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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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Other name: Escitalopram Escitalopram
Other name: Diazepam Diazepam
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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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Diazepam , first marketed as Valium by Hoffmann-La Roche is a benzodiazepine drug. Diazepam is also marketed in Australia as Antenex. It is commonly used for treating anxiety, insomnia, seizures including status epilepticus, muscle spasms (such as...
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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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Diazepam , first marketed as Valium by Hoffmann-La Roche is a benzodiazepine drug. Diazepam is also marketed in Australia as Antenex. It is commonly used for treating anxiety, insomnia, seizures including status epilepticus, muscle spasms (such as...
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given Lexapro and Valium to 'help' with the symptoms. I...
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" I have had fibromyalgia for over 20 years...long before I ever took a drug. In 2007 I was given Lexapro and Valium to 'help' with the symptoms. I have been in Hell since... "

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use Valium to get on lexapro as the side effects (chemical...
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" ...equals to 10 mg of valium. I have never tried Klonopin, but i did use Valium to get on lexapro as the side effects (chemical anxiety) was unbearable. ...much time have you been lexapro-free each time... "

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as I am weaning. I have had increased suicidal thoughts...
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" My pdoc increased my lexapro and its actually causing me more issues as I am weaning. I have had increased suicidal thoughts and anxiety. Valium... "

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t sometime to work (the lexapro) and went back to the Valium...
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" ...me, when I first started taking lexapro I hated it and sleep forget ...went back to the doc and was told to give it sometime to work (the lexapro) and went back to the Valium and it ended up helping me... "

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alium.good luckget rid of the meds that are not working...
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" i am a big fan of lexapro for returning to a state ...specific med like xanax or valium. good luck get rid of the meds that are not working "

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in. The Lexapro works better for the depression but th...
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" ...major depression sneaking in. The Lexapro works better for the depression but the Paxil definately helped my anxiety more. The anti-anxiety ...drugs, ( benzos, ativan, xanax valium) work great for... "

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like valium are not good for people who have schiz. I don't...
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" ...some other anxiety meds like valium are not good for people who have schiz. I don't understand why! ...friends said that the antidepressant lexapro helps her anxiety it may work ...it does for them. I take... "

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der. My sister responded well to Lexapro. I have only tr...
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" Greetings again, My problems are anxiety, depression and OCD in that order. My sister responded well to Lexapro. I have only tried Celexa. Do some SSRIs work ...for a psych exam. BTW, Valium works... "

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een on Lexapro for approx 5 yrs now and find it's great....
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" Hi Will, I've been on Lexapro for approx 5 yrs now and find it's great. It was prescribed purely ...given you a little Valium to get you over that stage. I've had moderate weight gain but nothing... "

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was mixed ; worked for depression & anxiety ,but i did...
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" ...as needed' effectiveness..similiar to valium,but much less addictive..i found it Very helpful ,but also used a ...mg. my experience with lexapro was mixed ; worked for depression & anxiety ,but i did... "

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