Zyprexa Side Effects

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  1. link Hillynh
    Zyprexa vitamins and minerals, information thanks, depleted, does anyone know where
    I've been searching for details about what vitamins and minerals are depleted, when taking Zyprexa. Does anyone know where I can find such information? Thanks.
    Hillynh- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  2. link Sandrag
    Zyprexa cold turkey, emotions, yahoo
    I went off zyprexa cold turkey after 10 days (I know you're not supposed to do that, but I figured it was such short-term use.) I now have no emotions, and my head feels funny all of the time. I have trouble getting comfortable when I go to bed. Can - 14% more...
    Sandrag- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Zyprexa
  3. link Sandrag
    zyprexa withdrawal and emotional blunting-help
    I went cold turkey off zyprexa after 10 days of use. Had horrible headache and insomnia, so I went back on, but I stopped after three days because my muscles twitched so much. Now my emotions are completely blunted and my head feels weird-I feel comp - 45% more...
    Sandrag- over a year ago - 22 Replies - in Zyprexa
  4. link Raven
    Zyprexa depression, bipolar disorder, blood work, blood sugars, insulin shots
    I was diagnosed in 1996 with depression by the VA. My depression became worse, and in 2001 Sept. I was also diagnosed with not only depression but also Bipolar disorder. I was prescribed Olanzapine for three months. When I noticed during that time I - 78% more...
    Raven- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  5. link Jtc
    Zyprexa short attention span, anxiety symptoms, short term memory, olanzapine, unexpected effect
    for five years I have been a recluse due to anxiety and panic attacks. Recently I stopped taking Olanzapine as a short attention span, poor short term memory and poor concerntration were attributed to Olanzapine by a psychologist I saw for the above. - 37% more...
    Jtc- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  6. link Mohler
    Zyprexa
    after my doctor changed my dose to 7.5mg my hair started falling out for about 6 months. i got very sick and my eyes swelled up very large and i worry about the long term side effects.
    Mohler- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  7. link Jtc
    Olanzapine and libido
    Since taking olanzapin my sex drive has diminished to a slow crawl! Am I alone?
    Jtc- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Zyprexa
  8. link Jtc
    Zyprexa drink alcohol, i drink, libido
    So far has totally destroyed my libido. If I drink alcohol I seem to be able to overcome this side-effect
    Jtc- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  9. link Amiduong
    Zyprexa insomnia, psychiatrist, hearing voices, wean, unsuccessful attempts
    I've been on Zyprexa for 5 months and I've tried twice to wean myself off of it. The first time I tried it myself and it was unsuccessful, as I ended up having severe insomnia that lasted 8 days (absolutely no sleep at all). I then decided to seek a - 88% more...
    Amiduong- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Zyprexa
  10. link Kimi8674
    Symbyax
    Was just wondering, would this show up on a drug screen and if so, as what? Am trying to get into school and don't want any suprises.
    Kimi8674- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  11. link Mikev
    Information
    I found out the best place to find information is on www.medlineplus.com. It offers many drugs and side effects. I work for a mental clinic and has helped alot in the past.
    Mikev- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  12. link Timhowson
    Zyprexa weight gain, great deal
    I have been on Zyprexa for the best part of 2 years. Luckily I haven't had a great deal of side effects except weight gain. I used to weigh about 10.5 stone now I weigh around 12.5. I am in the process of coming off it now I am currently down from 7. - 38% more...
    Timhowson- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  13. link Milfil
    Zyprexa birth control pills, major depression, bi polar, wean, barf
    I took Zyprexa for a year after a trip to the hospital. It knocked me out in the evening. I've gained about 20 lbs. Now, I want to lose it. The first time I tried to quit taking it suddenly and at the same time quit taking birth control pills. Big mi - 71% more...
    Milfil- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  14. link Guest296
    Zyprexa weight gain, insomnia, zombie
    Side effect is weight gain. Zombie like thoughts. When coming off it Insomnia.
    Guest296- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  15. link Sociahome
    Zyprexa medication, diabetes, brother
    dAVID MY BROTHER HAD BEEN TAKING THIS MEDICATION FOR OVER A YEAR. nOW HE WAS DIA GNOSED WITH DIABETES. WE NEED A LAWYEY.
    Sociahome- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  16. link Rosemary656
    Zyprexa sleep well, i can sleep, lexapro, hunger, health
    I have been taking Zyprexa for about 3 weeks and I just started to notice I can't seem to quit eating!! I am so hungry when I know I have had enough food. I was given the drug to go with my Lexapro for O.C.D. until it starts to work so that I can sle - 42% more...
    Rosemary656- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  17. link Joe_the_pirate
    Zyprexa generalised anxiety disorder, insomnia, luvox, depression
    I've been on Zyprexa for about 2 months now for Generalised Anxiety Disorder and depression along with Luvox. It's great for insomnia. Only side effects i've experienced is a rather irritating stimulation of my legs, and my insomnia has come back sin - 12% more...
    Joe_the_pirate- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  18. link Shianmiller
    Zyprexa ankles
    My ankles are swollen and I've gained 20 pounds
    Shianmiller- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  19. link Dynoboygd883
    Zyprexa bread and chocolate, peanut butter, depakote, ankles, six days
    my ankles swelled,I gained six pounds in six days and I couldn't stop eating everything in site. I craved peanut butter on bread and chocolate. now I hope I can lose the weight, I had already gained taking depakote.
    Dynoboygd883- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  20. link Bipolarbear
    Zyprexa baby girls, happy life, rationality, maniac, bipolar
    Since taking zyprexa I have had the most amazing side effects. Yes, I have changed from a raving bipolar maniac with no rationality into a "normal person" a caring parent of two baby girls and am now having a happy life. Praying that it lasts.
    Bipolarbear- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  21. link Caseddie
    Zyprexa situational depression, sudden weight gain, swelling in legs, ankles, paxil
    Taking it for 1 month. 1st 2 1/2 weeks good, then very sudden weight gain (10 lbs in 10 days) and severe swelling in legs & ankles, some in face and hands also. Took 2.5 daily. When will the swelling go away? Stopped the medication 2 days ago. No - 31% more...
    Caseddie- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  22. link Diclem63
    Zyprexa severe anxiety, withdrawals, tremors, weight gain, zoloft
    I have been taking Zyprexa (and Zoloft) for 2 years. I have gained 70 lbs. I have no energy. I do not have a full range of emotions. I am now very agreeable. I don't have reasonable reponses to things/situations. I sleep a lot, I no longer exercise a - 61% more...
    Diclem63- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  23. link Charlesfromage
    If you are uninsured and taking Zyprexa
    please contact me at charlesfromage at hotmail dot com.
    Charlesfromage- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  24. link Aaronto5
    Zyprexa schizophrenics, risperdal, schizophrenia, medication, take into consideration
    just a warning to parents, this drug as well as risperdal has been used on children, for reasons other than mentil illness. but, the FDA has NEVER approved for its use in children, not even for schizophrenia. it is not only dangerous to use in adult - 49% more...
    Aaronto5- over a year ago - in Zyprexa
  25. link Tyboo032000
    Zyprexa high blood pressure, restful sleep, premarin, periodically, stress
    Hi, I took the drug and other than a good AND RESTFUL SLEEP WITHOUT WAKING UP SEVERAL TIMES IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT, I HAD NO QUALLMS WITH IT. oN THE OTHER HAND, I WAS A LITTLE DROWSY AND WAS SINGING TO MYSELF WHILE SHOWERING. mY WIFE SAID IT SCAR - 61% more...
    Tyboo032000- over a year ago - in Zyprexa