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Citalopram for anxiety?:/


Im a newbie here. I’ve been diagnosed with an IBS& chronic anxieties. I started taking alprazolam(only a quarter of the pill !) mostly every day . Helped me straight away .Felt relaxed and anxiety attacks dissapeared. I stop taking them when i tried a half of the pill. Had a paralysed nightmares and was hearing voices.

Now ,they prescribed me Citalopram but this is antidepressant drug? Any advise much appreciated. Thank you 🙏🏻

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I take citalopram, it works but not as good as I would like it to. I'm only on a small dose. If you want rid of your IBS, eat fresh baby spinach leaves everyday and 2 to 3 bananas a day. And No more IBS. Its worked for me


Hi, thank you for your reply x How long you are on Citalopram and on what dose you are? I’m on 20mg , just wondering how quick i can see the results... Seems not that great

! thank you for a tip , love spinach 😊


I'm only on 10mg and been on it 5 years, it takes approx 6 weeks to kick in, I may have to increase mine as getting a lot of irregular beats and waking up to a fluttering heart in the night. I am told its from anxiety although personally I think the physical symptoms I get cause my anxiety. I get the symptoms and then the anxiety but I guess thats the way it is for a lot of people. But deff the spinach and increase banana intake and your IBS will go


Oh, ok. Long time you are on it. Hope bigger dose will help you out x Thank you again and wish you a good sleep tonite without any discomfort 🙏🏻

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