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Celexa vs Effexor XR for Depression

Celexa
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Effexor XR
Other name: Citalopram Citalopram
Other name: Effexor Effexor
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.0
Concern level
3.3
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.5
Concern level
3.4
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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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Venlafaxine (brand name: Effexor or Efexor) is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) class. First introduced by Wyeth in 1993, now marketed by Pfizer, it is licensed for the treatment of major depressive ...
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About Celexa
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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Venlafaxine (brand name: Effexor or Efexor) is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) class. First introduced by Wyeth in 1993, now marketed by Pfizer, it is licensed for the treatment of major depressive ...
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we found that Effexor XR did well for both my depression...
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" Celexa was horrible for me. It actually increased my anxiety a lot, but meds work differently for different people. ...wonderful In the end, we found that Effexor XR did well for both my depression... "

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I am on Effexor XR now and has helped some. Good...
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" ...little guys won't! LOL! Depression is frustrating. I tried Prozac and that made me jittery. Celexa gave me some GI problems but helped other wise. I am on Effexor... "

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taking Effexor XR for about 13 weeks now. It works after a...
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" I have been taking Effexor XR for about 13 weeks now. It works after a month or ...effects than Paxil and Celexa, and it seems to be activating at doses of 150 mg and up (I've tried up to 225 mg). It... "

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my family doc put me on effexor xr. It's been almost 3...
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" After trying other meds (wellbutrin, zoloft,celexa) without measurable success, my family doc put me on effexor xr. It's been almost 3 years. My depression and anxiety have actually increased... "

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things. I have been on Effexor XR for 2 weeks, not long...
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" Hi. I just got off celexa because of hallucinations & panic attack & ...awful things. I have been on Effexor XR for 2 weeks, not ...noticed any change in my depression or weight, but I... "

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i took it at 112.5mg but even on thise dose it isn't working...
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" effexor xr 150mg. it used to work last time i took it at 112.5mg but even on thise dose it isn't working right. i've tried zoloft had horrible nausea and headaches, had the same with celexa, and... "

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lly helped me with depression and OCD. Serozone helps me wi...
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" ... Celexa has helped me but everyone is different That I know but as there is so much discussion here of what is not working for folks it would be nice to have a thread on what DOES... "

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savers for me. I've tried Celexa, Prozac and Luvox with...
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" Effexor XR (225 mg) and Zoloft (150 mg) have been life savers for me. I've tried Celexa, Prozac and Luvox with no success in the past. Zoloft helped reduce my depression and Effexor completely got... "

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I have been on 150 of effexor xr for over two years. My doc...
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" I have been on 150 of effexor xr for over two years. My doc switched me to celexa. I cold turkeyed the eff a week ago and replaced with the 20mg of celexa. The only thing I noticed is I am less... "

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r made me more depressed and I ended up attempting suicide....
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" ...made me completely manic/psychotic. Effexor xr made me more depressed and I ended up attempting suicide. Lexapro made me have a mixed episode and attempt suicide once again. Celexa made me manic,... "

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