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Is there any kind of antiinflammatory tablet that can be safely used with lexapro

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarberaanswered
Pediatrics 28 years experience
Any: There is no interaction between Lexapro (escitalopram) and anti inflammatory medications.

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Maybe, maybe nothing: Some people use a daily dose of 30mg/ day and so it is not abnormally high dose. You may experience some nausea/jitteriness, headaches, somnolence, i... Read More
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Lexapro (escitalopram): Dose not high. May get nausea, but otherwise ok.
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Likely safe: So far no drug drug interactions have been reported. A lot more work has been done on the basic science of this particular berry then with the other p... Read More
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Acai Berry: Should be ok. Let your doctor know you are taking them.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
No - not safe: I don't know of any over-the-counter Monoamine Oxidase inhibitors (MAOI's). But MAOI's can not be taken with numerous medications and food. It would ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Lexapro (escitalopram) taper: One option is to taper by 2.5mg. every 4-7 days until you are down to 2.5mg. daily, then take 2.5mg. every other day until you run out. A better optio... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: If so prescribed. While there is no known drug-drug interaction individual side effects of each drug will still apply. Make sure your docs, if seeing ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Likely: However if weed causes you to become drowsy, this combination may make you even more so. Make sure you don't operate any machinery until you know how... Read More
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Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
It is not: wise to take herbal supplements with prescription drugs.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Lexapro: I virtually always start patients on 5 mg of Lexapro so that they can become used to it. The does can then be raised to 10 mg. It can be increased hig... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Wilson
Family Medicine 47 years experience
Spirulina: There are no known interactions between spirulina and the drugs you take. I recommend considering taking L-theanine 100 mg twice daily for the anxiety... Read More

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