Extreme skin itch due to LEXAPRO taper - help pls

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groverpower
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   Posted 11/13/2012 7:36 PM (GMT -6)   
Good day to you all. I am usually on the anxiety forum but decided to post here since I am experiencing extreme skin itch since I started tapering from LEXAPRO almost a month ago. It is a bloody pain and to think I still have some ways to go before completely being of LEXAPRO. Would any of you know how to alleviate this itch? I have seen a Derma was prescribed some meds and cream bit they are hardly working. This is so frustrating. Would appreciate any help/tips.

couchtater
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   Posted 11/13/2012 11:03 PM (GMT -6)   
Hydrocortizone cream and benadryl is what I take for my itching.
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