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  1. Lamictal and Mania
    ... higher. I am also on 10mg of Abilify and 20mg of Lexapro and Ativan as needed at night for sleep. I am praying...

  2. Lamictal and lack of motivation
    ... just can't feel anymore. I'm also on 20 mg. of Lexapro , I'll have to research its side effects too, but from...
    ... Ok, so Lexapro is apparently a culprit too. Double-whammy. Fantastic...
    ... My suspicion would be the Lexapro . I had that issue when taking it. I am now on Lamictal ... for sleep! I'm in bed at 10pm and up at 4am! The Lexapro made me want to sleep all day...no energy. I am currently...
    ... psychiatrist yesterday, and immediately he said to cut my Lexapro down to 10 mg and that should help things along.....

  3. Hi..New Here and Need Help
    ... way he did me. She had a bad reaction to paxil and lexapro , so he told her he didn't want her on meds that he...

  4. Will I ever lead a successful life??
    ... now. Currently taking 50 mg of Lamictal, 20 mg of Lexapro , and 1 mg of Ativan 4x per day. Despite what was...

  5. Please answer me........
    ... WITH YOU. AS FAR AS MY MEDS, I AM ON ABILITY 15MG, LEXAPRO 20MG AND STARTED LAMICTAL A FEW WEEKS AGO WORKING...

  6. Lamictal and Abilify
    ... Other Drugs I Was Given, But Now I Am On Ability 15mg, Lexapro 20mg And Working My Way Up The Ladder On Lamictal...

  7. Lamictal
    ... holding on like a vice. I also take Abilify 15mg and Lexapro 20mg, wouln't yaw think with all this medication I...

  8. Anyone have luck with Lamictal, if so, what dosage?
    ... bad, because my doctor has me on Ability 10mg, and Lexapro 20mg and Lorazapam as needed.:) I should be feeling...
    ... The only thing you are taking that he is not is the Lexapro . For a very short time he was taking Celexa which...

  9. Just wanted to say hello, I am new to the BP Board!
    ... maybe I can begin to heal. I am on Ability 10mg, Lexapro 20mg and just starting on Lamictal. Just a bit...

  10. Hey everybody!
    ... Hi jules, I have been taking trileptal and lexapro since the very beginning and xanax when i am really...
    ... beginning of all that mess. I am taking trileptal and lexapro and xanax and i was reading about trileptal and it ... many if any side effects, I have been taking it and lexapro for 2 yrs. It was doing pretty good until recently...

  11. bipolar meds
    ... BP. My doctor has me on 10mg of Abilify, 20mg of Lexapro and in my third week of Lamictal, only 50mg at this ... on the Lamictal I will feel better. I do think the Lexapro does help with the depression a bit, at least. ...
    ... Depression and Anxiety. My meds are Abilify 15mg, Lexapro 20mg and starting Lamictal, on 50mg now moving to...

  12. I am angry!!!!!
    ... im just having my regular doc give me trileptal and lexapro and xanax when i get like i am now. so i really dont...

  13. lost again please help
    ... for three years. I am on lithobid, welbutrin, and lexapro . My therapists have siad that I was self-mediacting...

  14. Not sure if It's depression or biopolar disorder
    ... to get help but am scared. The pcp prescribed me lexapro but I'm not sure it's working. Any ideas? Do I...
    ... also thought to just have deperession and was given Lexapro but all that did was keep me from feeling really down...

  15. Luvox, Celexa, Buspar and weight gain
    ... Ah yes... A familiar topic. I was on Lexapro (Celexa), Lamictal, Lorezepam for about a year after ... I was diagnosed BP. While on Lexapro I gained near 30 lbs. (I began the med at 205lbs) ... can't remember where though, that a side effect of Lexapro was weight gain and the craving of carbohydrates. ... prescribed Wellbutrin. After a harsh withdrawal from Lexapro (I was taken off of it too fast and had the mother ... and I had a really big sweet tooth before starting Lexapro ! I have since been taken off of the Lorazepam and...

  16. 3 options - please help me choose!
    ... no luck. i currently take 300 wb, 900 lithium, 20 lexapro and risperdal .50 (any higher, dead brain) the...

  17. telling friends and family?
    ... bipolar2, and he put me on Lamictal in addition to the Lexapro I was already on. I feel okay about it, because now...

  18. Lithium -please help
    ... ago doc put him on different anti-depressants like lexapro , effexor, zyprexa..nothing helped him...started complaining...

  19. what is the point ?
    ... better but was totally manic. I was then put on 5mg of lexapro for a week and went into a deep depression and started...

  20. Hello to All BP People~I'm New Here
    ... fluoxetine, effexor xr, wellbutrin xl, wellbutrin sr, lexapro , zoloft. OK, you get the picture and I know you know...

  21. Pregnant and Bipolar
    ... became pregnant and i was on equetro (a mood stablizer) lexapro and wellbutrin (anti depressants) my doctor took me...

  22. drinking
    ... I blacked out. At the same time I was on abilify, lexapro , and klonopin. Not a good combination with alcohol...
    ... Hes feeling good..but tomorrow that could change... lexapro is not the best anti-depressant out there. have you...

  23. Depacoke ER
    ... huge difference in my life. I took myself off of lexapro this summer thinking that was touching off manic episodes...
    ... huge difference in my life. I took myself off of lexapro this summer thinking that was touching off manic episodes...

  24. Tired all the time
    ... I am on 20 mg of lexapro and 30 mg of abilify and I take provigil once in the...

  25. support for my family
    ... care of a psychiatrist and on abilify, klonopin, and lexapro but I still feel like a kook. It seems like every...

  26. What a mess
    ... under the care of a psychiatrist and taking abilify, lexapro , klonopin, and provigil. The abilify seems to be helping...

  27. Weight Gain
    ... hey I take trileptal and lexapro , does anyone take trileptal and does it cause weight...

  28. Abilify for BP II ?
    ... bedtime along with Depakote. After dinner he takes lexapro . Its been 2 months and these seem to be working. I...

  29. Daughter's BP Roommate Is Visiting .....
    ... .....And has not taken her Lexapro in a few days. My daughter came to me and asked for ... her roommate wasn't feeling good and didn't have her Lexapro with her. I asked her roommate when she took it last...

  30. Hello Everyone
    ... Right now I am on abilify, lexapro , klonopin, and provigil. The abilify is somewhat keeping...

  31. Lexapro and HUGE weight gain!!!!
    ... not me lexapro made me lose weight i wish i was still on it lol ...
    ... effect of losing weight! My psych told me today that Lexapro affects the chemical that tells you that you are full...
    ... first hand. I gained 30lbs during the time I was on Lexapro (1 Year). This was one of the main reasons I...

  32. What meds to help???
    ... anxious. Most SSRIs make me manic, but I have loved Lexapro and Celexa - but had to stop them due to severe bladder...

  33. Marriage and BP
    ... I know what you mean. Are you on anti-depressants? Lexapro , though I like what it has done for the depression...
    ... thread earlier and just wanted to share i used to be on lexapro and wellbutrin and yeah not a great mix but he could...

  34. Wellbutrin - will it cause mania for ppl with Biploar
    ... Hi there. I was on Lexapro for a month and it slowed me down so much I asked...

  35. Abilify - Sigh, can I ever win?
    ... Myself. Was A Raving Raging Lunatic. I Now Take 20mg Lexapro And 30mg Abilify. It Has Worked Wonders! I Can Actually...
    ... husband is on Abilify and Depakote at bedtime and Lexapro after dinner. Its working wonders. Its been 2months...

  36. Wellbutrin panic attack
    ... t the same as everyone else i took wellbutrin and lexapro for ah 6 months and did well it helped my manic behavior ... actually ended up needing xanx but now i have stopped lexapro still in wellburtrin and added depakote i already...

  37. I'd like to hear from anyone on Lamictal, please! I
    ... 200mg Wellbutrin & Lorazepam as needed. (I was on 10mg Lexapro when I started Lamictal but recently asked to be taken...

  38. Weight gain is killing me!
    ... just noted as bi-polar.... has been on paxil, prozac, lexapro , welbutron,her Dr has prescribed topamax, this is...

  39. Rapid Cycling
    ... different meds...........finally i found my salvation. lexapro and abilify. people can't believe the change in me...

  40. Wellbutrin Surges?
    ... am bi-polar 2 and recently asked to be take off of Lexapro due to being scatterbrained, having no energy, and ... Wellbutrin. I feel so much better than I ever did on Lexapro , but for the past few days I have been getting these ... occasional surges but not as intense as this when I was on Lexapro . These usually came when I skipped a dosage by mistake...
    ... considered. Could these be the "zaps" caused by Lexapro withdrawal that I've read about? I had a pretty ... was searching and stumbled across the symptoms of Lexapro withdrawal. Thinking back, When I forgot to take a ... dose of Lexapro now and then, I would feel something similar but not ... intense or for as long. As for my weening off of Lexapro ...My Psydoc told me to continue with 0.5 of Lexapro ... for 3 days. On the 4th day I was to discontinue the Lexapro and take the prescribed dose of Wellbutrin (100mg ... 2X a day). Should he have eased me off of Lexapro a little at a time instead of introducing a new med ... and stopping the old cold turkey? I was on Lexapro since before I was diagnosed BP II in November 05 ... potential withdrawal when I asked to be taken off of the Lexapro . I wish I had discovered this board when I was...
    ... are about to pop as well. I've been off of the Lexapro since the 7th and I have good days and bad ones. I...

  41. meds are starting to work but side effects
    ... I am on Wellbutrin & Lexapro , and my psychiatrist is considering Lamictal. (Note...

  42. they say my daughters bipolar
    ... md who agreed and started her on meds lamictal and lexapro but have an appointment with a pchciatrist nexted...

  43. Bipolar 7 Year Old
    ... much better. Right now she is on Neurontin, Zyprexa, Lexapro & all her blood pressure and diabetes drugs. I kept...

  44. just diagnosed
    ... and over the last 1-1/2 years I have been through Lexapro , Wellbutrin, and Zoloft and none of theses meds appeared...
    ... and over the last 1-1/2 years I have been through Lexapro , Wellbutrin, and Zoloft and none of theses meds appeared...

  45. Has anyone ever felt the twinges I am?
    ... For me, they started when I asked to be taken off of Lexapro and was prescribed Wellbutrin. It feels like my...

  46. New Here, delusions?
    ... I was in the hospital they put me on depekoate and Lexapro , and one of them was messing with my kidneys. So Im...

  47. lamictal?
    ... effects. I'm already on 2 other meds (Wellbutrin and Lexapro ) and would really like to keep it to a minimum, but...
    ... know alot but I would think you would go off of the lexapro . Try search for drug interactions. What I am told...

  48. S1965knasel I started you a new thread-She needs some help
    ... She has to take 2 at bedtime. He also has her on Lexapro . She's been on that for about 6 months though. I wonder ... you could. If she is bp, having your Mom on the Lexapro alone was not a great idea but, now that she is starting...

  49. Mania , Depression, and Inhaled steroids
    ... She has to take 2 at bedtime. He also has her on Lexapro . She's been on that for about 6 months though. I wonder...

  50. in need of help please
    ... effects, wellbutrin which made me have panic attacks and lexapro which made me so tired and foggy feeling.im really...

  51. How many people have been hospitalized from BP?
    ... hospital we learned that I can not take SSRI's (Prozac, Lexapro ) my body doesnt' react well to medications obviously...

  52. someone please help
    ... feel "better". I've been on zoloft, paxil, celexa, lexapro , buspar, effexor...all of them. so my doctor thinks...

  53. alittle confused about pdoc records
    ... crazy is all I can call that and this last try on lexapro started giving me insomnia and it all knocks your...

  54. I remembered last night I missed Easter w/ my family this year cause I was in-patient
    ... where I had a bad car accident. The last drug b4 , Lexapro , made me stay up all night as well, workin for my...

  55. Am I bipolar?
    ... last antidepressant that i was on I think that it was lexapro . I will talk to my doctor and i just wanted some feedback...

  56. Bi Polar/Molestation
    ... they put me on Depression medications ( Prozac then Lexapro and Xanax ), I did EVERYTHING I was suppose to do...

  57. is there a big chance of going manic by upping wellbutrin?
    ... to go from 150 to 300. also on: 900 lithium 20 lexapro 150 wellbutrin 30 temazepam thank you, kathy...

  58. Sudden, unprovoked panic attack!
    ... bipolar. most people take another medication for that. lexapro , klonipin (sp?), xanax to name a few. personally ... , i like my lexapro . it is an anti-depressant as well. talk to your...

  59. fallen angel?
    ... but I think she's only taking 50mg. She is also on Lexapro and maby wellbutrin. Angel-you said ssri's can mess...

  60. Cyclothymia? - anyone here dealing w/?
    ... cyclothmia.I am not currently seeing a doctor but am trying Lexapro again and propranolol =prescriptions I recieved several...

  61. Help! Depression and hate
    ... without medication and now take it to maintain. I take Lexapro . The Effexor will help with both depression and anxiety...
    ... life even if I am a mess. I have this problem with lexapro too and the other SSRIs, If I took them then I would...

  62. Please help me - I don't understand this and I want my love back
    ... Griseldis, yes he is on lamictal and lexapro for almost three months. No signs of any improvement...

  63. BP meds stunting creativity?
    ... I am currently taking lexapro , abilify, wellbutrin xl, and klonopin. i did notice...

  64. medications that have helped?
    ... I have been on Zoloft, Celexa, Lexapro , Wellbutrin and Cymbalta before I was diagnosed with...

  65. Started Geodon/lexapro 16hrs of sleep!!!!!?
    ... Well, I took my first dose of geodon and lexapro and I slept for 16 hours. My fiance threw them away...

  66. Tardive symptoms have put me to a halt
    ... agreed to the geodon and she changed the zoloft to lexapro . I agreed and if I don't like it, which will cause...

  67. Frustrated
    ... don't know what kind of meds you need. I was taking Lexapro , and my appetite died alltogether, I just did not...

  68. Bi-Polar, Anxiety and Finances
    ... Tweetyone:) Thank you.. HUGS I am on Lamtical and Lexapro . My PDOC increased my Lexapro yesterday, so we will...

  69. I know he has an MD but...
    ... problems too?? He did finally give in and gave me lexapro , which is an SSRI, but he warned that I might go through...
    ... I recently spoke to a doctor and was prescribed Lexapro , and I haven't really had any problems with that med...

  70. Meds are fine, husband is not
    ... Today I still attend meetings, am happily on my meds, Lexapro , Lamictal and Trazadone or Ambien if needed for sleep...

  71. psychiatrist has given up on me
    ... expect? i'm at a complete loss...i know prozac, celexa, lexapro , cymbalta, perphenozine, wellbutrin ('hey everyone...

  72. Baby Bug and Bi-polar
    ... before and had a bad reaction...I am on depakote and lexapro ). But here is another thing...I was born with a...

  73. feeling "lost" now im stabilised
    ... ill tell u ive been taking a combo of lithium and lexapro since may and it seems to be a good combo cause my ... months manic a few down so i feel safe knowing im on lexapro for my downs and the lithium as a guard...

  74. Medication w/BP and Depression
    ... horrific stories about Paxil, and my anxiety got worse on Lexapro . However, many are helped by that for depression-...

  75. Boobies still hurting and growing, side effect?
    ... another thread. They started growing when I went on Lexapro on May 24. Then I stopped taking the Lexapro and...