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For what purpose of surtalo 10 mg tab is prescribed

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For what purpose of surtalo 10 mg tab is prescribed by doctors ?

My father is suffering from depression from last 2 year and doctor have prescribed him following drugs from last two year

1.Risdone liquid,
3.Pacitanetablets 2mg

and 4. Zapiz 1mg when he feels sleepless but

today Dr. have included SURTALO 10MG


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replied March 15th, 2015
Welcome to e health forum.

Escitalopram or SURTALO is a medication recommended to be used to treat conditions like depression , anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorder.

The said medication has been added to treat your fathers depression.

If you have any doubts, you may consult with your doctor for proper advice.
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