Psycho-Babble Medication | about biological treatments | Framed
This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | List of forums | Search | FAQ

Re: Escitalopram vs Sertraline undopaminergic

Posted by Skeletor on May 5, 2020, at 7:29:01

In reply to Re: Escitalopram vs Sertraline, posted by undopaminergic on May 4, 2020, at 10:56:05

> > Both are second-generation SSRIs, both exhibit minimal drug interactions via Cytochrome P450, both are the most prescribed SSRIs and are considered first line antidepressants. Who's been taking both and what were your experiences? (How did they compare to each other?). I am looking forward to read your experiences...
> >
> > Which one did you like more?
>
> Sertraline seemed most potent, but not per mg. Thus it had stronger adverse effects, including apathy and prolonging time to orgasm. I did alas not notice its dopaminergic effects at higher doses.
>
> So if you think you benefit from stronger serotonergic effects, go for sertraline.
>
> Somewhat interestingly, I found that it reduces the risk of suicide because it makes you apathetic enough not to take action on your suicidal ideas. You're more likely to just stay in bed.
>
> -undopaminergic

Setraline itself felt like being on Speed or something. Dirty feeling.


Share
Tweet  

Thread

 

Post a new follow-up

Your message only Include above post


Notify the administrators

They will then review this post with the posting guidelines in mind.

To contact them about something other than this post, please use this form instead.

 

Start a new thread

 
Google
dr-bob.org www
Search options and examples
[amazon] for
in

This thread | Show all | Post follow-up | Start new thread | FAQ
Psycho-Babble Medication | Framed

poster:Skeletor thread:1109958
URL: http://www.dr-bob.org/babble/20200303/msgs/1109973.html