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Why do I feel exhausted even after a good night's sleep ?

Im always exhausted no matter what. i am 23 and a mother of a 4 year old and a 2 year old but i dont think thats it. no matter how much sleep i get at night i always and still so exhausted and irratable throughout the day. I am taking lexapro as well. Ive been told my hormones might be unbalanced after kids and my mother mentioned something about a thyroid problem?
Asked On : Thu, 3 Mar 2011
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Hi there,
welcome to healthcare magic.If you are on Lexapro(Escitalopram), then its true it causes fatigue, somnolence,nausea as its side effects, although the percentage of these effects is less than 5-6%.Yes, your mother could be right. So pl get the thyroid profile done. And pay a visit to an endocrinologists' office
Answered: Thu, 3 Mar 2011
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