... I was diagnosed with PMDD and was given Lexapro several years ago. I took 10 mg. and was fine...no weight gain, or anything. It really helped. ... (10 replies)
... I know. But unfortunatly here, all the Drs work for one organization. Your chart follows you and they back each other up. And of course those are the ones in the area my insurance pays for. To find an unaffiliated third opinion would be VERY difficult.
I did get an Rx for Ambien from my NP. Havent tried it yet. I really think my biggest problem right now is this recently... (10 replies)
... I really want these tests done. I cannot seem to getmy DR to preform them. I cannot understand why!! I WISH I could afford to do it on my own but I cant. If the Dr ordered them, they would be covered by my insurance.
I have been considering getting some OTC Progesterone creme though.
Thank you very much. The International Women's Pharmancy (which specializes in... (10 replies)
... Cheers,I took Lexapro before and had horrible side effects. For a month after stopping I felt dizzy and flu like. ... (10 replies)
... I would not take the lexapro in that case... ... (10 replies)
... And I got an email from my psyciatrist who had this to say about the Lexapro treatment for PMDD... ... (10 replies)
... FSH stimulates the ovaries. Prolactin stimulates the breasts to produce milk. This is a very simplified explanation. ... (10 replies)
... Anyone take Lexapro for PMDD or other reason? ... (10 replies)
... I will tell you my story. It is not necessarily what is wrong with you - but why I answered how I did.
I could not sleep. I did a sleep study. It said I never went into deep sleep. Nothing I took could get me to sleep. I had acne. I tried every OTC thing I could, then doctor prescriped finally all the way up to accutane which is the strongest stuff you can get. It did not... (10 replies)
... hi, could you let me know how your docs appt went? I am trying to talk to my docs. but don't know who to talk to. I've got severe PMDD (10 replies)
... PMDD is premenstrul dysphoric disorder is what I believe it stands for. Basically it is severe PMS with many physcial symptoms that get in the way of daily life.
I have called to make an appt with another Dr for a second opinion. I see him today. I am hoping they do more testing. (10 replies)