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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 vs Xanax

Escitalopram
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Xanax
Other name: Lexapro Lexapro
Other name: Alprazolam Alprazolam
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
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1.9
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3.3
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2.8
Concern level
2.5
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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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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...
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Withdrawal
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Dizzy
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Drowsy
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Sexual Dysfunction
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Addiction
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Dry Mouth
2
Numbness
2
Decreased Libido
2
Suicidal Thoughts
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Weight Gain
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Irritability
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Exhausted
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1
Heart Attack
1
Migraines
1
Allergies
1
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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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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...
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uch. I've been using Xanax for 1/2 year now.I've checked ou...
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" ...do exensive relaxation therapy. If my problems remain he wants to switch med to Siprilexa (escitalopram). I should add my alcohol ...wine a day and moderate Xanax use when the anxiety is too much. I've... "

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dose since it's 2 months that I have started escitalopram...
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" ...medications. Along with it, anxiety returned pretty bad (or maybe the other way around...not sure)...Xanax is helping a bit, but I was trying to reduce the dose since it's 2 months that I have... "

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allow Xanax. I am on 10 mg of escitalopram now and hoping...
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" ...or walk beyond 5min, I started 5mg escitalopram 10 days ago. I expereinced ...increased anxiety and panic attacks after escitalopram. My doc put me on ...does not allow Xanax. I am on 10 mg of escitalopram... "

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'm doing ok . I take Xanax when I feel like one is coming. I...
| anxietyforum.net
" ...the doc and he started me on escitalopram 10mg I gradually stated feeling better. My anxiety don't bother ...Sleep was really difficult, got insomnia for months. One night ...doing ok . I take Xanax when I... "

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my experience, escitalopram (lexapro) rarely causes se...
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" ...two antidepressants at the same time. In my experience, escitalopram (lexapro) rarely causes sexual dysfunctions,specially for men. Xanax (alprazolam) is not an antidepressant (its a benzo), and... "

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ut havent done so since I started taking the medication...
" ...attacks and was also prescribed xanax 0.2mg. I take the lexapro ...around 4am and the xanax if I feel an attack coming on. Im usually a heavy drinker but havent done so since I started taking the... "

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mg, my side effects vomiting and severe nausea m...
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" ...of Jan. and he prescribed me escitalopram 10 mg and Xanax 0.25 mg. After 4 days of taking escitalopram 10 mg, my side effects vomiting and severe nausea my dr. increased my dose to 5mg after 2... "

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also minimal usage of xanax. also took them while...
" i took lexapro which has escitalopram during my pregnancy, also minimal usage of xanax. also took them while breastfeeding. my dd was fine but I suffered withdrawal symptoms when i stopped taking... "

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possible that quitting the escitalopram cold-turkey created...
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" ...wondered if you'd stopped taking Xanax and the depression was a ...it is possible that quitting the escitalopram cold-turkey created a vulnerability. Unfortunately, ...the PVCs were more a... "

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t I do take 5mg of escitalopram for GAD -- how about tha...
" ...sorry to say. I can sporadically take 0.5-2mg of Xanax/Kpins a day ~5 days a week, and then ~2 ...withdrawals. It is worth noting that I do take 5mg of escitalopram for GAD -- how about that for a... "

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