9 Nov 2009
Do not stop using escitalopram without first talking to your doctor. You may have unpleasant side effects if you stop taking this medication suddenly
It could present as dysphoric mood, irritability, agitation, dizziness, sensory disturbances (e.g. paresthesias such as electric shock sensations), anxiety, confusion, headache, lethargy, emotional lability, insomnia, and hypomania.
Or any other symptoms present from the link effects in the link below.
- Escitalopram Information for Consumers
- Escitalopram Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Escitalopram (detailed)
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been on this drug for two years now but the sexual side effect is a big concern for me,been taking it for cronic ptsd
1 answer • 4 Nov 2009
I have been on this med for 3 days now and am experiencing many discomforting side-effects. Should I reverse taking them from am to the evenings?
0 answers • 1 Oct 2015
I have recently been diagnosed with GAD and mild depression. Was put on 5mg escitalopram for 1 month and then increased to 10mg nearly 3 weeks ago. ...
1 answer • 24 Nov 2015
... medication? My side effects are tender breasts, headaches, waking up in the middle of the night, sore joints
3 answers • 25 Apr 2016