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Ankeny, IA
A 34-year-old male asked:

I take lexapro (escitalopram) for depression and feel that it doesn't help all my symptoms. should i consider another medication?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
It depends: If you are having problems you should probably contact your prescribing doctor
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Yes: I would consider changing the medication if you've felt no improvement on it and took the appropriate dose. A psychiatrist is best qualified to evaluate and treat you for depression,however.

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