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Paxil vs lexapro for anxiety

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Dr. Manisha Gopal MD

Plesse help me...i have had anxiety and panic in the past ibe bren on 20mg of lexapro for a while now 2 years.switched 2 paxil and im in constant panic I am rajjng xanax nothing helps ive been taking ... View answer

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Dr.   Srikanth Reddy MD

I have been taking Lexapro generic since early November. 20 mg daily for anxiety and depression . In the past week or two my depression has come back full force as has the anxiety. I have tried... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Srikanth Reddy ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

I am a 36 year woman with severe anxiety and depression . I have taken lexapro with relief i am now in a complete state of hogh anxiety i was switched to paxil which has helped in the past. I am... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Binu Parameswaran Pillai ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

my son has anxiety , he takes Cymbalta , and Clonopam not sure of spelling. He is very bad right now so I found a group counseling and they just put him on Lexapro , His mind just won't shut off what ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klarida Papaqako ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

Is celexa or lexapro better for generalized anxiety disorder? ... View answer

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Dr. Prabhash Verma MD

I have been on the anti depressant lexapro 20mg for years, and just recently switched to paxil 40mg ... the full pill. My anxiety is really bad. I can t think straight or anything. Is it just my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prabhash Verma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Nishikant Verma MD

I took paxil for 19 years. Came off of it. haven t had any for 3 months. Went through hell and back. still have depression and anxiety. Feel lost and don t know who I am. Now a doctor wants to put me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nishikant Verma ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Indrayani Inamdar MD

Hi, I have been struggling with temper issues and anxiety for the past 2 years. My previous family Dr, has prescribed over 5 medications like lexepro, paxil, and several others. I would give them ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indrayani Inamdar ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. K. V. Anand MD

...stress...loss of weight not being able to sleep!! Last year i was on a few things lexapro and zyprexa and birthcontrol ... the hollistic way my case got worse after car acccident.stress...anxiety...trouble... 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

Answered by : Dr. Shubham Mehta ( Psychiatrist)

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.