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What are the side effects of Escitalopram Oxalate?

Some fairly common side effects of Escitalopram Oxalate include constipation, decreased sex drive, decreased appetite, dizziness, diarrhea, ejaculation disorder, dry mouth, flu-like symptoms, fatigue, impotence, headache, insomnia, indigestion, runny nose, nausea, sleepiness, sinusitis, and sweating. The most rare side effects that require immediate doctor attention include convulsions, coma, confusion, fast/irregular heartbeat, muscle pain or cramps, swelling of the face, hands, or ankles, and usual weakness. Chills, cough, fever, joint pain, general discomfort, decreased appetite, trouble breathing, tightness of the chest, sweating, stuffy nose, sore throat, sneezing, shivering, pain/tenderness around the eyes or cheekbones, not able to have an orgasm, and muscle aches are all less common side effects of Escitalopram Oxalate.

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