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... depressants have an initial break in period. I went directly from Lexapro to Zoloft and felt better in days. I never had any side affects from the Zoloft but it may be because I went straight from the Lexapro. ... (4 replies)
... My friend is weaning off Lexapro.She has weaned down to a very low amount,yet still has withdrawal symptoms when she tries to stop. ... (1 replies)
... I was dx'd with both depression and anxiety over 20 years ago. For my anxiety I take xanax and my antidepressant is lexapro. They both work great. Lexapro works on both depression and anxiety, and is classified as an antidepressant. ... (2 replies)

... i was on lexapro prior to celexa. I am currently on celexa 10 mg. I have heard that starting out at a low dose will help relieve yourself of some of the side effects. Ive heard of people taking as low as 5 mg. I am on 10 mg. ... (3 replies)
Anxiety too much!
Mar 26, 2006
... Thank you all for your responses. I tried Paxil and for the first year it was wonderful.. but then I maxed out on the dose and gained 30 pounds so it didn't work as well. ... (8 replies)
Xanax Rant!
Nov 28, 2005
... Here is my benzo rant! What kills me is.....every doc will offer ANY ssri and then ADD a benzo to it. That makes me madd. It's like ok-here-take this SSRI that will cause you to slow down-become lethagic-gain weight-lose hair-lose sleep-BUT I will give you a benzo to "cope" with all the crud that the SSRI will cause you~Egads :( If the SSRI could stand alone~it would NOT need... (8 replies)
... I recently started Lexapro which is a relative of Celexa & yes, I had nausea and increased anxiety. Both have gone away now. Did you switch right over from the Zoloft or taper down & then switch? I tapered down to a low dose of paxil and then added in Lexapro & then gradually dropped the paxil. I still had a period of time where I felt like I had no meds working in my body... (4 replies)
... one patch will help with my over all feeling better. He assures me that the risk of breast cancer, uterine cancer is very minimal....so, I will be starting on a low dose of that but I haven't decided when I want to do that. ... (14 replies)
Lexapro, and OMG.
Jun 19, 2010
... 5-10mg of Lexapro are very low doses - I doubt they are causing your symptoms, they are more likely to be caused by the anxiety and depression it self he usual minimum effective dose is 20mg per day (15 replies)
... that doesn't work either because during the day my depression and anxiety feel very out of control, like i didn't take my lexapro at all and i can't function that way either. ... (6 replies)
... I am on .5mg and have been for over a year. I love the stuff but even at a low dose can't take it during the day. Even if I break it in half. I just get too tired. ... (3 replies)
... Just wanted to let people who posted that things are OK now off Lexapro. Today is day 10. I just put my mind to it that enuf was enuf and really, 5 mg. was so low a dose that it just took determination. I also have not had an Ativan for two days. I will now have to work on getting the paxil weight off. ... (6 replies)
... depression as I've just started a low dose and have only been on it for a week while I taper off of the Cymbalta. ... (5 replies)
... I gained 17 pounds. As for other side effects I experienced, I sweat a lot, especially at night, drowsy, tired, took naps very often, and low energy.I got off Lexapro about a year ago. ... (23 replies)
... all 3 are often taken together the xanax and inderal always help and can be taken only as needed take a very low starting dose of the lexapro for the first week or so, splitting the tablet theres always the possibility of having a bad reaction to any prescription med (3 replies)
... Well I take 10mg of Lexapro daily for about 4 months now and I havent wanted to kill anyone.. ... (3 replies)
... tell your doc the problem and ask him if you can take the first tablet in his rooms and then sit in his waiting room for 1 or 2 hours anxiety sufferers often need a low starting dose of antidepressant meds, perhaps 5 or less of lexapro, get a pillcutter from a pharmacy this fear of a new med is common, you can also take the first tablet then spend some time in a hospital... (9 replies)
... ecently got on Wellbutrin XL and weaned off Lexapro. I did it too fast the first time, and I experienced flu like symptoms and felts horrible. I went back on a low dose of Lexapro and slowly weaned off and I did not experience it this time. I am having the brain zaps though. ... (2 replies)
... s troubles and especially things that control our minds. Tony is full of bolony. He is a great person but I can't believe he can't help me. I have taken Celexa, Lexapro and now I take Xanax. All drugs do is give us a crutch so we can lean on them for help. ... (2 replies)
... lexapro is one of many prozac type meds, its newish so may be a bit better, typically there can be some early nusiance side effects for the first week or so, and the med must be taken for up to 6 weeks to see whether its going to help you by reducing your anxiety, it does this in about 70% of cases, a low starting dose often helps for the first week also get some books on... (2 replies)




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