Learning More About Escitalopram
How Should Escitalopram Be Stored?
Escitalopram should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture or heat. Both tablet and liquid forms should be kept in airtight containers.
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?If you do not take your escitalopram as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Escitalopram 5 mg
Escitalopram 10 mg
Escitalopram 20 mg.
The liquid form is available in one strength: Lexapro® Oral Solution 5 mg per 5 mL (equal to 5 mg per teaspoonful).
Generic EscitalopramThis medication is available in generic form (see Generic Lexapro for more information).