Stopping Mirtazapine 30mg and starting Fluoxetine 20mg

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I was on mirtazapine for 1 year 30mg, saw phychatrist because I was /am suffering from severe Anxiety and I have Bipolar.

I was told to reduce my dose for 7 days to 15mg and then stop it and start fluoxetine.

I took my last tablet last Wednesday and Friday and Saturday woke up at 5am and last night I woke up at 1am..... I am also taking 7.5mg Zopiclone!

I also feel sick, anxious and depressed.

Has anybody gone through this experience?

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