Lexapro and Dizziness - from FDA reports
Dizziness is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Dizziness 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 Mar, 17, 2017
47,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 3,002 people (6.31%) have Dizziness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Dizziness *:
- < 1 month: 47.4 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.53 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.65 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.08 %
- 10+ years: 0.35 %
Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 73.24 %
- male: 26.76 %
Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.04 %
- 2-9: 0.16 %
- 10-19: 2.83 %
- 20-29: 7.98 %
- 30-39: 11.5 %
- 40-49: 19.35 %
- 50-59: 24.74 %
- 60+: 33.4 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (763 people, 25.42%)
- Stress And Anxiety (351 people, 11.69%)
- High Blood Pressure (185 people, 6.16%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (154 people, 5.13%)
- Pain (138 people, 4.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien (349 people, 11.63%)
- Xanax (316 people, 10.53%)
- Aspirin (292 people, 9.73%)
- Nexium (277 people, 9.23%)
- Neurontin (277 people, 9.23%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (942 people, 31.38%)
- Headache (717 people, 23.88%)
- Fatigue (704 people, 23.45%)
- Weakness (699 people, 23.28%)
- Stress And Anxiety (662 people, 22.05%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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.
It's very annoying, I feel dizzy all the time, especially the day after having drinks. I have seen 4 ENT doctors at first they prescribed for me Betaserc. I discovered that the problem is not my ear I went to see a neurologist he said you a have a vestibular migraine, he prescribed for me ...
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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