Review: Lexapro and Selenium drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Lexapro and Selenium. It is created by eHealthMe based on 28 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,131 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.
Selenium (latest outcomes from 646 users) has active ingredients of selenium. It is often used in antioxidant therapy.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 28 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lexapro, Selenium are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate)
- Selenium (selenium)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lexapro, Selenium:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Spinal Osteoarthritis (joint cartilage loss in spine)||24|
|Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)||22|
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)||19|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||18|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lexapro, Selenium:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
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Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Lexapro (escitalopram oxalate) is often used to treat depression. Selenium (selenium) is often used to treat antioxidant therapy. 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:
- Selenium is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By gadgetmaker: Is it bad to take levorphanol tartrate if i have liver damage caused by hep c
I am receiving treatment from the V.A. in Los Angeles, Ca.. Last summer the va started to hint at forcing me to be seen by there pain mngt. team. Also I was to start treatment for my hep c, it was just becomming active. I knew that the interferon would be just a little stressful for aprox; one ye ...
- By Badrenon: Do you see any relationship between insomnia and dehydration?
I cannot fall asleep. Sometimes it takes several hours (4-5). I have been taking Amitriptyline 10 mg for almost a year which helped tremendously and lately has not helped at all.
- By Stef: Could selenium cause breast cysts?
I am having 2 small cysts on each breast and they were formed roughly the time that I started getting selenium for my thyroid (High anti-TPO). Has anyone else experienced the same thing?
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