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lexam 10

Lexam 10 is oval shaped, white in colour, has a break in the middle, has a print of an arrow on one side of the table and on the other side a print E 1. ## hi is lexam a good anti depressent i have ben taking it now for three days and i have had diarraha and i had some blurred vision today in my left eye blurred vision has gone should i be concerned and how long before you notice a difference i went on it as i lost my father not long ago please help ...

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is it safe to take lexamil during pregnancy ## I am 5 weeks pregnant and want know if it is safe for my unborn baby if i continue taking Lexamil 20mg daily ## Hi please give me more info on livifem. If got huge hairloss already now I don't want to take this tab because it is one of the side effects. What else could I drink ...

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Lexamil 10

My husband is on lexamil 20mg, one a day.. He sufferp from nightmares, can this be a side effect. ## Lexamil contains the active ingredient Escitalopram, which is an SSRI antidepressant and yes, nightmares are possible with virtually any medication like this that works on brain chemicals. Learn more Lexamil details here. If there are severe enough to be interfering with his ability to sleep normally, then he should consult with his doctor, as it may not be the right medication for him to use and he may need to try something else. How long has been taking it? ## My husband has been using lexamil 10ml for 2 months then the Dr.upped the dosage to 20mg a day. He has been using 20mg for a month now and since then he has been getting nightmares.. ## How long does Lexamil take to have effect!I... ...

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Lexamil 10mg

Hi, please help. Is there any danger in splitting a Lexamil 20mg pill in half? ## What has your doctor advised? It is generally safe to do with any medication that isn't time release, except for in certain cases, where your doctor has told you not to, or there are specific warnings on the bottle or monograph that say not to do so. Learn more about Lexamil Details ...

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Lexamil 20 Mg

Can Lexamil 20 Mg cause Anorexia? ## Lexamil contains the active ingredient Escitalopram, which is an SSRI antidepressant and, usually, these medications cause the opposite problem, but it is difficult to say how any medication will affect any given person that takes it. Have you spoken to your doctor about it? ## i have a similar thought re lexamil and anorexia, although i have read that a lot of people experience weight gain? I have been using lexamil for just over a year (previously used cilift and zoloft for aprox 10yrs) and the weight loss \ obsession with not eating is very evident and noticable? ...

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Lexamil 20 mg.

I would like to know if Lexamil 20mg can cause fatigue and migraines. I've been using this drug for almost 2 years and I'm feeling very tired everyday. I've also gain 5 kg. Can i just stop using the drug? Will there be severe side effects? ## Lexamil contains the active ingredient Escitlopram, which is an SSRI antidepressant, so yes, after taking it for such a long period of time, a sudden cessation may result in some severe rebound effects, such as worsening depression and anxiety. Learn more Lexamil details here. You should consult your doctor, because it's usually best to taper these types of medications, to minimize the withdrawal effects. Are there any other questions? ...

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what is lexamil

I am on major depression and on treatment,I am taking Laxamil tablets,I am concern that I am working on stressful environment with side effect of this is anyhing that you can recommend,I am loosing weight and I got motional,I am sometime happu and sometimes moody. ## Lexamil contains the active ingredient Escitalopram, this is an SSNRI antidepressant. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dry mouth and headache. It is hard to say, especially since this site is not medical professionals, if your symptoms are caused by the medication or your condition in general, both are possibilities and we cannot possibly suggest a treatment. Have you tried speaking to your doctor about it? You may need to change your medications or do a dosage adjustment. ## Hi, i my doc has prescribed ... ...

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lexamil and adhd

Can lexamil help for ADHD in adult female? ## No, this is an antidepressant, so it is not usually used to treat such conditions. The NIH lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, dry mouth, and weight gain. Did your doctor prescribe this for you? ...

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Lexamil IN THE UK

I was prescribed Lexamil in France after he death of my husband, and found them to be a great help. Since coming to England I cannot get it from my G P. What is the equivalent in England. ## I'm don't know what the name brand would be there, but the active ingredient/generic would be Escitalopram, it's an SSRI antidepressant. You may want to ask your doctor or pharmacist what they have that contains that as the active ingredient. Side effects may include: nausea, headache, dry mouth and weight changes. Learn more: Is there anything else I can help with? ...

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Azor and lexamil

Please can you help I have been on cipralex 20mg for 2012 to 2014 then pyscotherapist changed to lexamil because of the cost, in 2014 i went then i went on Azor and take herbal amega 3,6 plus ginkgo biloba , my driving is a problem, i was on half azor and then take quater if i need to drive, now i picked up such tension and spasm on my muscles because i stopped azor, can i take azor and lexamil together, please help ## Had lots of complications with cipralex and lexamil, I decided to come off all meds and stick with Azor 0.25mg , I take half in the morning. This had made me sane and after all the traumatic issues of divorce , hi jacking i can now live again. ## You should be aware that U.S. FDA warns that Azor carries the risk of being habit forming, its other side effects may possibly ... ...

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lexam-withdrawal

Have been on lexam 9mths & now quitting. Took 1/2 tab (5mg) every 2nd day for 1/52 then 1/2 tab & then stopped altogether. Head feels light, spinning & weird. How long will this last for till I'm able to function properly? ## re Lexam withdrawal regime. My doctor stressed to withdraw gradually- no details offered. Lexam web site advises to take 1-2 weeks. I reduced gradually over 10 days & still had severe withdrawal symptoms. My chemist advised take at least 3 weeks-he was right! ...

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lexamil, espiride

What is Lexamil (Essitalpram 10mg) and Espiride (50mg) and how strong is it? Is there any side affects? What should I avoid using when on these drugs? Thank you ## Lexamil contains the active ingredient Escitalopram, commonly sold in the U.S. under the brand name Lexapro. Some of the most common side effects include: nausea, drowsiness, sexual dysfunction and weight gain. Common side effects are nausea, somnolence (sleepiness) and gastrointestinal side effects reported as relatively common. Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## Is lexamil safe for breastfeeding moms? My son is 2 years old ## Main use of ESPIRIDE 50mg Caps. What is the most comon side affects I am on high blood presure treetment ## Espiride was prescribed to me when my wife ... ...

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lexam side effects

I'm about to start and I have a phobia of vomiting has anyone experienced vomiting .. I'm doing this for my relationship I suffer from severe anxiety attacks to the point where I'm hospitalised and my girl friend shouldn't have to put up with that I'm finally taking the step on trying to fix my self ...

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lexamil 20 mg Query

Hi, I have been on Lexamil 10mg for 2 years and then about a hear ago my dr increased the dosage to 20mg, which I took for 6 months. However I have stop taking the meds approx 6 months ago. I am a very bad pill drinker and then to forr. I feel that I struggle more with anxiaty than depression and rather preferred Azor/Xanor SR. Would you recommend me going back oono Lexamil? My dad passed away 7 months ago and have a stressful job. Is it better to be on an anti-depress like Lexamil or Azor/Xanor? Can one drink both? Should I start with a lower dosage of Lexamil instead of the 20mg again? ## Hello, Mandy! How are you? Only your doctor can really advise you as to what medication would be safest for you to try. Have you consulted your doctor, again, yet? ...

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lexamil 10 mg nausea

I'm on lexamil 10mg for 5 days now and I'm feeling terrible! I've got 24/7 nausea. The one day I had diarrhea and the next day everything was blurry the whole day and I was so dizzy, I hallucinated. I'm sleeping all the time, I shake a lot as well. They say it will go on for 3 weeks until it actually works. I drank on one day more than 7 nausea pills and nothing works. ## Hello, Hayley! How are you? The nausea, diarrhea and dizziness can be normal side effects, as listed by the FDA, however, they sound very severe and this medication shouldn't make you hallucinate. It seems that this might not be the right medication for you take and you may need to speak to your doctor about trying something else. What nausea pills did you take? ...

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Lexamil and Urbanol

I have depression and severe anxiety attacks that happens in the mornings. Dr prescribed Lexamil 5mg for the first 10 days and thereafter 10mg together with Urbanol 10mg to be taken together in the mornings. An hour after taking these meds I get very nauseous and have no appetite. My pharmacist said that I should not take these meds together. Dr said I must take it as she prescribed it. You help will be appreciated! ## Hello, Cora! How are you? I'm sorry about the nausea. It may be due to taking them at the same time, which could be what the pharmacist meant. Have you tried taking them with food or a small snack, rather than on an empty stomach? That can sometimes help prevent nausea. The FDA warns that Urbanol carries the risk of being habit forming and could cause side effects, su... ...

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Lexamil Medication

I have been taking Lexamil 10mg to 20mg for one and a half months. My body feels stiff and tingly nervous. How long before I start feel relaxed and calm. If Lexamil is not the right medication for me, what would you advise I take instead. One more thing, if Lexamil is an Anti-Depressent, how does it help with nerve repair? ## Lexamil contains the active ingredient Escitalopram and yes, it is an SSRI class antidepressant and some of them can help with some types of nerve pain. Learn more Lexamil details here. It is not an anti-anxiety medication, so it will not make you feel relaxed and calm, that's not how it works. It may help with some symptoms, but as an antidepressant it does not have those types of effects. It will also not do anything to repair the nerves, it can help with som... ...

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LEXAMIL NOT HELPING

I have been on Lexamil 20 mg for more than 7 weeks. I am 74 years of age. I feel more depressed than ever and have completely lost all interest in life. I have tried most other ant-depressants for over 30 years. ## Have things improved for you any? What type of antidepressants have you tried? You may be resistant to the regular ones, such as SSRIs and SNRIs, so you may actually need to talk to your doctor about trying something very strong that can help with resistant depression, such as an antipsychotic medication, like Abilify. ## maybe it is reactin with your other RX; so there must be something else going on other than just the RX in your life. So..whats really going on....interest to live?? mmm...i do not like the sound of that! :) smile some1 thought of U Vivi ...

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Lexamil weight gain

What can I do to prevent weight gain while using Lexamil? I am also taking birth control which adds to the possibility of gaining weight. ## Lexamil contains the active ingredient Escitalopram, which is an SSRI antidepressant and it isn't known to cause significant weight gain. Compared to taking an oral contraceptive, you are more liable to gain weight from the birth control, rather than the Lexamil. However, you can help keep any changes, from either medication, under control by watching your diet to make sure you aren't eating far more than you should, stick with lower fat foods and get plenty of exercise. Have you spoken to your doctor about your concerns? They will also be able to advise of ideas that may be useful to you. ...

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espiride vs lexamil

I used espiride for a year while breastfeeding, not realizing it is a antideppresant. That was in 2011. A few months ago my dr prescribed lexamil to me for chronic tired syndrome? I have gained 7kg in six months? Is espiride and lexamil more or less the same? I would rather use espiride? ## Hello, Es! How are you? Actually, the Espiride contains Sulpiride, which is an atypical antipsychotic, though it is also used to treat major depressive disorder, it is not an actual antidepressant. But the Escitalopram in the Lexamil is an SSRI class antidepressant. As to going back to it, have you discussed the issue with your doctor? What are you taking them to treat? ...

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