I have been dealing with anxiety since August 12. I was started on lexapro 10mg on august 17. I was on it with very little help of course they say it takes a while to kick in and help. On Tuesday September 4 i called my doctor and he told me add 10 mgs more so now i am on 20 Mgs. That same day I ended up in the ER with very sharp chest pain. ER doctor said it was due to high levels of cortisol and low levels of seratonin. Can someone please help. Will lexapro help me I know I have only been on 20 mgs for 3 days but I need some kind of good encouragement anyone out there that went through this and lexapro help? How long before feeling the difference??? I know I am only and week 3 I’d meds but please help I hate feeling this way and unable to performenlike I used too. Please advise. Oh at the ER they gave me alprazolam to take as needed as I go back to my doctor on Monday. I have take this around 4 for 2 days but I really need to be ok all day not just when I take that pill. Anyone out there with my experience?? How long before lexapro really kicked in and helped???
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