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  1. more venting, thinking... useless stuff really
    ... around taking up space... just hope they work, the lexapro didnt...
    ... around taking up space... just hope they work, the lexapro didnt So let me get this straight? You go to...
    ... been put on diff meds, now i take zoloft instead of lexapro ... i just hope they call for the appt soon for the...

  2. Whats YOUR favorite anti-depressant?
    ... i have only been on lexapro ... it would knock me out, but then i would wake...
    ... Anyways back to the REAL subject, I just tried Lexapro + Wellbutrin, I like it ALOT, but then I tried Effexor...

  3. Lexapro and Xanex
    ... Hello, I have been on Lexapro since end of October, 20 mgs day. My question is ... times day. Thank You Sandy, Lexapro is one of the few antidepressants that I don't have ... personal experience with. My "beloved" PDR says that Lexapro should be taken ONCE daily, any time of the day, with...
    ... stress level or depression gets higher, I increase my Lexapro dose. When I'm doing okay, I take 5 mg. when I wake...
    ... I'm on 30 mg of Lexapro , and I have .5 mg pills of Xanax for my TMJ. The ... Xanax and Lexapro won't react to each other, so that doesn't matter ... . Some people have trouble sleeping if they take Lexapro at night and others get drowsy if they take it in ... time. Since mine is .5 I have to take it at night. Lexapro keeps me awake so I take that in the morning....

  4. Love Sick Puppy
    ... did go through some major depression but a bit of lexapro and some good advice is sorting me right out. It's...

  5. Coffee + Effexor = Extreme Jitteriness for Me
    ... ciggerettes combination that were the cause, I'm on lexapro now and don't seem to have the same problem. There...

  6. Any help would be appreciated
    ... several different medications including paxil, celexa, lexapro , and currently Effexor XR. She has also seen a counselor...
    ... several different medications including paxil, celexa, lexapro , and currently Effexor XR. She has also seen a counselor...

  7. Middle Ground?!! Options Please!
    ... strongly, so here is what I've tried since then. Lexapro : nausea, diahrrea, headache, chills, fever, insomnia...
    ... will tell you though, that I reacted immediately to Lexapro & effexor xr, I mean with the first dose, so if you...
    ... Took w/Neurontin and Depakote. Side effects - (?) Lexapro - Took for about 4 weeks. Diarrhea. Luvox - Took...
    ... Took w/Neurontin and Depakote. Side effects - (?) Lexapro - Took for about 4 weeks. Diarrhea. Luvox - Took...
    ... Lori, Hi, my doctor prescribe Lexapro , I started out with 10mg...I have never had a worse ... experience on a medication in my life. I posted " Lexapro Hell" yesterday. I am going to ask my doctor for Amitrityli...
    ... Micro, I hear you about the Lexapro , I was sick as a dog on it. I cannot use any perfumes...
    ... [QUOTE=lori j]Micro, I hear you about the Lexapro , I was sick as a dog on it. I cannot use any perfumes...
    ... [QUOTE=lori j]Micro, I hear you about the Lexapro , I was sick as a dog on it. I cannot use any perfumes...

  8. Crazy not me
    ... thanks for the reply lori, i've started on lexapro a few weeks ago if i go manic then it'll show i probably ... once i came off all those drugs. i'm on 10mg of lexapro and feel a lot better when i take an extra one before...

  9. wierd lexapro start
    ... suggest you ask doc for samples of another as it seems lexapro isnt for you...
    ... samething happened when i was on lexapro ... i was started off with 20mgs and i would take it ... middle of the night and be wide awake... also while on lexapro , i was really nauceous... which wasnt fun... now i ... on zoloft... i hope that works for me... cause the lexapro really didnt do much for me but make me sick...

  10. bad day... more like bad life
    ... have had enough and i am running out of ideas... the lexapro aint helping.. my mom messed up my only chance to...
    ... screw-up loser by my 'oh so loving' family. I take Lexapro ....and sometimes I think it keeps me from being really...

  11. Anyone Here Experience Depersonalization???
    ... is any medication specifically for this or if the Lexapro or medications like that will help this. This has...

  12. Is it safe to use benzo's along with ad's
    ... I have started taking lexapro but it gives me panic attacks occasionally. I've...
    ... You can use xanax along with the lexapro , I was on both. I'm not sure about valium, but if...

  13. antidepressant withdrawl
    ... it, it won't give you the electric shock feeling, Lexapro . I missed a dose and almost went 2 days without it ... went 1 day without, I started to get the zap effect. Lexapro truly does seem like a better AD in all ways, at least...
    ... I had the zaps from getting off Lexapro , like you said, each person reacts differently to...
    ... [QUOTE=lori j]I had the zaps from getting off Lexapro , like you said, each person reacts differently to...
    ... it, it won't give you the electric shock feeling, Lexapro . I missed a dose and almost went 2 days without it ... went 1 day without, I started to get the zap effect. Lexapro truly does seem like a better AD in all ways, at least...

  14. New To Depression
    ... on. Currently i am taking the anti depressant Lexapro which was perscribed by my doctor. Ive been taking ... an effect? Do any of you have any experience with Lexapro and is it a good anti depressant? Ive also been ... contribute to this & depression. My question is if the Lexapro works & my depression ( which i don't feel is REAL...
    ... weed does cause damage. It's hard to say that if the lexapro works if you'll still have these symptoms or not....
    ... ones. So it cannot be a universal answer. As for Lexapro , I had horrible side affects & could not tolerate ... meds or answer your questions better about how the lexapro will affect you with the withdrawal from weed. It...

  15. Fluoxetine
    ... hope the sexual side effects get better. It did with Lexapro as far as "satisfaction" goes. I will try the prozac...
    ... makes me a little numb). I had the same problem with Lexapro , but I was willing to tolerate it. Unfortunately ... , I had such terrible lower GI tract issues from Lexapro that I discontinued it after 18 months. So far, I...

  16. I can't tell what I'm feeling - malaise
    ... jittery" or have twitched, but that may be due to the Lexapro . I just don't want to be like this for my whole life...

  17. Study on CBT vs. anti-depressants
    ... cbt experience to this discussion. I am on 20mg of Lexapro and see a psychologist and psychiatrist. I finally...

  18. On 20 mg Celexa for Anxiety
    ... but I had a TERRIBLE experience on both Celexa and Lexapro . I became manic for the first time in my life. I...
    ... but I had a TERRIBLE experience on both Celexa and Lexapro . I became manic for the first time in my life. I...

  19. prozac to lexapro
    ... Prozac to Lexapro : Well, all that I can say is that my Dr. did the ... he also put me on Welbutrin at the same time as the Lexapro ... now here comes the "shouting": DO NOT... I REPEAT ... THIS TO YOU!!!!!!!... Ok, now for the reason: Lexapro , a milder version of an anti-depressant than Prozac ... help get me off of my smoking habit and to "aid" the Lexapro ...... When these two drugs are combined they have ... at the same time, and it is usually to aid in the Lexapro 's efforts... there is plenty of documentation proving ... doctor do this to you! Welbutrin on it's own is great... Lexapro on it's own is great, but when taken together--- makes ... a deadly cocktail. I now take Lexapro 10mg tabs 2x a day and am doing ok. I am sure that ... of things, and I have not ran into any of that on Lexapro , as a matter of fact, I sleep more now, the drug has...
    ... now and have for the last few years. I was given lexapro to take also and I was on cloud nine. I coud have...
    ... now and have for the last few years. I was given lexapro to take also and I was on cloud nine. I coud have...
    ... polar being that the welbutrin is a stimulant.. The lexapro is a non stimulant and has less side affects... ...
    ... dream I wake up very tired, so I think I will try the lexapro ....
    ... is another. All SSRI's can cause problems like the lexapro which is a SSRI. I am also on Klonopin which is a...
    ... Not to throw water on your plans to take lexapro , but be aware that some people do react to the side ... was one of them, I had every side affect listed for lexapro , in fact I thought I had the stomach flu, but finally ... figured out it was the lexapro . Just telling you in case you do have side affects ... , you'll know it's from the lexapro ....
    ... anything yet.... Any thoughts on the continued use of Lexapro ?...
    ... most of them. I'm currently taking Welbutrin an Lexapro together, I have been for almost 6 months, and there ... same kind of drug at the same time. Taking Prozac and Lexapro together is not safe becasue they are both SSRIs...

  20. very very depressed! need help!
    ... believe them. And well I do take anti-depressants ( Lexapro ) but the junk doesn't work! And I don't want to bother...
    ... If the lexapro is not working, then it can work in reverse, that...
    ... believe them. And well I do take anti-depressants ( Lexapro ) but the junk doesn't work! And I don't want to bother...
    ... a huge fan of school. I really honestly hope this Lexapro starts helping me cuz honestly im tired of feeling...
    ... a huge fan of school. I really honestly hope this Lexapro starts helping me cuz honestly im tired of feeling...

  21. Xanax nightmare
    ... see said I should be on for a year .5 bid along with Lexapro , I don't like that either. I want off all meds as...

  22. Have used nearly all antidepressants...
    ... was on for over 6 years pooped out. I've been on lexapro (too many side affects) effexor xr (totally hyper...
    ... I have been on Lexapro about 8 weeks now and it has really helped my mood...
    ... Took w/Neurontin and Depakote. Side effects - (?) Lexapro - Seems to be giving me diarrhea. On almost 4 weeks...
    ... Took w/Neurontin and Depakote. Side effects - (?) Lexapro - Seems to be giving me diarrhea. On almost 4 weeks ... it worked great for me til about 6 months ago. On Lexapro , I had nausea, no appetite, no sleep, chills, fever...
    ... sleep, it was horrible. I also had problems with Lexapro , seems I don't do well on ssri's. My old anit-d was...
    ... i have been taking Lexapro for 2 weeks and 2 days now and im not sure if i am ... to sleep, now i don't know if thats just me or the lexapro but i'll ask my doctor, Ive also been having visual ... second, but again i don't know if thats me or the lexapro ....
    ... i have been taking Lexapro for 2 weeks and 2 days now and im not sure if i am ... to sleep, now i don't know if thats just me or the lexapro but i'll ask my doctor, Ive also been having visual ... second, but again i don't know if thats me or the lexapro . If 4 weeks ago you were GOOD TO GO and then you ... added Lexapro and now funky stuff is happening, that means it is ... most likely the Lexapro . There are tons of other AD's which you could switch...
    ... these problems i am having now. I have been taking the Lexapro for a week and 2 days now and i am hopeing that it ... peeves" and have had irrational thoughts I hope the Lexapro will help these things...
    ... medication... Now as far as your symptoms, I don't think LEXAPRO ALONE will fix all the coniditions you are speaking...
    ... i have been taking Lexapro for 2 weeks and 2 days now and im not sure if i am ... to sleep, now i don't know if thats just me or the lexapro but i'll ask my doctor, Ive also been having visual ... second, but again i don't know if thats me or the lexapro . Soul, I had diahrrea & the twitching from lexapro ... think I've read that others have had visual probs from lexapro . I also have the twitching when going to sleep on...
    ... actually ive been takin the Lexapro for ONE WEEK & 3 Days...
    ... was to help my temper. Ha! What temper? I am now OFF Lexapro . I give up on those SSRI'S, thank you very much. Good...

  23. Taking Traxodone and Lexapro. Dry mouth in morning!
    ... anyway and may go off it altogether and only stick with Lexapro for a while and see if that does anything for depression...
    ... side effect with all the SSRI's. However, I started Lexapro about 7 weeks ago, and I have to say I haven't had...
    ... side effect with all the SSRI's. However, I started Lexapro about 7 weeks ago, and I have to say I haven't had...
    ... anyway and may go off it altogether and only stick with Lexapro for a while and see if that does anything for depression...
    ... side effect with all the SSRI's. However, I started Lexapro about 7 weeks ago, and I have to say I haven't had...

  24. elavil, for pain and depression?
    ... Does elavil work differently than Effexor, Zoloft, Lexapro , and Buspar?...

  25. just some venting...
    ... hasnt gone thru... i ran out of wellburtin... still on lexapro ... i dont know... should i up my dosage back up to...

  26. Bad reaction to prozac!!
    ... glad that you got him off the Prozac and that the Lexapro is helping!...

  27. Anyone using Lexapro...
    ... i was put on lexapro almost a month ago and started off with 20mg and i...
    ... Lexapro did not like me. I had all the awful side affects...
    ... I have been on Lexapro for 2 days. I am having some nauseousness and am ... off for a while and started back again). But, Lexapro is new to me. I am taking 10 mg. I want to give ... I would greatly appreciate it!!!!! I have used Lexapro for over a year and it has made a big difference....
    ... Starbrite: Did you have any weight gain due to Lexapro . I was on it about 8 months and gained a little over...
    ... and Trazadone to help sleep. I really don't know if Lexapro would keep me from sleeping or not since I am taking ... doctor about these. I can only hope and wait to see if Lexapro with help. Nothing else has. Good luck to you. MV...
    ... Hi, My Doctor Perscribed 10mg of Lexapro to me about 4 weeks ago, which I have had all side ... sleep and it is time for me to get up at 5am. I take lexapro in the morning, which relaxes me all day and I like...
    ... I am on Lexapro 10mg ...It works great in all areas except one. First ... let me say that I switched to taking the Lexapro to one hour before going to bed and this works just ... have any anxiety at all....Now the bad news... The Lexapro has taken away my sexual desires almost completley...
    ... I am on Lexapro 10mg ...It works great in all areas except one. First ... let me say that I switched to taking the Lexapro to one hour before going to bed and this works just ... have any anxiety at all....Now the bad news... The Lexapro has taken away my sexual desires almost completley...

  28. weird reaction to celexa
    ... differently to each AD. I had horrible side affects from Lexapro & Effexor. On effexor I was so wired I could not ... sleep or relax at all. On Lexapro , I had every side affect listed & others are doing ... great on Lexapro , so it is just an idividual thing I think. I would...
    ... differently to each AD. I had horrible side affects from Lexapro & Effexor. On effexor I was so wired I could not ... sleep or relax at all. On Lexapro , I had every side affect listed & others are doing ... great on Lexapro , so it is just an idividual thing I think. I would...

  29. Wellbutrin
    ... also cannot taste most foods. My doc tried me on Lexapro & I thought I had the stomach flu from it, I had every...
    ... also cannot taste most foods. My doc tried me on Lexapro & I thought I had the stomach flu from it, I had every...
    ... toody64, My side affects from the Lexapro never did go away, I lost about 10 lbs in 2 weeks ... so many other AD's on the market. I was taken off Lexapro after 2 1/2 weeks, same thing with effexor, I was...

  30. Lexapro making me obsessive?
    ... girlfriend. However, I am on Celexa. If you believe Lexapro is the cause of the obsessing, then do your thing...

  31. Wellbutrin type of antidepressants ?
    ... seritonin reuptake inhibitor with it, Id recommend Lexapro or Celexa...

  32. Zoloft
    ... Zoloft made me very nervous when I was on it, while Lexapro knocked me out. I'm not familiar with Strattera....
    ... buderfly, did you find any other problems personally with Lexapro other then being knocked out? It was suggested to ... me that I look into taking Lexapro , but don't know a lot about it?...

  33. Can being depressed make you achy/kinda crappy feeling?
    ... prescribed Xanax and then talked about putting me on Lexapro (which I didn't end up taking). I decided to see...

  34. Celexa & metallic taste (anyone else?)
    ... So my question to all of you who have taken Celexa, Lexapro or any of the other citalopram drugs is...have any...
    ... Ok, anyone else out there who took Celexa (or Lexapro ) and had a funny taste in their mouth?. I'm just trying...
    ... Ok, anyone else out there who took Celexa (or Lexapro ) and had a funny taste in their mouth?. I'm just trying...
    ... taste in my mouth but I also read that Celexa and Lexapro can cause this. I'm so confused and scared...Ahhhhhh...
    ... the metallic/alkaline taste after taking Celexa or Lexapro is a fairly common side affect. I stopped taking it...

  35. I'm at my wit's end...
    ... had to do a med change back in Oct. I was put on Lexapro first & it made me so sick I think I lost 10 lbs in...
    ... had to do a med change back in Oct. I was put on Lexapro first & it made me so sick I think I lost 10 lbs in...

  36. Klonopin vs xanax
    ... my .5mg of Klonopin at night, I also take 10mg of Lexapro in the morning, and 10mg of it again at night. I...
    ... only one I ever dealt with & he gave me samples of Lexapro , I had every side effect listed for it & panic attacks...
    ... Lori, I talked to the doctor and he gave me Lexapro . I've taken two so far I've just had a bit of nausea...
    ... Kris~]Lori, I talked to the doctor and he gave me Lexapro . I've taken two so far I've just had a bit of nausea...
    ... stopped taking them. Kris, I had terrible reactions to lexapro , I toughed it out for 2 1/2 weeks, (weeks of my life...

  37. Lezapro--How long does it take?
    ... How long does it take to feel the effects of Lexapro ? I've been on it for about 2 months and feel great...
    ... How long does it take to feel the effects of Lexapro ? I've been on it for about 2 months and feel great ... Hi I have heard a few people say that they took Lexapro for awhile but that gradually it began to lose it...
    ... I've been on Lexapro for 8 months. My starting dosage was 20mg a day and...
    ... rarely get aroused. I really am not 100% pleased with Lexapro . I know it's basically a purer form of Celexa, but...
    ... rarely get aroused. I really am not 100% pleased with Lexapro . I know it's basically a purer form of Celexa, but ... where someone said that Celexa was much better than Lexapro and that even though Lexapro was supposed to be a ... affects were worse. I've heard other bad things about Lexapro too but I've probably read 20-50 posts about Celexa...
    ... where someone said that Celexa was much better than Lexapro and that even though Lexapro was supposed to be a ... affects were worse. I've heard other bad things about Lexapro too but I've probably read 20-50 posts about Celexa ... my dose, I never had side effects with Celexa and Lexapro doesn't really seem to be cutting it. I feel OK on...

  38. Celexa versus Lexapro
    ... Joe, I have been taking Lexapro for over a year now. I briefly tried effexor before ... the Lexapro but hated the side effects. I really like the Lexapro...
    ... Joe, I have been taking Lexapro for over a year now. I briefly tried effexor before ... the Lexapro but hated the side effects. I really like the Lexapro...
    ... I have been on both Celexa and Lexapro . I was taking 20 mg of Celexa and I felt great!!! ... put me on Zoloft that was a nightmare. Now I am on Lexapro 20 mg, I have no side-effects. Decreased desire for ... frequently. My personal experience having been on Lexapro for about 2 months is ok, I liked Celexa better, but...
    ... I have been on both Celexa and Lexapro . I was taking 20 mg of Celexa and I felt great!!! ... put me on Zoloft that was a nightmare. Now I am on Lexapro 20 mg, I have no side-effects. Decreased desire for ... frequently. My personal experience having been on Lexapro for about 2 months is ok, I liked Celexa better, but...
    ... I definitely had more sexual desire than I do on Lexapro . My therapist says he thinks they are going to limit ... the amount of Celexa they manufacture because of Lexapro . I hope that is not true and only a rumor. Let me...
    ... I took Lexapro for two months. I have never taken Celexa so I cant...
    ... I've just started taking lexapro a couple of days ago. The docs say I wont be able...

  39. stopping lexapro/xanax cold turkey
    ... turkey but I've never really heard why. I have been on Lexapro since the end of October and Xanax since September ... have insurance) Anyway, anyone ever gone off of Lexapro without any ill effects? what should I expect from...
    ... these drugs. I am currently tapering off of 10mg Lexapro after being on it for 6 months. My Dr. suggested...

  40. Remeron/mirtazipine: forgot about my smoking!!!
    ... me on Remeron 10 days ago. I switched from 20 mgs Lexapro and 200 mgs of amisulpiride a day to 30 mgs of Remeron ... amisulpiride a day. I specifically asked to quit the Lexapro because it lacked effect and ruined my sex-life. Plus ... decided to start with Remeron/mirtazapine. I gave up the Lexapro cold turkey as science states that Remeron is an adequate...

  41. Lexapro and ativan
    ... I'm on both ativan and lexapro also. Only been on lexapro for about 5 weeks though. So far it seems somewhat...
    ... that im more depressed but im hoping that once the lexapro kicks in that will be solved. Once again, thanks...

  42. should I try another ad?
    ... aren't working for me it seems. Today I'm starting on Lexapro (haven't tried this one yet) and can only hope for...
    ... but I had the same thing happen. They tried me on Lexapro & then effexor & neither of them agreed with me, had...
    ... trying Prozac after the horrible problems I had with Lexapro and Zoloft. I couldn't understand why my doctor didn...
    ... trying Prozac after the horrible problems I had with Lexapro and Zoloft. I couldn't understand why my doctor didn ... working for you, a lot of people say they did good on Lexapro , but you & I are the few I know of here who had terrible...
    ... trying Prozac after the horrible problems I had with Lexapro and Zoloft. I couldn't understand why my doctor didn...

  43. Zoloft to Lexapro
    ... taper off let us know how you go with the lexapro thinking of starting it next week...
    ... My doctor is switching me from zoloft to lexapro as well. I have been on 200mg of zoloft for awhile ... now. He told me to take 10mg of lexapro and cut down to 100 mg of zoloft for five days and...

  44. Is it safe to exercise while taking lexapro?
    ... water helps (even when you aren't on meds!). I am on Lexapro and work out and have been fine. In fact, my doctor...

  45. Thoughts on hospitalization?
    ... life is turning to hell again. I went off of the Lexapro a few days ago and am only taking Xanax now as needed...
    ... I ended up staying 6 days total. I had been taking Lexapro and Klonopin, but while hospitalized they did some...
    ... normal yet of course. They changed my medicine from Lexapro to Zoloft. Also I am taking Trazodone for sleep. At...

  46. Anyone else have anxiety/depression with Seizure disorder?
    ... disorder with my anxiety and depression. I've tried Lexapro and Celexa and they both caused an increase in pre...

  47. In search of the right antidepressant and my story...
    ... becomming immune to the amitrip. he gave me a sample of Lexapro . I had every side affect, nausea, diahrrea, insomnia...

  48. once again my depression has sunk in.....
    ... I am not sure I can deal with it. I am on 30mg of lexapro and .25mg of xanax for my anxiety. I thought they...
    ... You need to let your doctor know asap that the lexapro is not working for you. There is no sense in waiting...

  49. My First Time Here--In A Mess
    ... can do well on. I also had violent reactions to Lexapro & Effexor and withdrawals were horrible after only...
    ... side affects, especially none like I had on effexor & lexapro . I do also take one 5mg of Klonopin at bedtime, but...

  50. Wellbutrin or Lexapro?
    ... got to be more energizing than it sounds like the lexapro is. Good luck. Bill...
    ... anxiety worse. I actually just got switched to Lexapro . It's been a week and no side-effects except sleepiness...
    ... anxiety worse. I actually just got switched to Lexapro . It's been a week and no side-effects except sleepiness...

  51. The inevitable has happened
    ... to tolerate. I had horrible reactions to effexor & lexapro , but just recently got in with a psychiatrist & the...

  52. Lexapro questions
    ... My doc tried me on Lexapro about a month ago, from day one I had nausea, diahrrea ... worth it. I also was put on effexor xr after the Lexapro and had insomnia with that, plus a total wired feeling...
    ... writing this at 2:30 am, ha. but im only 5 days into lexapro so we will see. charlie...
    ... i have been on lexapro for 3 weeks. in the beginning it was hard now i'm...
    ... I just got prescribed lexapro today by a psychotherapist (don't even know what psychother...
    ... Hi: I had exactly the same experience with Lexapro . On the first day I took it, I couldn't get to sleep ... For example, some people report being tired while on Lexapro ....Go figure........
    ... I have been taken lexapro for 4 months now and i cannot sleep well after taking ... after it as i feel like im on a high. to be honest lexapro has made me put on weight and my sex drive has gone ... do it for urself with ur mind. I do feel better on lexapro but i do still feel diwn all the time. Jittyness is...
    ... The only side effect I've noticed after being on Lexapro for about a month and a half is that I have a bit ... horrible. Good luck to the rest of you who are taking Lexapro or any other meds....
    ... hi Jen, i take lexapro in the morning. I have only been on this medicine...

  53. Legs Twitching and memory loss
    ... ever had, was cramping in both legs when I was on Lexapro ....

  54. Lexapro and shortness of breath
    ... taking it seems like symptoms subside I don't take Lexapro , but maybe you should talk to your doctor as this...

  55. Wellbutrin...does it stop working?
    ... became tolerant of it a few months ago. The doc tried lexapro & then effexor xr and i had horrible side affects...
    ... became tolerant of it a few months ago. The doc tried lexapro & then effexor xr and i had horrible side affects...

  56. lexapro withdrawels
    ... I stopped taking lexapro almost two weeks ago cold turkey and am now having...
    ... same happened to me, but worse, when I quit Zoloft. Lexapro and Zoloft are both SSRI's. Don't let them give you...
    ... Hi, I'm starting to go off Lexapro as well. So far, not too bad (it's only been two...

  57. Wellbutrin not for me... Effexor ?'s
    ... and he just talked to me over the phone and decided Lexapro was next on the list to try. I hate SSRI's, but since...
    ... Hi Epiphany, I really hope Lexapro helps you. Like you I have a combination of anxiety ... disaster. After about 3 or 4 weeks I switched to lexapro . I've now been taking 10mg Lexapro for about 9 months ... me. However, over the course of the 9 months on Lexapro I have gained nearly 30 lbs. (I am only 5'3") and ... research and made the connection. When I started lexapro my Dr. said it was "weight neutral", and I believed ... thyroid problem coincidentally at the time I started Lexapro . I'm thoroughly disgusted that I didn't suspect ... Ok, enough of my venting, with that being said, Lexapro does help a lot of people without the weight gain...
    ... thanks for the warning!! Everyone has told me Lexapro is weight nuetral so far, also. I weigh myself three ... two pounds I will flip. Anyway, it's day two of lexapro and nothing bad has happened. I have a cold and feel ... nauseaus, but I read in another post about someone on Lexapro , that when they got nauseous it meant it was time...
    ... thanks for the warning!! Everyone has told me Lexapro is weight nuetral so far, also. I weigh myself three ... two pounds I will flip. Anyway, it's day two of lexapro and nothing bad has happened. I have a cold and feel ... nauseaus, but I read in another post about someone on Lexapro , that when they got nauseous it meant it was time ... and I feel a little better. Well when i went on lexapro i did feel much better, I started out on 10 mg, then ... ISSUE" Finally she says, oh yes, well, that is the lexapro . Ok, great. Piss me off. I stopped taking it. I am...

  58. Taking Paxil, need a change..
    ... EVER, and sleepy all the time). A friend suggested Lexapro . Since this CR crap isn't working, I was wondering ... about Lexapro . Anyone have any advice. I really don't need this...
    ... I just thought since I thought about changing to lexapro , now would be as good a time as any, since I can get ... just wanted to know if anyone had made the paxil to lexapro change, and what results they've had. Thanks....
    ... EVER, and sleepy all the time). A friend suggested Lexapro . Since this CR crap isn't working, I was wondering ... about Lexapro . Anyone have any advice. I really don't need this ... it worked great for me. my dr. switched me to the lexapro due to my health insurance and i have to say i haven...
    ... pandel0. I go this afternoon to pick up some samples of Lexapro . They are giving me the 10mg Lexapro, and I was concerned...
    ... Good luck with the Lexapro ! I know 10 mg sounds low but it is the typical dose...
    ... pandel0. I go this afternoon to pick up some samples of Lexapro . They are giving me the 10mg Lexapro, and I was concerned...

  59. Anyone taking Lexapro? Have questions
    ... I'm 18 years old and I take 10mg of Lexapro for depression. The first time I took it I got really...
    ... I love Lexapro and I highly recommend it. I found that 20mg at first ... high, whereas I don't notice anything when taking Lexapro - just when I don't. The people around you will notice...
    ... mom. She is a 78 year old who is thinking of taking Lexapro . She has heart problems. Please tell us everything ... appreciated. Thank you so much. I have been taking Lexapro now for over a year. It has helped me tremnedously ... day. I had just come off effexor xr at 300mg/day. Lexapro is so much better for ME, than effexor was. Hope...
    ... I very highly reccomend Lexapro when dealing with depression , I take 20mg per day...

  60. Please answer ASAP
    ... I took my first Lexapro last night at midnight. Well, I spent Thanksgiving...
    ... Hello, I have never taken Lexapro but I've had the same problem from Celexa and other...
    ... I took my first Lexapro last night at midnight. Well, I spent Thanksgiving ... please respond!!!!!!!!! I had the same problem with lexapro for 2 weeks, then my doctor took me off of it. I...
    ... [QUOTE=lori j]I had the same problem with lexapro for 2 weeks, then my doctor took me off of it. I...
    ... Hi there, I've been on Lexapro almost a year. I began with 5 mg. for a month before...

  61. Thanks for Lexapro
    ... I like Lexapro too! I still hate the holidays, but at least I'm...
    ... I've been on Lexapro for a few months now, too and I feel so much better ... with Bombay Sapphire and wine. Now that I'm on Lexapro , I feel like my focus has improved...I've started...

  62. New with Lexapro & Xanax question
    ... Yes you can take both. Lexapro is for depression & xanax is for anxiety. I take ... on it once a day, at bedtime. My experience with Lexapro was not good, had all the side affects, but others...

  63. Side Effects-How do you all cope?
    ... almost 7 years. Then my doc tried some samples of Lexapro & the next one was effexor xr. Like I said, I did...

  64. Concentration Problems-Please Help!
    ... I just thought I was negative and lazy. I got on Lexapro for my depression and suddenly I could *focus.* I ... my house is cleaner. :) I thoroughly believe in Lexapro and I've reccommended it to friends who have also...

  65. New to Lexapro from Zyprexa
    ... Well, Lexapro isn't supposed to cause weight gain, so hopefully...

  66. Lexapro vs. Effexor
    ... heard that Effexor is a much more heavy duty drug than Lexapro . I've also heard more positive things about Lexapro ... Effexor, but I think I'd feel more comfortable taking Lexapro . Is there any way for me to know which would be better ... drugs? Thanks you can't really compare the two... lexapro is a potent inhibitor of serotonin where as effexor ... ever worked for me..tried prozac, zoloft, celexa and lexapro with no results...yet you might respond better to ... depends on the person and their bodies chemistry. lexapro is a great medication but it might not work for you ... ...same goes for the effexor. in my opinion, lexapro is the easiest to work with since theraputic doses ... dosage and/or the side effects are unbearable, then try lexapro . honestly the only side effects i have from the effexor...
    ... heard that Effexor is a much more heavy duty drug than Lexapro . I've also heard more positive things about Lexapro ... Effexor, but I think I'd feel more comfortable taking Lexapro . Is there any way for me to know which would be better...

  67. Is it okay to take Lexapro only on certain days?
    ... For the last 4 months I have been taking 40 mg of Lexapro and .5 of Xanax daily. I never have or have had any ... take Xanax the days I drink, but have been taking Lexapro . I want to know if it's okay to take lexapro sunday...
    ... day or not. I'm not sure of the specifics with Lexapro , but on most antidepressants it is okay to drink in...

  68. Started Lexapro today...
    ... about your Mom. Most people start seeing results with Lexapro during the first week or in some cases the second...
    ... suicidal thoughts etc.) My new doctor put me on 20mg of Lexapro , and I thought 'here we go again'. I was so surprised...
    ... see everytime I close my eyes. Your answers about Lexapro sound encouraging. I took my first pill last night...
    ... suffering you are going through. I pray that the Lexapro will help with your pain. I started taking Lexapro ... I have not "snapped" at anyone since. I like how Lexapro helps my depression unfortunately I can not live on ... believe I'm going to ask to switch ad's. I hope that Lexapro helps you with minimal side effects. inspirations...
    ... I started taking lexapro about two months ago. I have been really pleased...
    ... [FONT=Arial] I started taking lexapro six weeks ago. I was already taking wellbutrin, having ... that for about 2 years. I started out taking the lexapro in the morning, but it made me really sleepy so I ... before I started feeling positive effects from the lexapro . I am taking 10 mg. daily. Hope it works as well...
    ... noticed a lot of fatigue since i started taking the lexapro . I will try taking it at night and see if that helps...
    ... a psychiatrist, and only now did they prescribe me Lexapro 10mg. I started Lexapro almost a week ago and the ... first few days. Good luck... UPdate us on your Lexapro experience... xo, Jade :)...

  69. New user - Lexapro causing boils?
    ... I am trying Lexapro for the 3rd time. I've been on it for 2 weeks and ... problem? It has happened each time I've tried the Lexapro ? Have you told your doctor?...
    ... I am trying Lexapro for the 3rd time. I've been on it for 2 weeks and ... problem? It has happened each time I've tried the Lexapro ? Anytime you have a rash or boils, it is trying...
    ... furunculosis, a listed side effect on the Lexapro PDF....
    ... causes that side effect, I hope doc isnt part of some lexapro incentive or trial agree that there are many other ... antidepressant meds to try that are just as good, lexapro is simply 1 of many SSRI or prozac type meds...
    ... I am trying Lexapro for the 3rd time. I've been on it for 2 weeks and ... problem? It has happened each time I've tried the Lexapro ? THANK YOU ALL FOR THE INFORMATION. I STOPPED...

  70. Been lurking but I'm such a mess...
    ... worse over the last 8 months or so. I was on Lexapro 20 mg & Xanax 1 mg, 3x/day...my new dr. changed me...

  71. Anyone on Wellbuterin by itself?
    ... felt it wasn't working anymore. So I was switched to Lexapro . Again, didn't feel any different, but I wonder if ... question, I'm thinking of just going back on Celexa or Lexapro . I'm thinking since I've been off of them about a ... I'm wondering if I should skip the whole Celexa/ Lexapro and just try Wellbuterin? Has anyone had any luck ... tips or ideas on Wellbuterin by itself or a Celexa or Lexapro /Wellbuterin combo?...
    ... I have been on a roller coaster ever since. Tried Lexapro and it was unbearable sideeffect and left me flat...
    ... felt it wasn't working anymore. So I was switched to Lexapro . Again, didn't feel any different, but I wonder if ... question, I'm thinking of just going back on Celexa or Lexapro . I'm thinking since I've been off of them about a ... I'm wondering if I should skip the whole Celexa/ Lexapro and just try Wellbuterin? Has anyone had any luck ... tips or ideas on Wellbuterin by itself or a Celexa or Lexapro /Wellbuterin combo? Hey, I too took Celexa for ... I have been on a roller coaster ever since. Tried Lexapro and it was unbearable sideeffect and left me flat...

  72. barely holding on
    ... in a terrible depression. My ob tried to put me on Lexapro and was angry with me when I refused to take it. I...
    ... the medicine. I took Celexa (almost identical to Lexapro ) during my whole pregnancy and my baby turned out ... professional) you and your baby should be fine on Lexapro . Stress and anxiety could bring on early labor and...
    ... you all know that I have finally decided to take the Lexapro . I kinda figured that I should take the advice of ... the both of us. I give up. Yesturday I took 5 mg of lexapro and today I did the same. I have to go see the doc ... turning that around one day at a time. Hopefully the lexapro will treat me right and kick in soon because I have...

  73. Do anti-depressants work??
    ... past (I've been on Zoloft, Paxil, Prozac, Celexa, Lexapro , Wellbuterin, Effexor-I've almost tried them all!...

  74. LEXEPRO questions - 17 yo dosage/initial reactions
    ... Lexapro is supposed to be basically the same as Celexa except...
    ... I took Lexapro about a year ago for depression and anxiety. I hated ... able to deal with the side effects of them. For me, Lexapro had about HALF of the side effects of the other SSRI ... make me MUCH more social. I always wanted to sleep on Lexapro , though, and it wasn't a miraculous drug that made ... decrease majorly. By the way, I'm almost 19 now, and took Lexapro at the age of 17, like your daughter. I wish her luck...
    ... I was put on Lexapro about a month ago. I had EVERY side affect, nausea...

  75. Weight gain from Zoloft
    ... experienced. I gained 25-30 lbs over the last 9 months on Lexapro and I'm extremely upset about it. I am your same ... weight is a big issue for me, yet they assured me lexapro doesn't cause weight gain. So until recently I thought ... meds. All that said, i am just now going off of Lexapro and am terrified I won't be able to get the weight...