That happened to me too. I started the meds last September and did great at first, then in December I had a relapse for a few weeks so I made an appointment with my shrink, figuring that I needed to up my dosage. By the time I saw him a week later, I was back to normal. I would suggest seeing your doctor again and getting their opinion. Your body may be metabolizing the meds more effectively and you need to up your dose, or there may be a better medication for you.<br><br>
Let me know how it goes.
Thanks Beth. I actually managed to get in to see doc this afternoon. Hopefully he will have some input. Yesterday just sucked. I was laid out most all day, and hate being like that. Anyway, i'll see what doc has to say. Thanks, Jo
This thing can be like a roller coaster ride at times.<br><br>
I have had relapses even on my medication. Good luck with the dosage being increased. I hope that helps you.<br><br>
Just curious, what are you taking, Jojo? I think I should know this but I can't remember. People metabolize meds so differently that comparing dosages is a moot point. My mother takes Paxil in a huge dosage. When it's compared to what I took of Lexapro or Zoloft, she takes much more of the medication than I do. If we were on the same med, she would require about three times the med that I would.