Review: could Lexapro cause Anger?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 9, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.7/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 34,107 people who take Lexapro. Among them, 336 have Anger. See who they are, when they have Anger and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,131 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Lexapro include stress and anxiety, nausea, nausea aggravated, anxiety aggravated, fatigue.
Anger (latest reports from 95,217 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, pain.
On Feb, 9, 2014: 34,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 336 people (0.99%) have Anger.
Time on Lexapro when people have Anger * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Anger when taking Lexapro * :
Severity of Anger when taking Lexapro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anger ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (203 people, 60.42%)
- Anxiety (119 people, 35.42%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (42 people, 12.50%)
- Sleep disorder (33 people, 9.82%)
- Back pain (25 people, 7.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (96 people, 28.57%)
- Seroquel (86 people, 25.60%)
- Xanax (85 people, 25.30%)
- Klonopin (69 people, 20.54%)
- Trazodone hcl (65 people, 19.35%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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