About Lexapro (Prescription Drug)

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

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kjselv's Lexapro History (Ongoing)
Lexapro (escitalopram)
10 mg Daily Mar 01 - Jul 01, 2010
20 mg Daily Jul 01, 2010 - Last Update

kjselv's Lexapro is for…

  • Postpartum depression
  • Major depressive disorder
  • Depression with anxiety

kjselv has not reported any side effects for Lexapro.


Sep 1, 2010

20 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depression with anxiety)
  • Side effects
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
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