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  1. Provigil?
    ... hi, i'm on lexapro 20 mg, wellbutrin xl 150mg and i thought the wb would...
    ... hi, i'm on lexapro 20 mg, wellbutrin xl 150mg and i thought the wb would ... after taking 100mg? kj:) Hi, I too am on 20 mgs. Lexapro and Wellbutrin XL 300mgs and can sleep all day if...
    ... Hi, I too am on 20 mgs. Lexapro and Wellbutrin XL 300mgs and can sleep all day if...

  2. I AM TRYING the ENSAM PATCH
    ... for depression with Prozac, Zoloft, Wellbutrin and Lexapro , of which Lexapro is the only one I can tolerate,...
    ... my first anxiety attack. Most recently I went onto lexapro . Then I developed a cocaine habit, possibly to counteract ... m now virtually coke-free and took myself off the lexapro this summer. This came from reading a bunch of research ... about lexapro and its tendancy to touch off manic episodes in people ... does run in my family). It was torture going off the lexapro , but well worth the effort. I'm happy to report...

  3. Therapy vs. Psychology
    ... regular physician for depression. I've been taking Lexapro for two months, which has really helped. I had a relapse...
    ... dose beyond a kind of middle of the road dose. Like Lexapro ? I know women who've needed 40 mg. But a GP isn...
    ... dose beyond a kind of middle of the road dose. Like Lexapro ? I know women who've needed 40 mg. But a GP isn...
    ... doctor's visit. Anyway, I had been taking 15mg Lexapro for a few weeks prior to this visit. I tried going ... feel like this is a never-ending process. I'm giving Lexapro more time. I guess this foggy, tired feeling could ... steady recovery path, then I want to discuss going off Lexapro . At my last appt., my doctor said I'm not ready to...
    ... long way off especially when you are not finding the Lexapro to be working its best for you right now. The...
    ... long way off especially when you are not finding the Lexapro to be working its best for you right now. He wanted ... in so soon with my last appt.). But, I want to give Lexapro time to work - I guess it can take awhile for your ... the abundance of energy - I got that when going on Lexapro initially. It tapered off after the second week, and...

  4. lamictal
    ... enthusiasm.. which is great.. :) I'm still also on Lexapro (10 mg) and Wellbutrin (400 mg), and I guess for the...

  5. New to this problem
    ... imbalance and so I went to a psychiatrist and he has me on Lexapro 10 mg. I have been taking it for almost 3 weeks and...

  6. You've got to try this...
    ... natural, I have the answer. Inositol!! I was on Lexapro (40mg) for 6 years for depression/anxiety and recently ... really bad and was very close to going back on my Lexapro . Then I decided to try this Inositol stuff I kept ... reading about. I order some earlier cuz I knew quitting Lexapro , I would probably need to try something else and I ... won't really work. For me, it is just as good as Lexapro and my depression feelings are all gone! I'm sorry...

  7. Combining antidepressants
    ... separation and the doctor put her on welbrutin and lexapro at the same time. She is missing a lot of work and...

  8. Anti-depressants and herbal supplements
    ... I've been taking 10mg of Lexapro daily for two months. It's really been working for ... Primrose Oil (for dry skin), but I stopped when I went on Lexapro . Even though I know it's not on the list of medicines ... to avoid while on Lexapro and a doctor/pharmacist would probably say it's fine ... and PMS, so I don't know if taking that alongside Lexapro would cause problems, maybe be too much of a good ... about taking OTC drugs. I take a vitamin after lunch, Lexapro in the morning. I thought about taking biotin or EP...
    ... really. I see a naturopath. Why would you stop Lexapro if it is working?...
    ... really. I see a naturopath. Why would you stop Lexapro if it is working? I'm not planning on stopping ... melation combo - and don't want to run into this with Lexapro . My doctor assured me that the sleep meds could be ... have that to worry about. There's no way I'm taking Lexapro long-term. I don't care if I get suicidal again. It ... also tired of the fogginess and headaches I get with Lexapro . That didn't start happening until I upped the dose ... get myself back out there again. I'm not going off Lexapro until I know that my depression and anxiety are controlled ... pharmacist weeks ago that said EPO is fine to take with Lexapro , but to be watchful of any bruising since both are...

  9. Anyone else off anti-depressants now?
    ... I stopped taking Lexapro about two months ago now. I was on it for anxiety ... it is still manageable. I gained about 15 pounds on Lexapro , and i absolutely cannot lose even one pound of it ... these from stopping an anti-dperessant? or maybe the Lexapro actually caused these things. The worst part is this...
    ... I quit my Lexapro about 2 months ago too! I was on it for 6 years for...
    ... what I was wondering is if it is possible that the Lexapro screwed up my thyroid or something. Or maybe I have ... ritability is just not normal for me, even before I went on Lexapro . I'm thinking maybe I should go get a ful blood panel...
    ... please!! Well its not that bad, but............on Lexapro for 3 years, felt pretty good on meds, just did not...

  10. Medication Question...
    ... for your replies... I ended up getting prescribed Lexapro (which I had no say in). He just promised me results ... me xanax... saying it was a last resort in case the Lexapro didn't work. I thought that was weird, saying that...
    ... Do you feel any relief from the past 8 days on Lexapro ? What other Anti Depressants have you tired and ... for your replies... I ended up getting prescribed Lexapro (which I had no say in). He just promised me results ... me xanax... saying it was a last resort in case the Lexapro didn't work. I thought that was weird, saying that...
    ... feel like i am flying around all day and all night. lexapro caused me to vomit. wellbutrin was probably the worst...

  11. very hard time..please help!
    ... suffered from depression my senior year and was on lexapro ..my mom also suffers from depression very badly and ... depression very bad from all this and i even started lexapro again a few months ago because of severe postpartum...
    ... suffered from depression my senior year and was on lexapro ..my mom also suffers from depression very badly and ... depression very bad from all this and i even started lexapro again a few months ago because of severe postpartum...

  12. help. obsessive, scary thoughts.
    ... having those thoughts over and over. I've been taking Lexapro for a couple months, and it's been helping until now...

  13. Question about Zoloft
    ... are many SSRI's out there: Zoloft, Prozac, Paxil, Lexapro , etc. They all accomplish the same thing but work...
    ... one bit. I was given the choce between Zoloft or Lexapro and chose Zoloft, and I don't know if I can honestly...

  14. Admittance to hospital - question
    ... I've been taking Lexapro for anxiety/depression for two months. I thought it...

  15. Does anyone here have Anxiety with Depression?
    ... experience with medication? My Dr. wants me to try Lexapro , I've tried Zoloft and made it only 3 days because...
    ... [SIZE="3"]Everyone responds to meds differently. Lexapro was a bomb for me. Effexor has been working out better...

  16. Anti-Depressant suggestions
    ... Cymbalta Prozac - but has sexual side effects Lexapro all the above plus there are the older ones: ...

  17. Anti-Depressant Concerns. Plz help!
    ... did not take long) I felt great on them. When the lexapro poops out again, then i will probably go back on zoloft...

  18. Wrong Antidepressants?
    ... cry all the time,so empty and alone.they had me on lexapro but all i wanted to do was wack my self.scared and...

  19. Everytime..
    ... The reason I ask is because ever since I started on Lexapro , Lorazepam, Lunesta, and eventually Wellbutrin XL...

  20. Lexapro and Acne Breakouts!
    ... Nope, I'm on Lexapro and have not had that side effect. The only med that...
    ... usual stuff that controls my acne just doesnt work on lexapro ...

  21. Which Med Has Gone Bad?
    ... hand: - 1 red - birth control pill - 1 orange - lexapro - 1 yellow - lamictal - 2 green - wellbutrin (because...

  22. Effexor Dose: Doctor Being a bit "Cautious"?
    ... even tried switching to others while on effexor (to lexapro , but that was like taking candy for me, so back to...

  23. wellbutrin xl and bupropion
    ... doc would prescibe both amazes me , 150 mg xl and 20 lexapro here, just wondering if it's the same doc? take care...

  24. Anybody had problems with terrible headaches from Lexapro?
    ... antidepressants, especially the "newer" ones, like lexapro , side effects should go away after about three weeks ... really downplayed that," referring to the kind of pain lexapro would give... i would get a second opinion if i...
    ... All lexapro ever did for me was to make me gain 40 pounds!...

  25. Getting Off Celexa
    ... I take Celexa which is very similar to Lexapro . Today, after being on it for 9 months I decided to...

  26. Med with least amount of side effects?
    ... everyone. I have only tired Zoloft which I hated and Lexapro which changed my life for the better. It is trial...
    ... my depression.. for that I take doxepin..300mg lexapro was good but AD's have a tendency to quit working...
    ... Real Bad Experience With Prozac. My Husband Is Taking Lexapro And He Seems To Bee Doing Real Well Without Side Effects...

  27. How I feel
    ... a recovering depressed individual. I have been on Lexapro for about a year now and it has been a long hard road ... about hurting myself and others. So I started taking Lexapro over a year ago and here I am. Yes I still have bad...
    ... I've been on lexapro for about 8 months now. It does make the days easier...

  28. slipping
    ... Two weeks ago I went down from 10 mg of Lexapro to 5 mg. Because I'm already taking 400 mg Wellbutrin...

  29. serotonin syndrome and prozac..
    ... cymbalta by a doctor at a pain clinic. She was also on lexapro at the time. He knew this and still prescribed these ... Now they have her on 40mg of prozac and 20 mg of lexapro and she has horrible memory loss. Not just short...

  30. weeeening off lexapro starting prozac
    ... me, Prozac was not a good choice. As with you and Lexapro , the Prozac made me for angry agitated and irritable...

  31. When it is time to stop Lexapro
    ... there, thank you so much for posting this!!! I am on Lexapro and trying to taper off it as well..... Right now...
    ... started to improve as I've been reducing the dose of Lexapro . Whereas before I just couldn't hold on to any thought...
    ... either. That's why I've decided to stick to my 1/4 of Lexapro , and then maybe next week I'll start reducing it a...

  32. What would be the best AD for me? Need suggestions.
    ... zoloft. besides zoloft there's also prozac, paxil, lexapro , and celexa); then there are the SNRI's (effexor and ... passess.... as for you, i'm no expert, but what about lexapro or celexa? i've haerd the first one works rather...
    ... TY for the suggestions. Do celexa or lexapro help with low energy? I forgot to mention that, but...

  33. Celexa users- need your input please
    ... more. thanks for any input. Oh I also read that Lexapro was the "new Celexa" & more helpful with the anxiety...

  34. Effexor Withdrawal - another survivor needs help!
    ... the end of the proverbial rope. They switched me to Lexapro (10 mg) and Seroquel, after 2 months I had no marked...

  35. 14 hours sleep- straight through
    ... I think maybe it's because I've cut back on the Lexapro that all this is happening. But I'm going to give...

  36. ?'s re: Lexapro......
    ... I gained weight on Lexapro . Told my doctor. she said that the studies on Lexapro ... pounds and was able to keep it off until starting on Lexapro . I quit it 4 months ago ...started taking Wellburtrin...
    ... I was on Lexapro and didnt have that problem. (Actually, I'm still...

  37. frustrated, just need to talk
    ... today who recommended I switch from wellbutrin to lexapro ... I don't know what I was expecting to hear but that ... what am I supposed to do a year from now when the Lexapro doesn't work anymore? I feel like this is a lost ... to do. I don't know if I should start taking the Lexapro , or keep with the Wellbutrin, or just take nothing...
    ... sorry u are having a rough time, i just started taking lexapro a month ago it is the only thing i have tried, and...
    ... today who recommended I switch from wellbutrin to lexapro ... I don't know what I was expecting to hear but that ... what am I supposed to do a year from now when the Lexapro doesn't work anymore? I feel like this is a lost ... to do. I don't know if I should start taking the Lexapro , or keep with the Wellbutrin, or just take nothing...

  38. Help Me To Understand
    ... Hello, My husband was just put on lexapro for his severe depression, I was wondering if anyone ... hope for this whole situation. If anyone is on the lexapro and has any advice it would be greatly appreciated...

  39. Unexpected change...
    ... tried every medicine known to mankind. I had been on Lexapro - 30 mgs. I wasn't sleeping at all, no dr could help ... people can be productive. The dr has since reduced my lexapro to 10 and my trazadone is at 100. He also put me...

  40. sexual side effects
    ... Of the SSRI's, Lexapro supposedly has a lower chance of sexual side effects...

  41. Starting on Zoloft
    ... just gave it to me today for Panic Disorder. I was on Lexapro and it did nothing. Enough about me though. PVC's...

  42. Help Getting Off Celexa
    ... Thank You For The Help. Well I Have Been On Lexapro For 7 Years!!! I Went Through Some Really Hard Times...

  43. starting Lamictal
    ... psychiatrist today. Now, not only will I be taking Lexapro and Wellbutrin daily, but I am also starting Lamictal...
    ... and depression. Currently I'm trying to let go of Lexapro . lately it was giving me many side effects. Now I ... 'm on 2.5 mgs of Lexapro (anti-depressant) and 300 of lamictal. Hopefully soon ... I'll be able to let go completely of Lexapro and stay only with Lamictal hoping that my depression...

  44. drinking while on meds
    ... I've drank on Wellbutrin and Lexapro . I only drink rarely. The most I drank at once I...
    ... I've been taking Lexapro . And I've had a few drinks. It seems to make me...

  45. Wellbutrin vs. Cymbalta
    ... say why he changed his mind? i'm on WB XL 150mg and lexapro 20mg, for me wellbutrin alone wouldn't be enough for...
    ... Cymbalta: Helps with serotonin and norepinephrine. Lexapro : Helps with serotonin....

  46. Elavil for pain
    ... script for half of the dosage amount. I am also on Lexapro for depression. I've been taking that for quite sometime...

  47. Excessive sweating
    ... Hi there... I am on Lexapro and was recently put on Wellbutrin XL as well to combat ... the sexual side effects I was feeling from the Lexapro . I took the Wellbutrin for a couple of weeks when ... difference since I was already feeling better from the Lexapro . Anxiety-wise though, I felt worse. The Wellbutrin...

  48. HypoMania 12
    ... and am still feeling the same way. So I tried Lexapro , didn't fix me. I then tried Welbutrin, and nothing...

  49. Do you have problem of organism with AD?
    ... Yeah, I've had that problem too... On Lexapro and Wellbutrin right now, and adding the Wellbutrin...

  50. wellbutrin xl and sleep aid
    ... focus or get my life in order, and she first suggested lexapro , but said it could cause weight gain, and I asked...

  51. misery
    ... Yes, I am on meds... 10 mg daily of lexapro ... and 400 mg daily of wellbutrin sr (i don't take...

  52. Can't get in to see my psych & need med adjustment. What to do?
    ... him for the first visit. I was prescribed 10 mg of Lexapro daily. I've been trying to take it at various times ... Otherwise, there have been some good results with the Lexapro ....my raging anger is gone. Things just don't get...
    ... name of someone who fills in for her. By the way, lexapro left me exhausted all day too....

  53. "Medication isn't Going to Solve your Problems"
    ... people abuse it, that's why they speak against it. Lexapro was great for me. You may have to try a few and see...

  54. started wellbutrin and STILL tired, so sick of it
    ... on lexapro 10mg and it definitely works for my depression and...
    ... Hi KJ I too have the same problem on lexapro , i started a thread about it, and didn't get too many ... been on it a short while.. How long did it take your lexapro to finally kick in at the beginning? Mine was 4 weeks...
    ... lexapro kicked in quickly for me, 2 weeks, i had been extremely ... even want to get on the computer, so i'm happy with lexapro except for being tired, are you having good results ... from lexapro? and yes the WB and lexapro is supposed to be a good one but so far i'm still...
    ... I take 15 mg of lexapro and welbutrin xl. I take them in the morning because ... than that, I need to sleep the rest of the day. The Lexapro by itself even at the 15 mg level still left me crying...
    ... I am on both Wellbutrin and Lexapro .... The WB made me very energetic for the first week...

  55. Meds for Depression HELP!
    ... help with this condition? I have tired Prozac and Lexapro both made me so sick, l dont seem to handle the SSRI...

  56. feeling worse for a week now
    ... the phone rings i wanna break it! i was given Lexapro from my doctor. took it for a month and stopped it...

  57. Could I be depressed and not know it?
    ... My psychiatrist put me on lexapro a couple of months ago for Gad and a preoccupation ... basis. I'm pretty confused as she wants to up my lexapro another 5 mg. I told her I'd give it an 8 wk trial...

  58. Effexor Question
    ... that has actually made an improvement in my life ( Lexapro was like taking candy, Zoloft was like a placebo-...

  59. Anyone tried Lamictal for Depression?
    ... mention it a couple months back. I am already on Lexapro and Wellbutrin, I really don't want to have to add...

  60. My life sucks
    ... handle it anymore. :( :( :( :( :( I am taking Lexapro 30mg, but I am just so depressed and sad all the time...
    ... depression and tons of anxiety and also take 30mgs of lexapro ..it worked for awhile..but the last week or so i am...

  61. Please Help! Can depression make you have alot of physical symptoms?
    ... everything comes back normal. The doctor wants me to try lexapro but I am scared to take it because of side effects...
    ... Daisy, I'd try the lexapro and see if it helps - and I'd also find a counselor...

  62. Could the meds screw me up this bad?
    ... been feeling the exact same way as you. I stopped Lexapro about a month ago and as usual here we go again. I...

  63. anxiety on zoloft
    ... have this problem as much when I was on effexor and lexapro . But I have always worried some and always feared...

  64. Are anti-depressants dangerous or safe?
    ... on 3 different ones, all of which are pretty new ( Lexapro , Wellbutrin, and Lamictal). At this point I feel...

  65. i feel like i want to just sleep forever and i wish i was invisible
    ... no idea what my problem is. im on Lexapro .seen my Doc today and he told me to start taking...
    ... I took Lexapro for several months and it didn't help me at all. My...

  66. Lexapro to Effexor Help
    ... I didnt know that Lexapro and Tramadol were a bad combo. I have been on Lexapro...
    ... seratonin(Spelling?).Look on your paper when you get your Lexapro refilled.The paper should come with your medicine...

  67. Lexapro And Exhaustion
    ... I have been on Lexapro for 3 weeks now too. I am tired most of the day,...
    ... I've been on Lexapro for several months now. I do get tired a lot, but ... sometimes, but again I don't think it is related to the Lexapro . My biggest problem with Lexapro is the sexual...
    ... made me tired at first but not near as much as the lexapro did. Maybe consider a different anti depressant....

  68. meds question
    ... today I'm back to being fatigued)... Right now I take Lexapro (10 mg) and Wellbutrin SR (150 mg tablets, 2x per ... day). I am thinking of going off the Lexapro , and upping my Wellbutrin dose to 3x a day instead ... my psychiatrist about this first! Thing is.. Lexapro still has some sexual side effects with me. Not horrible ... We'll just leave it at that. But by going off Lexapro , I'm just afraid of getting even more depressed.....
    ... Hey Wondering Soul, Well, the Lexapro takes care of the serotonin levels, and the Wellbutrin...

  69. Lexapro Day 5 side effects
    ... I was on lexapro for about 3 weeks--after being on Prozac for about...

  70. Anyone taking Lexapro??
    ... She offered to write prescrip for higher dose of Lexapro . She also said weight gain is a side effect of all...
    ... lexapro works 4 me , and very quick, if i go off there's a...
    ... For me, Lexapro was like taking candy :)...

  71. professional counseling
    ... complication from a supposedly simple surgery. I was on Lexapro until June, when I didn't feel any better on it than ... Wellbutrin because I don't want to gain the weight I did on Lexapro , despite exercise. I cry everyday I have tried gratitude...

  72. What do you guys think of zoloft?
    ... recommend Zoloft. I've tried, Prozac, Well Butrin, Lexapro , amptitriptalene (ha ha spelling error I know) and...

  73. Best Antidepressants?
    ... I take a combination of Lexapro & Welbutrin XL. After trying some others this combination...
    ... I've tried several.... Lexapro , Welbutrin, Celexa..none of them worked. I'm on Cymbalta...

  74. Anger with Wellbutrin
    ... t any better, but i not as sleepy like i was with lexapro and effexor. Is there a combination that works better...
    ... which wasn't what I was looking for. I've also tried Lexapro which was a waste of a pill. Anyway, Zoloft is the...

  75. Did any of you guys get worse?
    ... girlfriend and I have wasted my youth. I tried taking Lexapro , Wellbutrin, and Effexor, but no use. I think I'm...