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After 2 months of Cipralex.. Tegretol..?

Posted 14 days ago by Nets216 0 answers

My psychiatrist gave me Cipralex for my depression and I came back to him after 2 months. I told him that the Cipralex helped me a lot and that I feel great. For some reason he added another medication for me to take (Tegretol). I asked him why I needed to take it? He said that Cipralex only holds ...

Painfull skin trying to quit Lexapro?

Posted 23 May 2018 by zibius 0 answers

I decided to stop Lexapro 10mg that I have been taking for the last 8 years. I gradually stop over 2 months and had some minor imbalance that went away. But 10 days ago my skin started being painful. It's super sensitive to touch and feel like sunburn under any cloth. So the big question ...

Increased the dose of Cipralex to 15 mg how long should I wait for Lexapro to kick in again?

Posted 24 Jan 2018 by therry 2 answers

i was on 10mg about 12 weeks seeing improvements with depression but not with anxiety so my doctor adjust my dose for 15mg. How long should i wait for the medication to kick in after increasing the dose?

Mirtazapine causing diarrhea as a result of microscopic colitis?

Posted 19 Mar 2018 by popcat 1 answer

Last year I was prescribed first Zoloft (sertraline) then Cipralex (citalopram) both of which caused me to develop microscopic colitis which manifests as severe diarrhea. So my prescription was changed to mirtazapine & along with some medication to address the Microscopic Colitis all was well ...

Escitalopram - What side effects did you have & for how long? What dose did you start at? How long?

Posted 14 Nov 2017 by LWells17 1 answer

I was diagnosed with GAD in April 2017. My doc has had me on many meds but we cant seem to find one that works... I have read many good things about Cipralex and am hopeful. I've been on 5 mg for 4 days and I feel like my anxiety increases a little each day. I was told that it may get worse ...

Missed 2 Escitalopram-how long to readjust?

Posted 7 Mar 2018 by bondspn 2 answers

A week ago I accidentally forgot my 20mg escitalopram. The next day I wasn't sure if I'd taken it so I took 10mg. Then back to 20mg the next day. I haven't felt right since. Depression, waking up not wanting to move. Irritability. Feeling pretty nauseous and yucky. Tension headaches. ...

Wellbutrin - Did anyone experience an over-emotional state?

Posted 19 Jan 2018 by sylvies27 1 answer

I'm a 33 year old female who's been taking Cipralex/Celexa since my teens with some on and offs when I thought my depression was lessening. When I was on Cipralex only I was like a zombie, no emotions and lethargic all the time, it got worse after 2 pregnancies. Finally my husband spoke ...

Escitalopram - Will increasing to 30mg help me finally sleep?

Posted 21 Nov 2017 by Shannonleekilla 2 answers

I started out on Zoloft for depression. I made my way up to 150mg and although I felt better, I kept having insomnia. My doc then switched me to 20mg cipralex. Insomnia continues and I can’t take much more. My doctor still believes my sleep disturbances are a symptom of the depression and ...

Escitalopram - How long did it take for Cipralex to start working?

Posted 25 Aug 2017 by Gej 1 answer

So many of the post say it kicked in early. I have been on cipralex before and a lot of posts say it doesn't work second time. I'm feeling defeated. Please send positive

How long should I wait in between taking my medication?

Posted 19 Feb 2018 by Moza Hamran 0 answers

I took lansoprazole at 9:30 I’m the morning before food .. then at 2:30 after lunch I took 5mg of Cipralex ... it’s 9:00 now. Can I take lansoprazole 30 mg before my dinner ? Because I also suffer from acid reflux and I don’t want any interactions in between taking my medications

How long does it take Cipralex to be completely out of your system? I was on 5mg for 6 days?

Posted 18 Nov 2017 by LWells17 1 answer

I had awful side effects and couldn’t eat because of the nausea. After speaking to my pharmacist, she told me I could just stop taking it since I was only on 5 mg for 6 days. I instantly felt better on the 7th day when I didn’t take it. So clearly this drug is not for me. Today is the ...

Need help!!! Feel like I'm losing my mind?

Posted 13 Dec 2017 by Mikeyo82 1 answer

I've been taking cipralex for 4 weeks and it made my symptoms worse... shakes, hand tremors, feeling cold all the time, crying. Doctor just switched me to pritsiq... any thoughts on how long before I feel better? I've been really struggling with this. Everything started when I thought my ...

I was switched antidepressants and I am having a lot of side effects. Is it normal? & for how long?

Posted 19 Apr 2014 by MelindaSue 3 answers

I was on cipralex (only for a few wks, before that was celexa for a few months) and my dr just switched me to Luvox. I have had some experience with this med, I was on it for years actually but that was over a decade ago and I don't remember much about the med or how it made me feel. Right now ...

How long does it take for Cipralex to be completely out of your system?

Posted 9 Dec 2017 by carolys48 0 answers

I was on 40 mg. of Cipralex for 5-6 years, weaned off following doctors instructions and have been completely off it for 5-1/2 months. Some days I feel a bit off, I wake sometimes at night with my heart racing, my racing heart that feels like I've had too much caffeine, and weird dreams. I ...

Is it normal to sneeze a lot and get a runny nose from withdrawing Cipralex?

Posted 3 Dec 2017 by Jad lebanon 0 answers

Good morning , after 6 months of Cipralex 10mg(anxiety) it's time to start withdrawing gradually(according to my doctor) because i really feel like another new person. No severe side effects except for dizziness. I have a super runny nose and sneezing a lot everyday for 2 weeks is that normal?

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