Brand: Lexapro

Drug Type: SSRIs (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors)

Form: Tablet

Age limit: 18 years and above

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Escitalopram 10mg Tablet is used to treat generalized anxiety disorder and depression. It might be a component of multimodal therapy. It is combined with other medications. This medication is a member of the group of drugs known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). A class of pharmaceuticals is a collection of compounds with similar mechanisms of action. Escitalopram raises the concentration of serotonin, a naturally occurring chemical in your brain. This chemical promotes mental equilibrium.


Administer Escitalopram 10mg Tablet by mouth once daily.  This medicine is taken at the same time to avoid missing any dose. The dosing instructions and the intake instructions are explained to the patient. It is in addition to the side effects of the drug. One should take this medication until the doctor sees fit. The doctor is in charge of the prescription. 


The side effects of Escitalopram 10mg Tablet appear differently in different people. A higher dose of the medication could result in adverse side effects- the effects mentioned below. 

  • Increased sweating
  • Painful urination
  • Runny nose
  • Constipation
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Anxiety

The physician knows how to manage the side effects. The medicine is taken duly to prevent further occurrence of side effects.  Rare side effects may occur in some patients. It is tough to judge the side effects that may arise. 


The dosage depends on severity and patients response. For pills or solutions used as oral dose forms:

To treat depression:

Adults and kids aged 12 and above should take 10 mg once daily, either in the morning or the evening.  The doctor might change the dose. The dosage is typically no greater than 20 mg daily. Elderly adults: 10 mg once daily, in the morning or the evening. Children under the age of 12: The doctor will determine the use and dosage according to the condition. 

Adults— Initially, take 10 mg, either in the morning or the evening, once daily. The doctor may change the dose. The dosage is typically no greater than 20 mg daily.

Elderly adults: 10 mg once daily, in the morning or the evening.

Children—The doctor determines the use and dosage.


  1. The doctor is aware of all the patients medical problems like kidney and liver problems.
  2. Adverse side effects of combining Escitalopram 10mg Tablet with other medicines exist. Book an appointment with the doctor if these side effects occur.
  3. When taken by pregnant women, SSRI antidepressants have been linked to significant or fatal lung issues in newborns. If you stop taking your antidepressant while pregnant, you could experience a depression relapse. Do not stop taking escitalopram without first consulting your doctor if you are contemplating becoming pregnant or if you already are. Escitalopram can enter the breast milk and harm a baby who is nursing. If you are nursing a child, do not use this medication without first alerting your doctor.
  4. You should be aware that escitalopram may cause you to feel sleepy and may impair your thinking, judgment, and movement. Avoid using machinery or driving a car.
  5. Inform the doctor about any dietary supplements and herbal remedies one uses, especially Tryptophan or St. John’s wort. 

The doctor is the authority on what to avoid when taking this medication. Some precautions heeded are for a better outcome.


Escitalopram 10mg Tablet interacts with other medicines and can reduce the effectiveness of the medication taken. The doctor informs the patient about the drugs that should not be mixed. The other drugs it interacts with stated below:

  • Tapentadol
  • St.John’s Wort
  • Probucol
  • Opium
  • Norfloxacin
  • Morphine
  • Lithium
  • Ibuprofen
  • Fentanyl

Being mindful of the drugs and their uses is essential. The diseases that interact with this medicine are Liver disease, Depression, Seizure disorders, and Weight loss. 


Active Ingredient Inactive Ingredients
Escitalopram Oxalate Talc
Titanium dioxide
Hypromellose 2910

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