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Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings and physical well-b...
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Invega
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Lexapro
Other name: Paliperidone (Paliperidone)
Other name: Escitalopram (Escitalopram)
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Paliperidone (trade name Invega), also known as 9-hydroxyrisperidone, is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Janssen Pharmaceutica. Invega is an extended release formulation of paliperidone that uses the OROS extended release system to all...
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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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About Invega
Paliperidone (trade name Invega), also known as 9-hydroxyrisperidone, is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Janssen Pharmaceutica. Invega is an extended release formulation of paliperidone that uses the OROS extended release system to all...
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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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Invega also does not help with my depression, anxiety,...
" ...have Aspergers. Invega also does not help with my depression, anxiety, or suicidal ideations. Therefore, I take Lexapro and Klonopin ...sometimes. Overall I am happy with the Invega because d... "

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I took Invega several years ago and I think I responded well...
" ...is depressing in itself. My main concern is preventing depressive episodes. Lexapro helps me on a daily ...much about APs.) I took Invega several years ago and I think I responded well to it. ... "

attacks, Invega made me go nuts AND gain weight. I have...
" ...me on any other medications. Geodon was the only one that did anything for me. Lexapro made me go nuts, Artane ...uncontrolably Panic attacks, Invega made me go nuts AND gain weight. I have ha... "

and when i took Invega it greatly helped my anxiety. The...
" ...illness and when i took Invega it greatly helped my anxiety. The ...effect on my anxiety as Invega. Lexapro helped with my anxiety too. I took that as my first prescribed medication along wit... "

kind of deal with it. I'm on Lexapro 20mg in addition to my...
" ...with it. I'm on Lexapro 20mg in addition to my Invega and Lamictal. As far as feeling depressed, the Lexapro and Lamictal (mood... "

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But, a while back, I was on Invega, and I had a positive...
" ...my depression is better. I trust him and think he's good, but I don't agree with that. Maybe I need a different AD (it just can't touch dopamine or norepinephrine), or an AP (though I don't like th... "

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Lexapro...idk which one but one of them makes me numb all...
" ...and really angry...and i also have REALLY bad anxiety...and i have tried numerous medicines...Invega(made me gain A BUNCH of weight) Abilify(didnt work at all just made everything worse) and now i ... "

I am currently on Invega 9mg, Lamictal 150mg, and Lexapro...
" ...Invega 9mg, Lamictal 150mg, and Lexapro 20 mg and i still deal with a lot of... "

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on Invega for about a year with no positive results. She is...
" ...Invega for about a year with no positive results. She is bipolar and a cutter. The Invega did away with the hallucinations, but did nothing for the depression or the cutting. She was on Lexapro... "

Taking paxil Invega made me rapid cycle for a bit. Invega...
" ...me rapid cycle for a bit. Invega lexapro made me suffer intense suicidal... "

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