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Does Lexapro cause Heavy Periods ?

#231 in Lexapro discussions - 30 posts discuss Heavy Periods with Lexapro. Heavy Periods is #231 concern in Lexapro discussions.
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noticed heavy periods and ever so light periods with Lexapro...
" ...me and I've been on Lexapro since February 2004. ...drugs. However, I have noticed heavy periods and ever so light periods wit... "

can be a cause of the awful painful and heavy periods...
" ...unbalanced hormones, but also Lexapro can be a cause of the awful painful and heavy periods I have. Taking Estrovin ...absorbing of iron? Iron pills helped me... "

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notice any change but thats not to say it wasn't heavier....
" ...any women had any problems with heavy menstrual bleeding while on lexapro? I always bleed ...while I was taking lexapro I didn't notice any change but thats not to say it wasn't heavier. I just ... "

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isn't working on my anxiety just my depression. Also,...
" ...a question. Can Lexapro cause your ...to me. Maybe Lexapro isn't working on my anxiety just my depression. Also, for the ...at work stopped taking it because she had heavy periods with major ... "

them. Did start Lexapro in early Jan but then...
" ...of estriol (80%)/estradiol (20%) for the last year to manage premenopausal symptoms. Always had ...past year. Had a long, heavy period during and after ...them. Did start Lexapro in early... "

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I got off an antidepressant called lexapro (10mg) about...
" ...Birth Control I took ortho tricyclen for a year, then ...period like the usual (heavy flow, about 5-7 days) and ...mention is that I got off an antidepressant called lexapro (10mg) about the ... "

actually been taking Lexapro because it got so bad at one...
" ...about me! OHH the pain and agony of heavy periods. The clots.. ugghhh.. the anemia.. the meanness to the family.. i have actually been taking Lexapro because it got so bad at... "

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lexapro and ive had no side affects like youve listed.also...
" i agree u should see a doc.im on lexapro and ive had no side affects like youve listed.also there is a list of ...from the tubal was really heavy periods and spotting.but u really need... "

a year ago(i had an extremly heavy period the entire time),...
" ...being taken off Depo almost a year ago(i had an extremly heavy period the entire time), my sex drive is sloowly coming ...that I was taken off lexapro as well, which made even... "

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childbirth. I started lexapro 2 months after the surgery...
" ...highly recommend both. I wanted the thermal ablation to get rid of heavy periods and my gyn would ...was under. I had wicked bad periods after my first ...childbirth. I started lexapro 2... "

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