Invega vs Lexapro for Depression

Invega
Lexapro
Other name: Paliperidone Paliperidone
Other name: Escitalopram Escitalopram
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.1
Concern level
3.6
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.5
Concern level
3.2
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Depression*
Psychosis
Bipolar Disorder*
Schizophrenia
Schizoaffective Disorder
* Off label
Taken for:
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Anxiety
Depression
Panic Attacks
Pain*
Insomnia*
Bipolar Disorder*
Panic
Headaches*
OCD*
GAD
Social Anxiety
Anxiety Attacks
Mood Swings*
* Off label
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Method of use:
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Prescribing mode:
Rx
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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Lexapro (generic name: escitalopram) is an antidepressant from the family of SSRI’s (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) that increases serotonin in the brain. It is used to t...
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Top Concerns
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Weight Gain
10
Tiredness
3
Insomnia
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Delusions
2
Weight Loss
2
Suicidal behavior
1
Diabetes
1
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Drowsiness
1
Top Concerns
Lex
Withdrawal Symptoms
6
Nausea
3
Dizziness
2
Sexual Dysfunction
2
Addiction
2
Numbness
1
Drowsiness
1
Decreased Libido
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Head Zaps
1
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3
0
Insomnia
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Lex
2
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Inv
Lex
2
6
Delusions
Inv
Lex
2
0
Weight Loss
Inv
Lex
2
0
Suicidal behavior
Inv
Lex
1
1
Diabetes
Inv
Lex
1
0
Sexual Dysfunction
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Lex
1
2
Drowsiness
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Lex
1
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
Lex
Inv
6
2
Nausea
Lex
Inv
3
0
Dizziness
Lex
Inv
2
0
Sexual Dysfunction
Lex
Inv
2
1
Addiction
Lex
Inv
2
0
Numbness
Lex
Inv
1
0
Drowsiness
Lex
Inv
1
1
Decreased Libido
Lex
Inv
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Lex
Inv
1
1
Head Zaps
Lex
Inv
1
0
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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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Invega
About Lexapro
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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