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Is Lexapro (escitalopram) more effective against depression if I take it in the morning?

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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Shouldn't be

Take it art a time when u can remember 2 take it every day.

In brief: Shouldn't be

Take it art a time when u can remember 2 take it every day.
Dr. Douglas Bey
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Dr. Kevin Considine
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

No the half life is longer than 24 hours so that shouldn't make too much difference what time you take the lexapro (escitalopram).
However, if you find Lexapro (escitalopram) more stimulatory in the am that might make it more helpful to you side effect wise.

In brief: No

No the half life is longer than 24 hours so that shouldn't make too much difference what time you take the lexapro (escitalopram).
However, if you find Lexapro (escitalopram) more stimulatory in the am that might make it more helpful to you side effect wise.
Dr. Kevin Considine
Dr. Kevin Considine
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