... attacks and not coping so my doctor upped my dose. The first day I was space out and calm which felt a relief after being agitated, restless and all the anxiety feelings! However since then I am on my third day of feeling tense, feeling low, anxious and brain so right I feel like I can’t think straight which being on a continuous feeling of fear ... My question is upping the dose have an effect of feeling worse before better? How long will 40mg take to get in my system enough to cope with each day rationally?