what to expect

a seamless experience with an online psychiatry provider.

Guidance

Online psychiatric evaluation

Virtually visit an online psychiatrist or other qualified psychiatry provider, who will evaluate you and assess whether medication is appropriate

Support

Medication management and follow-up visits

A few weeks after your first appointment, you’ll have your first follow-up to evaluate whether your treatment plan is working—all on your smartphone

Convenience

Discreet shipping to your door

If prescribed, your medication will be shipped to your door in low-key packaging

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Frequently asked questions about Escitalopram

how long does it take for Escitalopram (generic for Lexapro) to work?
Escitalopram was shown to be effective as a treatment for major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder in clinical trials lasting 8 weeks. If you are not feeling any improvement in your condition, you should consult your healthcare provider. You should not discontinue your medication until you speak with your healthcare provider.
what are the dosage options?
This medication is sold in strengths of 5mg, 10mg and 20mg tablets.
how do I take Escitalopram?
Escitalopram should be taken exactly as directed by the healthcare provider. Escitalopram should not be stopped without first consulting with a healthcare provider, as stopping too quickly could cause serious symptoms.
how do i know if I am a good candidate for this drug?
You will need to consult with a healthcare provider, who can evaluate you and determine if Escitalopram is appropriate.
who cannot or should not take this drug?
Examples include but are not limited to: people with a known allergy to escitalopram, citalopram or any of its active ingredients, people with severe renal impairment, and people on MAOIs.
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