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Taking Lexapro With Hiv Meds

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Is safe to take Lexapro and HIV med ATRIPLA?

I am curenntly on the HIV med ATRIPLA have been take it about 3 or 4 mounths now with little or no sfx but just recently had bad anxiety attack and had to go to the ER someone recmended Lexapro(escitalopram oxalate) is this safe to take with ATRIPLA?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Generally OK to take Lexapro with Atripla. KH Read more »

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Posted by daisey6205, 7 Replies
...knows i never claimed to be same, but this is bad! I am taking lexapro(anti-depressant) and my estrogen. i am not on any other meds and am just not sure what to think of all this. my energy level is going down and i am just exhausted all the... Read more »