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Panic Disorders board

  1. seroquel
    ... take very small pieces when in a full-blown, all-day Lexapro adrenaline episode. I Took it several years ago, and...

  2. panic/anxiety-what are your symptoms?
    ... before bed has lessened your night attacks? I may start Lexapro soon but I am having an endoscopy first because the...

  3. Panic Attack or not?
    ... needed until I can fill out a prescription I have for Lexapro . I am also using an Anxiety & Panic workbook by Edmund...

Personality Disorder board

  1. New to the group - I just got diagnosed with BPD
    ... I have taken meds in the past (prozac, wellbutrin, lexapro , zoloft, cimbalta), but I haven't been on anything...

  2. am i doomed for life???
    ... know a year ago you started taking Wellbutrin with Lexapro . Are you still taking the Wellbutrin? I was thinking...
    ... he shouldnt have bought it. And yes, I am taking lexapro but not with wellbutrin. The wellbutrin made me sick ... which was good for weight loss but the lexapro has made me gain alot. Bless you all!...

  3. More Than Depression... Is It BPD???
    ... Adderall Ritalin Zoloft Wellbutrin Paxil Lexapro Trazodone Risperdal Effexor Depakote None of...

  4. Question about BPD
    ... afraid of going back to jail. I am currently taking lexapro , lamictal, seroquel, trileptal, and xanax. Could I...

  5. finally seeking help....need advice
    ... borderline personality disorder? Doc switched me from Lexapro to this as a last resort, and I want to know how it...
    ... Hi. Well, a few days ago, doc put me back on the lexapro ..I started getting angry when I took it, the nvery ... doc knows too much about this stuff. I threw the lexapro out, needless to say. I dont need something getting...

  6. BPD + NPD + alcohol/substance addiction
    ... primary dr. The NP that talked with me put me on Lexapro and Ambien. Anyone encouraging words from Lexapro...

  7. dealing with anxiety...panic disorder???
    ... months. So now I am taking ten milagrams of lexapro which is a nerve pill to treat anxiety/depression ... situation that I should be okay if I do still and take my lexapro and protonix? I have so many questions I felt and...

  8. Will anything work for me?
    ... terrible side effects, Paxil...terrible to come off of, Lexapro , Celexa, Klonopin, Rozerem, Omega-3, Melatonin, Vistaril...

  9. BPD and losing friends.... :(
    ... months ago. Since then I have been put on 20 mg. Lexapro and 80 mg. Strattera for ADD. I have been having...

  10. Starting treatment for bpd, what to expect?
    ... with borderline personality disorder. I am now on Lexapro and will be starting therapy for it soon. Is anyone...

  11. Mixed diagnosis
    ... or touch me, or yell at me. I have now switched to Lexapro , and have already noticed results. The biggest...

  12. **ADVICE-HELP?** I am at a low again-possible TRIGGER!
    ... for me at all. I am on klonopin (2years now) and lexapro ( 2 months now). At first, the lexapro with the klonopin ... Has anyone ever been where I am - with these meds? LExapro ? Well, I have researched on the web where some people...
    ... experience similar problems after a few months on Lexapro , why don't you consult your psychiatrist or whoever ... prescribed the Lexapro ?...

  13. Lost sense of self?
    ... attacks (klonopin) almost 2 years ago, and a month ago- lexapro for depression adn general anxiety. I feel really...

  14. Please help
    ... and panic disorder boards. I am currently on 10 mg lexapro for anxiety/panic. I was doing okay, but my anxiety ... could really get me this out of control, and I've read lexapro should help with that. Please respond. I need help...
    ... Wow. Your Lexapro may have to be upped and no matter what it is not...
    ... Thanks soulcatcher, I am going to try upping the lexapro to 20 mg and see....Does it sound like pd or bpd to...

  15. Help with BPD relationship
    ... needs to do to be "normal". He was recently put on Lexapro , so I am hoping that will help. I want to stick by...

  16. What on earth is a personality disorder?

  17. advice: lexapro and wellbutrin SR
    ... abillities will suffer from use of such drugs.. i took the lexapro last night and it really messed me up.. my pupils ... it was horribal.. still feeling the effects.. damn lexapro .. i'm wondering.. is this a common side effect? if ... so... does it go away? or is this a sign that maybe lexapro and I are not compatable?.. can it damage my brain...
    ... i too a lexapro for 1 week. i had to get the f off of it as it made ... wanna piss all the time, prozac put weight on me, lexapro made me feel like ants in my pants, now i am on efforxor...
    ... oh, and i'm still feeling the messed up effects of lexapro .. i posted what happened to me on another forum and...
    ... i took lexapro and then the doc added wellbutrin. niether one does...

Phobias board

  1. Agoraphobia?
    ... of people say like a best buy or grocery store.... lexapro has helped me a lot but i still have those jumpy feelings...
    ... get very, very small. Right after I started on Lexapro my world got so small I couldn't walk around the outside ... so I could get back to my "safe zone". Once the Lexapro kicked in (3+ weeks...not advocating any particular...

  2. My irrational phobias
    ... afraid of medicines. I had a bad reaction to some lexapro a few years back and I am terrified that any other ... medicine will cause the same reaction as the lexapro did. I am currently still on celexa after 3 1/2 years...

  3. Social phobia
    ... yr before she started college. Anyway, she started Lexapro and went to a therapist for about 6 weeks. I saw a ... don't see any reason why you could not take Paxil or Lexapro . I took Paxil for yrs for anxiety and it did help...
    ... class and did her work, did not socialize. Sooo, the Lexapro and therapy were a big help for her. She'll always...

  4. Panic attacks, anxiety, depression, agoraphobia....help!
    ... I really am alone. My doctor has told me to try Lexapro but I'm very, very afraid of the side effects. A ... please do so. Apparently my choices so far are Lexapro or Zoloft, Ativan or Klonopin, what should I do? ...
    ... need medication to get you through this so try the Lexapro or Zoloft. Elavil is such an old drug with strong...

  5. Cure for phobia? Has anyone tried a TB drug called DCS?
    ... this or had success with anything? I currently take Lexapro (did take zoloft years ago) and this keeps me from...
    ... therapy or just taking meds? Any benzos with your Lexapro ? Just wondering about your treatment. Here's to...

  6. looking for other people with agoraphobia.
    ... to discuss my depression and anxiety. I was put on Lexapro to take daily and Lorazepam to take as needed for...

  7. Severe toothache and BAD PHOBIA of dentist!!
    ... if that didn't work, she would like me to maybe try Lexapro . She also gave me 30 Ativan at the time and then...
    ... the beta blocker. I really don't want to try the Lexapro . My son wants me to go sit with him while he goes...

  8. After decades with anxiety/agoraphobia...
    ... mother had then, and so do I.:blob_fire I am on Lexapro , and it has given me some hope, I will never ever...

  9. Agoraphobia??
    ... problem with going out places.I just started taking Lexapro 10mg's for 12 days now.I have GAD but I do have Depression ... any better yet but I know its way to soon for the Lexapro to have taken its full affect yet.I have always had ... start feeling better.I don't feel any better on the Lexapro as of yet.Hopefully I wonder if this AD is better...
    ... Angoraphobic Clasterphobic and so on. I finally went on Lexapro and Lorazapam most of these things are in control...
    ... Exercise is a real Key for me right now.I am giving the Lexapro a chance while Exercising at the same time.So far ... feel no improvement in anything since I started the Lexapro 12 days ago.:)...
    ... goraphobia as well. Though I started taking Celexa, and not Lexapro , it took about two-three weeks and a raise in my dosage...

  10. panic and phobia of throwing up????
    ... on and off meds since then. Most recently was on Lexapro last year, but went off and also was on Wellbutrin...
    ... disorders weren't as commonplace then. I started taking Lexapro about a year ago for anxiety, and it really works ... don't panic about it anymore (usually) and since the Lexapro helps me stay calm and feeling good, I don't have...

  11. agoraphobia
    ... take the occasional ativan, but have not taken any Lexapro - afraid of side effects- I definitely could not cope...

  12. Emetophobia
    ... ones work for you. I take a combo of Wellbutrin and Lexapro right now, and still take Xanax when i really need...

  13. Help with Social Phobia/anxiety and ADHD
    ... anxiety for quite sometime. I first started out on Lexapro . Took it about a year, but switched to Effexor xr ... due to the 20 lb weight gain from Lexapro . I have never been able to comprehend anything. ...

  14. ADD/Social Phobia
    ... Effexor, but have taken Strattera, and currently take Lexapro (same family as Effexor). Some side-effects to look ... panicky feelings. I did not have any of those on Lexapro , but on Strattera, I got very panicky feeling, got...

  15. What medicines treat Agoraphobia & Social Anxiety ?
    ... prozac are approved for social anxiety. Then, there is lexapro , effexor, and many other types of ad's that can help...
    ... Lexapro. I didn't even know the speed limit until I took Lexapro ! It's treated me real well and given me my life back...
    ... Alright seems like Lexapro and Zoloft work well for people.. which one should...
    ... upped the dosage finally up to 40 mg. I'm starting Lexapro right now so I'll post my thoughts a week or two from...

  16. Agorophobia
    ... strides here in the last six months with the help of Lexapro . It tends to be genetic. My Grandmother on my Fathers...
    ... Bell, how does the Lexapro make you feel? Happier or less anxious or what? ...

  17. Specific Phobia
    ... but I'm sure not every one experiences that. I take Lexapro and it does help. I just upped my dose and boy have...

  18. Social Anxiety/Phobia?
    ... changing results with many different meds such as paxil, lexapro , topamax, and wellbutrin. Its all about what works...

  19. The Best Medication for Social Phobia???
    ... sleep and the terrible nausea. I have also tried Lexapro 10 mg...but it didn't do much for me. I am currently...
    ... to wizARDRY,hope the zoloft works, if it doesnt, it lexapro and paxil are all the same type of antidepressant...

  20. " AGORAPHOBIA "......, anyone have this ?
    ... to make me better is that my BPDoctor put me on ' Lexapro ', about this time last year, and I could tell a difference...
    ... similar anxiety, but it involves driving on freeways. Lexapro and Wellbutrin keep her functional. She also has the...

  21. wellbutrin for anxiety and agoraphobia
    ... feel very much positive effects either. I went to Lexapro and the verdict is still out. The side effects are...

  22. Dealing with Agoraphobia
    ... alone, he see's this all the time. I just started Lexapro about a month ago and boy does it help me. I also ... t recover from fight or flight mode. Dr. Told me Lexapro helps control "obsessive thinking" which is what keeps...

  23. Panic Attacks due to Phobias, not Panic Disorder?
    ... now since this was posted quite some time ago. The Lexapro & the Lorazapam has helped me soooo much. I only take...

  24. Phobia treatments?
    ... taking a daily medicatoin like Paxil or Effexor or Lexapro , out of the question. Have thought about Xanax but...

  25. Cymbalta for Social Phobia?
    ... so far the only thing that worked for me for SAD. Lexapro & Effexor helped with G.A.D., but not social. I...
    ... a new antidepressant of effexor type paxil and lexapro are prozac type any antidepressant is capable of...

  26. Recommendation for people who have Social Phobia
    ... I first went on Paxil, and it saved me. Now I take Lexapro , a similar drug, and I think it's even better. Check...

  27. panic attacks developing to phobia's!
    ... attacks. You may have not been able to tolerate the lexapro that you were taking. I had very bad reactions to ... lexapro & also effexor, but have had success with 2 other...
    ... attacks. You may have not been able to tolerate the lexapro that you were taking. I had very bad reactions to ... lexapro & also effexor, but have had success with 2 other...

  28. Social Phobia......
    ... which is frustrating and shameful for me. I am on Lexapro 10 and Lamictal and also Ativan as needed. I don...

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) board

  1. need to vent
    ... heart and wicked mood swings. So now I am back on the Lexapro and hope things calm down. The new therapist seems...

  2. PTSD and psychosis
    ... i find myself in this situation. i'm on meds... lexapro 20mg, solian 1000mg, epilim 2000mg...but they don...
    ... i find myself in this situation. i'm on meds... lexapro 20mg, solian 1000mg, epilim 2000mg...but they don...

  3. the question of the day...
    ... helps. I feel for you, I really do. I remember taking lexapro and Wellbutrin. They were my worst ones. I felt like...

  4. PTSD Help in San Diego?
    ... again, only to a lesser degree. I was then put on Lexapro . This is a really great prescription. I didn't notice...

  5. why do i feel like this???
    ... disorder, high anxiety and PTSD. he started me on lexapro and that worked for a little while and then i started...

  6. how to resocialize
    ... year. The new doc put me on Buspar and then added Lexapro which I took tonite. My PTSD stuff is in my face ... but gotta keep trying. I guess she added the Lexapro because the Buspar, although it helps the panic, causes...
    ... hours last nite. Horrible state of mind, plus the Lexapro gave me the jitters. I can hardly sit up, feels like...
    ... Afternoon trucky, I tried Lexapro for a few months, I had to get off of it. Caused...

  7. Best Medicines for PTSD
    ... with no hospitalization. I often read Cymbalta, Lexapro , Zoloft and maybe Effexor as common treatments for...

  8. does anyone know anything about Lexapro?
    ... if you good information about lexapro and its side effects and what its good for go to ... [url]http://www.drugs.com/ lexapro .html[/url]. good luck...
    ... I was on Lexapro but let me start out saying EVERYONE reacts different ... .... They also can give you Wellburtron while on Lexapro if it does make you lethargic.. I've never been on...
    ... as always have to say we are all different. i hated lexapro . it made me feel weird, sweaty, jittery, paranoid...
    ... I have been on Lexapro , 10mg, for about a week now. I haven't noticed anything...
    ... i was taking lexapro for about two months, its a really fast acting medication ... had a super bad expierance. i had good results with lexapro . after the first week. but every one reacts differently...

  9. Pts?will Lexapro Help??????????
    ... never be the same it sucks very bad..did you try the lexapro i actually held off on taking mine until today i hope ... helps............good luck let me know if you got any lexapro and if it is helping you take care .................

  10. I have a question..
    ... your reply,thanks) i can deal with as long as the lexapro helps with the darn night sweats and i can sleep....
    ... your reply,thanks) i can deal with as long as the lexapro helps with the darn night sweats and i can sleep....

  11. Is this PTSD. What to do?
    ... down and fight withdrawels. I am also on Xanax and Lexapro for depression. I take Neurontin for pain and nerves...

  12. PTSD medications
    ... the doctor saus we can live with that. I am also on Lexapro which makes me sick. So now is has me on effesrt ... Then he also put me on xanax until I can get back on lexapro . All these drugs confuse me and ZI worry about the ... for a couple of month until I can get back on the lexapro . What does any one think...any thoughts that mi8ght...
    ... body with less side effects. Why are you going off of Lexapro and getting back on it when you are taking Effexor ... strange to me that you would be put on Effexor and Lexapro at the same time. Have you gotten a second oppinion...

  13. New Here--Medication Questions
    ... psychiatrist to determine the best medications. I am on Lexapro (15 milligrams) and am also on Klonopin. I'm happy ... with the Lexapro , but still need something to help when the PTSD symptoms ... experience with Neurontin? I know that being on the Lexapro alone isn't enough, and I really don't want to increase ... the Lexapro again (which is another option) because it is really...

  14. Have you ever heard?
    ... store the bodies. Wierd huh? Since I have been on Lexapro and take two xanex to sleep at night I haven't had...

  15. PTSD what meds have helped you?
    ... I have been dx with ptsd, I am now on Lexapro for over a month I feel no better, has anyone had...
    ... I have been dx with ptsd, I am now on Lexapro for over a month I feel no better, has anyone had ... thanks! what milligrams are you taking of the Lexapro ? You might have to increase it. I'm taking Prozac...
    ... what milligrams are you taking of the Lexapro ? You might have to increase it. I'm taking Prozac...
    ... they have so manyout now, including Zoloft for PTSD. Lexapro is a good drug and I know people who are on it and ... feeling panicky or ancy or just plain ole depressed on Lexapro ? Andrea...
    ... they have so manyout now, including Zoloft for PTSD. Lexapro is a good drug and I know people who are on it and ... feeling panicky or ancy or just plain ole depressed on Lexapro ? Andrea I feel more anxious then depressed actually...
    ... in your body and the SSRI drugs such as Prozac and Lexapro , etc. are good to take during this phase. So guess...
    ... in your body and the SSRI drugs such as Prozac and Lexapro , etc. are good to take during this phase. So guess...
    ... remember what I did yesterday. I really do not think the lexapro is working I will call my Dr to see what else she...
    ... remember what I did yesterday. I really do not think the lexapro is working I will call my Dr to see what else she...
    ... psychitrist to see if another med would be better then lexapro . I feel more anxious then depressed....
    ... psychitrist to see if another med would be better then lexapro . I feel more anxious then depressed. Yes, I know...
    ... Starting tomorrow I start Zoloft, I hope it works as the lexapro did not do much for me! :p...
    ... Starting tomorrow I start Zoloft, I hope it works as the lexapro did not do much for me! :p I understand Zoloft ... it is going with you? What was going on with the Lexapro ? Andrea...
    ... it is going with you? What was going on with the Lexapro ? Andrea Lexapro did help with my insomnia but...
    ... some people love it, some dont, I just know that the lexapro was doing nothing for me. Zoloft has been around for...
    ... some people love it, some dont, I just know that the lexapro was doing nothing for me. Zoloft has been around for...
    ... some people love it, some dont, I just know that the lexapro was doing nothing for me. Zoloft has been around for...
    ... some people love it, some dont, I just know that the lexapro was doing nothing for me. Zoloft has been around for...
    ... I have not felt dizzy with zoloft but did with lexapro . I have been getting lil headaches but they go away...

  16. I would like to know other peoples symptoms with PTSD
    ... usually quaking in my shoes. My MD recently doubled my Lexapro , so I do have to admit I feel much perkier and happier...
    ... courage to do that yet. I know alot of people who take Lexapro and like it. What's your opinion of the drug? Did...

  17. Is anyone feel dizzy or off balance with PTSD?
    ... I do get dizzy sometimes but it may be from the lexapro I am not sure...
    ... i feel off balance, and my neurologist has me on lexapro . i have been on lexapro for 30 days and i have notice ... some feedback on how you are improving while being on lexapro ....
    ... slightly changes locations occassionally....I was on Lexapro but the buzzing began months before I started and...
    ... Hello, I am taking lexapro and adderral. I get a lot of side affects from lexapro...

  18. Am i starting over again????
    ... I have PTSD (long time running now) and am on Lexapro for the depressive tendencies I have. As for the...

  19. PTSD what meds are you on?
    ... what type of meds you are on? Ive been prescribled lexapro and on day 2 now and I feel a lil weird Ive heard...
    ... reply, I took celexa before this week I started on lexapro , so hopefully it will help. I have not heard much...
    ... I also take Lexapro , and the thing I like most about it is that I don ... either. I just felt emotionally numb. I've been on Lexapro for 7-8 months, and I like it. I can still feel something...

  20. PTSD from hormonal imbalance
    ... Myacardia for my blood presure it was 175 orve 110 and lexapro for the hypersensitivity. Now he is starting me on ... Zanax because I am not talarating the Lexapro . When I pick up anything it feels like it is cutting...

Postpartum Depression (PPD) board

  1. Postpartum depression & ANXIETY, long, but really need advice
    ... needed it, mainly at night to fall asleep. Now I am on lexapro 10 mg and have been for about 7 weeks. I guess its ... for the most part I feel so much better, but the lexapro makes me really tired and hard to fall asleep, it ... change bringing it on????? I am debating quitting lexapro but everything I read says stay on it for 6 months...
    ... you could try celexa which is an older version of lexapro . i am sensitive to anti's and i could tolerate the...

  2. PPD question and concerns
    ... have been for years) and did not stop taking my meds ( Lexapro ) during this pregnancy (26 weeks tomorrow). I had...

Schizophrenia board

  1. please, opinions about my paranoia
    ... I am currently on Invega 9mg, Lamictal 150mg, and Lexapro 20 mg and i still deal with a lot of paranoia. It...

  2. My Journey
    ... & am on several different meds (Invega, Lamictal, Lexapro , Prevacid fer stomach troubles, Lisinopril fer high...

  3. The wonderful world of med students
    ... depression. Went to my family phsician and she gives me lexapro and recomends i need to go to psychiatrists. So Then...

  4. Meds question?
    ... schizoaffective and I was on seroquel, klonopin, geodon, lexapro . And many others but that was it I guess for the schizoaffe...

  5. How high is your propensity for craziness?
    ... sent back and prescribed Risperdahl, Abilify, and Lexapro ..all of which made me more depressed and helped enhance...