|DISCLAIMER: This info is not official, it is for conversational purposes only. The info
comes from Google. Call your doctor or pharmacist for information re medication.
|Many medications prescribed for PTSD are from 4 basic groups -
SSRI (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors)
MAOI (Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors)
All of these affect serotonin and/or norepinephrine (chemicals in the brain).
|Questions about your prescription?
Your pharmacist can really help, and is easy to contact. Go right ahead
and call the pharmacy (phone # is on the prescription bottle).
Ask to speak to the pharmacist.
doctor's instructions FOR
going on or coming off
|I stopped taking my meds abruptly.
Two weeks later I was sick as a dog. I
went to the clinic. They said the
withdrawal would never end unless I
went back on the drug and then
tapered off slowly. It worked.