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(also known as Escitalopram, Cipralex)
Escitalopram acts as a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor or SSRI. It is typically used as an antidepressant to treat depression associated with mood disorders although also may be used in the treatment of body dysmorphic disorder and anxiety, including OCD. more at Wikipedia

Treatment Success Rate

Top 5 Communities
Condition Members Success
Depression
7728
61%
Anxiety
3702
65%
Eating Disorders
885
55%
Obsessive Compulsive Di...
691
64%
Bipolar Disorder
718
82%
Overall, 64% (15994 Members) find Lexapro helpful
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Lexapro Reviews

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been on a long time and if I don't take it I go NUTS
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Helps some.
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helps.
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Takes away any anxiety that comes with dealing with MD. I no longer sit around worrying about it.
Working / Worked
This definitely helps me get out of bed and walk around and not talk to people:) All medications are different for every single person.
Working / Worked
Another hospital med that they tried for a little while then took me off of.
Working / Worked
Worried how this makes me feel.
Working / Worked
Has been working well for me until recently
Working / Worked
Generic has been working well for me until recently
Working / Worked
This really helps with my depression.
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Discussions

  1. Discussion: lexapro
    Lexapro causes constipation, I wouldn't take it http://www.drugs.com/sfx/lexapro-side-effects.html [More]
  2. Discussion: Citalopram vs Escitalopram
    isn't that lexapro? the Estilo??? if so i had night sweats on it but it worked great for me for years [More]
  3. Discussion: I've been put on Cipralex
    Cipralex is the same drug thats called Lexapro in the U.S. Some studies show that it and Zoloft are slightly superior to the other SSRIs in % of peopl... [More]
  4. Discussion: I took Escitalopram for the first time
    Your lucky, most people who take Lexapro for the first week or so, can barely sleep. [More]
  5. Advice: Cipralex newbie with questions
    Cipralex is another brand name for the SSRI most people would recognize as Lexapro. It falls in the middle range of SSRIs as far as most energizing[P... [More]