Lexapro

sepiam's Lexapro History (Ongoing)
Lexapro (escitalopram)
30 mg Daily May 25 - Jun 25, 2009
40 mg Daily Jun 25, 2009 - Last Update
Stopped Did not seem to work Dec 6, 2008
Stopped Did not seem to work Apr 30, 2009

sepiam's Lexapro is for…

  • Treat my mood condition(s)

sepiam's side effects of Lexapro…

  • Sex drive (libido) decreased Nov 6, 2009
  • Headaches Nov 6, 2009
  • Nausea Nov 6, 2009

Evaluations


Nov 6, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Advice & Tips: I tried the generic version of this drug (Citalopram) with much less success. I like Lexapro the best of all the many antidepressants I have tried.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Apr 30, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Somewhat
Cost: $50-99 monthly

Dec 6, 2008

  • Perceived effectiveness for Treat my mood condition(s): Slight
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Very
Cost: $50-99 monthly

About Lexapro (Prescription Drug)

Lexapro® is a brand name for the antidepressant escitalopram, a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause depression or anxiety. It is used to treat anxiety and major depressive disorder.

Learn more about Lexapro in our Lexapro Community Report.