My anxiety is less, but my depression is worse.

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   Posted 1/28/2009 4:22 AM (GMT -6)   
Is this normal with Lexapro?

I am also taking Klonopin and Wellbutrin.

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   Posted 1/28/2009 6:59 AM (GMT -6)   
How long have you been on these meds? It usually takes four to six weeks for the antidepressant part to reach its full effect. You might want to talk about a medication adjustment in my humble opinion.

And it could be your situation. Is there anything going on that woould cause the depression?

I hope that you feel better soon.

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   Posted 1/28/2009 8:54 AM (GMT -6)   

What I have been told my my Pdoc is the Lexapro will help with the anxiety but the Wellbutrin is not an SSRI and may cause and increase in anxiety. I would talk to your physician re the depression becoming worse as that is normally a warning on the AD's.

Now please remember, that is just what she said  and every person is different.  I am not a professional.  :)

I hope you soon start to feel better.




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