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A 54-year-old member asked:

Can antidepressants prozac (fluoxetine) and celexa cause permanent damage to my nervous system?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Very unlikely: I am not aware of any reports suggesting an association with damage to the nervous system from antidepressants.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Celexa (citalopram): Many patients are stabilized on Celexa (citalopram) long-term & tolerate it well. Doubt it.

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