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Posted 28 Dec 2014 by • 5 answers
My main issue is GAD, with some depression. I was a long-timer on Zoloft but it stopped working for me. I've was on Lexapro 5mg for 4 weeks, 10mg for 4 weeks and now have been on 15mg for 4+ weeks. Things have gotten a little better, I've had a couple stretches of 4-7 days where I felt ...
Posted 7 Feb 2016 by • 7 answers
Hi! Two weeks ago I started taking Lexapro 5mg. It was primarily for anxiety but it was also for depression. I didn't really notice any negative side effects but I felt happier and considerably less anxious. My dosage was increased and I took 10mg for the first time this morning. Since taking ...
Posted 1 Jun 2010 by • 23 answers
Hello, I am a very active person, eat healthy on a regular basis and recently started taking Lexapro for GAD. I have read so much information on this site about Lexapro causing weight gain and so far I have actually lost my appetite, and finding myself eating a lot less. Do you think the weight ...
Posted 17 Feb 2010 by • 27 answers
I started taking Lexapro 4 weeks ago. Everything went fine until the third week when i developed tinnitus. At first I didn`t worry about it because it`s a rare but known side effect of the drug and i thought it would go away soon. Then it got worse. It got to a volume thats keeping me awake at ...
Posted 3 Jun 2012 by • 18 answers
Anyone have advice dealing with withdrawal symptoms while switching from Cymbalta to Lexapro? This does not feel good. I'm dizzy, like my head is under pressure and kind of throbs when I turn my head or move my eyes too fast. I'm feeling very moody, going from happy, to crying, to pissed ...
Posted 7 Jan 2006 by • 22 answers
Hi, I am a 23 year old woman currently taking 10 mg of Lexapro a day. I've been on it for 2 years and my panic attacks and major depression has subsided. However, I am still feeling a major lack of motivation and disinterest in activities that used to engage me. I am able to go about my life ...
Posted 24 Aug 2010 by • 5 answers
how long does it take lexapro to start helping with depression ive been taking it for alomost 2 weeks and no help yet
Posted 4 Feb 2011 by • 6 answers
... balance when i stand up
Posted 20 May 2012 by • 12 answers
Ive been on Lexapro 10mgs for about 10 weeks. I am sick of feeling 'out of it' and the weight gain has been depressing. So, Im completely done with this drug and will not take it any longer! Im hoping to power through these withdrawals. I am on day 4 and just today am I feeling them a ...
Posted 10 Feb 2017 by • 5 answers
This is my first time being diagnosed and treated for depression and anxiety. It slammed into my life two-months ago. I have tremendous stress (like most), and the cumulative effect finally took a toll on both my physical and mental health. I have hypertension, I'm prediabetic, and now ...
Posted 13 Jun 2013 by • 12 answers
I recently switched from Luvox 100mg to Lexapro 20mg and have noticed that I get angry at some of the smallest things. I've been on this for 2 weeks now and not sure if it's a side effect or just that my does is too high? Anyone have the same experience?
Posted 9 Feb 2012 by • 9 answers
I have slowly weaned off of Lexapro over a month and for the past week have been not taking any, and my obsessive negative thoughts and anger are out of control. I can't sleep. I've also experienced frequent bouts of anxiety, jitteriness and upset stomach throughout the day, even over ...
Posted 23 Jan 2015 by • 7 answers
I have been on 5mg of Lexapro daily since October (almost 4 months) and after doing talk therapy and attacking my anxiety head on and with other means (aside from the medication) my doctor said I am ready to come off. She said I shouldn't feel much since I was on it for a short period of time ...
Posted 28 Jan 2010 by • 1 answer
Between Zoloft and Lexapro, which would be milder with fewer side effects to treat less severe depression?
Posted 30 Jun 2013 by • 5 answers
I am on day 3 Headaches and Tiredness is Horrible... (10mg Lexapro) When will this stop???
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