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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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Lexapro
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Lovan
Other name: Escitalopram (Escitalopram)
Other name: Prozac (Prozac)
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OCD*
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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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Withdrawal
10
Nausea
5
Dizzy
4
Sexual Dysfunction
3
Addiction
3
Sleepy
2
Numbness
2
Drowsy
2
Decreased Libido
2
Suicidal
2
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Withdrawal
6
Nausea
5
Dizzy
3
Psychotic
2
Numbness
2
Decreased Libido
2
Addiction
2
Paranoia
1
Aggression
1
Drowsy
1
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Sexual Dysfunction
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Sleepy
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Numbness
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Dizzy
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Addiction
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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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sleep. I then moved onto lovan, which was better for me....
" Hi Ella, I have taken lexapro before and well, the basics were I didnt sleep. I then moved onto lovan, which was better for me. Take care of yourself, Its not until you start taking... "

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I couldn't even function on Lovan though - it made me...
" ...10 mg and prior to lexapro I tried Lovan. I couldn't even function on Lovan though - it made me ...get out of bed. The lexapro just gave me a dry mouth for a few weeks... "

I am on Lexapro after being on Lovan for the past 5 years -...
" ...am on Lexapro after being on Lovan for the past 5 years - I have gained 10kgs (about 22 pounds) for every ...weight - I think something is wrong!! I tried Effexor once and it seemed to be great,... "

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He has since been on Lovan, and had a terrible reaction to...
" My DH had been taking 60mg of Lexapro for 2 years and when ...not sure if it wall work for you... He has since been on Lovan, and had a terrible reaction to it, and is now back on Lexapr... "

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eating habits, but i'm on lovan now and when i first...
" hey pixie, we're lexapro buddies, lol i've been on ...dont know whether the lexapro made me gain, or whether it was ...terrible eating habits, but i'm on lovan now and when i... "

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lexapro but am back on the lovan..thought i would have it...
" ...constant buzzing sort of thing going on in my head..the withdrawel is tough as i am going cold turkey off the lexapro but am back on the lovan..thought i would have it easier..mmmm...good... "

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and have just started taking Lovan prescribed by my dr. I...
" ...during pregnancy I went off Lexapro medication before falling pregnant, ...weeks and have just started taking Lovan prescribed by my dr. I am suffering extreme anxiety over getting through the... "

I won't to stop. I find that my meds don't have an effect...
" starting on fluoxetine (lovan) I am currently taking Lexapro, I won't to stop. I find that my meds don't have an effect, but if I miss a day or two then I begin to stressed out about nothing.... "

my doctor and she put me on lovan and i've noticed at least...
" hey. i was on lexapro for a few months when i noticed i had ...i went and had a chat to my doctor and she put me on lovan and i've noticed at least 300% more sensitivity! i'm... "

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the same thing.... hmmm did u start getting vivid dreams...
" ...same as lovan, so i ...you! PaintaBadger lexapro contains some different chemical but it seems it still does basically the same thing.... hmmm did u start getting vivid dreams straight aw... "

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