Celexa medicine is composed of Citalopram. This medicine is used for the treatment of depression. The medication enhances the energy level and feelings of well-being. The component in the pill Citalopram is known as a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). The solution helps in restoring the balance of a certain natural substance (serotonin) present in the brain.
Manufacturer: Allergan, Inc.
What Does It Do?
The medicine Celexa is a solution that is a type of antidepressant. The medicine belongs to the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) group of medicines. The solution is prescribed for the treatment of depression, where it can help in making one feel better and shall also prevent new episodes of depression. This medication is also used for the treatment of panic disorder. Citalopram composed medicine can be consumed with or without food. The dose and how often one shall need it will be all decided by the doctor for you to get the right amount that helps in controlling your symptoms.
Citalopram composed in Celexa pill is known to be a part of the antidepressant drug class called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). This class of medicine is a group of solution that is known for working in a similar way. These medicines are usually used for the treatment of similar conditions. SSRIs are known for acting in the brain that further helps in enhancing the level of a substance known as serotonin. Having more serotonin present in the brain can eventually improve the symptoms of depression like condition.
This solution that belongs to the anti-depressant group of medication is available in two dosages as mentioned below:
• 10 mg: This dosage is to be consumed orally with or without food as directed by the doctor, usually safe for consuming once in a day in the morning or evening
• 40 mg: The solution is to be consumed once a day with or without food as advised by the doctor in the morning or evening, which is not against the prescription by the doctor
Side Effects and Reactions:
Some of the common side effects of the medicine Celexa include nausea, fatigue, vomiting, dry mouth, increased sweating, delayed ejaculation, insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), decreased sexual drive, and erectile dysfunction. However, some people might experience sleepiness after consumption of this medication. Inform the doctor straight away in case, you might develop any of the sudden worsening of mood or any thoughts about harming yourself.