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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Terrence Bethea
Child Psychiatry 18 years experience
Dose duration matter: Cross-tapering antidepressants is often done to prevent negative side effects from coming off a medicine. Even a medicine that isn't working well eno... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Lexapro (escitalopram): Is used for the treatment of depression, generalized anxiety disorder, ptsd, phobias, agoraphobia, obsessive compulsive disorder, anxiety disorder no... Read More
Dr. Arthur Ciaramicoli
Clinical Psychology 45 years experience
Lexapro (escitalopram): It is an anti-depressant.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Lexapro (escitalopram): FDA-approved for Major Depression & Generalized Anxiety disorders.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Fox
Psychiatry 14 years experience
Depends: That is a question for your prescribing doctor. For some people, it may be too much. For others, it may be helpful. Everyone responds uniquely.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcello Maviglia
Psychiatry 40 years experience
Uncertain: I do not know what you are trying to address ; if depression/anxiety the best evidence is for lexapro (escitalopram).
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
Psychiatry 36 years experience
SSRI: Lexapro (escitalopram) is a "selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor" (SSRI) commonly used to treat depression and chronic anxiety. Similar medicines ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Kunen
Clinical Psychology 45 years experience
See below: Lexapro (escitalopram) is an ssri and is basically the "pure" form of citalopram. Most common se's effects are constipation, decreased sexual drive, ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elaine Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
Minimal: Hi! lexapro should not change the effectiveness of the Nexplanon insert. Dr brown.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Lexapro (escitalopram): Very rare side-effect is GI bleeding from decrease platelet count. Caution if use with Aspirin or Anticoagulants.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 54 years experience
Lesapro: pregnancy: Lexapro for depression is not contraindicated in pregnancy, but check with your OB provider to see if there may be other preferred remedies for the co... Read More

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