Lexapro and Vertigo - from FDA reports
Vertigo 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 Vertigo 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 May, 18, 2017
50,672 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro.
Among them, 3,155 people (6.23%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lexapro when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 47.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.53 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.53 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.87 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.73 %
- 10+ years: 0.34 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Lexapro *:
- female: 73.32 %
- male: 26.68 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Lexapro *:
- 0-1: 0.04 %
- 2-9: 0.19 %
- 10-19: 2.8 %
- 20-29: 8.0 %
- 30-39: 11.66 %
- 40-49: 19.11 %
- 50-59: 24.44 %
- 60+: 33.76 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (800 people, 25.36%)
- Stress And Anxiety (383 people, 12.14%)
- High Blood Pressure (198 people, 6.28%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (163 people, 5.17%)
- Pain (152 people, 4.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien (358 people, 11.35%)
- Xanax (327 people, 10.36%)
- Aspirin (292 people, 9.26%)
- Nexium (289 people, 9.16%)
- Neurontin (285 people, 9.03%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (1,002 people, 31.76%)
- Fatigue (747 people, 23.68%)
- Headache (740 people, 23.45%)
- Weakness (719 people, 22.79%)
- Stress And Anxiety (695 people, 22.03%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Vertigo when taking Lexapro?
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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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