Please only select a medication you believe helped you or is helping you and you take/have taken regularly.
You can select more than one drug (in case you take a combo or have found drugs useful at different times). If you’ve had to use an ‘other’ category, or not found an appropriate selection for it, please feel free to state the drug in a reply below:
Amitriptyline, a tricyclic antidepressant
Noritriptyline, a tricyclic antidepressant
Other tricyclic antidepressant
An SSRI (e.g. Zoloft (Sertraline), Lexapro (Escitalopram), Paxil (Paroxetine), Prozac (Fluoxetine), Citalopram (Celexa), etc.)
An SNRI (e.g. Cymbalta (Duloxetine), Effexor (Venlafaxine), Pristiq (Desvenlafaxine) etc.)
A GABA analog anti-convulsant (e.g. Gabapentin, Pregabalin)
A Benzo (e.g. Diazepam, Lorazepam) anti-convulsant.
Fructose based anti-convulsants (e.g. Topimirate (Topamax))
Fatty acid anti-convulsants (e.g. Valproate (Depakote))
Pizotifen, a serotonin antagonist, antihistamine
Meclizine, an antihistamine
A beta-blocker antihypertensive (e.g. Propanolol)
A calcium channel blocker antihypertensive (e.g. Verapamil)
A carbonic anhydrase inhibitor diuretic (e.g. Acetazolamide (Diamox))
An osmotic diuretic (e.g. mannitol)
A thiazide diuretic (e.g. bendroflumethiazide)
Other diuretic (e.g. a Loop diuretic)
Prochlorperazine, an antipsychotic (marketed as Stemetil, Buccastem etc.)
Thanks for all the feedback to help me put this together. NB Supplements for another poll.
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