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... Hi! The Lexapro stays in your system for a long time so if you dont take a pill for a day or two you might feel fine and think you'll feel fine off it, but you might not ~ I think a big mistake a lot of people make while taking antidepressants is once they start feeling better they think they dont need to take them anymore, but you probably really do ~ you probably do need to... (6 replies)
... I got brain zaps when i went off Lexapro and it didn't last long. But I did lower my dose. ... (5 replies)
... I have been taking lexapro for about 2 months now. I feel alot better than I did 2 months ago. ... (6 replies)

Off Lexapro
Dec 20, 2017
... I have been on Lexapro 20, then 10, then back up to 20, then 10, now I'm trying to get off because I've been on it for so long. I have anxiety right now.....I'm down to 5 mg........ ... (3 replies)
... I've been taking lexapro for over a year now, and it was helping really well with my anxiety and headaches. My mom decided to take me off of it and make me take some natural supplements instead. ... (6 replies)
... I am anxious or upset. And it seems like when I move my eyes, it takes a second or so for everything to catch up. PLEASE tell me if this is what it is like going off anxiety medicine. I don't know when I will be able to resume Lexapro. It did work great for me, tho. ... (5 replies)
... I weened on Lexapro with the same problems. Its the downfall of these drugs. ... (6 replies)
... That's why your side effects from going cold turkey are so bad. We need to wean off of AD. In 1988 I had to stop cold turkey when I found out I was pregnant. I had been on it 2 years. It was the worst feeling. ... (5 replies)
Stopping lexapro
Dec 14, 2007
... Doug, it seems like you are coming off Lexapro too fast. I was on it for a few months and it took me longer to come off than you and you have been on it for years. ... (7 replies)
Coming off Lexapro
May 29, 2006
... I've been on lexapro for about 8 or 9 months now and was wandering whats the best way to come off it? ... (1 replies)
... Taylorsmom, It took me about 4 weeks to feel back to normal after stopping Lexapro. I know everyone is different but your almost there... (5 replies)
... to quoting I also suggest you stay on the lexapro for 6 months and take the opportunity to learn new ways of relaxing yourself and coping with anxiety now a slow taper is recommended for eventually quitting, few have any real problems, strong vivid dreams that wake you are common when quitting antidepressant meds (6 replies)
Going off lexapro
Aug 29, 2006
... my arms and hands a little. I know its just the meds so Im not concerned... I just really don't like how this feels. I hear effexor and cymbalta are worse to go off of... effexor is something Im thinking of trying, but gee... coming off these meds is not as easy as I remember it being when I took them years ago. ... (1 replies)
Coming off Lexapro
May 29, 2006
... if it is helping with your anxiety I strongly suggest you learn new ways of calming and relaxing yourself before quitting, also learn CBT anxiety coping skills, as theres a chance that all your old anxiety problems will return on stopping it also its usually best to stay on an antidepressant thats helping for 12 months or more its generally best to taper off over a few... (1 replies)
... 2 months is very little. Meds should be on your system for at least 6 months before you even think of getting off. Be very careful, i read of somebody who stopped his meds abruptly and got really sick afterwards. (6 replies)
... panic really hasn't surfaced in the 5 weeks iv'e taken it. ya everyone is different I still think starting out on Lexapro should be 5mg and work your way up from there I just wish everyone on it the best o luck! ... (7 replies)
... out for feeling crazy, about 3 months ago, I decided that I wanted to try and handle life without it, well with any kind of medication you have to wean yourself off of it, and I was almost done with the transition of coming off of them and decided that maybe after all I should stay on it. ... (7 replies)
Oct 26, 2004
... My husband was put onto lexapro after coming off Avanza, after being taken off efexor. ... (7 replies)
... I was on Lexapro for a few months past a year. I decided to take myself off of it in September, 2008, because I had gained about 10 pounds and I always watch my weight and work at keeping myself fit. I was gaining for no reason. ... (5 replies)
... So i went off Lexapro... took 10 mg for 4 mnths... then went down to 5mg about 2 weeks and then was off. i had a very bad two weeks after. dizzy, very bad panic attacks. ... (6 replies)

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