The term social anxiety disorder is classified as some amount of fear, awkwardness or embarrassment in social performance as per the situations to a certain point at which the problematic person often ignore this high level of distress. A person starts becoming tensed or fearful to avoid the situation even if he or she wants to involve in. People dealing with this issue face a high level of stress in their daily activities and these conditions make them avoid these situations. Persons with social apprehension disorder experience anxiety, fear, stress, embarrassment, and irritability on daily basis. This nervousness, emotional pain makes people avoid engaging in social activities.

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Social apprehension is fear of communication with other people that take on the feelings of negatively judged, self-consciousness leading to depression. If a person feels comfortable, when he/ she are alone but get tensed when going in a public place then “social anxiety” may be a serious problem. No can understand what it feels when a person is going through it. This term is often misunderstood and undoubtedly ignore by most of the people.The feelings of nervousness, helplessness, and failure of control are almost followed by the sense of stuck or trapped.

If you are failing in handling the scenario of social anxiety disorder, then it is best to start taking generic Lexapro tablets. This medicine can successfully overcome the feelings of failure, apprehension, fear of facing people especially unknown, lack of confidence, disappoints, feeling of failure and rejection.  It is specially designed to treat depression and any type of anxiety disorder. By improving your energy level, this medication makes you feel normal and good. The main generic moiety present in Lexapro is Escitalopram that is FDA approved. The aim of this medication is to make you feel that you are fine so that you can normally do your day to day works.

The beneficial action of Escitalopram starts by blocking the reuptake of serotonin at the serotonin reuptake of the neuronal membrane. In this way, it increases the action of serotonin on 5HT1A autoreceptors. In this way, it gives its antidepressant, anti-obsessive compulsive and anti-bulimic action to make a person relax.

The recommended dose of Lexapro is 10 mg, once on daily basis. This medicine needs to be taken by oral route with one glass of water. This dosing can be enhanced to a dose of 20 mg, minimum of one week.Ask your doctor at the time of discontinuation of this medicine.

Commonly faced negative effects of Lexapro are diarrhea, headache, nausea, delayed ejaculation, and drowsiness.Therefore you can be safe from these effects like you can not use this medicine in between 14 days, after you have used MAO inhibitor. Some persons have faced suicidal thoughts after taking this drug be under doctor guidance. Immediately ask your doctor if you have faced symptoms of serotonin syndrome-like hallucination, fever, shivering, muscle stiffness and twitching.