Lexapro and Anger - from FDA reports
Anger 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 Xanax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Anger with Lexapro. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 47,584 people who have side effects when taking Lexapro from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Feb, 27, 2017
47,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 408 people (0.86%) have Anger
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Anger *:
- < 1 month: 25.88 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.53 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.24 %
- 1 - 2 years: 15.29 %
- 2 - 5 years: 25.88 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.18 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Anger when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 54.94 %
- male: 45.06 %
Age of people who have Anger when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.3 %
- 2-9: 3.05 %
- 10-19: 10.06 %
- 20-29: 13.41 %
- 30-39: 14.33 %
- 40-49: 22.87 %
- 50-59: 19.51 %
- 60+: 16.46 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (172 people, 42.16%)
- Stress And Anxiety (77 people, 18.87%)
- Quit Smoking (36 people, 8.82%)
- Sleep Disorder (33 people, 8.09%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (31 people, 7.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (81 people, 19.85%)
- Ambien (76 people, 18.63%)
- Seroquel (70 people, 17.16%)
- Wellbutrin (58 people, 14.22%)
- Neurontin (57 people, 13.97%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (147 people, 36.03%)
- Stress And Anxiety (138 people, 33.82%)
- Suicidal Ideation (127 people, 31.13%)
- Memory Loss (101 people, 24.75%)
- Fatigue (96 people, 23.53%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Anger when taking Lexapro?
Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 54,189 users)
Anger has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (latest reports from 22,336 Anger patients).
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I just started Lexpro 5 days ago. I was suffering from general anxiety and social anxiety. I am taking 10 MG daily and am suppose to up my dose to the 20 MG on day 7. I take it around 6pm every night. I have not been feeling myself since starting it. I feel very zombified and my emotions are ...
I just started it almost a month and a half ago, but it's really helping my depression and I don't want to stop and wait and try other medications, but I've started having dermatillomania and not being able to sleep at night. Is this something I can wait out and try to control or should I find ...
I had my dose of lexapro increased from 15 mg. to 20 mg. After which I started having extreme restlessness, high levels of anxiety, bad thoughts of hopelessness and acute depression. I was given cogentin to stop the moving and restlessness but it's not really working.
I take 10 MG of Lexapro a day. Xanax as needed. I drug tested via swab last week and it came back positive for meth and amphetamines. Neither have i ever used in my life. The only other drug I took was a Zytrec D. I am baffled and need answers
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