A more activating ssri like Prozac can be caffeine-like: gives more energy but makes it hard to sleep.
While all ssris can help anxiety, i tend to prefer less activating ones for this problem, as activation may temporarily worsen the feeling of anxiety.
This means that the Prozac (fluoxetine) may help one have more "get up and go".Keep in mind that all of these medications work in conjunction with your individual body chemistry, and this will dictate if Prozac (fluoxetine) is more activating or calming. Both Prozac (fluoxetine) and Celexa can help depression & anxiety, though.Some people also may feel jittery beginning either of these; possibly more often with prozac (fluoxetine).If it happens, this effect may dissipate with time. Both Prozac (fluoxetine) and Celexa can help depression & anxiety, though.
My SP became had become pretty severe by late high school.
Substantial improvement in the quality of life is within the reach of most all with untreated Social Phobia.