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  1. Dr. did drug screen on ds15 without his/my knowledge or consent.
    ... we were also talking with the dr. about him taking Lexapro for anxiety/depression. I'm on Lexapro for GAD and...

  2. Got my first B12 Shot today.
    ... DEPRESSION"? Yes, I do have some depression, take Lexapro , and Kloplin, but knew something was not right. ...

  3. Nausea and Vomiting 24/7
    ... every day. My doc says it's IBS and I need to take Lexapro to help me get it under control. I have been struggling...

  4. A Man With Fatigue
    ... I am on Lexapro right now and it has really helped me, I was a little...

  5. Wellbutrin XL how long does it take to notice effects?
    ... headache on/off the first day, but I was also coming off lexapro 10mg. I do notice that my resting heart rate is a...

  6. TOPAMAX Sleeping aid???
    ... place my son back onto any SSRI again,i have been on lexapro for my depression for many years and it is working...

  7. I think everything is due to Zoloft but I may be wrong.Please help!!!
    ... past and it did work well for me,but when i went onto lexapro a few years ago,it had less side effects and i just...

  8. Paxil / Risperdal
    ... for me, so I tried several other SSRI's and now take Lexapro . The other side effect from both of these meds is ... sleepiness. And the Lexapro exacerbates my restless leg syndrome and makes me...

  9. Numbness in Sternum/lower Ribs area while seated???
    ... that is for the most part under control with 10mg on Lexapro , which I was perscribed in January for the first time...

  10. Light headed for two years
    ... exercise very hard. I am going to start taking 10mg of lexapro starting today. I am doing a follow-up with the ENT...

  11. What is wrong with me?
    ... don't even want my fiance around me. I was put on lexapro a few days ago so i'll try that for a while. Maybe...

  12. will buprenex help with withdrawl or only mask the symptoms?
    ... m not experiencing any withdrawl symptoms. I take Lexapro daily. I'm not sure if that helps, but my boyfriend...

  13. neck pain and dizziness
    ... and just an all-around dead kind of feeling. i take lexapro 10mg, allegra, flonase, minocycline..i think that...

  14. A Zoloft Question Again!
    ... Can Zoloft And Lexapro Cause Any Brain Damage If Goin Off Of It Cold Turkey...
    ... are looking at anything serious. No the combo of Lexapro and Zoloft shouldnt hurt you going off the Lexapro...

  15. zolft and lexapro withdraws
    ... Effexor. He put you back on Zoloft so its just the Lexapro you are probably having trouble with. It may take...

  16. Dizziness, weakness, head pain, Please help!
    ... in February. I am currently taking Levothyroxine, Lexapro , B Vitamin Complex, and Skelaxin and Ibuprofen for...

  17. Effexor side effects
    ... conjunction with it, then switched from Celexa to Lexapro and was on that for a bit, then switched again from ... Lexapro to Effexor. Started right in at 150 mg. (communication...

  18. Internal shaking
    ... everyday sometimes twice maybe more .Ive been taking lexapro 10mg for 8 days now. Thanks for your reply:)...

  19. Sick for 6 months
    ... lost about 15lbs since this started... I'm also on lexapro now because i have PTSD, depression and anxiety.....

  20. Stressed til I'm about to burst.
    ... on Lithium and Prozac. Then to Prozac only. Then to Lexapro only, then to Lexapro and Zanax. Currently, I've been...

  21. tapering off lexapro
    ... strong person and not afraid of anything,but while on lexapro i developed a fear of many things.i have a dr.,but...

  22. Chest Pains
    ... Hopefully they find nothing. My family doctor put me on lexapro , (20 mg.) and explains to me that it's just pains...

  23. lexapro withdrawal!!!!
    ... I have taken Lexapro for about a year. Before that it was Celexa. I have ... gone off the Lexapro but have not had the symtoms that you describe from ... stopping the Lexapro . I have had those kinds of symtoms from anxiety....
    ... withdrawals. claire :) Do you have any more info on Lexapro withdrawal? I'm off and having a tough time, so I...

  24. weight gain on antidepressants
    ... I am currently on Lexapro and Topomax, I had been gaining weight, but recently...

  25. What is going on with me?
    ... 5 mg of atenolol (I cut my 25mg in half), 20mg of lexapro , doxycycline for the acne. If anyone out there...

  26. Why can't I use Zoloft anymore?
    ... I got the same result. My doctor switched me to Lexapro and Effexor with the same outcome. I tried SAMe,...

  27. PMDD and antidepressants
    ... depressants out there with the least side effects is Lexapro , a more pure form of Celexa, however I am not sure...

  28. new here need help
    ... but im so exhausted ai dont feel like it. i was on lexapro for 6 months and it didnt do anything. i just started...

  29. chest and head pressure/tightness
    ... after a couple weeks use. Now they want to give me Lexapro for low-level anxiety they say could be causing the...

  30. body shocks (lexapro)
    ... or two. Have you been vigilent about taking the Lexapro or are you reducing the dosage for any reason? zuzu...
    ... to lynn, is the lexapro reducing your depression? in about 30 % of cases these...
    ... idepressants and I didn't like them....The good thing about lexapro is I haven't had any side effects except for body...
    ... depression for only about 4 months. She is taking 30 mg of lexapro . Iti is helping her so much. You dont even know...
    ... I started on Lexapro 12/4. I also had body shocks my 6th and 7th day on ... 10 mg of lexapro that lasted over an hour it was terrible but on 8...

  31. cold spots/twitching all over body?
    ... ve made our nerves become hyper-excitable. I take lexapro for depression. There are LOTS of people with our...
    ... not like medication at all. I tried a little bit of lexapro but didn't really help, well maybe I wasn't on it...

  32. I need feedback please!
    ... I just started taking Lexapro yesterday and ended up having a sinus headache all ... has anyone else had this symptom? Has anyone tried Lexapro ? I need feedback. I am new to these boards and thus...
    ... Hi- Like very single drug out on the market, Lexapro has adverse reactions and side effects. Headache and...

  33. Lexapro
    ... I've been on Lexapro since December. My dosage is REALLY low - I started...

  34. 6 months and no diagnosis- any ideas?
    ... lorazepam, ambien). Now I am only on the antidepressant Lexapro but still feel sick as a dog although not depressed...

  35. Trazodone ??
    ... simulation depression that I take a new kind of drug called Lexapro that works real good. I take ultram for pain. I also...
    ... helped I have been on it for about a year. I also take Lexapro (antidepressant) 10mg in the morning. Lexapro is...

  36. Paxil withdrawl
    ... So I really haven't taken much I am on 20mg of Lexapro which works on about 70% of my stress - the doc wants...

  37. Please Help me..this is serious!!
    ... her head..etc) Her Meds: Ambien Serzone Fiorcet Lexapro Effexor Demerol Thats all I can think off the top...

  38. 2nd time posting... still undiagnosed and just getting more frusterated..
    ... Carbatrol, Tegretol, Zonegran, Lamictal, Nortriptyline, Lexapro , and Sinequan. Some i had to stop cause of side effects...

  39. I have severe anxiety and I need advice!
    ... Everything else aside, you need to ask your doctor for Lexapro . It is not habit forming, nor does it have any side...

General Health board

  1. Troubling Symptoms. Last Request for help.
    ... antidepressants during this ordeal. namely wellbutrin and lexapro . both seemed to make the problems worse, so I didn...

  2. numbness in face
    ... thing that has changed in my life is i started taking lexapro about 2 weeks ago but im not sure if thats related...

  3. 41 yr old f, with years of morning nausia vomiting, not pregnant
    ... thing is the when I get up in the morning I take a lexapro , and a valium, and hour later I take a half of Roxicodone...

  4. STRANGE STRANGE Feelings
    ... My doc prescribed an anti anxiety/anti depressent, Lexapro . It has completely done away with all of my symptoms...
    ... what the trigger was. Good luck by the way paxil and lexapro are 2 good anxiety/depression medications....

  5. I'm too young to feel like this.
    ... im on lexapro 10mg a day. i took it whenever i remembered..usually...

  6. can anyone relate to my symptoms?
    ... i diagnosed with panic/anxiety and was prescribed lexapro and xanax/valium i've had ekg's, brain scans and...

  7. Skin itches at night - why???
    ... wonder if that would be safe to take with the 2.5mg of Lexapro I take daily. I'll find out. Thanks for the info...

  8. Pain under right rib
    ... of 1-10, the pain is about a 4. I am currently on Lexapro , Ritalin, and Yasmin (birth control). When should...

  9. Sharp, stabbing chest pain...
    ... not sure when it went away. Any ideas? I am taking Lexapro and Requip, but I have been having the pain longer...

  10. My back and arms ache for no reason!
    ... I'm on Yasmin, Ritalin, and LExapro . Been on LEx and Yas for years and Ritalin for 2 or...

  11. Mystery Head/Eye Sensation -- Please Help, Desperate!
    ... disorder and severe health anxiety, I am on 10 mg Lexapro and I take Xanax, approximately .5 mg twice daily...
    ... doctor knows I only take Xanax as needed. I do take Lexapro daily as directed. I think it's OK to take Xanax every...
    ... doctor knows I only take Xanax as needed. I do take Lexapro daily as directed. I think it's OK to take Xanax every...
    ... Hi eyesworld, As a matter of fact, the Lexapro has seemed to cause muscular clenching which I have...

  12. How can I convince my doctor to switch my med?
    ... son did to either zoloft years ago or the current lexapro i am on now,ever.his reaction was just not right.his ... good SSRI for anxiety and depression.i actually use lexapro and it works great for my depression with the fewest...

  13. Pain in legs, feet, and butt.
    ... I have been taking Plaquenil and Lexapro for Lupus, and Zonegran for chronic daily headaches...

  14. What's wrong with me???
    ... See if he wants to put you on for eg. Celexa or Lexapro for several months....

  15. Is this low testosterone?
    ... I had this test about 5-6 days after coming off of lexapro , which i know can cause lower testosterone. Maybe...

  16. Lexapro & me -- not myself!
    ... told me I have severe health anxiety and put me on lexapro . The second I started taking it, within 5 hours I ... my doctor knows this), I'm considering not taking lexapro anymore. I'm seeing a psychologist for the health ... what my doctor was mainly trying to control with the lexapro . I like who I am. I like that I was always a bit ... about "altering" a person --- I don't want to take lexapro for weeks or months, then try to come off of it, realize ... comments or suggestions? I originally wanted to try the lexapro for 6 weeks or so, which would give me time to move...
    ... depressant so it won't make you feel emotionless like Lexapro does. I take Inderal LA which is the extended release...
    ... depressant so it won't make you feel emotionless like Lexapro does. I take Inderal LA which is the extended release...

  17. Constant lightheadedness and nausea...help me please
    ... I am actually taking Lexapro for anxiety as a test run from my doctor. I have never...

  18. HEADACHE in back of head
    ... the only med i have been taking for the last week is lexapro .. could that cause this? or maybe something from workingout...
    ... A headache is one of the many side effects of lexapro . Talk to your doctor....

  19. HELP- Took Valium 6 days ago. been to ER twice since
    ... thinks it is somewhat pyschological so they gave me lexapro to calm down and just let it pass threw my body....
    ... prescribed to you. Also, when did he give you the Lexapro , and how many mgs. was it? Lexapro has a long half...

  20. Help Please. Its getting bad
    ... another forum, you mentioned recently being put on Lexapro . That certainly could cause side effects that might...
    ... rate is fine so far. Also, could this be symptoms of lexapro withdrawl?...
    ... to have everything ruled out. But in my opinion, Lexapro is one little mean drug and it wrecked havoc on my...
    ... normal. And well I just sort of forgot to take my lexapro for about a week then noticed my symptoms and started...

  21. Anxiety questions
    ... but a lot of people can go on SSRIs (like Paxil, Lexapro , Zoloft) for a year and have it help the anxiety to...
    ... experience). I just saw my psych. today and I'm starting on Lexapro . He said that it's a 'purer' SSRI with less side effects...

  22. Can anyone ease my mind (blood in urine)
    ... cancer and my life is going to end. I'm already on lexapro for anxiety disorder and I've been taking xanex like...

  23. Feeling overheated and excess sweating
    ... disorder. I will add that this started while I was on Lexapro (an ssri) and I was sure that the sweating was a side...
    ... a fidgety/anxious person, and my doctor put me on Lexapro . However, I only tried it for less than a month and...
    ... different ways throughout your life? Part of me thinks Lexapro has some long-lasting effect too, but who knows! ...

  24. whats wrong with me?
    ... showed me that it was anxiety related and put me on Lexapro at night and wellbutrin in the morning. It has helped...

  25. Can anyone help!?!?! What is wrong with me?
    ... consider getting on an antianxiety/antidepressent such as Lexapro at night. It might help to deal with the pain better...

  26. Don't know where to start. Need advice please
    ... all the time) also flank pain back, she put me on Lexapro . Took it for 2 days Hated it, quit it. Started suffering...

  27. Always tired...
    ... anxiety problems. So he put me on medication called Lexapro . I just recently started taking it and I can tell...

  28. Ear infection or TMJ?
    ... paxil and birth control. I've also started taking lexapro to wean myself off the paxil and start on full doses ... of the lexapro . Earlier this summer I had high blood pressure (170...

  29. GRRRRR Always thirsty
    ... to something else along the lines of Paxil. I am on Lexapro and I love it. I am not thirsty or sweaty anymore...
    ... What's lexapro like? I've been thinking about switching but want...
    ... Lexapro is nice. I haven't had any side effects at all! I...
    ... on paxil instead I'll have to ask her about the lexapro ....
    ... again. Let me try and think what I wrote. lol I like lexapro alot, I was on Effexor and thats the one that made...
    ... diareha. It really sounds like side effects to me. Lexapro is for depression and anxiety so was Effexor. Any...
    ... doctor called me back today and she's switching me to lexapro :)...

  30. really need help badly
    ... suffer from panic attacks, or used to until put on Lexapro and I've had the similar symptoms....
    ... Kissa, what strength is your Lexapro ? I'm on 15 mg's right now, but feel I need more....

  31. Uncontrollable Panic Attacks HELP PLEASE!!!
    ... breakdown. they diagnosed me with hypo and also gave me lexapro for anxiety/depression. Within 3 months I was wonderful ... since I was 13. I owe it to my gyn and synthroid and lexapro ... i hope to never go to that dark & scary place again...

  32. seriosuly ill?
    ... United States and I currently take the medication Lexapro (antidepressant), Remeron (antidepressant), and Klonopin...

  33. I Cant Take It Anymore
    ... strange thing my dizziness comes and goes. I was on Lexapro for about 1 yr maybe a little longer. Well I stopped ... due to it. Has anyone heard of this when stopping lexapro dizziness comes with it?...

  34. I'm afraid my doctor keeps misdiagnosing a blood clot
    ... tests but kept telling me it was anxiety and put me on lexapro . The pain in my leg eventually went away but then...

Allergies board

  1. Allergy Test Was Negative Why Do I Have...
    ... to rule out if thats the cause. I also have started lexapro for anxiety which will rule out that. So if this persist...

  2. I am miserable, i have never had such bad allergies. Does ne1 feel this?
    ... from one meeting:/ ....healso said i shodul go on Lexapro as i told him my shrink suggested it for my anxiety...