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Posted 16 Feb 2013 by AnnieBHappy • 19 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 ...
Posted 12 Apr 2012 by nvchris • 44 answers
I started taking the generic manufactured by Mylan and had severe headaches. Had to stop. Has anyone else experienced this?
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.
Posted 7 Oct 2013 by Lorz • 7 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 ...
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?
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?
Posted 8 Dec 2009 by Mandalay • 7 answers
Is there a generic form of Lexapro?
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.
Posted 20 Nov 2014 by Eagle74 • 2 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 ...
Posted 21 Nov 2011 by ade1971 • 5 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 ...
Posted 12 days ago by Hoping4betterdayz • 1 answer
I really thought this medicine was helping me on my second week of taking it. I had a couple of days that for the first time the thoughts and fears I had been having for so long actually seemed ridiculous e to me for once. But that was the only relief i have felt. Now I'm at the end of 3 weeks ...
Posted 18 days ago by asifaahil • 1 answer
What side effects shall I face? Should I take some other drug to replace it?
Posted 15 days ago by apeach • 0 answers
I have been taking Escitalopram since April 2016. After 1 month of being on medication a rather large bald spot appeared on my head it has since grown 4 cm since May while there is hair growth coming back in the middle it is still getting wider and longer. it is basically a 10x10cm bald spot with a ...
Posted 24 Jul 2016 by GADTOGLAD • 2 answers
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 how I feel so much, I hope these changes are transitory and not due to medication.
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