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Citalopram vs Fluoxetine HCl

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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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...
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for me a couple of weeks ago and im now on fluoxetine...
" i was on citalopram 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... "

ive been getting gradually worse again I feel really dizzy...
" ...20mg fluoxetine afyer the citalopram seemed to stop working for me after a while and I had unbearable dizzyness and was like a ...ive taken my 4th fluoxetine ive been getting gradually worse again I... "

on fluoxetine and experienced no side effects. What you've...
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my depression. I switched to fluoxetine, but I may switch...
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on fluoxetine for a good few weeks now after citalopram...
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though I don't really feel it improves my mood or anxiety....
" I was on 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 diazepam which are... "

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

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

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