it stressed me out even more, and robbed me of a third of my energy
I was on it but for my depression it did help that for awhile. I dont think it would hurt to try it but if u have severe anxiety and or panic attacks like me u need something else that works when u take it that can take weeks to start work
I've been taking Wellbutrin since 2008. It's the only one that kept me level headed. Antidepressants & antianxiety meds are not a "one fits all". If something doesn't seem to agree with you, tell your doc right away, so he/she can try something else for you. I had tried Lexapro before & it actually made me suicidal. But Lexapro seem to agree with lots of other people I know.
I did which I took Prozac/fluoxetine for, but since I no longer have anxiety attacks, I no longer need the Prozac.
I was taking a combo starting in 2010 of Wellbutrin for depression, Prozac for anxiety, & Trazodone for insomnia and for which I often had anxiety attacks at night. Over this past year, I was able to drop the Prozac & Trazodone. I only take Wellbutrin now. I'm so glad to be off Prozac for a very pleasing & satisfying reason because a side effect is that it suppresses.... ermmm.... certain end results....
Boost the libido it does... I also found that it suppresses cravings & appetite, which had assisted in my weight loss. But I've also made the lifestyle changes for weight loss.
Neuroticrabbit I have anxiety myself and I take alprazolam 0.5mg and it works.
Wellbutrin I havnt heard that before.
I would not expect Wellbutrin to be prescribed for anxiety, but only for depression. I would not be surprised if it exacerbated your anxiety.
That antidepressant is off label prescribed so much it is criminal.
Did you ever feel anxious or pepped-up before, when you took it for ADD?
It's when you think you need medicin, that you need medicin. Cure yourself.