Controlled trials are currently in progress but not yet published; however, there is considerable clinical evidence from small trials that fluoxetine is an effective treatment of panic disorder. The biggest issue has been a high incidence of initial hyperstimulation reactions because most patients were initially begun at 20 mg, or even when at 10 mg. To avoid this effect, most clinicians begin fluoxetine in panic disorder patients at 2.5 to 5.0 mg/day. There is no clear dose-response relationship, but most patients are treated with 10 to 30 mg/day.

Eliminating Stress and Anxiety From Your Life

Eliminating Stress and Anxiety From Your Life

It seems like you hear it all the time from nearly every one you know I'm SO stressed out!? Pressures abound in this world today. Those pressures cause stress and anxiety, and often we are ill-equipped to deal with those stressors that trigger anxiety and other feelings that can make us sick. Literally, sick.

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