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  1. New here, I think this is where I belong...
    ... his opinion. I now go to therapy twice a month, take Lexapro (I was extremely reluctant to take meds but now I...

  2. increase in resting pulse even not during a panic attack
    ... whole new person. I still take it 80 mg along with Lexapro ....

  3. has anyone heard of depekote?
    ... have anxiety/panic disorder, and i was prescribed lexapro , didnt like it, now i am on depekote ER...does anyone...

  4. Should i accept that i have anxiety?
    ... have been on many different meds. I am currently on Lexapro and I STILL get anxiety from time to time and even...

  5. Neck So Stiff That . . .
    ... neurologist recently, but was refused. She wants me to try lexapro as a diagnosis determiner. She prescribed that last...

  6. medications and weight gain
    ... my weight gain associated with Paxil, Seroquel, and Lexapro was partially genetic. My mother also takes paxil...

  7. Constant Tingling - Help!!
    ... time to get some. They just gave my Xanax xr .5mg and lexapro . Its been 2 weeks and all my tingling is gone. good...
    ... help me sleep at night. My doctor tried me on paxil, lexapro , and zoloft. All of them were unbearable, especially...

  8. Do you ever feel like you're going crazy?
    ... go then into the docs office. He changesmy meds to lexapro nkowing full well my intolerance to SSRI's, he started ... XANAX XR. Its helping with any side affects from the lexapro , so far its given me nausea and headache but the benefit...

  9. Vision problems?
    ... geez. I have to say it was much worse when I was on Lexapro . Hang in there - this is just another ugly anxiety...

  10. Lexapro-going up to 20 mg...
    ... on the boards in awhile. I've been taking 10mg of Lexapro for a few months now and it's helping a little, but ... wondering if any of you have increased your dose of Lexapro and...if so...how you did with it? Did the side effects...

  11. question about lexapro
    ... I have been on lexapro for 2 years and no hair loss here. As a matter of...
    ... Well I have been on Lexapro for a few months now, and even when I took it in the...

  12. Severe paranoia! What is going on?!
    ... recieving both behavioral therapy and am also taking Lexapro to treat my symptoms for this. I have recently...
    ... how you are feeling? How long have you been on the Lexapro ? You might need a change in meds. Try to just calm ... a look at my post under switching from Effexor to Lexapro and Lamictal scared and any feedback you have for...
    ... talk to her about this paranoia. I have only been on Lexapro for about a week, I just got switched from Zoloft...
    ... can I do to stop being so paranoid? Increase the Lexapro dosage or switch to a stronger SSRI.....
    ... was on any type of SRRI, I got worse (Zoloft, Paxil, Lexapro ) -- even tried Wellbutrin ( a big no, no for anxiety ... even hallucinated for the first time in my life on Lexapro . Some people's brain chemistry just doesn't ... Klonopin or something. Or if you are new to the LExapro , give it at least 6 weeks to see if it will get better...

  13. Going off Effexor, switched to Lexapro and Lamictal, Scared!!!!!
    ... you should take it every other day along with the Lexapro for a week or so, then cut it back to every third ... you're doing this you might can also increase the Lexapro under the advice of a physician, of course. As for...
    ... having minor side effects from the effexor. I am on Lexapro now and I love it soooooo much better the Effexor ... on three of the 37.5 and now I am on 20mgs of the Lexapro . I also take xanex but I only take 1mg to get me relaxed ... I hve children that are 5,4,4 and that's how well Lexapro works. The lexapro will kick in once the effexor is ... was just fine. Relax, I'm sure you will really like Lexapro . Just my opinion though taking xanex during the day...
    ... Soulcatcher- Did you take the Effexor and the Lexapro together to do the switch? DF...

  14. 1st day on Lexapro
    ... This is normal, my first week of lexapro , I had to rush to ER because i thought I was dying...
    ... am about to wean off a low dose of Effexor and take Lexapro with it and then stay on the Lexapro. My PDoc told...
    ... an attack. Is this a normal thing when first taking Lexapro , or am I just having a bad reation to it??? Can someone ... please help? Thanks. It's not the Lexapro , you haven't been on it long enough. Takes 3-4 weeks...
    ... daughter to a ER facility and let me tell you I felt the Lexapro ....
    ... So if it's not the Lexapro , then what is it? I didn't feel like this before...
    ... So if it's not the Lexapro , then what is it? I didn't feel like this before ... I started to take it? I would imagine it IS the lexapro . You could put a call in to your Dr. or talk to the...
    ... prescribe meds, she just recommends them. She said to try Lexapro or Paxil. Turns out that my wife works for a Dr. ... head though, do you think that has to do with the Lexapro as well? P.S. this is my 1st SSRI....
    ... I was just wondering how those of you who started lexapro recently are doing now, my doc prescribed me a starter ... reason I take the drug and she has just changed me to lexapro and am scared after reading so many side effect stories...

  15. Lexapro and Sleep Patterns
    ... broken. It comes and goes. I imagine it's not all the Lexapro though just Life and our minds being too busy perhaps...
    ... how my mind raced around until I started to take the Lexapro ....
    ... Nicole, my mind didn't race until I started on the Lexapro . It was hard to concentrate at first because it seemed ... every night tho. I think that is a side affect of the Lexapro . All in all - it is working great for me too....
    ... when i took lexapro , i slept good but had a hard time waking up. It took...
    ... my obsessive thoughts have slowed down since on the Lexapro -- although I never considered them obsessive. I ... :) I can honestly say that I like being on the Lexapro -- I can concentrate SO MUCH better now. I wonder...
    ... I have the most vivid dreams on the Lexapro too! I love it! They are so interesting...LOL! ... Overall, I love the Lexapro . There haven't been significant side effects except...
    ... case of social anxiety and agoraphobia -- but the Lexapro is helping with it all. This anxiety stuff is all...

  16. medication
    ... different for every individual. I can tell you that Lexapro has worked very well for me, and very quickly with...

  17. 24/7 panicy/anxious feeling
    ... has had a steep decline in just one year. i've tried lexapro and klonopin, neither of which worked very well. neither...

  18. What has happened to me?
    ... As for me, I get depression occasionally and I take Lexapro , and that helps and it helps with anxiety too. If...

  19. Question please anybody
    ... back went to er twice and the doctor finaly put me on lexapro and xanax. But my bigest symtom that triggers it all...

  20. worried sick!
    ... when I was on toprol(25mg) I was also taking 10mg lexapro ..im now just taking the lexapro. Nothing bad ever ... to me?! I have a question though for anyone...Is lexapro safe during pregnancy?...
    ... peacefrogs79 - I don't think lexapro is safe during pregnancy. Are you pregnant? If so...
    ... to conceive for 2 months now. I am still taking the lexapro . Should I stop? I think this maybe our lucky month...

  21. NEED HELP lowering anxiety!
    ... had anxiety and depression and my doctor put me on Lexapro . I'm doing fine now, it has worked really well for...
    ... Thanks! I am currently trying Lexapro , as that is what my grandma takes and it works for...

  22. Lexapro - effects - good and bad?
    ... One time a day? I go to the Dr. tomorrow to start Lexapro . I just wondered if there would be any side effects...
    ... appointment goes well. Is it a GP OR a psychiatrist Lexapro was a last hope for me as I had bad reactions to several...
    ... anxiety at times during my first 2 weeks while being on Lexapro , but I have tried to redirect that anxiety into extra ... actually had hair transplants at the same time I went on Lexapro and so I was given Vicodin to take after the surgery ... the Vicodin helped combat any initial anxiety of the Lexapro . So I would go for it and take the Valium if you...
    ... I actually felt a lot worse when I started taking Lexapro at first - it took about 6 weeks before I got any ... perscribed Klonopin for me to take as needed until the Lexapro kicked in, and that helped....
    ... i tried lexapro with klonopin, and the doctor told me to take the ... lexapro at night, but it always kept me up and made me feel...
    ... Hi, I just started lexapro 1 week ago, I was taking buspar. My doctor gave me ... xr to help with the side affects. I was taking the lexapro in the morning but got to sick to my stomach, also ... things stopped bugging me. To early to tell if its the lexapro in my mind but the doc thinks its working. I was ... told the lexapro does make you feel up and that celexa has more of...

  23. anyone has taking lexapro for social anxiety?
    ... I'm on my 4th wk of lexapro and it has helped a great deal. The first week adjusting...
    ... i need to know who is taking lexapro for social anxiety, is very important that i need...
    ... I was on Lexapro for depression for 3 years up until about 4 months ... have returned....but there is no way i would get near Lexapro again. Hope this helps....

  24. wellbutrin
    ... notice hardly any change. My Dr. combined it with Lexapro and I'm starting to feel somewhat better. So that ... combination of the two is working, or is it just the Lexapro . It seems to me that since wellbutrin is not a classic ... SSRI like Paxil or Lexapro , that it may not be as strong. Strong may not be...

  25. is lexapro as effective as zoloft?
    ... i have been on lexapro for like 5 weeks now.the first 2 weeks i had no side ... dont feel any better yet than before i started the lexapro ,so hopefully,it will kick in one of these days.and ... had on me,but i do hear tons of promising stuff on lexapro for anxiety,so hopefully its a better drug....
    ... thing is that i have social anxiety too and i heard lexapro is not good for that, right?...
    ... I have a friend who tried lexapro and she said it was great for her depression and her ... doing much either. That was my only concern with lexapro ...it was wonderful for the anxiety/panic, though....
    ... officially for social anxiety by the FDA; but Zoloft, Lexapro , Celexa all will help with social anxiety and panic...

  26. Just prescribed Effexor - have questions
    ... he prescribed me Effexor - I was kind of hoping for Lexapro since so many people on these boards have had success...

  27. Short-term Memory Loss from Lexapro
    ... There is likely no damage caused by Lexapro in a 2 week time, and I think there is no concern ... medications. Some people have an easy time starting Lexapro , and some people have miserable side effects on this ... discussed these meds with knowledgable people about Lexapro and that it has been said to be very safe. Some people ... just are unable to take Lexapro because its just does not work for them. You may have ... to be on Lexapro up to 4-6 weeks before you notice the true benefits...
    ... short-term memory loss so it's doubtful it's from the Lexapro ....

  28. Fear of sleep?
    ... an anti-depressant so I'll stay asleep, so I take Lexapro ....

  29. quiting buspar cold turkey
    ... over a year but stopped recently had to switch to lexapro PS its not a placebo, theres another post here recently...
    ... days at half my dose. Im not liking my new meds ( lexapro ) Im considerering asking the doc to just up my buspar...
    ... am trying to get off it all together. My Dr. added Lexapro to the mix which I Love but he won't let me stop the ... buspar dose? I take 15 mg of it twice a day 10 of Lexapro and 80 of Inderal La. It's a lot to remember everyday...
    ... rapid Heart Beat). The Buspar helped some but the Lexapro is much better....

  30. Xanax and freaking out
    ... M Psychiatrist just gave me Xanax XR .5 mg and lexapro . I was on Buspar and .5 xanax as needed. I like the ... crappy SSRI's and am having anxiety about the darn lexapro . I had good results with BuSpar 5mg 3 times a day...

  31. Help changed my meds,got depressed on xanax xr ?
    ... and daily xanax. Put me on xanax xr .5 and 5 mg lexapro to start I stopped my buspar last night and only ... !!!!!!!!!!!!! :) I just took 1st dose of 5mg of lexapro , so I hope it helps. I just dont know if its the...
    ... you would have to slowly wean off it. I started on Lexapro about four months ago, and I didn't have any bad side ... Hang in there with it, I am sure it will get better! Lexapro has really helped me alot with anxiety/depresseion...
    ... OK until things adjust within your system with the lexapro eventually working for your anxiety, you will need...

  32. Good Experiences with meds???????????
    ... ssri's. To name a few Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa, Lexapro , Wellbutrin. There may be more, but none come to my ... I do much better on medication than off it. I take Lexapro now and plan on staying on it permanantly. Lexapro ... medications I had tried in the past. When starting Lexapro I had severe anxiety and seemed to increase when I...
    ... GYN and told him my problem and he suggested I try Lexapro . I was so scared of taking it. I have never taken...
    ... I've had no side effects with Lexapro ....
    ... another pychiatrist and i'm going to ask him about lexapro . I've heard many different things about lexapro and...

  33. drinkiing and drugggs
    ... the medication i am on, is it ok to drink? I take lexapro in the morning, and resperdal and xanax 3 times a...
    ... I like to enjoy drinks also. I'm on lexapro and xanax as needed. It seems that when I drink,...

  34. Any Experience on Buspar???? Need Info....
    ... psychiatrist. That was three months ago. I now take Lexapro which I lilke much better but he still wants me on...
    ... lately with my husband illness so my new doctor gave me Lexapro and xanax extended release .5mg to start this weekend...

  35. New Meds: Very Confused...Buspar, Xanax, and Zoloft?
    ... still take 15 mg twice a day along with ten mg of Lexapro and 80 mg of Inderal La. I have NEVER heard of taking...
    ... I was just on buspar and now starting lexapro I am on both tappering off the buspar. Pharmacist...

  36. Do not know what is wrong with me
    ... would literally drive myself crazy with it. I am on Lexapro now and my mind does not get stuck on these things...

  37. Just need some sympathy and good advice right now :(
    ... to help me sleep. I too have quit meds. I started Lexapro back in April and boy did I ever want to quit. The...
    ... resolved, I still have anxiety over EVERYTHING. Taking Lexapro daily, and Xanax just to sleep. As my therapist says...
    ... let alone a week. Jones99679, do you work? Does the Lexapro help you get through your day feeling normally? i...
    ... Lexapro has really helped me. The first week was horrid and...
    ... t know much about that one, but I am doing good on Lexapro . Like Bell, last week wasn't a very good week, but...
    ... been in overdrive! Being in menopause and taking Lexapro has slowed it down a bit, but that's a good thing...
    ... actually found these boards when I first started on Lexapro , and was searching for information about it. There...
    ... he's in his prime. ;) I guess I was lucky, the Lexapro made me feel better immediately. I was really surprised...

  38. Week 3 on Lexapro
    ... Im going into my 3rd week of lexapro . The first week was aweful, I had a panic attack...
    ... I am on 5mg of Lexapro . The doctor wants me to check-in with her next week...
    ... That's exactly how the Lexapro affected me initially. Week 1, BAD.......Week 2...
    ... I just wanted to add my experience (ongoing) with Lexapro . First, like someone else said, 5 mg is too small...
    ... still feeling (don't want to give everything up to the Lexapro ...I need to learn to deal on my own.) My doctor...
    ... some advise with all the problems I'm having while on Lexapro . I started taking (5mg) once a day (I'm a male 5' ... able to fight this Anxiety anymore, I gave in to the Lexapro . The first week I felt hightened anxiety, nausea and ... seemed to be worse! I called my doctor and asked if Lexapro has been known to cause ringing in the ears since ... short time? I then saw a psychiatrist that told me the Lexapro is'nt working and I should have felt a little relief ... at that small a dose for a month. He said quit the Lexapro "cold turkey" and take "Effexor". He said if I have ... possible I'm starting to feel some benefit from the Lexapro and what should I do. He never returned my call, so ... doctor to no avail) that I would just stay on the Lexapro and see what happens. It's been a little over five...

  39. Is Xanax addictive?
    ... symptoms (like father like son I guess). He was given Lexapro and Xanax. He said that the Xanax immediately made...
    ... If he can, he should not take that. I never was on Lexapro because after that episode I was afraid to take anything...
    ... like Verucah were only on it for a week! Once the Lexapro kicks in supposedly he shouldn;t have to take Xanax...

  40. im freaking out. help
    ... difference. If I remember you said you were starting Lexapro and having side effects. Did you stop taking it?...
    ... i was on 10mg of lexapro . took it one day, got sick from it. stopped taking ... having a mental disease. then i started cutting my lexapro in half and has little to no side effects. today i...

  41. Anxiety and Depression
    ... problem. I was taking only Wellbutrin and my Dr. added Lexapro about a month ago. Verdict still out. I've felt...

  42. Can long-term Xanax make me sick?
    ... great results. I have heard wonderful things about Lexapro if you can just persist beyond the initial side effects...

  43. Nausea from Lexapro
    ... Hi Lexapro gave me a "squirrelly" stomach. I had diarrhea, nausea...
    ... yeah i also have another big concern with the lexapro . since i started taking lexapro last week, i've noticed...

  44. Success stories wanted
    ... doctor because I couldn't drive my car. I tried Lexapro and it made me so nauseated that I couldn't continue...

  45. How many get pain between shoulder blades?
    ... Xanax XR .5mg 2 times a day and went from buspar to lexapro After the 2nd day my pains went away. As for the...
    ... with getting rid of the monkey on my back. I was on Lexapro for 6 months last year but it didn't help at all with...

  46. Lexapro for Anxiety?
    ... Lexapro made me VERY speedy AT 2.5 MGS! It was simply a side ... people hung in there with the side effects and love Lexapro . I did not since I took more xanax in a two week...
    ... body. i cant really explain it. but i cant say if its lexapro or my anxiety. and as for the headaches, i also ... can say if it is the lexapro , but im pretty sure it is. i dont take anything for ... headaches and i cannot take my migraine medicine with lexapro . i would give it a try if i were you. at first...
    ... for my migraine. i know you cannot take that with lexapro . if you search around on the internet im sure you...
    ... I take Lexapro during the day; Xanax at night; and Trazodone to sleep...

  47. Can You Drink Alcohol On Ssri's?
    ... feeling completely, sober, but unable to sleep, i took lexapro and my anxiety got worse......

  48. I'm starting to sweat the Lexapro
    ... Anyone been sweating a ton on Lexapro . For me, I seem to be fine until I start doing anything...

  49. Does Anyone Get Major Dizziness With Anxiety
    ... Feel the same. Lexapro 5mg was working pretty well, and when I went to 10mg...

  50. changing meds... hospitalization?
    ... paxil. Worked great.. then it didn't.. switched to lexapro .. couldn't leave the house I was so anxious.. then...
    ...
    ... valium, bc it made me suicidal).. I've tried zoloft and lexapro and neither worked. I'm currently seeing a therapist...

  51. please help. is this anxiety.
    ... ultrasound. and everything is normal. my doctor put me on lexapro and it made me really sick so i stopped taking it...
    ... they all say you are not sick and he gave you the Lexapro than I'd guess he was saying you do have anxiety/depression ... its usually your digestive track. Stick with the lexapro for a while. good luck...

  52. Leaxpro And Agitation??
    ... I have been on lexapro for 8 weeks now.............just in the last week...
    ... on exactly the same meds you are on..I have been on Lexapro for about 2 years and klonapin for 6 months. I am ... also cranky and had my doc up my lexapro to 20 mg as I felt the 10 mg was not working anymore...

  53. Lexapro and Ginkgo??
    ... Have any of you had any problem taking it with your Lexapro ? I appreciate your responses! Hope it is working ... :) Hi fusionqueen :) Were you reading our Lexapro posts, where I was talking about the Ginko? Well ... checked, and there are no drug interactions between the Lexapro and the Ginko. Do you have any other health problems...
    ... Hi fusionqueen :) Were you reading our Lexapro posts, where I was talking about the Ginko? Well ... checked, and there are no drug interactions between the Lexapro and the Ginko. Do you have any other health problems...

  54. HELP! Enlarged Pupils from Lexapro!
    ... eyes and see if he agrees with you, if so stop the lexapro and try some other med...
    ... personal opinion is you need to relax. I am on 30mgs of Lexapro and I don't think I have ever thought about looking ... at my eyes. If your newly on Lexapro you may wake up early at first until it is fully in ... sweating and out of breath easily. But nothing with Lexapro . You may just find out that without so much anxiety ... and stress that was a bit relieved from the Lexapro that your body just doesn't need as much sleep as...

  55. Anxiety mixed with depression anyone?
    ... wasn't sleeping either. So, he suggested me trying Lexapro . I was scared to take it - but I was DESPERATE!! ... s all because I did get help and start taking the Lexapro . Good luck to you! We're all here for you :) ...

  56. Lexapro Causing Anxiety!!??
    ... to chupa I suggest you reduce the lexapro dose by cutting the tablet into halves for a while ... worse than usual after say 2 weeks them this suggests lexapro isnt for you and you should swap to some other antidepressa...
    ... I took lexapro for a month and my anxiety was insane... even the...
    ... Functioning The First Part Of The Day.i've Been On Lexapro For 2 1/2 Weeks,,im Wondering If Its The Lexapro Causing ... Side Effect Of It.my Question Is,,,for People That Lexapro Causes Anxiety,,will That Anxiety Go Away? Like,is ... Some Answers Please!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Anyone Who Is On Lexapro ,please Give Me Som Info,,and Especially People Who ... From It! I felt like I was on MAJOR speed with Lexapro ! :) I was taking xanax left and right. I decided ... lexapro wasn't for me. I found this particular side effect ... intolerable. However, some people absolutely swear by lexapro !...
    ... Well I have been taking Lexapro over a month now and it works fairly well. Not as ... cigarrettes I am doing much better. Yes, I do think that Lexapro is a stimulating antidepressant, and I personally ... at times of extreme anxiety (especially on starting Lexapro ) will be really beneficial. Personally I keep some ... just in case. Altogether though I am pleased with Lexapro because I do feel much more balanced now compared ... to when I was not taking the medication. Lexapro has been the better working ssri for me so far. Its...

  57. Weight gain from Lexapro
    ... Beth~I hate to be "Debbie Downer" but yes Lexapro packs on the pounds. I took it 6 mos. and gained 15...
    ... metabolism. I have NEVER had a weight problem but the Lexapro slowed me down. I ate the same~but I felt slower and...

  58. depression/anxiety
    ... kicking my butt! I went to my gyno and he gave me Lexapro to try. Within a few days, I felt like a totally...

  59. I'm my 4th week of Lexapro, so how exactly should I be feeling?
    ... Lexapro takes the edge off for me. For example, when my kids...
    ... I'm starting my 4th week of Lexapro for anxiety, not sure if its working but then again ... at night helps that. I found that only 20 mgs. of Lexapro didn't work. I needed the higher dosage. Normally...
    ... horrible skin breakout so that's why I was switched to Lexapro , should I switch to a higher dose or should I try...
    ... Right now I am on 10mg of Lexapro , and I find that it helps with anxiety tremendously ... . This is the second time around for me on Lexapro . This time around I do not feel that it is helping...
    ... horrible skin breakout so that's why I was switched to Lexapro , should I switch to a higher dose or should I try...
    ... dose, since you seem to be coping well with it lexapro is one of many prozac or SSRI type meds, they all...
    ... good solid 6 weeks before I felt ANY benefits from Lexapro . In fact, my anxiety symptoms actually *increased ... perscribed a benzo for me to take at first until the Lexapro kicked in, and that helped too. Good luck!...
    ... i am on my 5th day of lexapro and i just started 10 mg.. i am really worried that ... took luvox...are you sure your weight gain was fomr lexapro ? if so, how many pounds?...

  60. Need help with SSRI Discontinuation Syndrome
    ... I am currently weening off of Lexapro , and I am having serious problems with side effects...
    ... I once went from 40 mg. Lexapro to 20 mg. with no side effects at all. I'm back on ... don't know how your shrink told you to discontinue Lexapro , but from what I've read it needs to be done slowly...

  61. can't sleep?
    ... are to take 150 mg. Trazodone, 3 mg. Xanax, 40 mg. Lexapro , and 1800 mg. Tripletal. For the past four months...

  62. Nervous about Lexapro
    ... Yesterday my psychologist recommended that I take lexapro for my generalized anxiety disorder. I have been ... happen to me. Has anyone heard good/bad things about Lexapro ? Any reassurances or doubts? Please help this frightened ... 17-year old. Lexapro is in the SSRI family like Paxil and is actually one ... they worked wonders for my PA's and GAD. I tried Lexapro last year and simply could not tolerate the initial ... side effects. Most folks, however, love Lexapro ....
    ... Lexapro made me feel very wired during week two. Like I was...
    ... i too had issues with Lexapro . It caused vision problems, migraines and an overall...
    ... I take Lexapro and it works great for me. A few of my co-workers...
    ... I've never had one problem with Lexapro . I guess different medications affect people differently...
    ... quick question. i'm gonna start my first dose of Lexapro tonight. i've been prescribed 10mg but i've heard...
    ... I tried Lexapro too. I have been on meds for depression for about...
    ... quick question. i'm gonna start my first dose of Lexapro tonight. i've been prescribed 10mg but i've heard...
    ... hey i took my first dose of lexapro yesterday afternoon (after lunch). i took 5mg to start ... a psychological problem. should i stop taking the lexapro ? could it be adversely affecting my mind? i've never...
    ... hey i took my first dose of lexapro yesterday afternoon (after lunch). i took 5mg to start ... a psychological problem. should i stop taking the lexapro ? could it be adversely affecting my mind? i've never ... like this. what do you think?!?!?In 4-6 weeks the Lexapro will keep you from waking up early. Waking up early...
    ... funny you mention the pupil enlargement. When I took Lexapro the first time a couple years ago (this is now my...
    ... big deal. I had more anxiety in my first week of Lexapro and I was sweating much more than usual, especially...
    ... I tried Lexapro too. I have been on meds for depression for about ... sensitive that I get very, very sick. I am currently on Lexapro , only 2.5 mg as I can not tolerate more.............

  63. A question for everyone here...
    ... several times a night doing the same thing. I took lexapro last year for anxiety and thought i was over it so...

  64. Anxiety/Panic/Stress and Physical symptoms
    ... know on Tuesday or Wed. He started me on avitan and lexapro , and i have to say, i feel better already. Once I...

  65. Can anyone tell me what is going on??
    ... I have been on Lexapro for over 3 months and doing ok. I also take Klonopin...
    ... very groggy...Were you feeling fine before with the Lexapro , or just "so-so?" Maybe you need a different med...
    ... to fusion if the lexapro is working you dont need that much klonapin, I would ... it with docs OK and see exactly how much help the lexapro is giving you with your anxiety, the K might be causing...
    ... even go there. I had some strange experiences with Lexapro and stopped taking it. I would get flashers / vision...

  66. Zoloft and Trazadone dangerous?
    ... prescribe two antidepressants at once??I take 40 mg Lexapro (anti-depressant), 150 mg. Trazodone, 3 mg. Xanax...

  67. Aches and Pains
    ... anxiety and that I should just relax or start taking Lexapro . They gave me samples but I haven't been taking them...

  68. health anxiety
    ... bad. They freak me out though. My doc put me on Lexapro , which hopefully will help. Thanks again, talk to...

  69. I feel like anxiety is running my life
    ... mentioned other antidepressants? There is Zoloft, Celexa, Lexapro , and other ssri's. One of them may be better for you...
    ... in a hotel for a night. I have tried Zoloft and Lexapro to disasterious results, while on Zoloft I almost ... killed myself, and Lexapro made me really anxious. I suppose I could try Celexa...

  70. What are your reactions to caffeine?
    ... Yes, caffeine adds anxiety for me. I take Lexapro which helps balance out my emotions and anxiety levels...
    ... but its not worth it.Same here, even when I take my Lexapro . It's better just not to drink it at all. :)...

  71. please help
    ... left hand fingers are doing the same thing. I was on Lexapro last year and stopped and just went back on a few...
    ... such a positive break during the day. All in all, Lexapro is working and it feels great to feel a bit more normal...

  72. Celexa and sex drive...
    ... feeling quite amourous with my husband. Now I am on Lexapro , and I am definately and equally thankful that there...
    ... I didn't have any problems on Lexapro until I started to take the 10 mg. :)...
    ... I had sexual side effects on Lexapro (the newer form of Celexa) even at the very low starting...
    ... body chemistry, and how it handles it too. I take it Lexapro is also an SSRI? :) What's the usual standard dose...

  73. Ever freak out thinking you didn't take your med.
    ... of my morning wondering did I or didn't I take my Lexapro today? I took the advice of woodfarey and got a pill...

  74. Starting Zoloft

  75. I'll Try Again,,, Please, Need Your Advise!
    ... at all!! I've been scared to death of going on the Lexapro my doctor gave me TWO MONTHS AGO!!! Now that I've ... I've given in (Under MUCH PROTEST) to trying the Lexapro . Since I've already lost at least (40) pounds and ... trying going up to half a tablet. Has anyone weaned on Lexapro this slowly and still got positive results? CAN YOU...
    ... this same post on a different thread. MMS1, I take Lexapro and I have to say I have found so much relief from ... anxiety or depression, so once again I got back on Lexapro (I took this last year but thought I didnt need it ... because I felt so normal again.) Just like before, the Lexapro was difficult because when first taking it seems to ... laugh more, do more and participate in life more. If Lexapro works for you, you will be very pleased. Just keep ... how it goes for you but I encourage you to give the Lexapro a try. Keep in touch with your doctor and nurse and...