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Medication Question

  • By ltlbt123 · New reply March 29, 2014
  • 8 replies
  • Hi everyone, it's been a while since I've posted. I was wondering if any of you take cymbalta? I have gastroparesis, lupus, and fibromyalgia and my rheumotologist wants me to take cymbalta for pain, but ...

Antidepressants if you've slow motility and obstructive defecation

  • By ZendaRen · New reply February 15, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • Just wondered if anyone who has slow transit and obstructive defecation has found or tried an antidepressant which doesn't make things worse please? I have tried Celexa (Citalopram) but had to stop due ...

Nausea and depression

  • By AlexD · New reply December 14, 2013
  • 4 replies
  • Hi everyone! Well, 3 days ago I ate blended rice poridge with a milk and all the joy started again! I cannot handle this horrible nausea anymore. Because it was a little bit better for a wile, but now ...

confused about brain tumor or anxiety attack

  • By AllanHoh · New reply November 9, 2013
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  • Hello greeting. My name is Allan, 22 years old, a male. Two years ago started to have dizzy, nauseas and feel like pass out in every single day..till now, the dizziness is getting worst and worst..I'm ...

An antidepressant that doesn't cause constipation

  • By IBSFriend · New reply October 21, 2013
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  • Does anyone know what SRRI is best for not causing constipation ...


  • By kerri92 · New reply September 8, 2013
  • 9 replies
  • I've found myself spiralling further and further into depression. I'm sat outside the hospital just looking at everyone go about their daily lives, smiling, laughing and at times crying. I'm struggling ...


  • By Albatross · New reply August 17, 2013
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  • how are GP patients dealing with depression, particularly low-grade. How about headaches ...

Thought it was gone for two it's back?

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  • By confusedandlost (Inactive) · New reply August 11, 2013
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  • I didnt know what section to post and I've been a long time lurker. In August if 2009, I had a horrible virus but they thought it was a uti and pumped me up with antibiotics that made me throw up. Then ...

Gastro And Depression/Anxiety

  • By lizp · New reply July 25, 2013
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  • I saw that the first depression thread was closed, but I am wondering if the depression I feel when I am sick with gastro is part of the cycle or if it is unrelated. There seemed to be some connection ...

1st H-pylori, now SIBO

  • By laineyk · New reply July 4, 2013
  • 14 replies
  • I wanted to know if anyone else has had both of these and had anxiety with depression with it? I have been sick for over a year now, lost 50lbs (so far) feel as if I am truly dieing. I took prevpac for ...

My depression

  • By Delila · New reply February 23, 2013
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  • Has anyone ever been very depressed? To the point they have to be put in the hospital? I have faught it for years. Since i was 17, and now i am 57. It just won't go away and stay away. How do other people ...


  • By ennia · Posted January 8, 2013
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  • HI everyone i was once so very active on this site when i just diagnosed with gastroparesis in january 2012,but got sick from oct 2011.i was intensely searching for a cure for anything that would just ...


  • By YannaUsagi · New reply December 14, 2012
  • 8 replies
  • Hello, everyone. It's been awhile. I don't know what to do anymore. I stopped taking my antidepressants (Welbutrin and Lexapro) in July because I thought maybe they were causing, or at least contributing ...


  • By shellshe2 · New reply November 29, 2012
  • 15 replies
  • I guess im kind of depressed not only is it depressing everyday to have gp but i guess with the holidays coming up makes it worse and i ask myself why me why did this have to happen to me i wouldnt wish ...

I can't take this anymore!?

  • By samwilson · New reply September 22, 2012
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  • Hello, I am really stressed out that i am going crazy. I have a very stressful job and i get headache every single day. My face is getting swollen, even the vain in my head. what is happening... Even ...

Anxiety and Depression linked to poorer physical health

  • By Kywn · New reply August 3, 2012
  • 1 reply
  • Good article on the effects of anxiety and depression on your life. Chronic illnesses often result in anxiety and depression and the link between the mind and the stomach is especially strong. Its a vicious ...

pain and aniexty

  • By kirbysf · New reply June 5, 2012
  • 6 replies
  • I have not been on these boards but having a very rough time and need help. I have very slow digestion and severve pain. I just started with a new medication called Viiyrd for depression and it is hard ...

medication instructions

  • By meldach · New reply April 18, 2012
  • 4 replies
  • i have gastroparesis and depression. I am a type 1 diabetic. I recently had abilify added to by cymbalta for depression. My pharmacist told me not to take my reglan and the abilify at the same time but ...

GP and anxiety?

  • By YannaUsagi · New reply April 7, 2012
  • 18 replies
  • Has anyone else noticed a link? I just had a panic attack today for the first time in a long time, and my GP went crazy and my stomach has been cramping horribly since then. Does anyone else suffer from ...

nno meds for this ever/too strong

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  • By ihologram (Inactive) · New reply April 1, 2012
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  • nothing to say but post healing jokes ...

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