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Citalopram And Headaches
Can citalopram cause headaches? I only take 20mg a day and have been on it for 3 months. I have been having headaches but don't know the cause.
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 a bad headache and I take celexa (citalopram) everyday what med can I take with celexa (citalopram) to make headache go away?
Why would my neurologist prescribe citalopram 20mg for headaches?Amitryptaline wasnt effective and reaction to topamax (topiramate). Headaches decreased, not gone.
Pain and depression : Sometimes headaches may be a somatic or physical manifestation of depression or anxiety. In that case, antidepressants such as Celexa (citalopram) may help. Ssri's may cause side effects including headaches, so if you still continue to have symptoms see your physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Weaning off citalopram is givin me headaches and feeling exhausted emotional & rubbish again wanted to come off to try for a baby and now worried cant?
Taking Zyprexa (olanzapine) (2.5mg) and Citalopram (20mg) have a bad headache. Is it ok to take paracetamol with these medications? Doctor said it was but worried
If you aren't: trusting of doctors input - see this: http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=679-0,11-12,1744-1113. Your doctor is correct. ...Read more
Can citalopram help with migraines and headaches or will it make them worse ? And can taking estradiol HRT make migraines, nasal head congestion bad
Migraines: Headaches could be side effects from the medicines but rare with the hormone. The citalopram can be used to prevent migraines. Some women start getting headaches around menopause and they seem to be controlled with the hormone sometimes. Should discuss your case with your doctor. ...Read more
It is possible: you may getting side effects from this medicine at that dose. Would recommend speaking with the prescriber to determine whether you need to return to original dosing or need alternative treatment. ...Read more
I started celexa (citalopram) 5mg 2 nights ago. Are nausea and headache normal this early on? I just wanted to feel better and i feel worse.
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more