My PMDD Meds Need Increased

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I have been taking 10 mg. of Prozac 14 days before my menstrual cycle for the past 5 months. The Prozac was working rather well and the milligrams seemed to be doing the trick. But this month I am noticing that the PMDD is bad again and I need to have my meds increased. I noticed yesterday that I was very depressed, angry, having severe hot flashes and sweats and all of the other extreme symptoms of PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder).

So I took an additional 10 mg. of Prozac and today I am feeling somewhat better. I still feel exhausted and drained, but that is one side effect that never seems to leave for me regardless of what I take.

Now I need to call the doctor and get another prescription so that I have the increased dosage for next month.

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  1. Did increasing your med dose help? I just started 10mg this month and so far it’s working awesome! I feel normal for a change!

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