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Epilepsy board

  1. Epilepsy and depression? Please respond.
    ... accustomed to if that makes any sense. i was put on lexapro and have been on that actually for about 18 months...
    ... accustomed to if that makes any sense. i was put on lexapro and have been on that actually for about 18 months...
    ... self-diagnosed social anxiety disorder!) Fortunately lexapro has really helped with both the depression and the...

  2. antidepressants and epilepsy
    ... after i had my last child in june of 2002 i was put on lexapro and had no increase in seizures and very good results...
    ... Hi, I have taken Lexapro and Celexa both had caused problems for me with my...

Headaches & Migraines board

  1. I'm only 18 and having headaches!
    ... What medication were you taking for anxiety? I talk lexapro . And for migraines I take relpax. They seem to work...

  2. Back of head headache...
    ... months now. Been to a couple of doctors, they gave me Lexapro (because Topamax can influence kidney stones, which...

  3. Migraine Assoc. Dizziness & Pregnancy
    ... was a 24/7 dizzy, off balance, rocking nightmare. Lexapro helped me tremendously and I am now off of that medication ... through while chasing a two year old also! Would the Lexapro help again?? I'm 99% sure that my MAD was brought...

  4. topamax for migraine???
    ... I started with Lexapro to help with 24/7 dizziness, but it didn't help the...
    ... by dizzymommy; I also had the same experience with Lexapro . It didn't do anything at all for my migraines; however ... Lexapro did make me really hungry. It might be a good treatment...

  5. Last week was pretty bad...ahhh!!! Need some answers, plwease
    ... please help!! Also, anyone know whether Fiorinal and Lexapro could interact? Thanks! Daisy...

  6. daily chronic headache
    ... to an abrupt end one month after I started taking Lexapro for anxiety. Have since been off of the Lexapro...

  7. Tension headaches at night
    ... guard at night for that. I am already on the SSRI Lexapro for bipolar disorder, so that isn't helping me. I...

  8. has anyone tried Cymbalta for really bad headaches
    ... have them daily and am on verapamil. I'm also no lexapro daily and ativan as needed for panic attacks. The...

  9. Get Lightheaded from Reading
    ... exercising - Neck is always stiff I've tried: - Lexapro : didn't like it and it didn't seem to help; I don...

  10. Low frequency sound migraine
    ... earplugs and Bose headphones, and I take both Lyrica and Lexapro and still can feel the headache coming on. Any advice...

  11. Topomax for Migraines
    ... a day, only 5 mg. At this time, I am taking 5 mg. Lexapro . I read on the internet that the Topomax is primarily...
    ... My prescription is 25 mg. I made a mistake. My Lexapro is 5 mg. I'm still reluctant to take it. I had it...

  12. Re: worsening headache, weird feeling/brain fog
    ... behind eyes, I couldn't even go outside, it was awful. Lexapro was a LIFESAVER for me. With each increase in dosage ... things like florescent lighting. I am now off of the lexapro and on my final sliver of topamax. I'm so sorry your...

  13. Imitrex and SSRI Medications-OK?
    ... should use caution if you take an SSRI medication (like Lexapro , Zoloft, Paxil, Celexa, Prozac, etc) and Imitrex....

  14. Has anyone ever heard of this...
    ... day. He put me on the following...Depakote 500 mg... Lexapro 10mg...Prednisone 20mg...Furosemide 20mg...Ranitidine150mg...

  15. Stadol nose spray?
    ... migrane headaches and they just recently put me on lexapro for my depression that just set in. Today I called...

  16. chronic tension headaches
    ... don't feel normal anymore! Anyway. He put me on Lexapro saying it was used to treat headaches as well as depression...
    ... I hope you feel better soon. Let me know how the Lexapro goes. Doctors keep trying to give me anti-depressants...
    ... doing a little better (knock on wood). Maybe the Lexapro the doctor put me on is really working. I still have...
    ... that day to get my results he decided to put me on Lexapro and see how that helped. It's an anxiety/depression...

  17. Headache in the back of head
    ... solution to get rid of this sort of pain? And can lexapro cause this? i have had it for 2 days and it is tremendously...
    ... How long have you been on Lexapro ? :) Headaches is just one of its side effects. ...

  18. Lightheadedness/pressure in ears
    ... weak i have bad acid reflux as well and have been on Lexapro for over a year.. im getting a CT done Friday to...

  19. Silent but painful
    ... stroke, but it could be just stress and put me on Lexapro 5mg daily with the Ativan twice daily. With that I...

  20. Anyone experience menstral headaches?
    ... were causing them in the first place. I am also on Lexapro , an anti-depressant, and that could e hekping my headaches...
    ... I'm also on Lexapro and it's not done a thing for my migraines. Like you...
    ... scf - how funny that you are on Lexapro too. Anyway, I'm pretty sure it was the Ovcon 35 helping ... had them more than 10 years and I've only been on Lexapro about 5 months, but I have heard of other people getting...
    ... :) I tried to stop taking Lexapro and unfortunately, I just couldn't do it. I thought...
    ... :) I tried to stop taking Lexapro and unfortunately, I just couldn't do it. I thought...

  21. Please Help! panic and atypical migraines
    ... helped with this. My neurologist wrote me an Rx for Lexapro since he said it had a milder side effect profile...
    ... that discourage you. I tried zoloft, paxil, effexor, lexapro (this was the most tolerable), inderal, topamax(BAAAAAD ... the smalllest dosage possible, I would opt for the lexapro over the topamax though. The side effects of that...

  22. Preventative Meds?
    ... My neurologist just put me on Lexapro as a preventative. She also wrote me a prescription ... been a few days. Today was only my 3rd day of taking Lexapro . So far I don't like it. I've been exhausted the entire...
    ... I wanted to update you.... well, I took the Lexapro for a few days, I started it on Thurs. and Sunday ... Wed.) I had a migraine, so during it I took a half a Lexapro (I took a half of one for 3 days, then started a whole ... get them. I guess it just took a few days for the Lexapro to get into my system, because I felt ok last night...

  23. Perfume/Scents
    ... month and I think I will ask to be taken off of those, Lexapro . I'm interested to know why MZ MIGRAINE thinks you...

  24. Strange head pains, dizziness, weakness, SCARY! PLEASE HELP!!!
    ... really wierd. I am currently taking Centhroid, Lexapro , Vitamin B Complex, Skelaxin(muscle relaxer), and...

  25. Migraine "Auras" Interfere with my life....
    ... suffers from this is NOT lucky. Since I began the Lexapro the auras seem to be better, I took Topamax which ... could not function. I am currently just taking the Lexapro only because my neurologist feels that if I can take...

  26. Topamax Question
    ... part in all this too. He also gave me samples of Lexapro for Anxiety. I told him I'd try anything to make...
    ... from the Topamax. I'm sure that's why he gave me the Lexapro for Anxiety. I've been on it for 4 days and obviously...
    ... dose yet? I don't really think the anti-anxiety ( Lexapro ) meds have really made a huge difference in my whole...
    ... doctor on Friday. I asked him to take me off of the Lexapro , anti-anxiety pills. Hopefully now my increased appetite...

  27. Daughter suffering with daily migraines
    ... migraines come from a low serotonin level. I take Lexapro and Lamictal for bipolar disorder. I am 39 and my...

  28. Localized Headache On Back Of Head
    ... I get these kinds of headaches from Lexapro (ssri for depression), except they are lower, but ... somewhere, where this is one of the side affects of Lexapro . Hope you get better soon :)...
    ... I get these kinds of headaches from Lexapro (ssri for depression), except they are lower, but ... somewhere, where this is one of the side affects of Lexapro . Hope you get better soon :) I take Lexapro but...

  29. BAM and fluttering sounds
    ... of my symptoms fit into that category. He gave me lexapro and I'm to go back in 8 weeks. My question is ... just keeps getting harder. I'm not liking this lexapro at all. I've only taken it twice but I feel very...
    ... having too? Please explain. And why would they give Lexapro for it? That's an ssri!! I've been prescribed Lex...
    ... inner ear dysfunction. I was very afraid to start the lexapro . I suggest starting slow and halving the dose and ... visual problems associated with my migraines. The lexapro had me zoned out a couple days that I sat and watched...

  30. letter I wrote to my Dr need opnions asap
    ... my headaches are worse. I'm supposed to be taking Lexapro for my anxiety, (true, i do worry A LOT about myself ... keeps my headaches worse, and also I can't start on my Lexapro , (so I can function and not be such a worry-wart) ... , because Ultram and Lexapro don't mix. I just don't know what to do. I told my...

  31. Lexapro
    ... over increased amount of sweating and I used to be on Lexapro myself. I tried it because a doctor said once that...
    ... :) I have been using lexapro for 9 months now, I find that I am hot all the time...

  32. Neurontin
    ... you've found anything that has worked? I've tried Lexapro , Zoloft, Xanax, Amitriptyline, Atenolol and now the...

  33. Migrain Auras?
    ... I have tried neurontin - got sick, passed out from Lexapro . I am taking Migralieve and advil - I doubt that...

  34. People with migraines please help!
    ... need to take like 5 advil and 3 aleve. Now, I am on Lexapro for panic attacks, and can't take either. So, I don...

  35. anyone else get this type of headache?
    ... that i often cause myself to panic. The dr had me on lexapro for my panic/anxiety, i was taking them but was getting ... till i go back and see him again, i know it was the lexapro because when i quit taking it the headache seemed...
    ... that i often cause myself to panic. The dr had me on lexapro for my panic/anxiety, i was taking them but was getting ... till i go back and see him again, i know it was the lexapro because when i quit taking it the headache seemed...

  36. I am really down this morning...
    ... an good SSRI(low side effect one like wellbutrin or lexapro ) since chronic pain goes hand in hand with depression...

  37. Lexapro for migraine suppression?
    ... I know Lexapro is an antidepressant but my Dr has prescribed it to ... riboflavin and 500 mg magnesium a day with the 5 mg Lexapro to try and control the migraines. I get up to 6 a ... advance for any info ;) the first 2 weeks on lexapro can be horrible. made me sick to my stomach too. but...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. questions
    ... advil for face pain all day! He switched me from Lexapro to Prozac. He said the Prozac will help with stress...

  2. Looking for people who have dealt with MS 25+ years
    ... now having to take Amantadine for the fatigue and Lexapro for the depression which I think are both worse because...
    ... the chance to take Amantadine for the fatigue and Lexapro for the depression, but I told the doctor I preferred...
    ... the chance to take Amantadine for the fatigue and Lexapro for the depression, but I told the doctor I preferred...
    ... the chance to take Amantadine for the fatigue and Lexapro for the depression, but I told the doctor I preferred...
    ... now having to take Amantadine for the fatigue and Lexapro for the depression which I think are both worse because...
    ... now having to take Amantadine for the fatigue and Lexapro for the depression which I think are both worse because...

  3. Copaxone & Hives or Bad Reactions
    ... feeling so frustrated over the mental fog. I was put on Lexapro to calm the anxiety and fight the depression. It ... now almost two months off of everything except the lexapro and feeling trendously better. My eyesight has cleared...

  4. Re: Update on Neuro visit-Long
    ... requested refills of Zanaflex, Lyrica, Detrol LA, Xanax, Lexapro , Baclofen and Tramadol. He only had samples of Tramadol...

  5. I need some advice, please help...looking for answers...
    ... should be under 20. Neuro says I'm fine, offers me Lexapro and refers me to a phychiatrist (he thought I was...

  6. Lexapro
    ... I was on Lexapro for about a year and a half. I had success with it ... have in the past taken other anti-depressants and Lexapro agreed with me the most. I took mine at night so...
    ... In fact Lexapro prevents you from gaining weight - you hardly have...
    ... way! :) LA [QUOTE=Moldova;3582512]In fact Lexapro prevents you from gaining weight - you hardly have...
    ... LA [QUOTE=kimpossible67;3582082]I was on Lexapro for about a year and a half. I had success with it ... have in the past taken other anti-depressants and Lexapro agreed with me the most. I took mine at night so...
    ... Lexapro is a good anti-depressant because the side effects...
    ... Well, we all respond to meds differently. Lexapro helped a bit with anxiety, but did nothing for depression...
    ... I took 10mg Lexapro for several weeks. I have anxiety and at times, depression ... gained weight. I can't stop eating. I am tapering off Lexapro but cutting the dose in half for a month, (started...
    ... I started my lexapro on Sunday and so far things are going fine. I know...

  7. Me, venting and sharing
    ... episodes since Jan 2002, but who knows? I have been on Lexapro since Summer 2002... Should mention I am a September...
    ... You might talk to doc re a different dosage of Lexapro or another antidepresant. Personally, I found Lexapro...
    ... the one that works for you. What Daphne said about Lexapro being a little better for anxiety than depression...

  8. Need Advice (ASAP)
    ... neurologist tell me anxiety. I have started taking LExapro 2 weeks ago and feel a lot better. You really need...
    ... antidepressant that also helps w. anxiety. I was on Lexapro for a while (not sure of brand name in UK, but you...

  9. another question
    ... thing & even told me to see a phyc. He had me on Lexapro & xanex. I couldn't tell a difference at all after...
    ... thanks everyone for your input. I started taking Lexapro yesterday so I guess I will see if it takes away any...

  10. Anti Depresants
    ... Once they diagnosed me my nuero immediatly put me on Lexapro . I have done great no problems. Except I get headaches...

  11. Depression & MS
    ... scheduled appointment to change my antidepressants from Lexapro to something else as I am easy to anger on them.....
    ... struggled a bit with depression over this disease. I took Lexapro for awhile and that seemed to help. I then decided...

  12. The enormous cost of meds is it worth it ?
    ... co-pay 1,400 for one month and the antidepressant lexapro , co-pay 350 for three months). Let's not go into the...

  13. Anyone on Betaseron
    ... Were you taking an anti depressant? I am on Lexapro because the Betaseron can cause depression. As with...

  14. New Here... Jumping in with a BANG!!!!
    ... to my diagnosis is due to that. I am on betaseron, lexapro , xanax as needed, and viagra as needed. I feel I have...

  15. I'm new!!! Heres my story
    ... name Hanksmom! :) I take Betaseron, Nuerotin, Lexapro and Provigil....
    ... Lexapro and Nurontin is quite a combo.....maybe very needed...
    ... name Hanksmom! :) I take Betaseron, Nuerotin, Lexapro and Provigil....

  16. anxiety about neuro visit & stomach pain
    ... are on anti-anxiety/anti-depression drugs. I was on Lexapro for a couple of years--didn't know how anxious i was...

  17. how long should shaking last?
    ... spinal tap that I have MS. Avonex since 12-06 Lexapro since 2-07...

  18. Im Losing It
    ... t know what to to do at the time but I added more lexapro . and things did settle down too. But hopefully your...

  19. The Guinea Pig Syndrome
    ... there, any suggestions? He also added something to my Lexapro , it's generic and written Mellaril 10 mg. He told...

  20. Hot flashes anyone?
    ... ve taken (neurontin, copaxone, provigil, effexor, lexapro ) did not have any impact on my hot flashes or night...

  21. Tell me what you think? Symptoms
    ... tried Topamax (which did work for awhile) and now, Lexapro (for depression) that doesn't help at all, period...

  22. I'm done
    ... I am on lexapro , an antidepressent with anxiety elements in it. I...
    ... sticks out like a tumor. This is NORMAL? I'am on Lexapro , someone asked that, I've been on it more than a year...

  23. Avonex and depression
    ... that might have caused it). My neurologist put me on Lexapro , 20 mg., it has antianxiety and depression-relief ... for most, but I have been very fortunate. One little Lexapro pill a day keeps the crying jags at bay. :)...

  24. Injection Site Reaction w/Copaxone
    ... .love it! Oh heck, I'm ALREADY depressed, I take Lexapro and have now for about a year. So hopefully I've...

  25. Does Ms Cause You Bad Pain ?
    ... FONT="Arial Black"][/FONT] My husband is taking Lexapro and about 5 Viciodin a day for pain and he still hurts...

  26. CombiRx phase three trial
    ... Thank you Nikki and PghGuy. I was taking Lexapro for awhile. My family doctor, bless his heart, has...

  27. I Confess:
    ... on some kind of anti-depressant but I dont wanna us Lexapro or Wellbrune.. I confess sometimes I dont even...
    ... on some kind of anti-depressant but I dont wanna us Lexapro or Wellbrune.. I confess sometimes I dont even wanna...

  28. World is divided into three groups
    ... progression, I am currently not on any meds except for lexapro to help me sleep and try and improve my memory crap...

  29. diagnoses or ?
    ... effect has been depression, which is treated with Lexapro , an SSRI type antidepressent.... it works fine. I...

  30. Copaxone v. Avonex
    ... and fortunately, I have responded very well to the Lexapro SSRI antidepressant my Neuro put me on. I wish you...

  31. Given up
    ... sure I shouldn't be drinking at all. I started on Lexapro about 2 wks. ago in order to deal with the depression...
    ... I started Lexapro this past week, too. (Was crying like crazy ...) At...

  32. Avonex Depression?
    ... responding. Neuro came to the rescue with a script for Lexapro , 10 MG. Should be 4-6 weeks for final effectiveness...

  33. To Oliver Bocca about antidepressant for MS...
    ... thanks for thinking of me. I have been put on Lexapro , which works on anxiety (kind of like a mild valium...

  34. Does this sound like MS? Don't know where to turn for answers!
    ... doctor is missing something. I just started 10 mg Lexapro two days ago and I am going to give the meds two months...
    ... just went for a checkup. My plan is to give the Lexapro a fair try and see if the symptoms could be depression...

  35. Need Answers
    ... concentrated. He diagnosed me with SAD an prescribed Lexapro . Its now 9 nine day or so later my numbness has turned...

  36. feelings of dread
    ... alot and finally started taking an antidepressant Lexapro . It has no side affects and I no longer feel sad,...