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... I too found lexapro sedating - more so than paxil. (5 replies)
... due to some other health problems I was having, I mentioned Lexapro to my psychiatrist. ... (15 replies)
... I found Celexa and Lexapro least sedating. I found Trazadone and Serzone most sedating. ... (5 replies)

... Anyone have any input about which SSRIs are most or least sedating? 1) Paxil-most . . . . 6) Prozac-least (most energizing) how baout zoloft, luvox, lexapro, etc? can anyone put their expierences in order? (5 replies)
... I found that lexapro made me a little hyper. ... (2 replies)
... I took 10mg of lexapro for 3 weeks. It made me jittery and my blood pressure soared. The good thing is that I lost 9 pounds. ... (6 replies)
... Hi, I'm on Celexa and find I'm more energetic than usual. I found Paxil and Effexor too sedating. I have also heard good things about Celexa (or Lexapro) in terms of weight. Many who gained wight on other SSRIs, did not gain the the weight on Lexapro. If it helps your anxiety, it's worth a try! best, c (8 replies)
... When I wake up i feel a little shaky. Then I get the lump in my throat. I take the lexapro in the morning. On the other hand i do get some sedating effect from it although that seems to be wearing off. ... (4 replies)
Lexapro day 3
Sep 22, 2005
... to bonib I agree, cut the tablet if needed to reduce your dose for the first week or 2, a pillcutter from a pharmacy helps take just before bed what was your dose? spaciness and pins and needles are from anxiety, lexapro ant the other antidepressants often make our anxiety worse until we get used to the med valium can help but probably not for you since lexapro is... (5 replies)
... Zoloft- Only took one night. Restless, couldn't sit still all night. Waves of heat over the torso. Lexapro-Loss of appetite, high blood pressure, anxiety. On it for 3 weeks Celexa- hot flashes, headache, some sleepiness, vivid dreams, sweating easily. I am on week 4 of the celexa and the hot flashes and headache are gone. I am currently on 10mg. I had taken 20 mg... (8 replies)
... She said that Lexapro might be a good choice. I was on that a few years ago but it made me so "speedy" that I was worse than without it. I did not have the Xanax at that time. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks for the replies. I took celexa for about 8 weeks and that helped but it was to sedating. I know it takes a while to kick in, so we'll see. Godbless:angel: (4 replies)
... For me, Lexapro is right under Paxil... ... (5 replies)
... Glad to hear about your experience with lexapro. I started it last week at 5 mgs and upped it today to 10. I took celexa before but it was too sedating so I am trying the lexapro. I have not had as much side effects from the lexapro as I had from celexa. I hope it helps my anxiety. ... (5 replies)
... a for 8 weeks but it was to sedating. Didn't want to get out of bed. I just started on lexapro. Hope it works. I also take buspar for anxiety. I am taking the lexapro more for depression with a little anxiety. ... (11 replies)
... Well, I have only taken SSRI's for anxiety, with an occasional xanax for added help. I KNOW everyone is different in their reactions to these meds, but please, confirm with me, this is the order top to bottom of how well SSRI's do in general for generalized anxiety: 1) Paxil (most "sedating") 2) Lexapro 3) Zoloft 4) Prozac (most "activating") ANY input with your... (0 replies)
... No problem Foxii, I think the best method is low and slow on any SSRI. That is low dose and slow titrating, often with a Benzo on board to mitigate side effects for the first month or so. I found Klonopin very helpful as far as a Benzo, less sedating than Xanax and lasts longer throughout the day. Xanax is great for anxiety, I reserve it for only a few times a year when... (6 replies)
Feb 11, 2009
... effects of Lexapro and Prozac. I researched remeron and it's supposed to be a strong sleep aid, but it's not working. ... (2 replies)
... My first thought is that Lexapro can be sedating for some individuals. ... (3 replies)
... I have gained about 10 lbs with celexa. I get the sedating effect from it so I assume it has slowed my turtle metabolism down some more. I took lexapro for 3 weeks and lost 9 lbs. But it made my blood pressure high and didn't seem to work for me. ... (7 replies)

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