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How effective is Lexapro for Ocd (Obsessive-compulsive disorder)?
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is for Ocd. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 41 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Lexapro
Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,369 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.
Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) (latest reports from 34,701 patients) can be treated by Zoloft, Prozac, Luvox, Fluvoxamine Maleate, Sertraline Hydrochloride, Lexapro.
On Oct, 30, 2014: 41 people are studied for taking Lexapro in Ocd
Lexapro effectiveness for Ocd (number of people):
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