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... Thank you for taking the time to write to me. I am glad that you were on 5mg Lexapro for a maintenance, so in the case of anxiety episode, you can always increase your dosage to 10 and since it is in your system, it won't take too long to be effective. ... (10 replies)
... needed basis. I started with 10mg daily, and recently switched to 15mg daily about two months ago. ... (6 replies)
... anxiety. i have noticed only a very slight change in my anxiety and depression but i am very concerned about my short term memory. SO FAR, my biggest problem is forgetting words. i'll be talking and all of a sudden i'll forget the next word i was gonna say. ... (2 replies)

Paxil vs Lexapro
Aug 10, 2004
... better. From what I've read I should have full effects by week 6. So my options now are to increase dosage or move to another drug. ... (5 replies)
... Hello, I just wanted to say I feel for you as well. Anxiety can really take a toll on your health in so many ways. Im so glad to hear that they did fix your heart. ... (9 replies)
... I'm really in the same boat that you are...wondering what to take for anxiety and depression. I can't answer for myself since I haven't started any medication yet but I have seen my mom on both Lexapro and Zoloft and I think I might choose the Lexapro. ... (8 replies)
... maybe it's the dosage increase that is causing the anxiety? ... (10 replies)
... My psychiatrist put me on klonopin at night and lexapro 10 mg for insomnia related to severe anxiety about not sleeping. ... (1 replies)
Mar 26, 2008
... Hi, I've taken Paxil for a long time now. This drug has been wonderful for me. The side effects you describe are normal and will go away. I take my dosage at night and it actually helps me sleep. I would suggest taking it at night also. ... (8 replies)
... I've been on 30mg of Lexapro for almost 3 weeks now. Started out on 10mg as I was coming off of Prozac after 14 years. ... (8 replies)
... HI, me Jules here, I am serious the 5mg has so far done it for me! ... (7 replies)
... And it can be quite scary! ... (4 replies)
... I have been taking Lexapro for a year and half now, they started me on 10mg right away and wanted to increase me to the max dosage of 20mg, I tried that for about a week, but couldn't get out of bed, I felt like I was chained to the bed, I can't imagine only taking 5mg's! ... (7 replies)
... side effects so bad, I stopped! ... (3 replies)
... Blue skies...The Md prescribed be the xanax and the Lexapro..he has experience in anxiety and my psychologist specialises in anxiety....I was definately seeing improvement up untill 2 days ago. the last 2 days have been back to ground zero. ... (14 replies)
Apr 21, 2006
... I have been on Effexor for over a year. I tried Lexapro and Zoloft however had really bad side effects. My psychiatrist started me on a low dose of Effexor and gradually increased the dosage based upon my feedback. ... (4 replies)
... I started Zoloft, 25 mg, in the spring of sophomore year, at age 15, before I knew what was wrong with me. ... (9 replies)
... Even though I knew they were irrational, I couldn't "talk myself down. ... (16 replies)
... Hi Sue! I also have to have my valium in my purse at all times. Its my security blanket. Last time I went to the doctor he perscribed me 10 mg of Lexapro once in the AM. I took them for a few days but my blood pressure went up. Maybe it was the anxiety of being on something new. I also have my valium. ... (4 replies)
... I can tell you that I took Prozac for 5 years. I kept having my dose increased to keep up with the adjustments my body made to receiving it. I switched away at a whopping 40mg of Prozac. I have been taking Lexapro since its approval by the FDA. ... (12 replies)

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