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Review: Lexapro and Ativan

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lexapro and Ativan. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 3,493 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,369 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.

Ativan (latest outcomes from 35,193 users) has active ingredients of lorazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.

On Oct, 28, 2014: 3,493 people who take Lexapro, Ativan are studied

Lexapro, Ativan outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)
- Ativan (lorazepam)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Lexapro is effective4.55%
(1 of 22 people)
28.00%
(7 of 25 people)
40.00%
(6 of 15 people)
44.44%
(8 of 18 people)
14.29%
(4 of 28 people)
35.71%
(5 of 14 people)
66.67%
(4 of 6 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
Ativan is effective30.43%
(7 of 23 people)
24.14%
(7 of 29 people)
44.44%
(8 of 18 people)
52.63%
(10 of 19 people)
54.17%
(13 of 24 people)
45.45%
(5 of 11 people)
60.00%
(6 of 10 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
AnxietyTremorDiabetes MellitusAnxietyAnxietyDiabetes MellitusDepressionAnxiety
NauseaAnxietyPulmonary EmbolismDyspnoeaDepressionType 2 Diabetes MellitusGlycosuriaPain
HyponatraemiaAgitationHyperglycaemiaCholelithiasisSuicidal IdeationSuicidal IdeationAnxietyNausea
AgitationDepressed Level Of ConsciousnessPainNauseaPulmonary EmbolismNeuropathy PeripheralHyperglycaemiaDepression
Suicide AttemptDepressionSuicidal IdeationHypoaesthesiaPainHerniaGestational DiabetesFatigue
AstheniaSuicidal IdeationNauseaSuicidal IdeationDeep Vein ThrombosisChest PainDiabetes MellitusDyspnoea
VomitingAstheniaType 2 Diabetes MellitusPainNauseaSuicide AttemptBack DisorderHeadache
FallMuscle RigidityPleural EffusionFatigueFatigueAgitationBipolar DisorderDiarrhoea
Feeling AbnormalFatigueAtelectasisChest PainType 2 Diabetes MellitusDyspnoeaObesityFall
Confusional StateConfusional StateMental DisorderCirculatory CollapseVomitingPulmonary EmbolismDiabetic KetoacidosisAnaemia

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Lexapro is effective29.21%
(26 of 89 people)
22.50%
(9 of 40 people)
Ativan is effective43.48%
(40 of 92 people)
37.21%
(16 of 43 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
PainAnxiety
AnxietyDepression
NauseaFatigue
DiarrhoeaPain
DyspnoeaNausea
DepressionDyspnoea
HeadacheDiabetes Mellitus
FatigueNeuropathy Peripheral
FallFall
VomitingAnaemia

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Lexapro is effectiven/an/a50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
20.93%
(9 of 43 people)
21.74%
(5 of 23 people)
12.70%
(8 of 63 people)
22.58%
(7 of 31 people)
8.51%
(4 of 47 people)
Ativan is effectiven/an/a25.00%
(1 of 4 people)
29.55%
(13 of 44 people)
51.72%
(15 of 29 people)
17.46%
(11 of 63 people)
21.43%
(6 of 28 people)
18.18%
(10 of 55 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Suicidal IdeationHeadacheHeadacheDiabetes MellitusDiabetes MellitusNauseaAnxietyAnxiety
Ovarian CystHaematocritCholelithiasisSuicidal IdeationAnxietyType 2 Diabetes MellitusPainPain
Major DepressionPlatelet CountVomitingHeadacheHeadacheDiabetes MellitusNauseaFall
HyperventilationRadius FractureConvulsionVomitingDepressionAnxietyAnaemiaNausea
HeadacheTardive DyskinesiaNauseaUrinary Tract InfectionType 2 Diabetes MellitusPainHeadacheDiarrhoea
Gastrointestinal HaemorrhageSomnolencePleural EffusionDyspnoeaPainDepressionDyspnoeaFatigue
Pelvic PainFallRespiratory DistressDizzinessNauseaDiarrhoeaDepressionAsthenia
DepressionDrug ToxicityDepressionInsomniaChest PainFatigueBone DisorderDyspnoea
Uterine LeiomyomaBlood GlucoseAlanine Aminotransferase IncreasedAbdominal Pain UpperSuicidal IdeationDyspnoeaFatigueDepression
Urinary Tract InfectionDizzinessCns VentriculitisAbdominal PainConstipationVomitingOsteonecrosis Of JawPneumonia

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Ativan (lorazepam) 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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