Lexapro and Heart rate increased - from FDA reports
Heart rate increased 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 Xanax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Heart rate increased 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, 29, 2017
50,672 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 485 people (0.96%) have Heart Rate Increased
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Heart Rate Increased *:
- < 1 month: 57.53 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.4 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.37 %
- 1 - 2 years: 5.48 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.85 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.37 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Heart Rate Increased when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 73.53 %
- male: 26.47 %
Age of people who have Heart Rate Increased when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.25 %
- 2-9: 0.75 %
- 10-19: 3.77 %
- 20-29: 9.05 %
- 30-39: 11.06 %
- 40-49: 23.62 %
- 50-59: 19.6 %
- 60+: 31.91 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (120 people, 24.74%)
- Stress And Anxiety (86 people, 17.73%)
- High Blood Pressure (25 people, 5.15%)
- Osteoporosis (24 people, 4.95%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (24 people, 4.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (55 people, 11.34%)
- Lasix (51 people, 10.52%)
- Aspirin (51 people, 10.52%)
- Prevacid (37 people, 7.63%)
- Klonopin (36 people, 7.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (139 people, 28.66%)
- Stress And Anxiety (127 people, 26.19%)
- Dizziness (111 people, 22.89%)
- Fatigue (104 people, 21.44%)
- Nausea (103 people, 21.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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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