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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Stopeed Lexapro. Have anxiety, panic attacks. On Soloft. Had seizures with meningitis

I have taken myself off lexapro ...20 to 15 to 10 to 5 to 0 in 4 weeks...I get a zap feeling now ... function test, which was not good, I don't drink and look after my diet, they told me lexapro is not good ...
 

On cymbalta. Is it safe to drink alcohol?

Am on cymbalta 60 mg but i like to have a drink of alcohol but at moment i feel like my anxiety is really high ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 to wean off of Lexapro?

I have been taking 10 mg Lexapro for almost a year. Is there a way to safely stop taking it without major withdrawal problems. When I miss a dosage for a day I experience headache and joint pain ...
 

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 ...
 

What is Lexapro dosage?

someone I know was prescribed Lexapro 20 mg. I been on it for several year s and I think it s great. Well my friend asked me if she took 6 20 mg of Lexapro will it help faster. I told her to take ...
 

Is lexapro effective in treatment of depression?

my dr. And he prescribed me lexapro. Will this help with the withdrawl depression? ...
 

How should chronic depression be treated?

have tried Antidepressants in the following order: Zoloft, Celexa, Lexapro, Prozac, Luvox, Pristiq, Viibryd, Effexor, and Paxil. I am currently taking 20mg Cymbalta daily. I would like to go up ...
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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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