A 55-year-old female asked:
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I'm on cetalopram can I take norethisterone? (I have heavy vaginal bleeding 3 weeks now, I don't know why, GP don't know and don't send me to a specia

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Citalopram is an SSRI which is an anti-depressant. Norethindrone is a progesterone which can help with heavy vaginal bleeding and is safe if you are over the age of 35 (estrogens are not).
Answered on Aug 25, 2015
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