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Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
Bupropion: Bupropion or Wellbutrin (bupropion) is the antidepressant thought to be associated with less weight gain and, fortunately, fewer sexual side effects a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
General Anxiety Dis: Medication MAY play a role in helping you deal w/GAD. I am not that kind of doctor so I won't comment on meds or doses. I do encourage you to get mi ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Need to talk to MD: You really need to talk to your prescriber or an emergency room maybe an urgent care situation Possibly may be good
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
A lot of med: It is not the Flovent or Nasonex (mometasone) but the oral Prednisone which is of concern. Prednisone usually makes people feel good but may induce d ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
44 years experience Psychiatry
Lexapro (escitalopram): What may be a "good dose" of Lexapro (escitalopram) for anxiety for one person may be different for the next. Lexapro (escitalopram) dosing must be in ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
57 years experience Psychiatry
Sometimes: It is an SSRI so should help with social anxiety panic attacks OCD possibly PTSD
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Miles
47 years experience Psychiatry
No: Celexaand Lexapro (escitalopram) are used for the same conditions. However, some people who cannot tolerate one because of side effects may tolerate ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Lexapro (escitalopram) is FDA approved for the treatment of of depression.The drug has a low side effect profile and is effective for many patients. M ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
It is effective for: It is one of many antidepressant and one of many ssris and works for many alone.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Hunter
30 years experience Psychiatry
Good start: It sounds like you are being treated for an anxiety disorder. Both drugs are approved for this diagnosis. Since you have demonstrated some sensitivi ... Read More
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