PTSD
info
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)
Benzodiazepine
Tricyclic Antidepressant
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.
FOLLOW
doctor's instructions FOR
going on or coming off
medication.
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.

                           Chris