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Addison's Disease board

  1. Can anyone point me in the right direction?
    ... that is good, there is no problem. She upped the Lexapro from 10mg to 20mg. I asked again about the calcium...

  2. Adrenal vs. Thyroid Management?
    ... of cytomel a day along with Aldoctone, and 10mg of Lexapro . I realize that this sounds like a pharmacy, but it...

  3. Nutritionist diagnosed Me w/ Adrenal Fatigue..worried about supplements..Please help!
    ... Dr said I was fine - probably have PMDD and to take Lexapro . I did not like that answer as I felt it was false...

  4. Question for Hormone Man and Gettin Better or anyone else who takes cortef
    ... 5 mg of cytomel, .5 of dostinex per week, 10 mg of Lexapro , and 25 mg of Aldoctone, 20 mg of Cortef, and .1 of...

  5. Heart Palpitations
    ... endocrine system was so out of whack they started me on Lexapro , and my dosage of Cortef was raised, and the heart ... palpations stopped. Lexapro is an SSRI for anxiety, which I did not think I had...

  6. Anxiety cipralex
    ... I take Lorazapam and Buspirone for my anxiety and Lexapro for my depression. The meds have helped. Still have...

  7. Question
    ... irritated which is unusual for me since I started lexapro a month a go stuff kind of rolls for me now must have...

  8. Help Wanda Wisdom Needed!!!!!!!
    ... couple of weeks, but the doctor added a low dose of Lexapro about a month ago to help with my cortisol problems ... thyroid out of whack even if you are taking an SSRI like Lexapro , and you don't seem all that upset, just a little...
    ... med for hard days or illness. Could it be the Lexapro showing side effects? (sleepiness/nausea)? Maybe ... time. Info from elsewhere.......... What are Lexapro 's Typical Side Effects: Pretty much the usual for...

  9. Question for Wanda or anyone else with information on Autoimmune Antibody Test
    ... I am so much better. I am now on a low low dose of Lexapro which is helping with the mood swings until they get...

  10. will adrenal insuffucincy recover?
    ... just now beginning to feel better with the help of lexapro to stop the anxiety. What I was wondering is how...

  11. Need some help with adrenal issues
    ... that case they would just put you on something like Lexapro , or Wellbutrin, they are antidepressants. Also make ... maybe go to another doctor or something? Or just get Lexapro or Wellbutrin for panic disorder. Hope this helps...

Celiac Disease board

  1. Does this sound like Celiac Disease?
    ... this point I saw a phsychiatrist and he prescribed Lexapro , which had terrible side effects, then changed me...

Chronic Fatigue board

  1. Advice For Fatigue, Not Sure What Else To Do, Other Than Just Ignore It
    ... sleepy all the time. I saw a counselor, and take 10mg Lexapro , that actually helped quite a bit. I have been with...

  2. feeling much better
    ... mercury and low neurotransmitters. I have started lexapro this week and feeling better....
    ... mercury and low neurotransmitters. I have started lexapro this week and feeling better. I have an appt....

  3. New To CFS/ME-But NOT to Autoimmune Diseases
    ... orders) Provigil-starting at 100 mgs 2 xs a day Lexapro -10 mgs 1 x a day in AM Was on yet another NSAID ... indictitive of ME/CFS. So, he started me on the Lyrica, Lexapro and Provigil. No real improvement yet, but its...

  4. 5-htp. Give it a go?
    ... is apparently quite nasty. I was weaning myself off Lexapro (5mg daily) at the time I started taking 5-htp and...

  5. new to the group
    ... Currently I am taking nexium for heartburn and lexapro 10mg. Lexapro REALLY helps me with ebv especially...

  6. Last Hopes Dashed
    ... three years along with the depression thing and had lexapro and xanax thrown at me which I refused to take as...

  7. Depression CFS or worse
    ... cherised as Im really worried, M Have you tried Lexapro ? My husband was on Paxil for years (he's now 35) ... and had sexual problems with it so he switched to Lexapro and now things are all better. He has anxiety issues...

  8. Going to the doc soon
    ... more exact, the symptoms started after trying out Lexapro for some post surgery blues i was having. The Lexapro...

  9. Lyrica?????
    ... neuropathy, and herniated disc. After trying Gabapentin & Lexapro with no results, I really felt that I had finally...

  10. Provigil
    ... wires me - but I'm extremely sensitive to meds (my Lexapro is 2.5 mg). I have noticed that it ramps up my anxiety...

  11. Hi Everyone...Having A Very Hard Time Dealing
    ... the highest amount was at 225mgs. Then my pcp added Lexapro , which didn't help at all. Cymbalta hit the market ... results, so I started it, and was slowly weaned off both Lexapro and Effexor. Never felt any withdrawl symptoms. ...

  12. Any Moms with Young Children?
    ... discussed alot. My psychiatrist (who prescribes me Lexapro and Wellbuterin) first started giving me samples from...
    ... and about going off all of them, or maybe going off Lexapro (which is known to make you tired) and just stay on ... which often gives people energy, but wonder if the Lexapro just cancels that out). I'm going to talk to the...

  13. How do you get diagnosed?
    ... but I know that I have the same problems. I take Lexapro for depression, and took Zoloft for a while and had...

  14. No energy, help!
    ... Sometimes I think I'm a helpless cause. I take Lexapro , too, which have the opposite side effects (fatigue ... him when I go in on Monday if he thinks taking the Lexapro away would help. Cause I'm not feeling a little bit...

  15. Had Mono and Now My Health is Ruined..help!
    ... since I got sick, so he also gave me some samples of Lexapro , which he says can also help with energy. We'll see...

  16. What should I do next?
    ... urinalysis, and cholest. a little high. I am also on Lexapro for an antidepressant, and currently on an antibiotic...
    ... urinalysis, and cholest. a little high. I am also on Lexapro for an antidepressant, and currently on an antibiotic...

  17. Post Lyme Syndrome CFS and/or MCS?!
    ... my doctor wanted to try me on Zoloft, Effexor, and Lexapro at different times and always the same reaction came...

  18. Anyone tried SAM-E the "no side effect" antidepressant for CFS?
    ... time i was on it. Ultimately, I went back to my 10mg Lexapro , back to the sexual side effects but no agitation...

  19. Wondering what is wrong with me
    ... visit, I saw my family practicioner who put me on Lexapro , saying that it was all possibly from anxiety. ...

  20. Lexapro for CFS?
    ... the years I have tried Zoloft, Celexa, Effexor, and Lexapro . They do help with the symptoms of feeling lightheaded...
    ... symptoms/ruling out other illnesses. I've been taking Lexapro for panic attacks for a while now, I also have either ... tolerate as they make me drowsy beyond belief. Celexa and Lexapro are the two most tolerable medications w/o or w/little ... likely to cause dysfunction than either Celexa or Lexapro which is why doctors have been opting for those two...

  21. always tired.....
    ... ago a psychiatrist put me on the new antidepressant, lexapro . I'm getting good results from it. I did not feel...

  22. What Kind of doctor? what kind of tests?
    ... there is definite validity for. I'm about to start Lexapro and see what happens. But if the whole antidepressant...

  23. Question about Lexapro
    ... Hi Renee, I have been on lexapro for 9 months now. 10 mg. I still cant sleep at night...
    ... I was recently put on Lexapro for PMS/depression. It doesn't seem to be helping...
    ... could be part of the CFS. I can't say it's only the Lexapro - I've changed a lot of habits, like napping, for ... Kung at night and that helps to relax me. But the Lexapro is helping a lot for me. It also helps with anxiety...

  24. CFS What not to worry about and what to do
    ... Gong, which helps to relax me. I also started on Lexapro , which I really hate to admit is helping tremendously...

  25. Carmfaye or anyone -Question about your symptoms
    ... have been feeling a lot better. I started taking Lexapro , and as much as I hate to admit it, it seems to be...

  26. What kind of treatments are there 4 CFS?
    ... was switching from Prozac[which had quit working] to Lexapro . Then I started eating oatmeal everyday. Then I added...

Diabetes board

  1. Diabetes II and Anxiety
    ... his Anxiety started to surface and taking meds., Lexapro 10 mg. and Xanax, as well. His Diabetec meds....

  2. Low blood sugar ?s
    ... bad in the morning. It got so bad that I was put on Lexapro (anti-depressant/anti-anxiety) and trazodone so I...

  3. Desperate and need advice
    ... level was 106 and I needed to watch that and put me on lexapro for anxiety. I have been back several times with...

  4. Lantus since November
    ... cymbalta for neuropathy and depression. I am also taking Lexapro for depression and anxiety. For neuropathy, I am...

  5. I need HELP again
    ... coenzyme q10 and meds, 25 mg Atenalol, 40 mg Zocor, 20 mg Lexapro , 5 mg Glucotrol and a water pill. Oh, I also take...

Fibromyalgia board

  1. does anyone else go through this?
    ... itryptiline. It nearly ruined my life. Not near as bad as Lexapro , but along the same lines. To answer your specific...

  2. Fibro crankiness
    ... my attitude and try to hide it. I've been taking Lexapro for my anxiety issues and I think that it has improved...

  3. Taking Lyrica, Ultram & Trazadone...just given Phentermine
    ... wondering if my meds are a factor, I have been on lexapro for 5 years, 2 weeks ago switched to cymbalta, and...
    ... with Phentermine, but I do know that both Lyrica and Lexapro can cause weight gain (maybe you already knew that...

  4. Anyone suffering from multiple syndromes...not just fibro?
    ... are going to just keep piling up. I was just put on Lexapro a few weeks ago to help me deal with my anxiety and...
    ... depression which is slowly getting better from taking Lexapro . Hopefully with each day now that I'm feeling a little...

  5. Skin burning? Help:(
    ... subsided I thought it would go away. Well, I'm on Lexapro and I'm feeling less anxious, but I still feel the...
    ... seem to help much. Right now I'm on my 4th week of Lexapro and it seems to be helping me with my anxiety/depression...
    ... off of it a year ago because I was at the max dose. Lexapro seems to be helping so far and I know it will get...

  6. I made an appt for this Thurs for new doctor, any suggestions?
    ... all set on meds, switched me to cymbalta instead of lexapro , my prev doc told me I could not go on cymbalta unless ... I went off of lexapro completely. She gave me some ambien samples, and refilled...

  7. New Confusing Symptoms
    ... following meds: Lyrica Parafon Forte Ultram Lexapro Zyrtec (for allergies) Benadryl (to sleep)...

  8. Re-joining the workforce
    ... to help with the stage 4 sleep (and a low dose of Lexapro as I have battled depression for many years). I really...

  9. Lexapro and a few questions.
    ... I take Lexapro and have for many years. I've tried lots of other...

  10. Alternative Treatments
    ... stronger than me, I was dx with pmdd, and went on lexapro . I am very greatful for this medication, and I do...

  11. What to ask my Rhuematologist?
    ... legally. Even having being prescribed SRRIs such as Lexapro , and even not taking it for the length of time it...

  12. In pain and need a fix!
    ... to a rheumatologist. I was prescribed a low dose of Lexapro to take every night and took it until I found out...

  13. Kassandme, Are Y'all Doing Alright?
    ... the same medications for almost a year, flexeril, lexapro , vicoprofen, maxalt, and diazepam. My long acting...

  14. Good results with Cymbalta?
    ... antidepressants, including Cymbalta, on a thread about Lexapro (should be near the top of the list now). Just thought...

  15. What do you take for your fibro?
    ... Tramadol (for pain), Celebrex (an anti-inflammatory), Lexapro , Diphenhydramine (OTC Benadryl to sleep), Zyrtec-D...
    ... help me sleep, maxalt for migraines, and 20 mg of lexapro for anxiety and depression, and also ambien 10 mg...

  16. My fibro is not what the sickest about
    ... eakthrough pain, flexerill and valium for muscle relaxants, lexapro for anxiety and depression, and ambien for sleep,...

  17. Where To Start?
    ... Their answer for everything is anti-depressants. Lexapro messed me up moreso than I had ever been in my life...

  18. Lexapro for Fibro??? does you fibro get better and worse??? Even if you dont change??
    ... make things worse and cause suicidal thoughts. Lexapro isn't one of the better choices for FM patients in...
    ... they are used with chronic pain. I started taking lexapro with my wellbutrin last month and so far I don't see...

  19. just to explain my absence - from goldenwings
    ... scripts. I've cut way back on my meds. Now I'm only on Lexapro , Valium, Opana ER, and Opana IR. I came off the Fentynal...

  20. Insomnia and fibro
    ... responding, I left off the other meds I also take, lexapro , welbutrin,relafen,protonix,vallium, during the day...

  21. Do anti-depressants REALLY help with FM?
    ... Remeron and Cymbalta. Some have had improvement with Lexapro , but not nearly as many as with Cymbalta....

  22. best anti-anxiety and muscle spasms medication for fibro
    ... I take Lexapro for the depression, Trazodone for sleep, Plaquinil...

  23. Saw the doctor yesterday
    ... depression, and slight ocd. I have no side effects from the lexapro . My husband says it dumbs me down, but it helps me...

  24. FM Pain: What works/doesn't work for you?
    ... Effexor and Cymbalta. Some people have improvement on Lexapro but most don't. Remeron is taken at night, so since...

  25. Anyone on Lexapro?
    ... Hi, I was on Lexapro and decided to give Cymbalta a try to see if it helped ... an appt with my doc next week to go back onto the Lexapro . I have personally battled depression for 10 years ... or so. The Lexapro really seemed to stabilize my mood, which in turn ... better than the Cymbalta. Wen I first went on the Lexapro , I had daily headaches for about 2 weeks, but then...
    ... I been on Lexapro on and off for about 7 years. The off times were me...
    ... boards. This is a wonderful place. I have taken lexapro for about 4 years, and I took a break from it to have ... things, like being alone, and money, too much). The lexapro , I have been on 10 mg the whole time, and it works ... for me. We have tried to increase the lexapro but it made me to tired the next day. I have been ... worked really well for me and that is effexor and lexapro . I was on effexor for 2 years after my mom died, and ... first child. Effexor was so hard to come off of, and lexapro was rough too, but lexapro was easier and the withdrawals ... bad as effexor. I hope you have great luck with lexapro , and we are all here for you. Kassandra...
    ... I was on lexapro about 5 years ago when I was first diagnosed with ... at the time never believed me. Before starting the lexapro , I was only a casual drinker, a couple of drinks a ... month if that. Once I started the lexapro , I suddenly became a 12-pack a night habit drinker ... that my drinking habit was not there before going on lexapro , but he thought it was "all in my head". I made him ... the zoloft works so well for me. Hopefully the lexapro works for you MizSpentyouth2. Good Luck!:)...
    ... i love Lexapro . I have been taking it on and off for about 8 years ... better for fibro and had bad side effects with them. Lexapro is a lifesaver for me personally. I currently take...
    ... Hi all, i have been on lexapro about a year or so i find it helps some what but feel ... CHRISTINE i noticed you said 40mg,did you mean 40mg of lexapro ?only asking because my dr said it only goes up to ... raise my dosage,but i definately need something,i find lexapro for me helped without certain side effectsfor example...
    ... I love lexapro too. I have been taking it now for over 4 years or ... went on it the day I came home from the hospital. Lexapro has helped me get through life, without major depression ... lucky that I have not had any side effects from the lexapro . It has helped me with pmdd the most. I do not have ... coming over me. It had begun to take over my life, and lexapro was a gift. I tried one time to go off it, and ... through an extremely hard time and they suggested he try lexapro , and then cymbalta. He hated the idea, but it was ... effects, like brain fog, and dizziness. I do think lexapro is great, and it works for me. I think anybody who ... battling depression and anxiety, should think about lexapro . I, would like to take cymbalta for the pain, but ... I would have to go off Lexapro completely and take some time off, then try cymbalta ... . The lexapro for me works too well for chance it. Good luck...
    ... Marywoo, You asked a question about Lexapro dosage. I am currently on 40 mg a day also. I actually ... feeling MUCH better than I was prior to getting on the Lexapro . Lou...

  26. I am so fed-up with hurting all the time
    ... been laughing just minutes before. First they tried Lexapro ...caused me to drink excessively and I gained 30 pounds...

  27. I hate what and how my life has become (need advice)
    ... but I am also on vicoprofen for breakthrough pain, lexapro for anxiety, valium for muscle spasms and anxiety...

  28. Having a rough go of it
    ... monitors my meds. I'm asking her to move back onto Lexapro and get off of the Cymbalta. It's just not doing...

  29. Need advice
    ... a lot of us has been or is on flexeril. I am on Lexapro for anxiety/depression and I have been on it for 4 ... bit of ocd sometimes over little things, but before lexapro I thought about them constantly and would be up all ... try cymbalta if I could, but I would have to go off Lexapro completely, and then I could try cymbalta. Last...

  30. What meds do you take daily?
    ... about vitamins and supplements? I take skelaxon, lexapro , a high potency multivitamin. I also have a pain...
    ... for pain, and vicoprofen for breakthrough pain, and lexapro for anxiety. I actually am going to the doctor...

  31. New here - just wanted to introduce myself
    ... muscle relaxant and anxiety, maxalt for migraines, lexapro for anxiety, vicoprofen for breakthrough pain, and...

  32. Pregnancy and Pain meds
    ... out I was pregnant with my second child, I went off Lexapro cold turkey and it was rough. So today I would...
    ... trying to get pregnant with child number 2 and I was on lexapro . My doctor told me to stay on it till the day I found...