What are the side effects of citalopram?

Maybe none. Most tolerate it well. Most common are nausea, sedation, insomnia, sweating, tremor, diarrhea, or increased anxiety which are usually transient if they occur. Sexual side effects may be persistent, but are less common than with other ssri. Discuss any symptoms you think may be related with your prescribing doc.

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What are the side effects of citalopram medication?

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...

What are the side effects of citalopram/celapram?

Citalopram(Celexa) Celexa (citalopram) side effects include restlessness, nausea, stomach upset, headaches, sweating, stiff muscles, shakes, dizziness, drowsiness, insomnia, cold/flu symptoms, decrease sex drive. Call your doctor if you have high fever, chest pains, seizures, rash, swollen face, suicidality. Read more...

What are the side effects of citalopram and antipsychotic medication?

Each meds has SE. Each group has benefits and se as a group and then as individual . Celexa is an ssri which is the cleanest one generic of lexopro paid be medicaid and medicare the only big is a group se is sexual se with all ssri like Prozac zoloft Paxil (paroxetine) lexopro and done wt gain . Antipsychotics are called atypicals are new mood stabilizers and antidepressants have various depend on which on newer one are great. Read more...
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 more...

What are the side effects on citalopram?

Citalopram(Celexa) Celexa (citalopram) side effects include restlessness, nausea, stomach upset, headaches, sweating, stiff muscles, shakes, dizziness, drowsiness, insomnia, cold/flu symptoms, decrease sex drive. Call your doctor if you have high fever, chest pains, seizures, rash, swollen face, suicidality. Read more...

What are the side effects of taking clonazepam, citalopram and cyclobenzaprine. They make feel me feel better just very sleepy!?

Previously answered. Several of us have previously answered very similar questions for you: the primary concern here is sedation if taking cyclobenzaprine with these others. Is feeling sleepy satisfactory to you? Are you able to work and engage in your life despite this? Please discuss this with your own doctor who will follow you over time. You said elsewhere that an er doc originally prescribed these meds. Read more...

What are some possible side effects from taking citalopram and propranolol?

Celexa (citalopram) Celexa with Inderal (propranolol) at therapeutic doses should not cause bad interaction. Celexa helps with depression & Inderal (propranolol) is a BP medicine that helps with tremors & anxiety. Read more...