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What are the common side effects of lexapro

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Dr.  Basheer Ahamed MD

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Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

lexapro was upped to 25mgs from 20mgs.. getting side effects.. shaking, anxiety , feeling werid ...? is this normal to feel side effects with an upped doseage..? thank u ... View answer

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

I have been having heart palpationsorry for two weeks...doctor started me on lexapro for anxiety ...I have seen a cardiologist, had ekg and stress test and blood work all reading normal...today I ... View answer

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Dr. Ashok Kumar MD

I was started on Lexapro 2 days ago at 20mg daily. The dose is making me nauseated, dizzy and tire. Is this the usual starting dose? I am 68 years old and weigh 126 lbs. ... View answer

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Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

What are the side affects of lexapro . I just started taking lexapro a week ago and feel very out of sorts. Thank you. Mel ... View answer

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Dr. Jagdish MD

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

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Dr.  Sohil Takodara MD

HI, I started taking Lexapro 8 weeks ago. I just increased dose from 10mg to 15mg. I am definitely more anxious than usual. Will that go away? I have been on 15 for 1 week. He also suggested taking ... View answer

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Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

wanted to read up on Lexapro to be aware of what side effects to watch for, etc. Thank you. ...I have been taking Zoloft for many years. Insurance company wants me to take a generic... View answer

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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 ... View answer

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Dr. Nishikant Verma MD

effects of Lexapro. My main issue is general anxiety and mild depression. ...I am trying to look into Lexapro instead of taking Paroxetine. I have recently been diagnosed ... View answer

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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...

Dr. Qazi Ammara MD

Hi, Thanks for posting the query, The common side effects are dizziness, light headdedness, blurred vision, drowsiness.

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