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can i take the reducta chewing gum to help lose weight while on lexapro (escitalopram)?

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
No: Although this compound has been thought to be considerably safe, there are no studies to date regarding drug drug interactions. The active ingredient is caralluma fimbriata. I would not personally use the product until such drug drug interaction safety data were to become available.
Answered on May 28, 2020
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