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SSRI’s vs SNRI’s - What's the difference between them?

Prozac vs Zoloft - What are the Differences & Similarities?

Dying for sleep, but getting no relief! HELP!?

I'm currently in a crushing marital separation after 28 yrs. with my wife. Am in major depression, starting Pristiq after a month of Prozac. I have tried melatonin, Tylenol and Advil PM, Benedryl and have read as many sleep related articles as I can. I took a month of Lunesta and now am taking... read more

Taking Fluoxetine (generic Prozac) at night instead of the morning?

Okay, another thing I'm contemplating is trying to take my Fluoxetine at night instead of the morning. I did this also when I was taking Cipralex (a.k.a. Lexapro/escitalopram) and it worked better for me, as if I'd take the Cipralex in the morning, I'd end up having to work my way... read more

If I'm on fluoxetine, what can I take for a bad cough associated with a cold or strep throat?

I am taking 20mg Prozac. I read that there are severe interactions between fluoxetine and dexmethorophan. What can I take for a really bad cough with a cold?

Does anyone get extremely bad heartburn with Prozac where it burns so bad in your throat?

Sometimes after I take it I get heartburn so bad and it just burns all the way up my throat I feel like I'm going to die from it. Sometimes I throw up and it really hurts. Has this happened to anyone else? How do you prevent it? Or deal with it?

Currently on 40 mg of prozac a day but my anxiety and OCD is so bad i dont know what to do?

Should i go up on my dosage?

What is the daily recommeded dosage of Xanax for severe anxiety/panic attacks?

I am also on Prozac but just curious to know the dosage of Xanax. I am aware it starts at 0.25 but what is the usual recommended safe dose daily?

How long does it take prozac to begin working for anxiety?

I just come off cymbalta and my doctor has put me on prozac 20mg daily. The cymbalta worked wonders. I've been on the prozac for only four days, and yesterday was one of the worst days I can remember in awhile. My anxiety, ocd, irritability and whatever else has been awful. I know it takes... read more

Prozac & heightened anxiety/nervousness?

Hi 'all! Myself and another member here have just started taking Prozac and we're feeling quite 'strung out'... nervous, heightened anxiety. Could anyone whose had experience with Prozac comment re: whether or not the anxiety levels out after awhile; how long that took to... read more

Does Elavil really help with panic attacks?

I have been having anxiety and panic attacks for almost a year now and Im ready to just give up on help. I have been on 7 different antidepressants. Prozac, Effexor, Effexor XR, Celexa, Buspar, etc. NONE of those have helped me. One made me suicidal, one made me so physically sick I was... read more

Prozac - Anyone experience weight gain AFTER they stopped?

I was on prozac for about a year and it has helped a lot, me and my husband are now trying to have a baby so i stopped but unfortunately gained about 15lbs in 3 months! Didn't gain any while i was on it but as soon as i stopped the weight just kept on coming! Is this normal? When will i start... read more

How long do side effects last after stopping Prozac? I have recently weaned off it.

I have wanted to stop as I wonder if it is still helping me? I occasionally feel depressed but nothing like before Prozac. My concern is I have been on Prozac for greater than 30 years. Does it get better or is this a lifetime problem? I have been off one month and now I am feeling irritable, angry... read more

Is is better to take prozac at bedtime?

I have been prescribed prozac to take at bedtime but will this help me throughout the day. My doctor feels that I'm depressed but I feel that I just need something to calm my nerves and take the edge off.

3rd day I taking Prozac... Why am I feeling like this?

Yesterday was my 3rd day taking 20mg of Prozac prescribed by the doctor for depression and major anxiety and panic attacks. I am 19 years old. The first day was okay, couldn't sleep well but that's all. 2nd day was good but woke up feeling anxious. Went to the restroom and had a panic... read more

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