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Citalopram Hydrobromide

Citalopram is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Citalopram is used to treat depression. Citalopram may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
SSRI antidepressants


Frequently Asked Questions

You should not use citalopram if you also take pimozide, or if you are being treated with methylene blue injection.

Do not use this medicine if you have used an MAO inhibitor in the past 14 days, such as isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, or tranylcypromine.

Some young people have thoughts about suicide when first taking an antidepressant. Stay alert to changes in your mood or symptoms. Report any new or worsening symptoms to your doctor.

Citalopram is not approved for use in children.

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Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Citalopram Hydrobromide solution 10 mg/5 mL
tablet 10 mg20 mg40 mg

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