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Wed, Apr 22 12:21pm · Depression: What medication can I try after so many years? in Depression & Anxiety

I have fought depression and anxiety since I was about seven years old when I had panic attacks. Without revealing my age what can you take when you have tried all the older medicines? It’s been with me for MANY years. Not the panic attacks but long spells of depression and anxiety to the point I am ver shaky most of the time. I’m sure there newer medications than the ones doctors want me to try again. I am now on Paxil again after trying it back in 1995. Seems it does everything except what it’s supposed to do. My present doctor refuses to change it but has reduced the dosage again to 25mg from 37.5. I hate to keep changing doctors and trying over and over. Being confined for so long hasn’t helped, of course. I am in good health for my age, still drive a little and do most everything for my self with weak need and chronic pain.

Mon, Mar 23 8:43pm · How are you handling anxiety in this time of COVID-19? in Depression & Anxiety

Fear not, for I am with you. Don’t be afraid for I am your God. I will never leave you nor forsake you. I will strengthen you. Depend on Me.

Mon, Mar 23 8:29pm · How are you handling anxiety in this time of COVID-19? in Depression & Anxiety

Thanks Ellen. That’s been on my mind for days to send to certain people. “Fear not, for I am with you. Don’t be dismayed for I am your God. I will strengthen you. I will NEVER leave you or forsake you.”