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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of escitalopram oral.

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Condition: Depression
8/23/2013 5:22:33 PM

Reviewer: boredpenny@hotmail.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
was told that I was going to be put on Seroquel,but when I pick up the script it was this escitalopram ; can you tell me if this is close to seroquel

Condition: Depression
7/9/2013 10:16:08 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Has relieved my depression and anxiety,restored my appetite.

Condition: Depression
7/1/2013 8:49:03 AM

Reviewer: depressed1, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
this medicine is "ok" but i dont believe its helping me as much as it should be and im at 20ml a day. been taking this drug for about 5 months now. I sometimes get a twitching in my eye.. i sometimes dont sleep at all and about a month ago i had a really bad panic attack and afterward i broke down and cryed.. i never cryed like that in my life.. thinking of switching to something differe ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
6/17/2013 11:50:28 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had been taking Lexapro for several years for depression when the this generic version came out. I have used other generics before with no problem, but my switch to escitalopram launched me into a severe depression within 2 days. I cried almost non-stop for five days, when I contacted my doc and switched back to non-generic. Within 2-3 days I was back to where I had been. For me, the difference ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
5/26/2013 7:04:39 PM

Reviewer: SavvyCat33, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I hate this medicine! It gave me tingly sensation all over while taking this, it disrupted my sleep, gave me body twitches all over during the night, my moods became worse. Only reason I took it is my stupid Health Insurance won't cover my Lexapro expense! So they pretty much forced me to take this other garbage for a lower price, and they said they'd cover it. I hate my health insurance!! ... Show Full Comment

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