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How to get Lexapro online in Canada with Maple.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is Lexapro and how does it work?
Lexapro is an antidepressant in a group called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Lexapro is the brand name for a generic medication known as escitalopram. It works by restoring the balance of certain chemicals in the brain.
If you think you need Lexapro, you can speak to a doctor on Maple to see if it is right for you.
What are the uses for Lexapro?
Lexapro is used to treat depression and anxiety in adults, as well as major depressive disorder in anyone older than 12 years old.
How do you use Lexapro?
Lexapro is taken by mouth once a day as directed by a doctor, with or without food. It is available as a tablet and as a liquid. If you are using the liquid, use the provided measuring cup to make sure your dose is precise. To reduce the risk of side effects, your doctor may start you on a lower dose and gradually increase it.
It may take a few weeks to see an improvement to your mood. If you stop Lexapro suddenly, you may experience withdrawal; always reduce your dose gradually.
What are the side effects and risks of Lexapro?
ypical Lexapro side effects include:
- Dry mouth
- Trouble sleeping
- Increased sweating
Speak with your doctor if you experience a decreased sexual drive, changes in sexual ability, increased bruising, signs of serotonin syndrome (fast heart rate, shivering, hallucinations, twitching and/or muscle stiffness). Some people may experience thoughts of suicide when first starting this medication; speak with a doctor immediately if this happens to you.
Who should not take Lexapro?
If you have taken an MAO inhibitor in the last 14 days, you should not take Lexapro. Because Lexapro has a risk of QT interval prolongation anyone who has prolonged QT syndrome, previous heart issues, or is taking medication that can affect QT prolongation should not take Lexapro.