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Review: how effective is Lexapro for Stress and anxiety?

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Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
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 Stress and anxiety. The study is based on 834 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Lexapro

Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,182 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.

Stress and anxiety

Stress and anxiety (latest reports from 1,277,961 patients) is typically treated by Xanax, Klonopin, Clonazepam, Ativan, Lorazepam, Lexapro.

On Apr, 23, 2014: 834 people are studied for taking Lexapro in Stress and anxiety




Lexapro effectiveness for Stress and anxiety


Long term Lexapro effectiveness for Stress and anxiety

Lexapro effectiveness for Stress and anxiety (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall2816630026575
Long term
(1+ years)
45014716350

Age of people who take Lexapro for Stress and anxiety * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Stress and anxiety0.12%0.00%5.52%18.94%27.46%21.70%14.51%11.75%

Who find Lexapro more effective for Stress and anxiety?

Age of people who find Lexapro more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Stress and anxiety0.00%0.00%3.82%20.88%28.82%18.82%16.76%10.88%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments for this study:

Brenda (2 years ago):

I just had open heart surgery, mitral valve repair and maze procedure. Same time going through stressful divorce of 28 years. Five months out of surgery started to take lexipro. One month later I have chest pain as if I never had the surgery. Can lexipro interfere with my Heart healing? Can it cause internal bleeding?
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