Week 10 feeling worse prozac I give up

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This is nearly week 10 now on prozac I carnt do this anymore feels like the medication is actually causing my anxiety to be more severe and I just carnt cope anymore I haven't really had any good days on this drug looks like I'm going to have to re think my options any advice I would appreciate x

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    Hi

    Keep on going you will much feel worse before you feel better.

    Fluxetine are slow release so it differs from person to person the time it takes them to feel better.

    I am on 60mg and can totally relate to this.

    Hope you ok x

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      I been on 20mg for nearly 10 weeks now feel like I'm going in a downward spiral I just carnt do it anymore if I up them and feel worse or should I lower the dose I'm constantly physically shaking I can't do it anymore I'm on my own with 2 kids it's all gettting too much now I just want to curl in a ball and go to bed although I carnt sleep it's awful x

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    Dear Jane.

    I’m 4.5 weeks in and my anxiety is sky high. I’ll encourage you to join the two Facebook groups regarding this medicine. A LOT of good people are in there - me included :-) 

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    Poor you!! I was increased to 60 last November, first few weeks were bad , felt much worse , then about 8 weeks in started feeling much better , two weeks ago had and still having a setback , anyone else like this!? Xx
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      Tell me about it pam it's a long runner so hard it gets v intense I been on 20th since Nov was feelin better forca few weeks but terrible this last couple it's so hard terrible headaches and stuffxx

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      Oh Julie your the same is me then !! At least we can relate!! Don't get it!!, To feel mostly anxiety free for 3 months , then this bloody starts again!, Then I start to worry the meds aren't working ! I just try to get on with my days ,apart from the same old s****y symptoms ,and tell myself I'll be OK again , jugs xxxxxxxx

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      Jugs will do got to laugh there dies seem to be lots of us mornings are a nightmare can't think feel scared don't know what to do with myself how long you been on fluox all together

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