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  1. recent BOOST in anxiety. help? pleaasseee
    ... go back to taking an SSRI because it worked for me. Prozac being my favorite. anyway, you were in the hospital...

  2. Help for Husband with anxiety/panic attacks
    ... "Red"]{REMOVED} I know that my dad started taking prozac after a few of his buddies admitted to him they had...

  3. anxiety and hormones!
    ... before my period is killer. A friend of mine is on Prozac because she has bad PMS. There are several Threads...

  4. Anxiety! sucks! I need help!
    ... to therapy... tooken medication.. i'm still taking prozac right now. I still have horrible anxiety. I don't...

  5. Does anyone take Klonopin everyday?
    ... panic attacks that I have during the day. I took Prozac for approx. 3 months and it threw me into a psychotic...
    ... It's amazing so far. I was on Xanax and before that Prozac - and as others have said-it about did me in. Prozac...

  6. Paxil dose
    ... toughed it out" but i got sick of it and switced to prozac ...

  7. Zoloft risks
    ... enough to let the beginning side effects pass.I started Prozac a month ago, I was afraid of it and had the jitters...
    ... and they do fine. I can't take it. I have tried prozac , celexa, wellbutrin, ect. None of them totally agree...
    ... of course I did not listen.Like I said I gave the prozac a try, my appetite has returned, my sex life is 100 ... friends who do well on zoloft and another who hates Prozac , like marian100 stated it's trial and error.I quit...
    ... does it affect people differently? > I have tried prozac , celexa, wellbutrin, ect. None of them totally agree...
    ... it, some have been positive, and in your case with Prozac , very positive. My interest is in what is best for...

  8. mirtazapine
    ... oxalate) Luvox (fluvoxamine) Paxil (paroxetine) Prozac (fluoxetine) Zoloft (sertraline, lustral) Tricyclics...

  9. Celexa Input
    ... Just a note. The one SSRI that did perk me up was Prozac . Loved it!!!...

  10. How do you change meds
    ... with the least side effects for me was Celexa and prozac . I really liked prozac. But had to come off due to...

  11. Buspar or other antianxiety meds
    ... I see my Psychiatrist on Friday. She has me on Prozac for OCD/Depression. I've also been taking Xanax a ... thats seemed to work for others) with an SSRI like prozac ? Is it something you take long term like an ssri?...
    ... curb the anxiety and i know she's going to say the prozac will help but im getting anxious she might not prescribe...

  12. Recently prescribed Ativan
    ... doctors consent of course. A SSRI such as Zoloft, Prozac etc, may help your panic more than Ativan, or taken...

  13. ocd into anxiety w/panic and now depression
    ... saw my psychiatrist yesterday and she put me back on prozac . I never had a reaction to it like I did the zoloft ... when I was on the prozac last year but Im still nervous. Ive been really...
    ... one of them! I quickly came off of it and went onto Prozac . I was very nervous at first, but as time went on ... doctor told me that a side effect of initially starting Prozac is anxiety, which is why they start you very low. ... dosage VERY slowly. It takes a couple of weeks for the Prozac to really do its job so try to be patient as you ride...

  14. Intrusive thoughts. Manifestation of anxiety?
    ... my mind is always churning. I just started on some Prozac ...and am working on therapy and a book by Foa, called...

  15. Anyone try Lamictal for Anxiety/Depression?
    ... now on day 5 of 25 mgs of Lamictal. I formerly took Prozac for many years, recently tried Zoloft for three weeks...

  16. New SSRI, worse before better?
    ... the med before the side effects taper off. I started Prozac 3 weeks ago, the first week and a half was the toughest...
    ... Hi, for me on the start of the prozac I took only half of the .5 twice a day but only if ... well with zero side effects and it got me through the prozac jitters quite well. I have not took any klonopin in...
    ... prozac made me jittery for about 4 days, felt better until...

  17. buspar
    ... I had the brain zaps from Prozac . -- Not fun at all! -- I have taken buspar for years...

  18. SSRI Withdrawal
    ... doctor's orders. Have you thought about going on Prozac to come off of Lexapro. Many people do that because ... Prozac stays in your system longer. Thus making it easier...

  19. Is there anybodyout there what feels the same
    ... repeating stuff you already know). Personally I've started prozac two weeks ago and its making me feel pretty jumpy...

  20. Constanly thinking I am going to die!!
    ... to find that the ones I did take (antibiotics and prozac ) didn't do anything of the sort! I've never been one...

  21. Social anxiety?
    ... can really help you with social anxiety. I'm trying prozac at the moment (been on for just under two weeks)....

  22. anxiety med?
    ... Prozac is wonderful....
    ... are so many SSRI's out there. I tried so many and Prozac is the only one that helped that didn;t make me feel...

  23. How much Buspar should I take?
    ... is great. Same thing happened to me when I took prozac . The one thing i did that i regret is immidiatly...

  24. citalopram for social anxiety
    ... Prozac is a very good drug for social anxiety. J...

  25. Does SSRI nervousness go away?
    ... drug and your dosage. I was started off on 20 mgs of Prozac , and when I went to a different doc, he agreed that...
    ... whoch was very sedating for me, so when I switched to Prozac it gave me a little bit more energy so I really enjoyed...
    ... It takes awhile for the SSRI to kick in. Prozac is a wonderful drug. It takes about 4 weeks to kick...

  26. Are ''runs'' of PVC's/PAC's common with Anxiety??
    ... I panic. They got much worse when I started taking Prozac for anxiety which actually made my anxiety worse....

  27. Cymbalta for Anxiety
    ... Have you thought about an older medication? Like Prozac ? I personally can't take the newer meds. I repsond...

  28. derealization and anxiety
    ... of it yet. The only thing that helped me a bit was Prozac . But.... i had to come off of it due to another health...

  29. tinkerbell lady
    ... have found some wonderful doctors and am on Welbutin, Prozac , and Klonipin. I have tried Seraquel, Lamictal, and...

  30. Mild Klonopin withdrawal. Homeopathic remedies?
    ... to the doctor and they took me off. I was on 20 mg Prozac , which, according to my new doctor, was probably too...

  31. Flying Anxiety.
    ... for panic attacks as such, and has now put me onto Prozac longer term to lower my heightened stress levels ...

  32. Please read!! Long
    ... not on par for my life right now. My father takes prozac and my cousin takes efexor, both for anxiety and depression...

  33. Anxiety Over Anxiety Medication
    ... I am where you are right now. I switched from Prozac to Zoloft, and this is day 7. So far, the side effects...
    ... Well, I was prescribed Prozac 3 weeks ago and have a giant fear of meds but today...

  34. From prozac to zoloft
    ... for me. If not, then I will probably go back on the Prozac . Zoloft has been a great success story for my mom ... who take it. I know one told me she went back to Prozac because of increased suicidal thought on Lexapro....
    ... I have been off and on Prozac for over ten years. My depression/anxiety/ibs comes...

  35. Opinion needed
    ... I can't remember when - that someone switched to Prozac from Zoloft after it quit working and in a few weeks ... she felt great. Prozac is a wonderful med. look into it!...

  36. Anxiety Medication and Pregnancy
    ... don't know which meds you are on, but I was taking Prozac when I conceived and I abruptly stopped it the moment ... weeks. When I saw the perinatologist, she said that Prozac is considered safe to take as well as the occasional ... that I had been taking. I decided not to take the Prozac because by that time (around 11 weeks) I could tell ... my anxiety was lessening somewhat (also, Prozac was not really working that well for me, not nearly...
    ... pregnant. My doctor switched my meds from celexa to prozac because it is safer during pregnancy. If the benefits...

  37. Any positives on Prozac
    ... There is a thread posted here about Prozac . It was about a month ago. Try to locate it because...
    ... The only side effect I had from Prozac is that I couldn't stay awake for more than 5min BUT...
    ... I got so much energy from Prozac . It was great. I wish I could have stayed on it...
    ... I have more energy too when I am on Prozac . I used to be very, very tired and had no energy ... because I was so tired all the time. But once I started Prozac , I could go out more. It does make me sleepy ... energetic. I know it sounds strange, but this is the way Prozac makes me feel. I feel more relaxed when I am awake...

  38. fluttering in chest
    ... and off all medications for anxiety (most recently Prozac and Xanax). Lately I have been noticing a strange...

  39. SSRI Allergies
    ... that I went to see a psychiatrist who prescribed me Prozac , 20mg once a day. After a month and a half she upped ... psychiatrist Monday and they told me to stop taking the prozac completely and to come in next Tuesday and she will...

  40. J2006, how are you doing?
    ... surgery to remove the cyst yet? I am still on Prozac 20mg and am doing well. The weather has gotten me...
    ... good for you! I am glad that you are doing well on Prozac - I really wish I could have continued - I really...
    ... too, but also controllable. I am so relieved that Prozac is working fine. Yes it will be very nice to take ... brain fog, I would suggest that you give name brand Prozac a try. It is pretty mild and helpful. I hope the...

  41. Help recommend me a med...
    ... have tried Paxil, Wellbutrin, Lexapro, Celexa and Prozac . Celexa worked but in the end I was very tired and ... couln't get the right dose to feel good. I also Liked prozac but I had to come off for other health reasons. i ... did not get tired from Prozac . I had energy!! I was great. There are a couple of ... threads on here that have several posts regarding Prozac . You should look them up. Are you seeking therapy...

  42. buspar good for anxiety
    ... tried so many - Paxil, wellbutrin, Celexa Lexapro and prozac . my favorite one was Prozac. Celexa was good too ...

  43. anyone have luck with treating GAD?
    ... effects and making me sleepy. However, have not tried Prozac , but I don't think SSRI's are safe IMO. But doesnt...

  44. Help! KLONOPIN,ZOLOFT&SEROQUEL WITHDRAWL
    ... guy said that when you take also meds such zoloft, prozac , the anti dep., that what can happen when you start...

  45. Disapointed at MD
    ... on a few different medications. Lamictal 100 mg Prozac 40mg Trazadone 100mg Rozerem 8mg Xanax .5mg @ 3x ... 1.5mg Ok. So i went to my physc i was at 30mg prozac , i asked him to increase my prozac and my xanax, because ... really seem to help me tremendously. He increased my prozac to 40mg but said no to the xanax. I'm fairly irratated...

  46. anxiety help
    ... would probably help a lot. If not, get some meds. Prozac works good for obsessive compulsive disorder, and...

  47. mixing anti-depressents and anxiety meds?
    ... I'm prescribed Prozac (similar to paxil) and Klonopin (similar to xanax...

  48. side pain under my breast!anyone else?
    ... thinking I was going to have a heart attack.I am taking Prozac but have only been taking it a week.I wish I could...

  49. Prozac Side Effects
    ... I have been taking 20 mg name brand Prozac for 5 days.I have not experienced any of those side ... able to.I hope you figure it out.Don't give up on the Prozac .I took it years ago and it does wonders.I think I...
    ... your reply! Do you have anxiety while you are taking Prozac , or before you started taking meds?...
    ... the pain issues I have.Bad side effects.And FINALLY Prozac cause I was able to tolerate it years ago.I have also ... tried Zoloft,Paxil,generic Prozac ,Ativan through the years.I really can't say if uping...
    ... Your reply is very helpful. Yes I am continuing on Prozac . The other symptoms do not bother me as much as the ... am just going to go with the flow. I have been on Prozac 20mg for almost 3 weeks---I think I am feeling better ... day" as others told me. Did everyone who has taken Prozac hit that "magic day" which you all of the sudden feel...
    ... the way J2006, how are you doing on the name brand Prozac ? Have you started taking it?...
    ... issues don;t clear up the brain fog then I will go on Prozac again. I read your post on the difficulties in...
    ... okay. I am just not sure if the breathing problem is Prozac or anxiety related, or allergy? I have never had...
    ... feeling better today? I know some people say that Prozac can cause increased anxiety, but usually it happens ... to people who take generic Prozac not the name brand. I did have a little increased ... anxiety when I first started on Prozac too, but it only lasted a day or two. I also started ... cross a post yesterday. This person had been taking Prozac for 4 months, and had similar symptom as mine: difficulty ... that she had pulmonary fibrosis! She quit takine Prozac and it went away. How scary!! And there were a few ... numberous articles/research about lung damange and Prozac ! I didn't know that. Now I think I will probably ... better now emotionally---am not sure if it is from Prozac or the warmer weather. I was going to start weaning...
    ... the night before and it could be that.I looked up Prozac and heartburn is a side effect!Someone said it was...

  50. question
    ... yes I have been on prozac for 4 years and about 3 months ago got off of it and...

  51. Paxil Question
    ... When I got to about 5 mgs I switched to prozac (10 mgs I think). I didn't have any withdrawals at ... all. Prozac has a very long half life so I think that's why. ...

  52. good experiences w/prozac???
    ... I am switching from Zoloft to Prozac this weekend. Zoloft has made me gain over 20 lbs ... My Dr. said there is usually no weight gain with Prozac , and that alot of people lose weight. Is the transition...
    ... I have never switched over however I have taken Prozac before and don't remember weight gain.I have just ... started Prozac yesterday again.I have so much trouble with meds.So...
    ... I have been on name brand Prozac for a month. I started on 5mg for a week, then 10mg ... had a lot of problems with other meds, but not with Prozac . I have had very little side effects, mostly very ... positive change in my mood as well. I will continue with Prozac ! I agree: make sure you take NAME BRAND, not the ... generic! PS. I got on Prozac hoping to gain some weight, but I think it has made ... lose weight. So if you are looking to lose weight, Prozac is probably the right med....
    ... you so much for replying.........I haven't started Prozac yet, as they gave me the generic at the pharmacy....

  53. does any one else feel like me?
    ... panic, and depression about 5 yrs ago. I have been on prozac for 4 years and about 3 months ago decieded that I ... have returned! I know that I have anxiety because the prozac has worked very well for me for a long time, but I...
    ... taken Celexa, Lexapro, Effexor, Cymbalata, Zoloft, Prozac , Elavil, Depakote, Lithium, Ativan, and Ambien for...
    ... the med? Did the symptoms return AFTER you were off Prozac ? Did you tapper off slowly or cold turkey? Why did...
    ... off of the medicine. I felt completely fine on the prozac . I decided to stop taking it because I was feeling ... any meds. I thought I would be fine. I did quit the prozac cold turkey but these symptoms did not appear until...
    ... helps me any but if not I guess it is back to the prozac ....

  54. Hi new here
    ... I suffer from anxiety also and just started on Prozac . I don't really get a spaced out feeling but i get...

  55. Can't tolerate any medicine!!
    ... be able to take this one.I have a prescription for Prozac but I wonder if it is even worth it!Does anyone have...
    ... of xanax from time to time. But I started taking Prozac (the name brand) 4 weeks ago and I can tolerate it ... effects, but luckily so far I haven't had any with Prozac . It hasn't done much for me either, on the other ... better and I have more energy). My doctor says Prozac is the "mildest" of all SSRIs. I would recommend ... give it a try. Just remember to take the name brand Prozac , not generic one---a lot of people have had bad experiences ... with the generic Prozac ....
    ... everyone!I have a prescription for the name brand Prozac in my purse.I insisted that the dr. give me a back...

  56. Are all SRRI's have sexual side effects?
    ... dysfunction...no way could i perform... now im on prozac ...and this med has been giving me hell, still unsure...

  57. Overly sensitive to everything?!
    ... troubling also...i been on celexa, zoloft and now prozac ...and this med may be too sensitive for me also.....

  58. more anxiety on prozac?
    ... I just started Prozac as well. I know it takes at least 4 weeks to see...
    ... I took the generic version of Prozac for about 27 days. I was on 20mg. It about did me ... anxiety issues at all before I started it. I was on Prozac for depression/anger/mood swings/PMDD. BUT, I had ... taking xanax as a result of the side effects of the Prozac . I have been off the Prozac a little over 2 weeks ... my body go on overload. I was much worse off on the Prozac then on nothing at all. If I was you I would stick...
    ... anxiety was gone, and it only took a few weeks...yet prozac seems to me screwin with me...i just dont feel normal...
    ... Are you taking generic Prozac or the name brand?...
    ... I've never been a fan of prozac but it worked wonders for my mother in law. She has ... developing a tolerance. So, when she goes back on Prozac , she's a little bit more high strung than usual for...
    ... I been on the generic Prozac 20mg for 3 weeks now and the reason i went on the...

  59. Cymbalta side effects
    ... feeling is probebly just a side effect. When I started Prozac the first 2 or 3 days I felt like I had to keep stretching...

  60. Doctor gave me cymbalta
    ... got some samples and a prescription for that and for Prozac just in case that doesn't work.I am really hopeful...

  61. Going to the doctor tomorrow...again!
    ... I have decided to go to the doctor to get some Prozac .I have tried Wellbutrin,Lexapro,Effexor,Xanax.All ... sick of listening to my own whining!Let's hope that Prozac doesn't make me sick.I NEED SOME MEDICINE!!!:) ...

  62. Dont think there is no hope left for me so fed up
    ... taken Celexa, Lexapro, Effexor, Cymbalata, Zoloft, Prozac , Elavil, Depakote, Lithium, Ativan, and Ambien for...

  63. i wanna know..
    ... Xanax.I stopped taking both.I am going to go get some Prozac on Friday because my daytime anxiety is not good.Good...

  64. Would like input on what you all are taking for anx/dep.
    ... I have tried Wellbutrin and generic Prozac . The Wellbutrin made me sooooo dizzy I could not even ... horrible. I stuck it out almost 30 days with the generic Prozac and all it did was create the anxiety I had gotten...
    ... know much about requestine brand name Fluoxetine aka Prozac ?...
    ... different for everyone. I have tried those from the SSRI ( prozac family) and had horrible side effects after the second...

  65. What is the Linden Method??
    ... gone as well. I am now taking a small dose of Prozac , only for my mild depression, not for anxiety. I...

  66. Prozac questions
    ... a bit anxious and dizzy in the morning when I took Prozac at bedtime. Then I switched to morning, and now I...
    ... Prozac comes in 10mg and 20mg capsules. I took 5mg by breaking...
    ... I am taking the generic prozac which comes in tablets. I just split the dose. ...
    ... week yet? Did you get headache on 5mg or 10mg of Prozac ? When I increased my dose to 20mg I had bad headache ... enough time to adjust. The bottom line is, 5mg of Prozac is definitely NOT enough to get rid of your brain...
    ... 20 this weekend. I understand that with generic Prozac , most people take more dose than the name brand. ... So if I am taking 20mg of brand Prozac , your ultimate dose on the generic should probably...
    ... Ok. I think I will try taking prozac at night. I feel so dizzy in the morning. Hopefully...
    ... doctor and see if you can switch to the name brand Prozac . According to my doctor, that's the difference btw...
    ... a few people have had bad experiences with generic Prozac , while the name brand Prozac worked very well for ... generic one, mostly anxiety problems that the generic Prozac has brought to them. This is why my doctor insisted ... that I only take the name brand Prozac . Given this, I think if your dizziness, fog, and...
    ... the generic and name brand! He prescribed generic Prozac to me. Fortunately, before I started taking it I ... she insisted that I should only be taking name brand Prozac . I am so glad I did my research and listened to her ... what I read from that web site is that, SOME generic Prozac have given patients side effects, mostly increased ... depends on which manufacturer you get your generic Prozac from. Since the ingrediants of generic meds can have...
    ... hello. I am still suffering the side effects of the Prozac . Things are better but I am still fighting the anxiety...
    ... many years ago but had not had any until the generic Prozac . The nurse asked me the last time at the Dr's if I...
    ... make us feel worse! Well, I tried to stop taking Prozac after only 2 weeks and had BAD withdrawl symptoms...
    ... had any good expereinces with the generic brand of Prozac ?. I seen alot of people have bad expereinces with...
    ... doc on Thursday. I am going to ask for for the real Prozac and try again. I did ask him over the phone about...
    ... I'll be changing over to brand prozac next week when I increase my dosage again, to what...
    ... now I see I am not alone.I just started name brand Prozac this morning.It is about my last hope.I cannot tolerate...
    ... I can't imagine anyone taking more than 40mg of Prozac ! I actually don't know anyone who has taken that...
    ... brand......I have never been able to take generic prozac and neither can my daughter.....make us anxious and...

  67. Please help.... Anxiety???
    ... events in my life).I am going to go back to doc and try Prozac cause I really want to function normally.I would try...

  68. Changing Meds
    ... of Celexa my doctor told me to fill my script for prozac incase at a low Celexa dose I wasn't doing well I...

  69. D/Personalisation D/Realisation only lasting a moment?
    ... nothing infact i could be feeling worse. j2006 can prozac work that fast i thought it took a few weeks to kick...
    ... recently came off of Celexa - I think that is why Prozac is kicking in right away. I feel awake and not dragging...

  70. Post your Klonopin Experiences Here
    ... for almost 20 years! This was for night panics and prozac for the day. Comming off klonopin was a TOUR THROUGH...
    ... better then take it. You will feel better once the Prozac kicks in and you won't need the Xanax anymore!...
    ... had very bad side effects with Zoloft and am trying Prozac now. Klonopin was prescribed to help me with anxiety...
    ... How long have you been taking Prozac ?...

  71. living with anxiety for yrs. now i feel like im back at the begining
    ... pressure and other things. my psychiatrist put me on prozac which is an anti-anxiety med as well as an anti-depressant ... is over. like a relief. so I know then that the prozac finally started taking effect. it wasn't like taking ... suffer with any bad side effects what so ever while on prozac . no weight gain, no headaches, no bloating, nothing ... effects, it was horrible. If you decide to get on the prozac , I hope it works for you as well it did me. talk to...
    ... not have. i do take klonopin, right now thats it, prozac did more damage than good for me. ive been on zoloft...

  72. How can I go to sleep?
    ... about getting on a medication. I am only 4 days into Prozac and so far so good. i do have it 24/7 but you...

  73. Doxepin for anxiety?
    ... idepressant, so have you used it before, or should I be on prozac ?...
    ... for what was going on in my head. I soon went on prozac and valium (Lorazapam). I am currently on Celexa...

  74. Heavy head,,,,lightheaded
    ... and panic for about 5 years. I usually do well with prozac and klonopin wafers but there is a time of the year...

  75. Meds making me crazy update!
    ... I just wanted to add that I started taking Prozac at the beginning of Feb. I took it for nearly a month ... anger/worry before the anxiety. Now because of the Prozac I am dealing with severe anxiety issues. It was horrible ... axiety under control and see what we will try next. Prozac also made my blood pressure go crazy and it was not...
    ... the vitamin suggestion.I am going to hold off on the prozac until absolutely necessary.I have taken Zanax occassionally...
    ... I did try Prozac for a week.It made my anxiety worse.Last time I took...