It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Anxiety Message Board


Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-10-2012, 11:29 AM   #1
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: ca
Posts: 1,427
worrywort HB Userworrywort HB User
on generic lexapro (escitalopram) feel weird!

I was on regualr lexapro for years but went off due to pregnancy, I never had side effects. I just started 5mg of generic and feel anxious and shaky. I am on day 2. Anyone else feel like this when they started? Kinda want to stop. It has been almost 4 years since I have taken a med and my anxiety is getting the best of me!
__________________
Carly

 
Old 10-10-2012, 11:39 AM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
himmylover's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Evansville
Posts: 1,740
himmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB User
Re: on generic lexapro (escitalopram) feel weird!

HI,

I was the SAME way. For about a week or two and it got much better. That is normal. Just your body adjusting to it. Yes it can be nerve racking, but will pass.

Hope this helps.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 10-10-2012, 12:40 PM   #3
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: ca
Posts: 1,427
worrywort HB Userworrywort HB User
Re: on generic lexapro (escitalopram) feel weird!

Thank you! so scary going back on meds. I appreciate your response. With my anxiety I tend to be negative and read all the bad side effects!
__________________
Carly

Last edited by ms_mod; 10-10-2012 at 12:47 PM.

 
Old 10-10-2012, 01:48 PM   #4
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
himmylover's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Evansville
Posts: 1,740
himmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB Userhimmylover HB User
Re: on generic lexapro (escitalopram) feel weird!

You sound just like me........LOL.

Anytime.

 
Old 10-11-2012, 03:10 PM   #5
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: ca
Posts: 1,427
worrywort HB Userworrywort HB User
Re: on generic lexapro (escitalopram) feel weird!

we are all the same huh? worryworts!
__________________
Carly

 
Closed Thread




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Ativan
Celexa Effexor
Klonopin
Lexapro
  Paxil
Prozac
Valium
Xanax
Zoloft




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



ms_mod (56), Foxxii (26), d0ink (25), Frank Furter (16), Jagraal (15), Shae794 (9), Skip4 (9), iluv (9), slenderella (8), tygriff (8)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1164), MSJayhawk (999), Apollo123 (898), Titchou (833), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (758), ladybud (747), sammy64 (667), midwest1 (665), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:13 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!