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A 26-year-old male asked:

Can i take advil while taking lexapro (escitalopram)? been taking 5mg generic lexapro (escitalopram) for 2 weeks and now my jaw and neck both hurt causing me to get a pounding head

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Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Just do not take Advil (ibuprofen) in a daily basis. Just in moderation

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