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... I am in the first week of switching from Paxil 5mg to lexapro 2.5 mg. I have had some side effects but nothing I can not tollerate. I just hope they go completely away. ... (17 replies)
... but seems to become crisis like every 5 yrs or so during periods of extreme stress in my life. ... (3 replies)
... At such low doses, why even bother?? You must be cutting the pills, Paxil starts at 10 mg, as does lexapro....... (17 replies)

... Started 2.5 mg. Lexapro 2 days ago for gad. It is working fantastic for my anxiety. But these side effect are horrendous. They are so bad that I want to cry but can't. ... (5 replies)
... I'm only on day #4 of lexapro (2.5 mg to start) and today was the first time I didn't experience diarrhea. I will say that the fatigue is debilitating though-today even worse than yesterday. I work second shift and don't know how I'll survive running around til nearly midnight. For those who experienced the fatigue-how long did it last and do you think I'd be betting off... (46 replies)
... I really really need some help and encouragement. I was on paxil 20 mg for several years, then due to weight gain I cut down to 10 mg for two months. I was great but then I started to get intermittent anxiety after two months. ... (6 replies)
... ymptoms stopped. I joked with my husband that I was eventually just going to have to "lick a pill" every morning. Luckily it didn't come to that. Try just taking 5 mg when you begin to experience the withdrawal effects instead of every 2 days. Then go down to 2.5 mg if necessary. It just depends on your body. ... (8 replies)
... taking 5 mg. ... (3 replies)
... depressants. I take 2.5 mg lexapro daily for GAD. This tiny dose is effective most of the time, and that's what I started out on. I've upped it to 5 mg in the past for several months at a time, but I think I get by ok with less, it just takes more mind control. I've been told that 2. ... (0 replies)
... but i think you shouldn't stop taking it completely without first talking to your doctor. Even though a month is not a long time, if you do want to stop lexapro i think you should stay on 5 mg for a few days or a week if the nausea gets better and then buy a pill cutter to cut the 5 mg pills in half, and be on 2. ... (11 replies)
... I'm on my 3rd day of lexapro 7. ... (7 replies)
... I also started Lexapro 3 days ago. But I was afraid to take it, so I cut the 10 mg pill into 4 quarters, and only taking 2.5 mg to start. So far I'm ok. I'll eventually try 5 mg. I do have the bad taste in my mouth, and tired on and off. ... (7 replies)
... Doc put me on lexapro for anxiety, 10 mg daily, well, it works but the sexual side effect is not going to work with me, so i cut it down to 5 mg daily, still works for the anxiety and it helped somewhat with the sexual side effect but is still kinda rough, wondering if i cut it down to 2. ... (2 replies)
... i'm still unable to handle paxil. I can handl about 2.5 mg a day but I tried 5 mg this am and have pretty bad anxiety all day. ... (6 replies)
... Most people start with 5 mg to avoid the side effects and some even start with only 2.5 mg for a few weeks then gradually increase the dosage to 5 mg or 10 mg. ... (11 replies)
... I was on Lexapro from March to August. ... (5 replies)
... Should I do 2.5 mg for a few days? ... (5 replies)
... I was only on it for a few weeeks when that happened! I tend to be very med sensitive too! I just started taking paxil to block my panic attacks. I started with 5 mg and am finding it is making me very nervous and anxious! I knew that could be a side effect but, man that's what I am taking it for! ... (21 replies)
... fore you felt like this. I have been on EVERY SSRI and effexor and I am soooooooooo med sensitive that I get very, very sick. I am currently on Lexapro, only 2.5 mg as I can not tolerate more...............BUT it has been 8 weeks now and I notice being MUCH more agitated and depressed!! ... (21 replies)
... I already cut the beginning dose of 5 mg in half, and I am glad I did. I have a pretty vivid memory of what it was like to come onto celexa, even though it was years ago. ... (5 replies)

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