Citalopram and blip?

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I have been on Citalopram 10 weeks at 40 mg.I switched over from Prozac!Had a smooth transition and was feeling better and more normal and that lasted a few weeks and at about 8 weeks in started feeling low and anxious again and it has gotten more and more princes over last two weeks!I had a few good weeks and to be back here is very worrying!It feels like most of my old symptoms returning!I was on Citalopram at this dose 8 years ago and it worked well for me then pretty quickly and I don't remember any setbacks!Dod ot stop working for me!I have four kids and wanted so badly to recover for them!I have anxiety and OCD

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    Ten weeks is still early ...just because it work for you years ago ..doesn't mean it's going to work the same could be a blip.or Prozac withdrawal and or celexa start up side effects.or both combine...higher dose doesn't mean a quicker took me eight months to feel relief...take care

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    Sounds like a blip but the first thing I would do is check in with your GP. It can take up to 3 months for it to fully work however side effects should diminish after 8-10 weeks max, although I still sweat on this drug for the whole time I am on it. Defo check with the GP. Good luck and thoughts are with you
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