Akathisia is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Abilify, and have Depression . We study 48,981 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA and social media. Among them, 158 have Akathisia. Find out below who they are, when they have Akathisia and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 52,596 users)
Akathisia (a movement disorder characterized by a feeling of inner restlessness) has been reported by people with confusional state, insomnia, psychotic disorder, schizophrenia, malaise (latest reports from 7,556 Akathisia patients).
On Sep, 15, 2016
48,981 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 158 people (0.32%) have Akathisia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi there I got akathisia after compazine for dizziness in Jan 2014 and then got put on ssris due to being suicidal. I tapered for one year and got off the Ssri in October 2015 and am now in withdrawal very very sick and still have mild akathisia which got really bad again in December 2015 after a dentist injected me with local anaesthetic and adrenalin. I now need breast surgery and am terrified of all medications and anaesthetic. I can have local or general and I just don't know which will be best. They have said it would be propofol for general or bupivocaine for local. Any suggestions would be much appreciated thank you.
Daily, I have been taking Lexapro for 11 years; Protonix for 5 years; and Wellbutrin for 6 months. For debilitating pain in my left knee, which has had three major surgeries, including a bone graft, I take Vicodin, 750 mg. If I need a Vicodin, I will take it before bed. Recently, I experienced ...
I am a 35 year old male. Have 3 young kids and a beautiful wife. I began struggling with anxiety 8 years ago after the sudden loss of my dad. Lexapro worked for me years ago. Made the mistake of trying to come off it (thought I was healed). Ha! Now anxiety is back with depression also.
Hello, I have been on Lexapro for 3 months for panic disorder. I am 38 years old. Yesterday and today I have had some blood in my stool. I also take Neproxin once a month (2-3 pills each month) for menstrual cramps. I am worried that it is something bigger than just Lexapro. Should I be ...
Hi there I got akathisia after compazine for dizziness in Jan 2014 and then got put on ssris due to being suicidal. I tapered for one year and got off the Ssri in October 2015 and am now in withdrawal very very sick and still have mild akathisia which got really bad again in December 2015 ...
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