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... Recently I have started taking Lexapro and like many of us with anxiety we FREAK OUT about taking medication. So I've started with only 5mgs at night before bed time. ... (0 replies)
... Had my 1st period since starting lexapro and it was not the norm at all. All my life, most of my periods are about 5 days long. This time, the 1st day I only spotted very little, the 2nd day was VERY heavy with a lot of clots, the 3rd day I spotted very little and it ended half way through the day. ... (53 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
Jun 22, 2005
... The thing is....the therapist doesn't prescribe meds, she just recommends them. She said to try Lexapro or Paxil. Turns out that my wife works for a Dr. ... (17 replies)

1st day on Lexapro
Jun 21, 2005
... with a major anxiety disorder. I knew that I had some anxiety, but nothing to that degree. She told me that I should start taking an SSRI like Lexapro or Paxil. I chose Lexapro. I took it for the first time last night after dinner and everything was just fine. ... (17 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
May 16, 2006
... r 2 weeks and after just a day I was unable to sleep and feeling more anxious than usual which is the whole reason I take the drug and she has just changed me to lexapro and am scared after reading so many side effect stories to start taking it. ... (17 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
Jun 22, 2005
... It's not the Lexapro, you haven't been on it long enough. Takes 3-4 weeks to even work, maybe longer...... (17 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
Jun 22, 2005
... I am about to wean off a low dose of Effexor and take Lexapro with it and then stay on the Lexapro. My PDoc told me to take Xanax up to 4 times a day if I need it so I say pop the Xanax if you need to. ... (17 replies)
... I gave it 5 weeks and the side effects continued to be as bad for me as they were the 1st day. It just doesn't work with everyone. But you should give it a couple of weeks to kick in. ... (10 replies)
... hey i finally broke down and too my lexapro today i decided i was going to split dose take 2.5 am and 2. ... (1 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
Jun 23, 2005
... i had such a severe increase in anxiety for the first 2-3 weeks i was on lexapro,i was almost hospitalized,but its not so bad anymore (17 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
Jun 22, 2005
... Some people are hyper sensitive I felt it within an hour of taking my first dose! I felt anxious and extreamly irritable. All my side effects passed in about two weeks. I took my first dose and within half an hour had to rush my daughter to a ER facility and let me tell you I felt the Lexapro. (17 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
Jun 21, 2005
... This is normal, my first week of lexapro, I had to rush to ER because i thought I was dying, but it was really an attack. I am not on week 5 and feel the anxiety leaving me, I feel worlds better! Itll be hard at first, but that just means your body needs the meds and you are having initial side effects. Stick through it and Im sure you will have great results! Best of luck! (17 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
Jun 22, 2005
... i'm trying not to smoke as much as I usually do. I do feel a little better today, now that the day is finally going. ... (17 replies)
1st day on Lexapro
Jun 22, 2005
... I'm taking 10mg. Thank you so much for your feedback, i'm just glad that there are other people out there who experienced similar side effects that I have. Today is day 2 & i'm feeling more anxious this morning than I did yesterday but not so depressed, if I start to have an attack is it OK to take a Xanax to take the edge off? (17 replies)
Lexapro...
Nov 30, 2004
... Had bad anxiety that gave me insomnia. Went to doc, he gave me Lexapro and told me to take 6 days of half tablets at 5mgs a piece, then take full dose of 10mgs after that. ... (11 replies)
... I'm on my 3rd day of lexapro, 5mg for anxiety. I've not had issues with this for ages but it's back now and got pretty bad recently so I got help from my dr. ... (53 replies)
... anxiety attacks. I found it also helped me sleep. I have insomnia. I find that after I take the Lexapro I'm exhausted. I got a full nights sleep last night and the night before last and I am sitting here out of it and beyond tired. ... (1 replies)
... I need your input as I am really scared. I have been on Effexor for 7 years. 75mgs for the 1st 3 years and 37.5 for the last 4. These last 4 years I have tried numerous times to come off this med but It was pure hell everytime. ... (4 replies)
... s increased anxiety, in the beginning, yeah I did experience it because of just everything that one is going thru at the time they are starting a med like that. Lexapro doesn't really become beneficial until in your system for 2 weeks and you don't achieve a full therapeutic dose until 6 weeks in. So, your Dr. ... (4 replies)
... End of day 7. ... (53 replies)


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