124 patient evaluations for Citalopram

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Nov 25, 2009 (Started Sep 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I stopped taking this medication due to me deciding to quit all meds for a few months. The side effects were none and it really did pretty well in raising my mood.

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 14, 2009 (Started Nov 14, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for anxiety attacks)
  • Side effects
    Mild (difficulty with orgasm)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: if dose is forgotten. Head buzzing and naseua is experienced.
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: difficulty with orgasm

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Oct 24, 2009 (Started Jan 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: FDA-approved, effective treatment for depression with few side effects has significantly improved my quality of life.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: weight gain

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Oct 6, 2009 (Started May 29, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I've found that Celexa is more of a mood stabilizer.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 28, 2009 (Started Jun 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: I take this at night about an hour before going to sleep as it does help me sleep.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 12, 2009 (Started Jun 12, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: get the generic version, it costs less..
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 9, 2009 (Started Feb 16, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: I've been on many different anti-depressants. Dry mouth is the worst side effect
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 14, 2009 (Started Mar 03, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 24, 2009 (Started Jun 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sleep problems)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 10 mg/5 mL Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: sleep problems

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 14, 2009 (Started May 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth, vomiting, i think it makes things worse sometimes)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 20 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: vomiting, dry mouth, i think it makes things worse sometimes

  • 0 helpful marks
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