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Pregnancy board

  1. Need some advice
    ... hello! i was on lexapro which prevents anxiety and helps with depression....

  2. Zoloft while pregnant?
    ... depressant while pregnant? When I got pregnant I was taking Lexapro for anxiety and as soon as I found out I weened myself...

  3. nervous
    ... so, ive been on lexapro (anxiety/depression) for a couple years now. when...
    ... doctor about quitting cold turkey? If you need the Lexapro , it may be decided it's best to stay on it during...

  4. Antidepressants during pregnancy
    ... conceive and taking Zoloft. I just weaned off of Lexapro and thought I was having withdrawal symptoms but it ... much better on the Zoloft, just as good as on the Lexapro . My doctor said she has had patients over the past...

  5. tareyna
    ... tareyna, i saw your ? and thought i would respond here. Lexapro is considered a ok anti-depressant to take during ... control. so i called my ob and she put me back on lexapro . of course talk to your own dr. but just thought i...

  6. Question about depression drug during pregnancy
    ... now and suffer from deppression. so my ob put me on Lexapro . she said it was one of the 2 approved for pg....

  7. Anti-depressants and Pregnancy
    ... not so distant future. In addition, I have been on Lexapro for almost a year and I cannot imagine life w/o it...
    ... risks I think but it depends on the situation. I tried Lexapro once several years ago and I remember asking them...
    ... pregnant instead...also do some research online about lexapro and pregnancy....
    ... research and I have decided that weening myself off Lexapro before I get pregnant is the best decision. It is...

  8. Does a pregnancy test show up neg or positive...
    ... sick in the morning. I've also switched from paxil to lexapro and she said that was the source of the bleeding,...
    ... sorry :( My doctor told me it was because of the Lexapro I'm on, but I'm not convinced. I've had bad cramping ... had (severe) and my last period before I was even on lexapro was out of wack and I was nauseous and really tired...

  9. advise on doctor giving SSRI's
    ... anxiety I finally did tell my doctor and she put me on lexapro it makes me feel jittery and can not sleep and I feel...
    ... most things? I took celexa (earlier version of lexapro ) and didn't like its side effects. Lexapro is supposed...

  10. Lexapro in Pregnancy?...Other antidepressants?
    ... I dont' know about Lexapro , but it is (I believe) the newest of the antidepressants...
    ... I took Lexapro for about a two weeks. I had a really bad reaction ... may cause side effects for one baby but not another. Lexapro (and effexor and paxil) are all category C drugs which...
    ... I was on Lexapro for a few months, and then switched to Zoloft b/c...

  11. precautions for pregnancy?
    ... regarding medications for depression. I am taking lexapro and wondered if I should stop. Also allergy medication...

  12. Xanax
    ... ve tried and it DID NOT FLY with me. I was taking Lexapro before I got pregnant for Panic. Now I just do baths...
    ... ve tried and it DID NOT FLY with me. I was taking Lexapro before I got pregnant for Panic. Now I just do baths ... you need to talk drop a line to me! Yeah, I was Lexapro too, I got off of it about 3 months before I found...

  13. Medication and Pregnancy
    ... Hi, I currently take 10mg Lexapro , 1mg Ativan, 150mg Wellbutrin XL, and 3mg Valium for ... Ativan and Valium. My psychiatrist says that the Lexapro should be OK to take during pregnancy, but that I...

  14. Questions please....
    ... Definatly ask your dr about the Celexa. I was taking Lexapro , its just about the same thing, and my GP told me ... The OB also said yes to Prozac, but I just quit the Lexapro because I felt like I'd be ok. Its been REALLY difficult...

  15. why me?
    ... suffered from depression/anxiety that I am now taking lexapro for, I have had bronchitis and a nasty yeast infection...

  16. Lexapro during pregnancy
    ... breastfeeding, but I can tell you that when I was on Lexapro , I had horrible insomnia and some appetite suppression...
    ... there~ I am also 21 weeks along and have been taking Lexapro 10mg since b/f I became pg! I have not really experienced ... breastfeeding.....there haven't been enough studies of Lexapro , but being that it's such an incredibly small dose...
    ... I was also on Lexapro before becoming pg. The only caution I can give you...

  17. New here and zoloft question
    ... stricken person. I had already weened myself off of Lexapro before becoming pg, but was considering going back...

  18. Pregnancy and meds
    ... I was on Lexapro (a new antidepressant) and Strattera (for ADHD) and...

Relationship Health board

  1. Feeling guilty about not missing him enough?
    ... that sometimes makes me wonder if I should consider Lexapro again. (I was on that for anxiety for a couple years...

  2. Completely Devastated and Can't Function At ALL!!!
    ... before finding the right mix. Now I take trazadone and lexapro . For a while I was also taking welbutrin in the morning...

  3. Okay i have decided it is time to let go...
    ... depression plus the anxiety that I have. I just started Lexapro 10 mg a day. I have been on many antidepressants throughout...

  4. How to tell if wife has BPD
    ... admits that she has in the past. The depression med Lexapro was given to level out the depression & mood swings...

  5. after 3 perfect months I find out my boyfriend has mental health issues..;(
    ... to discuss these issues and the doc prescribed him Lexapro . I guess my question is don't you need to be...

  6. Sons' girlfriend with manic episodes..not taking her meds! Help!
    ... 7/28/07 same thing, the bottle is empty. Next, Lexapro 10 mg 1x filled on 8/11/07 some pills are in bottle...

  7. Depressed husband
    ... sorry for myself and started asking normally by taking Lexapro to cope with the pain....

  8. i jsut keep geting angry with him!
    ... about what you are worrying about. My Dr. prescribed Lexapro and I feel much better. Depression and anxiety also...

  9. relationship question
    ... my testostorone levels, and that was fine. I am on lexapro , and I know that it causes me decreased sexual desire ... works so well on my anxiety problem. I actually quit lexapro for a while and it was bad. Weighing the pros and ... cons, I decided to take the lexapro . This is just really a tough situation....
    ... clothes, ect) that may be turning you off? i was on lexapro for a while and it killed my drive. but it helped...

  10. Just can't do it any more.
    ... Now that aside, SHE NEEDS HELP. A LOT of it. I'm on Lexapro , seeing both a psychologist and a psychiatrist, and...

  11. Rebrokem Heart
    ... any man will ever want me. I feel so hopeless.. the lexapro isn't working and the xanax merely takes the edge...

  12. What's Wrong With My Mom? (Long)
    ... to get it. I have an anxiety disorder and take lexapro veryday....but for those major attacks...I take calonapin...

  13. Hey, it's Salty again---any of my angels around?
    ... never criticized my weight. I put 40 lbs. on with Lexapro and instead of telling me to lose the weight or calling...

  14. Help with relationship with BPD G/F
    ... I am doing well mainly because I started taking Lexapro a couple of weeks ago. I lost 30 pounds and my doctor ... was worried about me. The Lexapro has really eased my dependence on her and I really...

Trying to Conceive (TTC) board

  1. Thyroid? Synthroid? Help?
    ... depression/anxiety a few years ago and was prescribed Lexapro . I specificially asked the doc if weight gain was...

  2. antidepressants? Help!
    ... risks while pregnant to be concluded. he put me on Lexapro . I was looking into it, and there's like double the...
    ... Hello! My family doctor put me on Lexapro too for really bad anxiety. When I got pregnant last ... she said it was due to my anxiety and put me back on Lexapro . She then told me that there are no known problems ... caused by taking Lexapro and that my obgyn was probably more concerned b/c...

  3. think i know why ive been struggling
    ... new to this forum and TTC as well. I've been taking Lexapro (ssri) for more than a year. Your post has oppened...
    ... describe sounds serious. I personally don't feel the lexapro affected my cycles directly, but I was doing some...

  4. Newbie-mabye TTC
    ... because of obstacle #2: Prescription medication. I take Lexapro for anxiety/depression (which caused me to gain 50 ... Klonopin for anxiety. I can probably do without the Lexapro if I had to but I HAVE to stay on Tegretol. My ob...

Caregivers board

  1. Caring for mom is causing me stomach problems
    ... similar to yours. :) I feel for you. I've been on Lexapro and Prilosec OTC for a while now. Your mother sounds...

  2. Always hungry...
    ... They are indispensable(sp?) aren't they :D . I am on Lexapro for mood, and Prilosec OTC for my stomach :p . Again...
    ... They are indispensable(sp?) aren't they :D . I am on Lexapro for mood, and Prilosec OTC for my stomach :p . Again...

  3. Long past burnout
    ... and I have gained over 50 pounds each, and I'm on Lexapro for depression. We've just started walking on a treadmill...

  4. Have No One.
    ... own family who is suffering. I have had to go on Lexapro to help me cope with my situation. It's so hard....

Health Insurance SSDI Issues board

  1. Please help! Health insurance question??
    ... provided by the employer. I currently take 30 mg of Lexapro 1x per day and 10 mg of Adderall IR 2x per day. ...
    ... provided by the employer. I currently take 30 mg of Lexapro 1x per day and 10 mg of Adderall IR 2x per day. ...
    ... provided by the employer. I currently take 30 mg of Lexapro 1x per day and 10 mg of Adderall IR 2x per day. ...

  2. caresource coverage
    ... 1st.I was wondering if caresource covers the cost of Lexapro ten does anyone know?...
    ... esentative and ask. In many areas you will have to buy the lexapro 20 and cut them in half in order to have coverage...

Healthcare Professionals board

  1. PA-C Practioner
    ... practioner write a prescription for a control drug Lexapro ?...

  2. Are family practitioners qualified to dx depression?
    ... no objective findings. So a doc gave me samples of Lexapro . I don't agree with that practice! Am I the only...
    ... no objective findings. So a doc gave me samples of Lexapro . I don't agree with that practice! Am I the only...
    ... taking a multivitamin about 3 months ago. BTW, the Lexapro made me depressed--go figure! I am not a doctor,...

Anemia board

  1. Vitamin B12 deficiency and extremely tired don't find injections help much
    ... for her H Pylori. The doctor put her on samples of Lexapro for the anxiety/depression as well as 1.5mg Xanax...
    ... anxiety attacks 10-08 tetracycline for h pylori, lexapro for anxiety/depression, xanax, metoclopramide...
    ... anxiety attacks 10-08 tetracycline for h pylori, lexapro for anxiety/depression, xanax, metoclopramide...

  2. Low Ferritin and Low WBC
    ... suffer from depression and ptsd) At the time I was on lexapro , seroquel and lamictal. My psychiatrist decided to...

  3. newly anemic - need support
    ... youngest is 6. I have been taking an antidepressant ( lexapro ) for the last 4 years for PMDD and I thought that...

  4. Hypothyroid w/ low ferritin & B12 - need advice on optimal values
    ... few reasons for the lower t3: iron deficiency, the lexapro I still take, or just a mystery reason I have not ... on getting the ferritin up and cutting back on the lexapro . I read that SSRIs can decrease T3. [Long story -...

  5. Need advice - B12 deficiency please ????
    ... benefit from a mood leveler". I let him put me on Lexapro , "to start", but it was a depressant for me. And I...

  6. Depression, Anxiety & Lethargy
    ... changed my anti-depressant prescription from Paxil to Lexapro - fortunately for me, it took effect within a week...

  7. dizzy/unstable feeling- please help
    ... this and put me on medication to help. I now take Lexapro 10mg and Klonopin which is like ativan, but longer...

Angina board

  1. Questions about variant angina and coronary artery spasms?
    ... and has me on .5mg Klonipin twice a day and 20 mg Lexapro daily. If I am on all these nerve meds, why am I still...

Blood and Blood Vessel board

  1. Help: I'm 20 and loosing hair
    ... my last doctor put me on an anti-depressant called Lexapro . However I decided not to take this medication for...

  2. Downward Trend in Platelet Count
    ... I’ve been prone to depression for years and take Lexapro , though my life has absolutely nothing to be depressed...
    ... medication if it gets too bad. I finally went on Lexapro 10 mg. after my husband’s death, when the stress ... of it all finally hit me. Lexapro is a gentle anti anxiety, anti depressant. I was...

  3. Hemophilia B & Polycythemia Vera
    ... triggers, all we could find was that he began taking Lexapro for anxiety shortly before the visit to the hemophila...

  4. Thrombocytosis????? Sorry, very long!
    ... i dont need them at all and i need to start taking lexapro . i just lost a bunch of weight, weight put on because...

  5. Very worried...bruising/petechiae
    ... platelet count being normal. I did recently start taking Lexapro , but I had petechiae before starting this med. I'm...

  6. Polycythemia Vera
    ... time with circulation. I am also on blood thinner, lexapro , and 3 different inhalers. Staying active is somewhat...

  7. please help; desperate - are these blood clot symptoms?
    ... alright. my doctor says it's anxiety and gave me lexapro . i have been having anxiety ever since, well thats ... taking anything, never even really started taking the lexapro . beginning in march i began developing pain in my...

Heart Disorders board

  1. anyone else traumatized by SVT??
    ... it, whichever came first though, who knows. I take Lexapro for the anxiety and Propanalol for the SVT. I also...

  2. Heart issue at 29?
    ... was completely normal. Though my dr. did put me on Lexapro for 6 months because I was having some small anxiety...

  3. question for people with fast heart rates
    ... diltiazem a week and two days. I take diazepam and lexapro for anxiety. How are you doing with your tachycardia...
    ... diltiazem a week and two days. I take diazepam and lexapro for anxiety. How are you doing with your tachycardia...

  4. concerned
    ... i take lexapro , just wondering if its ok to take it with ibprofen ... everyday? i take lexapro for anxiety and ibprofen for headaches everyday is...
    ... I am not a Doctor but I take Lexapro for the same reason as yours and I take Ibopr. for...

  5. I have a question about bpm.
    ... ve been diagnosed with panic attacks and am taking Lexapro . I pretty much have them under control, though, but...
    ... out one thing though. It's possible that it's the Lexapro . Though an antidepressant, one of the big things its...
    ... doing a little research. I was kind of thinking the Lexapro could do that, but haven't had much time at all to ... Thats what's great about this board. I went off of Lexapro a few months ago and started having panic attacks...

  6. PVCs
    ... about this too..They also try anti depressant called LExapro . I had no PVCs on that, but I felt jacked up and high...

  7. Pounding Heart
    ... in the p.m. & 1/2 at about 3 am. he also has me on lexapro 10mg. i'm not sure the lexapro is helping. this racing...
    ... hi maranz, i have been on lexapro 10 mg. for a year now. it has helped & it is a very...

  8. Hard to decipher pain
    ... heart disease. I have tried a few ADs and have been on Lexapro for maybe 3 years or more. None of the ADs have really ... worked, but Lexapro seems to be.....kind of like "not noticeable or more...

  9. Scared to tears..
    ... years ago. I've been on Atenolol, Norvasc, Paxil, Lexapro , and occasional Zyrtec for allergies. Atenolol I ... Paxil because it just wasn't helping, and I changed to Lexapro . That stuff is too expensive, so I had to cut that...

  10. Chronic Isomnia after bypass surgery
    ... the hospital my cardiologist gave me a script for Lexapro (mild antidepressant). He told me it was primarily ... during my surgeries and my Neurologitst suggested it ( Lexapro ) in April. My weight is 107 and I do still have...

  11. Anxiety & Depression following bypass
    ... wrong. I have had 2 bouts of rejection and I am on Lexapro 20 mg. I find that it does keep my bouts of depression...

  12. Enlarged heart questions
    ... anxiety attacks. Went to the doctor and he gave me Lexapro and BP medication.. atenolol and Benicar with a water...

  13. I just dont get it!!!
    ... says stress related and ignore them. I was on 20mg lexapro and that seemed to do the trick, but with the lexapro...
    ... fine.... that I was having anxiety attacks. I took Lexapro and gained a ton of weight back. I guess what I'm...

  14. Question????
    ... an SSRI antidepressant, are you? (Zoloft, Celexa, Lexapro , Prozac, Paxil) Withdrawing from these drugs causes...

  15. Beta blocker help requested!
    ... and explained this to her and she wants me to try lexapro 10 mg a day so I am and a Blocker.. Metoprolol. sorry...
    ... psychiatirsis but I reallly think that mixing Xanax and Lexapro is a bad idea. Are your psychiatric problems really...

  16. Severe Palpitations
    ... must add Im also on the medications Wellbutrin XL, Lexapro , and Inderal. He put me on the Inderal to try and...