Shortness of breath 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 . We study 50,354 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,709 have Shortness of breath. Find out below who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more.
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Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 53,974 users)
Shortness of breath has been reported by people with high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, primary pulmonary hypertension, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 283,849 Shortness of breath patients).
On Oct, 18, 2016
50,354 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 2,709 people (5.38%) have Shortness Of Breath
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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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
Started with 20 mg of Latuda with dinner for a week with a little burning and tightness and sort of heat in my chest, and then I went up to 40 mg after a week or 8 days, hoping the symptoms would stop. After upping to 40mg, I started feeling rapid heart beat and extreme yawning as if I couldn't ...
I've been taking Paxil and welbutrin for 4 months and it has been wonderful for me, anxiety, irritability, weepiness, has diminished considerable. A month ago I increased my dose to 20mg and have started getting complaints from my family about how loud my snoring has been lately and I'm finding ...
Sudden tachycardia and stomach disconfort (mild pain and burping) especially while sleeping. Tachycardia (max 110 bpm but rare, rather 100 bpm) lasts about 30/60 min. Dizziness and breathless only a few seconds. Only once happened while walking after workout, when no physical activity was ...
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