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Clomipramine (Anafranil) Social Anxiety

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hello, has anyone here been on this old drug for social anxiety or any type of fear related disorder? I heard it works great for anxiety and I will be starting this medication soon.

Im wondering if anyone felt like more Calm in stressful situations after starting this drug? Like more confident etc.

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I'm taking 75 mg for obsessive thoughts (white bears ^_^) Not sure if it actually works. I've been on it for about 11 weeks. No big improvements just yet. Side effects were more on the emotional side for me....mood swings, rumination, crying spells and more of the same intrusive thoughts. 

I don't really suffer from any anxiety and feel alright in social  situations. But if you do, these fears or worries can become worse in the beginning.

Currently I'm feeling better and more grounded. Have to check with pdoc about increasing dose.

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