Does Lexapro cause Bloating?

Last Update May 30, 2016
#40 in Lexapro discussions - 748 posts discuss Bloating with Lexapro. Bloating is #40 concern in Lexapro discussions.
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Lexapro (generic name: escitalopram) is an antidepressant from the family of SSRI’s (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) that increases serotonin in the brain. It is used to t...
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Does Lexapro cause Bloating?

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Bloating from Lexapro
| Suzy
I have been on Lexapro for six months. , during that time I increased weight from 53k to 58k I was not unhappy about the weight gain as I think that because of my depression I lost weigh. A bloated stomach came little by little not good and very uncomfortable . I have Lexapro to thank for my return to good mental and have now gone off the medication Fingers crossed!

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Bloating from Lexapro
| Sherry
Horrible bloating and diarrhea

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Bloating from Lexapro
| Emma
I have been in Lexapro for almost 2 yrs and I have gained almost 30 lbs. I feel bloated and lost my sharpness in my mind. Dry mouth & electrical shocks are some of the other side effects.

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