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1 result for Name/Synonym equals LEXAPRO 
Drug Name: Escitalopram oxalate [USAN:USP] View Structure
Description: A furancarbonitrile that is one of the SEROTONIN UPTAKE INHIBITORS used as an antidepressant. The drug is also effective in reducing ethanol uptake in alcoholics and is used in depressed patients who also suffer from tardive dyskinesia in preference to tricyclic antidepressants, which aggravate this condition. 

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