Lexapro Withdrawal and Lexapro Detox

Lexapro Withdrawal and Detox is the subject of this Special Report by Siobhan Morse, the executive director of The National Institute for Holistic Addiction Studies.

What is Lexapro?

According to PubMed, Lexapro is used to treat depression and generalized anxiety.

Lexapro is in a class of antidepressants called selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors, or SSRIs. It works by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain, that helps maintain mental balance.

Lexapro Withdrawal and Lexapro Detox

Lexapro Withdrawal and Lexapro Detox

What is Lexapro withdrawal?

Lexapro and other SSRIs are known to cause varying degrees of withdrawal symptoms in people who quickly stop taking the medication.

These withdrawal symptoms are sometimes called anti-depressant discontinuation syndrome.

What are the withdrawal symptoms of Lexapro?

The withdrawal symptoms of Lexapro include: mood changes, irritability, agitation, dizziness, confusion, anxiety, headaches, and difficulty sleeping.

What is Lexapro detox?

The safest way to withdraw from Lexapro is in a substance medical drug detox program.

Medical programs address one’s states of health and specific metabolic needs.

This kind of medical drug detox program has been proven safer, faster, and more reliably comfortable than all other system currently in use.

Most patients detox safely from Lexapro in about seven days. Individuals can withdraw from Lexapro on an outpatient basis, but it will normally take at least four weeks.


Lexapro Withdrawal and Detox

Lexapro Withdrawal and Detox



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