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Allergies board

  1. Reaction to a medicine, how long until you feel better
    ... alone.. please don't. I had an adverse reaction on Lexapro , left me feeling really bad.. I had to have someone...

  2. Chronic stuffiness-feel old and fatigued
    ... matter where I sleep). 6. I am currently on the drug Lexapro (10 mg. a day) to relieve symptoms of ongoing depression ... separate treatment. I say this only because while Lexapro takes the "edge" off my emotional/anxiety issues, ... at all vibrant and too old for my age. I've been on Lexapro since December of last year. Any thoughts would be...

  3. parasthesia with no rash
    ... s can cause paresthesias as a very small amount of Lexapro caused my paresthesias to return until I discontinued...

  4. Considering Dropping Out of School
    ... I have found to help me get through all of this is Lexapro . It is an antidepressant that helps w/anxiety. It...

  5. This is wack!

  6. severe chronic urticaria
    ... and still no help. My doctor has me taking Doxepin, Lexapro (because his theory is that my hives are from anxiety...
    ... for a while. I was taking Doxepin, Hydroxyzine and Lexapro every night for about 4 months before this period...

  7. swollen throat feeling
    ... Doctors Believe It's Due To Anxiety & Stress. I Take Lexapro . To Me I Don't Think I Am That Stressed, But I Will...

  8. Another message for Cut-throat!
    ... anxiety as well, and I have actually just started taking Lexapro which is making my dizziness worse!! I have been looking...
    ... is allergic in nature, or anxiety. I feel that the Lexapro is setting me back though. I've been getting progressively...

  9. allergie or anxiety or a real problem?
    ... breathe, etc. Some drugs that can control this are Lexapro and Klonopin. You don't need a lecture from me...

  10. are these allergy symptoms?
    ... blurry vision. as far as the surrealness goes, i am on lexapro for anxiety, and i was told that brain fog was a side...
    ... I also at times have the brain fog....and I take lexapro as well....never heard that brian fog was a side effect...
    ... The Lexapro can certainly cause "brain fog" and dizziness, and...

  11. Soooooo miserable!
    ... going on with me. I started it around the same time my Lexapro stopped working and I added Welbutrin, and lately...

  12. Problems and Answers with Chemical Sensitivity Unleashed
    ... in the brain... Oddly enough... I have been taking Lexapro and Wellbutrin(Reuptake Inhibitors for seritonin and...

  13. Nausea, Rash, Anxiety--Allergy?
    ... the rash has gotten worse. My doctor started me on Lexapro for the anxiety, which has helped the nausea somewhat...

  14. Itchy arms But no rash!!!!!!
    ... said stress related and gave me a prescription for Lexapro . That hasn't helped. Later I went to a dermatologist...

Alternative Medicine board

  1. Nasty Reaction to Lexapro...L-Tryptophan an Alternative ???
    ... tryptophan until you're completely weaned off of the Lexapro , even wait a couple months afterward, just to be sure ... affects serotonin similarly (although not the same) as Lexapro and combining the two can cause something called ...
    ... efficiently. i would start these after you are off the lexapro . i took lexapro for a while and it did absolutely...
    ... UPDATE: Turns out it (my condition) was not Lexapro withdraw. The symptoms continued for a much too longer...
    ... 3618444]UPDATE: Turns out it (my condition) was not Lexapro withdraw. The symptoms continued for a much too longer ... now? I am in the middle of working on getting off Lexapro . Actually it is 2 weeks today that I have not been...

  2. scripts and supplements questions
    ... need help. I take plavix, crestor,asprin,chantix, lexapro I want to try some supplements and maybe get off some...

  3. Alternatives for ADD/low energy & motivation?
    ... because I am so in tune with my body. They had me on Lexapro and Ambient. Plus something else for restless leg...

  4. Solutions to depression/energy loss...
    ... previous medications include Effexor, Wellbutrin, Lexapro , Prozac, Atavan, Xanax, and a couple things for sleep...
    ... previous medications include Effexor, Wellbutrin, Lexapro , Prozac, Atavan, Xanax, and a couple things for sleep...

  5. Natural vitamins?
    ... it doesn't have the side effects of Zoloft, Paxil, Lexapro etc....

  6. depression/anxiety.. need major help please!!
    ... last eight months: Prozax, Attarax, Niravam, Xanax, Lexapro , Wellbutrin XL, and currently am taking Effexor and...

  7. Fatigue and no energy....PLEASE HELP !
    ... sooo depressed and had been on Lexapro for a long time, when the depression ...

  8. something for panic attacks?
    ... know if You can take L-Theanine with AD??? I am on Lexapro and Klonopin. It sounds like it works great for you...

  9. best supplement for healthy lungs?
    ... instead (i ALWAYS relapse...:() (btw i'm taking lexapro , levlite, and trazodone daily, so i can't have anything...
    ... instead (i ALWAYS relapse...:() (btw i'm taking lexapro , levlite, and trazodone daily, so i can't have anything...

  10. allergies/depression (either one)
    ... dysthymia (chronic form of depression) and take welbutrin, lexapro , trazadone. I absolutely loathe the side effects ... from lexapro and trazadone and would like to get off of them. ...

  11. Cayenne - for energy
    ... would help me from the tiredness I have all day from Lexapro (it's that kind of feeling you get from Benadryl)...
    ... find something to help with this tiredness from the lexapro . Thanks for your post....
    ... Hi salty: I have been on Lexapro for about 3 months now and I also suffered from being...
    ... Hi salty: I have been on Lexapro for about 3 months now and I also suffered from being...
    ... Hi salty: I have been on Lexapro for about 3 months now and I also suffered from being...

  12. Some of you take herbs and meds, right?
    ... that people do combine them. I'm on lithium and lexapro and I need something more for anxiety and sleep and...

  13. Homeopathy Sarah68 question
    ... All b/c the psych insisted on it. Then I started lexapro with wellbutrin. Long story short (already pretty ... been on more than 150mg. of Wellbutrin SR and 5mg. of Lexapro and 300mg. of Lithium. I just weaned off the wellbutrin ... after 3 mos. of taking it and am on 5 mg. of Lexapro - which is half the minium daily dose. The Lexapro ... Lithium in 3 days and then will only be at 5mg. of Lexapro - which I have been on for 6 weeks. I would like to...
    ... short history of AD's and depression? I am now only on lexapro 5mg. a day (which is half the minimum daily dose and...
    ... in my family. Secondly, I am now only on 5mg. of Lexapro and am going to see my psychiatrist in an hour and ... from the remedy? I just can't help but feel like the Lexapro is suppressing some symptoms I need to let out. Also ... sensitive to the sun (this happened soon after taking the Lexapro and it doesn't matter how hydrated I stay. Moisturizer ... helps to an extent. I must admit that before the Lexapro , when I was depressed with no AD's- can't really say ... the Lexapro has made me un-depressed just a little bit less- I ... clarity (cognition) was very low and I do think the Lexapro has helped that a bit but not a ton (may have to do...
    ... I slowly reduced my dosages. Today I took 3mg. of Lexapro and tomorrow I will take 2.5 mgs. I am going to stay ... decreasing any withdrawal effects I may have from the lexapro . I know I am already taking a lot of nutritional ... taking 150mgs. of 5-htp a day while I wean down off the Lexapro . I hope I continue to feel better. Incredibly I...
    ... most important right now. I am down to 2.5mgs. of Lexapro , which they say is equivalent to 10mgs. of Celexa ... with the 5-htp b/c I am hoping it will decrease any lexapro withdrawal effects and I don't see how it can make...
    ... been off Wellbutrin for a week and a half and off of Lexapro for two days. I weaned down off both so I don't expect...

  14. Does Sam-e work??
    ... I've tried Prozac, Zoloft, Lexapro and Wellbutrin to heal my depression. I have not...

  15. Question for SARAH68 !!!
    ... wellbutrin which just wired me for 6 weeks and then added lexapro at 5mg. and 150mg. of wellbutrin. These seem to be...
    ... off it which I am a bit nervous to do. (I am on 5mg Lexapro & 150mg. Wellbutrin). I hope this works because I...

  16. A wonderful herb for fatigue, anxiety, and depression!
    ... All b/c the psych insisted on it. Then I started lexapro with wellbutrin. Long story short (already pretty ... been on more than 150mg. of Wellbutrin SR and 5mg. of Lexapro and 300mg. of Lithium. I just weaned off the wellbutrin ... after 3 mos. of taking it and am on 5 mg. of Lexapro - which is half the minium daily dose. The Lexapro ... Lithium in 3 days and then will only be at 5mg. of Lexapro - which I have been on for 6 weeks. I would like to...

  17. Trichotillomania (Compulsive Hair Pulling)- Need Suggestions!
    ... against medication and I was too, but I am now on Lexapro (10 mg.). It hasn't stopped the compulsion but it...

Disabilities board

  1. Doctor won't fill out Questionaire from my Lawyer...
    ... seratonin levels up...."....and writes me a script for LEXAPRO ....I went to my GI doctor of all people BEGGING for...

  2. My story / Denied - Looking for help
    ... and begun to see a primary doctor. He prescribed me lexapro and recently abilify. I also recently started to also...

  3. i COULD JUST CRY!!!
    ... in checking on the status of your claim. I get my Lexapro directly from the pharmaceutical company for free...

  4. When I'm up for reevaluation, can I be cut off?
    ... effects. All the medications like Zoloft, Effexor, and Lexapro caused me severe anxiety, panic, confusion, irritability...
    ... sensitive person. I tried SEVEN Ad's before I was put on Lexapro and fortunately, it's at least been tolerable. ...

  5. When to hire the attorney?
    ... depressants to prevent depression from setting in. I am on Lexapro , 20 mg myself and have been for about eight years...

  6. trying to apply for prescription assistance
    ... filling out one from Forest Pharmaceuticals for my Lexapro ....
    ... filling out one from Forest Pharmaceuticals for my Lexapro . I recently had to renew my prescription for another...

  7. Filed for SSDI, can I, should I file for age 62 pay?
    ... Paxil, Xanax, amitriptyline, Zoloft, Wellbutrin, Lexapro , gabapentin and maybe another one. I took two of...

  8. Out of the blue my LTD was cut off! Help
    ... muscle relaxer), 3mg Klonopin (anti-anxiety med), 10 mg Lexapro (depression) and 30 mg Temazepam (Insomnia) per day...

  9. Can you get kicked off of SSD for Refusing Medication
    ... again.i have tried quite a few different anti Ds and Lexapro seems to be the best so far me.i also see my therepist...

  10. Approved 1st time
    ... hopeful this one does something ( I have already tried Lexapro & Effexor & Cymbalta ) the m-post is- after the...

  11. psychiatric evaluation
    ... things pretty well for me.Ihave also been on zoloft and lexapro and just had to have a raise in the lexapro last month...

  12. I really need som support!!
    ... depression and am seeing a therepist and also have been on lexapro for the last year or so. you know, I even asked...

  13. waiting again
    ... old taking: Bextra, Neurontin, Elmiron, Soma and Lexapro ...

  14. good news, I hope
    ... have. Current medications: Neurontin 600mg., Soma, Lexapro , Elmiron and Bextra....

  15. very depressed
    ... neurologist increased my Neurontin today and put me on Lexapro for depression. Anyone ever take Lexapro? I really...
    ... from depression(go figure,huh?)I am also taking the lexapro .i was Dxed with depression last year and was put on ... just wasn't working anymore.My dr switched me to the lexapro and about a month later i was feeling a whole lot ... that really works best for you.I just know that the lexapro works for me and my son.i hope you hear something...
    ... yea i am on Lexapro I have been on it for about 2 months.. it seems to ... wellbutrin. I take 3 150 mg wellbutrin a day, 1 10 mg. of lexapro and i also take 2 600 trileptal a day. that isnt counting ... to be getting worse...hope you have luck with that lexapro ... stacy...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. drug combos
    ... antenenol a day, would it be safe to add 10 mg of lexapro with these other meds. I get conflicting responses...

  2. xanax and lexapro
    ... prescribed both---xanax to easy my anxiety while the lexapro is kicking in so I would say so. havent tried them ... together yet though---the lexapro is making me feel very ill so i haven't really left...
    ... they are commonly prescribed together, you take the lexapro every day, and the xanax as needed...

  3. Does anyone know what going on with me???
    ... My neurologist put me on Lexapro and Klonopin recently because I was having lightheadedness ... I started the klonopin a week before the lexapro and even though I felt every stoned I slept very well ... and most of the symptoms resided. Now, I was against lexapro from the very begining because I was never depressed...
    ... you are feeling worse. Keep writing us. I take lexapro and I never felt what are going through. I have taken...
    ... speaking with him today and he told me to stop the lexapro right away and when I told him I already have and ... so very lost in all this. Can I actually die from lexapro ? Please, someone help me....

  4. xanax question
    ... when I terrible attacks hits. I also take 20mg of Lexapro daily. Well recently my attacks have been pretty...

  5. ativan, lexapro
    ... Hey Kiddo...As far as I know, taking Ativan and Lexapro would cause no problems for you. I take Klonopin ... (1 mg) and Lexapro (20 mg) together without any problems. Ativan and ... most likely notice some drowsiness from adding the Lexapro . I wouldn't advise you to just stop taking the...
    ... When I Was On Lexapro I Use To Take Ativan With It But Once Your On Lexapro ... Wont Even Need The Ativan. I Was Taking 10 Mgrms Of Lexapro But I Started At 5 Cause I Was Scared In The Beginning...
    ... I was on lexapro for almost a year. Worst drug ever in my opinion ... constantly come up with new drugs. When I discontinued lexapro I got VERY sick. I had rheumatoid arthritis - worst...
    ... ILiveForMyKids: The lexapro caused your RA to flare up and cause pain? I've been ... taking lexapro for about 6 months now, just about how long my back ... trade it for the anxiety anytime. Who diagnosed the lexapro as being the cause of your RA? PCP/other? Thanks...
    ... flared up and caused pain when you discontinued the lexapro , not while you were on it? --Chad B. (amateur pharmacist...

  6. Tramadol/Lexapro
    ... I have been put on lexapro for depression and also have some previous back trouble...

  7. klonopin oxycodone lexapro
    ... sure about... but I know you can take the oxy and lexapro together... She could call her local pharmacist and...

  8. mixing zoloft and methodone
    ... didn't Anna Nicole's son die from mixing these, also lexapro ? I'd look into it thoroughly....
    ... Ok, here's the thing with that. I have been on Lexapro for over two years now, so his death had me curious...

  9. Codeine & Lexapro?
    ... I am currently on Lexapro and hydrocodone(a form of codeine) for fibromyalgia ... and no interactions whatsoever. Actually taking the Lexapro has helped cut my dosages of hydro down because i...

  10. Neurontin & Zoloft Interaction?
    ... probelms at all.i was taking neurontin along with lexapro for quite some time without any issues popping up...

  11. lexapro & percocet
    ... two and a half years and also have been taking the lexapro too with absolutely no problems whatsoever.I do think...

  12. Was on Zoloft switched to wellbutrin
    ... have a lot of difficulty sleeping so my doctor added Lexapro also just 1 1/2 weeks ago. I also felt like crap until ... just yesterday from the Lexapro. The lexapro has been harder to adjust to I have been way more ... nauseated and extremely sleepy from the Lexapro but it is working better for my depression. The side ... ll probably feel better. Taking the Wellbutrin with Lexapro is supposed to counteract the sexual side effects ... of the Lexapro . So far it seems to be working OK. It takes a little...

  13. Propranolol
    ... it for. Never did a thing for my Anixety though. Lexapro and the Beta Blocker work great though....

  14. 13 yr daughter to stop Zoloft CT?!
    ... Zoloft; I have OCD, too, and the reason I quit taking Lexapro and went back on Zoloft is because I gained about...

  15. Acting strange on Zoloft
    ... reactions to the ADs.my son started out on prozac,went to Lexapro and the final was effexor.These meds created what...

  16. addicted to lexapro
    ... i took lexapro too and it made me way crazier than i already was ... hope you feel better ps- my birth control was why lexapro made me worse...
    ... ive been put on lexapro since september because the doctors thought i was...
    ... the other poster wrote... you are NOT addicted to Lexapro . Keep in touch. Regards, CancerDad...

  17. Taking medications to treat both Adult ADD and Depression/OCD/Anxiety
    ... to the second psychiatrist). They tried me on: Lexapro (cheered me up amazingly, but gave me extreme muscle...

  18. will all these meds harm me long term?
    ... channel blocker) warfarin (blood thinner), potassium, Lexapro , Asacol, Flomax, and for controlling afib, Betapace...

  19. Paxil, chest pain and irregular rythmns
    ... reaction but I can certainly relate because I had taken Lexapro and on my first dose I had a severe tightness and...

  20. Need help i think my dad is abusing his drugs!
    ... which with alcohol and increase risk of seizures. Lexapro is an SSRI that is not a drug normally prescribed...
    ... problem. The doctor may drop him all together. I take Lexapro and it is supposed to be regulated at a normal dose...

  21. Lexapro & Tylenol PM
    ... I wouldn't hesitate in taking Tylenol PM with Lexapro . All the med has is the Tylenol and Benadryl (or...

  22. Need advise fast! I am freaking out
    ... nightmares. Second, they put me on depakote, zyprexa, and lexapro to compensate. Another horrible experience. Felt like ... think I am experiencing the same thing now with the Lexapro . At first I felt real sick coming off it and then...
    ... INDENT] [INDENT] You should also withdaw slowly from Lexapro . Some people have a really hard time getting off the...

  23. I seriously fear I am losing my mind
    ... the hospital they had me on depakote, zyprexa, and lexapro . Well, I HATED being on these meds. They just made ... was difficult for about a week. I am on day 16 of Lexapro withdrawal. I have had the bouts of flu-like symptoms...
    ... scares me so bad I get panic attacks. I was on Lexapro 10mg for roughly 6 weeks. I quit cold turkey. I had...

  24. benzo side effects
    ... the market and many new ones out. Currently I take Lexapro and have no side effects at all other than energy...

  25. Xanax question
    ... they are but they are very very effective. I take Lexapro and have no side effects from it at all other than...

  26. Lexapro and OTC Pain Meds
    ... or a fioricet for my headaches....er..i also take lexapro 40mg...
    ... naproxen, it hasn't proved to interact with escitalopram ( Lexapro ) the way the others do. You could try taking aspirin...
    ... naproxen, it hasn't proved to interact with escitalopram ( Lexapro ) the way the others do. You could try taking aspirin ... is just a headache thats a side effect of my meds ( Lexapro ). So it varies where the headache is .. sometimes...
    ... Stcy- How do you know the headaches are from the Lexapro ? I have been taking lexapro 20mg for 3 months now ... vicodin to get rid of the pain. Besides that I think Lexapro has worked well. I don't lay awake at night thinking...

  27. Bad reaction to one Lexapro - anyone else?
    ... I would definately suggest not taking anymore Lexapro and talking to your doctor about alternative options ... your doc will tell you that it wasn't caused by the Lexapro , but I figure the start-up side effects from the Levoxyl...
    ... doctor probably will not acknowledge that it was the Lexapro becaue for some reason most doctors refuse to acknowledge...
    ... I took one Lexapro too. Result- no sleep, weakness and I felt like I...

  28. PLEASE READ - Effexor and SSRI WARNING
    ... break for a while from the boards to be able to go on lexapro , and it has helped me tremendously. I couldn't hardly...

  29. Bad reactions to antidepressants
    ... stress/anxiety & even panic attacks. My doc tried me on Lexapro , I had every side effect from it & also I had never...
    ... after only 2 doses. I also had horrible reactions to Lexapro . I don't seem to tolerate the ssri's at all. I just ... since last OCT!!!! I also developed panic attacks from Lexapro ....