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May 31st, 2014, 09:31 AM
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Hi ladies, my name is Maggie and I have an 18 month old daughter and am about 12 weeks along with my second. I was prescribed lexapro due to depression (something I've struggled with for years but never addressed... It's been extra bad with this pregnancy). I took my first pill yesterday morning and started feeling nauseated. About three hours later I vomited very violently in a way I've never vomited before. I'm wondering if it's maybe a bad reaction to the lex? I wasn't able to get ahold of my doctor before they closed for the weekend because I literally couldn't speak or get out of bed. I'm afraid to take it today... Thinking of waiting until Monday when I can call my doctor. I just don't know what to do since I don't know for sure if it was hormones or a bad reaction. Very hard for me to take it while worrying about another violent episode.
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May 31st, 2014, 06:44 PM
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I've takem meds that made me really sick. It looks like this can be one of the side effects. http://www.rxlist.com/lexapro-drug/c...recautions.htm
If it were me I'd stop taking it until you can talk to your doctor.
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