Review: Lexapro and Alprazolam
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lexapro and Alprazolam. It is created by eHealthMe based on 4,505 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 4, 2014: 4,505 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lexapro, Alprazolam are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)
- Alprazolam (alprazolam)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lexapro, Alprazolam:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||1,870|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||1,430|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||1,141|
|Headache (pain in head)||930|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lexapro, Alprazolam:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)||108|
|Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (a sleep-related disorder in which the effort to breathe is diminished or absent)||82|
|Road Traffic Accident||78|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Heparin sodium injection
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Alprazolam (alprazolam) is often used to treat stress and anxiety. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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- Alprazolam is used in:
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