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Drinking on Prozac vs drinking on lexapro (escitalopram). Is there a difference?

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Dr. Barry Pierce
Psychiatry

In brief: No

Pharmacologically, the two are very similar. However, alcohol is a central nervous system depressant and so drinking while taking antidepressants make them work harder or not at all.
Moderation is key.

In brief: No

Pharmacologically, the two are very similar. However, alcohol is a central nervous system depressant and so drinking while taking antidepressants make them work harder or not at all.
Moderation is key.
Dr. Barry Pierce
Dr. Barry Pierce
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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry

In brief: No

The food and drug administration instructions recommends that one not use alcohol with antidepressant medication.
Discuss this with your doctor.

In brief: No

The food and drug administration instructions recommends that one not use alcohol with antidepressant medication.
Discuss this with your doctor.
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
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