Citalopram

mcewthom's Citalopram History (Stopped)
20 mg Daily Jan 01 - Sep 01, 2009
40 mg Daily Sep 01, 2009 - Mar 01, 2010
Stopped Personal research Mar 1, 2010

mcewthom's Citalopram is for…

  • Depressed mood
  • Anxious mood

mcewthom's side effects of Citalopram…

  • Sweating increased Nov 9, 2009
  • Jaw clenching Nov 9, 2009
  • Sex drive (libido) decreased Nov 9, 2009
  • Neck movement dizziness (Cervicogenic dizziness) Mar 1, 2010
  • Dizziness Nov 9, 2009
  • Fatigue Nov 9, 2009

Evaluations


Mar 1, 2010

Dosage
40 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Anxious mood)
  • Side Effects
    Mild (Sweating increased, Jaw clenching, Sex drive (libido) decreased, Neck movement dizziness (Cervicogenic dizziness), Dizziness, Fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
I've come off these quite quickly , i feel slightly better now am off them , although they did help at the beginning
Cost
< $25 monthly

Nov 9, 2009

Dosage
40 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Anxious mood)
  • Side Effects
    Mild (Sweating increased, Jaw clenching, Sex drive (libido) decreased, Dizziness, Fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
Keeps me leveled out , if i suddenly come off these tho i get dizzy afeter 3-4 days.
Cost
< $25 monthly

About Citalopram (Prescription Drug)

Citalopram hydrobromide (HBr) is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Citalopram affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause depression. It is used in the treatment of depression.

Learn more about Citalopram in our Citalopram Community Report.