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SSRI side effects: Citalopram is an ssri antidepressant and shares the usual side-effects of ssris. These include queasy stomach (best to take with food), caffeine-like restlessness, decreased interest in sex and/or trouble reaching orgasm, dry mouth, headache, or restless legs. None of these are probable though. A refined version called escitalopram is newly available generically and has less 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 a cold and I was told by my pharmacist it was safe to take my citalopram medication with NyQuil. Is this true?
Yes: This combination is likely ok.Get a more detailed answer ›
Celexa (citalopram) SSRI: Celexa (citalopram) is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Report any new or worsening symptoms to your doctor, such as: mood or behavior changes, anxiety, panic attacks, trouble sleeping, or if you feel impulsive, irritable, agitated, hostile, aggressive, restless, hyperactive (mentally or physically), or if you get suicidal ideation. ...Read more
Is it dangerous to just stop using Citalopram? The medication was given to help cope with some issues 3 years ago.
SSRI antidepressant: 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 also approved for adolescents. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: It is never safe to adjust any of your medications on your own without talking to her doctor first. ...Read more
I haven't taken my medication, citalopram for about a week or longer. What would my side effects be?
Am I taking too many medications: citalopram 20mg, pregabalin 300mg, propranolon 10 mg at same time...?
Probably not: The dosages of citalopram & propranolol are at low end, assuming just once per day. Pregabelin at 2/3 max dosage. But if combo cause3s you discomfort or interferes with your life the dosages don't matter; discuss the problems with your doctor(s) & ask for other options. If the meds are for anxiety, a re-evaluation of the citalopram dose is a beginning. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
They differ: Citalopram, or generic celexa, (citalopram) is an ssri which can have side effects of decreased sex drive, urinary incontinence, dizziness or headache. It can also cause a prolonged qt. Antipsychotics have differing side effects depending on which type of antipsyhotic one takes. Most can cause parkinsonian type motor side effects at higher doses. Talk to your doctor if you have questions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am taking the following medications: citalopram 15mg, loratadine 10mg, microgestin fe 1/20, multivit/mineral supp, calc/mag/zinc. Do these drugs interact? Which can I take at the same time?
I am 18 years old i keep getting frequent yeast infections and i don't know why. I am taking medication, citalopram and low estro for birth control?
Hi was wondering if celexa (citalopram) is a good medication for panic/ anxiety or is cereiquil is better?
Can i drink alcohol while taking celexa (citalopram)? Is there any medications that should not be taken with celexa (citalopram)?
Not a good idea but: Drinking alcohol while taking Celexa (citalopram) can increase the side effects of Celexa (citalopram) and vice versa.But if you drink, drink only small or moderate amont .That is 1drink a day for women and two drinks a day for men, and be careful as to side effects.You should not take MAO inhibiters, ectasy street drug, other ssris, st john warts, other sedatives and sleeping pills if approved by your doctor with care.Ask ur md. ...Read more
On citalopram 20 mg wanted to no if i can take lipo slender and natural cleanse while on this medication
Family practice : It is probably safe to take together. I would advise you to ask your dr also to make sure he wants you to. ...Read more
Ive been on celexa (citalopram) 20mg for only 8 days now ive decided i dont want to tske this medication anymore can i just stop taking it cold turkey?
Is it okay for me to take a medication for add along with my celexa (citalopram) that i take for anxiety?
Talk to your MD: This is done often with good success. But you should take your medications as directed by the prescribing physician. ...Read more
Is there any anti inflammatory medication that is safe to take with citalopram without causing any potential problems?
No: Ssri/snri (anti-depressants) and nsaids all interact with platelets. Aspirin also interacts with platelets and can increase risk of bleeding. Being that your are 25 and if otherwise healthy (normal platelets on a CBC - complete blood count). You should be able to take citalopram with minimal risk. If you have easy bruising, black stools other signs bleeding contact your doctor and stop ssri. ...Read more