Lexapro vs Oxycodone

Lexapro
(Rx)
Oxycodone
(Rx)
Lexapro is an antidepressant medication.
Oxycodone is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
?
3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.2
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.7
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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August 14, 2002
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
288,059 Discussions
192,414 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Anxiety
#2 for Depression
#3 for Panic Attacks
#4 for Pain
#5 for Insomnia
#7 for Panic
#8 for Headaches
#9 for OCD
#10 for GAD
#11 for Social Anxiety
#12 for Anxiety Attacks
#13 for Mood Swings
Lexapro is prescribed for Anxiety and Depression and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Headaches
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Severe Pain
#7 for Nerve Pain
Oxycodone is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Lex
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Nausea
4
Dizziness
4
Sexual Dysfunction
3
Numbness
2
Drowsiness
2
Decreased Libido
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Head Zaps
1
Palpitations
1
Oxy
Nausea
5
Euphoria
4
Dizziness
2
Hallucinations
1
Paranoia
1
Rash
1
Blood Clots
1
Mood Swings
1
Sneezing
1
Suicidal behavior
1
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Lex
Oxycodone
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Withdrawal Symptoms
Lex
Oxy
10
0
Nausea
Lex
Oxy
4
5
Dizziness
Lex
Oxy
4
2
Sexual Dysfunction
Lex
Oxy
3
0
Numbness
Lex
Oxy
2
0
Drowsiness
Lex
Oxy
2
0
Decreased Libido
Lex
Oxy
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Lex
Oxy
1
1
Head Zaps
Lex
Oxy
1
0
Palpitations
Lex
Oxy
1
0
Nausea
Oxy
Lex
5
4
Euphoria
Oxy
Lex
4
0
Dizziness
Oxy
Lex
2
4
Hallucinations
Oxy
Lex
1
0
Paranoia
Oxy
Lex
1
0
Rash
Oxy
Lex
1
0
Blood Clots
Oxy
Lex
1
0
Mood Swings
Oxy
Lex
1
0
Sneezing
Oxy
Lex
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Oxy
Lex
1
1
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Lexapro during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Oxycodone during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Lexapro and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Oxycodone and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg
Solution: 5 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, 160 mg
Concentrate: 20 mg/mL, 20 mg/mL (1 mL)
Capsule: 5 mg
Solution: 5 mg/5 mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Escitalopram Oxalate
Oxycodone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Lexapro and Oxycodone: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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