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change the time i take cipralex?

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I just started Cipralex to help with mild-moderate depression/anxiety, today was the forth day and the side effect is making me drowsy. I've been taking them in the morning but it kicks me hard, and I was wondering if I could change the time I'm taking them. If they make me stay awake at night, can i switch back if it's worse then before? I don't want to keep switching back and forth, i'm sure it's not good, but I would rather not feel terrible all day long. I'm going to see my doctor in a month, but would like to get the routine down before that, and I can't see him any sooner.


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replied May 31st, 2014
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Thank you for asking!
Escitalopram does that quite often. Using them at lowest possible effective dosages spare the trouble. I suggest you keep taking it in the morning or else it will worsen your insomnia. It takes a week to ten days to get homeostasis levels in body where it start working like charm.Using it at lowest effective dosages would spare the adverse effects. Seek your psychiatrist for further guidance and let them decide what is best for you.Meanwhile visit out depression health centre and see what you can help yourself with
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