Lexapro: 64,711 reports
Active ingredients: escitalopram oxalate
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How effective is Lexapro?
- Depression - reported by 1,839 people
- Stress and anxiety - reported by 1,021 people
- Generalized anxiety disorder - reported by 399 people
- Major depression - reported by 133 people
- Dysthymia - reported by 123 people
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Related publications that referenced our studies
- O’Brien FE, O’Connor RM, Clarke G, Donovan MD, Dinan TG, Griffin BT, Cryan JF, "The P-glycoprotein inhibitor cyclosporin A differentially influences behavioural and neurochemical responses to the antidepressant escitalopram", Behavioural brain research, 2014 Mar .
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