narcotic addiction, whereas Ativan is for anxiety and Effexor (venlafaxine) for depression. With guidance of a doctor, you can navigate all of them together, but require monitoring response to this cocktail. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Have tried many drugs for anxiety & depression.Currently taking cymbalta (duloxetine) & klonopin. Depression persists with previous/current drugs.Suggest new med?
Second opinion?: Sorry to hear that you have been suffering from this for a while. Before any further med changes, it might be time for a second opinion to ensure that your diagnosis is accurate. ...Read more
On Celexa 20mg for years for depression. Dr. said to d/c that & start Cymbalta (duloxetine) 30mg for depr. & fibromyalgia. Do I d/c 1 & start the other all @ once?
I take 120 mg of Cymbalta (duloxetine) daily for severe depression. I appear to have more anxiety now, I am also taking 3mg Lorazepam a day. What are the risks?
Taking 40 mg of Cymbalta (duloxetine) for anxiety/depression -not helping . is just too low a dose?
I'm taking cymbata for depression & migraines, but i'm gaining a lot weight. Is their something i could take to help not gain lbs, &still take cymbalta (duloxetine)?
Reasonable combo: Cymbalta (duloxetine) is a SNRI for depression, anxiety and pain and Risperdal is a med that helps with agitation, paranoia. A low dose of Risperdal added to antidepressants can boost the antidepressant effects esp as it helps anxiety/agitation. Additional side effects are possible but can be monitored by prescriber. All patients on these meds should be regularly monitored. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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