Lexapro and Geodon drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lexapro and Geodon together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lexapro and Geodon. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 945 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Lexapro

Lexapro has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Lexapro 54,159 users)

Geodon

Geodon has active ingredients of ziprasidone hydrochloride. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Geodon 17,413 users)

On Jan, 24, 2017

945 people who take Lexapro, Geodon are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lexapro and Geodon drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pain in extremity
  • oedema peripheral
  • insomnia
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • loss of consciousness
  • swollen tongue
  • dyskinesia
  • extrapyramidal disorder
1 - 6 months:
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • depression
  • overdose
  • hallucination
  • insomnia
  • suicidal ideation
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • confusional state
  • post-traumatic stress disorder
6 - 12 months:
  • weight increased
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • erectile dysfunction
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • hypertriglyceridaemia
  • liver function test abnormal
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • abdominal pain upper
1 - 2 years:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • arthralgia
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • hyperglycaemia
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • obesity
  • blood glucose increased
  • cough
2 - 5 years:
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • obesity
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • depression
  • pain in extremity
5 - 10 years:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • cardiac hypertrophy
  • fall
  • hepatic cirrhosis
  • humerus fracture
  • lactic acidosis
  • neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  • organ failure
  • rhabdomyolysis
not specified:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • depression
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • weight increased
  • obesity
  • suicidal ideation
  • hypertension
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • depression
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • weight increased
  • obesity
  • fall
  • neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  • hypertension
  • dyspnoea
male:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • insomnia
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • suicidal ideation
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • anxiety
  • depression

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • apathy
  • asthenia
  • back pain
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • calculus ureteric
  • cardiac murmur
  • cardiac septal defect
  • decreased appetite
10-19:
  • suicidal ideation
  • depression
  • drug ineffective
  • suicide attempt
  • weight increased
  • anxiety
  • hallucination
  • post-traumatic stress disorder
  • tremor
  • dizziness
20-29:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • pain
  • abdominal pain
  • weight increased
  • pulmonary embolism
  • vomiting
  • anxiety
  • chest pain
  • cholelithiasis
30-39:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • obesity
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • weight increased
  • depression
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • blood triglycerides increased
40-49:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • diabetes mellitus inadequate control
  • depression
  • obesity
  • weight increased
  • insomnia
  • pancreatitis
  • abdominal pain upper
50-59:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • weight increased
  • diabetic neuropathy
  • dizziness
  • major depression
  • bipolar disorder
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • depression
60+:
  • fall
  • humerus fracture
  • lactic acidosis
  • neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • dyspnoea
  • organ failure
  • renal failure
  • pyrexia
  • cardiac hypertrophy

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Geodon (ziprasidone hydrochloride) is often used to treat bipolar disorder. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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