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Lexapro vs zoloft for anxiety

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Dr.   Srikanth Reddy MD

and have been a psych patient for many years battling PD/Dep/OCD Anxiety - post Grave's disease in 1977 ...'s. Zoloft and Xanax (PRN) worked for about 10 years, then Effexor XR worked for about 13 yrs then I ... View answer

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Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

HELLO, My wife is very anxiety/depresson, takes 100mg zoloft hs trazdone 100mg hs. 1mg 1mg ativan ... 50mg hs, buspirone 15mg t.i.d. lexapro10mg. What would be the best of these to control high... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

I have an very severe anxiety disorder and am taking 5mg of diazepam twice a day and it is not helping me that much with my anxiety.....One dr. gave me zoloft several years ago, and worked well except ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

went back to my dr for my anxiety . He did a neuro exam and calmed my brain tumor fears. Prescribed setraline ( zoloft ). Worried about side effects now. Danger? ... View answer

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Dr.    Alexander H. Sheppe MD

Im thinking of starting Zoloft or Lexapro again after many years off. just taking depakote 500mg (5 ... . social anxiety too. ... View answer

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Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

I seem to have high anxiety issues. I used to take zoloft and Lexapro, but decided a year or so ago to wean myself off and try exercise and eating better. Although I function well most of the time, I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

I am 18 years old, 5 6, and 129 pounds. At age 14 I was diagnosed with mild depression, anxiety, and bipolar. Up until I was 17 I quit taking 150mg of zoloft and 100mg of lamictal everyday. Then for about ... View answer

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Dr.   Nidhi Setia MD

i have aniety and was previously on lexapro and it was working well but then my anxiety returned so my doctor switched me to zoloft 100 mg i have been on it for about three weeks and have seen some ... View answer

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Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

depressed and anxious. The first couple of days he took lorazepam, the anxiety level seemed to have gone ... at all. He seems worse than before he started his meds. The other medication he is taking is... View answer

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Dr. Gayathri MD

I have been on several (zoloft, lexapro, etc...) SSRI s but could not tolerate the side effects. I also have high anxiety levels so I ve been told Wellbutrin is not an option. Are there any ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

its very safe for anxiety. It is not addicting

Dr.      Nidhi Setia MD

Hello Yea anxiety is very common. Lexapro is very commonly prescribed for it.

Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Yes, Lexapro ( Escitaloprm 10 mg) is a good anxiolytic drug. You can take it alone at bed time.