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  1. How to start?
    ... our surgery, but before he went he suggested i try Prozac , just for a few months, to see how i go. I did and...

  2. Still get anxiety on medication?
    ... some of your questions from experience.... i am on prozac and klonopin and I still sometimes get anxiety attacks...
    ... i told my Doc yesterday that i didnt feel like Prozac was working for me. Ive been on it a month now, and ... as with anxiety attacks as opposed to depression Prozac take a little longer to kick in. I dont know if this...

  3. Meds and pregnancy
    ... certain meds while you are pregnant. ive heard that prozac while pregnant is okay but i really think each doctor...
    ... months! I posted a thread here myself. I came off my Prozac and stopped Xanax as soon as I found out (early, luckily ... OB GYN) who said it was perfectly fine to take the Prozac if I needed it. I do. But, I did online research and ... info I found online was out of date and some said Prozac was Class B, some said Class C (risky). One more...
    ... breathing. I even filled my presciption for the prozac , and took my first pill and then I thought, what am...

  4. breathlessness due to anxiety and nervous tension
    ... move Liana. I was very reluctant but Doc gave me prozac a month ago ,and im sure i feel a tiny bit better...

  5. Sleeping and breathing
    ... brain tells me to swallow do you think. I started on Prozac a month ago, i was wondering if that has anything...
    ... have it for a long time, and recently i was put on Prozac for panic attacks, and its come back to a milder degree...

  6. Anyone have a constant anxious feeling for no reason at all?
    ... give in and went to the Doctor who prescribed me with Prozac ive just taken 3 weeks worth and i think i feel calmer...
    ... soon. i think i might want to try something liek prozac though, something i take every day. i think it might...

  7. Anxiety is wasting my TIME.
    ... brush off taking any Meds, i was th esame i started Prozac a month ago as this seems to be the least addictive...

  8. a few tips for sufferers
    ... through anxiety attacks daily right now. Been put on Prozac , but the bit hwere you said tell people around you ... in his thirties. I havent told my Father about the Prozac though!! Every day its a struggle right now, i ... from the moment i open my eyes. The Doctor said the Prozac may make me feel worse before i feel better, its been ... it. The panic attacks still happen, i dont know if Prozac is helping it or not, but im due to see my Doc this...

  9. The Linden Method
    ... lexapro and the other will lose weight. I know that Prozac is one that not alot of people gain on. I personally ... gained on all except Prozac . I was only on it a very shourt time and had to come ... health issue, but If I go back on meds I will chose Prozac ....

  10. valium??
    ... with valium as it doesnt seem to touch it. Im taking Prozac which im not even sure is working as ive been on it...

  11. Prozac question
    ... I recently (10 days?) started taking 20 mg Prozac as well. It's actually interesting because it does ... take up to a month to begin feeling the benefits from Prozac ....
    ... except the tiredness. Im really pinning my hopes on Prozac getting rid of my problem. My CBT therapist says it...
    ... Yes,I was on Prozac for almost 5 years,and was tired all the time,had...
    ... Really tired, headache which may not be related to the Prozac at all. But i feel a little dreamy, sort of slow and...
    ... How long have you been taking Prozac Alt?...
    ... pretty much constant today. Maybe i need to up my prozac from 20mg a day :((...

  12. Tired of being anxious all the time!!
    ... sick, but I now know it was all anxiety and I am on Prozac now. I always have those thoughts about having those...
    ... How long was it until you felt an improvement on Prozac . Ive been on it 18 days now, should i be feeling anything...

  13. Zoloft question
    ... want to try a different SSRI like Celexa, lexapro, prozac , etc. I would talk to your doctor. Sometimes you...

  14. anyone have shortness of breath?
    ... I have it too, I have been taking prozac for 3 weeks and its not helping, I think this may...
    ... which is also a big part of my panic attacks. Im on prozac now, things are getting less scary, but im still having...

  15. How am I going to survive
    ... With Prozac mostly !! I think my advice is: To take each...
    ... breath (air hunger) attacks of which my doc put me on Prozac , i am having cognitive behaviour therapy too, to face...

  16. Oh My God< I Have Booked A Holiday, Panick!!!!!!!!!!!!
    ... attacks not even associated with flying so Doc put me on prozac , which i think may be kicking in a bit as im not having...

  17. how many symptoms?
    ... exact symptoms (plus many more) as you have. Was on prozac for years, felt I was cured and quit them, did o.k...

  18. I'm afraid to change from ativan to Klonopin
    ... go to a psychiatrist and he has me taking generic Prozac and I'm up to 30mg. he is going to have me go up to ... 40mg. I've been taking the prozac with Ativan 1mg twice a day and it's really helped...
    ... it will be alright since I've been able to take the Prozac . :) Pokey2...

  19. is anxiety taking over my life???
    ... will be trying to get pregnant soon so I switched to Prozac . My doc just told me that Prozac could cause pulmonary...

  20. Prozac confusing
    ... usually get side effects with my first pill. With Prozac I know plenty of people who have not had any side...
    ... I take Prozac 20 mg. It helps me so much. It took about 2 weeks...

  21. Help....cant work and broke
    ... here but looking for some support and ideas. Im on prozac and was on Effexor until my insurance company decided...

  22. Buspar
    ... headaches for 2 months. Nerve pain through out body. 3) Prozac ( made me hear auditory sounds) very scary. 4)...

  23. Zoloft v Prozac
    ... I took prozac two years ago when I first started having panic and...
    ... I did not take zoloft but Ihave taken Prozac and I loved it. I wish I was still taking it....

  24. will the butterfly feeling go away
    ... have been diagnosed with PPD, OCD, and GAD. I take Prozac 60mg daily, Remeron 15mg at night, and klonopin.25...

  25. Could this be from Anxiety?
    ... doctor did the chest xray, he also gave me a script for Prozac , 10mg, for really bad PMS I've been having the last...

  26. Prozac question
    ... that my body was and is obviously lacking whatever Prozac gives you back...
    ... possible to feel the effects so quickly. I am also on prozac , I started feeling the effects much slower.... ...
    ... J2, I'm taking Prozac initially for these shortness of breath episodes which ... about the depression afterwards. I'm really hoping Prozac works. I have been taking 5mg valium when i feel an...
    ... out with what I've heard :) My doctor put me on Prozac for depression a while back - but I have OCD too, ... doctor if I was imagining things, but he said no; that Prozac worked much quicker for OCD (I'm guessing other types...
    ... Prozac worked in about 2 days for me. It was a wonderful...

  27. Antidepressants And Pregnancy
    ... have been on here that past few days asking about prozac and pregnancy. Now my doctor told me that prozac ... effects while pregnant. My doc suggested I stay on the prozac until I am pregnant and then switch to zoloft. I...

  28. Help recommend a switch from paxil
    ... Have you thought about Prozac ? I was on it an extremely short time - it gave...
    ... recommendation? Also, how about Zoloft compared to Prozac or Celexa? I know these all effect everyone different...
    ... I just switched from celexa to prozac because I want to get pregnant. Now My doctor tells ... great for my husband(lol). I think I will stay on the prozac until I am pregnant and then switch again to zoloft ... attack. When I did the switch from celexa to prozac I was a little anxious for like 3 days, but nothing ... are afraid of weight gain I would probably go with Prozac . It is the oldest and most tested anti-depressant...

  29. Trouble eating? Rotating symptoms?
    ... automatically triggers my worries. I am going to stay on prozac while pregnant and hopefully I can handle it. ...

  30. anti-depressants and pregnancy
    ... depression. I just switched my meds from celexa to prozac because I want to stay on meds when I am pregnant ... feeling horrible when i am pregnant. Has anyone been on prozac while pregnant??? How did it go???...
    ... and make it to term with my anxiety. I have heard Prozac is ok. But i'd say confirm with your Dr. There should...
    ... would really double check on that med. My doctor said Prozac has been around the longest and has been tested the...
    ... I was told by my doc to take prozac or zoloft. I was on zoloft before and had sexual ... am trying to get pregnent(lol) I switched to the prozac and I want to be on it for a few months before I start ... concieve so I know that it works for me. I think Prozac it what I will go with. Thanks for the advice...
    ... way so I guess everyone is different. I also heard prozac is safe. Good luck on ttc!;)...

  31. Anxiety and prozac
    ... I was on celexa and switched to prozac because I want to get pregnant and was told that prozac ... switch. I have not had any panic attacks while on the prozac . I did read that some people who drink on prozac ... much. I researched the web and found that when on prozac 1 drink=2 drinks. If I were you I would just not...
    ... Hi, I gave Prozac a try at 10mg a day and it worked wonders on me, the ... and my depression started to lift, my dr stopped the Prozac due to irrigular heartbeat which started on my 6th ... quit caffeine too,so I tend to beleive it was not the Prozac but my caffeine intake?? I'm back to square one again...
    ... i very reluctantly started Prozac 4 days ago, i was scared to start as my aunt commited...
    ... I take 60 mg of prozac daily and I have seen a difference in my anxiety attacks...
    ... degree and that was back in Feb 2007. I do not like Prozac at all!...

  32. Help with options...
    ... last longer in your system. Have you ever tried Prozac . I was on it for just 2 weeks and lost 5 pounds and...
    ... They had me on prozac when I was a teenager. I cant say I remeber what it...
    ... Prozac is said to work great for panic. there are a few posts...

  33. Prozac, (fluoxetine 20mg) question pls
    ... due to another health issue I was having. I loved prozac . Make sure you start out low to get your body used...
    ... had bad anxiety and stomach trouble when I was on prozac . It didn't work out for me, so I am on paxil (paroxetine...
    ... I take prozac , I started 20mg, then went to 40mg, and now I've been...
    ... 20mg see if you can get klonopin or xanax until the Prozac kicks in....
    ... usually start people out with any more. I was on Prozac for 10 years. It worked fine. No more anxiety attacks ... normal. A doctor put me on Cymbalta in place of the prozac and it worked for a year but then I started to get ... stomach pains on it, so I was switched back to the prozac at 20 mg which my doctor says is where they normally ... hoping the 20 will be enough. I tried Paxil before the prozac and put on 20 pounds in about a month, which is why...
    ... my prayer. I seen a psychiatrist and he put me on Prozac (generic) and he upped my Lozepam (Ativan) from .05 ... Anyway, scared to death the psychiatrist prescribed Prozac and started me off on 10mg. with taking the ativan ... the other day and he wants me to go up to 40mg. of proZac and he wants to change the ativan to Klonopin 1 mg ... which I think was coming from nerves???? Anyway, Prozac has been a Godsend so far....I was desperate for some...
    ... being scared all my life, so we will see how taking prozac will help me, combined with the Congnitive behavoural...

  34. Long term Xanax use and Anxiety Disorder...have questions, need advice
    ... 2MG Xanax XR per day in addition to a small dose of Prozac . I was petrified of Xanax but it made me feel normal ... slowly stopped taking the XANAX and stayed with the prozac . I had a couple of days of feeling crummy but nowhere...

  35. anxiety has taken over
    ... most of the time I will cry. My doctor has me on prozac , and it hasn't been long enough for my to tell if...
    ... think you will get some positive results from the Prozac , it takes a few weeks to see any positive effects...

  36. breathing anxiety?
    ... open up enough for me to breath. Ive been put on prozac i started today, im really hoping this will work in...
    ... affecting my life so badly now, ive had to give in to Prozac to alleviate these episodes. Im on day 2 of these ... attention, therefore making things worse, so im praying Prozac will give me some relief. im on 20mg to start with...
    ... rays,bloodwork,echo's,ekg's and all perfect.I was on Prozac and it did help along with klonopin but had to quit ... the Prozac for a spell and sure enough it returned.Lightlife...

  37. Is this Anxiety?Please Help!!
    ... more drive and ambition. Catch 22. What did the Prozac do to you? Was it an increase in the anxiety? How ... long did you take it? I took Prozac for 2 weeks (before they diagnosed me with seizures...
    ... Hi, I was on prozac for almost 4 years,it helped me out 100% at first...
    ... going on those types of medications. Did you take Prozac for anxiety? Did you know you had seizures before...
    ... questions,not at all. I actually started to take prozac for depression,but,the more I seem to read about ... tell me that the generic (fluoxetine) is safer than prozac .Why I don't know,he was just going by experience...

  38. Help me - What can I do? Fear of Throwing up in Public Places
    ... anxiety medication out there are anti depressants, like Prozac and Zoloft, because they help control not only your...
    ... Ativan helped me with the sick spells and now I take Prozac , too. I couldn't take anything for a long time because ... My psychiatrist is wanting me to go up to 40mg of prozac and try Klonopin 1 mg. I dread this but will see if...

  39. stubborn about meds/therapy
    ... many people. Both of my parents are on meds (Dad on prozac and klonopin, Mom on effexor), my cousin has been...

  40. Dr. sending me to psychiatrist, freaking me out !
    ... years and didn't tolererate any of them well, except prozac years ago. Again thanks and I will let you know...

  41. Please Help im so upset by this,,,
    ... coming down off these drugs? My Doc is putting me on prozac but wants to wait until my vacation is over so i can...

  42. Question about Safe Xanax Use
    ... for GAD long term, such as an SSRI. Something like Prozac or Zoloft is not just for depression, but they had...

  43. Paxil withdrawal
    ... or Lexapro at least 4 weeks? some people go on Prozac to come off other SSRI's. Maybe you could look...
    ... I have heard a few times now that some go on Prozac to get off Paxil. It may be something I need to check ... more jittery. Thanks for your input, esp. about the Prozac . Do people take it at the same time they are on the...
    ... Maybe they have you cut back on the Paxil and add the Prozac . I have read that many people end up staying on Prozac...
    ... That is what I thought. You start out slow on the Prozac as you wean off the Paxil. Well, my ins. company...
    ... wait when you have anxiety. PS. i really like Prozac ! But get try not to gete the generic. The generic...
    ... Are you on Prozac now? Do you take it for anxiety?...

  44. I think my OCD thoughts are getting worse
    ... toward OCD. For about 6 weeks or so, I have been on prozac , knlonpin, and remeron, and I do feel a little better...
    ... know how to help. Maybe you need a higher dose of prozac or a change in meds. Godbless:)...
    ... grounded and balanced over the following weeks. Remember Prozac takes longer than all the other SSRI's to kick in...

  45. I feel so alone
    ... vermedicating ourselves. I suggest reading the book "Beyond Prozac " which offers some lifestyle changes you can make...

  46. Xanax VS Klonopin VS Valium
    ... and 80MG of Prozac each day. Thanks for responding....

  47. Every Day Feels Like 'The First Day of School'
    ... Post pardum depression (I have a 7 month old) I take Prozac , Klonopin, and Remeron and I see a therapist every...

  48. Is it too early for my AD to work?
    ... worse, si I went back to the doc and I was put on prozac . It seems a little better but I still have some symptoms...

  49. First post, a bit nervous - prozac ?'s
    ... Hi: Prozac normally takes between four to six weeks to work....

  50. does the dosage/ effects of xanax intensify if taken with lexapro
    ... I have been taking prozac and xanax together for years, and I feel much better ... trained in dosage and drug interactions. I don't think prozac intesifies xanax, that is a strong drug in itself...

  51. nervous stomach??
    ... recently been diagianosed with PPD, OCD, and GAD. I take prozac , klonopin, and remeron does anyone else experience...

  52. Desperate... need help!! Please read.
    ... as a 4 year old) and OCD, and GED. I was perscribed prozac , klonopin, and remeron. I feel a lot better that I...

  53. anyone here just take xanax (or other benzo)
    ... I take prozac , klonopin, and remeron hopefully, soon I'll just ... need the prozac ...

  54. Anxiety/Panic driving me insane need help!
    ... understand what you are feeling I saw my doc and got prozac , klonopin, and remeron. They help the racing thoughts...

  55. Mad with new doctor
    ... it.On my last visit with my p-doc she prescribed me Prozac for my depression, she has also tried me on others ... another doctor in the clinic to see how I was on the Prozac , so I began the Prozac and it did seem to help my ... appt with my "new" p-doc and told her I think the Prozac may be causing my heart palps and the recurring hives ... and I explained I had no trouble till I started the Prozac and the elavil was the only thing that helps me sleep ... through her hard skull that I was fine before the Prozac other than major depression.I hope this is not too...

  56. Pregnancy and anxiety
    ... born, and this time zoloft didn't work, so I take prozac . The anxiety has eased up a bit....

  57. Prozac for anxiety?
    ... I have taken Prozac on two different occasions throughout my life time ... about 12 or 13. At about the age of 24 I was put on Prozac and I thought it was the best thing that ever happened ... and needed to go back on something and decided that Prozac worked once, why not go back on it? I did okay for ... for anxiety there are other drugs out there besides Prozac . Hope this helps...
    ... I take prozac and I think it is working, I still have some anxiety...
    ... Paxil slowly and onto Celexa. I was wondering how Prozac worked. I've heard it's not as strong as most of the...
    ... Do you still have to take any benzo's? How much Prozac do you take? Have you ever taken anything else like...
    ... I loved Prozac . Unfortunatly i wasn't able to take it for very long...
    ... for now will keep taking them. (I was put back on prozac again a few years ago but I didn't think it was working...
    ... 3080024]Do you still have to take any benzo's? How much Prozac do you take? Have you ever taken anything else like ... it take to 'kick in'. Dawn <>< I take 40mg of Prozac and it took at least 5 days to kick in. I also take...

  58. Anxiety and Immediate Diarrhea
    ... which just brings on diarrhea. I have been taking prozac for about a month and it helps a bit. I still feel...

  59. Getting scared again
    ... BAD and had sexual side effects. Im hopeing to try Prozac when I get insurance again :( Thank you for your...

  60. It's back!
    ... found the one? I tried lexapro, wellbutrin, generic prozac and celexa. And of course klonopin when needed. ...

  61. how long to recover?
    ... I suffer from GAD and I take prozac and klonopin and remeron, the doc told me that I would ... need these 3 for about a month the hopefully, the prozac alone would be enough.... anyway, my question is....

  62. think I have social anxiety disorder.
    ... on zoloft and it didn't seem to help so now I am on prozac and I think it works better...

  63. Just started taking eleva(ZOLOFT) need help!!!
    ... 50mg and it didn't help my anxiety at all. I take prozac now, and I think it is working better...
    ... of weeks and see how I do. He started to put me on Prozac but my mother is on it and she acts crazy. I dont...

  64. What to do at the start of a panic/anxiety attack
    ... it knocks me out, and I guess it works. I also take prozac and klonopin. I go back to the doc in a few weeks ... I'll be feeling better and I'll just continue the Prozac and won't need the others I am curious to see other...

  65. J2006, how are you doing?
    ... have not returned at all, knock on wood. I am off Prozac a month ago and have had no withdrawl symptoms either...
    ... now. I havn't been on any meds since coming off of Prozac . I have only taking 1/2 of a klonopin in months. I ... really think Prozac did something to help me along even though on it for...

  66. Any one using Diazepam?
    ... had on them? He also said I should start taking prozac as well and should stay on it for at least 6 months...
    ... you are not going to drive to see how it works. Prozac was a good drug for me. I felt great...but I had to...

  67. went to the doc..should i believe him?
    ... I am or was afraid of meds but I gave in and tried Prozac and it seems to be helping, I sleep better without ... with it but I said no. It has been a month now on the prozac , so far so good and I did not read up on the side...

  68. Irregular heartbeat when laying on side?
    ... than worry.I'm thinking mine has something to do with Prozac which I started around the time the irregular beats...

  69. My dilemma! Suggestions please!
    ... want to be too tired to function! I've tried Zoloft, Prozac , Celexia, Xanax, klonopin, Luvox (Fluvoxamine), Nuerontin...

  70. Damon11176 this is for you
    ... when you're trying to go to sleep..it's more in the prozac or zoloft family, a take everyday anti depressant...

  71. How long until side effects go away ?
    ... Hey dinney: Prozac is in capsule form - and a few people on this board...

  72. effexor XR
    ... terrible reaction with side effects and quit them, was on prozac 10 mg. for years then quite because "I was well",...

  73. Xanax in the am Klonopin in pm is that ok??
    ... problems for a long time but had them under control until Prozac . I will never touch that stuff again. The klonopin...

  74. Doctor's Appointment Today
    ... going to the doctor Hope you did ok. I have been on Prozac for 10 years and seem to be having another episode...

  75. My Paxil Nightmare -- Please Read!!!
    ... enough is enough -- and they prescribed me a generic prozac , in which I am going to get this week...... I heard ... switching to prozac is easier to get off of than paxil. Does anyone ... have any similar stories? How is prozac ??... I rather take nothing -- but i need to wean off ... them!!! Paxil gave me sexual side effects -- will prozac do this too?? Thanks!!!!...
    ... you when you were on it? Many doctors prescibe Prozac to people who are coming off another drug. I personally ... liked Prozac . It stays in your system longer and that is why it...
    ... Prozax to come off the Paxil. Many people do this. Prozac stays in your system longer than most SSRI's and is ... used alot of times for this reason. I loved Prozac by the way. I had not one side effect coming off....
    ... Yes I heard of this -- taking prozac to get off paxil.... I just got a prescrip. for...
    ... it. Did your Doctor tell you how long to take the prozac before dropping the Paxil? Just curious....
    ... i figured id stop taking it all together, get the prozac tomorrow -- and then take that every day until i can...