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... My psychiatrist put me on klonopin at night and lexapro 10 mg for insomnia related to severe anxiety about not sleeping. ... (1 replies)
... depressants still take a benzo usually...so i mean i dont know what the dif. ... (27 replies)
... times a week seemed to quell my anxiety but I was so afraid of becoming addicted to it despite my limited usage, that I visited my doctor and went on Lexapro 10mg. back in Oct. '06. Initially the Lexapro sent my anxiety thru the roof! I was so anxious I did nothing but pace and thought I would die. ... (27 replies)

... like i said i had a headache the first few days but you can take aspiren with it...and so i did...plus the headache could have been due to other things...i also was very tired... ... (27 replies)
... een on lex so i cant really say but i do agree that the xanax makes me feel normal...i mean i dont wanna get addicted and i havent taken it more than two days in a row EXCEPT FOR TODAY... ... (27 replies)
... The nurse practitioner at my oncologist prescribed Lexapro a few months back. ... (27 replies)
New to Lexapro
Feb 1, 2007
... I would cut the tablets and take .5 for at least a few days before moving up to the 10. You may even want to try .5 for a week if you're new to ad's. It won't hurt to take the ativan with the lex....Normally, you need a benzo while getting used to the ssri. ... (1 replies)
... eling like "the plane is going to crash" and though I would sleep great at night, but would wake up with my hands and feet sweating and I just felt like I was in a plane that was going down....it was awful. I tried to walk outdoors but found I could barely walk, but pushed forward anyway and it did help. ... (27 replies)
... coaster ride. Yesterday I had two really bad anxiety attacks along with a burning, pins and needles headache, that would pulse over my head. Luckily I have Klonopin which has helped me sleep, but its been kind of tough. ... (4 replies)
... I started at 10mg too but felt that wasn't doing the trick, so I spoke with my doctor and we decided to ramp up the dosage. I did 15mg for a couple of weeks and now I'm at 20mg. ... (1 replies)
... I've been on Lexapro before, but I don't remember how I felt when I was on it. Also I have been taking Xanax too, it does help you feel more relaxed. ... (27 replies)
... Thanks, zeyavia, I was wondering, what mg you are taking of Lexapro and how long have you taken it? ... (27 replies)
... I've been on xanax for 2 years now and stayed at the same mgs so that is possible. ... (27 replies)
... Please keep us posted with how the Lexapro is going. I'm supposed to be starting on it in a few days and I am nervous about the anxiety, hair loss, weight gain and loss of sexual drive. ... (27 replies)
... i dont wanna have worse anxiety...but i guess if i have the xanax then ill be ok was it all day long type of thing or just when you had an attack it was much worse???? i def. need something...i really feel i have some imbalance of some type i dont think normal thoughts...i obsess...today i bought two waters cause the one i opened and it seemed to open too easily so i got... (27 replies)
... basically i have anxiety...that is my major issue but i get depressed due to it ya know... ... (27 replies)
... as of now im ok cause i havent been taking it everyday...the most i have ever taken is two days in a row at .25 mg. ... (27 replies)
... You mentioned you were on it a week now. How much are you taking daily? ... (27 replies)
... i had a typo...i mean im just NOW getting used to the xanax.. ... (27 replies)
... i can FEEL when the xanax is gone out of my body.. ... (27 replies)


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