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Has anyone tried the generic escitalopram (Lexapro) now available?

I started taking the generic manufactured by Mylan and had severe headaches. Had to stop. Has anyone else experienced this?

Posted 12 Apr 2012 44 answers

Taking Fluoxetine (generic Prozac) at night instead of the morning?

Okay, another thing I'm contemplating is trying to take my Fluoxetine at night instead of the morning. I did this also when I was taking Cipralex (a.k.a. Lexapro/escitalopram) and it worked ...

Posted 16 Feb 2013 15 answers

What is the differance between. Citalopram and escitalopram?

Just want to know if they are the same drug, or if there is a differance because of the spelling.

Posted 7 Feb 2013 2 answers

Escitalopram - Generic Lexapro or name brand?

Hi there. My doctor prescribed me generic Lexapro (escitalopram) for mild situational depression and generalized anxiety. I have read many negative reviews about the generic versus the name brand, ...

Posted 7 Oct 2013 5 answers

Generic Lexapro - Is it available?

Is there a generic form of Lexapro?

Posted 8 Dec 2009 7 answers

Is it better to take the brand Lexapro or the generic Escitalopram?

I'm currently taking the generic Escitalopram 20mg (1 1/2 week so far) with 2mg of Risperdal. Nothing's happening. I read some reviews that the brand Lexapro is more effective than the ...

Posted 8 Apr 2013 7 answers

Is there a permanent cure for Generalized Anxiety Disorder?

I have been taking pills for Generalized anxiety disorder for the past 5 years. I am taking Escitalopram Oxalate and Clonozepam on Doctors advice. My question is whether I will be able to stop these ...

Posted 18 Aug 2009 11 answers

Is cipralex withdrawal symptoms that bad?

I have been on 10mg of Cipralex/Escitalopram for roughly 8 months. I was put on it for severe anxiety/depression and ocd. I feel a lot better now and can't really except some of the sexual side ...

Posted 2 Nov 2014 2 answers

What about short term memory loss with Escitalopram??

I have been taking Lexapro for 2 years and have had pretty bad neck and shoulder pain most of the time, and my sleep apnea has gotten worse (I have a physical in December and will address this issue ...

Posted 20 Nov 2014 2 answers

What is the difference between escitalopram and citalopram?

I am just checking to see if lexapro and celexa are 2 totally different medicines or if they are really close to being the same.

Posted 21 Sep 2013 3 answers

Escitalopram - I have general anxiety disorder but I feel like am having a heart attack?

I was diagnosed with general anxiety disorder a few week ago and having bad anxiety attack that made feel like am dieing but to I have a weird taste in my mouth and I feel a pain in my heart its ...

Posted 1 day 23 hours ago 2 answers

Escitalopram get you high?

I'm taking 15 mg. I've been on escitalopram for 6 months. I had no idea how bad my anxiety was until I'd been on this drug for a couple of months. But now I'm wondering if ...

Posted 6 Aug 2015 2 answers

Can taking escitalopram the morning after drinking alcohol have a reaction ?

I waited till next morning to take but after drinking alcohol night before I thought I would be ok to take ... couple hours after I took it I was shaking terribly sweating profusely blurred vision ...

Posted 14 days ago 1 answer

Jus diagnosed with Panic attacks and depression yesterday. Was given 5mgs of Escitalopram?

I am scared to take the Escitalopram because I have never took ANY antidepressant. I want to split the 5mg into halves and start off slowly with 2.5mg. Is being scared to take this normal? I'm a ...

Posted 26 Jun 2015 4 answers

Escitalopram - My main issue is I was not sleeping at night and it was effecting my job. (Was always

... a light sleeper but never as bad as recently)It got to the point where i could not nod off no matter what so after getting a physical and finding nothing wrong they said I had an anxiety problem ...

Posted 19 days ago 1 answer

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