What causes loose stool and stomach upset while on Lexapro?
Most common side effect.
Hello and thanks for query dear patient,
One of the most common side effect of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor is loose stool and constipation.
Take a probiotic like VSL#÷ with it daily.
In case of severe loose stools start from a low dose and increase doses every week.
Imodium 2mg as and when required can also be taken as and one required to control loose stools.
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