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6mg morphine shot in ER & 50mg tramadol 2 hrs later. Also on 10mg celexa (citalopram). Read interactions are dangerous. Why would ER dr okay this? I'm scared now
Drug interactions: The morphine and tramadol work in synergy to reduce pain and inflammation. Celexa (citalopram) also works to stabilize the nerve membrane and reduce pain. The emergency room is an ideal place to receive medications because the patients are monitored closely for any interactions, allergies or side effects. ...Read more
Citalopram is a ssri medication used to treat anxiety and depression disorders, it's also used to treat ptsd and ocd. It takes 4 to 6 weeks to be fully effective. Side effects; sedation, minor temporary stomach issues, delayed orgasm in males and rarely weight gain. It is ...Read more
I have taken 20 mg of celexa (citalopram) and 40 mg of nexum for several yrs. Is there a drug interaction?
Celexa (citalopram): No. You seem to be tolerating the combination well after all those years. Wish u well. ...Read more
I could really use as many dr's 2 answer 2 support that celexa (citalopram) & baclofen have no bad interaction taken together, especially local dr's. 2 use as ref?
My dr prescribed me celexa (citalopram) about 2 years ago and today put me on adipex. He didn't mention an interaction. The pharmacist informed me. Any suggestions
MD can explain: An md might prescribe Celexa (citalopram) and adipex togther, especially if the benefits stand a cgood chance of outweighing the risks--these being an increase of adipex side-effects, such as agitation and rarely, more serious, new side effects. He/she can explain the rationale, and frequency of increased side effects, and what to look out for. ...Read more
Started savella (milnacipran) yesterday n place of celexa, feel better than n a long time! Less fatigue 4 sure, any interactions w/supplements 4 fibro? Co q10, st jon wa
Maybe: St. John's (stjw) & savella (milnacipran) can increase norepinephrine & serotonin levels, while stjw can also increase Dopamine levels (at high doses it acts like an mao-i). Depending on your unique metabolic characteristics (and the presence of cyp450 inhibitors), you might experience symptoms of serotonin syndrome (increased heart rate, sweating, over active reflexes). Discuss doses with prescribing doc. ...Read more
Are there any interactions with taking 4mg of cyproheptadine and 20mg of celexa (citalopram) and 0.25mg of clonazepam?
Moderate ones: The antihistamine might reduce or reverse the effects of the ssri and the anti-anxiety/panic/seizure drug can increase intensity and risk of the side effects of the other two drugs - dizziness, drowsiness, impaired thinking/judgement, etc. Talk with the doctor if these concern you. There may be alternatives. But, please do not stop any of them without consulting the doctor. Best! ...Read more
I was prescribed cipro (ciprofloxacin) 500mgs 2x a day for 7 days for a uti, I am also currently taking celexa 20mgs daily. Can the two have an interactions?
Celexa (citalopram): Nope. No adverse interactions.Get a more detailed answer ›
My husband takes Crestor, (rosuvastatin) Celexa, and Welbutrin and is considering taking Protandim by LifeVantage. Are there any interactions we should know about?
See below: I don't know of any, but I would discuss with your doctor to make sure they are ok with it. ...Read more
I saw on drug interaction site that I should not take cipro and celexa together, but I was prescribed cipro for a uti. Is this safe?
Consult your md: re: an alternative if possible. Macrodantin or Bactrim are popular first line drugs to treat uncomplicated UTIs. Cipro can have multiple drug issues, such that it is discouraged as a firstline agent; in the case of celexa, the 2drugs may cause q-t prolongation - a change in the rhythm of the heart that can be harmful. Tx for uncomplicated UTI is 3 d so may not be an issue/consult your doctor ...Read more
Hello, I've been taking Celexa (citalopram) 20 mg for about 3 weeks. Just saw the drug interactions with anti-inflamitories. How long till I can take Ibuprofen?
Check with your doc: But likely he/she will okay your using yhem ...Read more
Can I take Claritin (loratadine) d while on celexa? My allergies have been acting up and i'd like to take some claritin, (loratadine) is there a possible bad drug interaction I should be worried about?
Apparently safe: There are no known interactions between holy basil and these medicines (it does interact with coumadin, (warfarin) but so does almost everything). It might slightly speed elimination of Celexa but this is not likely clinically significant. Holy basil is one of my favorite herbs, with many benefits; it's calming, anti-inflammatory, supports adrenals, lowers blood sugar. See http://www. Holy-basil. Com/6865.Html. ...Read more
If I am on 150 mg wellbutrin (bupropion) and 20 mg celexa for anxiety and depression can I add Cialis once in a while for depression induced ed? Any interactions?
Take 10mg celexa a day and just took 4 tbsp of milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) for constipation. Just saw on drugs. Com there's a moderate interaction. Am I okay?
Yes.: You're on low dose of celexa. Just be cautious on milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) use. It's not good to use large amounts of milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) at any time. The interactions you saw are very rare, and usually requires that you have electrolyte abnormalities that are not common at your age group. Senna S is a vegetable laxative that is safer overall. ...Read more
Some of the time:
You should not use Serlatine if you use Pimozide, You should not use Serlatine if you have used an MAO inhibitor in the last 40 days. These include isocarboxazid, linezolid, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, and tranylcypromine.
It is not approved for treating children who are less than 18 years old. ...Read more
Yes.: Talk to your doc about how to do it and what to expect and if that is the right choice for you. ...Read more