Drug interactions between Lexapro and Loestrin 24 Fe
|Loestrin 24 Fe (ethinyl estradiol/norethindrone)|
Interactions between your drugs
- Lexapro is in the drug class selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors.
- Lexapro is used to treat the following conditions:
Loestrin 24 Fe
- Loestrin 24 Fe is a member of the following drug classes: contraceptives, sex hormone combinations.
- Loestrin 24 Fe is used to treat Birth Control.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Lexapro (escitalopram)
Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of escitalopram such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with escitalopram. Do not use more than the recommended dose of escitalopram, and avoid activities requiring mental alertness such as driving or operating hazardous machinery until you know how the medication affects you. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns.
ethinyl estradiol food
Applies to: Loestrin 24 Fe (ethinyl estradiol / norethindrone)
Consumer information for this minor interaction is not currently available. Some minor drug interactions may not be clinically relevant in all patients. Minor drug interactions do not usually cause harm or require a change in therapy. However, your healthcare provider can determine if adjustments to your medications are needed.
For clinical details see professional interaction data.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.
Drug Interaction Classification
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Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.