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  1. How do I stop Cymbalta Withdrawal?
    ... and see about getting my own meds (Wellbutrin and Lexapro ) fine tuned. Thanks again!...

  2. Pal66
    ... have tried celexa. My hubby tried it in place of his Lexapro but it didn't seem to work as well for him. I guess...

  3. Don't want to go back to the nurse practitioner
    ... a few month's time, and even began to wean off my Lexapro . Since I was improving, my doctor told me to make ... months. I was ok with that, but when I tried to go off Lexapro completely, that's when the trouble started. I've ... want to do. I've heard bad things about Effexor, and Lexapro always worked well for me. I was just afraid to go ... on a higher does of Lexapro because it makes me tired. She wants to see me back...

  4. SSRI antidepressants
    ... the meds. They (the medical community) claim that Lexapro has less of a chance of causing sexual side effects...

  5. depression and pregnancy
    ... depression for many years, and at one point i took lexapro , which helped immensely. i am feeling stuck right...

  6. Anyone ever heard of this
    ... one at least 3 months, I've been through wellbutrin, lexapro , cymbalta, and now effexor xr. Actually, longer than...
    ... I now take it in combination with Effexor XR....) Lexapro , Prozac, you name it, I tried it. Effexor is a great...

  7. depression or normal?
    ... go home? I've been depressed for months now. Taking Lexapro , increased the dose, and it's still not working. Symptoms...

  8. Hey Positivity 17- Happy Holidays?
    ... liking a bit of manic activity. My Dr had put me on lexapro by itself and I told him it made me soooooooooo tired...

  9. Antidepressants and No Motivation - Need help
    ... sometimes not even that. I've taken in the past - Lexapro both alone and then with Wellbutrin. Wellbutrin made...

  10. Changing meds on your own
    ... 1/4 and so on. At the same time, she started me on Lexapro . So, I suggest you speak with your doctor before making...
    ... 1/4 and so on. At the same time, she started me on Lexapro . So, I suggest you speak with your doctor before making ... samples on your own? A friend of mine gave me some Lexapro samples but I wasn't sure if I should try them or...

  11. Help!! I'm cracking.
    ... but it's gotten better lately since I've been on Lexapro . You said that sometimes you feel your interaction...

  12. Omega-3 and Anti-Depressants
    ... fish oil helping. Anyway, since I only take 5mg Lexapro , I'm not worried about an overload on seratonin. I...

  13. Zoloft - Weight gain?
    ... Thank goodness I am not gaining on Zoloft. Lexapro just made me pack it on. Celexa as well....
    ... still have not lost the 30 i gained with Celexa and Lexapro ....
    ... i took lexapro and lost weight. once i started feeling better my...

  14. Therapy - is it necessary?
    ... about the ADs - I went a few days with taking any Lexapro , and was fine until about the 4th day off it. All ... going off since I've heard it's difficult to wean off Lexapro . I went back on it immediately, and since then, I...

  15. Severe Wellbutrin side effects
    ... anyone has ever experienced this before. I went off Lexapro in August. Cost too much and made me very very sleepy...
    ... have sexual side effects are SSRIs (which is what Lexapro is). There are a ton of other options....
    ... don't know what side affects Zoloft has, I'm taking Lexapro now and it's not helping the depression much. I had ... with the Wellbutrin. The sexual side effects on the Lexapro I'm taking now are not as bad as Paxil, which I was...
    ... have sexual side effects are SSRIs (which is what Lexapro is). There are a ton of other options. I'm on Lexapro...

  16. antidepressant side effects
    ... the prozac..weaned for about a week. Then went on lexapro ..again burning in hands, feet and face..took myself...

  17. how to deal with the weird pressure on my head from anxirty
    ... pregnant but doctors gave me wellbutrin instead of lexapro and alprazolam for depression. But anyways, even...
    ... medication due to reduce dosage. ( or i mean from lexapro to wellbutrin), thanks everyone!...

  18. empty nest
    ... everything in site and having some depressive dips. I am on lexapro (have been on and off for a while with Dr.'s help...
    ... have with them. I've been depressed also and am on Lexapro which is not helping a whole lot as I have issues...
    ... 21st until the 26th. I can't wait. Its hard. The lexapro seems to keep me a bit even - I have an aging mother...

  19. Someone to listen....
    ... tried Effexor, Wellbutrin, Zoloft and I am now on Lexapro and I take 1/2 Ambien CR at night. I was recently...

  20. Teen w/ moderate depression - med help please
    ... took it at the age of 20. My friend has been taking Lexapro and is very happy with it. It's not supposed to have...

  21. The ache in my heart
    ... about 3 months now for a number of reasons. Been on Lexapro for 6 weeks, just increased the dose from 15 to 20...
    ... Granny... How is the Lexapro working for you? Doesn't sound like it's too good...
    ... I thought I would feel more "normal" by now on the Lexapro . It helped with the initial depression (crying all...

  22. Lexapro - expensive
    ... Lexapro comes in generic form. A girl from work takes it....
    ... :) J2006, I don't think there is a generic for Lexapro . What would be the name?:) LauraB...
    ... depression. But my friens is the other way; she likes the lexapro better. So everyone is different....
    ... Lexapro only came out in 2003(-ish). I think "escitalopram ... all patented around the same time >15 years ago.) Lexapro patent runs until March 2012....
    ... I read that the generic for Lexapro was approved in May. I don't know when it will enter ... the market. Since I have been weaning off Lexapro - I went from 20mg to just 5mg now - I cut my 20mg ... pills into 1/4's. With my insurance, any sized Lexapro pills are $40. So, you can get 20mg for the same price...
    ... [QUOTE=j2006;3333468] Lexapro comes in generic form. A girl from work takes it. ... Lexapro doesn't come in a generic form. The pharmacist and...
    ... about 4 weeks. I don't know how long he wants me on Lexapro , I'm on now about 4 months or so. I mentioned CELEXA ... would have to many side effects. I wonder? I looked Lexapro and Celexa up on the computer, it seems to me they...

  23. 1/2 dosage of lexapro
    ... I also take 10 mg lexapro and I must say I sleep a lot better since I'm on that ... especially during the morning hours. I wonder if lexapro causing this....
    ... one physical side affect I had when I started taking Lexapro . I smelled a nasty smell one morning and instantly...

  24. drugs interaction
    ... what woud one expect from taking lexapro 10 mg in am and lorazepam 1 mg at pm for sleaplessness...
    ... Lorazepam, and lexapro , well I'd expect more dowsiness than anything, which...

  25. Effexor XR 75mg and eyes pressure
    ... So far I've tried Lexapro, Wellbutrin, Lexapro and Wellbutrin together, Adderall, Metadate, and just...
    ... [QUOTE=Millstein;3364852]So far I've tried Lexapro , Wellbutrin, Lexapro and Wellbutrin together, Adderall...

  26. Lexapro and weight gain/loss
    ... because of anxiety issues. I have been told that Lexapro is a "cleaner" version of celexa. I gained the same...

  27. JUBY- Lexapro side-effects**
    ... having had similar symptoms for taking Cipralex / Lexapro 10mg for a long period now. I am also taking Alprox...

  28. Help!!! Early Awakening Problem...
    ... posts. Here what has worked for me. I take 20 mg of lexapro every day. I started taking mg for severe depression ... helped me. I still struggle with small lapses, but the Lexapro has helped me stay rational and NOT sleep deprived...

  29. I'm hesitating to take Effexor 75mg XR + Xanax 0.5mg
    ... a different med i recemmond you do so.. i now take lexapro and its helping but nothing helps overnight. and please...

  30. meds
    ... I have pretty severe depression and take Lexapro 20mg in the am. I also have anxiety and use .25 of ... advice is appreciated? Wondering of going up on the Lexapro and the Ambien? Wondering about Zyprexa. A MD gave...

  31. Lexapro side effects
    ... [QUOTE=Juby;3319516]I started taking Lexapro about five months ago, 10mg, and I have been feeling ... worse all the time. I put Lexapro side effects in the search engine and I couldn't believe ... switched me to Celexa after trying to assure me that the Lexapro wasn't causing my symptoms. I told him I didn't want ... Celexa and Xanax while trying to taper off of the Lexapro . Has anyone else had a bad experience with Lexapro ... because it stays in your system long after stopping. Lexapro (Cipralex in Canada) is terrible, if you don't take...
    ... hard to come off of, but from what I've been reading Lexapro is one of the worst and has so many side effects. ... Did you put Lexapro side effects in the search engine? I usually do all ... still feeling pretty miserable. The page I read about Lexapro said not to go off of it cold turkey and that you...
    ... depression or your meds? I just weaned myself off of lexapro and so far good, I substituted with prozac and I can...
    ... I had fantastic results with Lexapro . The side effect - which caused me to stop it after...

  32. Parnate
    ... try. So far, this year I have been on Wellbutrin, Lexapro , Adderall, Metadate, Lexapro and Wellbutrin combined...

  33. anyone taking Lexapro
    ... I have been on Lexapro for a year (10mg). It was my first try with an AD...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for only three weeks. I have not noticed any big...
    ... [QUOTE=tallpaul;331***0]I have been on Lexapro for only three weeks. I have not noticed any big ... we will increase the dose to 20mg. I've been on Lexapro for almost 2 months now and it really works. I haven...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for 4 years, I love it in many ways, I feel emotionally...
    ... I've been on Lexapro for 2 1/2 years. Started out with 10mg. Currently ... have 10mg tabs on hand to take as needed. Before Lexapro I was on Prozac. I personally thought it was working ... because I had absolutely no libido. My MD explained Lexapro like this, it has all of the benefits of Prozac without ... need a little push. For me, I wouldn't go off of Lexapro if you paid me a million dollars....
    ... I've been on Lexapro for about 2 months now. Taking 20 mg now. Some days...
    ... i was on lexapro for almost a year. it helped me out a lot, though ... actually went back to oversleeping! i weaned off the lexapro then i gained 40 pounds! i talked to my doctor about ... she didnt know about any weight gain side effects to lexapro , though, like someone else said, clinical trials are...
    ... I've been on lexapro for over two years. It's not a bad medication but ... because the side effects were worse than the treatment. Lexapro has had less side effects than most of the others ... kicked in my libido. I've had to increase my dosage of lexapro about 3 times but I'm working on about 20mg just now ... depression is more situational than anything else. But the lexapro has helped without too many side effects. Weight...

  34. depressed and lonely
    ... Then went into a bad depression and I've been on Lexapro for about 5 weeks. Anti-depressants can take 2-4...

  35. SAM-e & stomach pain
    ... taking any other medications. I have tried Prozac and Lexapro , as well as St. John's Wort, before with no results...

  36. Going through a bad episode - need advice (kinda long)
    ... s not fully situational. Anyway, I was prescribed Lexapro , and aside from a couple rough spells, I've been improving ... I felt worse, than to let him know. I cut back my Lexapro to 5mg and have been worried about repercussions from...

  37. how can I help someone with depression and psychosis?
    ... get enough help from the doc. Once I saw her taking Lexapro . I want to help her. She is been in depression for...
    ... seeing psyh doc.s for years. once I saw her taking Lexapro . So she acts very crazy some times. She is never happy...

  38. Question about Cymbalta...
    ... dose 1/4 at a time 4 days each reduction. Started Lexapro same time as the taper from Cymbalta. Some people...

  39. medication and weight gain
    ... looked these up in my drug book Celexa, Paxil, Lexapro , Prozac - I was wonder woman on that one, Zoloft ...

  40. Anyone understand?
    ... interest in everything, including eating. I've been on Lexapro for about 5 weeks. It's helped a good bit but I'm...
    ... just me who feels this way. Granny, I am also on Lexapro . I am now in my second week of taking the medication...

  41. Steps That I have Taken To Beat The Monster
    ... struggling with it for about 4 months now. Taking Lexapro and one day I think it's working and then have other...
    ... in my heart that doesn't let up, even with 20mg of Lexapro . I try and put on a happy face for people (so they...

  42. depresion
    ... appetite which I still have not got back with a month of Lexapro . Don't know if that's what you were looking for but...

  43. Depression Treatment For Years and New Discovery (Advice Please)
    ... many years now. My issue is that I take 10mg of Lexapro in the morning and after I take it is when I feel ... worst. Could it be possible that I no longer need the Lexapro since I have now found that I have an underlying medical...
    ... take care trg247 Thank you for your response. Lexapro never got rid of my symptoms and that's what made...

  44. Depression it's Here to Stay : (
    ... hell and just could not fuction like that. Now on Lexapro and depression has lifted. I'm not silly happy or...

  45. I'm normal and happy on the outside, but deep down I'm very depressed
    ... did not stop the depression from leaking in. Now on Lexapro for a month and feeling so much better. See your doctor...

  46. Which antidepressant makes you NOT unable to concentrate?
    ... I've been on Paxil for anxiety and am now on Lexapro for depression. Neither of these drugs has ever made...
    ... needed/wanted to go back on, 3 years ago, went on Lexapro . I am doing really well on it - handling very demanding...

  47. hiding depression?
    ... hard to function as it did to me. I've been taking Lexapro for a month and am feeling Good! Not just better but...

  48. Weaning From Welbutrin......
    ... Cymbalta really made a difference. My doc first tried Lexapro and I gained weight and my feelings really numbed...

  49. Weight gain and meds
    ... switched to Effexor - much speedier - and now am on Lexapro , the best for me so far. But I lost all the weight...

  50. Depression meds question.. what could this mean?
    ... effects of it this past summer. His doctor put him on Lexapro , and he's been struggling with it ever since. What ... happens is, the Lexapro (10mg) initially worked for 2 weeks to a month, and...
    ... it for 2 weeks. At the same time I started 10 mg of Lexapro . I've been on that now for about a month and am beginning...
    ... The SSRI's didn't work well for me. I tried lexapro and zoloft before going to cymbalta. I've been on...
    ... it for 2 weeks. At the same time I started 10 mg of Lexapro . I've been on that now for about a month and am beginning...

  51. I think I am slipping into depression
    ... I am a female who has been on Antidepressants ( lexapro currently) for well over ten years. I started on...

  52. Just gone on to meds not feeling to great :-(
    ... them. I had to switch from cymbalta after 2 weeks to Lexapro due to the side effects. On the Lexapro, I only had...

  53. Help , I dont know what to do anymore.
    ... sick when I went to the higher dose. So now I'm on Lexapro and have had very few side effects. Some fleeting ... me feel that way. I do have to say though, that the Lexapro is helping. I'm not crying all the time anymore and...

  54. How do I tell my parents??
    ... good cry, made an appt with the dr and she went on Lexapro along with seeing a therapist for a few months. It ... helped her tremendously. She eventually went off the Lexapro and recently found out she had a health problem, PCOS...

  55. Looking for medication advice
    ... particularly a terrible daily headache. Now I've been on Lexapro for 2 weeks. I have not felt the full effect of it ... morning. Asked dr about this and she said it was the Lexapro but would improve with time and it has. None of these...

  56. My world is black
    ... magnesium today and plan on trying it along with the Lexapro . Also got some vitamin B and melatonin. If they all...

  57. how long does it take for cymbalta to get out of your system?
    ... same time I started the Cymbalta taper, I started Lexapro . I'm doing much better with that. It's only been about ... 2weeks of just the Lexapro so I don't think I'm feeling the full effects of it...

  58. Ugh. So, here I am. Need advice (who doesn't - right?)
    ... being sheer exhaustion. He handed me an armful of Lexapro . I never took it. I wrote to my psychiatrist because...

  59. Celexa and Night Sweats -- Miserable, Need Advice!
    ... depression. Since beginning antidepressants (first Lexapro then switched to Celexa for price reasons) I have...
    ... I take Lexapro and I also experience the night sweats. I dont have ... but I guess it's a side effect I can deal with since Lexapro has really helped me!...

  60. Autumn Blues
    ... became very depressed in September. I've been on Lexapro now for 2 weeks and I think I'm doing good one day ... and feel like the Lexapro has not kicked in on bad days (today). I know it can...

  61. Great

  62. Lexapro and withdrawl
    ... I switched from lexapro to celexa with no problem. You can get it at Walmart ... for $4.00. Celexa is the forerunner of lexapro . Godbless...

  63. Cymbalta/no Libido...medications To Help?
    ... Hey Matt, I've been on Paxil, Cymbalta and now Lexapro . Every one of them had ruined any sex drive I had...

  64. Just need to tell someone
    ... I couldn't take the side affects, so I've been on Lexapro now for 10 days. I think it is starting to work. I...

  65. does prozac work
    ... the Prozac, mimimimi. I've recently started taking Lexapro , only commenced 2 days ago, i'm equally hoping to...

  66. What should I do about this?
    ... because the headaches were too bad. Now I'm on day 10 of Lexapro and so far, have just had a little upset stomache ... and she said it was my body still adjusting to the Lexapro and give it a little time, it should subside. You...
    ... because the headaches were too bad. Now I'm on day 10 of Lexapro and so far, have just had a little upset stomache ... and she said it was my body still adjusting to the Lexapro and give it a little time, it should subside. You...

  67. Just need someone to talk to
    ... doctor always starts off with samples - currently on Lexapro for depression and anxiety. My mother-in-laws doctor...

  68. What a rolle coaster ....
    ... stop me from major depression. I've been switched to Lexapro and have been on it about 11 days now. It's starting...

  69. To fineanddandy
    ... diarrea really bad and all of those classes except for Lexapro made me not sleep not eat and sex was the last thing...

  70. Crazy side effect from coming off cymbalta
    ... etc. Mr dr decided to switch me from the Cymbalta to Lexapro but I have to taper off the Cymbalta. 45 mg for 4 ... same time I started the taper, I started low dose of Lexapro which she may increase once I'm completely off the...

  71. Some quick help please
    ... she wanted to. Anyway, it did help her along with Lexapro . I hope you're a happy, carefree girl soon! :) JB...

  72. itching on 10mg. of lexapro
    ... Hi Addie, I was on Celexa, which lexapro is a "cleaner" version of. I got a rash from the...
    ... It most likely is not from the Lexapro since you have been on it for a while and you had...

  73. Drugged out!!!
    ... Abilify? Its a mood stabilizer. My sister is on it with Lexapro and it has been the best so far. Its expensive though...

  74. Lexapro for 8 weeks and still not there....
    ... be the reason you do not feel well. When I was on Lexapro i took mine at bedtime because it made me sleep better ... medication. If you are not feeling well on the Lexapro and it had been 8 weeks and you know for sure it is ... the lexapro - then I would talk to your dr about switching meds...

  75. Wellbutrin Qx - Agitation
    ... Thanks so much! PS -- I have tried other meds like Lexapro which helped me but the side effects were awful....