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Escitalopram

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/ 11,630 posts
Other Names: Lexapro   Cipralex   Nexito   Sipralexa

Xanax

Rx
/ 472,263 posts
Other Names: Alprazolam   Xanax XR   Niravam   Alprozolam   Xanor
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 11,630 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 472,263 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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... Read more on Wikipedia
Alprazolam (trade name Xanax, number Availability among other generic) is a short-acting anxiolytic of the benzodiazepine chemical classification of psychoactive drugs. Alprazolam, like other benzodiazepines, binds to specific sites on the GABAA... Read more on Wikipedia
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By adam
March 28, 2014
adam wrote
blabla
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By Porky
November 4, 2013
Porky wrote
Lost Temper on Xanax
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By Xanax
October 20, 2013
Xanax wrote
Usefull
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By MO JOHN
September 24, 2013
MO JOHN wrote
xanax
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By Persistence
August 14, 2013
Persistence wrote
Xanax, Ativan, Valium, Klonopin, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Major Depression
really helps.
mary911  |  March 31, 2014
This is a really encouraging post. Thanks for writing it!
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What patients are saying about Escitalopram vs. Xanax

202 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
Xanax is the only benzo I've been on long-term that doesn't...
Xanax is the only benzo I've been on long-term that doesn't seem to exacerbate my depression. Even when I wasn't ...pdoc suggested Cipralex (escitalopram) in addition to Xanax (and taper off...
did reduce both Escitalopram to 5mg/day and Xanax to 0.125...
...:( About 10 days ago I did reduce both Escitalopram to 5mg/day and Xanax to 0.125 mg/day. Since then I have been feeling lightheaded most of the time...and kind of dizzy...it disappears...
10mg, and Xanax when needed. I take a beta blocker...
...10mg, and Xanax when needed. I take ...for when I had the...
Have you ever tried a benzo, xanax for that matter?...
...benzo, xanax for that matter? I am very against them but I feel you might want to try some small dosages to take some edge off for while for you. I think you might be in line for an ssri benzo (f...
they wanted me to take escitalopram first. They came by my...
...the psych ward they wanted me to take escitalopram first. They came by my room with the escitalopram pill every day for ...take). I got my Xanax at the first ...If you want say Xanax and aren...
on xanax and SSRI (escitalopram) and seroquel(quitezipine...
...on saturdays. Interesting clash. EDIT: Hey JB! I am on the couch getting vertigo on xanax and SSRI (escitalopram) and seroquel(quitezipine sp?) withdrawals and my GF may just have broken up with...
on xanax and SSRI (escitalopram) and seroquel(quitezipine...
...on saturdays. Interesting clash. EDIT: Hey JB! I am on the couch getting vertigo on xanax and SSRI (escitalopram) and seroquel(quitezipine sp?) withdrawals and my GF may just have broken up with...
do not take xanax, do not take escitalopram(lexapro). what...
...advice, please do not take xanax, do not take escitalopram(lexapro). what are your diagnoses, i ...It compares to benzos for anxiety favorable, in fact ...worth it for the xanax, thats if y...
months I have gone from 20mg escitalopram 1mg Xanax to no...
...I have gone from 20mg escitalopram 1mg Xanax to no meds slowly as below: -20 mg escitalopram 1mg Xanax - 20mg 0.5 ...reduced the meds I had this feeling of lightheadedness..and I have ...
yeah i'm also already on seroquel, escitalopram, xanax and...
...already on seroquel, escitalopram,...
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