North Canton, OH
A 37-year-old female asked:

Taking 20mg generic lexapro (escitalopram) daily, 1mg klonopin as needed (rarely), can i take 100mg sumatriptan occasionally for migraine, advil/tylenol does nothing?

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Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 57 years experience
Lexapro (escitalopram) Headache: I understand your distress. Thank you for informing about Anxiety and IBS. Lexapro (escitalopram) and Stress can cause headache. Using Sumatriptan together with Lexapro (escitalopram) can increase the risk of a rare but serious Serotonin Syndrome See Psychiatrist for Therapy for stresses of relationship, marriage, separation, parenting, unresolved feelings of hurt, resentment, lack of support, loneliness, work and finances.
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