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Cymbalta compared to lexapro

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Prescribed Lexapro and suggested to stop cymbalta. Advice

I am on Cymbalta 30mg. and was sent Lexapro 10mg and told to stop Cymbalta. Called Dr. office, that has me on the Cymbata and they did not call the Lexapro in but,Caremark said they did ...
 

Is Cymbalta more effective than Lexapro for depression?

I am 79 years old. I moved to a retirement place 4 years ago and was taking Cymbalta when I came here but was changed to Lexapro for depression a year ago. I wasn't doing good with depression ...
 

Can tapering off of cymbalta and switching back to lexapro cause dizziness?

Can tapering off of Cymbalta and switching back to Lexapro (I am finished the Cymbalta) cause dizziness? ...
 

Taking Alprazolam for depression and anxiety. Taken Effexor, Cymbalta, Lexapro. Safe to take Prozac?

. seriquel to sleep. I have nervous legs. I have tried several antidepressants,Effexor, cymbalta , which caused me problems with my blood pressure and heart rate . Tried lexapro and migraines. Now they would ...
 

Is Vistetal better than Cymbalta for anxiety?

When comparing Vistetal and Cymbalta which is better for mild anxiety ...
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Can I take Lexapro along with Cymbalta for back pain and depression?

My family physician is unavailable (on vacation) for the next 3 weeks. I am on 60 mgs. of Cymbalta for back pain & depression but depression is getting worse. Can I add Lexapro to this? I have taken Lexapro ...
 

Does Cymbalta cause goose bumps on skin?

though. I did switch from lexapro to cymbalta in January. Could cymbalta be causing this? ...
 

Does Viibryd have adverse side effects compared to Cymbalta?

Hello. My Doctor is prescribing my to go on to Viibryd from Cymbalta which I have ben on for about 4 years now. The reason my Doctor is changing is because I have no energy while on cymbalta at 60mg ...
 

Having muscle pain, droopy eyelids and blurred vision. On lyrica, lovastain lexapro and hormone patch. Advice

is poor. I take lyrica 300mg daily do not tolerate antinflammatory drugs nor cymbalta. meds are also lovastain lexapro and hormone patch. Have had cervical C456 fusion with 20 yrs ago, now having crampy pains ...
 

What are the side effects of Cymbalta as compared to other medication for depression and GAD?

How long has cymbalta been on the market. ? I have been given for depression and GAD. Previously I was on wellbuton, prozac and I didnt like Zolof. I have had health problems and no diagnosis the wondering ...
 

Is it safe to take Lexapro for anxiety?

my friend an 84 yr old stroke patient has had a cough for a week. She has been treated with tylenol with codiene for the pain in her nonusabale right arm and her lexapro has been increased for anxiety. Her ...
 

Use of Oxyelite pro and lexapro

I am on Lexapro 10mg and would like to try Oxy Elite pro. I do a cardio workout 2-3 times a week and watch my diet but cant get rid of this last 15lbs. Is it safe for me to use Oxy elite with my lexapro? ...
 

Side effects of lexapro

i have just taking lexapro and i have started to feel wierd and dizzy is that common ...
 

How safe is taking Lexapro ?

I took 1 10 mg lexapro fr the first time this morning and have been experiencing extreme nausea, jitteryness, and nervousness and weird burning sensations in my chest and arms. When should it go away? Im ...
 

Is Lexapro as effective as Venlafaxine?

. switched me to Lexapro. does that work as well as venlafaxine? ...
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Side effects of Lexapro?
Hello and welcome to HCM, Lexapro is anti depressant drug used to treat depression in adults. The kidney and liver functions should be monitored before starting the drug. Common side effects are constipation, lack of sleep, nausea, headache, dizziness, decreased sexual desire, fatigue, etc. Neurological symptoms like hallucinations, seizures, mood change are also known to occur. Thanks Dr Shailja
 
Is it safe to switch cymbalta to zoloft? Without tapering off?
No this need to be tapered first because both the molecule may have difference in bioavailability
 
I take generic lexapro can I take. acetaminophen tylenol
Hi, thank you for posting. These medicines are from different medicines groups, so you can use both of these medicines because they don't interact with each other. Dr. Behar.
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