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Citalopram vs Escitalopram

Citalopram
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Escitalopram
Other name: Celexa (Celexa)
Other name: Lexapro (Lexapro)
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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...
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Escitalopram (trade names Anxiset E(India) Lexapro, Cipralex, Seroplex, Lexamil, Lexam) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is approved by the Food and Drug Administratio...
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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...
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Escitalopram (trade names Anxiset E(India) Lexapro, Cipralex, Seroplex, Lexamil, Lexam) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is approved by the Food and Drug Administratio...
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he Escitalopram, works a treat for me, no side effects at a...
" ...Citalopram previous to Escitalopram, had terrible side effects from Citalopram, racing heart, diarrehea, headaches, ...that recommened trying the Escitalopram, works a... "

r struggling on Citalopram - yes the side effects are...
" ...are just something else to worry about lol Im on week 2 of Escitalopram after struggling on Citalopram - yes the side effects are milder but the end of the day... "

me round!! Switched to Escitalopram and that doesn't see...
" I too was on Citalopram for 11 years and thinking I was better, came off!! I only ...put myself back on Citalopram and it hasn't worked for me second time round!! Switched to Escitalopram and that... "

ecause I found the latter made me gain weight. Why...
" Difference between Escitalopram and Citalopram? I just switched to Citalopram from Escitalopram because I found the latter made... "

lling me it's more for anxiety which is my problem ....
" Citalopram vs escitalopram Anybody ??? My anxiety after 2 weeks of been on Citalopram got worst, Today my new doctor change to Escitalopram telling me it's more for anxiety... "

40mg citalopram to 20mg escitalopram thus bringing back...
" ...anybody tell me if there is a difference between citalopram and escitalopram as my doctor has reduced my dose from 40mg citalopram to 20mg escitalopram thus bringing back a lot of symptoms that i... "

if you are allergic to escitalopram, you'll be allergic to...
" ...do okay on the Celexa. Your allergic reaction may have been ...inactive ingredient rather than the escitalopram itself. However, if you are allergic to escitalopram, you'll be... "

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" Hi Hun I had the same problem with citalopram but switched to escitalopram which is a newer version with less side effects. Doctors are reluctant to prescribe as v expensive. If you have no... "

and Escitalopram without much success. Therapy wise,...
" ...for the responses guys. Medication wise, I've tried Citalopram, Sertraline and Escitalopram without much success. Therapy wise, I've just started out with a therapist but in the past, tried self help... "

and he switched me to Escitalopram. In retrospect I...
" ...that I was still getting the side effects of Daytime sleepiness & Anxiety from taking the Citalopram and he switched me to Escitalopram. In retrospect I was more ...with the side effects of Citalopram... "

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