Review: could Lexapro cause Dizziness?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.2/4
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, 2,304 have Dizziness. See who they are, when they have Dizziness 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.
Dizziness (latest reports from 1,266,713 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 34,039 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 2,222 people (6.53%) have Dizziness.
Time on Lexapro when people have Dizziness * :
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Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Lexapro * :
Severity of Dizziness when taking Lexapro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Dizziness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (774 people, 34.83%)
- Anxiety (300 people, 13.50%)
- Hypertension (133 people, 5.99%)
- Sleep disorder (110 people, 4.95%)
- Pain (107 people, 4.82%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (389 people, 17.51%)
- Ambien (337 people, 15.17%)
- Xanax (290 people, 13.05%)
- Nexium (275 people, 12.38%)
- Neurontin (263 people, 11.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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