Celexa vs Lamictal for Bipolar Disorder

Celexa
Lamictal
Other name: Citalopram Citalopram
Other name: Lamotrigine Lamotrigine
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Bipolar Disorder
2.4
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Bipolar Disorder
4.1
Concern level
2.0
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Anxiety
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Panic Attacks*
Bipolar Disorder*
OCD*
Panic*
GAD*
Social Anxiety*
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Depression
Bipolar Disorder
Seizures
Epilepsy
Headaches*
Migraines*
OCD*
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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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Top Concerns
Cel
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Nausea
5
Dizziness
4
Sexual Dysfunction
3
Addiction
3
Drowsiness
2
Numbness
2
Suicidal behavior
2
Decreased Libido
2
Seizures
1
Top Concerns
Lam
Rash
10
Weight Gain
9
Insomnia
6
Withdrawal Symptoms
4
Irritability
4
Psychosis
3
Weight Loss
3
Dizziness
2
Nausea
2
Allergy
2
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Withdrawal Symptoms
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Lam
10
4
Nausea
Cel
Lam
5
2
Dizziness
Cel
Lam
4
2
Sexual Dysfunction
Cel
Lam
3
0
Addiction
Cel
Lam
3
0
Drowsiness
Cel
Lam
2
0
Numbness
Cel
Lam
2
0
Suicidal behavior
Cel
Lam
2
0
Decreased Libido
Cel
Lam
2
0
Seizures
Cel
Lam
1
0
Rash
Lam
Cel
10
0
Weight Gain
Lam
Cel
9
0
Insomnia
Lam
Cel
6
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Lam
Cel
4
10
Irritability
Lam
Cel
4
0
Psychosis
Lam
Cel
3
0
Weight Loss
Lam
Cel
3
0
Dizziness
Lam
Cel
2
4
Nausea
Lam
Cel
2
5
Allergy
Lam
Cel
2
0
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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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Celexa
About Lamictal
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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Lamictal
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