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Anyone experience anger with Lexapro?

Posted 13 Jun 2013 by yegshimesh 4 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?

Fluoxetine - New to Lovan and experiencing heightened anxiety?

Posted 18 Feb 2017 by Roser80 0 answers

hi I was in Luvox for over 10 years & my doctor just prescribed me Lovan, she told me to just start on it in place of the Luvox .. However, I've only just stared taking it and my anxiety feels worse... I'm taking the medication to help with my anxiety, I don't suffer depression ...

Has anyone switched from Effexor XR to Luvox/Lexapro/Zoloft, how did you find it?

Posted 5 Mar 2013 by yegshimesh 8 answers

Has anyone switched from Effexor to any of these three other meds? If yes, what did you experience? How are you doing now? I was diagnosed with GAD, but my new doctor believes OCD is really the cause most of my issues. Thanks!!

Risperidone Used in Treating OCD: anyone have any experience to share?

Posted 2 Jan 2017 by G and Js Mom 0 answers

I have OCD with health fear fixations and complusions as well as some general anxiety. I've been on Luvox about six months and at 100mg dose for a little over three. I still have so much trouble with OCD and anxiety so my doctor is adding in risperidone. Does anyone have anything to share? ...

Luvox and Caffeine? Are the two a bad combination or just a coincidence?

Posted 23 Jun 2016 by G and Js Mom 1 answer

I am taking 25mg of Luvox. I have been at this dose for about two weeks. I take this medicine for OCD and panic attacks. I've noticed that if I have a caffeinated soda I have a panic attack and a bout of OCD thoughts and compulsions. Is caffeine and Luvox a bad combination? Maybe it is a ...

Can Luvox Make You Feel Jittery?

Posted 19 Sep 2016 by G and Js Mom 1 answer

I have been taking Luvox for several months now and steadily increasing my dose. I recently went up to 100. I'm feeling jittery and nervous. I feel like I move, talk, and act funny but I know that I don't because I've got a very supportive family and they say I act normal. Has anyone ...

Luvox and Weight Gain...Does it Level Off?

Posted 24 Aug 2016 by G and Js Mom 1 answer

I'm taking Luvox and am working with my doctor to get to a therapeutic dose (thus, I'm increasing every so often). I'm gaining weight and I suspect it's due to the medication. Does this level off? I recognize that I could stand to eat fewer calories and exercise more so I am ...

Switching: 40mg of Prozac to 50mg Luvox?

Posted 1 Apr 2016 by spoonie1985 1 answer

Starting tomorrow, I'll be switching from 40mg of Prozac to 50mg of Luvox. I have anxiety, OCD, depression, chronic pain conditions, etc. Prozac seemed to help my OCD markedly, but it didn't do much for my depression, and it seemed to make my anxiety even worse - to the point where ...

At what dosage did you see relief from OCD on Luvox?

Posted 1 Jul 2016 by G and Js Mom 1 answer

I am in the early stages of getting on Luvox for OCD. I've been at just 25 mg for about three weeks. I was doing good but then starting having as much trouble as ever after a trigger event. I'm living in a constant state of panic/anxiety as well. I had relief with Prozac before but ...

Fluvoxamine - Just started Luvox, hoping it takes away the anxiety & helps me sleep better! Has?

Posted 20 Jul 2016 by csprecker 0 answers

... anyone had good luck with this medicine?

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

Posted 19 Apr 2014 by MelindaSue 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 ...

I switched to Luvox. Feels like I went a step back. Should I give it some time?

Posted 2 Jul 2016 by dowdow 1 answer

So I was taking Lexapro with Gabapentin. I got better within a month or so. However, my OCD symptoms did not disappear completely. So my was putting me on 40 MG of Lexapro and the insurance was not covering it, because of Lexapro being a 20 MG a day limit thing. So he switched me to Luvox. But ...

Switching from Lexapro to Luvox?

Posted 4 Jun 2016 by dowdow 1 answer

Hello everyone, I hope and pray you all are doing well. I have been taking Lexapro for about two months now. I am at 40 MG a day. However, my insurance or the FDA isn't allowing me to take 40 MG. I take two of the 20 MG pills. They finish before the refill date. So I would explain to the ...

Luvox and Flu Symptoms?

Posted 1 Jun 2016 by G and Js Mom 1 answer

I have been on 12.5 Luvox for one week. Yesterday I began feeling as though I have a fever but with no actual temp. When will this go away? I'm nervous about my dose increase next week now. Any remarks?

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