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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lexapro Oral.

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Condition: Depression
9/25/2007 11:00:25 PM

Reviewer: 13-18 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This is the second SSRI that has stopped working spontaneously on me after four or five months.

Condition: Depression
9/25/2007 3:51:34 PM

Reviewer: Dupree, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Becoming acclimated to the "side-effects" occurring from use of this medication was easier with a long term mindset that it would do its job eventually. It did. Lexapro has been a terrific help for my feelings of depression and social anxiety. I would have never believed it would give me the confidence to climb out of the black hole I often found myself. The side effects are real - b ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
9/25/2007 6:59:04 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This med works quickly and well. I take 40 mg. daily and am well pleased with it.

Condition: Depression
9/25/2007 3:24:34 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Depression
9/24/2007 8:59:15 PM

Reviewer: Dot, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Works better than the others I have taken for my depression

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