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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 19 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

What is the differance between. Citalopram and escitalopram?

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

Posted 7 Feb 2013 2 answers

Escitalopram - Generic Lexapro or name brand?

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, ...

Posted 7 Oct 2013 7 answers

Is there a permanent cure for Generalized Anxiety Disorder?

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 ...

Posted 18 Aug 2009 11 answers

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

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 ...

Posted 8 Apr 2013 7 answers

Generic Lexapro - Is it available?

Is there a generic form of Lexapro?

Posted 8 Dec 2009 7 answers

What is the difference between escitalopram and citalopram?

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.

Posted 21 Sep 2013 3 answers

What about short term memory loss with Escitalopram??

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 ...

Posted 20 Nov 2014 2 answers

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

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 ...

Posted 21 Nov 2011 5 answers

I have been taking 450mg of bupropion (Welbutrin xl), and 30mg of escitalopram (Lexapro) once a day?

since November 2014 (Welbutrin for about a year now). I ran out of these meds, and thus didn't take them from Saturday, 5/7-Tuesday, 5/10. I finall took my usual dosage on Wednesday, 5/11. I ...

Posted 12 May 2016 7 answers

Ssri antidepressants side effects?

I have been on prozac and escitalopram before. They were both miracle drugs in terms of helping my anxiety and depression. But they seemed to cause sexual side effects the entire time I was taking ...

Posted 10 days ago 2 answers

Escitalopram - Has anyone had problem with weight gain on Lexapro? If so, when did it begin?

I began Lexapro in early May of 2016 and it has helped me so much, but for about a week I have been feeling very sleepy during the day, eating excessively, and spending money more than usual. I like ...

Posted 3 days ago 1 answer

Lexapro - Escitalopram and strange feelings week 4?

Lexapro - I have been taking Escitalopram 10mg for four weeks now. I've taken this in the past with no problems. I still experience many of the start up side effects including nausea. The most ...

Posted 6 days ago 1 answer

Escitalopram - I started out on Lexapro but now take generic I am taking 20 mg, what's the safest?

... highest dose? I am going through a really tough time and this dose isn't helping. My doctor isn't available until next week and I need help now

Posted 4 days ago 1 answer

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