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Is cipralex withdrawal symptoms that bad?

Posted 2 Nov 2014 3 answers

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 effects the cipralex causes. I was thinking about weaning my self off the cipralex. Going down 2.5mg ...

Why do I feel so alone?

Posted 23 Apr 2014 15 answers

I have been struggling with depression and anxiety on and off for years now. My doctor recently changed my medication to Effexor as after 5 years of being on Cipralex it stopped working. I get so tired of being on medication and feel so defeated that I will need to be on meds all my life. I am ...

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

Posted 19 Apr 2014 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 ...

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

Posted 25 Aug 2017 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

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

Posted 24 Jan 2018 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?

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

Posted 14 Nov 2017 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 ...

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

Posted 21 Nov 2017 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 ...

What is a good starting dosage for Cipralex (Escitalopram)?

Posted 23 Dec 2013 3 answers

Here goes: My doctor just prescribed Cipralex at 10 mg a day for MDD. Depression and anxiety are in my family; I've had it in what I consider mild to moderate form most of my life. I've read a number of reviews on different forums (I like this one!) and am apprehensive about starting this ...

Trintellix - Does this affect libido?

Posted 11 Jul 2016 1 answer

I currently take Wellbutrin and cipralex but it decreases libido and sensation. My mood is ok but I feel it could be better. I want to maybe try trintallex but I'm scared about switching meds

Cipralex - is 5mg also a therapeutic dosage?

Posted 1 Oct 2016 1 answer

Hello all. I've been taking Cipralex 10 mg for about a year. It has helped me. After stopping the medication my state started deteriorating (anxiety and depression) so I started taking the medication again. I'm wondering if 5mg is also a therapeutic dosage? Does anybody have good ...

How long does Zoloft take to start working at 75mg?

Posted 11 Apr 2017 1 answer

Yesterday I increased my dosage to 75mg from 50mg. I started at 25mg two weeks ago. I increased to 50mg after one week. I have had some good days and some bad days. I was previously on 20mg Cipralex for 6 months and aso taking 1mg loazapam every day. I'm experiencing heaving breathing, ...

Wellbutrin - Did anyone experience an over-emotional state?

Posted 19 Jan 2018 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 ...

Cipralex and Quetiapine okay together?

Posted 20 Mar 2015 2 answers

Is there any harm in taking 10 mg of Cipralex along with 25 mg of Quetiapine? This is for the treatment of depression in a 65 year old women.

Missed 2 Escitalopram-how long to readjust?

Posted 7 Mar 2018 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. ...

Been on Cipralex/Lexapro for 2 weeks. Feeling worse during the past few nights. Is this normal?

Posted 13 Nov 2018 1 answer

Hi there!! I'm sorry if the experience I'm about to describe has a really obvious answer. I'm just very worried and unsure. I started Cipralex 2 weeks ago now for severe panic disorder and depression. Was told by doctor to do 5 mg for the first week. Then bump up to 10 mg in the ...

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