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Does Lexapro (escitalopram) have fewer side effects than prozac?

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Dr. Alan Ali
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In brief: Lexapro/Prozac

Possible since every person's tolerance differs from another. When Lexapro (escitalopram) first came out, it was the improved form of celexa, with less stomach & bowel side-effects, but I have seen patients that can tolerate different ssri's differently.
Your doctor can give you good suggestions regarding switch.

In brief: Lexapro/Prozac

Possible since every person's tolerance differs from another. When Lexapro (escitalopram) first came out, it was the improved form of celexa, with less stomach & bowel side-effects, but I have seen patients that can tolerate different ssri's differently.
Your doctor can give you good suggestions regarding switch.
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