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My doctor has given me a choice of three antidepressants.

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My doctor has given me a choice of three antidepressants. I am very afraid of taking medicine. The meds are imimpramine, lexapro or effectxor, my choice. Which is the best. I am a 61 year old, overweight, anxious white ,female. I feel my symptoms are physical but all my life I have been told it is anxity and depression.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD replied 7 years ago.

Different people react to different anti-depressants in different ways. It is difficult to predict exactly how a well a particular anti-depressant will work for you. But on the whole, most women with anxiety and depression have done well on Lexapro. I suggest that you try out this drug first and see how well you do on it.

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