Review: could Lexapro cause Blood urine?
Summary: Blood urine is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Coumadin, and have Stress and anxiety.
We study 35,756 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Blood urine. Find out below who they are, when they have Blood urine and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 39,466 Lexapro users)
Blood urine has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 863 Blood urine patients)
On Feb, 15, 2015: 35,756 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 7 people (0.02%) have Blood Urine.
Time on Lexapro when people have Blood urine * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Blood urine||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Blood urine when taking Lexapro * :
|Blood urine||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||28.57%||14.29%||57.14% |
Severity of Blood urine when taking Lexapro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Blood urine||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Blood urine ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety (1 people, 14.29%)
- Adjustment disorder with mixed anxiety and depressed mood (1 people, 14.29%)
- Atrial fibrillation (1 people, 14.29%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (1 people, 14.29%)
- Multiple sclerosis (1 people, 14.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Coumadin (3 people, 42.86%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (3 people, 42.86%)
- Atenolol (2 people, 28.57%)
- Truvada (1 people, 14.29%)
- Kaletra (1 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- I am on nexplanon as well as lexapro. why do i start my period everytime i start taking it.
I was put on Lexpro(escitalopram) about 6 months ago and I was scared to take the medicine I would take it about 2 days and I would start my period so I stopped. I began taking it again cause I feel like I need to stick it out and see what happens and I was not a 100% sure it was the Lexapro starting my periods cause I am on nexplanon as well. so my periods are almost not existent.I have been taking lexpro for about 4 days now and I started to bleed again. Is this something I need to be alarmed about? Do they have some type of horrible unknown reaction. I just want to hear some good news cause I want to stick with the Lexapro to see if it helps me at all. Thanks for your time.
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- I have quit smoking about 4 wks ago. i'm having nightmares for the 5 days. my question is do the nightmares taper off or do they never stop?
I've been on lexapro for 7 yrs. This is the only med that works for me I've tired lots of diff meds for my anxiety/depression and the all made me nuts or want to die. Even the generic gave me nightmare so I stopped that one. I literally have little to no stress in my life either. So lexapro is the best for me. Anyway I'm getting healthy working out and I quit smoking about 4 wks ago. The nightmares have been going on all wk. They are stressing me out blah. When are these crazy stressful dreams gonna stop? Or at least tapper off?
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I am the mom of a 22 year old who is trying to get through college and can't seem to find the right meds for depression. She is taking Lexapro and I am wondering if adding Wellbutrin will help.
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