Is there a recall on Celexa?
The recall includes citalopram 10-milligram tablets in a 100-count bottle and finasteride 5-milligram tablets in a 90-count bottle. Both of the recalled medicines carry the lot number FI0510058-A on the label. Citalopram is an antidepressant.
Are there any side effects to stopping Celexa?
Stopping Celexa suddenly can cause withdrawal effects. If you are currently taking a Celexa dose greater than 40 mg per day, talk to your healthcare professional. Seek immediate care if you experience an irregular heartbeat, shortness of breath, dizziness, or fainting while taking Celexa.
How long has Celexa worked for anxiety and depression?
For Anxiety and Stress “Celexa worked well for me for about 1.5 years. I think it helped anxiety over depression. However, these past few months, the anxiety has been creeping back and the depression is in full force. I did adjust well when first taking it, even when I bumped up to 20 mg.
Why was I switched from Celexa to Effexor?
Also what I am ruminating about is that when I was 18 I was put on Celexa and Wellbutrin but I ended up being switched to Effexor because I didn’t seem to be getting much from the Celexa but from what I recall, I really didn’t try the Celexa for that long. The Effexor helped but I experienced horrible brain zaps/electrical shocks in my brain.
What do you need to know about the drug Celexa?
1. How it works Celexa is a brand (trade) name for citalopram. Citalopram is a medicine that may be used in the treatment of depression and other mood disorders.
How long has Celexa been in my system?
I have been taking Celexa for about 5 years. Began with 20mg and eventually upped the dose to 40mg. I have recently noticed that it has basically stopped working for me so I went to my doctor and she suggested that I switch to Pristiq.
Are there any side effects to taking Celexa?
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is clarifying dosing and warning recommendations for the drug Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide). There is the possibility that high doses of the antidepressant can cause dangerous abnormalities in the electrical activity of the heart.
What is the rating of Celexa on Drugs.com?
Celexa has an average rating of 7.3 out of 10 from a total of 783 ratings on Drugs.com. 65% of those users who reviewed Celexa reported a positive effect, while 16% reported a negative effect. Reviews may be moderated or edited before publication to correct grammar and spelling or to remove inappropriate language and content.
When did I start taking Celexa for depression?
As reviews and ratings are subjective and self-reported, this information should not be used as the basis for any statistical analysis or scientific studies. For Depression “I started on 10 mg of Celexa in 2016, after 7 years of depression and suicidal ideation. Once the drug began to take effect I had 3-4 months of feeling neurotypical.