View Full Version : Celexa...for Anxiety?

09-13-2005, 11:39 PM
My Dr. wants to switch me from Luvox to Celexa because it is supposed to be better for anxiety.

Has any one used this for anxiety?


09-14-2005, 12:23 AM
I used it for panic attacks and it was very helpful.


09-14-2005, 05:23 AM
For me, it made things much worse.

Everyone is different. So you're not really going to know how you will react to it unless you try it yourself.

09-14-2005, 11:35 AM
I found it helpful for the anxiety but didn't like the side effects so I switched to Zoloft which I liked better although I've been off both for a few months now. It just depends on your body and what works, the good news is that there are so many options but it can be a pain to figure out which works best and is somethign you can live with.

Good luck

09-14-2005, 01:34 PM
if the luvox is helping your anxiety I would stay on it, maybe upping the dose
if not then maybe try the celexa
be doubtful if a doc wants to change your meds for no good reason

09-24-2005, 09:34 AM
Celexa helped me but gave terrible sexual side effects. I'm trying Wellbutrin, but it seems to be making matters worse.