... then I woke up exactly 5 hours I had a feeling like a thump in my throat but I also use to get this because of my anxiety I have REALLY bad anxiety to EVERYTHING. well this morning I was ok but towards the middle of the day I noticed when I was up walking my heart rate would go up even told my doctor about it they said these are signs of the medicine and my body is just getting use to it so I also shake sometimes and feel very energetic just sometimes though for the energetic does anyone else have these problems if so do you still have them and when do they stop
I too am getting ready to start taking zoloft at a very low dose. I just stopped taking prozac because of the side effects. I'm not looking forward to going through the side effect waiting period again, but I really want to find something that helps.
I also get very anxious about many things and I don't usually know the cause.
I will be looking forward to an update from you to see if the side effects lesson and you get some relief. I believe it can take up to 4 to 6 weeks for the med to reach full strength. For some maybe less time.
Wishing you the best!
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