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... I took lexapro for 3 years and when I started struggling sexually I lowered the dosage on the lexapro and that helped tons. Also, taking vitamin c and e will help increase blood flow to that area. ... (5 replies)
... I was just prescribed Lexapro and I am not sure that I even want to start taking it. I have been reading that it has caused a lot of people to gain weight and I am not willing to do that. My depression caused me to gain 25 pounds in a year and I am NOT going to gain anymore. I told my Dr. ... (10 replies)
... I hate to mess around with my meds when this is helping me so much. He also mentioned Cymbalta was a better one with less sexual side affects. Any one tried either of these? ... (201 replies)

... I've been on Lexapro for a while now without any side effects and I have been feeling great since I upped it to 20 mg a few weeks ago. But now I can seem to ejaculate when I'm intimate with my girlfriend. ... (1 replies)
... SSRIs suck the sexuality out of you. They are have sexual side effects, except for Wellbutrin, which isn't that good for anxiety because it affects your norepenephrine levels. ... (7 replies)
... I've had anxiety for years that resulted in panic attacks and a mild depression. My psych has decided I should try Lexapro. I agreed and began dosing at 10mg on Saturday. ... (9 replies)
... I don't blame you for getting off Effexor. From what I've read on these boards, it's not the best AD to be on. Lexapro is a great AD, and it worked very well for me, I just wasn't happy with the sexual consequences of taking it. ... (8 replies)
... since it has less sexual side affects. ... (31 replies)
... Hi Zak, I have been on Lex since the first week in March, going on four months now. Yes, this is my first experience with an AD. I was rather leery of trying Lexapro because my husband's friend was on it last year, and it made him really mean. ... (106 replies)
... I'm in the same boat as you, I don't know what to do either! Lexapro works great for my depression and anxiety, but then there's the hunger and sexual side affects. They need to develop a pill that works for both, and doesn't have these side affects! ... (43 replies)
... I knew this was going to happen. More stress on my husband because he's involved in it. I am feeling better since I upped my Lexapro back up to 10mg. Do you still think you are going to have to go up to a higher dose? ... (106 replies)
... but I didn't like the sexual side affects. I couldn't climax during sex anymore and that was really getting to me, plus I was gaining weight, so I decided to switch to WB. ... (8 replies)
... I was on Lexapro from March to August. It worked great for me and I felt wonderful emotionally and phsically, but I stayed hungry and I was bummed about the sexual side affects it had on me. ... (5 replies)
... Ok so I should try doing paxil 1/2 pill for 3 days and lexapro 1/2 a pill for 3 days, then just do the full lex on day 4? That doesnt sound too bad...i guess mixing the two wouldnt hurt? : ) (201 replies)
... Well, I have always had a very high libedo, and after he started taking AD's he had none! It has really been hard for me to deal with. ... (106 replies)
... I've been on and off of Lexapro since 2006. I too was diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder. ... (2 replies)
... See, that is what is scaring me too! If I continue to eat and gain, I will be fat again, and that's not going to happen! If I have to, I will try Wellbutrin because he's supposed to have no sexual side affects and won't make you hungry or gain weight. ... (106 replies)
... The Testosterone shots are supposed to help, so maybe it will help your drive. I need no help there, mine has always been in overdrive! Being in menopause and taking Lexapro has slowed it down a bit, but that's a good thing for me. ... (17 replies)
... ing good on Lexapro. Like Bell, last week wasn't a very good week, but I had cut mine down to 5mg to see how I would do. Mainly because I was getting so hungry and eating so much. I have gained a few pounds and I really can't afford to do that! ... (17 replies)
... I took Paxil for years for anxiety and never had any problems with it except for the sexual side affects that seem to come with most of them. I had a major depression recently and dr switched me right from the Paxil to Cymbalta. Well that was awful. ... (12 replies)

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