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What is Escitalopram Oxalate?

Escitalopram Oxalate is available by prescription only and is used to treat major depression. This medication is in a group called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs, which increase the activity of serotonin in the brain. Escitalopram Oxalate is also prescribed to treat generalized anxiety disorder.

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