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Are there any vitamins or herbs that are recommended to avoid when taking Lexapro (escitalopram)?

Most are safe. Always take these as suggested and select a good brand. Here are the ones to avoid: valerian, st john's wort, same, kava kava, and gotu kola. Be well! Read more...

I'm on seroqul and lexapro, (escitalopram) can I take nature made multi vitamins for her?

Yes. Yes, you can take these multivitamins with your medications. Nothing in the vitamins conflicts with seroquel or lexapro (escitalopram). Read more...
Yes,but even better: It's a good idea for everyone to take a good multivitamin & being on medicines often increases our need for vitamins. However, i don't recommend the nature made brand because it has synthetic (dl-alpha tocopherol) rather than natural vit e (d-alpha), which is hazardous. See http://www.Multivitaminguide.Org/ for ratings of 101 brands- any in the top 30 would be a better choice. Also see comment:. Read more...

Can u take vitamin d with lexapro (escitalopram)?

Yes. Yes, you can take vitamin d with lexapro (escitalopram). You might ask your primary care physician to check your 25-oh-vitd level, so that you know where you are. You're working towards a level of at least 50 ng/ml. Best wishes. Read more...

What could cause ALT 76 with all other labs normal? I take metforemin Lexapro (escitalopram) Claritin vitamins. 37 320lbs meds? Weight? Should I freak out?

Mildly elevated ALT . (76) in the absence of other new sxs or findings, should be discussed with the doc who ordered the labs. What was ur doc looking for when labs were ordered? Is this new? Is there a baseline available? Common causes of mildly elevated liver fcn tests, as u aptly alluded to in ur q, include meds, fatty liver, & lab error. Follow up w/ ur MD. Wt loss is important, regardless. Freaking out is not. . Read more...
Fatty liver. You likely have fatty liver, but you should make sure that you see your primary care doctor regularly. You may need to be worked up for other causes including hepatitis B and C. Also make sure you are not drinking too much alcohol. Read more...

Want to take vitamins to help loose weight. Daily meds are lexapro, (escitalopram) welbutrin, bc, ompreprozal, valtrex, and nortriptelyne. What vits can I take?

Vitamins unhelpful ! Vitamins are trace elements needed in very small amounts by the body. No need for supplementary vitamins UNLESS you are shown to be deficient of them in blood tests or have chronic diseases ,malabsorption syndromes ,recovering from serious illness, after child birth etc. At any rate they are NOT going to help you lose weight ! Read more...