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Lexapro Withdrawal Symptoms?

I've been having severe withdrawal symptoms after my doctor made me ween off of Lexapro recently. These symptoms are severe restless leg syndrome all throughout the day, being jittery, ...

Posted 10 Aug 2006 116 answers

Is Lexapro safe to use during pregnancy?

I am 14 weeks pregnant and chose to go off of Lexapro when I found out I was pregnant. I am horribly depressed but have chosen to stay off of the Lexapro due to the possible affects on the fetus. ...

Posted 27 Jan 2007 16 answers

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

Does anyone have any experience from withdrawing from Lexapro?

Does anyone have any experience from withdrawing from Lexapro (20 mg for one and a half years)? My daughter is having a tough time tapering off lexapro. She is getting sweats, anxiety, moodiness and ...

Posted 1 Feb 2005 28 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 6 answers

What is the best way to taper off lexapro?

Please share some of your thoughts, The doctors seem to think tapering off by 5 i can off in two weeks after being on for a year. I do not see in any way how this is possible. The withdrawals i have ...

Posted 26 Jan 2012 8 answers

How to minimize Lexapro withdrawal symptoms?

It seems that most of the Q's are similar... Here's my story, I've been on Lexapro for anxiety for almost 3 years (with continually telling my Dr to get me off of it!) I've gained ...

Posted 29 Jul 2010 44 answers

Is lexapro better to take in the morning or evening?

do you get better sleep taking it in the evening because i think my sleep is all influnced by drugs like valium, serapax and Temezapam and I would like to cut them down. i dont take a lot but even a ...

Posted 26 Aug 2012 4 answers

How long until Lexapro starts to make me feel better?

I just started on Lexapro 5 days ago. The doctor prescribed 10mg but told me to break it in half and take 5mg for the first week. She told me I could take it in the morning, but that it might make me ...

Posted 22 Oct 2013 6 answers

Lexapro vs Zoloft Hi all, Anyone switched from Lexapro to Zoloft successfully ?. I am 3 weeks?

... into Lexapro and it's just not working for me. I just gotta clear this cloud of darkness and my doc mentioned he might switch me to Zoloft if no improvement in the Lexapro. I appreciate ...

Posted 27 Apr 2013 4 answers

Did increasing Lexapro to 20 mg help with anxiety?

I have been on Lexapro for 6 weeks now and although it has helped quite a bit with the depression I am still experiencing anxiety, especially in the morning. I shake like crazy and the only thing ...

Posted 22 May 2010 9 answers

Has anyone used Lexapro for anxiety and gained weight?

I am prescribed to take lexapro but after reading MANY reviews I see that they all involve serious weight gain. I was wondering if anyone who uses this for anxiety purposes or other have this ...

Posted 30 Jun 2010 36 answers

Does Lexapro Decrease Sex Drive?

I am a 22 year old Male and I consider myself to have a pretty healthy sex life however I do have anxiety problems to which my doctor prescribed Lexapro. I am just worried that I am going to lose my ...

Posted 22 Jun 2010 5 answers

Does Lexapro 10mg make you feel high when you take it?

I just been prescribed 10mg by my doctor and I haven't taken it yet. I'm worried about the side effects and if it will make me feel high. I've been dealing with anxiety since I moved ...

Posted 18 Sep 2013 5 answers

Cymbalta Withdrawal Symptoms Suck?

Anyone have advice dealing with withdrawal symptoms while switching from Cymbalta to Lexapro? This does not feel good. I'm dizzy, like my head is under pressure and kind of throbs when I turn my ...

Posted 3 Jun 2012 16 answers

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