what time of day should i take proxac?

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Just changing from sertaline, and doc wants me to try prozac, but not sure best time of day to take it. Going from 200mg of sertaline to 20mg prozac

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    Hi Gordon.

    My Dr told me to take it at the same time each morning however some people find it better to take it at night due to the side effects. I have taken it in the morning for 9 weeks now 40mg, good luck. I hope they work for you. Im still having the side effects but am remaining confident they will work at some point

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    Hi Gordon

    Been on Prozac 20mg now since May. Always taken it at 7am. seems to work well. After a few initial teething problems it really is doing what it should. Hope it helps you.

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    Hi Gordon,

    I take mine before bedtime at night. Works well for me. When I first started taking it, it made me sleepy that's why I now just take it at night.

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    Hi there. When I first started Prozac, I took it at night before bed because I didn't want to feel the side effects, but I recently just switched to taking it at 9am. I figured it was in my system good enough and taking it at night by about 2pm, it was like it was wearing down and I was getting igitated. But since switching it to 9am, it is much better and I still sleep well at night.

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