Diagnosed with tonsillitis 11 days ago. Put on antibiotics but now my paroxetine has stopped working

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Was I’ll 11 days ago and prescribed penicillin 2 tabs 4 times a day.  Woke up

One night with heart racing.  Now my anxiety is as bad as ever and feel like my paroxetine has stopped working.  I’m so scared.  

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    Hi laura240776

    I seem to get worse with my depression/anxiety when I have Tonsilitis. I don't know if it's linked.

    My anti-depressants seemed to stop working when I got ill with Tonsilitis and Quinsy in 2015 so I had to try something else. Maybe speak to your GP.

    I hope you get advice and help.

    Suzanne

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