Lexapro and Paxil drug interactions - from FDA reports


Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lexapro and Paxil together. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,300 people who take Lexapro and Paxil from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 29, 2018

1,300 people who take Lexapro, Paxil are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lexapro and Paxil drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  1. Rash
  2. Emotional distress
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Pyrexia (fever)
  5. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  2. Suicidal ideation
  3. Pain
  4. Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
  5. Pyrexia (fever)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Suicidal ideation
  2. Cardiac murmur (an heart sound in valve abnormality)
  3. Congenital anomaly (birth defect)
  4. Congenital aortic stenosis (obstruction to blood flow between the left ventricle and the aorta by birth)
  5. Drug exposure during pregnancy

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Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Headache (pain in head)
  3. Insomnia (sleeplessness)
  4. Chest pain
  5. Diabetes mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)

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Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  1. Activities of daily living impaired
  2. Cleft palate (birth defect (congenital) of the upper part of the mouth)
  3. Congenital oral malformation (abnormalities of mouth by birth)
  4. Deafness
  5. Emotional distress
2-9:

n/a

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study



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