Citalopram and Fluoxetine

Posted , 5 users are following.

Hi, I've been on Citalopram for 4 years ever since my divorce, everything was ok until I had a chest infection in March and since then I became really down and anxious.  I was given Buspirone for a short time which seemed to help with the anxiety but I was still in a low mood.  Wnet to my GP and she suggested switching to Fluoextine, so I have been on 40mg of Floexitine for the last three days and it may be my imagination but I think I feel slightly better, not back to normal by any means but a little better (I was on 40mg Citalapram) has anyone else switched tablets and what was your experience.

Thanks Carol

2 likes, 4 replies

Report / Delete

4 Replies

Join this discussion or start a new one?

New discussion Reply

Report or request deletion

Thanks for your help!

We want the forums to be a useful resource for our users but it is important to remember that the forums are not moderated or reviewed by doctors and so you should not rely on opinions or advice given by other users in respect of any healthcare matters. Always speak to your doctor before acting and in cases of emergency seek appropriate medical assistance immediately. Use of the forums is subject to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and steps will be taken to remove posts identified as being in breach of those terms.

newnav-down newnav-up