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Taking citalopram for anxiety. Suffer from trails in vision. Suggestions?

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My anxiety is high so increased my citalopram to 15mg from 10mg. The last week or so at night if I wake up through the night I have trails in vision is it likely to be anxiety? Been to optician all was ok, gptold Me to get in touch if it gets worse!
Posted Fri, 26 Jul 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Nehal Shah 3 hours later
Thanks for using healthcare magic.

I have gone through your history.

Trails in vision may occcur due to
- Anxiety symptom
- sometimes it may occur normally due to sudden awakening from sleep.
- Inadequate sleep
Ophthalmic reasons had already been ruled out. So i do not see any reason to worry.

If you do not have adequate sleep, consult your doctor for evaluation.
I hope i have addressed your concern.

Feel free to revert to me in case if you have any query.

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