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Other name: Duloxetine (Duloxetine)
Other name: Escitalopram (Escitalopram)
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Duloxetine (sold under the brand names Cymbalta, Ariclaim, Xeristar, Yentreve, Duzela) is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. It is effective for major depressive...
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Escitalopram (trade names Anxiset E(India) Lexapro, Cipralex, Seroplex, Lexamil, Lexam) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is approved by the Food and Drug Administratio...
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Duloxetine (sold under the brand names Cymbalta, Ariclaim, Xeristar, Yentreve, Duzela) is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. It is effective for major depressive...
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Escitalopram (trade names Anxiset E(India) Lexapro, Cipralex, Seroplex, Lexamil, Lexam) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is approved by the Food and Drug Administratio...
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Cymbalta made me kind of nervous so switched back to Lexapro
" ...me to Cymbalta. I went straight from the Lexapro to the Cymbalta and did fine. After several weeks the Cymbalta made me kind... "

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once daily. In terms of side effects, the dry mouth...
" ...from Lexapro. I take 60 mg on alternate days (every 2 days) and sometimes once daily. In terms of side effects, the dry mouth and ...Cymbalta also made me feel apathetic sometimes. Overall, it ... "

switched from cymbalta Sunday (?) morning to Lexapro...
" ...nights. I immediately switched from cymbalta Sunday (?) morning to Lexapro Sunday ...I have a problem with itching with lexapro, so if that starts again, I'll switch on over to cymbalta. Thank... "

of Lexapro, which has completely killed my sex drive-to the...
" ...40 mg. of Lexapro, which has completely killed my sex drive-to the point I ...bf. I am switching to Cymbalta due to break through depression symptoms. My question is whether Cymbalta will have l... "

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in the morning. That's just what I did with Lexapro so kept...
" ...me the Cymbalta because of nerve pain. It has helped immensely with ...but tolerable. I also take it first thing in the morning. That's just what I did with Lexapro so kept up the routine w... "

took 4-7 days to go away. It sure does wonders for...
" ...from that to Lexapro...no tapering and had no problems. I haven't had ...effects really with Lexapro and the lingering ones from Cymbalta took 4-7 days to go away. It sure does wonders for me... "

pregnant my OB switched me to Lexapro. I still had around...
" ...was taking Cymbalta, when we found out I was pregnant my OB switched me to Lexapro. I still had ...of the Cymbalta, I didnt have any problems or withdrawls. ...when I initially switched from... "

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some of the side effects of Lexapro. I am still on Cymbalta...
" ...old. My doctor started me on Lexapro, but was changed to Cymbalta due to some of the side effects of Lexapro. I am still on Cymbalta and feel it has helped a lot. I ...that you feel better soon... "

the Lexapro, I only had some fleeting nausea in the morning...
" ...to switch from cymbalta after 2 weeks to Lexapro due to the side effects. On the Lexapro, I only had some fleeting nausea in the morning brought on by yucky smells. Otherwise, it's helping. Been... "

to find a new lexapro source, but the stuff worked wonders...
" ...from lexapro to cymbalta about a year ago, and recently made the switch back. Cymbalta killed my sex drive, while lexapro didn't ...I've got to find a new lexapro source, but the stuff worked wo... "

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