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  1. Fear of living house?
    ... Could you elaborate on this ? By the way, I take Lexapro for anxiety and panick attacks. I have been on it ... difference in less than a week. Actually, I mentioned Lexapro to my Doctor, bc my GF's Mom had been taking IT for...

  2. lexipro testimonials.
    ... Hi Dave, I took Lexapro for 4 days...I stopped because of the side effects...
    ... Just started Lexapro for the third time. Take it at night! best advice...
    ... Lexapro 10 mg at night has worked wonders for my anxiety. ... .I have actual cravings. I am assuming it is the lexapro . The bad side is I am too tired to make myself exercise ... . (see my thread about lexapro ) Thanks! Kelly...
    ... Sadfreek, how long have you been on lexapro ?...
    ... gonna stop. [/QUOTE -Gee Gee] I have been taking Lexapro for over a year. Ten mgs., at night. This is what...
    ... Lexapro has been the best antidepressant that I have found ... find what works for you. If anyone of you are taking Lexapro and see the benefits--why not stick it out? Personally...
    ... I have been on Lexapro 10mg for just over a month. It is wonderful! I was...
    ... I have taken Lexapro three seperate times now. First time at 10mg for about...
    ... Sadfreek, I agree with you 100%! The lexapro worked right away for me also, but I am tired, hungry...
    ... terrible side affect of making you very hungry. The Lexapro has not done that to me at all. No change in my appetite...

  3. hunger from taking drugs
    ... today and in 3 months I have gained 15 lbs. I started Lexapro 5 weeks ago after a failed attempt at cymbalta. I ... eating next. He suggested adding welbutrin to the Lexapro . Seeing my psych doc next week. I think hunger and...
    ... candy, cake etc... I gained 12 pounds. I started Lexapro 3 months ago. At first I didn't want to eat anything...

  4. Lexapro is working but I am so tired!
    ... ask a pharmacist but as far as I know the lexapro dose range is 10 to 20 so its doubtful that a smaller ... see what happens \ IMO an antidepressant such as lexapro , if working properly, will help more than alprazolam...
    ... I remember reading somewhere that lexapro is fast-acting, and you can get windows within a week...
    ... I have a bottle of lexapro sitting right in front of me....Im currently on 10mg...
    ... guess I could break it into quarters for 5mg! The lexapro really does work for me....I wonder if anyone else ... tiredness goes away with time. I don't know if the lexapro is making me hungry or the fatigue is making me lazy...
    ... I am new to AD's and Lexapro is the first one I have been on, and barely over a...
    ... guess I could break it into quarters for 5mg! The lexapro really does work for me....I wonder if anyone else ... tiredness goes away with time. I don't know if the lexapro is making me hungry or the fatigue is making me lazy...
    ... If the paxil is not working, it is worth trying the lexapro and giving it a chance. It might not make you tired...
    ... Adam, I think you will get better benefits from Lexapro than the Paxil. It is supposed to be superior to...
    ... For me, the side effects of Lexapro are serious nausea (still, after 3 months) and a little...
    ... I take Lexapro 10 mg and I had been on it for about 2 months and...
    ... before the weekend and have the full benefit of the Lexapro in your system. This might be a better approach. ... hbannie, do you think the nausea is from the Lexapro ? I had it at first, when I was taking it at night...
    ... make you tired. Paxil was the worst for me. I took Lexapro also and I still felt tired, but not as much. You ... ask your doctor about adding some Wellbutrin to the Lexapro . Wellbutrin gives you energy and also helps with...
    ... greeneyes, what dosage of wellbutrin and lexapro are you taking? I know you said the wellbutrin helps ... but have you had any increase in appetite from the lexapro ? My gyn had given me 300mg wellbutrin xl about a...
    ... about the sexual side affects I was having with the Lexapro (or anything SSRI for that matter) and he mentioned ... Wellbutrin. I do not know what to do though, because the Lexapro is working WONDERFULLY for me - except for this orgasm...
    ... Wellbutrin and Lexapro will not make you anxious together, but the Wellbutrin...
    ... so I should try doing paxil 1/2 pill for 3 days and lexapro 1/2 a pill for 3 days, then just do the full lex on...
    ... switched him to Prozac. I wish you good luck on the Lexapro , and don't be scared to switch over, it's going to...
    ... Adam...the lexapro worked almost right away for me. I think you will...
    ... Great! Let me know how it works for you! I love the lexapro and can deal with the fatigue, for now, but I am just...
    ... effects like this, maybe because i went from prozac to lexapro . I can't do this right now, I have finals and need...
    ... Try taking your Lexapro in the morning. Maybe that will help. WF...
    ... be careful with the lexapro , i was taking it for three months and became suicidal...
    ... How's it going, Adam? I hope you've taken the lexapro ....sounds like it will work wonders for you. About...
    ... My ex girlfriend told me her friends husband is on lexapro and it worked great for him, so ive got my fingers...
    ... Lexapro keeps me up at night if I take it in the evening....
    ... back full force! I don't want anyone to not take the lexapro because of what I am saying....I hope all side effects...
    ... suggested the same thing, take half of paxil and half the lexapro for a few days, then just take the lexapro. The anxiety ... (as many of you already did) that i will like the lexapro much more, and should have less side effects. The...
    ... the halfs of each tonight, and Sunday do the whole Lexapro . I am sure that you will find your self feeling much...
    ... orgasm, which can be a good thing for us women :) " Lexapro - the stud medicine :) "...
    ... Hi , I also take 10mgs of Lexapro and have taken it for a few years now. It takes a ... little while for the full beneficial effects of Lexapro to kick in. As for the tiredness it kicked my butt...
    ... that gets home at 3. I had a friend who said he tried Lexapro and it made him feel sick too! I am just trying to...
    ... actually found these boards while trying to find info on Lexapro when I first started on in last month. You're right...
    ... Is this what is wrong with me? I have been on Lexapro for about 7 months. As of late I have NO ENERGY and...
    ... i FINALLY took my first does of lexapro , they gave me 10mg but i halved it and good thing...
    ... The fatigue on Lexapro was ridiculous, I went off, got on 60 mgs of Cymbalta...
    ... The only time I get tired from Lexapro is about 15 minutes after I take it. So I take it ... it? Let me know how it goes for you--as a fellow " Lexapro er" I would like to keep in touch with those on this...
    ... WF, I have been on Lexapro for two and a half months now, and doing great. I...
    ... you in days. How are you two progressing on your Lexapro ? Hope you both are doing fine and the side affects...
    ... 1684035#post1684035[/url] Or look for the thread " Lexapro is working but I am so tired Part 2. Thanks, ms_mod...

  5. Xanax XR Tapering
    ... gone? I too am so med sensitive that I take 2 mg of Lexapro and when I took prozac it was 3 mg tops. Our livers...

  6. Please tell me this is not unusual
    ... frighten me. I think that after taking a med like lexapro (which I was prescribed) I might need it forevermore...

  7. Newly diagnosed
    ... they could start you off at 10 mg of Paxil.......or Lexapro .........

  8. How to Switch from Paxil 10mg to Lexapro 10mg
    ... Do i just stop taking the paxil and start the lexapro the next day? Yep...........
    ... think it will be a problem to switch from paxil to lexapro , especially with the dose you are on. You might have...
    ... yesterday and they are switching me from Paxil CR to Lexapro due to the unavailability of Paxil CR. They have ... about 2 months. The schedule has me taking 5 mg of Lexapro for 3 days, then 10 mg for a week, then 15 for a week...
    ... yesterday and they are switching me from Paxil CR to Lexapro due to the unavailability of Paxil CR. They have me ... about 2 months. The schedule has me taking 5 mg of Lexapro for 3 days, then 10 mg for a week, then 15 for a week...
    ... Now I dont know what to do :) Switch to lexapro or ask for 20mg paxil...my doctor is just my regular ... just told me to stop taking the paxil and start the lexapro . im so apprehensive because Im afraid of side effects...
    ... am in the first week of switching from Paxil 5mg to lexapro 2.5 mg. I have had some side effects but nothing I ... swap.................as in 5 mg of Paxil = 2.5 of lexapro as lexapro is stonger. Best of luck and keep me...
    ... Paxil 5mg to lexapro 2.5 mg At such low doses, why even bother?? You ... cutting the pills, Paxil starts at 10 mg, as does lexapro ..........
    ... cutting the pills, Paxil starts at 10 mg, as does lexapro ....... WHY BOTHER??? I have SEVERE reactions to SSRI ... ..cut it back and she is fine........ I even took Lexapro at 3.5 mg and was soooooooooo suicidal that I almost...
    ... ..cut it back and she is fine........ I even took Lexapro at 3.5 mg and was soooooooooo suicidal that I almost...
    ... that's what i did, went right from paxil to lexapro . but i stopped taking lexapro about 2 weeks ago....
    ... that's what i did, went right from paxil to lexapro . but i stopped taking lexapro about 2 weeks ago. ... on with Paxil and what did you switch to with the Lexapro ? Sorry I just reread and see you went OFF lexapro...
    ... im sitting here with a bottle of lexapro , wondering if i should try it. im on that paxil, afraid ... to make the switch. now i hear alot about lexapro and fatigue......
    ... im sitting here with a bottle of lexapro , wondering if i should try it. im on that paxil, afraid ... to make the switch. now i hear alot about lexapro and fatigue... They are both SSRI's. But since...

  9. I am back and need help
    ... thought I was better. I am not scared to go back to lexapro , it gave me my life back. Any advice? thanks for listening...

  10. Extreme anxiety about my health
    ... something about it. My dr. prescibed me some Xanax and Lexapro . I am going to try the Xanax once in a while when ... I really need it and start the Lexapro eventually too. I would rather take 1 drug for my...

  11. Anyone tried Remeron?
    ... I'm into my second week of Remeron, with 10 mg of Lexapro . I am hungry all the time and am exhausted a lot ... Remeron, I've never had these kinds of issues with Lexapro ....
    ... It either amps you out or makes you tired. Did Lexapro cause weight gain? I go to Dr. next Friday and want...

  12. Klonopin Question!
    ... Klonopin (1 mg. every night) for anxiety after being on Lexapro for 4 days. Last night was the first time I took the ... today because of the Klonopin or because I stopped the Lexapro . Is it normal to be extremely tired ALL day after...

  13. Anxiety Relapse After 5 Years on Paxil
    ... either going to 20mg for me or switching me to 10mg of lexapro . Im stuck on what to do. im wondering if i should...
    ... either going to 20mg for me or switching me to 10mg of lexapro . Im stuck on what to do. im wondering if i should ... seems to span most of my melon... Adam 10 Mg of Lexapro is equal to 20 Mg of Paxil anyway...I would go with...

  14. Lexapro weight gain
    ... lexapro and the other antidepressant meds dont cause weight ... beed to be taken every day to equal the effects of lexapro on anxiety, O assume the lexapro is helping you.....
    ... I have been on Lexapro for about 6 months now and have gained about 23 lbs...
    ... lexapro and the other antidepressant meds dont cause weight ... beed to be taken every day to equal the effects of lexapro on anxiety, O assume the lexapro is helping you.....
    ... and gained nearly 40 lbs in 6 months. I've been on Lexapro now for 4 months and have gained nearly 10 lbs. Everybody...
    ... I've been taking Lexapro for about 4 months, didn't gain too much weight (a...

  15. Lexapro verses Paxil
    ... the most potent SSRI, and I think it's better than Lexapro . Paxil is better designed and has been out longer ... available in 10's, 20's, 30's & 40's........If the lexapro is just not doing it for you in the next few weeks...
    ... welcome zlucia :) paxil and lexapro are both prozac type meds or antidepressants and all ... until then the early side effects can be a nusiance, lexapro is newer and I would prefer it to paxil an alternative...
    ... try to get this anxiety under control he put me on Lexapro 10mg for the first few months then bummed it up to ... anxiety so it helps alot of sleep. So if you ask me yes Lexapro is great for anxiety for me personally, If I am in...
    ... Personally I wouldn't say that Lexapro helped me much with my anxiety and tension, in fact...
    ... I have been on Lexapro 10 mg for a month now. I actually started feeling...
    ... I just wanted to say I had great luck with lexapro ! everyone is different. I never tryed paxil. I tried ... effexor, prozac, celexa, klonopin.ativan and lexapro was the only one that helped. :) carly...
    ... Did you gain any weight on lexapro ? My Dr. just gave me an Rx for it. I currently take ... you get any other side effects starting out on the lexapro ? Nausea? I am not good with anything that makes...
    ... on Paxil for 5 weeks. gained 20lbs. then i took lexapro for 3 weeks, gained 10lbs. couldn't deal with the ... do believe the weight gaing was from the paxil and lexapro ....
    ... EFFECT EVERYONE DIFFERENTLY, i DIDN'T GAIN AND i WAS ON LEXAPRO FOR ABOUT 8 MONTHS. CARLY :)...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for a month now, and no weight changes. I have not...
    ... is going to make a change from 10mg paxil to 10 mg lexapro ....do i just stop with the paxil and immediately start ... the lexapro ? Will that be a problem? Or do i have to taper off ... paxil THEN start the lexapro ? Adam...
    ... I am starting lexapro again, My friend is on zyprexa and gained 50 pounds ... was never on paxil but I did switch from prozac to lexapro just like that, no tapering. I would ask your doc...

  16. Fear of Dying
    ... done anything. I also know of some people continuing Lexapro while pregnant, although I do believe Lexapro is in...

  17. zoloft 19 days
    ... I gave up the first time I tried Lexapro . The next trip to the doc she said to tough out the...

  18. Anyone else have this?
    ... other hand if you were taking something like Zoloft or Lexapro , they are antidepressants and they work differently ... Have you considered taking antidepressants? Celexa, Lexapro and Zoloft are said to do well in balancing out anxiety ... . Me, I am going back to Lexapro because I found that it was really helpful for anxiety ... . Unlike Xanax...meds like the Celexa, Lexapro , Zoloft meds can take a few weeks or a month to be...

  19. Lexapro And Low Heart Rate
    ... Resting Heart Rate Is In The Low 60's. I Started Taking Lexapro Wed. And Then I Took My Dose Thur. Last Night My Resting ... For Resting Heart Rate To Go That Low? I Had Been On Lexapro Before And Was Exhausted All The Time With No Energy...
    ... Experience A Decrease In Resting Heart Rate After Starting Lexapro ? My resting heart rate dropped with Lexapro but ... increased. Yes, it freaked me out. I stopped taking Lexapro because it increased my anxiety ten fold. Good luck...
    ... will begin feeling therapeutic results from an ssri. Lexapro is helpful in balancing anxiety and depression. I...

  20. Help Help Help
    ... through. I finally agreed to be put on a anti deppresant Lexapro and it has helped ALOT. I have been on it for 3 weeks...

  21. how long does it take to withdraw?
    ... doctors are quick to prescribe meds. i've been on Lexapro now for 3 weeks. i don't like it. would it be wise...

  22. success with ssri?
    ... back on? I would like to know because I was put on lexapro for depression/anxiety and I wonder how long I will...
    ... just after one pill. So I have been on a 5mg dose of Lexapro for 6 days and so far so good. The one thing I would...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for a year and a half now and have had virtually no ... have learned how to deal with your anxiety first. Lexapro will help stop some of the insanity you are feeling...
    ... Yes I am getting back on Lexapro because it worked so well for me. When I stopped taking ... good that I stopped. Well not long after stopping the Lexapro I lost my job...the job of my dreams. It all went ... am weaning off of Celexa and getting right back on Lexapro . I wish I would have stayed on it in the first place...
    ... to work without all the side effects. Now Im on " LEXAPRO " today is the 2nd day hope it works... anyone care...

  23. cymbalta
    ... I was on lexapro then switched to Cymbalta (which was about 3 weeks ... for one week and switched back to a higher dosage of lexapro . I have nothing good to say about Cymbalta. I did ... hated the feeling on that too! I will stick with Lexapro !...

  24. Starting Paxil
    ... effexor xr now, but I stopped it early. I've tried lexapro , zoloft, and wellbutrin, but never seem to give one...

  25. lexapro to zoloft please advise
    ... took Zoloft before and it worked wonders. Because Lexapro and Zoloft are both ssri's then you should notice...
    ... I hope the zoloft works for you but since the lexapro apparently didnt, it may not, they are both the same...

  26. Symptoms? What is this?
    ... I've been diagonosed with anxiety and I'm on Lexapro but it's not helping. I've not had any relief from ... of the pain. My doctor won't give me anything but Lexapro and it seems to just make me worse because now I've...
    ... all valium type meds are addictive for everyone lexapro is an antidepressant and one of these has a 30% chance ... wont prescribe any valium to help here either the lexapro may work at a higher dose, ask doc or a pharmacist...
    ... the pain and stress came back. I was probably on the Lexapro the first time for about 3.5 months and it made me...

  27. Decision Buspar or Effexor XR?
    ... therepy so important with the meds! and, Im taking Lexapro its works for me Im bi-polar but if I miss a day I...

  28. what's wrong with me?
    ... a while back i was diagnosed with GAD, and put on lexapro 10mg. i was really irriatable, and having these weird ... all the time. im less irriatable now that im on the lexapro , but it didnt solve my other problems. i just have ... through? do i need diffrent medicine, or just more lexapro ? any advice on what medications might help? is this...

  29. Remeron and Lexapro
    ... I never took Lexapro but I tried Remeron. I didn't like it, but everyone...
    ... Was in the same situation as you. Was taking just Lexapro 10mg a day until the dose was upped to 20mg. I took...

  30. Lexapro for panic attacks?
    ... Has anyone found relief from panic attacks using Lexapro ? I was on Zoloft but it made me feel like a Zombie ... deppressant for anxiety in your opions? I just started Lexapro and am getting better it seems, however whenever I ... Can anyone tell me if they have been successful with Lexapro ie: used it and are now off it and doing good? need ... advice :) Thea Lexapro is actually indicated for the treatment of general...

  31. Lexapro Withdrawals??
    ... Are you going to stay on the Lexapro? Lexapro is so great with helping anxiety and depression. Your ... going to stop taking them. My question is this, if Lexapro is working for you why not stay on them?...
    ... having in the first place before I started taking Lexapro . So I guess I could just keep taking it, but I worry...
    ... The docs say that you need to take Lexapro daily and not miss a dose. It seems to me that if ... extreme changes especially if you have been taking Lexapro for weeks it should be built up enough in your blood ... see how that could cause anxiety to come on. If the Lexapro helps, why not stay on it for right now? Also if you ... attacks. I have been told that taking something like Lexapro which is a ssri, then that will help balance things ... out and lessen the chances of anxiety attacks. Lexapro is suppose to be helpful for the treatment of GAD ... seemed that for me (each persons needs are unique) the Lexapro actually worked much better to help anxiety. Hopefully...
    ... to you would be to slowly remove yourself from the Lexapro . I was on it for about 4 mo. and I slowly stopped...

  32. Prozac for social anxiety/panic??
    ... as dog), Zoloft (didn't hurt but didn't help) and Lexapro (increased my anxiety exponentially). I'm running...
    ... medications take up to 6 wks to work. ie: I have been on Lexapro for 8 days and every day is better than the next but...
    ... medications take up to 6 wks to work. ie: I have been on Lexapro for 8 days and every day is better than the next but ... weight gainer" (his words). We gave Zoloft and Lexapro a full three months before bailing on each. My doctor ... a med-go-round. Thanks for the input. Hope the Lexapro works out great....

  33. zoloft users
    ... from some Zoloft users. I was just switched from Lexapro to Zoloft. Lexapro tended to increase my anxiety...
    ... Yikes, that is all of the same symptoms that I had on Lexapro . I don't know if I can stand another month suffering...

  34. Meds for anxiety?
    ... So we went med free for a week and then I tried Lexapro w/xanax extended release. I am Myself again. Capable...

  35. Sex!
    ... depressants major side effect is lack of the big O. I am on lexapro and it seems to take forever if I am even able to...
    ... I am on day 18 of lexapro and having the same problem. My therapist says there ... discuss a "drug holiday" w/your doctor. Not taking lexapro one day, when you know you will most likely have sex ... There is also another drug that can be taken with lexapro , or other ssri's that assists in this problem (the...

  36. lexapro
    ... lexapro is a prozac type med so if its helping try to get...
    ... I have bought Lexapro and it was pretty affordable paying up front for it...

  37. insomnia---quitting meds
    ... my meds to see if that will help. I was taking 5mg Lexapro for one month and 25 mg Atenolol for one week. Has...
    ... lexapro and atenolol wont do much for sleep, all sleeping...

  38. lexapro side effects
    ... mention is common, especially the dreams zoloft and lexapro are both the same, prozac type meds so maybe you would...
    ... Can you cut a lexapro pill in half and take it??? Thanks....
    ... Thea, I am on day 18 of 10 mg of lexapro , as well as 1 mg of xanax extended release. I had ... trouble sleeping (until I switched to taking the lexapro in the a.m. and xanax at night) Let me add, prior ... disorder). My recommendation to you is to try taking the lexapro in the morning, and the xanax at night. I am ultra...

  39. please advice with burning sensation very worried
    ... I just started Lexapro and my anxiety is at an all time high :) . I have ... the nerve endings. I never felt it until I started Lexapro , but It does increase your anxiety in the beginging...

  40. Social Anxiety Disorder.
    ... I would try taking an ssri like lexapro or a benzo like valium or klonopin....

  41. has anyone ever had this due to anxiety???
    ... lorezepam (I have taken a few times) xanax, buspar, and lexapro . I am trying not to take anything. i may try Kava...

  42. Is G.A.D. ruinging anyone else's life?
    ... intolerant to antidepressant medications (Zoloft, Prozac, Lexapro , etc) now for some unknown reason. I...
    ... during the day Effexor 150mg did nothing at all. Lexapro 10mg did hardly anything at all for 7 weeks. Until...

  43. lorazepam ??
    ... year and i love it........i also take effexor xr and lexapro . the ativan makes it where i can at least get out...

  44. Trend in Anti-depressants?
    ... not take it) Now 2 separate Doc's have prescribed Lexapro . Almost everyone I know that has recently been ... diagnosed with any mental disorder has been given Lexapro . That doesnt seem right to me. My cousin on Lexapro ... friend had a first anxiety attack and was given Lexapro . I see TONS of people on the internet being Prescribed...
    ... given celexa and then celexa people came out with lexapro ...didn't help at all...i also see a lot of people...
    ... lexapro and cymbalta are both new and being heavily advertised...

  45. Head Burning and Tight
    ... have had a slight headache as well. I started Lexapro on Monday after my incident, but the head feeling...

  46. lexapro---no sleep?
    ... doing a Thyroid test that was normal) and put me on Lexapro 10mg, and Topril Xl 50mg. (to lower heart rate) ...

  47. not tolerating any ssri's bad experiences
    ... that matter. Tried Zoloft, Prozac, Pamelor, celexa, lexapro and others. I also have panic as well as depression...
    ... sick etc... :) Yes me too! Right now I am trying Lexapro and No terrible symptoms as of yet I am on day 6. ... got hives all over my face. My Dc. put me on the Lexapro but it starting me off real slow. I take 5 mg and...
    ... sick etc... :) Yes me too! Right now I am trying Lexapro and No terrible symptoms as of yet I am on day 6. ... got hives all over my face. My Dc. put me on the Lexapro but it starting me off real slow. I take 5 mg and...
    ... yeah, I have tried a lot too i used to take lexapro and it was wonderful and now I went back on it and...

  48. SSRIs-most, least sedating
    ... least (most energizing) how baout zoloft, luvox, lexapro , etc? can anyone put their expierences in order?...
    ... For me, Lexapro is right under Paxil...but Ive never taken Paxil...
    ... I found Celexa and Lexapro least sedating. I found Trazadone and Serzone most...
    ... I too found lexapro sedating - more so than paxil....

  49. Anyone on Effexor XR and NOT gain weight?
    ... happens. I don't have the carb cravings that I did with lexapro . I do feel that I don't have as much energy though...
    ... been on effexor for about 6 months now (after prozac, lexapro , and zoloft had all plateaued), and I've actually...

  50. Meds...what worked & what didn't??? HELP
    ... Both Celexa and lexapro have worked well for me with little to no side effects...

  51. Anyone ever went from Paxil CR to regular Paxil?
    ... having such problems. Im currently transitioning to lexapro per their advice and hope to get back to normal. I...

  52. I don’t care if I become addicted to Xanax...Whatever it takes
    ... attack. My psychiatrist has also now put me on Lexapro (been on that for 3 months) and it's not helped me...

  53. effexor for panic, social anxiety disorder?
    ... anxiety. I've so far tried Paxil, Zoloft, and now Lexapro . I couldn't tolerate Paxil....the Zoloft did nothing ... after giving it a good 8 weeks....and the Lexapro has actually increased my overall anxiety level. I...
    ... so good. I have also taken zoloft (hated it) and lexapro and it didn't work. I have heard good things about...

  54. "Air Hunger" related to anxiety
    ... anti-depressant or beta blocker. I was prescribed Lexapro , Metoprolol, and Xanax for the really bad days (which...

  55. Lexapro
    ... Hi I take Lexapro 20 mg in the morning. THe dr started me out at 10 ... times a day and she added Effexor Xr as well. The Lexapro by itself wasnt enough for me,but I really like Lexapro ... I have tried several other antidepressants and lexapro is the only one I have stayed with the longest. Good...
    ... lexapro is an antidepressant and these meds are often helpful...

  56. Paxil-is it working? side effect?
    ... much. and I gained 10 lbs in a month. he put me on Lexapro . can anyone tell me their experiences with it? ...
    ... I might need lexapro too. The sexual side effects for me are too much ... also. I see the doc next friday. Let me know how lexapro does for you. I have to admit that I am feeling more ... help fi the sex isnt working. My sister in law is on lexapro but we dont talk about the sex. She has been on it...
    ... does anyone know if it's ok to take nyquil while on lexapro ....
    ... can help if you can deal with all the other stuff. Lexapro is good too, I hear (from my Doc). :p...
    ... much. and I gained 10 lbs in a month. he put me on Lexapro . can anyone tell me their experiences with it? ... side effects? Hey Mountain Man...I am now on lexapro .......

  57. ativan withdrawal BAD!!
    ... taper offer, what a living hell. i have also been on lexapro for 6 weeks. should the lexapro be helping the ativan...
    ... to think of the withdrawls.....I am not sure if the Lexapro will help with withdrawals but I know the strange...
    ... of your problems may be from gettin g used to the lexapro , maybe get back on the ativan and then taper off slowly ... , its also possible that the lexapro isnt working, occasionally it doesnt work at all...

  58. Help
    ... Effesor xr and it works well for me but I am also on lexapro and ativan...

  59. Guilt and Anxiety
    ... panic attacks. I went to my family doc, who gave me Lexapro to cope--and it has only made my panic and guilt worse ... --I realize the first few weeks of Lexapro can be rough. I'm going to a therapist this afternoon...
    ... It's like a Catch 22. For "Overwhelmed". Lexapro is almost like one of those generic kind of hit or ... etc.), and PTSD - Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Lexapro can cause more nervousness in some people, and I've...

  60. Lexapro - Morning Problems
    ... awful feeling! I had a heck of a time starting up on Lexapro . I take mine at night, but I've learned that I cannot...
    ... beginning stages. I personally found the anxiety with Lexapro to be the intolerable, so I quit. Other people speak ... highly of Lexapro . Also, your doctor should have given you a script ... Ativan or Xanax to help you through the early weeks of Lexapro therapy....
    ... I was on 10mg of Lexapro last year and it worked. Stupidly, I took myself off...

  61. Buspar - good or bad?
    ... side effects. Paxil was okay. I absolutely hated Lexapro - made me see stars and I had my only migraine headaches...

  62. coming off of lexapro
    ... quarter every other day and so on. I weened on Lexapro with the same problems. Its the downfall of these...
    ... has any other suggestions. Im done with my scipt of lexapro but I have the generic version (an older version)...
    ... off with another drug. (Celexa is NOT a generic of Lexapro , it is a totally different drug). I think mixing the ... trouble. Call your doc, ask for some samples of Lexapro , and ween off that. You are just asking for more problems...
    ... Celexa - Citalopram is the older version of lexapro . I spoke with my doctors office yesterday. They told...

  63. Treatment for GAD? What about CBT?
    ... I have tried Lexapro twice. Backfired the first time. Couldn't take being...

  64. 40mg Paxil to 20mg Lexapro
    ... is 40mg of paxil equivelant to 20mg of lexapro ?...

  65. starting on meds...
    ... I've tried lots of different meds...paxil, celexa, lexapro . xanax. I just really don't want to be on any medication...

  66. xanax xr
    ... many with panic disorder would resort to SSRIs like Lexapro - which is what I'm on now. :(...

  67. Should i take Meds for anxiety?
    ... Hey.. i was just put on Lexapro (5mg) for anxiety. I started on it on Wednesday night...
    ... anxiety is keeping you from being functional. Also, Lexapro is an anti-depressant, not an anti-anxiety medicine ... the other hand, sweating is a common side effect to Lexapro and if it is bothering you, perhaps you should ask...
    ... Thanks for the reply.. i stopped taking the lexapro after only taking it 3 nights because i got scared...

  68. was doing good, now sick need help!
    ... i started lexapro about a month ago. i was starting to feel better...
    ... i started lexapro about a month ago. i was starting to feel better...

  69. Wellbutrin DOESN'T help anxiety?
    ... out of my skin... NOT good for my anxiety, I take Lexapro now....

  70. anyone on SSRI's for years?
    ... I Have Only Been On Lexapro For Like A Month. It Is Helping Me A Lot. But I Do...

  71. Help me!
    ... t feel 'normal'... like myself. i was then put on lexapro ... that DIDN'T work either. my heart raced more then ... ever on lexapro ... 127+ times a minute. after that, i didn't want...
    ... t feel 'normal'... like myself. i was then put on lexapro ... that DIDN'T work either. my heart raced more then ... ever on lexapro ... 127+ times a minute. after that, i didn't want ... caused. Meds can even cause more anxiety.....serotonin ( lexapro , zoloft) is an excitatory neurotransmitter which is...
    ... uderstands. They think I am so very nuts. I had tried lexapro and xanax which makes me more jittery then I was before...
    ... uderstands. They think I am so very nuts. I had tried lexapro and xanax which makes me more jittery then I was before...

  72. Lexapro
    ... I was on lexapro for 9 months, and I thought it was really great! I...

  73. need help with tapering off ativan
    ... been on it for so long. i am now 3 1/2 weeks into lexapro , and would like to only remain on that. i only have...
    ... your problems I think are coming mostly from the lexapro , but it should start working soon, I think you should...

  74. zoloft
    ... I just switched from zoloft to lexapro ...everything was going fine with the lexapro except...

  75. Lexapro, Social Anxiety
    ... I don't know anything about Lexapro . My psych has me on Clonazepam, which I have found...
    ... Hi I have been on Lexapro for about a month and a half and Lexapro works the...
    ... Hi, I always like to share my experience with lexapro . I was only on 10mg and it saved me!!!! I had social ... anxiety! I tried prozac and effexor,klonopin,xanax and lexapro was the med for me! I also had a decreased sex drive...