Citalopram clearance is significantly affected by reduced hepatic function, but only slightly by reduced renal function.
The citalopram dose should be limited in certain populations.
People with slow heart rate, recent heart attack, or severe heart failure should also not take citalopram.
MedDRA and ICD10 ids are provided for adverse effect conditions and symptoms. Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including shaking tremor , decreased interest in sex, changes in sexual ability, easy bruising bleeding. Preliminary trials suggest that its short term therapeutic efficacy is significantly greater than that of placebo and mianserin, and comparable to that of amitriptyline, maprotiline and imipramine.
In one specific case, the infant was reported to recover completely after the discontinuation of citalopram. A governmentally-recognized ID which uniquely identifies the product within its regulatory market.
Patients should be educated not to combine the drug with alcohol, sedatives and other antidepressants. Antidepressants increased the risk of suicidal thinking compared to placebo in children, adolescents, and young adults. Read the Medication Guide and, if available, the Patient Information Leaflet provided by your pharmacist before you start taking citalopram and each time you get a refill.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Patient Name and Address_______________________________ ______________________________ Telephone _______________________ have fully explained to the patient, __________________, the nature and purpose of the treatment described above and the risks to female patients of childbearing potential.
SMX is contraindicated in patients who have had an allergic reaction to either drug.
There is a risk of onset of withdrawal syndrome.
The potential increased risk should be considered in the context of the benefits of treating depression in pregnancy.
SSRIs bind with significantly less affinity to histamine, acetylcholine, and norepinephrine receptors than tricyclic antidepressant drugs. SSRI antidepressants, especially in elderly patients increased tendency to develop bruises unusual bleeding, including bleeding from stomach or bowel passing more urine than normal or problems when urinating tingling or numbness of the hands or feet nervousness, confusion, problems with concentration, loss of memory agitation, anxiety, worsening of depression.
Do not use element if you have used an MAO inhibitor in the past 14 days, such as isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, or tranylcypromine.