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Roxanna205
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I am being treated for depression and anxiety. My dr first prescribed me 10 mg of fluoxetine but that dosis was to little. I got really depressed again so he uped the dose to 20 mg. Now even though ive been gradually feeling better my mind feels blank

for bipolar depression, but I've found that it also helps...
" ...whenever I have flashbacks due to PTSD. My pdoc prescribed Fluoxetine for bipolar depression, but I've found that it also helps control... "

I went through withdrawl from fluoxetine, it was terrible....
" ...I went through withdrawl from fluoxetine, it was terrible. I ...eat, I got dehydrated, ... "

was originally on Fluoxetine for Depression but it can also...
" ...Fluoxetine for Depression but it can also be used in the treatment of eating disorders...ask... "

taken fluoxetine for years - since surgery I rarely take...
" ...taken fluoxetine for years - ...take it. My anxiety and depression have pretty much disappeared. I really beli... "

for my eating disorder but it def helped with my OCD....
" Quote: Me too. Fluoxetine did nothing for my eating disorder but it def helped with my OCD. I managed to sleep... "

currently take Fluoxetine (have been for 6weeks) I feel it...
" ...Fluoxetine (have been ...an improvement for depression, anxiety and body dismorphic disorder Side effects I had were insomnia ... "

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on fluoxetine and i have very vivid dreams some nights. I...
" ...I am on fluoxetine and i have very vivid dreams some nights. ...well with your OCD keep ... "

been prescribed Fluoxetine for burning mouth syndrome.Has...
" ...burning mouth syndrome I have been prescribed Fluoxetine for burning mouth syndrome.Has anyone tried... "

bit since I started on fluoxetine, so I'm guessing most of...
" ...now I've suffered from sciatica and pains ...since I started on fluoxetine, so I'm guessing most of it is anx... "

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We found 48,269 discussions
Roxanna205
Blank mind
I am being treated for depression and anxiety. My dr first prescribed me 10 mg of fluoxetine but that dosis was to little. I got really depressed again so he uped the dose to 20 mg. Now even though ive been gradually feeling better my mind feels blank

for bipolar depression, but I've found that it also helps...
" ...whenever I have flashbacks due to PTSD. My pdoc prescribed Fluoxetine for bipolar depression, but I've found that it also helps control... "

I went through withdrawl from fluoxetine, it was terrible....
" ...I went through withdrawl from fluoxetine, it was terrible. I ...eat, I got dehydrated, ... "

was originally on Fluoxetine for Depression but it can also...
" ...Fluoxetine for Depression but it can also be used in the treatment of eating disorders...ask... "

taken fluoxetine for years - since surgery I rarely take...
" ...taken fluoxetine for years - ...take it. My anxiety and depression have pretty much disappeared. I really beli... "

for my eating disorder but it def helped with my OCD....
" Quote: Me too. Fluoxetine did nothing for my eating disorder but it def helped with my OCD. I managed to sleep... "

currently take Fluoxetine (have been for 6weeks) I feel it...
" ...Fluoxetine (have been ...an improvement for depression, anxiety and body dismorphic disorder Side effects I had were insomnia ... "

Post from
www.ocdforums.org
on fluoxetine and i have very vivid dreams some nights. I...
" ...I am on fluoxetine and i have very vivid dreams some nights. ...well with your OCD keep ... "

been prescribed Fluoxetine for burning mouth syndrome.Has...
" ...burning mouth syndrome I have been prescribed Fluoxetine for burning mouth syndrome.Has anyone tried... "

bit since I started on fluoxetine, so I'm guessing most of...
" ...now I've suffered from sciatica and pains ...since I started on fluoxetine, so I'm guessing most of it is anx... "

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