Patient Comments: Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) - Treatments

What was the treatment for your obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)?

Comment from: dmakower, Female (Patient) Published: September 19

I have been on Luvox CR for 15 years. I was taking 150 mg a.m. and p.m. I stopped my medicine trying to go naturopathic. I tried for two months and got so bad with obsessive thoughts that I couldn't sleep for weeks. I now have to take 200 mg in a.m. and p.m., but my mind is finally quiet again. I will never go off my meds again.

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Comment from: rose, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: September 07

I am suffering from OCD for the last 15 years taking different medications, currently on Fluvoxamine Maleate.

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Comment from: anu, 25-34 Male (Patient) Published: February 02

I'm an engineering graduate teaching in an engineering college. Stuck with OCD for the last 14 years and using medicine. In the beginning I was given impiramin but now I use paroxetine-10 mg. I still feel problems sometimes. I want to stop taking more medicine.

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