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Review: could Lexapro cause Erection problems?
Summary: Erection problems is found among people who take Lexapro, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Depression.
We study 35,681 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA and social media. Among them, 275 have Erection problems. Find out below who they are, when they have Erection problems and more.
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Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,391 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.
Erection problems (latest reports from 29,386 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss, stress and anxiety.
On Nov, 26, 2014: 35,681 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 275 people (0.77%) have Erection Problems.
Time on Lexapro when people have Erection problems * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erection problems||26.09%||21.74%||13.04%||15.94%||13.04%||10.14%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Erection problems when taking Lexapro * :
|Erection problems||0.00%||0.38%||1.50%||9.77%||9.77%||23.31%||33.46%||21.80% |
Severity of Erection problems when taking Lexapro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erection problems||3.70%||51.85%||44.44%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Erection problems ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erection problems||0.00%||16.67%||83.33% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (101 people, 36.73%)
- Anxiety (43 people, 15.64%)
- Pain (29 people, 10.55%)
- Insomnia (27 people, 9.82%)
- Erectile dysfunction (20 people, 7.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (66 people, 24.00%)
- Zometa (65 people, 23.64%)
- Zoloft (62 people, 22.55%)
- Ambien (58 people, 21.09%)
- Seroquel (58 people, 21.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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