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... anxiety meds and am wondering if anyone has switched from Lexapro to Celexa and how the experience has been? ... (2 replies)
... I am now on Lexapro 10 mg a day and was prescribed Klonopin 0.5 mg up to 2 times a day if needed. ... (2 replies)
... One last thing. Are you suffering from drowsiness specifically from the drug? ... (4 replies)

Lexapro, and OMG.
Jun 28, 2010
... tless night. He can fall asleep ok but wakes up and can't fall back to sleep. He is also taking Buspar which he says makes him feel calm. He's been takings lexapro for 6wks total and Buspar for 2 wks, so I think he is expecting a lot more results... ... (15 replies)
Lexapro Questions
Jan 29, 2010
... Actually, lexapro has many sides effect. ... (3 replies)
... almost completely eliminated both. For the first 3 days I was a little drowsy and every time I increased my dose from there I was also a little drowsy, but the drowsiness goes away. Other than that I have experienced no side effects from that drug and most will tell you that there are very few side effects. ... (5 replies)
... Yes, and one can much too easily suffer from "seratonin syndrome", whose symptoms include euphoria, drowsiness, sustained rapid eye movement, overreaction of the reflexes, clumsiness, restlessness, feeling drunk and dizzy, sweating, muscle twitching, rigidity, high body temperature, frequent changes in mental state (including confusion and hypomania - a "happy drunk" state),... (16 replies)
... depressants with drowsiness side effects. I'm currently on generic 10mg Ambien, and it works pretty well. ... (11 replies)
... I stopped taking it because it made me sleep all day. It really interfered with schoolwork. For me, all SSRIs made me incredibly tired. After Zoloft, I also took Lexapro and Prozac, both of which made me just as tired as Zoloft did. ... (3 replies)
... Just wondering is anyone has had a drink or two when taking these meds? Is it ok? How did you feel? I know the warning on the bottle of both of my meds say alcohol will increase drowsiness. My Dr told me to just be careful but didn't say how much to have or not have. I am not a heavy drinker but I do like my wine every now and then. Maybe once a week (2 glasses). (2 replies)
... VAN, Try the benzo route. Many doctors prefer this treatment anyway because there aren't a lot of side effects...drowsiness and dependence. However, SSRI's aren't supposed to create dependence, but try stopping one cold turkey...then you'll know what hell feels like. I wouldn't throw in the towel. Also, you might look into CBT (Cognitive Behavior Therapy). It worked... (16 replies)
Lexapro Question
Jan 9, 2006
... Thanks all for the advice. I went to the Doc this morning, and he doubled my dosage. Go figure. He also prescribed Xanax, and he thinks that will combat the drowsiness a little, and he thinks it may be more related to the depresion than anything else. He is more concerned about that right now, I think. So we'll see. ... (17 replies)
Autumn Angel
Feb 21, 2003
... Adults...initial dose of Lexapro is 10mg once daily. ... (4 replies)
... e willing to bet that all the side effects that you experience are a direct result of the Lexapro. It is a nasty drug with lots of side effects. Do a search on Lexapro on this board and you will here a long list of horror stories. ... (3 replies)
... I was on Lexapro for a few months and it did it's job. I had no side effects other than slight weight gain and drowsiness. Everyone responds to drugs differently. ... (4 replies)
... Hello, After reading many posts regarding anxiety, etc. I feel much more informed about my own health. I just wanted to reach out to others today! I was recently diagnosed (although I knew it months ago, but was afraid to reach out) with anxiety and have been prescribed Lexapro. Honestly, I was so scared to take the medicine (almost made anxiety worse) and the side effects... (4 replies)
Buspar and alcohol
Jun 12, 2006
... im currently taking lexapro and just added buspar to the mix... 5mg in the am and 5mg at night. ... (2 replies)
... I returned to my therapist, who is also an APRN who prescribes my medication, and she restarted me on Welbutrin and Lexapro at the same time. ... (5 replies)
Driving
Jun 2, 2009
... I've suffered with anxiety for many years and was prescribed Xanax when my anxiety was at its worst. I didn't want to take anti-depressants for my anxiety, but I started taking Lexapro. The only side effect I've had is drowsiness, but that lessens over time. It's decreased my anxiety a lot. It sounds like your Dr. doesn't take your anxiety seriously. I also had problems... (1 replies)
Medication
Feb 4, 2009
... I started taking 10 mgs. of Lexapro for anxiety about 3 weeks ago and it's helped my anxiety a lot. ... (7 replies)


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