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Escitalopram vs Sertraline

Escitalopram
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Sertraline
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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Withdrawal
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Drowsy
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Sexual Dysfunction
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Addiction
2
Dry Mouth
2
Numbness
2
Decreased Libido
2
Suicidal Thoughts
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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...
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" ...months of anxiety hell on Sertraline my GP is switching me to Escitalopram. I've reduced to 50mgs Sertraline over 2 weeks and am ...the morning after?plus has anyone found relief... "

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to another SSRI. I'm on 50mg sertraline now though as the...
| www.nomorepanic.co.uk
" ...tapered from Seroxat to Escitalopram with no signifcant problems. So basically, one SSRI to another SSRI. I'm on 50mg sertraline... "

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around, but having this reaction to sertraline doesn't mean...
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" ...to 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 find ...your sexual function. I had this problem on... "

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

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from Sertraline to Escitalopram about 9 months ago....
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" I switched from Sertraline to Escitalopram about 9 months ago. It works GREAT for my depression ...and anxiety, but I have put on TONS of weight! I don't know what ...burn off the calories! I am very... "

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

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day. Switched from sertraline to escitalopram. It didn't...
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" ...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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Switched directly over from 100mg sertraline on...
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" 10mg escitalopram. Switched directly over from 100mg sertraline on doctor's orders. I was very concerned when my doctor told me it would not be necessary to wean off the sertraline first in this... "

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or me - apart from making me feel very sick and suicidal....
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" ...everyone, So i 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... "

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Lucky you! Sertraline had killed my sex drive, well not the...
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" Quote: Lucky you! Sertraline had killed my sex drive, well not the \"drive\" so ...! I'm only on 50mg. Escitalopram made me feel \"euphoric\" sometimes, didn't... "

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