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Lexapro, and OMG.
Jun 20, 2010
... Practice relaxing your entire body and try to fall asleep peacefully and comfortably every night. ... (15 replies)
... Last night I took lexapro at 11pm. ... (53 replies)
Oct 6, 2005
... lexapro is one of many prozac type meds, none are stronger than others although the dose of them sometimes needs to be upped to get them working docs of course should counsel about anxiety but many are too busy or lazy or simply dont know how to :eek: anxiety and depression are separate, some anxiety sufferers are also depressed, some not, you dont need to be depressed... (3 replies)

... Thank you for the replies. I decided to stop taking the Lexapro completely. 2 days later I was still gripped with attacks where I felt like I would vomit. Slowly but surely I started to feel better. ... (5 replies)
... I know how you feel, those were my words exactly when I started taking lexapro. It took me about 2-3 weeks to start feeling the effects and all I can say it just try to tough it out till then. One suggestion is don't say to yourself "I wonder if 10mg is not enough" and "Shouldnt I be seeing some improvement?". That in itself is just creating even MORE anxiety and making... (17 replies)
... to momma you need to get some books on overcoming anxiety that teach you CBT and new coping and relaxing skills lexapro is the same type of med as zoloft and may eventually help doc should have given you some cvalium or similar as these meds always hgelp a lot from day 1, these meds dont cause weight gain, you gain from eating more and/or exercising less (3 replies)
... to quoting I also suggest you stay on the lexapro for 6 months and take the opportunity to learn new ways of relaxing yourself and coping with anxiety now a slow taper is recommended for eventually quitting, few have any real problems, strong vivid dreams that wake you are common when quitting antidepressant meds (6 replies)
... evening goes good for you. Try some relaxing today and keep your mind busy. ... (46 replies)
Coming off Lexapro
May 29, 2006
... if it is helping with your anxiety I strongly suggest you learn new ways of calming and relaxing yourself before quitting, also learn CBT anxiety coping skills, as theres a chance that all your old anxiety problems will return on stopping it also its usually best to stay on an antidepressant thats helping for 12 months or more its generally best to taper off over a few... (1 replies)
... Iam not trying to get drunk or anything like that just wanting to know if it is okay to drink a beer on the weekend while i am home relaxing. :confused: (3 replies)
Lexapro pals
Jun 7, 2004
... Of course I am not a DR so I sure can not say what you are going through but it sure does sound like something I have went through - which I have learned is anxiety (not a panic attack just too much anxiety). What happens for me is I just start shaking .. usually in my legs and sometimes my whole body ... sometimes its very noticeable to others and sometimes not ... there are... (34 replies)
Lexapro pals
Jun 7, 2004
... yes. I feel the same way as you, except I can cool down. I don't necessarily get hot and it happens. And this is not related to my meds, cause I had this way before taking Prozac. So, here I am. Going to see a Psych hopefully soon. I will let you know what she/he says. Andrea (34 replies)
Lexapro pals
Jun 7, 2004
... Interesting about the tremors/trembling. Interesting because I have been having a similar problem just recently, and am not sure if it really is anxiety or not. In fact until I read this thread I was starting to think it in fact was not, partially because I have discussed this with friends and relatives who have always been open with me about their anxiety. Every one of them... (34 replies)
... so my NEW doctor put me on Lexapro and Xanax. For some weird reason Lexapro this time around started giving me strong sexual side effects and I started to be reminded about that alienating feeling from my last experience with Lexapro... ... (3 replies)
... I've been suffering urinary frequency and urgency (but with no leakage) for over 2 years now and the problem seems to be getting A LOT worse. I've eliminate various bladder irritants, such as coffee, and I've tried anticholinergic medication with no success. I've been tested for UTIs nearly a dozen times since the problem started - each one has come back clear, I'm not... (0 replies)
... just increased my lexapro dosage to 15mg 3 days, only been on lexapro a total of 5 weeks. The reason for the increase was I was having super anxiety and sleep issues and the sleep wasn't getting any better on 10mg. ... (1 replies)
Shaky ??
Aug 22, 2005
... Hi, discuss the following with your doc: wellbutrin lexapro and paxil are anxiety meds they are called antidepressants but they often reduce anxiety, they take 2 to 6 weeks to work and the dose may need upping, occasionally 1 wont ever work at any dose for a person how long on the wellbutrin and what dose and is it helping at all :confused: did the paxil help before if... (1 replies)
Social anxiety
Jul 8, 2003
... this is driving me nuts, but lately i have been having a lot of social anxiety lately, id say the last 3-4 months. particularly, uncomfortable in social situations, as i feel i have trouble looking people in the eye. like it makes me really uncomfortable. like my head hurts to the extent. as if im being judged or something. i was on zoloft for 2-3 months - didnt work.... (23 replies)
... I also have other aches and pains, legs, back and arms but the chest pain bothers me the most. I have done a couple stints on Lexapro and am currently off. I have always felt pretty good on but do not want to be on medicine forever more so I try to give it a go without. ... (2 replies)
... almost constant. I can be sat relaxing and it can start. ... (20 replies)

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