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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fabio Danisi
27 years experience Neurology
Usually at night: Most take at night, initally with something light like a couple of crackers, a large glass of water to minimize nausea that is sometimes noted in the ... Read More

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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Risk serotonin syndr: The chemical interaction between these 2 drugs can potentially result in what is called serotonin syndrome which can be really debilitating or cause a ... Read More
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Gaffney
24 years experience Psychiatry
Remeron (mirtazapine) at night : Definitely take the Remeron at night - as it is sedating. You can play with when you take the Lexapro (escitalopram) dose - as it has a fairly long h ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Actually you can: take it at any time. Taking it at same time each day can help to make it a habit.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Take in the evening: and see how you are doing. Also check with your prescribing doctor because you may need smaller dose that what you are taking now.
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
13 years experience Urgent Care
Medication: Both contain side effects of increase sleepiness. Taking together is not good idea. Take Lexapro (escitalopram) 2-3 hours before sleep and Zispin arou ... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Morning: The two together might make you drowsy.
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raymond Coffin
25 years experience Clinical Psychology
AM/PM: Check with your doctor to see if taking Lexapro (escitalopram) in the morning and Remeron at night would be consistent with your treatment plan. Remer ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience Psychiatry
Timing varies: Most people take Lexapro (escitalopram) in the morning, following their first food of the day. But the timing has nothing to do with its effectivenes ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ruth Seaman
25 years experience Psychiatry
No difference : No difference for most people. Whatever time of day seems to work best for you, as long as you take it once daily around the same time. It is not u ... Read More

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