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... I have been on Lexapro for 6 weeks now. For the first few weeks I was on 5mg and for the last 3 weeks I've been on 10mg. I had side effects on both dosages. I can honestly say that this last week has been great! ... (36 replies)
Lexapro 20mg
Oct 16, 2006
... i also have been on lexapro 10 mg for a month helped anxiety and depression some but i also still feel a little anxiety dr said takes 6 weeks to work i feel zoned out on it though and sleepy (i take it at night) does anyone else. i am almost scared to increase even though i think i may need to (12 replies)
... n, after about 4 weeks, i was upped to 15 mg. It has helped me alot. You really need to ask your dr. for something additional to help with the anxiety, til the lexapro kicks in. I hear that it takes about 6 weeks. I have changed doses twice, so have not really been on 1 particular dose for 6 weeks. I am fixing to ask my dr. ... (14 replies)

... weeks the Lexapro will keep you from waking up early. ... (21 replies)
... and 6 weeks for it to be at it's full effect. ... (5 replies)
... Gotta give it at least 3 weeks to know if the dose is working. ... (6 replies)
... I've been on Lexapro for about 5 weeks now. I did have a little break in period, some nausea like you. I noticed it helped my depression after about three weeks. Was taking 10 mg a day. ... (9 replies)
... for a couple months now and the only side effect has been sexual, but had the same problem with Lexapro and Paxil. ... (6 replies)
... if anything at least I'm not crying at everything like I used to like a song on the radio or a Hallmark commercial! Lol I was on 5 ML of Lexapro for 6 weeks and just this week upped it to 10 ML so we'll see if it helps. I hate the loss of appetite! ... (8 replies)
... until the Lexapro takes total effect. ... (4 replies)
... I went from prozac to lexapro and the lexapro kicked in much faster but just be patient, I remember prozac taking about a month....It is worth the wait. ... (4 replies)
... I just went back on Lexapro after being off for about 10 months. The last time I took it, it took about 3 weeks to work and then I was fine. This time, it took 6 weeks. ... (17 replies)
... I was on Lexapro it takes about 6 weeks till you feel good. At about 4 the anxiety level is lower. I will take a benedryl if my anxiety get me to where I can't sleep. ... (10 replies)
Mar 28, 2006
... I take Lexapro and it works great! Its the 3rd one Ive tried. I tried prozac for 2 days and thought i was going to die. ... (8 replies)
... I am also on Lexapro and it takes at least 6 weeks to really start working. I had to take xanax along with it at first and that is normal. ... (7 replies)
... to jis ask doc about reducing the dose, anxiety sufferers often need a small starting dose to help their systems get used to the lexapro, valium type meds also help lexapro takes 2 to 6 weeks to work, with a small chance it wont work at all (14 replies)
... mg. helps my depression, but not my anxiety. Only the Xanax at night helps that. I found that only 20 mgs. of Lexapro didn't work. I needed the higher dosage. Normally, it takes 4 to 6 weeks to really kick in. ... (8 replies)
... I've been taking Lexapro for almost 3 weeks now; but I haven't been edgy and moody.. If anything, I have been having heightened anxiety, but not full blown episodes.. I hear that it takes at least 4-6 weeks to really feel good.. So, there will be some kind of side effects; I think before you feel better.. Best of luck.. (5 replies)
Oct 30, 2007
... I have been on Lexapro for several years and it saved my life. I couldn't function without it. ... (2 replies)
... It takes about 6 weeks for the Zoloft to work, this is what I found. The anxiety calmed down after a couple of weeks. I kept out of situations that made me worse for awhile. ... (7 replies)

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