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Dr.     Alexander H. Sheppe MD

I started Lexapro 15 milligrams about 3 months ago and I have gained about 35 pounds since. I want to know if this was because of the Lexapro since I had weight loss surgery in 2011 and have not...

Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I am overweight , and I need to do something about it. One thing I would like to know is, do anti-depressants (like Lexapro ) cause weight gain? ...

Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

about the best way to get off of this medicine? I has caused a 50 pound weight gain, and I am worried ...My doctor just recently added 150 mg of wellbutrin xl to my Lexapro 20mg and abilify 5mg. I...

Dr.    Alexander H. Sheppe MD

in good condition. She is 5'5" and 115-120 lbs so weight gain would be of little concern on specific side ... when I cannot monitor her. Is Lexapro or Celexa a reasonable start and what is the minimal...

Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

How can I ease my Lexapro withdrawal symptom of "brain zaps" And how long will it take to feel normal again? ...

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Dr. GULSHAN BARWAR MD

Hello, years ago i was on lexapro for some situational depression an anxiety. I gained weight but found the medicine to be helpful and went off. Just recently I m suffering from depression again. My ...

Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

What is the best to wean of lexapro? I take 10mg day and have been on and off for last 6 years. Every time is go on I notice a significant amount of weight gain. I am a avid runner. If I cut down to 5 ...

Dr. Ashish Ranjan MD

When I started Lexapro 1+ year ago my urine smell turned to ammonia but I also gained 25+ lbs ... I have diabetes from the sudden drug drop + weight gain? Thank you in advance. ...

Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

this be leading to the continued weight gain and would Effexor be a better choice, I take the Lexapro ...I suffered a bi-lateral pe 2 yrs ago and have suffered a lot of weight gain as I...

Dr. Prabhash Verma MD

have been awful! Panic attacks weight gain no libido anxiety. Yuck!!!! I wish I was never prescribed it ...Hi, I m on lexapro 5mg. I ve tapered down from 20 and have not decreased the dose for 12...

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Dr. Shailja Puri MD

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...

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

Hello Lexapro is a SSRI drug and the drug start showing its effects in about 4 weeks. Usually it is advised to be taken for at least 3 months after remission of symptoms, though exact duration depends upon...

Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

no it is not at all addicting. Yes it is very safe and without significant side effects.