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Anxiety (also called angst or worry) is a Psychology and Physiology state characterized by Somatic nervous system, emotion...
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Escitalopram
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Other name: Lexapro (Lexapro)
Other name: Zoloft (Zoloft)
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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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Sertraline hydrochloride (brand names Zoloft and Lustral) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It was introduced to the market by Pfizer in 1991. Sertraline is primarily used to treat major depressi...
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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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Sertraline hydrochloride (brand names Zoloft and Lustral) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It was introduced to the market by Pfizer in 1991. Sertraline is primarily used to treat major depressi...
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Escitalopram. I've reduced to 50mgs Sertraline over 2 weeks...
" ...months of anxiety hell on Sertraline my GP is switching me to Escitalopram. I've reduced to 50mgs Sertraline over 2 weeks and ...the morning after?plus has anyone found relief with Esc... "

to another SSRI. I'm on 50mg sertraline now though as the...
" ...no signifcant problems. So basically, one SSRI to another SSRI. I'm on 50mg sertraline now though as the escitalopram didn't... "

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around, but having this reaction to sertraline doesn't mean...
" ...hand around, but having this reaction to sertraline doesn't mean you will get it from other meds. If you try other similar meds, you may well ...function. I had this problem on escitalopram, b... "

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up about sertraline being an effective treatment for night...
" ...(Zoloft). I have had minimal side effects with it (sleepiness)and would point you to a recent study that stated escitalopram and sertraline were ...up about sertraline being an effective treatm... "

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up about sertraline being an effective treatment for night...
" ...had minimal side effects with it (sleepiness)and would point you to a recent study that stated escitalopram and sertraline were ...came up about sertraline being an effective treatment for night... "

med today. Switched from sertraline to escitalopram. It...
" ...a new med today. Switched from sertraline to escitalopram. It didn't immediately make me feel horrible, so that's fine. No side effects at all on this... "

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for me - apart from making me feel very sick and suicidal...
" ...took sertraline for a few months and it did nothing for me - apart from making me feel very sick and suicidal.  the psychiatrist has since switched me to Escitalopram and... "

Lucky you! Sertraline had killed my sex drive, well not the...
" ...Sertraline had killed my sex drive, well not ...only on 50mg. Escitalopram made me feel \"euphoric\" sometimes, didn't have any sexual side effects, but sadl... "

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I got sick -fever of 100F, to be specific- then had a seizu...
" ...of Sertraline for around 3 weeks -- then I got sick -fever of 100F, to be specific- then had a seizure ...q.d. to Escitalopram 10mg q.d. could be a bit too fast... Luckily I haven't had any ill... "

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I was on sertraline - not good. I have been on escitalopram...
" ...been on escitalopram for about 3.5yrs currently on 15mg daily which i find best taken in the morning with breakfast usually between about 9 -11am. Give it a good 4wks to get used to, but they... "

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