Fluoxetine Anxiety Side Effect Reports


The following Fluoxetine Anxiety side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Anxiety, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Fluoxetine or it might take time to develop.


Anxiety, Panic Attack, Self-injurious Ideation, Suicidal Ideation

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from GB. A 44-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: agitated depression,anxiety disorder,obsessive-compulsive disorder. The patient was prescribed Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) (dosage: 10 Mg, (20 Mg, 1 In 2 D), Oral), which was started on Nov 30, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attack
  • Self-injurious Ideation
  • Suicidal Ideation
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Fluoxetine (fluoxetine).
Anxiety, Panic Attack, Self-injurious Ideation, Suicidal Ideation

This Anxiety Fluoxetine side effect was reported by a health professional from GB on Feb 13, 2014. A Female , 44 years of age, weighting 149.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Fluoxetine. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attack
  • Self-injurious Ideation
  • Suicidal Ideation
. Fluoxetine dosage: 20 Mg, Qod. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Cetirizine Hydrochloride (Unk)
  • Ranitidine Hydrochloride (Unk)
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized.
Anxiety, Panic Attack, Self-injurious Ideation, Suicidal Ideation

This is a Fluoxetine Hydrochloride side effect report of a 44-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from GB, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: anxiety disorder, who was treated with Fluoxetine Hydrochloride (dosage:20 Mg, Qod, start time: Nov 30, 2013), combined with:
  • Cetirizine Hydrochloride (Unk)
  • Ranitidine Hydrochloride (Unk)
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (Unk)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Anxiety side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attack
  • Self-injurious Ideation
  • Suicidal Ideation
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Fluoxetine Hydrochloride treatment in female patients suffering from anxiety disorder, resulting in Anxiety.
Suicidal Ideation, Self-injurious Ideation, Anxiety, Panic Attack

A 44-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from GB with the following symptoms: anxiety disorder started Fluoxetine treatment (dosage: 20 Mg, Qod - 10 Mg Daily (20 Mg Capsule Taken Every Other Day).) on Nov 30, 2013. Soon after starting Fluoxetine treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Self-injurious Ideation
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attack
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Cetirizine Hydrochloride (Unk)
  • Ranitidine Hydrochloride (Unk)
  • Amitriptyline Hydrochloride (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Fluoxetine side effects, such as Anxiety.
Anxiety, Panic Attack, Suicidal Ideation, Self-injurious Ideation

A female patient from GB was prescribed and started Fluoxetine on Jan 31, 2014. Patient felt the following Fluoxetine side effects: anxiety, panic attack, suicidal ideation, self-injurious ideation Additional patient health information: Female , 44 years of age, weighting 149.0 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Fluoxetine dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Tic, Palpitations, Sedation, Decreased Appetite, Anxiety, Restlessness, Insomnia, Weight Decreased

This report suggests a potential Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) Anxiety side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 19-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Tic
  • Palpitations
  • Sedation
  • Decreased Appetite
  • Anxiety
  • Restlessness
  • Insomnia
  • Weight Decreased
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Amphetamine
  • Lisdexamfetamine
  • Methylphenidate
Although Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Anxiety, may still occur.
Anxiety, Balance Disorder, Basilar Migraine, Depression, Dizziness, Neutropenia, Obsessive Thoughts, Psychotic Disorder

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Oct 29, 2013 by a male taking Fluoxetine (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: GB , 41 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Fluoxetine side effects: anxiety, balance disorder, basilar migraine, depression, dizziness, neutropenia, obsessive thoughts, psychotic disorder. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Clozaril
  • Clozaril
  • Acetazolamide
  • Diazepam
Agitation, Anxiety, Headache, Panic Attack, Self-injurious Ideation

This Anxiety problem was reported by a physician from GB. A 44-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): depression.On Aug 09, 2013 a consumer started treatment with Fluoxetine (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Ferrous Fumarate
  • Propranolol Hydrochloride
  • Zopiclone
When commencing Fluoxetine, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Agitation
  • Anxiety
  • Headache
  • Panic Attack
  • Self-injurious Ideation
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Anxiety, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Product Substitution Issue, Anxiety, Panic Attack, Palpitations

This is a Fluoxetine side effect report of a 37-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: anxiety and was treated with Fluoxetine (dosage: NA) starting 2001. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Product Substitution Issue
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attack
  • Palpitations
This opens a possibility that Fluoxetine could cause Anxiety and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Agitation, Anxiety, Headache, Panic Attack, Self-injurious Ideation

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a health professional from GB on Oct 18, 2013. A female patient from GB , 44 years of age, weighting 165.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Fluoxetine. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Fluoxetine side effects: agitation, anxiety, headache, panic attack, self-injurious ideation. Fluoxetine dosage: Unk.
Associated medications used:
  • Ferrous Fumarate (Unk)
  • Propranolol Hydrochloride (Unk)
  • Zopiclone (Unk)
These side effects may potentially be related to Fluoxetine.
Anxiety, Panic Attack, Palpitations, Product Substitution Issue

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 37-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: anxiety. The patient was prescribed Fluoxetine (dosage: 20 Mg 1x Day), which was started on 2001. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Fluoxetine the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attack
  • Palpitations
  • Product Substitution Issue
These side effects may potentially be related to Fluoxetine.
Nervousness, Anxiety, Irritability, Diabetes Mellitus

This Anxiety Fluoxetine side effect was reported by a health professional from BR on Nov 20, 2013. A male , 29 years of age, weighting 313.1 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Fluoxetine. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Nervousness
  • Anxiety
  • Irritability
  • Diabetes Mellitus
. Fluoxetine dosage: 20 Mg, Bid. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Anxiety, Temperature Intolerance, Mental Disorder, Diarrhoea, Headache, Malaise, Abdominal Discomfort

This is a Fluoxetine side effect report of a 53-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from BR, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: anxiety,dysuria,blood cholesterol,migraine, who was treated with Fluoxetine (dosage:20 Mg, Qd, start time: Aug 06, 2013), combined with:
  • Clorana (Unk)
  • Simvastatin (40 Mg, Qd)
  • Naratriptan (2.5 Mg, Qd)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Anxiety side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Anxiety
  • Temperature Intolerance
  • Mental Disorder
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Malaise
  • Abdominal Discomfort
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Fluoxetine treatment in female patients suffering from anxiety,dysuria,blood cholesterol,migraine, resulting in Anxiety.
Product Colour Issue, Abnormal Behaviour, Depression, Anxiety, Panic Attack, Fear, Negative Thoughts, Product Substitution Issue

A 38-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: depression started Fluoxetine 20mg ? treatment (dosage: 1 Once Daily Taken By Mouth) on Jul 27, 2013. Soon after starting Fluoxetine 20mg ? treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Product Colour Issue
  • Abnormal Behaviour
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Panic Attack
  • Fear
  • Negative Thoughts
  • Product Substitution Issue
. Concurrently used drugs: NA. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Fluoxetine 20mg ? side effects, such as Anxiety.
Psychotic Disorder, Anxiety, Balance Disorder, Basilar Migraine, Depression, Dizziness, Neutropenia, Obsessive Thoughts

A patient from GB was prescribed and started Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) on Jun 28, 2013. After Fluoxetine was administered, patient encountered several Fluoxetine side effects: psychotic disorder, anxiety, balance disorder, basilar migraine, depression, dizziness, neutropenia, obsessive thoughts Additional patient health information: male , 41 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Clozaril (clozapine)
  • Clozaril (clozapine)
  • Diazepam (diazepam)
Anxiety, Balance Disorder, Migraine, Depression, Dizziness, Neutropenia, Obsessive Thoughts, Psychotic Disorder, White Blood Cell Count Decreased

This report suggests a potential Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) Anxiety side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 41-year-old patient from GB (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): depression,schizophrenia,migraine and used Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) (dosage: 60 Mg, 1 In 1 D, Oral) starting May 29, 2002. Soon after starting Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Anxiety
  • Balance Disorder
  • Migraine
  • Depression
  • Dizziness
  • Neutropenia
  • Obsessive Thoughts
  • Psychotic Disorder
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Clozaril (clozapine)
  • Acetazolamide (Stopped)
  • Diazepam
Although Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Anxiety, may still occur.
Anxiety, Balance Disorder, Basilar Migraine, Depression, Dizziness, Neutropenia, Neutrophil Count Decreased, Obsessive Thoughts

An adverse event was reported by a health professional on Oct 28, 2013 by a male taking Fluoxetine (dosage: 60 Mg, Qd) was diagnosed with and. Location: GB , 41 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Fluoxetine side effects: anxiety, balance disorder, basilar migraine, depression, dizziness, neutropenia, neutrophil count decreased, obsessive thoughts. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Clozaril (Unk)
  • Clozaril (200 Mg, Qd)
  • Diazepam (Unk)
Anxiety, Balance Disorder, Basilar Migraine, Depression, Neutropenia, Obsessive Thoughts, Psychotic Disorder, White Blood Cell Count Decreased

This Anxiety problem was reported by a physician from GB. A 41-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): depression,schizophrenia.On May 26, 2013 a consumer started treatment with Fluoxetine (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Clozaril
  • Clozaril
  • Diazepam
When commencing Fluoxetine, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Anxiety
  • Balance Disorder
  • Basilar Migraine
  • Depression
  • Neutropenia
  • Obsessive Thoughts
  • Psychotic Disorder
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Anxiety, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Neutropenia, White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Obsessive Thoughts, Basilar Migraine, Dizziness, Balance Disorder, Anxiety, Depression

This is a Fluoxetine side effect report of a 41-year-old patient (weight: NA) from GB. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: depression,schizophrenia,insomnia and was treated with Fluoxetine (dosage: 60 Mg, Qd) starting May 26, 2013. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Clozaril (200 Mg, Qd)
  • Diazepam
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Neutropenia
  • White Blood Cell Count Decreased
  • Obsessive Thoughts
  • Basilar Migraine
  • Dizziness
  • Balance Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
This opens a possibility that Fluoxetine could cause Anxiety and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Anxiety, Tension, Restlessness, Merycism, Initial Insomnia, Middle Insomnia, Headache

This Anxiety side effect was reported by a physician from US on Jun 24, 2013. A patient from US , 17 years of age, was treated with Fluoxetine (fluoxetine). Patient felt the following Fluoxetine side effects: anxiety, tension, restlessness, merycism, initial insomnia, middle insomnia, headache. Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) dosage: NA.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Sertraline (sertraline) (sertraline)
These side effects may potentially be related to Fluoxetine (fluoxetine).
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Fluoxetine Anxiety Causes and Reviews


Fear and Anxiety are part of life. You may feel anxious before you take a test or walk down a dark street. This kind of Anxiety is useful - it can make you more alert or careful. It usually ends soon after you are out of the situation that caused it. But for millions of people in the United States, the Anxiety does not go away, and gets worse over time. They may have chest pains or nightmares. They may even be afraid to leave home. These people have Anxiety disorders. Types include

  • Panic disorder
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Phobias
  • Generalized Anxiety disorder

Treatment can involve medicines, therapy or both.

NIH: National Institute of Mental Health


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