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  1. can Anxiety cause chills/sweating?
    ... head starting to sweat a little bit. I started on Lexapro a week or two ago and it seems to make me sweat more...

  2. No more anxiety!!! please read
    ... later, was diagnosed with anxiety instead. I stayed on lexapro and zoloft for almost a year, and have stopped taking...

  3. What does Lexapro make you feel like?
    ... doesnt cause sexual problems but anxiety often does lexapro when and if it works for you will help more than xanax ... weeks as it reduces the early side effects with the lexapro working you will need much less xanax...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for two months now, and it has been a miracle drug...
    ... really low like a quarter of a 10mg tablet of the Lexapro for one week and then work your way up to half a tablet...
    ... for the last 20 years, plus Klonipin for anxiety. Lexapro is only the latest. So far it seems quite effective ... which is just as horrible as they say it is, but the Lexapro is improving my mood while I feel like I'm dying....
    ... so good to hear that you are doing so well on the Lexapro now! I know you had such a hard time with it at first...
    ... am still playing around with what time to take my Lexapro thougth. I keep switching from nights to mornings...

  4. Started Lexapro on Wednesday
    ... and lots of posts about it and lots of people say Lexapro actually increases your anxiety for the first few ... the Ativan. Did you take the Ativan too? Once the Lexapro starts working, you (supposedly) should not have to...
    ... tablet for a week with ativan which helps reduce early lexapro side effects lexapro is 1 of many prozac type meds...
    ... for your replies. I haven't taken my Ativan with my Lexapro -- but I an starting to think that it is a good idea ... should cut them into quarters? I can't wait for the Lexapro to kick in -- this early adjustment sucks!...
    ... I started Lexapro a little over a week ago, and it definitely is taking...
    ... glad to hear that you are adjusting better to the Lexapro now that you are a week into it. I can't wait to ... coming down with a cold -- I wonder if that is the Lexapro getting into my system? And if so, how long these...
    ... Try 5 mg of Lexapro for a week, and then increase to 10 mg the second ... some mixed emotions, but now I am going on a month of Lexapro and I have found great relief finally. Yes I did have ... to take Ativan once a day with the Lexapro when I first started. You may well benefit from doing...

  5. why do I do this to myself!!!!!!!!!
    ... I am back on lexapro 5mg only about 6 days now though. But anyways I had ... crap is bad!!!!!!! how can I control it? I was on lexapro about 8 months ago and it helped a lot so I am giving...
    ... Hang in there and let the Lexapro work it's magic. I do the same things you do but it...

  6. trying a drug again
    ... different. My doctor stopped my Zoloft and started me on Lexapro . That made me gain weight so he tried Paxil and the...

  7. zoloft terrible diarhea
    ... graphic! Is this normal? I had this same problem with Lexapro . I only took it for a month, got tired of the diarrhea...

  8. I did it AGAIN! 170/96!
    ... Then ask him for a Rx of Paxil or Lexapro ...........
    ... Then ask him for a Rx of Paxil or Lexapro ........ You mean, for during my visit so he can...

  9. Help! I think I have Leukemia!
    ... after I had blood drawn. I recently started taking Lexapro , so I'm wondering if it could be causing these symptoms...
    ... also don't eat very well...especially since starting Lexapro . I just don't feel hungry most of the time, so I haven...

  10. Those of you taking Lexapro...
    ... see today also said he has had the most success with Lexapro . I would hang in there because it says it "could"...
    ... give it some more time. It gives me hope to see that Lexapro is working well for others. My Dr. mentioned maybe...
    ... is still adjusting to this medication. I too take Lexapro . I am now going on to my 4th week at 10mg and I feel ... so much relief. The first couple weeks for me on Lexapro I was still having anxiety--so I had to take ativan ... severe. Now, I dont take the ativan anymore because the Lexapro is working well for me. Yes, give it a month and I...
    ... valium, you should have taken both, many do when the lexapro is working properly, less valium is needed, both meds...

  11. Need Advice About Lexapro Part 2
    ... Lexapro is working well for me you guys! I am now on my 4th ... better work and I think it took me to get on this Lexapro to get my head together and see clearer. Well, hows...
    ... Hi Woodfairy! Glad you too are doing well on the Lexapro . It was funny my Dr. wanted me to describe how my...
    ... WF - Great that the Lexapro is working so well for you! I have a VERY stressful ... bet you won't ever need more than the 10 mg of the Lexapro . I think you wil be fine with that. You both are...
    ... Also glad to hear you are still doing so well on the Lexapro :)...
    ... I know that alot of people have posted that the Lexapro did that to them, and I wonder if it has started doing...
    ... how much more in love with him I am now that I'm on Lexapro . I was so unhappy before and all I could ever think...
    ... go to the Zoo and Amusement parks. I am praying the Lexapro will let me do this. We are going to the Zoo soon ... libedo in my marriage :) It is even worse now on the Lexapro !!! Doesn't help that my husband is 7 years younger...
    ... sexual side affects and I am now cutting down on my Lexapro on the weekends so I can enjoy it - so no spontaneous...
    ... was taking it? It's funny how when we started the Lexapro we could feel all the side effects and now I think ... Peri myself. One thing I have also noticed NO PMS on Lexapro . I have had two cycles with NO Pms which is heaven...
    ... had happened to him. You are right about the Lexapro . As soon as I started it, all of my menopause symptoms...
    ... for the life of me I couldn't remember if I took my Lexapro . I still am taking the sample packs he gives me. ...
    ... for the life of me I couldn't remember if I took my Lexapro . I still am taking the sample packs he gives me. ...
    ... bought to take to help me sleep, but after I got on the Lexapro , I haven't needed it. Yes, I am still taking my sample ... 25.00 for it. Yes, I almost forget to take my Lexapro every day now too. I feel so "normal" it's hard to...
    ... good! I also decided to cut back to 5mg of the Lexapro and see how I do at the lower dose (again). I tried...
    ... to 5 because of what I just read. I was on another Lexapro web site message board and someone posted that if...
    ... of the reasons I wanted to go off of it. I pray the Lexapro doesn't do it too. So far not too bad :)...
    ... I am sure that the weight gain is not all due to Lexapro , if any of it. I have just had a hard time with my...
    ... posts by you yesterday. I am still on 5mg of the Lexapro , and seem to be doing ok. I hope I can stay at this...
    ... health stuff as well. It has got so much better on the Lexapro . Did you know they prescribe it for OCD too!...
    ... health stuff as well. It has got so much better on the Lexapro . Did you know they prescribe it for OCD too! I...
    ... which is the one with the parasite! {REMOVED} Yes Lexapro is one of the top OCD meds. My Dr. said it's stops...
    ... either. I think 20 mg is as high as it goes as far as Lexapro , isn't it?...
    ... meno thing though because I was doing that before the Lexapro . I have perimeno and allergies going on so half the...
    ... very vivid dreams at night since you started on the Lexapro ? I do this every night! It's almost like watching...
    ... anxiety boards from someone that said they were on Lexapro and lost their bf because their sex drive went away...
    ... Ladies. Please stay on topic. Giving advice about Lexapro has nothing to do with giving out recipes. Thanks...
    ... involved in it. I am feeling better since I upped my Lexapro back up to 10mg. Do you still think you are going ... I continue to gain, I will not be able to stay on Lexapro , I will have to try Wellbutrin since it usually makes...
    ... info on these boards. Still have the hunger from the Lexapro . I am trying to take long walks at night and watch ... stop the buspar! All in all I am very happy with the Lexapro (besides the hunger) but may want to take a higher...
    ... test I sure did. Of course now the way I feel on the Lexapro I can definetly say yes indeed I was depressed. Most...
    ... how your doctor visit goes. I am sticking with the Lexapro at 10mg till I go for my yearly exam. That will be...
    ... having some hormone or PMS issues ? Since I started the Lexapro I have had NO PMS at all which is a good thing :)...
    ... having some hormone or PMS issues ? Since I started the Lexapro I have had NO PMS at all which is a good thing :)...
    ... in here better than I would be if I weren't on the Lexapro ! I"m hoping the Zoloft kicks in full force for...
    ... can finally tapper off Buspar but he didn't up the lexapro DARN. I cut back 5 mg every two weeks and go back...
    ... It takes a whole lot less of it to affect you on Lexapro . I can only drink a little bit now, but of course...
    ... either, just slightly buzzed. One glass of wine on Lexapro affects me like maybe two would before. I do love...
    ... Hi Guys, My name is Zak and I saw the thread on Lexapro . Today marks the 2nd week I have been on Lexapro...
    ... Hi Zak :) I am so glad the Lexapro is working good for you too. It has made a huge difference...
    ... the past 5 years! I am crossing my fingers too that Lexapro will be the one for me and not have to go through...
    ... in 1976! You know, if you are doing so well on Lexapro , I bet you won't have to try another AD. I felt better...
    ... movie in a long time! How long have you been on lexapro ? Was this also your first AD?...
    ... experience with an AD. I was rather leery of trying Lexapro because my husband's friend was on it last year, and ... go anywhere near that one!! :) So - I tried the Lexapro - being very scared of it, but within two days I could...
    ... didn't last! Who knows, it might not have been the Lexapro at all, and I just thought it was. I drove quite...
    ... 30 all together so it will take a while. Well the Lexapro is helping with so much but I still don't want to...
    ... awful for me! Do you still think you need to up the Lexapro ? I took your advice and got the 20mg and splitting...
    ... on one thread where you had gone up to 15 mg of the Lexapro and was wondering if that was working better for you...

  12. zoloft to lexapro switch
    ... Yes I think you can switch right over from Zoloft to Lexapro . I was able to switch right over from Lexapro to Celexa ... Surprisingly though, you cant switch from Celexa to Lexapro (because of an isomer in the Celexa.) But reversed ... an increase in the Zoloft would only make sense. Lexapro is great, dont get me wrong (I take Lexapro devotedly ... unless of course you are interested in switching to Lexapro ? WF...

  13. lexapro withdrawl question?
    ... you're feeling. I have been weaning myself off of Lexapro for a couple of weeks ago, after being on it for about ... back. It went away about a month into taking the lexapro and I was good for a few months. Then it started...

  14. It's back and I feel hopeless
    ... does feel like anxiety is the culprit. He prescribed Lexapro for it and I just started that a week ago. I have...

  15. Help Overcoming Health Anxiety
    ... tingling and worried about that. I started taking my Lexapro again about 3 weeks ago. It helped me the first time...

  16. Combining Lexapro and Wellbutrin
    ... would have been a welcome change. I've only taken Lexapro for a little over a week and started with 5 mg, but ... effects. Apparently, the instances are much lower with Lexapro than with something like Paxil. I took Paxil a few...
    ... I did experience the sexual side effects with Lexapro the same as I did with Paxil, and I hadn't even worked ... either, because I started with the expectation that Lexapro wouldn't be as bad as the Paxil....

  17. How did it start for you? Here's my story...
    ... (zoloft and zyprexa). I'm a little afraid to try Lexapro after reading all the posts here. Comptons, sounds...

  18. Fingers and hands tingle
    ... not sure if this is anxiety or stress or from the lexapro or what. I have been back on the meds for 3 weeks...
    ... not sure if this is anxiety or stress or from the lexapro or what. I have been back on the meds for 3 weeks ... sensation. This is on the drug information from Lexapro as a frequent side effect....

  19. prozac and dizziness
    ... to 5 mg from 2.5mg two days ago and I am coming off Lexapro . Maybe I will sitch it to the night. The dizziness...

  20. Need doseage advise on starting Lexapro.
    ... Hi MMS1, I was also very resistant to start Lexapro , but when I couldn't stand that shortness of breath ... a try. AND I am so happy I did!! I have been on Lexapro now for about 2 mos and still only take a half of...
    ... Hi MMS1, I was also very resistant to start Lexapro , but when I couldn't stand that shortness of breath ... a try. AND I am so happy I did!! I have been on Lexapro now for about 2 mos and still only take a half of ... page (3) and titled "Really Scared, Need Advise On Lexapro "! If you read that post, it'll give a whole run down ... has from the beginning. I'm worried that even if the Lexapro gets rid of the anxiety and depression,, it will be...
    ... the morning, I don't have the insomnia anymore from Lexapro so I am going to continue to take it at dinnertime...
    ... I have been taking Lexapro for almost a month. I too was terrified to take this ... of all the meds. he has seen the best results from lexapro and also the least withdrawl. Now the first week ... confront me and I seem able to just cope. My Dr. said Lexapro stops the "obsessive thought process" which is what...
    ... MMSI ~ I've been taking Lexapro for a couple years now ~ I took 10mg at 1st, that ... probably too distracted to notice ~ before I was on the Lexapro my sleep was awful! I had such a hard time falling ... back to sleep ~ ever since shortly after going on Lexapro I sleep so well and so soundly! I fall asleep fast...
    ... I was also given lexapro and when i took it my heart would race it was up to...

  21. Lexapro is working but I am so tired...Part 2
    ... anxious to hear from you! Bell, I am so glad the Lexapro is working so well for you! That is just great! ...
    ... but the last one I was in, I kept my cool - so the Lexapro definitely helped! I had just started on it at that...
    ... Jeffrysmom is on the other thread, "need advice about Lexapro ". Guess I'll go there too and send her and Adam a...

  22. Social Anxiety Disorder
    ... I use lexapro and ativan......i am diagnosed with generalized anxiety...

  23. Stomach aches related to anxiety?
    ... have general anxiety like you, as well. Now I am on Lexapro and the anxiety is really gone, but - I still have...

  24. Is Xanax Dangerous?
    ... until the patent expires. Celexa is prime example. Lexapro is Celexa's sister. When Celexa's patent expired...

  25. Really Scared! Need Advise On Lexapro!
    ... Lunesta. All just gave me 2 hrs. I think taking the Lexapro is what you need to do. I am currently taking Zoloft ... away. At my last visit the dr. almost switched me to Lexapro but told me to give the Zoloft and Klonopin 10 more ... when I sleep through. My advice would be to give the Lexapro a try, can't be worse than what you are suffering...

  26. PCP or Psych for help with anxiety?
    ... This afternoon I went to my GP who had prescribed Lexapro (only made things worse) for my anxiety before. She...
    ... sometimes to excess as you have found with the lexapro , an antidepressant often makes your anxiety worse ... generally less antibenzo, mention your bad reaction to lexapro consider also massage for relaxation and anxiety...

  27. Can Xanax be taken with an SSRI?
    ... I just started Lexapro but I was wondering if I could still take Xanax once...
    ... store, they can give you an answer right away. I take Lexapro and occasionally I take Ativan. Its good to call a...

  28. need help....
    ... words! One thing I forgot to mention - I WAS on Lexapro (an anti-depressant, SSRI), 10 mg, before my wedding ... really aren't terrible. I felt really really good on Lexapro . It does put a little bit of a damper on your libido...

  29. read and give me feed back please I am at my edge
    ... my life scared and i dont like it at all. I am on lexapro and it is working but i think i am fighting everything...

  30. anyone like Zoloft?
    ... is too stimulating for me, Paxil is too sedating. Lexapro just didnt do anything for me. So for me, yes, Zoloft...
    ... It's funny I found Zoloft too stimulating LOL Love Lexapro but have never tried Prozac. I too have panic/agoraphobia...
    ... on it so I had to try something else. I switched to Lexapro and am doing just fine on it. I am able to to have...
    ... horrible nightmares, and made me depressed. Paxil and Lexapro did nothing. ...

  31. please read
    ... I have been taking lexapro for 3 weeks now and it started to work wonders for ... me.10mg. I love lexapro because i am calmer but i am afraid it stopped working...

  32. Weigh Loss
    ... antidepressents seem to also suppress appetite. I was on Lexapro for two weeks and lost over eight pounds...

  33. Is Lexapro A Good Drug???
    ... I take 10 mg of lexapro a day and it really helps my anxiety alot....

  34. can lexapro cause heart problems
    ... I doubt if it's the Lexapro .....
    ... concern to them. How long have you been taking the Lexapro ? If you just started it, yes you could feel these ... open. Let us know what they have to say. I too take Lexapro , and had some weird feelings the first week but its ... it goes for you, and how far along you are on your Lexapro . OK? WF...
    ... I am on 2 1/2 weeks of the lexapro and it is working for me but these chest pain are...
    ... keeping in touch with the doctor who prescribed the Lexapro ? You really need to keep in touch with your doctor ... with your doctor. Also, some people (many)who start Lexapro do complain of having extreme anxiety when taking ... couple weeks and many people find relief after being on Lexapro after 3-6 weeks. Please keep in touch on the boards...
    ... What dosage of the lexapro are you on? It is scary and need to keep in touch...

  35. new to the site..does this sound like anxiety??
    ... but there is still that seed of doubt. I too take lexapro although it's new to me. I am on day 16 I take Inderal...
    ... anxiety, or both ! He asked if I had ever taken Lexapro , which I hadn't, he suggested that I try it ! I ... taking 10mgs., at night ! Wow ! What sweet relief. Lexapro has surely worked for me. I am glad to hear that you...
    ... my heart racing and fluttering etc.. I also take Lexapro and Buspar. Dr. told me I need to stay calm, easier...

  36. Please HELP! Muscle twitches/spasms all night long
    ... wish I could say I was. So far I've held back taking Lexapro presribed by my doctor. I can understand why she ... othre blood tests. But that's all. Doc wants to try Lexapro almost to prove as a diagnostic tool that it is pure...
    ... wish I could say I was. So far I've held back taking Lexapro presribed by my doctor. I can understand why she ... othre blood tests. But that's all. Doc wants to try Lexapro almost to prove as a diagnostic tool that it is pure...

  37. from Lexapro to Prozac for panic???
    ... Hi all. I have been on Lexapro for 5 weeks now and it is still not making me feel ... great - also my Doc does not think I should be on Lexapro while trying to get pregnant....so she switched me...
    ... I cant understand docs thinking as lexapro and prozac are the same type of med, SSRI antidepressants ... , both can help for anxiety and depression lexapro can tale 6 or more weeks to work properly, also the...
    ... I cant understand docs thinking as lexapro and prozac are the same type of med, SSRI antidepressants...

  38. Anxiety
    ... get like tingling sensations in my face. I was on Lexapro and stopped taking it like 3 months ago, I was fine...
    ... probably causing the tingling and some other problems lexapro sometimes reduces anxiety and panic attacks a lot...

  39. Lexapro question
    ... Doesn't sound like Lexapro is causing it...........
    ... I have been on Lexapro for 2 weeks, and after about the end of week one my...
    ... would ask a pharmacist to look it up on his list of lexapro side effects, an overnight swap could be done to any ... other lexapro type (SSRI) antidepressant keep in mind that the...

  40. Paxil vs Zoloft for anxiety
    ... are physicians)....The top 4 now are Wellbutrin XL, Lexapro , Zoloft, and Paxil...........

  41. Fainting...Could this be due to Lexapro?
    ... I was given Lexapro several weeks ago as I was feeling fatigued, but not ... the emergency room with an adverse reaction to the Lexapro and told I am not able to take class SSRI medications ... careful, as it could be an adverse reaction to the Lexapro . Hope this helps...
    ... on Elavil and Zoloft so I was terrified to try the Lexapro . The first week was no pinic but I am feeling better...
    ... feel the fainting is from lack of nourishment as the lexapro didn't make me feel like eating at all...........I...
    ... The second week of taking Lexapro I felt faint too. I dont know exactly if its safe...

  42. Lexapro=Loose stools?
    ... if they have had loose stools as a result of taking Lexapro . The two seem to coincide with each other time wise...
    ... Yes I have heard that you can get loose stools from Lexapro when you first start taking it. If you are getting...

  43. stopping Lexapro cold turkey
    ... Pregnancy, but I have heard of females weaning from 10mg Lexapro to 5mg, and then stopping)......
    ... curious to know if your ob/gyn suggested you stop Lexapro . The reason I ask is I am trying to become pregnant ... again too but am taking 10 mg Lexapro (maybe increase to 20 soon). The psychiatrist who ... that's what made me reluctantly decide to stay on Lexapro for the time being. If you have any other info, I...
    ... unplanned pregnancy. so i just stopped taking the lexapro ...i myself would rather have no medications just vitamins...

  44. Is Xanax for long term use or just as needed use.
    ... i took xanex when i had panic attacks...i took lexapro to prevent the panic attacks. i guess you take them ... it. if you want a preventative i would recommend lexapro for anxiety (if that is what your dealing with)....

  45. No appetite on Lexapro...
    ... time(well, most of them). Half the reason I am off Lexapro is because I ate everything that was in front of me...

  46. zoloft problems
    ... every med I have tried except Buspar. I am taking Lexapro now and he started me at 5 mg. Even at that low dose...

  47. Klonopin Vs Ativan
    ... ativan as needed for anxiety as i get adjusted to this lexapro , as i am a mess right now. I also have .5mg Klonopins...

  48. Experiences to share with Wellbutrin?
    ... heard of pairing it with an SSRI like Paxil, Celexa, Lexapro , etc. to counter the sexual side effects....

  49. Need Some Advice on Lexapro & Buspar
    ... great for a little over a year but now they have added lexapro . Side effects the first week were a bit much but now...
    ... with Paxil for now. I read the thread on Paxil vs. Lexapro and there were many different opinions on which one...
    ... much gone . I feel it about an hour after I take the Lexapro but nothing like it was. You are smart to arm yourself ... headed feeling near as much. I did the same with Lexapro ....
    ... Paxil for now and see if Buspar helps without trying Lexapro yet.(???)....
    ... I am waiting to see the dr. again My husband took Lexapro and became very angry, mean was not a good word. He...

  50. help me with antidepressants
    ... experiencing and he/she may try a different SSRI like Lexapro or Paxil (among many others). Once size never fits...

  51. Did Lexapro make anyone more anxious when they started taking it?
    ... talking about were the exact ones I had when I started Lexapro . But then, about a month after I started taking it ... just too much to handle, so now it's back to just Lexapro and that's fine for me....
    ... My Dr. just prescribed me Lexapro (10mg) for my anxiety and I'm not looking forward to ... want to prescribe it to me anymore and prescribes Lexapro instead. I think he's worried about dependency with...
    ... affecting you terribly. Keep taking your Ativan until the Lexapro is fulling kicking in and you see symptoms subsiding ... will do). :) Maybe you need Buspar along with the Lexapro ? I want you to get better, it troubles me that you...
    ... back to the doctor for answers. They decided perhaps Lexapro would give me some energy. I was on it for two weeks ... emergency room. Here, it is an adverse reaction to the Lexapro and was told never to try any SSRI class drugs ever...

  52. Does Zoloft Cause ZITS???
    ... Then I would try Paxil or Lexapro ......Those would be your best bet. They are anxiety...

  53. anyone tried valium?
    ... gad. I get anxiety and panic constently! I was on lexapro for almost a year and went off and then tried to get...
    ... wellbutrin a go though, Or even zoloft, I just wish that lexapro would work again, it did wonders for my anxiety and...

  54. So sad
    ... tried any other meds besides Paxil? Maybe zoloft or Lexapro ? I have 4 little ones ranging from 10-1 and I could...
    ... not? As far as the other antidepressents I do have lexapro but have not taken it yet in fears of a reaction to...
    ... Please try the Lexapro . It works wonders for people with anxiety. It is...

  55. urgent help
    ... I take Beta Blockers and I am on day 7 of Lexapro all I can say it YUCK!! I can't even describe how...

  56. Increased heart rate
    ... Inderal LA and 15 buspar twice a day and now they put Lexapro in the mix. I have been to 3 GP , a Cardiologist...

  57. cold medicine
    ... would contact your doctor or ask a pharmacist. My lexapro label says to contact your doctor when taking NSAID...

  58. First week side effects Prozac
    ... hell moving off of a simple 10mg of paxil to 10mg lexapro . almost fainted at work today after having a panic...
    ... activating, at least initially, but I can tell you that lexapro was no picnic for me either! Hang in there! Adam ... you, it's doubly hard, getting off paxil and onto lexapro . I think that you're very brave. I hope it helps to...
    ... jittery and anxious at first rather than fatigued. Lexapro made me both very tired and jittery for the first...
    ... hell moving off of a simple 10mg of paxil to 10mg lexapro . almost fainted at work today after having a panic ... more accustomed to it, now it has to get use to the lexapro ...With the recall I switched from 25 CR to 20 Regular...
    ... prozac) The more popular SSRI's out now are Paxil, Lexapro , Wellbutrin, Zoloft, etc. Prozac is still albeit popular...

  59. Behavoural Therapy
    ... that I have an anxiety problem. My doctor put me on Lexapro , which like you I really didn't want to take. I think...

  60. Is jaw-clenching normal on Zoloft, plus I'm extremly tired?
    ... !!!!! Maybe you should try a different med. Tried Lexapro yet? Makes me a little tired, but not even close to...

  61. tired of being in my comfort zone
    ... couldn't see it ever getting better. My doc put me on Lexapro and have been on it since then (about a month and...
    ... I was put on lexapro and have been taking it for 5 days now and i got a...
    ... will help you to deal with your problems too. The Lexapro worked very quickly for me, and I know about that...

  62. Paxil, timeframe taking it for withdrawal risk
    ... currently concurrently weaning off paxil and starting on lexapro . It hasnt been easy, but Im taking it day by day....
    ... currently concurrently weaning off paxil and starting on lexapro . It hasnt been easy, but Im taking it day by day....

  63. breathing difficulty
    ... person have increased anxiety. The doctor put me on lexapro . I also have restless leg syndrome, non epi seizures...

  64. Paxil question
    ... d like to ask my doctor about maybe switching from Lexapro to Paxil at my next appt (next week). Lexapro 10 ... find the right medication for close to 8 months now. Lexapro seems to work the best, but I need a little more of...
    ... SSRI's, you just wean off gradually; As far as the Lexapro , 10mg of that equals 20 of Paxil... You could always...

  65. Able to use same SSRI for a 2nd trial?
    ... gone on and off Zoloft many times....currently on Lexapro ............But maybe start out at 12.5 for a week...

  66. Anyone NOT have side effects with SSRI's?
    ... system?? :) Anyhow, I have taken celexa, now I take lexapro which is an evolved form of celexa, supposedly without...

  67. lexapro vs. zoloft
    ... I don't have experience with LExapro but I do with Zoloft. I took it for 3 yrs and overall...
    ... I was asking because my doctor first gave me Lexapro and then changed it to Zoloft after a month. (neither ... would make them better. At least my doc said that Lexapro should have the fewest side efffects....

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    ... it for a little while and then changed over to the lexapro I already had. The lex worked great, so I haven't ... appt. I guess if the increased appetite from the lexapro and the sexual side effects do not improve, I will...

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    ... suggest to my doctor. I am currently on 20 mgs of Lexapro twice a day and that is working well but I still get...

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    ... that in with my two kids! He wants me to start on Lexapro 5 mg to start. He gave me samples . He also wants ... talk to him about watching for any symptoms on the Lexapro and to talk to him about Anxiety disorder. All in...
    ... have been on Buspar a little over a year. Now the Lexapro I am having some strange side effects I pray will...
    ... Also, what kinds of effects are you having with Lexapro ? Are you taking Buspar and Lexapro to supplement each ... anything about Buspar. I was taking Remeron to supplement Lexapro but the side effects of fatigue and hunger were just ... too much for me. But being back on just Lexapro , I feel like my anxiety is creeping back in. I was...
    ... IMO but it may make it easier to get used to the lexapro the psych actually seems to be trying to help,...
    ... again this Friday basically to talk and see how the Lexapro is working. I am on day 6 and actually feel pretty...

  71. lexipro question
    ... Dave, I think Lexapro might be good for you. You wont know till you have ... dose in the morning. As for me, I have found that Lexapro has been the best working antidepressant/and anxiety...
    ... I currently use Lexapro and I think it works well, but I was going to try ... another type of pill, one that is mainly for ocd. Lexapro is a depression pill but it does work well with anxiety...
    ... You may want to do some research on it. I do hear Lexapro is works well for this....
    ... Lexapro is good for depression, but Paxil is the anxiety...
    ... Hey Dave! I think Lexapro is a winner! Just find the right dosage to start and...

  72. questions on GAD
    ... I have GAD (self-diagnosed) and Lexapro works great for it. Other than SSRIs, benzos, mainly...

  73. Put on Effexor
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  74. I need opinions on anxiety meds
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    ... ! I take Wellbutrin XL, for my depression, AND Lexapro for anxiety. I have been on these two meds., for ... my panick attacks, and awful anxiety, he gave me Lexapro . I have been on IT for over a year ! I could see ... people, and etc. ! My Hubby would tell you that Lexapro has been/is the miracle med., for me ! I would urge...

  75. An Observation....
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