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  1. SSRI Allergies
    ... In January, my PCP prescribed me Lexapro . Two days later I had a bad itchy rash and two weeks...

  2. Uping my Lexapro
    ... the side effects you're having? I've been on 5mg of lexapro for about 10 days now, and even at 5mg I'm having ... having a hard enough time at 5mg. I started taking lexapro for depression and anxiety. Until then, I was heavily...

  3. Medication Thread
    ... effects of the medication. I'll Start: Lexapro Social Anxiety Disorder ...

  4. lexapro withdrawal
    ... but know I fell like I am in deep . I quit taking lexapro about eight days ago after I go tfed up with everything ... now, I hate my doctor, what a frickin moron, he said lexapro was easy to get off of after I told him how getting...

  5. Pregnant??
    ... I am 14 weeks pregnant. i was on lexapro before I got pregnant , and then stopped. I was fine ... almost went to the hospital. I have been back on lexapro for 3 weeks now , and i am just starting to feel better...

  6. Hello, I'm new!
    ... XR Wellbutrin XL Paxil CR Gabitril Zyprexa Lexapro Trazodone Remeron Buspirone Lithium Clonazepam...

  7. HELP WITH MY gad
    ... health . I worry all the time about it. I was on Lexapro before and it worked except for the sexual side effects ... and weight gain. I went off of Lexapro for 6 months and tried Wellbutrin but it only made ... anxiety worse. I have requested a prescription for the lexapro and I haven't taken it yet . I know it will make...
    ... I gained weight on Lexapro . But.... it put me in a place that I was able to make...

  8. Help recommend me a med...
    ... I have tried Paxil, Wellbutrin, Lexapro , Celexa and Prozac. Celexa worked but in the end I...

  9. buspar good for anxiety
    ... i have tried so many - Paxil, wellbutrin, Celexa Lexapro and prozac. my favorite one was Prozac. Celexa was...

  10. Feeling "Funny" when I wake up! HELP
    ... be doing well on it. I know someone else who takes lexapro for ocd and is doing horribly. It depends on you,...

  11. How long does it take? Therapy?
    ... Back on Lexapro for 2 days (40mg) after 3 weeks off. Went back on...

  12. Update Advice needed.
    ... My Dr, put me on 25mg of Metoprotolol once a day lexapro 10mg once a day and 4mg a day as needed ( I could ... taken 2mg of xanax today the Beta BLocker and the lexapro .. Does anyone know how low the average heart rate...
    ... today.. not my normal 3-4 and who knows maybe the lexapro will help I promised my doctor I would give it 3 weeks...

  13. Cymbalta for GAD?
    ... I was just prescribed Cymbalta in place of Lexapro since the Lexapro isn't as effective as it has been...

  14. anyone have luck with treating GAD?
    ... job was in 99'. I can't handle the SSRIs like Lexapro cause of the sexual side effects and making me sleepy...
    ... they just need some time to Kick In I Have been on Lexapro now I think 3 yrs but My pdoc and I think it has just...

  15. Questions about Zoloft
    ... depressed. I quit taking it and a few days later started lexapro 10 mg. It is ok, seems to work, just makes me kind...
    ... dose and see what happens. that happened to me with Lexapro . i felt much better after taking the lower dose for...

  16. constant light headedness and out of body feeling
    ... my doctor who has not really helped me he gave me lexapro but it didnt help me. i would appricate if any one...
    ... have it all the time. How long have you been on lexapro ? Have you had it since taking it or did you have it...

  17. Lexapro
    ... effects went away almost immediately and I can say Lexapro has saved my sanity! Talk to your doctor about changing ... your dose and if that doesn't work Lexapro might just not be for you. Good Luck....
    ... Has Anyone Gained Weight From 5 Mg Of Lexapro ? And Do You Just Gain Weight Because They Make You...
    ... let me tell you i started 10 mg of lexapro on tuesday night and was hospitilized this last friday ... and got out today because the lexapro triggered my anixety and gave me a BAD panic attack ... was up. i have never felt so awful in my life. the lexapro made me feel so awful and i will never take it again...
    ... other AD drugs. But they all have some. When i started Lexapro at 10 mg i had anxiety attacks, sleeping problems ... But i stuck it out, I found alot of good info at the Lexapro website. Good LUCK!...
    ... I Am So Glad I Found This Website! I Too Am On Lexapro And Had A Severe Panic Attack Two Days After I Started ... My Doctor Put Me On Birth Control- Maybe It Was The Lexapro . Hmmm. I LOST WEIGHT FROM MY ANTI-DEPRESSANTS....
    ... year it just quit working. I just started 10 mg. Lexapro 4 days ago. So far the only bad thing that has happened...
    ... year it just quit working. I just started 10 mg. Lexapro 4 days ago. So far the only bad thing that has happened...
    ... WHEN I STARTED LEXAPRO I USED 5MGS FOR THE FIRST COUPLE DAYS THEN WENT TO...
    ... How long did the Lexapro take to really work for you? Had you switched from...
    ... So how long have you been on Lexapro ? I have read some threads here of people that hate ... Lexapro and have not had any help from it, but made thier...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for 9 days day, and I am getting more and more nervous...

  18. Constant Fear Of Dying! Help!
    ... times in my life with bad or no result. I am trying Lexapro with great results. No side effects and no angst....

  19. Hi, New Here
    ... causes me to have an attack. I was just prescribed Lexapro and have been taking it since Monday night, but as...

  20. effexor
    ... t gone on any medication. My dr tried to prescribe Lexapro to me but I am to affraid to try anything else. I...
    ... that anything. I suppose I should have stuck with Lexapro , but I gained about fifteen pounds on that. On Effexor...

  21. I am really scared and need advice.
    ... like about wanting to try a beta blocker and maybe lexapro and get scheduled for an ekg etc...

  22. Swallowing and Anxiety
    ... throat was were I held all my anxiety. I am taking Lexapro and Lamictal and it has done wonders for me. I was...

  23. lexapro and eyesight
    ... I've had vision problems when starting Lexapro . It should clear up in a week or two....
    ... of those problems and I've been on both Xanax and Lexapro for years. Everyone's body is different though...

  24. Prozac Side Effects
    ... anxiety.Started with Zanax for attacks,moved up to Lexapro which didn't work.Tried Effexor,bad side effects.Wellbutrin...

  25. Lexapro dosage? How high is too high?
    ... Don't freak out:) I am currently on 30 MG of Lexapro and 100 MG of Lamictal and 10 MG of Ambien. I went ... up to 30 MG of Lexapro because I was still having problems with anxiety in ... have read about people taking even more than 30 MG of Lexapro a day so I would not be worried about this. However...

  26. Things looking brighter
    ... appointment for me to so a psychiatrist. I was prescribed Lexapro but I was too scared to take it, and thankfully never...

  27. lexapro a.m. or p.m.
    ... tired then I would take it a bedtime. when I took Lexapro I started at bedtime but found I was too tired in...

  28. does any one else feel like me?
    ... of the depression/anxiety mode have taken Celexa, Lexapro , Effexor, Cymbalata, Zoloft, Prozac, Elavil, Depakote...

  29. chest pain from anxiety?
    ... on a beta blocker for fast heart rate. have been on lexapro before and quit it because did not feel like it was ... related to anxiety. i feel i will have to get back on lexapro because i have such bad anxiety. my ? is does anyone...

  30. Elavil anyone?
    ... months Effexor which gave me high blood pressure and Lexapro which was the opposite. I have mild/moderate anxiety...

  31. Hallucinations...
    ... decided to try me on SSRI anxiety medications like Lexapro , Zoloft, Paxil (think that one is for depression)...

  32. Can't tolerate any medicine!!
    ... super low tolerance for medications too! I tried Lexapro and it nearly killed me. The only thing that helped...

  33. Natural Meds from a Psychiatrist?
    ... trying Natural medicines before going on something like Lexapro or Ativan. How up-to-date on this are they? Would...

  34. Ok to just stop Lexapro after 1 month?
    ... would follow your doctors orders. When I was on Lexapro I didn't really have any withdrawal effects other...

  35. what anit anxiety pill should i take
    ... Lexapro s worked well for me, but everybody is different. But ... i'd have to say Lexapro ...

  36. Cymbata
    ... your reg meds wich are xanax 1mg as needed 20mg of lexapro ambieon 12.5 xr and then a regular ambieon 10 mg up...

  37. Going to the doctor tomorrow...again!
    ... sensitive to medicine. i am probably going back on lexapro . i have crazy body aches too. just wondering what...

  38. psychosomatic pain
    ... Lately my Lexapro has been working for me. But the last couple of days...

  39. Buspar
    ... i have tried lexapro and zoloft before and now my dr. has prescribed me ... health anxiety and this made it worse. i may just start lexapro again because scared now. what is anyones experience...

  40. What do you think of my plan?
    ... recommend meds. i myself take an antidepressant ( lexapro ), which has successfully treated my anxiety and depression...

  41. Is this the right decision to make?
    ... seem to always persist)? The one dr prescribed me Lexapro 10mg but I don't want to take this until I get a specialist...

  42. Dont think there is no hope left for me so fed up
    ... of the depression/anxiety mode have taken Celexa, Lexapro , Effexor, Cymbalata, Zoloft, Prozac, Elavil, Depakote...

  43. Would like input on what you all are taking for anx/dep.
    ... for replying. I haven't tried Welbutrin yet. Tried Lexapro , Paxil, Zoloft and next will be Effexor. They either...
    ... for replying. I haven't tried Welbutrin yet. Tried Lexapro , Paxil, Zoloft and next will be Effexor. They either...
    ... Hi how are you all doing? I take Lexapro 10 mg in the morning. and Klonopin 1mg 2x per day ... a lot of medications for depression;/anxiety... so Lexapro didn't give me any side effects and Klonopin either...

  44. 2 different problems on Lexapro?
    ... of much help because I'm only on my second day with Lexapro . How long have you and your wife been on it? Did these...

  45. Anyone ever take Serzone?
    ... years but just went back on yesterday. I am taking Lexapro now, but too early to know how it will affect me....
    ... Serzone for about 10 years. Been trying others, Paxil, Lexapro , Zoloft etc, but they either upset my stomach or...
    ... something that works for you! I am hoping that this Lexapro works as well on my depression as the Serzone did...
    ... And I hope the Lexapro will work for you. My cousin is on it and some other...

  46. Twitching and Lexapro
    ... I was on lexapro for a couple months , i had twitching of my feet like...

  47. Cymbalta?
    ... ANYONE gain weight on Cymbalta? How does it compare to Lexapro , I am on that now and have gained weight! Thanks...

  48. Very tired on Lexapro
    ... The first week or so i was put on lexapro i felt so down i felt very very happy, but i was drained...
    ... Hi....I just started Lexapro , today the first day. One half of a 20mg tab for a...
    ... hi, i am on celexa which is a forerunner of lexapro . i have been on it 8 weeks. the first couple of weeks...

  49. Post your Klonopin Experiences Here
    ... is whether to combine with an SSRI like Zoloft or Lexapro as well. I'm leaning towards not. but i'm also not...

  50. Anxiety is killing me!
    ... roof. Beginning of the year I've was put on 10mg of Lexapro . The first 40 days I started to feel better but the ... Should I get another EKG done? Should I up my meds of Lexapro ? Should I go to a shrink? If anyone who knows...

  51. Anxious about going to sleep at night...
    ... worrying (not nearly as bad as before I switched from Lexapro to Celexa) and have acquired something new that causes...
    ... worrying (not nearly as bad as before I switched from Lexapro to Celexa) and have acquired something new that causes...

  52. Anxiety ALL the time :(
    ... where my story takes a postive turn. She has put me on Lexapro and Lamictal along with Ambien at night to help me ... sleep. The Lexapro alone was not doing the trick so she added the Lamictal...

  53. Lexapro and Buspar
    ... While I do not take either Buspar or Lexapro ....I do know that my best friend takes both of these...
    ... i am on celexa, a forerunner of lexapro , and buspar. i started the buspar first because i...

  54. Chest pains- varying, chronic
    ... I suffer from anxiety and started on Lexapro a week ago, but having been having chest pains on...

  55. I am absolutely miserable
    ... now. I've never felt this way before on just the lexapro . Since Ive added the Xanax into the regimen, it seems ... and not being resolved. The first time I began the lexapro , it had worked wonders for me, and I was completely...

  56. feel like Im going to jump out of my skin very restless
    ... consciously take breathes (very annoying) Hoping the Lexapro I've been on for a week might help with restlessness...
    ... fixed, it'd be ok. I'm thinking they will try me on Lexapro or something... Celexa didnt' work for me at all....

  57. Anxiety and Lexapro
    ... My doc RXd me Lexapro , along with Xanax, while we stepped up the Lexapro ... . I'm currently taking 30 mg of Lexapro a day and don't take the Xanax often...unless I'm ... flying, giving a presentation at work, etc). The Lexapro definitely helped me with the overall anxiety/stress ... left my meds at home by mistake and was without the Lexapro for 3 days and let me tell you, I was FREAKING out...
    ... lexapro worked great for my anxiety...was a lifesaving...
    ... Lexapro is the only one that worked for me, with very little...

  58. Recent allergic reaction to Xanax, anyone else?
    ... medications online. Individuals who ordered Ambien, Xanax, Lexapro , and Ativan over the internet received a product that...

  59. Difficulty Getting Prescriptions
    ... lexapro - i felt too sedated and had sexual side effects....

  60. anxiety/depression
    ... i also have tried zoloft which was awful and did lexapro for 4 months and recenly quit because i felt like...

  61. Anxiety and Inner Ear!
    ... related meds. First Ativan, then Wellbutrin, then Lexapro and Klonopin. Klonopin alone and then Celexa. Since...

  62. Lexapro not for me? (Apathy)
    ... the weight gain is a combo of not smoking and the Lexapro . My only concern with this drug is that I missed...

  63. Help with Anxiety
    ... I've been on Lexapro for over a year now and it has helped out alot. I ... weird head feelings in my head thats probably from the Lexapro . As for the sexual side effects I've had none. But...

  64. Lexapro - Lightheaded??
    ... I was on Klonopin with Lexapro . I was heavily sedated because I had anxiety so bad ... it was a couple of weeks. I eventually went off of Lexapro and stayed on Klonopin for a while. Lexapro was too...
    ... I was put on Lexapro after a series of panic attacks. Initially I took ... was feeling light headed. Im not sure if it was the Lexapro or just the lingering of the panic attacks. I asked...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for 2 weeks now and started at 10mg. It seemed to...

  65. Herbal Tea?????
    ... currently taking 0.5mg of Kolonopin at bedtime & 20mg of Lexapro in the morning for anxiety. Is it ok to drink a herbal...
    ... are taking a Benzodiazepine (Kolonopin) and an SSRI ( Lexapro ) as far as herbs go with these meds St. John's ... Wort is out of the question with the Lexapro .. and grapefruit for the Kolonopin.. but for other...

  66. anxiety medication
    ... usual med they put you on from ativan. they tryed lexapro for two weeks then i had a bad spirometry test and...
    ... tomarrow morning and theyll most likely try me on lexapro or somthin but we'll see. thanks for the help though...

  67. Lexapro-Lamictal-Ambien
    ... I'm looking to talk with other that take Lexapro with Lamictal. I also take Ambien for sleep at night ... . I am up to 30 MG of Lexapro (been on it about 6 months) and just started Lamictal...

  68. Still having breathing trouble
    ... really bad for the past 6months. I have been taking Lexapro and it didn't seem to be doing the trick by itself ... difference and it's only been 3 days. I take 30 MG of Lexapro and just started out on 25 MG a day of the Lamictal...

  69. please help with this Question????????????
    ... am going to die or something, first they tried the lexapro but that is when i started experiencing the burning ... it has only happend 2 sence i stopped takeing the lexapro (i had never taken the lexapro before it was when i...
    ... Since then I was put on celexa, which is an isomer of lexapro , basically the same drug just half the strength. ... 10mg of lexapro =20mg of celexa. I was also on klonopin which is the ... totally helpless and losing your mind) An ssri like lexapro , celexa, zoloft, etc.. actually help to balance the...

  70. Experiences on Lexapro - Pros and Cons
    ... SIZE="4"][COLOR="Navy"]I gained 17 pounds while on Lexapro . I don't know how because I didn't notice whether ... t think I did. Anyways, when I decided to get off Lexapro , my doctor had me wean off. The whole process took ... zap. Totally unpleasant. However, I got off the Lexapro . When your ready, let your doctor know.[/SIZE][/FONT...
    ... ktbird, I am on my 2nd round of Lexapro . !st time I took it for a 1.5 years gained 20 pounds...
    ... I took Lexapro for approximately 9 months. I didn't feel like it ... sore feet etc. I finally decided to go off of the Lexapro (about 4 months ago) and have not gained a single...

  71. Zoloft for Anxiety?
    ... cry anymore, it was totally weird. Then I went on Lexapro which helped with the anxiety and I could feel more...

  72. Sick
    ... mornings, I could not function during the days. The lexapro might make you feel worse before it makes you feel...

  73. Hello, I need a little advice
    ... Been on Celexa for 8 months and Lexapro before that. My doctor last year cut me off from Lexapro...

  74. heart racing & dental gum numbing shots
    ... a question i have not saw on here before. i am on lexapro & xanax. when i went to the dentist for a filling ... happened to anyone else? would it have helped to take my lexapro after the dentasl appoint? i have another cavity...

  75. Caffeine Consumption?
    ... followed about 4 months later, once I began taking lexapro . I'll have some chocolate, but thats the extent of...