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Citalopram
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Fluoxetine HCl
Other name: Celexa (Celexa)
Other name: Prozac (Prozac)
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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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Withdrawal
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Nausea
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Dizzy
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Drowsy
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Suicidal
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Addiction
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Numbness
3
Palpitations
2
Suicidal Thoughts
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Dry Mouth
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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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citalopram. I didn't like fluoxetine because it turned my...
" ...citalopram. I didn't like fluoxetine because it ...lost. i like citalopram because it worked!!! I didn't have too much trouble with side effects to be honest, a little breast discharge which was... "

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for me a couple of weeks ago and im now on fluoxetine...
" ...for years and it worked well,although i was sweaty,tired constantly and had no sex drive then it stopped working for me a couple of weeks ago and im now on ... "

ive been getting gradually worse again I feel really dizzy...
" ...afyer the citalopram seemed to stop working for me after a while and I had unbearable dizzyness and was ...my 4th fluoxetine ive been getting gradually worse again I feel really dizzy and tired... "

on fluoxetine and experienced no side effects. What you've...
" I was on citalopram after being on fluoxetine and experienced no side effects. What you've described though ...within a couple of weeks. Citalopram has helped me although it seems to... "

my depression. I switched to fluoxetine, but I may switch...
" I took citalopram for a while. It helped my anxiety but it didn't help my depression. I switched to fluoxetine, but I may switch to... "

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though I don't really feel it improves my mood or anxiety....
" ...40mg citalopram but that funnily enough made me suicidal so I got changed to 40mg fluoxetine though I don't really feel it improves my mood or anxiety. 2mg ...I'm also on microgyn... "

fluoxetine. Different meds work for different people,...
" ...new meds. I was first put on fluoxetine and they ...in hospital) and she immediately swapped me to citalopram which I've had ...citalopram and loved fluoxetine. Different meds work for diff... "

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me Fluoxetine 20mg hoping it will resolve the side effect...
" ...have been on citalopram 20mg for about 18 months. It was working well, but in ...to change my medication. She prescribed me Fluoxetine 20mg hoping it will resolve the side effect and improve my ... "

fluoxetine and they didn't get any side-effects (won't...
" ...nothing unpleasant 2) Citalopram helped me massively - antidepressants ...my mum and my sister tried citalopram straight after fluoxetine and they didn't get any side-effects (won't necessarily... "

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switch me to Fluoxetine & failed. My constant anxiety came...
" ...7 years. Dr. tried to switch me to Fluoxetine & failed. My constant anxiety came back! He tried to put me back on the Citalopram & it didn't work. I've been ...has anyone switched from Citalopra... "

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