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Can OCD and anxiety be aggravated by...

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • February 28, 2007
  • 02:16 PM

...stomach flu? Or any illness for that matter? It seems any time I get sick where I'm out of commission for a couple days, by the time I feel better I also start feeling my OCD and anxiety symptoms kicking in worse. I take 25 mgs of Zoloft daily. I used to take 100 but weaned myself down last year over many months to 25 with the help of my doctor. I'm starting to wonder if I should be taking a higher dose again. 25 keeps me in check for the most part but sometimes I feel the symptoms returning more. Feeling worse after illness is annoying. Has anyone else ever had that happen?
Thanks!

PS I posted this in one other topic thread but this one seems to be hoppin! ;)

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