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.
Learn more about Lexapro in our Lexapro Community Report.
|10 mg Daily Apr 05 - Oct 15, 2010|
|Stopped Side effects too severe Oct 15, 2010|
Oct 15, 2010
EffectivenessSlight (for depressed mood)
Side effectsSevere (weight gain)
AdherenceNever taken as prescribed
BurdenNot at all hard to take