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what is a good time to take citalopram

A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience Psychiatry
Talk to doctor: Discuss with prescribing provider if this is the right time to taper and stop citalopram. Four months on citalopram is not a long time, but everyone i ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Celexa (citalopram): That depends on your doctor's preference. Some do well taking it in the morning with food, some take it with dinner, & some divide the daily dose to t ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
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Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Talk to your doctor before using citalopram together with omeprazole. Combining these medications may increase the blood levels of citalopram and incr ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: that is possible. ( But only if your doctor has prescribed your medications to be used in this manner).
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Gaffney
24 years experience Psychiatry
Margin of error: You should try to take it the same time every day - as it is a good routine to get into and you're more likely to remember then (like brushing your te ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
What is important: isn't the exact time of day that you take celexa- but more that you try to take it the same time of day. That will allow you to make it a habit and yo ... Read More
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Wait for next dose: If you miss your Celexa (citalopram) dose for more than 6 hours, wait until the next dose.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Ho
Dr. Andrew Ho answered
29 years experience Psychiatry
Same as before?: I am puzzled why you don't just take it the same way you took it the first two times in your life? I am a strong advocate for keeping things the same ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Kang
Dr. Jane Kang answered
20 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Microgynon is a birth control pill and the citalopram should not interact with it, or decrease the birth control effects.
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Dr. Steven Griggs
38 years experience Clinical Psychology
Run this by your MD: first. There are some warnings about combining Celexa and pain relievers, so be careful and find out for sure first. Here's a lay resource: http: ... Read More
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