Lexapro and Savella drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lexapro and Savella together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lexapro and Savella. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 140 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 54,144 users)

Savella

Savella has active ingredients of milnacipran hydrochloride. It is often used in fibromyalgia. (latest outcomes from Savella 4,907 users)

On Jan, 26, 2017

140 people who take Lexapro, Savella are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lexapro and Savella drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • feeling abnormal
  • hyperhidrosis
  • abdominal pain
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • headache
  • palpitations
  • tremor
  • dizziness
  • dyspnoea
1 - 6 months:
  • depression
  • panic attack
  • aggression
  • apathy
  • blepharospasm
  • blood glucose decreased
  • derealisation
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • feeling abnormal
  • hyperreflexia
2 - 5 years:
  • feeling abnormal
  • aggression
  • apathy
  • blepharospasm
  • blood glucose decreased
  • depression
  • derealisation
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • hyperreflexia
  • mania
10+ years:
  • abasia
  • asthenia
  • back disorder
  • balance disorder
  • completed suicide
  • diarrhoea
  • disturbance in attention
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • eructation
not specified:
  • depression
  • headache
  • fatigue
  • insomnia
  • nausea
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • fall
  • hyperhidrosis
  • arthralgia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • headache
  • hyperhidrosis
  • asthenia
  • insomnia
  • depression
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
male:
  • nausea
  • urinary tract infection
  • depression
  • aggression
  • apathy
  • blepharospasm
  • blood glucose decreased
  • derealisation
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • feeling abnormal

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • aggression
  • apathy
  • blepharospasm
  • blood glucose decreased
  • depression
  • derealisation
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • feeling abnormal
  • hyperreflexia
  • mania
30-39:
  • decreased appetite
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • hyperkalaemia
  • suicidal ideation
  • adverse drug reaction
  • extrapyramidal disorder
  • anger
  • death
  • depression
40-49:
  • headache
  • dyspnoea
  • palpitations
  • heart rate increased
  • flushing
  • feeling abnormal
  • diarrhoea
  • hypertension
  • pruritus
  • tremor
50-59:
  • hyperhidrosis
  • nausea
  • renal failure acute
  • abdominal pain
  • ileus
  • insomnia
  • fatigue
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia
  • leukocytosis
60+:
  • headache
  • feeling abnormal
  • myoclonus
  • spinal column stenosis
  • depression
  • hot flush
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • asthenia
  • cough

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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

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