I've been taking Lexapro 5MG for about 3 weeks now. I am about 6'1, Male, 120-130 pounds. The first 2 1/2 weeks on Lexapro I felt pretty good. Before I threw up everything and didn't want to get out of bed cause I was nervous about my anxiety. Now ever since last night I had a panic attack with all the bad symptoms. Now I feel back to my old bad self. I can barely eat now without almost gagging and panic attacks frequently but not with all the symptoms like last night. Is Lexapro 5MG too low of a dose for me?
Been on Lexapro for 7 days now. I started at 10 mg and it was to much, my anxiety was thru the roof. Dr had me go down to 5mg at bedtime. That was better, but about 18 hrs after taking it. my anxiety would hit full strength. So I am now taking 5mg at night and 5 mg in the morning, that keeps a steady dose in me at all times. Seems to be working much better.
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