Hello this is for Jungle momma. Sweet friend I know what you are going through and I tried Protazen and I love it. The company is great with customer service. I was taking it for three weeks and all the sudden I just noticed hey I am happy today. I am able to handle situations better. I feel like I can handle small stuff that comes up with out freaking out. I have been taking it for about 5 months and I feel great on it. I don't have any side effects and really feel like myself. I did the Base with the energy and I also got some thorne 4 multivitamins and nordic natrals omega 3 the whole concoction seems to work wonders for me. I hope this can help you sweetie. I have been there Just take it one day at a time one breath at a time.