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Can citalopram cause drowsiness?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Celexa (citalopram)

Not common but dose dependent.

In brief: Celexa (citalopram)

Not common but dose dependent.
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Dr. John Moranville
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: At bedtime

It usually helps if you take it late in the evening or at bedtime.

In brief: At bedtime

It usually helps if you take it late in the evening or at bedtime.
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Citalopram can cause drowsiness and sedation in >10% of patients.

In brief: Yes

Citalopram can cause drowsiness and sedation in >10% of patients.
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