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Citalopram vs Lamictal for Anxiety

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Lamictal
Other name: Celexa (Celexa)
Other name: Lamotrigine (Lamotrigine)
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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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Lamotrigine, marketed in the US as Lamictal by GlaxoSmithKline, is an anticonvulsant drug used in the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder. It is also used as an adjunct in treating depression, though this is considered off-label usage. Fo...
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About Citalopram
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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Lamotrigine, marketed in the US as Lamictal by GlaxoSmithKline, is an anticonvulsant drug used in the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder. It is also used as an adjunct in treating depression, though this is considered off-label usage. Fo...
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I LOVE LOVE LOVE Lamictal but I think I need to add...
" ...to me! It increased my anxiety and made me really depressed. So then I was diagnosed with depression and taken off Paxil and put on Citalopram. It was ok but started to make me more depressed so then... "

have epilepsy and take Lamictal and Keppra along with 40mg...
" ...also have epilepsy and take Lamictal and Keppra along with 40mg Citalopram, for OCD/anxiety/depression, and i haven't found any side effects regarding epilepsy. I've recently been... "

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rage when I was starting Lamictal, but I remember having...
" ...type), and I take Ritalin. You can see the laundry list of meds that I take in order to be able to function. Abilify and carbamazepine help me the most, and citalopram helps with anxiety but does... "

/ Lamotrogene for 6 years. I don't have any side effects...
" ...300mg. a day of Lamictol / Lamotrogene for 6 years. I don't have any side effects from it. I take ...mg. a day of Citalopram with it. It's a good combo for me. I'm pretty... "

personality markedly. The worst side effect I had was nausea...
" ...(Lexapro, Citalopram/Celexa, Wellbutrin, Trazodone, Lamictal/Lamitrogine) and none of them has altered my personality markedly. The worst side effect I had was nausea when I missed a dose of... "

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am bi-polar and take lamictal and seroquel also. i felt g...
" I know citalopram can help anxiety but can i cause depression? ...i am bi-polar and take lamictal and seroquel also. i ...doc put me on citalopram to help with the anxiety but i felt no relief, instead i... "

han most. Lamictal also helps prevent my depressions from ge...
" I take Citalopram off & on. It tends to rev me up at times & make me a bit agitated, anxious. It gives me mild dry mouth & such, some insomnia, ...in quicker than most. Lamictal also helps prevent my... "

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at! For now. I am on Lamictal and Prozac for BP2 and PMD...
" ...spot...hope it lasts After my anxiety about a new med, ...great! For now. I am on Lamictal and Prozac for BP2 ...when I wigged out on Citalopram and was having the violent thoughts out of nowhere. I... "

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nxiety is citalopram. It works better than a benzo, and my d...
" ...on two of them. I have heard that Neurontin is good for anxiety, but my ACs (Lamictal and Tegretol) just don't do anything for anxiety A beta blocker might be helpful for the physical symptoms... "

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5mg and no side effects from the lamicatal (well actually th...
" ...am currently 125mg and no side effects from the lamicatal (well actually the generic ...brand lamotrigine). I started getting twitches... mostly at night, but that was after I added in 10mg of... "

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