>>11513790>But it made feel tired and zoned out, even hours after I'd taken my dose.
Tired is bad because it impairs your performance. Zoned out, I think you mean what is called dissociation and derealization in the literature in which case it is neutral.>it wasn't fun
It is not supposed to be.
What dose did you take? The ED50 for SERT blockade on oral route for fluoxetine is 9.1 mg (source Meyer et al. (2002) as cited in <https://n2t.net/ark:21206/10023>
;). Usually people are put on much higher doses.>helped me focus the next day
If you need help to focus, get a prescription for amphetamine or methylphenidate. Although fluxoetine can help a bit, it is only a side effect. The main effect of SSRIs is blunting emotions. Do not take SSRIs if you do not want their main effect.