Log in to your
account.
Quick sign up
It only takes a millisecond.
Terms and Conditions
Forgot your password?
No problem, we can help.
Enter your email address below, and you'll receive and email containing a link to reset your password.
Password reset
A confirmation email with a link to reset your password has been sent to at your request.
Please check your email and click on the link.
We do our best, but if you don't hear from us in a minute or two, please check your spam email folder.
For further assistance please contact us at support@treato.com.
Treato My Voice
Share your thoughts, experiences and ideas which could help others.
Please, no commercial content and no spam.
Make sure you enter your email address correctly so we can let you know when it goes live after a short moderation process.
The name that will be displayed with your story
Your email address will not be displayed on Treato, and will never be shared.
 
 
Thank you for sharing
Our editorial team will review this shortly and we will inform you once it goes live.
Treato My Voice
Thank you for sharing!
Your post was added to treato.com.
You’re one step away from being a registered user on Treato.
Just choose a password, and you’re done!
Treato My Voice
NOTE: All My Voice posts are carefully monitored by the Treato tream.
Your privacy is important. Treato will never sell or give your email address to a third party.
How to use bookmarks
Bookmarks allow you to easily access Treato pages that interest you through the My Treato
panel on the right
help-img
Successfully bookmarked the
page!
Bookmarks allow you to easily access Treato pages that interest you
through the My Treato panel on the right
help-img
To save and access your bookmarks from any browser, you need to be
logged in or create an account in 5 seconds.
Successfully bookmarked the
page!
You now have bookmarks. In order not to lose them, we recommend that you sign up or log in.
Security check
Let us know that you are a human.
Type the characters you see in the picture below
Submit

Celexa vs. Valium for Anxiety

Change usage

Celexa

Rx
/ 122,779 posts
Other Names: Citalopram   Cipramil   Seropram   Selexa

Valium

Rx
/ 329,563 posts
Other Names: Diazepam   Mogadon   Valrelease   Diastat   Antenex
Rating:
Based on 122,779 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 329,563 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Citalopram ( trade names: Celexa, Cipramil) is an antidepressant Medication of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It has U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to treat Major depressive disorder, and is prescr... Read more on Wikipedia
Diazepam , first marketed as Valium by Hoffmann-La Roche is a benzodiazepine drug. Diazepam is also marketed in Australia as Antenex. It is commonly used for treating anxiety, insomnia, seizures including status epilepticus, muscle spasms (such as... Read more on Wikipedia
Concern level
Top 3 Concerns
Withdrawal
Did you have
this too?
Nausea
Dizzy
Concern level
Top 3 Concerns
Weakness
Did you have
this too?
Weight Loss
Weight Gain
See all concerns, alternative treatments and more
See all concerns, alternative treatments and more
Treato Video
Follow us
share this page
Help people by sharing experiences you've had with Celexa or Valium - your story could impact others.
Treato My Voice
By irishscottish
February 14, 2014
irishscottish wrote
celexa
Comment on this post
By jeff
November 14, 2013
jeff wrote
celexa withdrawel and toothaches
Comment on this post

What patients are saying about Celexa vs. Valium

1,451 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
WDs. I just emailed w/ her, and i will go to 40mgs celexa...
...it's tough. I'm going down 1mg valium per week (down to 6 right now). This was after 3 failed attempts of quick WDs. I just emailed w/ her, and i will go to 40mgs celexa, and will try...
take 10-15 mg of Valium a day as a muscle relaxer. ...
...currently take 10-15 mg of Valium a day as a ...new doc yanked me off the Valium and put me on Celexa and Elavil.  WTF???  Talk about weight gain...I could NOT control my sugar cravings and was ...
for the change from Valium to Xanax XR? A doctor who...
...two changes: 50% increase in Celexa change to Xanax it's impossible to know ...It could be the Celexa increase, the benzo change, ...the reason for the change from Valium to Xanax XR? A do...
me over to taking Celexa coupled with a low dose of Valium...
...bipolar disorder. Not only that, but I also have horrible anxiety and I suffer from sexual trauma based PTSD. I started out ...to taking Celexa coupled with a low dose of Valium. Now, I still ha...
before starting my Valium withdrawal. Celexa withdrawal...
Celexa (a typical ssri)  made me depressed. Go figure - depressed by an antidepressant - ...from Celexa before starting my Valium withdrawal. Celexa withdrawal was worse for me than Valium...
a year on celexa he changed me to effexor and within a week...
Effexor Mother and wife, celexa, valium I just visited my doctor today, after about a year on celexa he changed me to effexor and within a week I will be up ...very closely, I also take Valium and...
Valium I am on 40-60mg of Valium a day, this is to ward off...
Valium I am on 40-60mg of Valium a day, this is to ...it makes me depressed, I'm on Celexa 20mg, but it doesn't help ...me a new Antidepressant, before Valium, I was on Klonopin, roughly...
I just emailed w/ her, and i will go to 40mgs celexa...
...it's tough. I'm going down 1mg valium per week (down to 6 right now). This was after 3 failed attempts of quick WDs. I just emailed w/ her, and i will go to 40mgs celexa, and will try...
about change from celexa to remeron.  However, last night,...
Yes, my doc won't prescribe valium.  Already asked.  I will talk about change from celexa to remeron.  However, last night, I took the 2nd riba dose at 3pm instead of 6 or 7pm as usual.  i waited...
an SSRI (Zoloft, Celexa) to the Welbutrin You could also...
...adding an SSRI (Zoloft, Celexa) to the Welbutrin You could also ...benzodiazepine tranquiliser (Such as Valium or Klonopin) for...
feedback