Lexapro and Forgetfulness - from FDA reports
Forgetfulness 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 Forgetfulness with Lexapro. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 50,672 people who have side effects when taking Lexapro from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 19, 2017
50,672 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 1,725 people (3.4%) have Forgetfulness
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Forgetfulness *:
- < 1 month: 38.76 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.92 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.74 %
- 1 - 2 years: 12.44 %
- 2 - 5 years: 15.31 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.83 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Forgetfulness when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 67.8 %
- male: 32.2 %
Age of people who have Forgetfulness when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.16 %
- 2-9: 0.16 %
- 10-19: 2.81 %
- 20-29: 8.58 %
- 30-39: 12.32 %
- 40-49: 20.98 %
- 50-59: 26.52 %
- 60+: 28.47 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (519 people, 30.09%)
- Stress And Anxiety (209 people, 12.12%)
- Pain (173 people, 10.03%)
- Sleep Disorder (126 people, 7.30%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (121 people, 7.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien (307 people, 17.80%)
- Xanax (240 people, 13.91%)
- Nexium (206 people, 11.94%)
- Neurontin (199 people, 11.54%)
- Seroquel (171 people, 9.91%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (484 people, 28.06%)
- Fatigue (399 people, 23.13%)
- Depression (396 people, 22.96%)
- Pain (380 people, 22.03%)
- Headache (356 people, 20.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Forgetfulness when taking Lexapro?
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I am suffering from short term memory loss after taking the antibiotic Bactrim. When I tell my doctor about the systems they tell me I do not know what I am talking about. As anyone had the same happen?
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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