I have been successfully prescribed citalopram for the past two years. Of late I have experienced increased anxiety and feelings of depression. Is this an experience shared by other users after a similar length of prescription time ie not new users where this is listed as a common side effect.
Hi, i agree with Laurie, a dose increase could be your answer, however you don't state how many milligrams you are currently taking? You can increase up to 40mg, as Laurie also stated, doses above this can cause heart conditions - i developed Long QT syndrome from high doses of SSRI's. Another option could be an add on, such as Lyrica, to help with the anxiety...
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