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Cocaine And Zoloft
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What are the physical and mental side effects of alcohol and prozac (fluoxetine). Beer mixed with tequila and prozac (fluoxetine)?
Alcohol & Depression: Alcohol in any form -- including beer and tequila -- is a depressant. Combined with prozac, (fluoxetine) you could have much more sedation or intoxication than you expect. Especially when used in large quantities, alcohol disrupts your sleep cycle and neuronal tone. People usually take Prozac (fluoxetine) for depression or anxiety. Disrupting your sleep & neurons can worsen these conditions. ...Read more
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) addiction and withdrawal. How long would withdrawal last?
Varies: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) (combo of 2 kinds amphetamines) works by increasing norepinephrine & dopamine. The 1/2 life is 12 hours, which means that in 60 hours most of it is gone from the serum. W/drawal symptoms include changes in mood, thinking, blood pressure, GI finctions, and eeg. Taking the right dose and gradually tapering off reduces w/drawal symptoms. High doses/shooting may require medical detox. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have depression and taking amphetamines (speed, adderall, vyvanse, (lisdexamfetamine) meth, etc)?
Can cause depression: These drugs, if misused, can all cause depression. A psychiatrist may help you understand whether the depression came first (and you're taking the drugs in an attempt to self-medicate), or if the depression is the side-effect of the drug. There are better ways to help depression than stimulants. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Medication question: Prozac (fluoxetine) is a very good drug for depression; it has no addictive potential but there is an increased risk of suicidality in teens.Lorazepam is effective for anxiety but does have addictive potential. Never stop these meds abruptly - speak to your prescribing physician about the optimal treatments for your condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
NO! STOP NOW!: Combining Phentermine and another sri called Fenfluramine led to the so-called fen-phen crisis in the 90's when 1, 000's developed pulmonary hypertension, a non-reversible, often fatal, debilitating condition. We discovered this because the fen-phen craze created a huge study population. There's no reason to think another sri (celexa) won't interact the same way. Wanna be the cel-phen guinea pig? ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: When Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is used for pure adhd there is usually not much withdrawal. But stimulants can transiently help mood but then cause a dependence like coccaine which leads to depression. This is why stimulants don't make good antidepressants by themselves and why they are classified as a potentially abused drug. Discuss with your prescriber and don't take other people's meds. ...Read more
Can taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) everyday for a period of time cause dependence and withdrawl when stopped?
Yes: If this is a concern for you - discuss it w/ your doctor and you can find help for dealing w/ it. It's possible to have a relatively easy time of it but it needs to be done w/ good support. I wish you well in it and know that it's possible. Best! ...Read more
Not a great idea: It would require unusual, if not exceptional, circumstances for these two meds to be prescribed in conjunction with one another. They do not have precisely opposite effects on the brain but close enough so that their combination is generally not a good idea. Check with your prescriber. Sometimes street versions are used as uppers and downers. This, for certain, you should avoid. ...Read more
Can abruptly discontinuing Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) cause a mixed state in bipolar patients? I have Bipolar I Disorder and ADHD. I quit Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) for the summer break
Probably not but ...: It is likely not to be a problem but the wisest thing would be to discontinue the adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) slowly and note the effect of doing so. I strongly advise patient with bipolar I disorder to only change meds with medical supervision since the consequences of things going badly can be so great. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im taking 300mg of bupropion hydrochloride for depression , how will it mix withrecreational drugs like cocaine or ketamine?
Im taking 300mg of bupropion hydrochloride for depression , how will it mix with recreational drugs like cocaine or ketamine?
Bad Mixture: I am more concerned about mixing Cocaine and ketamine with your depression. In persons suffering from depression, recreational drug or alcohol use is not recommended. Bupropion and Cocaine lower a person's seizure threshold increasing one's risk of having a seizure. When using Cocaine and/or ketamine, one is less likely to make healthy lifestyle choices further worsening the depression. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Taking 300mgs luvox, 37.5mgs effexor, (venlafaxine) 10mgs evekeo and 1mg klonopin for depression and anxiety. Am I at risk for serotonin syndrome?
Drug Interactions: Effexor plus luvox together may increase risk of serotonin syndrome per Drugs.Com drug interaction checker. For full information about potential of each of these medication to interaction with each other see: https://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=2296-1524,2543-17160,703-357,1128-9754 ...Read more
Avoid the DUI: Moderate consumption of alcohol probably won't affect the meds you take, especially when they are not taken at the time of drinking. 1-2 drink/day may actually be good for your health, depending what type you are drinking. Excess alcohol/dui can kill with or without use of medication. So, drink responsibly. Drink for good health. Drink to make good friends. Avoid the dui. Good luck. ...Read more
Anything to ease Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) withdrawals and help with the addiction?
Call 1-888-859-5709: Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) withdrawal can be extremely unpleasant.In order to limit withdrawal, you should not stop taking it suddenly or without your healthcare provider’s approval and supervision. Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) can cause physical and psychological dependence. Your healthcare provider can slowly decrease your dose a rate that you can tolerate. See: www.Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)abusetreatment.Com/adderall-withdrawal. ...Read more
Yes, but....: There is no listed drug interaction between Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and nyquil so it is ok to take the two together. However, Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is usually taken in the morning (to minimize insomnia) and nyquil is usually taken at night (because it can be sedating.) these are two opposite effects and should be avoided for that reason. Also, there is a drug interaction with Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) and dayquil (increased stimulation). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer