(Closed) Medication side effects?

posted 5 years ago in Wellness
Post # 3
102 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

No personal experience but my younger sister started taking a similar drug a little over a year ago. She was constantly tired/extremely moody for about a month. After that, she was the happiest I had ever seen her. Maybe give it a couple more weeks. I hope this helps!

Post # 4
1572 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

I’ve not taken Lexapro, but if it is really interfering with your life in another week or two see if you can move up your appointment or try a different medication. Sometimes you have to try several meds to find one that works for you. 

Post # 5
9072 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 2010

It can take a few weeks to adjust.  Lexapro is a good med & a lot of people tolerate it really well.

I would give it until you next doctor visit.  Hope it ends up working brilliantly for you!

Post # 6
9667 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2019

I took it for over a year but it didn’t help with my anxiety so I recently changed meds. I had trouble sleeping before it, it didn’t help much but over the past several months I have been sleeping a lot more. It definitely takes a while to adjust to the new medication, so hopefully your sleep will settle back down, but if not, talk to your doctor.

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