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Lexapro

Lexapro

I've been on Lexapro for almost a year and its made me gain a lot of weight. Has anyone gone off it and lost weight quite quickly?

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I stopped drinking cokes for about 5 years but since I’ve been on Lexapro, I’ve been wanting a coke too. I haven’t given in yet. I didn’t think much… read more

posted 11 months ago

Lexapro

Lexapro

I stop taken Lexapro because it was difficult for me to swallowing , also sometime I had like pain in my eye. What I should do?
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A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I take it but never had that problem. I hope you can work through it.

posted over 2 years ago

Lexapro.. I've Been On Lexapro 20 Mg For 5 Days Now I Also Take 5mg Of Abilify I'm Also Being Mean. The Paxil I'm Down To 5 Mg Of

Lexapro.. I've Been On Lexapro 20 Mg For 5 Days Now I Also Take 5mg Of Abilify I'm Also Being Mean. The Paxil I'm Down To 5 Mg Of

How long for this medicine to start working been on 20 mg of Lexapro and 5 mg of Abilify for the last 6 days.... I'm new here someone please help

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

It takes time for the medication to fully get absorbed in by your body sounds like you need to be patient and give it some more time in any case make… read more

posted over 1 year ago

Lexapro

Lexapro

does it cause weight gain?

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I'm taking it up again. It was the first anti-depresant I ever took and I never gained weight from it. As always, consult your doctor.

posted over 2 years ago

Switching From Long Term Lexapro Use (it Pooped Out) To Cymbalta...

Switching From Long Term Lexapro Use (it Pooped Out) To Cymbalta...

can anyone share your opinion on cymbalta? really anxious about taperig the lexapro and beginning the cymbalta. hoping and praying it works for me.I have recurrent depression, anxiety, panic, agoraphobia and ptsd.

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

How long before lexapro 20 mg n 5 mg of abilify should start working??????

posted over 1 year ago

Lexapro

Lexapro

I am on it and another it works ok.

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I have been on Lexapro for at least 9 years, no side effects at all and it does control my depression and anxiety, Also take Other meds at bedtime,… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Lexapro

Lexapro

Did any one else get really itchy taking this or is it unrelated?

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I have no issues with becoming ichy on Lexapro. Thank goodness!

posted about 3 years ago

Why When I Dont Take My Lexapro I Cant Sleep?

Why When I Dont Take My Lexapro I Cant Sleep?

I don't get tired or want to sleep

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

Put your meds in a daily pill box, or somewhere you won't forget to take them every day. Like next to your toothbrush, or your alarm clock. Anything you… read more

posted over 1 year ago

Want Is Lexapro (Escitalopram) Like ?

Want Is Lexapro (Escitalopram) Like ?

I have just been prescribed it..Is it any good and what are the side effects like?

A MyDepressionTeam Member said:

I actually just went off of it. I was on too many antidepressants

posted about 3 years ago