Lexapro and Valium drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lexapro and Valium together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lexapro and Valium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,360 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)

Valium

Valium has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety. (latest outcomes from Valium 30,280 users)

On Feb, 06, 2017

2,360 people who take Lexapro, Valium are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lexapro and Valium drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • nausea
  • tremor
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • vomiting
  • completed suicide
  • convulsion
  • palpitations
  • somnolence
  • speech disorder
1 - 6 months:
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • suicidal ideation
  • dizziness
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • fall
  • weight increased
  • abnormal dreams
  • cough
  • emotional disorder
6 - 12 months:
  • depression
  • completed suicide
  • anxiety
  • detoxification
  • drug ineffective
  • pain
  • aggression
  • agitation
  • dizziness
  • drug dependence
1 - 2 years:
  • constipation
  • dental caries
  • drug abuse
  • sexual dysfunction
  • tooth fracture
  • weight increased
  • fatigue
  • anal haemorrhage
  • depression
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
2 - 5 years:
  • anaemia
  • constipation
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • hypoaesthesia facial
  • pain
  • suicide attempt
  • emotional distress
  • muscle spasms
  • pain in extremity
5 - 10 years:
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • depression
  • dry mouth
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • injury
  • insomnia
  • intentional overdose
  • pain
  • anxiety
10+ years:
  • pre-existing condition improved
  • therapeutic response unexpected
  • abasia
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • feeling drunk
  • intervertebral disc degeneration
  • kidney infection
  • pain
not specified:
  • pain
  • depression
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • headache
  • insomnia
  • dizziness
  • back pain
  • fall

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • fall
  • headache
  • insomnia
  • dizziness
  • vomiting
male:
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • insomnia
  • pain
  • headache
  • suicidal ideation
  • constipation
  • overdose

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pancreatitis
  • pharyngeal haemorrhage
10-19:
  • anxiety
  • weight increased
  • completed suicide
  • somnolence
  • anal haemorrhage
  • epistaxis
  • pyrexia
  • scab
  • aggression
  • agitation
20-29:
  • nausea
  • suicidal ideation
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • convulsion
  • depression
  • overdose
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • drug ineffective
30-39:
  • nausea
  • fatigue
  • vomiting
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dizziness
  • headache
  • depression
  • insomnia
40-49:
  • depression
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • insomnia
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • diabetes mellitus
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • chest pain
50-59:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • pain
  • nausea
  • fall
  • headache
  • chest pain
  • fatigue
  • insomnia
  • somnolence
60+:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • anaemia
  • dyspnoea
  • asthenia
  • headache
  • fall

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Valium (diazepam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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