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Review: could Lexapro cause Heat intolerance?

Summary: Heat intolerance could be caused by Lexapro, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Lortab, and have Mitral valve prolapse.

We study 35,504 people who have side effects while taking Lexapro from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Heat intolerance and more.

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Lexapro

Lexapro (latest outcomes from 39,182 users) has active ingredients of escitalopram oxalate. It is often used in depression.

Heat intolerance

Heat intolerance (feeling of being overheated) (latest reports from 883 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 35,315 people reported to have side effects when taking Lexapro. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Heat Intolerance. They amount to 0.11% of all the 881 people who have Heat Intolerance on eHealthMe.

Trend of Heat intolerance in Lexapro reports

Time on Lexapro when people have Heat intolerance * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Heat intolerance0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Heat intolerance when taking Lexapro * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heat intolerance0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Heat intolerance when taking Lexapro ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Heat intolerance0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Heat intolerance ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Mitral valve prolapse (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Fibromyalgia (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Trigeminal neuralgia (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Hyperthyroidism (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Rapid heart beat (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lortab (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Flexeril (1 people, 100.00%)
  3. Darvocet a500 (1 people, 100.00%)
  4. Neurontin (1 people, 100.00%)
  5. Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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