I have been on lexapro for approx. 5 yrs. but weaned off it for about 6 months (and finally lost the weight that I had gained from it) since then I had to go back on it - and gained a ton of weight, not to mention the swelling in my face, hands, wrists and feeling depressed because of it. My anxiety has tapered off but now I am stuck with this bloating, and weight gain. I want to taper off it again, but Iam afraid of the outcome!!! Has anyone experienced swelling, and bloating while on this med??? Please respond.
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