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  1. Ok, how about some POSITIVE comments about Lexapro!
    ... I am taking Lexapro , and I am satisfied with the results I am getting ... right now. I have heard negative things about Lexapro , too, but each anti-depressant varies individual to ... while it may not work for another person. If Lexapro works for you, great!! Stay with it like I am....
    ... I am a fan of Lexapro . No problems with it....
    ... Hello, I have been on Lexapro now sinse Dec 2003, I take 20mg now. I started out...
    ... I just started on Lexapro and almost everything I've read in this forum seems ... I'm looking for some positive reinforcement about Lexapro so if you have something GOOD to say about it, I'd ... will try. I had to respond to you Kevin, I was taking Lexapro for about 10 months for panic attacks. IT WORKS! It ... doctors don't know enough about the meds they market. Lexapro truly gave me a new life. But for some reason it didn ... Paxil with samples and told me...to just stop the Lexapro . BIG MISTAKE!! And when I went to get the Paxil filled ... said, they doubt I was having withdrawals from the Lexapro . That I was merely experiencing stress and anxiety ... demand more samples to at least slowly get off of the lexapro . Or should I even reintroduce them to my system. ...
    ... I had no problems with Lexapro . No weight gain or anything else. It did stop working...
    ... comments so I will give you some. I have been on LEXAPRO almost 7 weeks. Startup side affects were minimal...
    ... Greetings from Gustav, I have been on the LEXAPRO about 10 weeks and absolutely NO weight gain. I am...
    ... weight gain but I don't know if its from my Remeron or Lexapro coud even be both, I guess at this point I would ... anything and be a raging idiot LMAO!! Welcome to the Lexapro Club!!!!! ...
    ... Who is gaining weight on Lexapro ???? Anyone??? I feel alone on the beach. The weight...
    ... Okay, okay I was on Lexapro for over 6 months and it did help me for a few months...

  2. Lexapro and dizziness...what can I do? Please help.
    ... Today is the 7th day of being on the 2.5 dose of Lexapro and I will go to 5mg tomorrow. I hadn't been able...
    ... my life and if I can get well, like many others on Lexapro seem to have been able to do, I'd be desperate to...
    ... Hello, I have been on Lexapro now sinse Dec 2003, I started out on 10mg and the ... works wonderful, I sleep like a baby most nights. Lexapro is great for my anxiety, I recomend it for any one...
    ... back and he provided me with the key to ending my lexapro withdrawal symptoms. He said that everything I had ... the morning and throughout the day. Caffeine and lexapro were doing a number on me; but now it's all over!...
    ... Whenever I increased my Lexapro I'd have dizzy spells for a day or so but they passed...

  3. One of those...
    ... tried Paxil, Zoloft, Buspar, Prozac and now I'm on Lexapro , which in all honesty doesn't seem to be helping much...

  4. I took Lexapro once and I'm still on it...miracle? Here's the whole story.
    ... here. It is FANTASTIC that you have tolerated the lexapro so far. But I see that after this one low dose, you...
    ... here. It is FANTASTIC that you have tolerated the lexapro so far. But I see that after this one low dose, you ... But a little was more than I had before I took the Lexapro , so who knows? Tencity? Maybe. I don't hate myself...

  5. Normal?
    ... my husband was given two drugs (remeron & lexapro ) 16 days ago by a phsychiatrist. At least 8 of those...
    ... or weeks. I had horrible withdrawal from 3 weeks of lexapro . Give him the benefit of the doubt, sounds like he...

  6. Help/Advice, anyone
    ... handing out any samples he had to me. I was so sick on lexapro & then he gave me effexor & my heart rate was racing...

  7. Going to the doc for the first time re: depression--what to expect?
    ... The doc did start me on Lexapro at 10mg per day. I popped the first one this morning...

  8. Help!! No sex drive due to anti-depressants
    ... medication about a year ago. I have been on Zoloft, Lexapro , Wellbutrin SR, and now Effexor XR. My first bit...
    ... medication about a year ago. I have been on Zoloft, Lexapro , Wellbutrin SR, and now Effexor XR. My first bit...

  9. Effexor Nightmare - Please Read
    ... anywhere that this could happen to some one i'm on lexapro and it's doing wonders but i really feel for your...
    ... joy, except for the mosquitos... P.S. I tried a Lexapro a few weeks ago. I remember thinking that I felt like...
    ... joy, except for the mosquitos... P.S. I tried a Lexapro a few weeks ago. I remember thinking that I felt like...
    ... the first ever placebo-controlled study of a drug, Lexapro , that could alleviate the symptoms of kleptomania...

  10. Weight loss with antidepressants
    ... weight gain in all people. I gained on Paxil but not Lexapro ....

  11. Lexapro Weirdness
    ... i have been on Lexapro for a month. I was doing great on it and then i began ... ack and swelling in my hips. I have stop taking the Lexapro and am experencing withdrawl: headack, upset stomack ... mentioned that they have had bruses showing up while on Lexapro . I wished the Lexapro would have keep working with...
    ... I've never heard of bruising associated with Lexapro . I've been on it almost a year and a half. No bruising...

  12. Lexapro and insomnia
    ... i experenced waking up quite a bit while on Lexapro but i did not think about it being the med. Since ... stoped i am sleeping i think sounder. I did great on Lexapro at first and then the side effects begin to show up ... the depression. REad some of the other threads on Lexapro and other ssris. Best of blessing. I thought it...

  13. wellbutrin xl and alcohol
    ... haven't drank since i've been on wellbutrin (i was on lexapro before and drank once every couple weeks and i was...

  14. Should I choose Paxil or Remeron?
    ... at higher dosages. I have already been on Zoloft, Lexapro , and Wellbutrin SR. Since Lexapro is more or less ... that Celexa probably would not do much for me since Lexapro did not. I am currently taking Buspirone (the generic...
    ... boat as you. I have been on prozac, effexor, zoloft, lexapro , and now paxil cr. it is the best by far for anxiety ... sexual side effects. the worse in that department was lexapro . weight gain is minimal on paxil cr. however, it...
    ... However, it is also closely related to Celexa and Lexapro . I personally found it to be a LOT more effective ... than Lexapro , but I have not tried Celexa. I don't know anything...

  15. Why do people still use prozac?
    ... prozac? isn't that like stone age in the ssri world? Is lexapro like 10x better than prozac with little side effects...
    ... No, Lexapro is not 10x better. It's just different. My doctor...
    ... prozac? isn't that like stone age in the ssri world? Is lexapro like 10x better than prozac with little side effects ... on serotonin than the newer ones..zoloft, celexa, lexapro , etc...

  16. Zoloft: Questions & Help please...
    ... resided. but i am having awlful withdrawl from the Lexapro . My husband and i have been trying to get pregnate...
    ... remissed at the moment. But i am still waiting for the Lexapro to use itself out of my system. I unfortunately had...

  17. how do you know????
    ... wierd question but i 'm just confused i've been on lexapro for about 3 to 4 weeks and i don't feel as depressed...
    ... edications thats how it is i've been on effexor, paxil, now lexapro i wonder what the next one will be thank you so much...

  18. Does depression imagine other illnesses?
    ... check her heart which is fine. Finally the Dr gave her Lexapro because she seemed very sad, talking about cancer ... feeling ill. Wasn't hungry or active much. She started Lexapro two days ago. She is still feeling this heat and ... is in a few days. She is not in any pain. Dr said Lexapro takes about 2 weeks to be effective. Any comments...

  19. who gained weight and was not able to lose it after ssri use
    ... I gained 30-40 pounds on Paxil. When I switched to Lexapro a year and a half ago, I stopped gaining but I haven...

  20. new to lexapro - side effects
    ... anything else with it? I have just been switched today to lexapro . My Doctor told me that 10 mg of Lexapro is equal...
    ... I am on lexapro ..have been for a month i am also on it with wellbutrin ... my dosage is 10 of lexapro . and 150 3 times a day of wellbutrin.. Hope they...
    ... I have been on lexapro over a month now. I was doing just fine until about ... with the depression I am not sure what to do. the lexapro has greatly reduced the depression but i do not like...
    ... WHat does your doctor say? Do they hurt? Is the Lexapro working for you otherwise? What are you takeing it...
    ... I've been on Lexapro for almost three months, and I'm taking the 10mg dose ... body possibly not being ready for the higher dose of Lexapro after a while of being on the starting dose--10mg...
    ... SSRI meds. Do you have any other side effect from the Lexapro . Does the 10 mg seem to help you? Take Care BYRDLEG...
    ... Vicodins though. I can't believe that I only took Lexapro for a week, and I still feel out of it.......
    ... Vicodins though. I can't believe that I only took Lexapro for a week, and I still feel out of it.... The...
    ... that I simply can't tolerate and that my doctor felt Lexapro might give me less problems with. Of course, he...
    ... I just celebrated 10 years sober) that I only took Lexapro for a week, and I still feel out of it.... I was ... on Lexapro for a month and have been off of it now for 10 days ... may have just been part of the withdrawl from the lexapro . My denist could not find anything wrong. So he ... Something interesting though: While i was on the Lexapro i was constantly going to the bathroom and since i ... frustarating because i feel like i still need to be on the Lexapro . I had really wanted to stick with it for at least...
    ... I'm seeing a specialist later but i've stopped the lexapro because i'm afraid its causing the pos. ANA and possibly...
    ... Just switched from Paxil to Lexapro ....I was taking paxil for almost 12 years.......and ... up a tolerance to paxil....now I have been taking Lexapro .......and was wondering what type of side effects...
    ... Please see my post below "Dizziness while starting Lexapro ". I have only taking my 10mg for 2 days, but yesterday...
    ... too had some of the same side effects from taking lexapro ...however they are finally coming to an end......the ... dizzyness and lightheadedness........I have been on lexapro for almost 2 weeks now and I still get the lightheadedness ... years.....I gained a ton of weight while on paxil... lexapro was a very difficult drug to get off of....terrible ... up serotonin deficient and I'm sure it's due to the lexapro /long term usage of ssri's..I want to come clean of...
    ... Hi! Lexapro works just great for some people. Some people only ... body chemistry. As for the side effects on lexapro , I had dizziness, a feeling of disconnect, sexual ... sick as a dog for the first two weeks fully off the lexapro . Nausea, headaches, an electric shocking sensation ... controllable rage....symptoms I had never had before I took lexapro . Since my doctor doesn't believe in lexapro ... trouble coming off, get a prescription for liquid lexapro . I started at 5mgs and have cut it by 1mg every two...

  21. Welbutrin XL
    ... including Prozac, Zoloft, Celexa, Paxil, Luvox, and Lexapro . they tend to have a very calming effect, and the...

  22. AD help
    ... i do'nt know if i'll be really much help...i tried lexapro and was on it for like 3 and a 1/2 months and i didn...

  23. Self Hatred
    ... these feelings again cause my Dr is changing me to Lexapro and it hasnt kicked in yet, I cant realy tell you...

  24. add depression anxiety
    ... through it's anxiety and depression i've been put on lexapro which my councelor told me has very minor w/d if any...

  25. Can this be a drug reaction?
    ... Trazedone 100 mg at bedtime Topomax 100 mg at bedtime Lexapro 20 mg at bedtime Seroquel 25 mg (2) at bedtime ...
    ... s Serotonin syntrome since only one of those meds ( Lexapro ) affects Serotonin. You really should be asking...
    ... Trazedone 100 mg at bedtime Topomax 100 mg at bedtime Lexapro 20 mg at bedtime Seroquel 25 mg (2) at bedtime ...
    ... WOW! goodluck kelleigh :) :) ps wellbutrin and lexapro both affect serotonin not sure about the others...

  26. Prozac vs lexapro
    ... I think I've heard Lexapro has a more sedative effect. It's supposed to have...

  27. Is it Depression?
    ... for it and he said it sounded like anxiety.I tried Lexapro for 2 months and I thought it wasn't working.My hair...

  28. Can anyone relate to this?
    ... powerful as I recall. My doc wants me to start Lexapro but I took one pill and couldn't sleep that night...
    ... 2 mg of Xanax is HUGE dose. Try .5 mg. Lexapro keeps me awake if I take it at night. Try taking it...
    ... into therapy. I’m on Xanax and he wants me to use Lexapro ....
    ... tomorrow. He's going to lecture me about not taking the Lexapro he gave me last week but I have to start on something...
    ... tomorrow. He's going to lecture me about not taking the Lexapro he gave me last week but I have to start on something ... suggestion is to try Celexa, instead. It is the cousin of Lexapro . It is less strong and not quite the hype feeling ... of Lexapro ....I have anxiety, so I like that. Celexa is helping ... of the xanax, and is why I can cut back. About the Lexapro , and trouble sleeping, you probably took too much...
    ... powerful as I recall. My doc wants me to start Lexapro but I took one pill and couldn't sleep that night ... that depresses me even more. definitly take the lexapro in the morning dont just stop taking it see if will...

  29. help with paxil cr
    ... cr. it is working amazingly. i had tried effexor, lexapro , zoloft and prozac. this seems to be the one!! i...

  30. Lexapro Withdrawal symptoms
    ... could be caused by the the Welbutrin. If it's Lexapro withdrawal, it should be over in about a week after...
    ... I am just beginning the 'notion' of tapering off lexapro . I'm not sure if I can or not. I have gained 20...
    ... I am just beginning the 'notion' of tapering off lexapro . I'm not sure if I can or not. I have gained 20...
    ... Hey there, I too just came off Lexapro and am just now starting on Wellbutrin with Klonopin...
    ... Hey there, I too just came off Lexapro and am just now starting on Wellbutrin with Klonopin...
    ... Hi KImba, yes still on this thread, were you on lexapro ?...
    ... lori j, yes...i was (and am trying to get off) lexapro ......

  31. I was just prescribed Lexapro...Anyone Else Take It????...
    ... i hated lexapro ...sexual side effects are the worst, you're never...
    ... Lexapro has helped with my mild depression. But I have had...
    ... I have been on Lexapro twice. The first time I do not remember any side ... Over all though I have had a good experince with Lexapro and it has not made me any less in the mood. I am ... have some added stressers and etc... I hope that the Lexapro is a good one for you, if it proves otherwise keep...
    ... sexual side effects wore off after I added Welbutrin to Lexapro , although it took several months. My pharmacist...

  32. Are there any antidepressants that are known to LOWER blood pressure ?
    ... on lexapro , my b/p was 80/60. i think that is really low....

  33. wellbutrin xl....HELP!!!!!
    ... really need some help cuz i'm freaking out. i was on lexapro recently, i was very suicidal last week, so i went ... anything...could this be from the meds?? i haven't taken lexapro for a few days, (i was only on it for about a month...
    ... You are probably experiencing withdrawal from the lexapro , i was only on it 2 1/2 weeks & had withdrawal. ... 1/2 weeks too. I had asked about weaning off the lexapro & the doc said no. well only you know your own body ... & if you feel the lexapro is still in your system, then i would wait to take...

  34. Experienced Effexor users, what can I expect?
    ... to my anxiety im now weanig off it and switching to lexapro let me warn you dont miss a dose i did and 8 hrs later...
    ... that prescription, and he switched me from Effexor to Lexapro (20mg), and I am much happier now. You may want ... to check into Lexapro ? Just a thought....
    ... Lexapro made me gain 10 pounds. Effexor has brought a steady...

  35. Would like to hear what antidepressants worked for you ??
    ... don't remember)(?) Paxil (SSRI) Welbutrin (SSRI) Lexapro (Aminoketone) I have also used Xanax (Triazolobenzodiaze ... one with the least side-effects. Right now I'm on Lexapro and Welbutrin together. There aren't any side-effects...
    ... Hi there! I am currently taking Lexapro 10mg. I can't tell you how much it has helped and...
    ... of that and gaining almost 30 pounds I switched to Lexapro . The weught gain slowed down. I am happy to say...
    ... I love Lexapro , but have terrible weight gain. My dr. added Wellbutrin...

  36. New here with questions
    ... Paxil didn't make me lose interest in life, but Lexapro did, and adding Welbutrin to at helped a lot with...

  37. Can antidepressants permanently alter the brains chemicals and its functions?
    ... only taking anti depressants one time? When I took lexapro for the one time I took it. I had a severe panic...
    ... only taking anti depressants one time? When I took lexapro for the one time I took it. I had a severe panic...

  38. Can you take Lexapro & Celexa at same time? Switching to Lexapro.
    ...
    ... and slowly work off of the Celexa while building the Lexapro , but I just felt awful when doing this....
    ... curiosity, how has celexa been for you? ive never been on lexapro , but just about everything else. im curious how celexa...
    ...

  39. Insonia Despite 2 Mg Xanax
    ... prescribed dose of 2 mg of Xanax. I also just started Lexapro tonight, Any relation? I do not want to overdose...
    ... NOT increase it without talking to your doctor! Lexapro can cause insomnia. Talk to your doc....
    ... but better). I did not take my second pill of a Lexapro because of all the side effects of the pills. My doctor...
    ... you should only be starting with 10 mg of Lexapro in the mornings. If you are taking a second dose...
    ... I did not take my second pill of a Lexapro because of all the side effects of the pills... ...
    ... but better). I did not take my second pill of a Lexapro because of all the side effects of the pills. My doctor...
    ... My two fears with Lexapro are (in order) insomnia and weight gain. Well...

  40. Gritting Teeth While on Lexapro
    ... chance & see if the side effects do go away. I tried lexapro & I had every side effect listed, the worst was the...

  41. I wish someone would talk to me
    ... wondering what meds I take well I take Adderall XR and Lexapro . And I used to take Sonata for my insomnia. And...

  42. Paint color for a bedroom
    ... have been on Xanax for many years and started taking Lexapro 20mgs about 3 months ago. Just started with Effexor...

  43. I Don't Want To Take The Medicine
    ... I was on Lexapro and I did gain weight 17lbs! So I stopped, My husband...
    ... I STARTED ON CELEXA, THAT STARTED 20 EXTRA POUNDS, LEXAPRO ADDED MORE, SO NOW I AM ON WELLBUTERIN/ THEY SAY IT...

  44. Lexapro side effects
    ... i have been of Lexapro twice, now being the second. and i did not have any ... minor sleep distrubance. While it is possilbe the Lexapro is the cause it sound like there is something ealse ... read the side effects that have been reported about Lexapro . If the pharmist did not give you information when...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for about 4 months. I have noticed that I have bruising ... against the ladder. Never thought it could be the Lexapro . Going to read the insert when I get my next batch...
    ... i was on Lexapro for only a week and a half and i hated it. I bloated...
    ... Could someone give me advice? I am on Lexapro and Seroquel. The depression part is getting better...
    ... husband is bipolar and takes depakote. he also takes lexapro . it has completely taken his sex drive away and even...
    ... My daughter is on Lexapro , Topamax, and Seraquel. She {thankfully} has had no ... she feels like she is racing inside. She takes 20mg. lexapro and 100mg topamax in the am and 100mg seraquel and...
    ... This is a question for the fellas out there taking lexapro , are you ever again able to achieve an orgasm? Most...
    ... Any of you experinceing memory problems while on lexapro ? I am becoming concerned about this drug. bastila...
    ... bruise)! Started right after i had a virus AND started Lexapro . Is this what everyone else is having too?? I don ... seem to have any other symptoms but plan to go off lexapro if this is what it is causing. Please respond!!...
    ... bruise)! Started right after i had a virus AND started Lexapro . Is this what everyone else is having too?? I don ... seem to have any other symptoms but plan to go off lexapro if this is what it is causing. Please respond!! ... swelling. I feel aweful. This is so discouraging as the Lexapro was doing so well for treating my depression. I am...
    ... 17 years old, and it is the start of my 6th day on lexapro . it is hell. the first day i took it, i thought i...
    ... Dear Friend, Personally it does not sound like Lexapro is right for you, not to say it might work better ... unpleasent reaction on all of them. I did very well on Lexapro for a month before the horrid side effects started...
    ... I've been taking lexapro for over 6 months now 20mg a day. The only side effect...
    ... Dear Friend, Personally it does not sound like Lexapro is right for you, not to say it might work better ... unpleasent reaction on all of them. I did very well on Lexapro for a month before the horrid side effects started ... stomache pain. :) I am wondering if that is from the Lexapro as well. I would love to hear what you delt with that...
    ... around me. You might read some of the other post about Lexapro . I have posted on several of the discussions about ... Lexapro . I did not know that i should not have stoped cold ... withdrawl lasted about 14 days. I have been off the lexapro for about three weeks now. My depression has returned ... ... but i knew that the lexapro was just a chemical feel better. But is was nice ... to not feel the depression. I wish that the lexapro had not been with such unfavorable side effects. ... but i got tired of the headacks. When i started the lexapro it was like night and day as compared to the prozac ... prozac. One of the things that was notable with the lexapro was that i was not with that feeling of starving all ... eat and stop... most of the time. I was on 10mg of lexapro for about 2 or 3 weeks and then went to 20. The 20...
    ... I've only taken the Lexapro , I always talked to my doctor about the side effects...
    ... Hey gang, It's been a while. I am completely off of Lexapro now. At first I had some strong withdrawals, such ... drive has returned full force and hubby is taking lexapro !! :(( It feels kinda like I have to make up for lost...

  45. Sorry to bring up weight gain AGAIN but, I have a ?
    ... proten the weight begain to come off slowly. I am on Lexapro and i am not gaining weight on it. I have been dieting ... and have lost a bit more weight while on the Lexapro . To lose weight generally a person has to consume...

  46. Feel like psychological death warmed over/Effexor XR question
    ... between Paxil and Remeron. I have already done Zoloft, Lexapro , and Wellbutrin SR....

  47. Lithium withdrawal??
    ... search for lithium withdrawal symptoms. I only took Lexapro for 2 1/2 weeks & had withdrawals from it, same with...

  48. Depressed - Need help and love
    ... want think about taking an antidepresent. I am on Lexapro and it has helped greatly. My Dr. told me that if...

  49. Lexapro and weird feelings/hallucinations
    ... experience. It sounds scary. I myself have been taking Lexapro for a year now and I have not had any of the symptoms...

  50. Can you Relate to Any of This??? Questions Overflowing.......
    ... was a let down. But i went to the dr. and i am on Lexapro . It is helping. Also my dr. said that if i would...

  51. SSRI's vs. Tricyclics
    ... beat. After my amtrip quit, my doctor tried me on Lexapro & Effexor, I had terrible reactions to both. I think ... market is always the best, but the way I reacted to Lexapro , which is about the newest SSRI, I cannot agree. ...

  52. Do I need more than 150 mg. of Wellbutrin XL?
    ... it to aid in weight loss due to gaining weight from Lexapro (haven't seen any improvement yet). I've been hearing...
    ... it to aid in weight loss due to gaining weight from Lexapro (haven't seen any improvement yet). I've been hearing ... dosage! It's not clear to me if you switched from Lexapro to Wellbutrin or if you've now taking both? Fox...
    ... I am still on Lexapro . The Wellbutrin XL isn't suppressing my appetite at...

  53. Zoloft Withdrawal & Effexor XR intro?
    ... one. That is what happened to me, they started me on Lexapro before I was weaned off amitrip, they said "no need ... to wean" then I had every side effect of Lexapro & then my doc gives me the effexor right on top of ... just taking the Lexapro , so I have no idea & I don't know how you can, of...

  54. Paxil CR vs Lexapro
    ... I had to stop taking lexapro because I lost 10lbs. in two months. I was underweight...
    ... I switched from wellbutrin to lexapro . I've been taking lexapro for 3 weeks now and don ... out but is considering putting me on seroquel if the lexapro doesn't work out. I've got an increased appetite which ... I think I can directly relate to the lexapro as well. Good to not feel depressed but not good to...
    ... few weeks it would start giving me bad headacks. Lexapro is safer than Praxil in that there are less severe ... supose to stop taking Praxil gradually. I am taking Lexapro and it is working well. I am not having any weight ... issues because of the Lexapro . I am dieting and am losing a little weight and keeping ... depressed episode relapse. I am trying to continue the Lexapro for at least 12 months while my husband is tring to...

  55. Insult to injury
    ... know where to go next after I had awful reaction to lexapro & effexor. I was desperate to see someone & fast...

  56. Being treated for depression
    ... had a sycotic s/p break down I am being treated with lexapro 20mg. I still feel depressed and I do not seem to...
    ... I assume you mean confusion, not fusion. I hated lexapro . I withdrew from everything and it made my depression...

  57. I am a virgin to the healthboard!
    ... Zoloft: that made me sleep for a week straight, then on Lexapro : that didn't do anything, then changed docs and went...
    ... But, I definitely havn't gained any weight. I was on Lexapro , and that made me gain weight. But I just started...

  58. help with meds
    ... you are going through. i am currently on 10mg. of lexapro and it has been really bad for me. i had good success...
    ... some of the other meds. I've been seeing alot abt Lexapro here and plan to ask my GP abt it next month. I was...
    ... I am new too, so I can relate. I was also on Lexapro for awhile, and before that I was on Zoloft, neither ... of which worked for me. The Lexapro wasn't working the right part of my brain, so I thought...
    ... Lexapro was a nitemare for me. I had every side effect listed...

  59. Anyone on Lexapro AND Wellbutrin XL?
    ... :) i have also been gaining weight on Lexapro and thought i was going crazy!! how can you be sure ... more energy and help with the weight gain from the Lexapro . Would love to hear from people who are taking...
    ... Juani, I just know it's the Lexapro because before I could get it off easier and didn...
    ... I just added lexapro a week ago to wellbutrin....I am also getting off...
    ... only be on one med...anyone taking WXL to REPLACE Lexapro ??...
    ... Salty :) i have also been gaining weight on Lexapro and thought i was going crazy!! how can you be sure...
    ... keep me posted. Thanks, Salty I just added lexapro a week ago to wellbutrin....I am also getting off...
    ... stressful times the Wellb. isn't enough and I go back on Lexapro ....

  60. seronquel? anyone have any experience with it?
    ... I'm on lexapro and I feel like that is making me gain weight. Maybe ... than thrilling sexual side effects associated with lexapro . I'm hoping if my doc does decide to switch me, the...
    ... job, keeping me happy. :) Oh man, also I am on Lexapro too....now I am really freaking out about weight gain...
    ... weight gain might not have anything to do with the lexapro , just might be appetite returning. going off the lexapro...
    ... Oh man, also I am on Lexapro too....now I am really freaking out about weight gain...

  61. Lexapro & pregnancy
    ... I got pregnant while I was on Lexapro and I asked my dr if it was safe and he said it was...

  62. AntiDepressant Side Effects in the News
    ... Yes I"m not taking meds anymore I took zoloft and lexapro and prozac they just make my depression even worse...

  63. Please, I need help--Lexapro problem
    ... frustrated and discouraged. I have had so much success on Lexapro for depression. It saved my life. I have been on ... was like when I would try to lose weight without the Lexapro . I never had problems losing weight before. Does...
    ... I have never heard of anyone gaining weight with Lexapro ...all the post I have read say they lost...I'd talk...
    ... I noticed weight gain on Lexapro too. Talk to your doctor about it....
    ... I am on Lexapro and have not experinced weight gain. You might check...
    ... lexapro stimulated my appetite. i didn't gain weight because...
    ... I too gained weight on Lexapro . I gained 17lbs in 4 months. I weaned myself off of...
    ... Wow. I'm having just the opposite effect on Lexapro . No appetite at all. Before I'd eat anything in sight...
    ... gained, but I'm guessing about 15. I've been taking Lexapro going on three months. I too am considering going ... thru the rough part. My current DR changed me to Lexapro b/c he said it had less "sexual side effects, among...
    ... Another reason Welbutrin is often used with SSRIs like Lexapro is that Welbutrin supresses your appetite. You might ... Welbutrin. I gained 40# on Paxil. When I switched to Lexapro , I didn't lose any, but at least I stopped gaining...
    ... I gained ten pounds in 3 weeks after going on Lexapro , and I know for a certainty that it wasn't that I ... having a tough time losing the weight I gained while on Lexapro . It's weird, because in the past when I've gone off...
    ... Have any of you have memory problems while taking lexapro ? Is is like my brain is in a fog and I know i should...
    ... Weight gain is relatively common with Lexapro . It can both slow your metabolism and increase your...
    ... else has gotten really weird headaches after starting Lexapro . I fet pains in just certain areas in my head, but...
    ... stomack. I have had a bad headack from stoping Lexapro . I am also having joint swelling. My left hip is ... throbbing. I wished that the Lexapro would have keep doing its job with out the side effects ... aside. I have not been depressed coming off the Lexapro . My depression is mild and i have remissions. I ... had hoped to take the Lexapro for at least a year as my dr. reported to me that ... also browse around at some of the other threads about Lexapro . Sincerely, Bastila...
    ... about that. Have you tried anything else besides Lexapro ?...
    ... I was instructed by my dr to stop taking the lexapro over a two week period. His advice was to take pills ... weird dizziness and sick to the stomach. I took a lexapro and symptoms were gone within 1/2 hr. I took a pill...
    ... about that. Have you tried anything else besides Lexapro ? When i wrote of my withdrawl symptoms it was ... probably about 3-5 days since i had stoped taking the lexapro . It has been 10 days now and while the symptoms are ... try taking it again. When the dr. finally gave me Lexapro to try it was like night and day. The Prozac was ... was not as good as the relief that came with taking Lexapro . I was also on zoloft for anxiety. I took the zoloft...
    ... doctor or a psychiatrist?? The reason I ask is this: Lexapro is an SRI (seratonin reuptake inhibitor). To interrupt ... But I am a psychology major, as well as a patient ( Lexapro 10 mg once a day), and my husband has recently returned...
    ... feel chemically better within 24 hours of taking the Lexapro . I could tell it was a chemical feel better reaction...

  64. Question about antidepressants
    ... Welbutrin before, were you also on an SSRI? Because the Lexapro should counteract the anxiety. You can safely ... take Lexapro , Welbutrin, and Xanax. I haven't heard of the other...

  65. Hurting
    ... to get some help. I'm working with my doc taking lexapro & doing self help therapy & I've never felt better ... than I do now. Being on lexapro (don't ever take paxil- it's horrible for you & side...

  66. How long for libido return after quitting an SSRI (Lexapro)?
    ... Hello! I'm happy to say that I have been off Lexapro for 2 weeks today and I am doing much better (after ... return? 2 years of these meds (first Effexor, then Lexapro ) have absolutely killed my sex drive and I really...
    ... I was on Lexapro for a few months, and then I lost my meds one day...

  67. important question for those experienced with meds..
    ... for the depression, and ativan (temporarily) and lexapro for the major anxiety ive been dealing with. anyway...
    ... given you 3 antidepressants,effexor, wellbutrin and lexapro , this is unusual, maybe he hopes that at least 1 of...
    ... friend who is currently also on Celexa and Valium. Lexapro didn't work for her after quite sometime. She is doing...

  68. information on welbutrin
    ... I definetly feel you pain... I was on Lexapro for a year or so and told my doctor I wanted to switch ... Wellbutrin b/c it does not cause weight gain. (I took Lexapro primarily for anxiety). And after a few days on just ... stressed I had to take Xanex. I have now gone back to Lexapro and feel much better. This is a very stressful time...

  69. trying to be hopeful but so afraid
    ... I am with a new therapist and have started taking lexapro (waiting/hoping/praying) in hopes that it will work ... impossible. I'm so scared but still hopeful. how long does lexapro generally take to kick in? a week? 4? I'm tired of...

  70. Antidepressants (Effexor) and Vision problems
    ... ...: Stomach Upset Zoloft..: Did nothing for me Lexapro : Gave me the runs Anyone else have problems with...

  71. How should I feel?
    ... ur doctor perscirbed wellburtian and not zoloft or lexapro or paxil the thing is i wanted my doctor to perscribe...
    ... ur doctor perscirbed wellburtian and not zoloft or lexapro or paxil the thing is i wanted my doctor to perscribe...

  72. paxil cr no weight gain???
    ... whatsoever. I have not tried Celexa, but its "new" Lexapro version (reworked Celexa) - I have & had bad, bad...
    ... Improved Oh Yeah I Didnt Know Celcixia Is Actually Lexapro !! Well Canada Is Slowwww And We Dont Have Lexapro...

  73. The new FDA list of antidepressants that may cause suicidal thoughts
    ... antidepressants, not after long-term use. I was on Lexapro 9 months and after a while it made me "numb" and then...

  74. Can anyone relate to these symptoms?
    ... Yeah, I had that with Lexapro . It worked for a few months, then I had that "nothing ... and after 2 weeks of side effects, the Welbutrin and Lexapro learned to play nicely together, and I was fine for...

  75. Sufferer of clinical depression
    ... months of highschool. I am depressed too and I take Lexapro . I got some other meds off the internet though and...
    ... I am depressed too and I take Lexapro . I got some other meds off the internet though and...