A 39-year-old female asked:
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ct scan normal. doc. diagnose tension/migraine headache. these headaches are in the evening. still right eye pain. lexapro (escitalopram) prescribe. thoughts?

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Dr. Jerald Ratner
51 years experience Psychiatry
Lexapro (escitalopram): In view of headaches,either migraine or tension or both. you might want to consider increasing dose of Lexapro (escitalopram) as it increases serotonin, which is helpful to prevent headaches. Or consider Imitrex to prevent H/A's.
Answered on Sep 18, 2018
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