I am on the antidepressant Effexor. I am also on Clonazepam, Buspar, and Lamictal. I did well on them intitially as we increased doses to therapeutic level. I used to be more physically active and I retired 4 years ago. The past 6 months to 1 year I have become very forgetful as to where I place things then can't find them, I can't memorize a series of numbers to enter into an email form, my cognitive process has slowed down dramatically, I have difficulty understanding and learning new concepts, andI have trouble with word finding. I used to be an RN and was constantly multi tasking but I can't do that any more. I still get out and walk, I read, and I do crossword puzzles occasionally. My depression is pretty much under control but it seems lately I need a nap every afternoon. I am very frustrated as my husband notices the changes and as patient as he is he gets upset with these changes. I'm wondering if there is more going on
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