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Took a trip to the Psych Unit today. They let me go home. They do not understand why the OBGYN would put me on such a strong medicine for someone who has NEVER taken a antidepressant before in their life. They told me to just quit and it will stay in my system 48-72 hours. I am scared it has made me crazy, I keep thinking the craziest things. I dont know what to do :(

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why you go there for babe you not mad or crazy ok just anxiety attacks can be a right f***ker the meds were prob just to strong for you thats all 5 or 10mgs id say try see how you go with them x

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teemarie in reply to adds

it just made me very depressed and anxious and sick. i didnt know what else to do. i have to see a psychiatrist. they dont understand why the ob prescribed me such a strong medicine in the first place. i was never depressed or suicidal. i only got severe anxiety around my cycle, all the other times it was always managable. the doctors just care about pushing pills on someone is all.

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Agora1 in reply to teemarie

teemarie, Prozac is one of the strongest SSRIs. An OBG should not be doling out antidepressants. I hope you stay with a psychiatrist being the one to prescribe those kind of drugs. Each hour that goes by will bring down the level. I hope you will be okay til then. xx

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teemarie in reply to Agora1

I just keep having thoughts of how Im not good enough and Im so depressed even though Im NOT

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Agora1 in reply to teemarie

teemarie, sounds like a chemical depression which should get better as the drug leaves your system. I am so sorry. That shows you how the same dose of drug can affect each one of us differently. Unfortunately, it wasn't the right drug for you. Keep that in mind when asked by hospitals or doctors in the future what you are allergic to. Add Prozac.

Is there someone that could be with you while going through this? xx

Hello

You did the right thing I am glad you went and sought advise , they will not have made you crazy but like they said wait for them to be out your system , won't take long

Stick with going down the therapy path they have suggested :-)

Take Care x

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teemarie in reply to

I just cant deal with the depression its like a depression attack wtf

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When you are suffering with anxiety you will get negative thoughts it does not mean you are suffering with depression but wait and see what this appointment brings and when they have spoken to you they will be able to tell you the best therapy to help , it will all come good again , just try and take each day as it comes , don't think to far ahead x

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teemarie in reply to

Do you think I will have withdrawls after 2 days?

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Hello

I would not have thought you should , they said they would be out your system in 2 days ? so today is day 1 and just one more to go :-) x

teemarie, I'm wishing you well during these next couple days. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to support you. I'm here if you need a listening ear. xx

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teemarie in reply to Agora1

Thank you! I am so scared it gave me depression! I just keep getting more and more depressed. I cleaned the whole house earlier and now I just feel disgusting.

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