1 doctor weighed in:

How does diarrhea last after stopping lexapro (escitalopram)?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Julia Irwin
Psychiatry

In brief: less than a week

Most symptoms of discontinuing Lexapro (escitalopram) resolve within a week.
The half life of the drug is about 32 hrs. Other symptoms after stopping the med may include muscular aches, headaches, nausea etc.

In brief: less than a week

Most symptoms of discontinuing Lexapro (escitalopram) resolve within a week.
The half life of the drug is about 32 hrs. Other symptoms after stopping the med may include muscular aches, headaches, nausea etc.
Dr. Julia Irwin
Dr. Julia Irwin
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Eric Weisman
Board Certified, Neurology
33 years in practice
9M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors