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Dr.     B M Gupta MD

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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.