Jump to content

New med: vortioxetine

Recommended Posts

I've been having a really rough time lately. Depression , anxiety, thoughts of hurting myself, hurting others around me ( although I would never act) hppd is pretty bad dp/dr and visuals are off the charts. Got into,see my doc today and he suggested I try this new med


Apparently it not only treats depression/ anxiety but also cognitive function and brain fog.

Sounds almost too good to be true but I also I'm incredibly weary of putting any new med in my body.

I Know ssris should be avoided but I am considering it as I really need something right now

Has anyone tried this?

People know a lot more about this stuff than I do any insight is greatly appreciated.

  • Upvote 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

I would be a bit careful.  It is a relatively new drug.  And drug companies always send representatives hawking the new 'drug of the day'.   They go around to doctors offices and sometimes doctors get benefits of some sort by using these new drugs.   So just be careful!!! and research, research, research. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.