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how many citalopram does it take to overdose

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Dr. Adam Tripp
14 years experience Psychiatry
No specific number: The general maximum dose for citalopram is 80mg though sometimes a higher dose may be used in ocd. Generally speaking it is very difficult to overdose ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Banken
Specializes in General Practice
Overdose: Please, if you are thinking of taking an overdose of any medication or substance seek professional help right away. This is serious. Please do not del ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Get help: Call the er or 911 if you are contemplating suicide or call a crisis hotline. We don't provide such information here.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Goodhope
20 years experience Family Medicine
About 5 days.: It generally takes five 1/2 lives for a drug to clear your system. If a drug is daily dose then 1/2 life is usually one day. You may feel slightly ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
25 years experience Psychiatry
Unlikely: Not if you take the dose you are prescribed and it is a proper dose (celexa (citalopram) up to 40mg and Promethazine up to 100mg/day) you can get side ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Yes...: Only as prescribed by your doctor.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
At low dose Celexa (citalopram) : Management: given the risk of dose-dependent qt prolongation, citalopram dosage should not exceed 20 mg/day when prescribed in combination with cyp450 ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Celexa (citalopram): That depends on how long u have been on it, what it was used for, and the current daily dosage. I would divide the daily dose into twice a day dosing ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
17 years experience Psychiatry
Celexa (citalopram) & provigil ?: Celexa (citalopram, an SSRI commonly prescribed to treat depression and anxiety) and Provigil (modafanil, a novel stimulant like med often prescribed ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Luis Taylor
38 years experience Pulmonology
Yes: they are safe together. However, discuss it with your prescriber at your next visit.
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