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Benefits of lexapro

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Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

I am thinking about switching from lexapro to cymbalta due to weight gain. My current doctor thinks that I will be able to lose weight and keep off with cymbalta and will still have benefits around low ... View answer

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Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

I was on Lexapro 10 mg since three weeks, Solian (amisulpride) 100 mg, Klonopin 2 mg and Keppra ...), my psychiatrist decided to give me a higher dosage of Lexapro, 15 mg. I would like to know how long i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chintan Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.     Alexander H. Sheppe MD

lexapro upped from 20 to 25mgs today is a week.. im constantly throwing up after each meal.. I ... will i see benefits of the upped doseage in terms of anxiety, ruminating thoughts.. ? ... View answer

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Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

I am on Lexapro 15 mg since one week. I was before during three weeks on Lexapro 10 mg anb before 7 ... receptors and dopaminergic activity. Since i am on Lexapro 15 mg, my symptoms of COD are lower... View answer

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Dr.      Ashish Mittal MD

If I take Lexapro 10 mg twice a day how many hours can I space it out? I took it around 2 PM today and its 1030 PM now. ... View answer

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Dr.  Rohit Kothari MD

In the past, I have been on anti depressants, Wellbutrin and Effexor. Just recently my general physician put me on Lexapro without my asking. He apparently felt I could benefit from it. As of 1 month, I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohit Kothari ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Anshul Varshney MD

I am taking propranolol, rivotril, and lexapro occasionally when needed because I have difficult ... its health benefits and if there are side effects; its benefits are wonderful! I have history of... View answer

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Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware MD

I am on Lexapro 10mg and would like to try Oxy Elite pro. I do a cardio workout 2-3 times a week and watch my diet but cant get rid of this last 15lbs. Is it safe for me to use Oxy elite with my lexapro? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jagdish MD

i have just taking lexapro and i have started to feel wierd and dizzy is that common ... View answer

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Dr.     B M Gupta MD

my friend an 84 yr old stroke patient has had a cough for a week. She has been treated with tylenol with codiene for the pain in her nonusabale right arm and her lexapro has been increased for anxiety. Her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. B M Gupta ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Shailja Puri MD

Hello and welcome to HCM, Lexapro is anti depressant drug used to treat depression in adults. The kidney and liver functions should be monitored before starting the drug. Common side effects are constipation, lack...

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

Hello Lexapro is a SSRI drug and the drug start showing its effects in about 4 weeks. Usually it is advised to be taken for at least 3 months after remission of symptoms, though exact duration depends upon...

Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

no it is not at all addicting. Yes it is very safe and without significant side effects.