Review: Lexapro and Dramamine
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lexapro and Dramamine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 32 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,276 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.
Dramamine (latest outcomes from 404 users) has active ingredients of dimenhydrinate. It is often used in motion sickness.
On Jul, 13, 2014: 32 people who take Lexapro, Dramamine are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)
- Dramamine (dimenhydrinate)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Bradycardia||Body Temperature Increased||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||Pleural Effusion|
|Pneumonia Necrotising||Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome||Depression|
|Diarrhoea||Hyperhidrosis||Injection Site Pain|
|Lung Abscess||Drug Withdrawal Syndrome Neonatal||Injection Site Haemorrhage|
|Atelectasis||Tachycardia||Injection Site Swelling|
|Febrile Neutropenia||Pneumonia Necrotising|
|Injection Site Erythema|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Bradycardia||Loss Of Consciousness|
|Injection Site Pain||Nausea|
|Injection Site Erythema||Abdominal Distension|
|Injection Site Swelling||Abdominal Pain|
|Pneumonia Necrotising||White Blood Cell Count Decreased|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||Multiple Drug Overdose Intentional||Maternal Exposure During Pregnancy||Bradycardia||Depression||Injection Site Pain||Diarrhoea|
|Suicide Attempt||Neutropenia||Nausea||Injection Site Swelling||Pneumonia Necrotising|
|Pleural Effusion||Loss Of Consciousness||Injection Site Haemorrhage||Cervical Vertebral Fracture|
|Ovarian Cyst||Hepatomegaly||Chest Pain||Fall|
|Venous Injury||Splenomegaly||Injection Site Erythema||Haematoma|
|Sleep Apnoea Syndrome||Migraine||Glaucoma||Head Injury|
|Injection Site Pain||Feeling Abnormal||Conjunctivitis||Pleural Effusion|
|Diabetes Mellitus||Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased||Blood Pressure Increased||Dehydration|
|Febrile Neutropenia||Alanine Aminotransferase Increased||Erythema Of Eyelid||Lung Abscess|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- My doctor prescribed citalopram for depression but l have myasthenia gravis is the ol
Could anyone help, my doctor has given me citalopram for depression but I have myasthenia gravis is this ok I have read it might not be safe?
- Has anyone on escitalopram oxalate (escitalopram) experienced cirulation prolem to there feet, especially while sitting?
feet that turn purple while sitting from Lexapro, Escitalopram Oxalate (Escitalopram).
- Does gravol leave a sick sweet taste in your mouth?
I just had an appendectomy and am on percocet and gravol. I have this disgusting sweet taste in my mouth that I can not get rid of with brushing my teeth and I'd like to know if this is a side effect of either of these drugs
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Dramamine (dimenhydrinate) is often used to treat motion sickness. 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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Lexapro is used in:
- Dramamine is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Lexapro alternatives:
- Dramamine alternatives:
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