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Possible Interaction: Ethanol and Escitalopram



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

The combination of escitalopram and ethanol , both metabolized by the cytochrome P450 enzyme system can lead to serotonin syndrome.
Neurodegenerative disease management  •  2020  |  View Paper
gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) and the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor escitalopram are effective in inducing and maintaining abstinence in alcohol.
Pharmacological research  •  2008  |  View Paper
Escitalopram (5 mg/kg) reduced the increased stereotyped behaviors at the sixth hour of ethanol withdrawal.
Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry  •  2006  |  View Paper