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  1. Has anyone had positive results with Amitriptiline (Elavil)?
    ... depression completely until this Feb. Then the Dr. added lexapro but we don't think I will need to stay on the lex...

  2. depression, pmdd & perimenopause
    ... treated for them by a shrink for 3 years. Went on Lexapro for about 7 months at 48 and now I don't take anything...

  3. Information on repeated low-level stress
    ... get out of bed anymore than I had to. Hence, the lexapro was rx'd and it's helping. Has your AD started ... working yet? I got some relief from the lexapro fairly fast. Thanks again for the info. I have...

  4. prozac and ativan questions
    ... really severe while on them, including Zoloft and Lexapro . I actually was up to 250 mg of Zoloft this past summer...

  5. Brain "shocks", what the..?!! Help Please!
    ... quit taking 60mg Cymbalta on Sunday and started w/5mg Lexapro . I brought up to the good Dr. the known "side effects ... effects were from suddenly quitting the SSRI and the Lexapro would prevent it. Everything is closed today so...
    ... quit taking 60mg Cymbalta on Sunday and started w/5mg Lexapro . I brought up to the good Dr. the known "side effects ... effects were from suddenly quitting the SSRI and the Lexapro would prevent it. Everything is closed today so...

  6. Doctor Results
    ... can take to improve the situation. He prescribed me Lexapro for depression. I'm contemplating whether or not...
    ... take to improve the situation, and it might be the Lexapro , or it might be another antidepressant. Current ... show that taking a medication in the same class as Lexapro helps the hippocampus back to its usual level of new ... would share your reasons for not wanting to take the Lexapro . You need to understand that you may have to try...
    ... t notice any difference in your mood for awhile. Lexapro takes at least a month to kick in. If you are depressed...
    ... countless others. You have to ask yourself if taking Lexapro is really worth it, but you can only do that if you...
    ... figure that if they're legal, they must be safe to try. Lexapro is an SSRI, just like Paxil and it can be difficult...
    ... don't have to, and you don't. It could be that Lexapro isn't right for you, but I'd be willing to bet that ... right for you. For my own reasons, I didn't like Lexapro , but that doesn't mean it won't work for you. And ... other antidepressants with less side effects than Lexapro that work really well. But OCD is pretty strongly ... linked with depression. Maybe Lexapro will work for you and maybe it won't, but I encourage...
    ... years. It was only recently my phychiatrist added the lexapro . I wasn't fond of starting a new AD, but I did and ... I'm glad. The lexapro doesn't make me feel like a zombie. I only know it ... come hand in hand. I would like to see you give the lexapro a good try, and don't follow people with negative...
    ... this please tell me if u get my reply i also take lexapro and it has helped but i feel as if its not working...
    ... I just know the continuing this [ Lexapro ] right now isn't the right thing. And ultimately ... checklist fit you, and taking one pill as prescribed. Lexapro isn't going to change or make you want to get out...
    ... may vary. I do however believe that two weeks on Lexapro would increase his mood at least a little--enough ... wants to continue past the end of April taking the Lexapro (as he suggested he would not, earlier in the thread...

  7. How do I snap out of this
    ... my weekends just dwelling on Monday. I started on Lexapro 10mg last May but it doesn't seem to help anymore...
    ... and that really gets me down. I am also taking Lexapro , but I am on 20 mgs. it helps me a lot, but it doesn...
    ... thing is to deal with it. Am I right in thinking Lexapro used to work for you? It might be worth looking into...

  8. Well wishes for you, C.L.
    ... quiet. hhmm...oh well, I'm off to drugdom to get my lexapro .........Love ya........Connie...

  9. starting lexapro
    ... I just started taking Lexapro myself. Even though everyone reacts differently on...
    ... just about that person's personal reaction to the Lexapro . It's not like penicillin for strep throat. Beyond ... didn't have "my wits about me" I consented to try Lexapro since the prescriber suggested it. It made me feel...
    ... just tell you about my own expeience. I started on lexapro Feb. 21 of this year. At first it made me sleepy,...
    ... paxil for certain gave me horrible withdrawls. The lexapro IS working, albeit slower than the Paxil. Like C ... Which could have been from the zyprexa too. Lexapro has been alot milder on the start, which makes me...
    ... now he has me on wellbutrin dosnt work want to start lexapro scared just want to feel normal ,i think cause its ... ssri it should work like the paxil so you like the lexapro Thanks chris...
    ... I hope you find something that starts working. The lexapro has been working pretty good for me, just not perfect ... that made me sleep and get fat. I started taking lexapro because I was having these awful terrible head and ... didnt even really drink that much. Yes, I thnk the lexapro is a good thing. I really liked the ST. Johns wort...
    ... John and Chris, I haven't gained any weight on lexapro , but I never gained weight on the amiltriplyne (elavil...
    ... Lexapro psychiatric side effects - dreaming abnormal, yawning...
    ... I can speak from experience, that people taking lexapro DO NOT have all of those side effects. Nor do they ... alert enough to still deal with every day problems. Lexapro doesn't cover them up, and it shouldn't. It does work...
    ... ditto thanks C.L. and jabba. I feel like lexapro is way more gentle than paxil. I've only taken those ... two. I'm reacting to lexapro in much the same way as C.L. in that I don't feel ... natural" medications stopped working, and now the lexapro IS helping. Some people actually really need meds...
    ... stories about all of the SSRIs: Paxil, Prozac, Zoloft, Lexapro , Luvox and Celexa. The negative side of the drug...
    ... message boards where many are talking about their Lexapro experiences. The most common problems are an inability ... a friend: "My doctor switched me from Prozac to Lexapro (depression treatment) a few months ago. The first ... my emotions from going beserk. I don't know if the Lexapro is causing this, but I was interested to see that...
    ... lexapro is working ok for me. No bad side effects. What else...
    ... Hi, I'm still doing well on lexapro , also. I enjoyed Easter dinner at my mom's. There...
    ... John, You want to know how other people do on Lexapro . Here's one account: ... has been taking Lexapro for over a year. she was diagnosed with depression ... when the effects of that wore off the doctor gave her Lexapro . It has ruined not only her life but ours as well ... carrying knives and in rages, only apparent since taking Lexapro , has threatened us. She has blackouts after the rages ... and does not remember things. The Lexapro has turned her into a monster that we don't know anymore ... cries about feeling numb and suicidal ... I think Lexapro is the worst drug ever invented and I would warn anybody...
    ... the doctor would have switched her from celexa to lexapro when celexa stopped working, they both have the same ... celexa, but anyway what was her dose for celexa and lexapro ?...
    ... all people aren't the same. My daughter has been on lexapro for over a year. She has a great job, a family, and...
    ... adverse reaction they stand a chance of being sued. Lexapro is a fine drug that helps most people with no problems...
    ... awful experience? How about doing some searches on Lexapro dangers? That's the kind of thing that I'VE been ... are tons of stories like this and worse: lexapro over 11 months. First of three SSRi's that scares...
    ... personally take Celexa and know of quite a few people on Lexapro and all have nothing but praise and thanks for these...
    ... interrupt this rant, but for the two weeks I have been on Lexapro now (upped to 10 mgs last week) I think it might be...
    ... I'm glad the lexapro is working for you. I'm on my 6th week, and I'm doing ... getting used to it. I've taken paxil before. The lexapro makes me feel just normal again, no weight gain, or ... to see how other people on the board are doing with lexapro . Good to hear that someone else is doing well....
    ... hit a rough spot and the psychiatrist added 10mgs of lexapro . It's working great. I started it in Feb. Sometimes ... psychaitrist's word on wheather he's going to leave me on lexapro , or wean me off and have me just take the amiltriptyline...
    ... I was depressed again, and this is what lead me to lexapro . I have to say I feel more normal than anything else...
    ... Hi John, I'm glad you're doing well on the lexapro . I like to think of it as "user friendly" lol :) ...
    ... i tried lexapro a while ago and i still don't feel right after stopping...
    ... all people aren't the same. My daughter has been on lexapro for over a year. She has a great job, a family, and ... line, as it did with me as well. I just started on Lexapro today and I'm hopeing things go well in my treatment...

  10. XANAX withdrawl?
    ... I Have Depression And Anxiety And Am Taking 10mg Lexapro And 1 02 2 Mg Of Lorazapam At Night To Help Me Sleep ... And I Would Never Touch It Again. I Continue With Lexapro And Lorazapam And Feel Much Better. I Truly Believe...

  11. Anyone take Neurontin?
    ... was prescribed Neurontin along with Wellbutrin and Lexapro for his depression. Also, people spoke highly of...

  12. How should I be feeling?
    ... effects and the doctor took me off of it and put me on lexapro 20. i have been on it for about 1 and 1/2 weeks and ... myself i just wanted to know if anyone has been on lexapro and what it did for them if anything. Or if the way...
    ... unnecessary to wean off the first one, which is dead wrong. Lexapro might help some, but it also can cause more depression...
    ... i have done some research on lexapro i work for a pharmacy distribution company and have ... the anxiety. i have not had an anxiety attack on the lexapro yet, and i am not crying all the time. i have tried...

  13. PMS with Med change??
    ... will get a better response here. I was on Celexa then Lexapro with a few others in between and NEVER had any PMS...
    ... the meds in it...........He is switching me back to lexapro with an even smaller dose of Cymbalta. I know on Lexapro...

  14. What Meds Are You Taking And Are They Helping?
    ... Lorazapam Three Times A Day, And One 10mg Miligram Of Lexapro . I Get A Calming Feeling From The Lorazapam And It ... Helps Me To Sleep At Night, But I Am Not Sure The Lexapro Is Doing Much, So I Might Need A Higher Dosage Or...
    ... Lorazapam Three Times A Day, And One 10mg Miligram Of Lexapro . I Get A Calming Feeling From The Lorazapam And It ... Helps Me To Sleep At Night, But I Am Not Sure The Lexapro Is Doing Much, So I Might Need A Higher Dosage Or ... 37mg, 3 weeks at 75mg) I don't know much about Lexapro , but it seems that your dosage is very low at 10mg...
    ... for me 20 years and counting. 10 mgs lexapro 1 x a day Yes, they are helping me to a great extent...

  15. Selegiline- Wow!!!!
    ... are virtually no side effects. I have to be off of Lexapro for 5 days so I'll start Saturday. I've had bad...

  16. Problems with weight gain
    ... increase my energy so I can work out more (I'm on Lexapro btw)....

  17. Cipramil
    ... as Celexa in the US, which is real similar too, to Lexapro . Lots of the SSRI antidepressants dampen (understatement...

  18. Meds, no meds--What's YOUR story?
    ... one set back and that was about six months ago and lexapro was added. I'm feeling better again. Life didn't become...

  19. Geodon-- Is it lethal?
    ... the alert part cause it has helped her. She takes Lexapro also. So far she hasn't reported any fast heartbeat...

  20. Starting Paxil and quite worried
    ... Paxil has helped many people. I take 10 mg's of lexapro once a day and it works for me, but that doesn't mean...

  21. All Most Afraid When Feeling Good
    ... days that I looked at them as normal. Now that the lexapro has kicked in full force, and I'm feeling good, it ... at this point. It took my Dr. forever to add the lexapro . She researched it, and set me to see my pyschiatrist...
    ... kind of scary to feel good. I just started taking Lexapro this week, at a very low starting dose, so I don't...
    ... Better And Something Is Working. What Strength Of Lexapro Are You On? Do You Take Anything Else With It? ... I Have Taken 10mg Of Lexapro For Quite Sometime And Have Only Gotten Worse. I ... What I Need. I Was Taking Celexa Before This And The Lexapro Was A More Improved And Cleaner Form Than Celaxa Was...
    ... years. It's old and a tryciclic. I'm on 10 mg's of lexapro once a day. Have xanax for anxiety, if I need it....
    ... specifically) don't feel like you're on a drug on the Lexapro (or Zoloft in my case), isn't it? I wish everyone...

  22. Medication for Depression
    ... is impossible to answer. I do great on elavil and lexapro , but someone else might feel awful on it. I do hope...
    ... teens on Prozac, and young adults on Paxil, Zoloft and Lexapro . Elderly on Zoloft. Right now I take Zoloft and only...
    ... brought around most recently...those being Cymbalta and Lexapro . Lexapro seems to have general good results, though...

  23. I love my new med...
    ... Zoloft that is!!!!!! I was on lexapro for 2 years and was more angry and irritable than...
    ... Thank You For The Information. I Have Taken Lexapro For A Year Now And Nothing. I Am Hoping When I See...
    ... goody- I am on 50 mg. I was on lexapro for 2 years and I was just not right! I am 40 years...

  24. Chucking Meds
    ... About Everything And I Was Taking Lorazapam, Zanax And Lexapro , And The Combination Of All Was Making Me Crazy. ... Three Times A Day To Help Me Not Be So Anxious And One Lexapro . I Think You Are Taking Way Too Many Drugs And Need...
    ... unpleasant side effects. I tried all the SSRI's ( Lexapro , Zoloft, Prozac, etc) and I felt emotionally numb...

  25. So unmotivated
    ... long time, started taking Xanax in 2003 and am now on Lexapro since September, so about 6 months. I have been up ... and down with Lexapro , but all in all I feel much better. I still have bad ... know what my problem is! I hesitate to blame it on Lexapro not working...I mean lack of self-motivation and self...
    ... Hi, You sound like me! I'm doing well on lexapro , and I also take a very old AD. Elavil (amiltripyline ... on xanax. I have both anxiety and depression. Since lexapro is working for you, maybe you need an increase. I...
    ... When I was on lexapro I was not motivated to do anything! Even things I ... used to enjoy. I was on lexapro for 2 years and my doc just changed my meds to zoloft ... negative things about zoloft and great things about lexapro . Talk to your doc.......
    ... mjewel, Yup, you can blame it all on Lexapro . Whatever has changed since you've been on the drug ... changes on their drug. About lack of motivation that Lexapro and other SSRIs can cause - it's not uncommon. I've ... years ago - it was the Klonopin. Here are some Lexapro side effects: Trouble sleeping Headaches ... common, but potentially more serious, side effects of Lexapro that you should report to your health care provider ... No, maybe you can't blame all of your symptoms on Lexapro , but think about this - has the drug helped you? Are...
    ... After about 3 months on Lexapro I wanted to have lots of sex, began exercising constantly...
    ... I have been on lexapro for a little over a month and it got me back on track ... to stay alive, stop them. That would be so sad. Lexapro has made me actually smile when I wake up. I'm in...
    ... actually am MUCH better off than I was BL (before Lexapro ). I couldn't even leave the house back then and almost ... like it helped at that dosage though. Maybe the Lexapro 's time has just run out for me. Maybe it's time to...
    ... original post - I am open to the possibility that the Lexapro may be causing these new depressive symptoms and am...
    ... Hi, I was put on lexapro over a month ago, and it made me sleepy. I was only ... to live drug free, but I feel so much better on the lexapro . I asked if I was going to have a hard time withdrawing...

  26. I need help
    ... Feel Helpless And I Dont Know What To Do. I Am On Lexapro , 10mg And Lorazapam, 3 Per Day, But Nothing Seems...
    ... brain bleed after 3 days on Paxil, an SSRI, just like Lexapro . She lost her job as the head of the art department...
    ... Recently I had a set back and was put on 10 mg of lexapro once a day. It works on both anxiety and depression...

  27. Help, I Need A Friend
    ... the rest of my life. Also, I just started taking Lexapro (SSRI), at a very low dosage, but I think perhaps...

  28. completely worthless
    ... change my personality and make me completely numb - lexapro , prozac, zoloft, to name a few. I just feel incredibly...

  29. Husbands Depression????
    ... few months I have really become depressed. I take lexapro which does help. I have gone to conseling a couple...
    ... menopause, which makes things 10 times worse! I got on Lexapro myself a little over a year ago, and that helped me...
    ... is the SSRI's just zap your sexual desire, although Lexapro has not affected me as far as desire. When he started...
    ... Thanks for all the replies. My husband is on Lexapro , Nortryptyline, and Serequel. Combine all that with...

  30. Feeling Blue!!!
    ... recently have I relapsed and my psychaitrist added lexapro and I'm doing better. There are people that will...

  31. tired
    ... my Dr. After 20 years I had a relapse so now I take lexapro , too. I know you want to get up and do productive...

  32. Depression, is a relief...
    ... and librium for anxiety. Amiltriptyline (elavl) and lexapro for depression. I'm doing better. I have been on these ... meds, except the lexaproo, for 20 years. The lexapro is new to me. I guess I think anxiety and depression...
    ... really bad crying spells. I take Xanax for Anxiety and Lexapro for depression. Yesterday was my birthday and I had...

  33. One Thing After Another
    ... his could be one of them. I don't think it's the lexapro because I was only tired from them the first week...
    ... problems. How long did you say that you've been on Lexapro ? I've learned many truths about SSRIs over the years...
    ... I think you misunderstood. I have been on lexapro for over a month. I'm taking 10 mg's a day. I have ... blood work done once a month, also. I am staying on my lexapro and have no intentions of changing. I know the bad...

  34. Does anyone get better?
    ... depression at all. I recently had a set back and lexapro was added. It treats both anxiety and depression....

  35. PLEASE READ: Been on Paxil CR for 11 days and feeling like crud!
    ... Wow, I did not know about Paxil. My husband is on Lexapro and it seems to help. They doubled the dose about ... month ago. I think I am going to start researching Lexapro . I was not aware that antidepressants could be addictive...
    ... maygbe paxil isn't the AD for you. I have been on lexapro and researched before I took the first pill. It's ... terrible panic attacks. Just showering was a real chore. Lexapro treats anxiety and depression. I started the lexapro...
    ... Paxil withdrawal can happen to anyone. Cheryl, Lexapro is aslo an SSRI, in the same class as Paxil. The ... be hard to quit taking too. If you do a search on Lexapro side effects (ignore the commercial drug sites who ... end up learning how to buy drugs more cheaply) or Lexapro dangers or just SSRI related concerns. Yes, some...
    ... seen them work on many people. I'm not addictive to lexapro , and have forgotten to take doses of it a couple of...

  36. Same old song
    ... I recently had a back slide and my Dr. put me on lexapro . I got some relief almosr immediately. It treats both...

  37. Please help... Desprate and Scared
    ... worked until a recent set back. My psychaitrists added lexapro to the elavil. Over a period of 20 years, I had ... hangover" while taking it. Not even after adding the lexapro . I did notice a few good things soon after starting...

  38. Another depressed newbie
    ... on antidepressants, esp. SSRIs, like Paxil, Luvox, Lexapro , Celexa, Prozac and Zoloft. Dr. Ann Tracy writes...
    ... slide this year, and my Dr. put me on a low dose of lexapro . It's new and it works! I noticed some relief within...

  39. Help! relaping again
    ... it didn't work like it did 8 years ago. I started Lexapro over 1 week ago and it helped alot but I need more...
    ... sound like depression, despite the Zoloft and then Lexapro . You're probably right on the money--you need more ... could be kicked in. Other people on the board on Lexapro have been turned around, almost "overnight". Of course ... have an antianxiety med or something to go with your Lexapro ? It can be a little "activating" for some people...

  40. Effexor XR Side Effects...Gastro one
    ... at all. I'm on amiltriptyline (elavil) and started lexapro over a month ago. NOW I know why I'm on it, after...
    ... at all. I'm on amiltriptyline (elavil) and started lexapro over a month ago. NOW I know why I'm on it, after...

  41. is it okay to still be crying after being on meds?
    ... many years. I had a set back and my Dr. added lexapro 10mg. Things are getting better now. That black cloud...
    ... many years. I had a set back and my Dr. added lexapro 10mg. Things are getting better now. That black cloud...
    ... sincerely hope that you don't need more help and that Lexapro will prove to be the perfect drug for you. I imagine ... to stay on it indefinitely and not have trouble. Lexapro withdrawal can be difficult, but it's not quite as...

  42. Headaches, overeating sweets, ....what's going on? Anyone else?
    ... at a loss for. I had a headache the first week on lexapro , but I also had a sinus infection at the same time...

  43. need advice ?????
    ... worrying, too. Even if I'm tying to relax. I'm on lexapro and xanax and they help a lot. You're doing well if...
    ... road. i tried several antidepressants including the lexapro which didnt work out. my doc just prescribed me buspar...

  44. Okay yall whats going on???
    ... Okay I started back on the Lexapro Monday and I have got the worst headache I have ever ... this bad. Has anyone had this probelm with either the Lexapro or Atrovent? Thanks guys...
    ... nasal spray i get horrible migranes! Never been on lexapro but my guess is its because of the atrovent....
    ... My husband has been on Lexapro for several months, he doesn't complain of headaches...
    ... I have been on Lexapro twice and never gotten a headache from it either....
    ... headaches. I didn't have a headache when I started lexapro . I hope you find out what's causing this, and that...

  45. dont know what to do
    ... little something, as far as meds go. Recently, lexapro was added and it's good for people like me because...
    ... about how I was feeling and they changed my meds to lexapro . I havent noticed any difference yet and i am still ... anxiety i think that will help alot. Has anyone been on lexapro ? what should i expect, side effects how long it takes...

  46. C. L. Nav...
    ... I was out. I even managed to get a perm today. The lexapro is helping even more and I love it because I don't...
    ... started posting and when you started finally taking the Lexapro that you had (in the collection of other meds you...

  47. Hi. Yeah, I'm new.
    ... target. So far I think I've seen it with Zoloft, Lexapro , maybe Effexor... and it seems to do the trick according...

  48. Lexapro & Psycologist
    ... few years because some are excellent. I'm on lexapro , also. I started on 10 mgs about a month ago. It still...

  49. Prozac - Good or bad?
    ... do from depression. Recently, they put my on lexapro . It helps anxiety and depression both. The only side...

  50. Hi, I'm new and have depression, possibly psychosis
    ... years and recently had a set back and my Dr. added lexapro . It works on anxiety and depression. I'm starting...

  51. What else along with depression?
    ... that comes with being depressed keeps me busy. The lexapro is working, but I wish the sleepy part would wear...
    ... hope your dinner is nice tomorrow night (toasting to Lexapro !). John, ya, a little ocd here, but mainly with...

  52. New here
    ... SMILE?" It makes me feel even more depressed.I take Lexapro 20mg and Wellbutrin 150mg. I just needed someone to...

  53. Vicious Cycle
    ... Sooo back to the psychiatrist. He added 10 mgs of lexapro . It's working, but it makes me sleepy. I guess I will...

  54. Okay I'm ready to try again
    ... mean by the coming off part. The last one I tried was Lexapro . I will take something for no more than a month get...
    ... support you and help each other. I went bonkers on Lexapro and that is how I found out I have adverse reactions...
    ... I was on amiltriptyline (elavil) and still am. The lexapro was added and is working ok but making me sleepy still...
    ... Well we decided to try the Lexapro again. I'm already having the pain in my cheeks and...

  55. 2 weeks on Paxil- daydreaming and not able to focus. Normal side-effect?
    ... the drug. Nothing about Paxil, Zoloft, Prozac, Lexapro , Luvox or Celexa is "normal"....
    ... over 20 years, but had a back slide last year. I'm on lexapro now and it doesn't make me feel like I'm taking anything...

  56. what dose of lex.are you on
    ... When I was on Lexapro it made me very sleepy but restless at the same time ... hadn't happened. I also yawned constantly when on Lexapro . The doctor switched me to Zoloft and the being tired ... doctor and ask about lowering the dose to 5 mg of the Lexapro . Also if she's crying during the day it's not working...
    ... Hi!! The lexapro is still making me sleepy. I went back to taking half...
    ... they make a person tired. In my experience though the Lexapro made me soooooo tired I was like a walking zombie...
    ... what the doc decided on for my sister. She kept the Lexapro the same for now but thinks she does better with a...
    ... for the update on your sister. I really think the lexapro sticks around longer on some people. I still have...
    ... reacts to the Geodon. I hope it works well with the Lexapro . Hopefully it will keep her from worrying so much...

  57. Can Someone Tell Me How Paxil Cr Made Them Feel The First Week?

  58. Addicted And In Pain!!
    ... Hello Friends, The good news is the lexapro is working for me. Now the bad news. After my surgery ... will be even worse tomorrow. I am so thankful for the lexapro . It is helping me a little through this. My amiltrptyline...
    ... taken amiltriptyline for over 20 years, and recently lexapro was added. I have been on the lexapro over a month...
    ... you're going through this! I'm glad you've got the Lexapro and amitrypteline (sp?) to maybe help balance some ... So, being nosey here, did you go up from 10 mg. of Lexapro yet? I don't recall. Just want you to know I'm thinking...
    ... Hi Diane, I'm on the full 10 mg's of lexapro and I know it's working. Right now I'm having headaches...

  59. supplements along side antidepressants
    ... multivitamin, maybe extra B12. I started taking Lexapro a week ago. It has helped some already....
    ... I started taking lexapro a month ago, and felt better in a few days. The longer...
    ... and maybe more for bipolar. It's been 2 weeks on Lexapro , and alot of my bad physical feelings in my head and ... away. I've taken paxil before for two years, and lexapro seems to be alot "softer" on my body; it doesn't feel...

  60. ADHD and fibromyalgia......makes depression so much harder....
    ... Thanks so much for all of the responses. I am on Lexapro ...BUT...started taking it AFTER all of these problems...

  61. Help Terrible relaps
    ... but I just feel worst. Tomorrow they changing me to Lexapro . I need help, I can't function, even walk outside...
    ... alot recently. The loss of your pet was enough. The lexapro may help you feel a little better. It may make you ... lately. Good luck to you, keep us posted on how the Lexapro does for you....
    ... years. Recently I had a set back and my Dr. put me on lexapro . I felt some good results very soon, but I've only...
    ... Thanks for the replys. I saw my DR today and started on Lexapro . I'm praying this will help. Last night was not too...

  62. check out what I read today
    ... the people on those meds. My second thought was... lexapro don't fail me now. lol I appreciate knowing the...

  63. The cover up
    ... amiltriptyline worked for me. Then I got awful low, but the lexapro is helping now. It treats depression and anxiety....

  64. sickness causing depression?
    ... long history of depression. Decided to start taking lexapro , a week ago, and it has already cleared alot of the...

  65. finding the right AD
    ... two you are/were on. Are they also SSRI's (such as Lexapro , Paxil, Prozac, etc)? Have you talked to your Doctor...

  66. feel like a failure
    ... anyway and they are understanding. I was on prozac, lexapro and now effexor. It has helped a lot. Dont give...
    ... more I withdrew from life. My psychiatrist put me on lexapro and things are falling into place now. I feel better...

  67. Trying to decide whether to take meds..
    ... me numb emotionally..I tried most of them..Zoloft, Lexapro , Prozac, Cymbalta (which I believe is an SSNRI), etc...
    ... NOPE. I really do need something though. I liked how Lexapro made me feel as far as looking forward to things but...
    ... years, and it worked great until my recent downfall. Lexapro was added about a month ago. It's usually taken at...

  68. so tired
    ... antidepressants. Amiltriptyline (200mg at bedtime) and Lexapro was just started about a month ago. So far it has...
    ... antidepressants. Amiltriptyline (200mg at bedtime) and Lexapro was just started about a month ago. So far it has...

  69. Effexor XR. Dosage Increase.
    ... understand why I'm taking this amount. I was put on lexapro about a month ago, but still on the amil triptyline ... psychiatrist thinks I need more, I will go o 20 mg's. The lexapro hasn't had time to reach it's full effect yet, but...

  70. I am at rock bottom, and need someone to take a look at this
    ... 1 mg of xanx, 25 mg's of librium, and just start lexapro about a month ago. I had a very major surgery in...

  71. Cymbalta and muscle twitching…this may surprise you!!!
    ... I have been on lexapro about a month. I notice some muscle twitching at night ... everyday. However, I never had any twitching before the lexapro . Hope you get to the bottom of this soon. Take Care...
    ... I quit all meds till about 6 weeks ago and tried lexapro ......bad choice same thing started all over....So...

  72. I Hope Someone Can Indentify With This!!
    ... been terrible and it's not getting any better. The lexapro was working so well. I'm not sure it's the AD that...

  73. Anyone experience weight gain on effexor?
    ... I had been taking Lexapro , but I switched to Effexor. The lexapro made me feel...
    ... plenty will disagree. I think it would be better than lexapro , as far as the weight gain issue goes....

  74. taking pain meds when on AD's
    ... I'm sorry you're in pain. I am on amiltriptyline, lexapro , xanax, and librium. When I had the bone removed in ... keep working with them. I have been on all but the lexapro for many years. After surgery I was on a morphine...

  75. Currently taking Cymbalta.....add Wellbutrin ?
    ... agitation is infrequent. Some people take Wellbutrin and Lexapro , which seem to balance the negative effects of eachother ... . The Lexapro seems to help with longer-term anxiety. But from the...