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

Posted 16 Feb 2013 by AnnieBHappy 33 answers

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 better for me, as if I'd take the Cipralex in the morning, I'd end up having to work my way ...

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

Posted 12 Apr 2012 by nvchris 57 answers

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

Escitalopram - Generic Lexapro or name brand?

Posted 7 Oct 2013 by Lorz 17 answers

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, but most of those reviews seem to come from people who switched from the name brand to generic ...

What is the differance between. Citalopram and escitalopram?

Posted 7 Feb 2013 by adolph 2 answers

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

Ok to have a couple beers while on lexapro?

Posted 13 Mar 2016 by brittvarcoe 6 answers

i know the packet says "alcohol may cause drowsiness" but i had a beer today and i feel fine.. i used to take desvenlafaxine for 2yrs(ssnri) and i drank every weekend and nothing bad happened.. surely one or two is ok here and there?? i cant imagine my life without having a beer or a wine ...

Is cipralex withdrawal symptoms that bad?

Posted 2 Nov 2014 by andyw1991 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 ...

Is there a permanent cure for Generalized Anxiety Disorder?

Posted 18 Aug 2009 by Lyla123 11 answers

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 medicines one day ? or I will have to take these type of medicines for the rest of my life?

My doc just increased my dosage to 30mg of Escitalopram after being on 20mg for 6 weeks with mixed?

Posted 25 Jan 2016 by geloman1 5 answers

... results. I'm in my 4th day at 30mg. Has anyone had success with 30mg and how long did it take to feel the results?

What about short term memory loss with Escitalopram??

Posted 20 Nov 2014 by Eagle74 3 answers

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 with my Doctor) in the last 4 to 6 months I am having big problems with short term memory loss such ...

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

Posted 8 Apr 2013 by empire5sb 7 answers

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 generic. Should I have gotten the brand instead of the generic? Is the brand better than the generic?

Anyone taking Wellbutrin along with Lexapro (Cipralex, escitalopram), what about side effects?

Posted 21 Nov 2011 by ade1971 6 answers

I'm taking wellbutrin 300 er which has been working well. But am now dealing with a bone infection that has a greater than 50% chance of ending with amputation. So I went to my doc for help with the resulting anxiety which is very high. So he gave me some Lexapro (Cipralex, in Canada where I ...

What is the difference between escitalopram and citalopram?

Posted 21 Sep 2013 by Chrys5 3 answers

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.

Escitalopram - does this make anyone sweat?

Posted 20 Mar 2011 by redlynz 5 answers

I am currently on Citalopram 20mg, I find this makes me sweat a lot, my doc suggested changing to Escitalopram,do many people have sewating episodes on this medication ?

Does escitalopram affect the human blood pressure in any way?

Posted 15 Nov 2012 by sn1295 2 answers

My doctor has prescribed me to take nexcital, a drug containing escitalopram. This has been given to me for panic attacks and anxiety problems. After taking this drug I have experienced side effects such as dry mouth and frequent drop and rise in my blood pressure. Is the drug affecting my blood ...

Escitalopram - how long for side effects to subside?

Posted 25 Jan 2018 by ScaredGirl76 2 answers

First time asker... started taking 5 mgs of escitalopram on Monday. Felt OK the first few days, but last night was, well, brutal. Migraine, nauseous, heart pounding out of my chest, irrational anxiety. So tired I could not get out of bed and go to work. Help... when will the side effects subside. I ...

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