Adverse reactions observed with Escitalopram are most frequently during the first one or two weeks of treatment and may decrease in intensity and frequency with continued treatment. After prolonged administration, abrupt cessation of Escitalopram may produce withdrawal reactions in some patients.
Common (> 1/100, <1/10): Both genders: Nausea, insomnia, somnolence, increased sweating, diarrhea, constipation, dizziness, fatigue, decreased appetite, sinusitis, decreased libido, pyrexia, yawning.
Gender specific: Ejaculation disorder, impotence, abnormal orgasm (female).
Uncommon (>1/1000, <1/100): Sleep disorder, taste disturbance.