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  1. Zoloft made my eye red.
    ... allergy to the Zoloft. I know I was very allergic to Lexapro and got hives all over my body....
    ... just made me very irritable. Then I was allergic to Lexapro and got hives all over my body. I was just going through...

  2. Wellbutrin = INSOMNIA??
    ... took it, I'm having a hard enough time sleeping with lexapro . It sucks having to start this stuff and try to hold...
    ... I take it early A.M. Cymbalta and Lexapro knocked me out and I slept hard. I was going to skip...
    ... been getting a lot less sleep than normal. I had Lexapro before I was on this and it was knocking me out randomly...

  3. Sexual Side effects after SSRI's ?
    ... so that if I stop then they do too). I had been on Lexapro and Strattera off and on for a couple years (last...

  4. if one of your issues is sleep
    ... sleep. It doesnt help me much since I started taking lexapro though. I need something a little stronger....

  5. Waking Up At Night
    ... ve been dealing with insomnia ever since I started lexapro a few wweks ago. I'm HOPING it goes away. I've been...
    ... I've read where insomnia can be a side effect of lexapro , but I would think that the ambien cr would help....

  6. Celexa is making me EXHAUSTED. Normal??
    ... it and not so tired anymore. A friend of mine takes Lexapro (10mg) and said it was making her tired as well.....
    ... I get really tired a few hours after taking lexapro , but it gets better as the day goes on. I'm noticed...
    ... need that bigger shovel to help you out I tried Lexapro .. terrible for me and so was Paxil.. :((( ...

  7. under a lot of stess and depression returning
    ... I am diagnosed with Cyclothtymia, currently taking Lexapro and in therapy. I am under so much stress right now...

  8. Wellbutrin XL ???
    ... way?? I am soooooooo med sensitive.....as in 2 mg of lexapro , 6.5 of zoloft 3 of celexa were my limits...... I...

  9. 1st day on Effexor xr
    ... its the worst drug to come off it too.Im gonna try Lexapro good luck to anyone who is taking this and hope...

  10. Can upping your dosage make you MORE depressed?
    ... After taking 10 mg of Lexapro for about 3 years, I started to get depressed again...
    ... older i get, is getting AWFUL!! I am just starting lexapro and it has done wonders for my anxiety but right before ... that people are talking about. I was taking 5mg of Lexapro and went up to 10. I was doing so good on 5mg and...
    ... I was on Lexapro .............it cured my PMS........almost ALL ssri...

  11. Hurting so bad
    ... therapy 4 nights a week 4 hours a night and increased my Lexapro to 30mg, and added Klonopin .5 mg 2 times a day to...

  12. Antidepressant Help
    ... them to do differently? I've tried Zoloft, Paxil, Lexapro , Wellbutrin, maybe another one or so. They all have...

  13. SSRI's and Stomach Pain
    ... Life is never better when I am on either Zoloft or Lexapro . The problem is that it rips my guts out. I burn...
    ... problem when I try to take certain SSRIs (zoloft and lexapro ). However, generic prozac did not cause the problem...

  14. Valerian and lexapro?
    ... lexapro ... YUCK. does it make you FREAKY??? my hubby made ... Stupid doc wont write PAXIL script but gives me lexapro for free. idiot, 200. waste. says i need to see...
    ... anybody know if its safe to take valerian while on lexapro ? I'm trying to avoid taking sleeping pills as much...
    ... While not Lexapro , i am on an SSRI and I recently started Valerian...

  15. Went off effexor xr cold turkey
    ... vomitting. Afterward my body was being introduced to lexapro so the transgression of how I felt emotionally wasn...

  16. My issue(s)
    ... depression issue I was wondering about as well. He gave me Lexapro which I've been on for a couple weeks now. [(Gonna ... physician for my physical results and got some 2 weeks of Lexapro again when he also referred me to a Psychiatrist so...
    ... The guy I saw took me off Lexapro , then put me on Lamictal and Wellbutrin XL. I guess...

  17. new to paxil, and i feel BAD...
    ... depressants for the first time? my boyfriend takes lexapro , and he said it took him about a month to get over...

  18. Finding a Medication that doesn't cause weight gain?
    ... I still have never tried Prozac, Zoloft, Celexa, Lexapro , or Cymbalta. Yet, something tells me I will not...

  19. Help!
    ... started taking Prozac a couple of weeks ago after my Lexapro supply ran out (was on that for about 3 weeks?) Anyhow...
    ... started taking Prozac a couple of weeks ago after my Lexapro supply ran out (was on that for about 3 weeks?) Anyhow ... what you wrote, i think that you haven't been on the lexapro for enough time to have it work properly (it takes...

  20. 5 Htp
    ... alot of other prescription AD's out there to try. Lexapro is supposed to be a really good one with a low side...

  21. Starting on Wellbutrin SR and Trazodone...
    ... the trazodone, i have a friend who takes it with her lexapro , and it works great for her, especially since it also...

  22. lexapro side effects
    ... many antidepressants and had less side effects with Lexapro . I took mine in the evening so I could sleep through...
    ... have a lot of gas and lower GI tract cramping with Lexapro . But it's a very good drug....
    ... I have been on Lexapro for about a month and a half, and haven't had any...
    ... a bout of serious depression. My psych. put me on Lexapro in addition to the Wellbutrin. At first it was a ... affect me. This got me thinking, etc. I went off the Lexapro (10 mg dosage) at once (no tampering down on the dosage...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for over a year now. I fought with my doctor because...
    ... Willc, I was on lexapro for 2 yrs and i found taking it at bedtime was the...

  23. Help- I'm worried about my brother
    ... Well, Lexapro has a pretty good reputation for having the least ... different. I just think they are usually milder with lexapro . I can understand him not wanting to take anything...

  24. Anybody fed up with all these medicines!!!!!!!!
    ... heart). i then was back at square one and started on lexapro which took ages to kick in (and i got worse in the...

  25. Going back to Zoloft after Wellbutrin
    ... Have you ever considered taking Lexapro ? No weight gain either. I am now about to start taking ... WellButrin doesn't seem to help I am for sure going to Lexapro . I am taking WellButrin XL because of weight gain ... as severe as others. That was why I chose this over Lexapro , but we'll see what happens....
    ... Hi Sincerely, I was put on Lexapro after my daughter was born. She has Down Syndrome...

  26. i know this is weird, but anyone sensitive to sprays on any antidepressant?
    ... since i been taking lexapro , now effexor, i been getting these weird brain zaps...

  27. I Went to the Doctor Today
    ... years. I have been on many kinds. I have been on Lexapro for about 2 years but as some of you know sometimes ... welled up with tears. Anyway I have been on 20 mg of Lexapro but he is raising it to 40. I go back in two weeks ... relief He will be adding Buspar. Are any of you on Lexapro and Buspar? If so please let me know how they made...

  28. 1st days of Lexapro - is this normal?
    ... I had those side effects when I was on Lexapro for a couple of days. Try to stick it out - but it...
    ... I just started taking Lexapro on Friday night, so I've also taken three doses up ... day. I had serious doubts about taking anymore of Lexapro but I have read that the side effects are bad at first ... That's why I'm not going to give in and give up on Lexapro very easily. As far as work goes, maybe you can...
    ... the first few days of getting on a new med. Also, lexapro is a pill form so you can taper up on it as long as ... it isn't a extended release tab which I don't think lexapro has yes. Good Luck. I am right here with you. I...
    ... Well, I'm on day 5 of taking 5mg of lexapro a day. It's been a lot of ups and downs this week ... Zoloft in November. I'm hoping this means that the Lexapro is the one for me. It's so hard to sit and wait for...
    ... Lexapro side effects are supposed to be the mildest since...
    ... Pookerss, hows the lexapro coming along?...
    ... I at least feel like I did before I started taking lexapro which is a big plus. I no longer have the night sweats ... or tremors like I did when I first started taking lexapro . I'm sleeping a little bit better and I'm starting...
    ... Well, I actually decided to go off Lexapro . I switched to a night time dose but then I couldn ... have tried: effexor, prozac, celexa, cymbalta, and lexapro all with severe side effects that I could not not...

  29. Lexapro, Smoking Cessation, Depression
    ... that got me depressed... :) LOL I've never taken Lexapro so I can't answer that question. I do feel more messed...

  30. SSRI's and sleepiness
    ... get severe depression. I have taken paxil, zoloft, lexapro and more recently for the past six months, cymbalta...
    ... get severe depression. I have taken paxil, zoloft, lexapro and more recently for the past six months, cymbalta...
    ... of college I used to take my ssri, zoloft and then lexapro at night. I was still tired all day....

  31. Anti-Depressants and Weight Gain - Need Your Help
    ... yrs. Celexa, wellbutrin, prozac, zoloft, effexor, lexapro , paxil... ((( i was 140 lbs))) when i started taking...

  32. I Need Some Moral Support Please
    ... have been on zoloft, celexa, wellbutrin, effexor and lexapro . The meds seem to work for a couple of years then ... they quit. I am to that point now with the lexapro . My son got married last Saturday to a wonderful...

  33. Are these physical symptoms of depression?
    ... reduce anxietya as well include zoloft, celexa, and lexapro . there're also luvox, paxil, and prozac. then there...

  34. Wellbutrin and Hives?
    ... This happened to me with Lexapro . Within 3 days I started with a few itchy bumps and ... called my doctor who said it couldn't be from the Lexapro and I suffered with it for another week. After two ... and once he did he agreed that I was allergic to the Lexapro . I wish I wasn't though because it did make me feel...

  35. severe depression after break-up
    ... after-the-breakup was a constant nightmare 24/7 was Lexapro (10 mg.), and it took two months before it slowly...

  36. need some advice/help
    ... cut from 150 to 75 mg for gi symptoms, switched to lexapro , and feel more stable. Personally I think recognizing...

  37. Prozac taken with Xanax ?
    ... med for you? Have you tried other meds? I tried Lexapro before but it was too strong for me. I have also...
    ... better for anxiety, also Zoloft, or Cymbalta, or Lexapro . It's really such trial and error so you ahve to be...

  38. How long does it take for Prozac to kick in?
    ... side effects either---not as much as when I tried Lexapro . I noticed a little bit increased anxiety with Prozac...

  39. Question on Lexapro..
    ... Hi, I am not on Lexapro but my roommate has been taking it pretty recently...
    ... Doctors told me Lexapro should help you lose weight. My friend also takes...
    ... have a constant appetite. I would not discount Lexapro due to fear of weight gain. Not everyone has that...
    ... on medication for years. Tried almost all of them. Lexapro is supposed to NOT make you gain weight, but I've...
    ... I have been on Lexapro since Aug. 06. I loved it and lost weight on it. The...
    ... CanIbehappy, I think the lexapro might be working but if you are going thru something ... temporarily increase it. So far I've done my best on lexapro ....
    ... I was on Lexapro for a year. The first five or six months I didn't ... nderweight in spite of how much I ate. I've been off of the Lexapro for almost a month now. So far, I've lost 2lbs....

  40. Getting ready to start Lexapro
    ... is that I have some really weird dreams now. I love Lexapro . I have been on it for about 7 months and I think...

  41. Need help from people who know a lot about Wellbutrin
    ... the whole feeling better and then it going away with lexapro too, it is disheartening but you gotta keep trying ... to go on alot because i gained so much weight from lexapro and then lost it on wellbutrin, so i dont want that...

  42. Going to the doctor this morning
    ... morning and he is most likely going to prescribe me some Lexapro . We talked about a while back and he said if I dont ... depressed......yet. I know he is going to prescribe me the Lexapro and part of me wants to take it. But the other part...
    ... THINK I SHOULD HAVE BEEN ON ONE MOST OF MY LIFE. LEXAPRO MY NOT BE THE ONE. IF YOU DON'T FEEL RIGHT OR BETTER...

  43. generic zoloft prices??
    ... been even cheaper i thought celexa was a generic for lexapro ?...

  44. Prozac and Tremors (jerking movements)
    ... I am on lexapro (same class of meds as prozac) and have noticed occasional...

  45. My positive experiance with Effexor XR
    ... the weight gain tho, Ive already put on weight from lexapro ugh!!!! But thanks for sharing! ...

  46. A good recommendation
    ... month and he mentioned maybe trying out an AD like Lexapro and maybe some counseling. He told me to think it ... its almost always the bad things. Since he mentioned Lexapro , what everybodies opinion on it? What is an AD with...
    ... Like you said...everybody's different! But personally Lexapro worked fantastically for me. The first 2 weeks i felt...
    ... for the reply. I've heard a lot of good things about Lexapro . A girl I work with takes it more for anxiety and...

  47. I'm here here!
    ... The doctor at one point talked about putting me on Lexapro , and I just kept saying no I don't need drugs but ... about calling my doctor and see if he'll call in that Lexapro for me, I am scared to take that sort of drug, I'm...
    ... Here is what happened last night, my doctor called in Lexapro for me yesterday and I went and picked it up and took...

  48. Clinical Depression anyone?
    ... tolernce with it as well. Two years ago i was put on Lexapro and that helped for a while but ended up getting taken...

  49. Dizziness/imbalance and depression
    ... lot, which I think is related to PMS. I first tried Lexapro (when doctors thought I had anxiety disorder), but...

  50. Stomach Ache/Depression?
    ... office (optimizing training suppliers) and have been on Lexapro for 12 days now. In addition, I started therapy...

  51. Zoloft Withdrawal Symptoms? (Experiences)
    ... stopped 150mg of Zoloft on 2/5 and went on 10mg of Lexapro . Well, within a few days, I felt these electric ... and chills. I am starting to feel better with Lexapro , but all of these side effects\withdrawal are just...
    ... slowly wean you off of the zoloft before changing to Lexapro ?...

  52. Lexapro and Stomach (Gas)
    ... i was on lexapro - so this is why i turned gasy and preg looking??...
    ... I have major gas with Lexapro . I just quit Prozac and started Lexapro again. All ... flatulence is FOUL. It makes me angry because the Lexapro really helps me....
    ... [QUOTE=camjunkie;2834944]I have major gas with Lexapro . I just quit Prozac and started Lexapro again. All ... flatulence is FOUL. It makes me angry because the Lexapro really helps me....
    ... I felt that way with lexapro too. Just got switch over to effexor now i just feel...
    ... [QUOTE=teresa2007;2835022]I felt that way with lexapro too. Just got switch over to effexor now i just feel...
    ... I can honestly deal with the gas and bloating with lexapro , not the worst side effect imho (then again, my gas ... was pretty foul BEFORE I went on lexapro )...
    ... one gastrointestinal side effect since I've been on lexapro ....
    ... should try something else. I am about to give up on Lexapro and try something else. I cannot handle this gas...
    ... should try something else. I am about to give up on Lexapro and try something else. I cannot handle this gas...

  53. changing antidepressants
    ... I had great success with Lexapro 10mg. I only stopped it because I had severe GI issues...
    ... [QUOTE=camjunkie;2804609]I had great success with Lexapro 10mg. I only stopped it because I had severe GI issues ... symptoms that you experience? Also, how long were you on Lexapro ? Thanks, Z...

  54. Help! Lexapro side effect
    ... I just started on 20 mg of Lexapro 1X per day and let me tell you the results have been ... depression? There is one problem, however. The Lexapro works too well. I'm a college student who graduates...
    ... Hey there, I have been on Lexapro for 12 days and I too am not motivated. I think that ... everything and trying to get everything done perfectly, and Lexapro seems to be help with that by adding less motivation ... Did either of you experience such when you started Lexapro ? Thanks, Z...
    ... the issue. I usually eat at approx. 6:30am, take my Lexapro and by 9:00am, I feel like a "blowfish", just bloated ... the feeling will start to subside as I get used to Lexapro and it actually kicks in. Regards, ZM...
    ... Hey, I was on Lexapro for about 2 months. The first 2 weeks were great...
    ... the issue. I usually eat at approx. 6:30am, take my Lexapro and by 9:00am, I feel like a "blowfish", just bloated ... the feeling will start to subside as I get used to Lexapro and it actually kicks in. Regards, ZM It ... 's the Lexapro causing the gas. It will likely persist. I tried ... years and I never could stop farting. I stopped the Lexapro , and my GI tract normalized again....
    ... [QUOTE=camjunkie;2834947]It's the Lexapro causing the gas. It will likely persist. I tried ... years and I never could stop farting. I stopped the Lexapro , and my GI tract normalized again....

  55. Recent Diagnosis, Death of a parent, Drinking too much
    ... just want to put the drinking behind me and let the Lexapro do its thing............I'm scared I'm ruining an...
    ... sure there are no toxic effects of drinking while on Lexapro ,..........I'm still poluting my brain at a time when...

  56. New to boards
    ... was wondering if anyone has been on this. I took lexapro a couple of years ago and had a bad reaction. Does...

  57. Abilify dosage
    ... Mike my sister takes Lexapro and Abilify. Her abilify is only 10 mg though. She...

  58. 2nd day of wellbutrin
    ... are you on? I am prescribed XL150mg and was taking lexapro 20mg at night. I could stilllllllllllllll sleeeeeeeep...

  59. Increased dose of Lexapro...does it work?
    ... My sister had a great responce to lexapro 10mg and abilify together. But after about 4 mths...
    ... doctor might also suggest adding Wellbutrin to your Lexapro 10mg dosage....

  60. Prozac versus Lexapro and agitation/anxiety
    ... the two and it bothered my stomach much more than Lexapro . I had bad reactions to Lexapro also but not as much...
    ... lobsters chasing me and so on... I am currently on Lexapro for depression. This seems to be due to a chemical ... and see if a higher dose is in order. I would give lexapro a try, it did give headaches for the first week or ... away. Good luck to you. P.s. I would add that Lexapro HELPED with my agitated and anxious feelings...prozac...
    ... What is the dosage of Lexapro that you are using (you said that it is a "low" dosage...
    ... XSunnySmilex, Did Lexapro cause you stomach issues when you started it. I have...
    ... Lexapro was way too strong for me. My doctor also said that ... patients of hers usually tolerate Prozac much better than Lexapro . But of course everyone is different. I am VERY ... med sensitive. I tried 5mg of Lexapro for 3 days and had to quit because of the severe side...
    ... [QUOTE=ZoloftMan;2805629]XSunnySmilex, Did Lexapro cause you stomach issues when you started it. I have ... and bloated. Thanks, Aaron Aaron, I took Lexapro for 18 months and had wonderful results with it. ...
    ... Lexapro works much better for me. MUCH. I went off of it ... anxiety for me. I don't have any problems with Lexapro except being tired which after being off of it awhile...
    ... I had a HORRIBLE reaction to Lexapro - it scared me because i felt i could harm myself...
    ... QUOTE=Studio1234;2819648]I had a HORRIBLE reaction to Lexapro - it scared me because i felt i could harm myself...

  61. Zoloft - when will I know?
    ... I had a good day yesterday when I took my first Lexapro , but today was not good which I think is due to the ... that I have 2 friends who've had recent success with Lexapro . Hang in there Need........

  62. Medication reactions and sensitivities
    ... Antidepressants. I am thinking of trying Prozac or Lexapro next, but are still hesitant. The ones I have tried ... motivation. So I am still thinking it over on the Prozac or Lexapro ....

  63. I don't know if I should give up or not?
    ... celexa, welbrutrin, paxil, prozac, zoloft, effexor, lexapro , I've been to therapy for the past 6 yrs and NOTHING...

  64. what is this feeling in my gut?
    ... there are your various SSRI's/AD's: prozac, zoloft, lexapro , celexa, and paxil. there're also the older AD's...

  65. Fighting for my life
    ... changed my meds. I'm now on Wellbutrin XL as well as Lexapro . Why am I having these thoughts and why don't I want...

  66. Lexapro feedback?
    ... i was on lexapro for 18 months and i found it made me really lethagic...

  67. Inositiol???please answer
    ... then it just stopped working. I had to go back on my Lexapro . I'm sure for some people it keeps working though...
    ...

  68. Dysthymia
    ... depression. The pills don't do it either. (Only Lexapro worked but I couldn't tolerate the side effects.)...

  69. Question for SickofEffexor
    ... Cipramil (aka Celexa and the same active ingredient as Lexapro ). I wanted to run some symptoms by you and others...

  70. Lexapro vs cymbalta anyone?
    ... I had good results with Lexapro 10mg, but bad GI issues....
    ... relationship so that could be just to much the the Lexapro to take care of. Once I started feeling the Lexapro ... Does anyone know how high of a dosage you can get on Lexapro ? I really don't want to switch meds; I would much...
    ... I've been on Lexapro since June 2006. I'm on 10 mg, but as of late I want...
    ... just had a bit trouble sleeping. I haven't tried Lexapro but a friend of mine is on it and she thinks it is...
    ... always heard that cymbalta is more for depression and lexapro is more for anxiety disorders. tUrRrRa, does...
    ... always heard that cymbalta is more for depression and lexapro is more for anxiety disorders. tUrRrRa, does...
    ... I've been on Lexapro for about 9 days, and it's working wonderfully for ... had a headache & was a bit jittery the first day ( Lexapro & caffeine for some reason makes me hyper) but have...
    ... water, but doesn't make me feel numb. I take 20 of lexapro and 150 of welbutrin...

  71. SSRI's, Sex, and "Our" Truths
    ... I started lexapro in December and basically lost my ability to achieve ... point a great sex life. I took a break from the lexapro and today have started Prozac. Basically, I'm trying ... well. When it comes to the SSRI's (Paxil, Zoloft, Lexapro , Prozac NOT wellbutrin and non-ssri's) what have you...
    ... Well Lexapro was probably better as far as orgasms compared to...
    ... maintain an erection and have difficult climaxing with Lexapro . Switched to Wellbutrin and the stuff acts like Viagra...
    ... OMG! I started taking Lexapro 3 days ago. I could barely ejaculate and when I did...
    ... My sex drive isn't great right now on the Lexapro , but I was much worse off just simply "being depressed...

  72. Any Good Medications that helped deal with deralization?
    ... ...I don't know what to do anymore, i've been on Lexapro , Klonopin and effexor I just tried but got bad headaches...

  73. Brain Pains
    ... drugs and a sleep aid to keep me going. I am now off Lexapro , Wellbutrin and Ambien, but still take a combination...

  74. Dysthymia
    ... currently going to a counselor for this and am taking lexapro 20mg every night. I am fully aware that the lexapro...
    ... have dysthymia and have had it for 20 years. I'm on Lexapro and have only begun treatment for this in the last...
    ... also, can you speak to the dr. who prescribed your lexapro about the fact that you dont feel much of an improvement ... the last sentence. now that i think about it, the lexapro is fine. i think you should definitely continue seeing...

  75. new to wellbutrin XL and need help
    ... and what I can do about it I'm on 150mg I was takng lexapro with no problem but I was getting weight gain and...