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Lexapro Side Effects: Nausea, Insomnia, Fatigue

Lexapro Side Effects: Nausea, Insomnia, Fatigue. People who suffer from depression and those with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) who are looking for a drug to get themselves in better shape, might be happy to know that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic version of the brand drug Lexapro.

So how does Lexapro (generic name: Escitalopram) work to make us feel better and emerge from the valley of depression? According to the drug maker’s website, it works by increasing the supply of serotonin to the brain thus restoring it’s chemical balance.

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