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  1. sooo depressed
    ... always struggled in school. My doctor perscribed me lexapro and it doesnt work, i dont know if taking it with ... or my dose just isnt high enough(does anyone take lexapro that can tell me there dose?).I'm extremely depressed...
    ... I wa son Lexapro 10mg twice a day, I think. did not help me one bit...

  2. Depression causing me not to work
    ... as bad as some people have had here. I just tried lexapro for about 6 weeks and it did absolutely nothing good...
    ... Effexor along with BusPar-they did nothing. Tried Lexapro for roughly 6 weeks, did good for anxiety, but no ... it actully kinda scared me) during the 6th week of Lexapro , my anxiety went haywire and seriosuly crippled me...

  3. How to deal with depression?
    ... But if going on a low dose anti-depressant (I take Lexapro ) helps you through this difficult time than I would...

  4. New to this board - have questions about effexor and other stuff...
    ... of it over a period of 4 weeks. I am currently on Lexapro and Lamictal (mood stabilizer). Go with your instincts...

  5. I must go back on meds. I lost control
    ... nite. Soo, I will take a half tablet of 20mgs Lexapro and see if this helps. A low dose. I've tried to...
    ... surley relate with your recent experience. I was on lexapro for ~ 2 years (8 years on ssri's altogether) and recently ... reason.[/INDENT][INDENT]I was prescribed 20 mg/day of lexapro , and found that I felt better on 10 mg/day. This was...
    ... go later. I, too, had to return to my med ( lexapro ) at one point. I was ready to hurt myself, so there ... ..in a much different fashion. I've been off the lexapro since September 3rd, and the wellbutrin since October...
    ... i too had a small breakdown at work after stopping lexapro a few weeks ago. I just cant control the weepiness...
    ... one day. I had the same experience coming off of lexapro . I'm here if you want to talk... :)...
    ... again for your posts. I have been breaking a 20 mg Lexapro tablet in half since I started this thread and I notice...

  6. that did NOT go well...
    ... Some people report losing weight while on Lexapro . I lost a bit and I did not gain any weight while ... on Lexapro ....

  7. Well, 2 months w/o meds and.....
    ... No, no, I still can't. Started back last night on lexapro , and I am feeling better today. I gave it my best...
    ... start another ssri, but NOT paxil. This time with lexapro withdrawal, I didn't feel bad at first, but gradually...

  8. ssri's vs. tricyclics
    ... only push the new meds. I had a horrible reaction to lexapro & also effexor xr....

  9. Have I done the right thing?
    ... the prior medication. I am currently going off of Lexapro and onto Wellbutrin and i'm not very pleasant at the...

  10. Welliburtin ???????
    ... difficult for me to distinguish how since I was prescribed lexapro at the same time, then was having withdraw from the ... lexapro while still on the wellbutrin. A lot of people on...

  11. lexapro and diarreah
    ... I've been on lexapro since may and it does not bother my stomach. Other...
    ... YES. I have ibs and lexapro has caused me constant, daily diarrhea. It is not ... drugs are know to cause this. I just started back on lexapro after stopping it for 2 months. I would rather have...

  12. my son has just started lexapro
    ... because of problems reported recently about SSRI's ( lexapro is an SSRI) and adolescents. Apparently there is a ... gone through the first few weeks of weaning on to Lexapro , I can see how an immature, inexperienced person ...
    ... You'd want to be very careful with the lexapro ...it keeps many people at some evel of depression...
    ... update well we have done 2 weeks of the lexapro at first i thought it was going to help but the second ... going to start counsoling on monday and stopped the lexapro i talk to him everyday about his feelingings he said...

  13. Anti Depressant, Easy way out?
    ... tried zoloft and now i'm switching from effexor to lexapro ) and plenty of other people have had the same experience...

  14. Am I golden?...
    ... Hey all! I've been on Lexapro for, I'm guessing, about a month now, and I have never...
    ... When I took Lexapro , I HATED IT, It made me worse!!! :) But people are...
    ... When I took Lexapro , I HATED IT, It made me worse!!! :) But people are...

  15. How to Help a Family Member with Depression
    ... Zoloft for about 6 weeks and now they changed her to Lexapro ....She still has those negative feelings of worthlessness...

  16. Alcohol, Sleeping Tablets and Valium
    ... Unfortunately, I don't have an answer! I was on lexapro and had to add Trazadone to sleep. Anybody?...

  17. Advice on Weaning off Meds????
    ... off for 18 years. This last round was 2 years on lexapro and trazadone, plus some wellbutrin after a while ... withdrawal, I had to put myself back on 10 mgs of my lexapro for a week or so, just to level my body back out....

  18. Weight gain on Effexor
    ... also take Wellbutrin SR 1oo mg. I didn't gain on Lexapro either. I do exercise an hour a day but yet I've read...
    ... aout them pills, but the one I DO know about is the Lexapro . It made my depression WORSE. I read alot of posts...

  19. HI I'm new here
    ... was feeling. I now had my 2nd baby and I am on Lexapro and I am enjoying this experience so much. I feel...

  20. depression
    ... kinds though the only one that did not work for me is Lexapro . I hate it. I wouldn't take it if I were you. It might...

  21. I have to get off of Effexor...
    ... the withdrawal from it is horrible) and i'm starting lexapro and trazodone in a few days. good luck getting off...

  22. Just wanted to say....
    ... I posted a while back about being put on Lexapro . I just have to say it was the best thing that I ever ... better (the cause of my depression). Whether it be Lexapro , Paxil or Prosac, I urge you to try it if you need...
    ... this bored can feel the way you are right now. I took Lexapro and it made me worse and I hated it. But people are...
    ... Lexapro seemed to work great for me for several weeks, then...
    ... drug. That was point, that it's OK if you have too. Lexapro just happened to be the one they put me on, and I...
    ... drug. That was point, that it's OK if you have too. Lexapro just happened to be the one they put me on, and I...

  23. Depression, here is my story
    ... with depression just to return. My Doc, put me on Lexapro , I could not take it..I felt like a pin-ball machine...
    ... with depression just to return. My Doc, put me on Lexapro , I could not take it..I felt like a pin-ball machine...
    ... I'm glad someone else posted that too... Lexapro made me better than I was initially, but then kept ... MMmmm, yes....HEAD ZAPS! Been there, done that. Lexapro sucked for me. Two years on Lexapro and Trazadone...
    ... Sunday, September 3rd was my last day of lexapro ....October 3rd my last day of wellbutrin xl. I can ... several reasons. This is my second time coming off the lexapro . The first time around, I followed my doctor's instruction ... weeks. Alltogether an 11 week taper. Once off the lexapro , I gave my body 2 weeks to adjust to no lexapro. ...
    ... summer I slept..So that is when doc changed my meds to: Lexapro , Zoloft with the effexlor. I did have to wean off...
    ... summer I slept..So that is when doc changed my meds to: Lexapro , Zoloft with the effexlor. I did have to wean off...
    ... Lexapro eh? I'll have to look that one up. It has just the...

  24. I'm not sure what I can do.
    ... makes me tired alot.) The one you shouldn't try is LEXAPRO !!! omg!!! It made me WORSE!!! My suicidal thoughts...
    ... like that again. now my new doc is putting me on 10mg lexapro , and she also prescribed trazodone to help me sleep...
    ... like that again. now my new doc is putting me on 10mg lexapro , and she also prescribed trazodone to help me sleep...
    ... to laugh at ANYTHING quite awhile back. :D Lexapro , huh? (I read your interest on another thread). Just...
    ... to laugh at ANYTHING quite awhile back. :D Lexapro , huh? (I read your interest on another thread). Just...
    ... meds on sunday so i'm still getting used to them. the lexapro seems fine, but whenever i take a trazodone before...
    ... meds on sunday so i'm still getting used to them. the lexapro seems fine, but whenever i take a trazodone before...

  25. Lexapro? Anyone even heard of this drug?
    ... you stop using the other meds? I have been taking Lexapro for about 6 months now. I was taken off of Effexor ... mood stabilizer twice a day. I have found that the Lexapro works so much better than Prozac. I was severely...
    ... just found out yesterday...anyway he told me that Lexapro is one of the milder SSRIs - he was going to try me...
    ... I'm a 44 year old guy taking 40mg of lexapro for depression since may. First expect a 30 pound...
    ... i am on 20 mg of lexapro , i started taking it in february because i got diagnosed ... messes with emoitions and whatnot. before i was on lexapro , about the first 2 months of being diagnosed with ... s ice cream so i broke down. but once i was put on lexapro i have been able to control my emotions and ups and...
    ... I was on Lexapro for about five weeks and it really didn't do anything ... those things that you mentioned too before taking Lexapro . The only thing is, there doesn't seem to be any depression ... people don't say these things about. I've only been on Lexapro and Effexor and Lexapro was much milder....
    ... know, that's just my opinion. Well, when I tried that lexapro , I cut a couple more times too. It is HORRIBLE!!! ... taking, 60 mg a day. You should get that. :) DOWN WITH LEXAPRO !!! :)...
    ... and only time I ever had thoughts of that was during lexapro withdrawal. Interesting, huh? How long have you...
    ... DOWN WITH LEXAPRO !!! I don't think you need to be so harsh. Just...
    ... hope those of us who have had a rough time on the lexapro haven't upset you greatly. No two bodies are alike ... able to read about some other people's experience on Lexapro , some things might have fallen in place and made sense...

  26. please help me
    ... dozens of anti-depressants out there...to name a few, Lexapro , Effexor, Zoloft...ect Many people have to try different...

  27. Cymbalta???
    ... that, I start to take 60 mgs. I had been taking Lexapro 10 mg - it worked wonders! - but it made my stomach ... something. My Dr said that this was similiar to Lexapro , but was a cleaner drug. So, I'll let you know...
    ... liked it, I took Celexa and it was OK, and I took Lexapro , It made me WORSE and I am 14 and now currently taking...
    ... started taking this drug this week-end, I had tried Lexapro & Effexor with no results. I don't know if they...
    ... weeks now, and think it is helping. I had been on Lexapro before and got nothing from it. I have been on antidepress...

  28. I like Effexor XL--am I the only one???
    ... that reason alone. I also did not gain on Prozac or Lexapro and wonder why so many woman say they gain. Does it...
    ... I have taken wellbutrin. I have taken lexapro . I have taken lexapro AND wellbutrin. Each experience...
    ... REALLY addicting and it is hard to get off of. I took Lexapro and I hated it so much!!! It made my depression WORSE...

  29. What Anti-Depressants do you recommend?
    ... that have good sife effect profiles are Celexa and Lexapro , but like I said, every drug is different for every...

  30. Effexor - experiences
    ... never had any major problems till I was prescribed lexapro . But that doesn't mean you will. That is MY body...

  31. I need help ASAP, VERY worried!
    ... Keep in mind that meds take weeks to months to work. Lexapro started working in 4 days for me though....

  32. Anyone else suffered for many years?
    ... that you shouldn't try that I have taken, one word... LEXAPRO !!! It made my depression WORSE!!! Well, I hope you...

  33. Being a young adult with depression/anxiety
    ... be. I don't want any SSRi's-they made me worse. ( Lexapro , Zoloft) I don't want to take a pill every day to...

  34. Scared to take Paxil
    ... vertigo, burning sensations on my face). I tried Lexapro a couple of months ago - took one 20mg pill and passed ... terrified to take it because of the reaction to the Lexapro . Anyone ever have this happen and then have a good...
    ... never took another one. Then a year ago, i started on lexapro . I took 5 mg at first for about a week, then 10 mg ... but just went back on it a few days ago. So give lexapro another try, just at a smaller dose. I've heard bad...
    ... lot of the ssri's). I personally didn't do well on Lexapro either. But maybe by cutting/spreading out the dose...

  35. Another question about Lexapro
    ... and Fallon. If yours is anything like mine you need lexapro . hehehehe She's a crazy little girl and God love ... and over heating at the simplest of tasks. I LOVE Lexapro . I have no side effects. If I did they were so small ... NOPE! I saw anger in myself like no body's business. Lexapro was a God send and I am not angry at those "little ... it contains caffience and that can counter act with Lexapro . Your supposed to stop or lower all sugar (because...
    ... just call her about taking the Total Lean with the Lexapro . I thought it might counteract it so I'll just call ... was just me. Also, one other question for you all on Lexapro . What time of the day do you all take it and does...
    ... back about things this weekend. Hopefully that is the Lexapro working.I have another question though. Has anyone...

  36. People who have taken prozac.....
    ... about it. I have tried zoloft(really did not like!!!), lexapro , paxil and effexor...do u think prozac could be a...
    ... to all the other stories that you might hear about lexapro or wellbrutin at first i found it hard sleeping...
    ... about it. I have tried zoloft(really did not like!!!), lexapro , paxil and effexor...do u think prozac could be a...

  37. Effectiveness of taking 2 meds
    ... considering switching medicaitons from Remeron to Lexapro . I have been told that if you take the two at the...
    ... you... do you know if it is combined with Celexa or Lexapro at all... ?when I was cross tapering Celexa with remeron...
    ... my shrink tomorrow as I want to talk about being on Lexapro (which is a more potent Celexa) and remeron. I just...

  38. Can stress flare up GAD in someone with depression?
    ... fell apart. I just saw my doc - she prescribed Lexapro for the meantime until life calms down. I will also...

  39. anyone gone from Celexa to Lexapro?
    ... I haven't been on celexa but I am on Lexapro now. I am on 10mg and it doesn't seem to be doing ... other people on this board say great things about lexapro , so maybe it will do you good....
    ... I did it and Lexapro is great! Started at 10mg's -now at 20 and feel so ... better! Celexa was okay,but no side effects at all with Lexapro .Do it!...
    ... I don't have any side effects on Lexapro either except a little tiredness sometimes....

  40. lightheaded from lexapro withdrawal
    ... [QUOTE=kari d]I've been on lexapro 20 mg for 1 year. I just tapered off a few weeks...

  41. Trying life without ADs, losing weight gained while on ADs... fighting depression...
    ... started creeping back up on me, so I went back to taking Lexapro this time (I was on Zoloft for 5 years before). Hope...
    ... started creeping back up on me, so I went back to taking Lexapro this time (I was on Zoloft for 5 years before). Hope...
    ... of the SSRI's ( ie Zoloft, Luvox, Paxil , Prozac, Lexapro , Celexa) seemed to have made any difference except ... thoughts. Gained about 8 pounds whilst on 20mgs Lexapro . I noticed it was the appetite that increased and...
    ... of the SSRI's ( ie Zoloft, Luvox, Paxil , Prozac, Lexapro , Celexa) seemed to have made any difference except...
    ... i'm doing what you're doing... after one year on lexapro , i'm about 20 pounds heavier. I started tapering ... exercising, but i know it will take a few months to get the lexapro completely out of my body. The only withdrawal symptom ... weird lightheadedness feeling 24/7. Also, while on lexapro i couldn't cry... or show emotion...now i cry at the...
    ... anything to do with it? If i take a lower dose of lexapro (10 mg instead of 20 mg) do you think that will help...
    ... anything to do with it? If i take a lower dose of lexapro (10 mg instead of 20 mg) do you think that will help...
    ... number of these posts! By the way, i have been off the lexapro for over a month, the wellbutrin, only a couple of...
    ... number of these posts! By the way, i have been off the lexapro for over a month, the wellbutrin, only a couple of...
    ... number of these posts! By the way, i have been off the lexapro for over a month, the wellbutrin, only a couple of...
    ... know that?) :) Anyway, I have been off the lexapro for over a month. The wellbutrin, only 2 weeks. ...
    ... know that?) :) Anyway, I have been off the lexapro for over a month. The wellbutrin, only 2 weeks. ...
    ... having this problem frequently since coming off the lexapro . But it is worse with the allergy med, and it never ... recommend it. That is how I have managed to wean off the lexapro (closely followed by Wellbutrin). That and extra...
    ... difficult...and compared to the hell of getting off lexapro , it has been easier). I just want my life back. ...
    ... difficult...and compared to the hell of getting off lexapro , it has been easier). I just want my life back. ...
    ... Some of the same stuff I had with withdrawal from the lexapro . Kind of an "endless" feeling. Really tired, but ... nowhere NEAR as bad as the first withdrawal from the lexapro . I'm just going to keep plugging along, though. ...
    ... Some of the same stuff I had with withdrawal from the lexapro . Kind of an "endless" feeling. Really tired, but ... nowhere NEAR as bad as the first withdrawal from the lexapro . I'm just going to keep plugging along, though. ...
    ... whats going on. I have not gone back fully on the Lexapro . I thought I might have to about 3 weeks ago but...
    ... started creeping back up on me, so I went back to taking Lexapro this time (I was on Zoloft for 5 years before). Hope ... only reason I gained weight. I didn't realize that Lexapro might have something to do with this before reading...
    ... d]i'm doing what you're doing... after one year on lexapro , i'm about 20 pounds heavier. I started tapering ... exercising, but i know it will take a few months to get the lexapro completely out of my body. The only withdrawal symptom ... weird lightheadedness feeling 24/7. Also, while on lexapro i couldn't cry... or show emotion...now i cry at the ... 100%. I did have a lot of anger and crying on the Lexapro as well. I feel better that way now (it's only been...
    ... about and also had anxiety severely. I started taking Lexapro . That worked excellent. Then I decided after about...
    ... Hi everyone! I am off Lexapro for about 2 weeks now after weaning for about a month ... stopped working, I was switched to Celexa and then Lexapro . The Lexapro (and the other AD's) has caused me to...
    ... of the SSRI's ( ie Zoloft, Luvox, Paxil , Prozac, Lexapro , Celexa) seemed to have made any difference except ... thoughts. Gained about 8 pounds whilst on 20mgs Lexapro . I noticed it was the appetite that increased and...
    ... slowly this time. I had tried before when I was on lexapro , oh my gosh did I go thru hell with it. Horrible...
    ... slowly this time. I had tried before when I was on lexapro , oh my gosh did I go thru hell with it. Horrible...
    ... wanted to take the chance again) but when i went off lexapro , man did everything hit me, My son would be leaving...
    ... maybe I would get some help here. I was weaned off Lexapro and still had (or should I say STILL having) horrid...
    ... maybe I would get some help here. I was weaned off Lexapro and still had (or should I say STILL having) horrid...
    ... sickofeffexor, I really appreciate your posts! I am on Lexapro and am going through a stressful time, otherwise I...
    ... sickofeffexor, I really appreciate your posts! I am on Lexapro and am going through a stressful time, otherwise I...
    ... something! I've also recently started tapering off of Lexapro , and I'm pretty sure that the homeopathic medicine...

  42. The weight gain is making me even more depressed!
    ... antidepressants cause weight gain? I just started taking Lexapro and gaining weight on it was one of my main concerns...
    ... antidepressants cause weight gain? I just started taking Lexapro and gaining weight on it was one of my main concerns...

  43. Prozac??????weight Gain?????
    ... was so worth it for me. Some people lose weight on Lexapro , an antidepresent. I did not gain weight while on ... lexapro . Hope this helps. Bastila...

  44. Had this feeling?
    ... anything or socialize with anyone. I just started lexapro yesterday so I am HOPING that these feelings will...
    ... like a counselor or therapist? That might help. Lexapro might end up helping also. Just don't count on a...
    ... anything or socialize with anyone. I just started lexapro yesterday so I am HOPING that these feelings will...

  45. Is anyone helped by their meds?
    ... personal experience I have been on Effexor and now on Lexapro and there doesn't seem to be much help out there for...
    ... Yes I'm on Lexapro now and it is my second medication. I think reading...
    ... on bad thoughts all the time, so I decided to try Lexapro . My sister takes it and said it works better for her...

  46. Starting Lexapro...weight gain?
    ... Hi there-I am just starting lexapro and I was curious what some of the major side effects ... (i.e. prozac). Is this true? I have been taking Lexapro for over a year and have not had any side effects ... gained any weight. I feel tons better since taking the Lexapro !...
    ... Had you tried any other antidepressants prior to the lexapro ? The only other one I've ever been on is Prozac. ... I liked it, but I'm hoping I'll like the lexapro even better. How has it helped you specifically?...
    ... I did not gain weight while on Lexapro and it is a great med. But the side effects got to...
    ... anxiety medications to them. Since I have been on Lexapro , I have had no side effects, and have had much less...
    ... Hi- Just wanted to put my 2ยข worth in. I took Lexapro 10 mg for almost 3 months. It helped my anixety and...

  47. easy weight loss after quitting meds?
    ... have any of you quit lexapro or other meds because of the weight gain? Is it easier ... had a weight gain problem before, but after taking lexapro for about a year, i'm now 20 pounds heavier and no ... weight is not coming off. So I'm tapering down the lexapro dose until i can stop completely, then i'll see if...

  48. Would Paxil help me?BuSpar problem. Depressed and havin anxiety attacks.
    ... I have been on a lot of the other SSRI's..Zoloft, Lexapro ,....was also on Effexor XR, Wellbutrin SR. I am hoping...

  49. new med thread
    ... some of the meds, I would give in and sleep more ( Lexapro ) as well as just allowing myself to be a "victim" ... trying to help myself. I also gained some weight on Lexapro . If I let that continue, the weight gain would add...
    ... this time has been much different. I was prescribed lexapro , and ended up on that ( with Trazadone and Wellbutrin ... started that. Enough to start figuring out that the lexapro wasn't so great. I started weaning off all the meds ... again, it is more apparent to me than ever that the lexapro was doing some strange things to me. I'd like to ... be careful. My doctor weaned me off Trazadone and Lexapro at the same time. Getting off the lexapro has been ... one at a time. I ended up going back on just the lexapro (not the Trazadone) and weaning off from that after...
    ... Okay , now to the thoughts of my meds.....(sigh) Lexapro made me feel weird. Unlike any other AD I had ever ... Its back to where it was, say, in May and before Lexapro . To be continued. I gotta go to work at 7.........
    ... Hey Donna, Yep. I think the lexapro keeps you at this "robot" level where it is almost...
    ... of the weight I had gained during my month or so on Lexapro . Its becoming a determination thing with me rather...
    ... back off the meds. That was before I was prescribed lexapro . This has been a whole new ball game for me this...

  50. message to Kimba28
    ... someone who is doing a really nasty withdrawal from Lexapro , it is nothing to shrug off. Given more time, you...
    ... are you doing with the fish oil? I want to give Lexapro a go. My mum has been on it and it worked for her...

  51. effexor vs wellbutrin?
    ... Wellbutrin. I took 300mg daily (XL). I also take Lexapro 20mg, which I am staying on. I'll let you know how...

  52. Lexapro dosing?
    ... thought...30mg being kind of rare. I'm glad that the Lexapro is working for you. I may have to switch to something...

  53. Any meds that don't affect sex drive! Please tell me there's at least one.
    ... A maintenance dose of Lexapro (10 mgs) does not affect my sex drive. The biggest...
    ... lexapro is the equivalent of Celexa in Canada right? Correct...
    ... lexapro is the equivalent of Celexa in Canada right? Correct ... me if i'm wrong, No, Lexapro and Celexa are two different meds, although similar ... . Lexapro was developed by isolating a part of a molecule from ... Celexa, which i believe is called an isomer. Lexapro is made up of the most potent part of Celexa in blocking ... are losing their patent on celexa. I dont believe Lexapro offers any advantages when compared to celexa at all...
    ... No, Lexapro and Celexa are two different meds, In my opinion ... are losing their patent on celexa. I dont believe Lexapro offers any advantages when compared to celexa at all ... your cynicism of Forest Laboratories but I believe Lexapro is a valid improvment on Celexa. Lexapro targets...
    ... your cynicism of Forest Laboratories but I believe Lexapro is a valid improvment on Celexa. Lexapro targets ... belize, good points you make. Maybe you are right and Lexapro does offer advantages when compared to celexa for...

  54. Celexa:my first day :-( [feel like crap!!]
    ... CELEXA 40mg. Has been for going on 5 years. I am on LEXAPRO 20mg. They work great for us. We are both chronic ... issues. We are "lifers" if you know what I mean, LOL. LEXAPRO has the exact same active ingredient as CELEXA, just...

  55. Effexor
    ... mouth- irritable- moody- stressed out- I was on Lexapro for a few weeks, the dr asked if there was any chance...
    ... I have only taken the Lexapro for a few weeks, seen the dr then he put me on the...

  56. Just want someone to listen....
    ... on Lithium and Prozac. Then to Prozac only. Then to Lexapro only, then to Lexapro and Zanax. Currently, I've been...

  57. zoloft-done with it
    ... the road. There can't be any long term studies on Lexapro yet - they just came out with it in the last couple...

  58. SSRIs like lexapro, etc.
    ... bad diarrhea on and off for the first few weeks on lexapro . Trying to stop taking it now because I don't think...

  59. stopped lexapro cold turkey....help!!!!
    ... If not, it would probably be worth it to buy the Lexapro full-price. I know that's a lot of money, but if it...
    ... i have been on lexapro for about 7 months. My husband doesn't recieve his ... insurance till next month so i had to stop taking lexapro . I have been really ill...having really bad dizzy ... let me know what are the symptoms from withdrawel of lexapro and what should i do in the meantime with the med...

  60. Fed up with meds
    ... took another ), Prozac ( zommmmbie time), Celexa , Lexapro ( huge appetite increase as well as sleeping), and...

  61. Switched from Celexa to Lexapro with no benefit
    ... things didn't work out. I switched from Celexa to Lexapro after I thought Celexa was losing its effect. ( had...
    ... returned to my doctor who suggested the switch to Lexapro . I am not doing well at all on the Lexapro. This...

  62. "Squirrelly" Stomach from Lexapro?
    ... I was on Lexapro a while ago. It made me a little nauseuous at times...

  63. what is the best antidepressant without weight gain/acne side effects?
    ... .i've been on celexa.(anorexia, suicide attempt).. lexapro multiple suicide thoughts)....risperdal( chest pain...

  64. Antidepressants and Weight Gain -- Need your stories
    ... Sickofeffexor, you are not alone. I gained 40 lbs. on Lexapro , but it's the only thing that helped my depression ... helped my depression/anxiety so the dr. added 10 mg of Lexapro (today). I will have to figure something out if ... the Lexapro starts giving me cravings again. I'm just praying...

  65. Lexapro withdraws
    ... guess some meds are good for some and not others. Lexapro is the first med ive ever been on. I've been on it...

  66. Is there anything they can give me?
    ... weight pretty much throughout my life . Until I went on Lexapro . ( I have had quite a few other ssri's too - everything ... but effexxor). When I went on Lexapro in June of this year, I put on 10 pounds in about...

  67. what antidepressents are ok?
    ... the first antidepressant doctors try is Zoloft or Lexapro because they usually don't have very bad side effects...

  68. New medication called Cymbalta
    ... before asking for this one. I was all excited about Lexapro but that did not work for me. I'm not so sure ANY...

  69. Back On Meds...question???
    ... CELEXA 40mg for 4 years and 4 months and I have been on LEXAPRO 20mg for almost 6 months. We both should be poster ... the little known fact that SSRIs (like CELEXA and LEXAPRO ) are all blood thinners. Yep. Blood thinning agents ... takes us MUCH, MUCH longer to climax on the CELEXA/ LEXAPRO . This does not get better or worse over time. Just...
    ... after thinking it wasn't working anymore, switched to Lexapro . Started at 10mgs and then after a month , was upped...

  70. Change in meds = increased depression?
    ... meds were changed? My husband was taking 10mg of Lexapro for about a month. Two weeks ago he was changed to ... 20mg of Lexapro , 15mg of Adderall and Trazodone for sleep. I swear...
    ... The very same thing happened to me. Tried 10mgs Lexapro for a month and then my dr upped it to 20mgs. After ... Luvox ( one day - terrible reaction), Prozac, Celexa , Lexapro and now back to Celexa -20mgs at the moment. I...
    ... It could be that lexapro is not the right med for him. Many of us have had...

  71. To Anyone on Wellbutrin SR Generic...
    ... lighter than I have in months. I gained 40 lbs. on Lexapro ! I am tired from the time I awake, and then I go...
    ... what I thought he would do... he added 10 mg. of Lexapro to combat the depression and anxiety. He was afraid ... I'll be less tired. I will have to go off the Lexapro if it doesn't help the depression/anxiety and if I...
    ... Anyway, good luck. You're taking both Wellbutrin and Lexapro now, right? Just making sure I understood everything...

  72. smoking myself towards an early death
    ... weight gain affects the energy level . Dang that lexapro . It really really stirred up my appetite. I figured ... Appetite has already gone back to where it was before Lexapro ... I could go back to exercising for sure and perhaps...

  73. SICK of being depressed!
    ... no reason to make my house look nice. I've been on Lexapro for a few months now and nothing helps. This is after...
    ... it next visit. I wonder if I should add it to the Lexapro , or just take it by itself? I think after so many ... years off and on Celexa/ Lexapro , my body is just resistant to it. I've heard Wellbuterin...
    ... no reason to make my house look nice. I've been on Lexapro for a few months now and nothing helps. This is after ... 4-6 weeks to have a chance to really work. I'm on Lexapro and Wellbutrin and so far, that's been the best I...
    ... ppointment, I'm going to ask him about Wellbuterin. I'm on Lexapro , this combo seems to be working for alot of people...
    ... fixing up the house, exercising... I started out on lexapro . It helped, but I noticed the most improvement after ... Wellbutrin XL. Personally I had trouble with the lexapro . The wellbutrin made a big difference. Although ... attacks. But a lot of people have much success with the lexapro /wellbutrin xl combo. I will say that when I started...

  74. Lexapro - sexual side effects - options?
    ... I'm a 43 year old guy who has been on Lexapro 40mg since April. For me, it has killed any sexual...
    ... and it is ABSOLUTELY NORMAL to feel this way. The Lexapro will help, but maybe you need to read some books on...

  75. new here and 1st day on wellbutrin XL
    ... been gone for a week or so! Anyway, I have been on Lexapro (escitalprolam) for two years--Wellbutrin xl 300 mgs ... was ready to come off everything! (Getting off the lexapro is a whole nother BAD story :) ). Anyway, I am in ... comfortable! Could this be the wellbutin? Maybe the lexapro masked some things, and now that I am off...only wellbutrin ... all summer now trying to wean off the escitalprolam ( lexapro ). A fairly nasty process, I can assure you. ...