Celexa Side Effects

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  1. link Ka1234
    Celexa hot flashes, surges, hard time, anxiety, axiety attacks
    I just started taking Celexa (generic) a little less than a week ago. My life had slowed down and suddenly I was have huge amounts of anxiety. I remember having anxiety attacks as a child but I think I kept myself overly busy as an adult to deal with - 63% more...
    Ka1234- over a year ago - in Celexa
  2. link Ksueboohoo
    Celexa wks, last thursday, wk, pills, pg
    i took citalopram for approx. 8 mos, and about 3 wks ago i talked to my doc about getting weaned b/c i want to get pg. she told me to cut them in half and take a 1/2 every day for a week, and then the second week take 1/2 every other day. i finished - 69% more...
    Ksueboohoo- over a year ago - in Celexa
  3. link Brandont20
    i have a question?
    hi, is it ok to be taking celexa and sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim antibiotic together? i don't want any harmful things to happen with them being in my system together. they are both prescriptions but i just want to make sure my doctor didn't make an - 13% more...
    Brandont20- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Celexa
  4. link Brandont20
    so then, (johnglen) should i be alrite??? you said nasty side effects, like what for example? please keep in mind that i also have some paranoid/anxiety/panic problems so if what you say is really really bad try to be as nice as possible about, lol.. - 25% more...
    Brandont20- over a year ago
  5. link Ladydye4567
    I wanted to know if paraben causes cancer or is linked to cancer? Most beauty products has it .
    Ladydye4567- over a year ago
  6. link Ladydye4567
    I wanted to know if anything that has paraben in it causes or is linked to cancer?
    Ladydye4567- over a year ago
  7. link Johnglen
    i have hear any extra sulfer adds to the likely hood of side effects and from what i hear the side effects of that drug are pretty nasty.
    Johnglen- over a year ago
  8. link Johnglen
    prob not. any extra sulfer adds to likely hood of side effects which i hear are pretty nasty
    Johnglen- over a year ago
  9. link Ljdavies
    Celexa pregnancy category c, pregnant woman, citalopram, unborn child, celexa
    Has anyone gotten pregnant while taking Celexa? Will it affect the baby and will I have to stop using Celexa?
    Ljdavies- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Celexa
  10. link Williamsmummy
    I was put on it during my pregnancy and my little boy is perfect! I couldn't feed him myself once he was born but he certainly was fine despite me being on the drug 5 months whilst carrying him.
    Williamsmummy- over a year ago
  11. link Distracted
    Celexa (citalopram) is a pregnancy Category C medicine, meaning that it could potentially cause harm to your unborn child. Celexa may be given to a pregnant woman if the healthcare provider believes that the benefits to the pregnant woman outweigh an - 29% more...
    Distracted- over a year ago
  12. link Aquawave101
    weight gain
    why does cellexa make me gain so much weight?
    Aquawave101- over a year ago - in Celexa
  13. link Yotagurl84
    Celexa sexual side effects, cellexa, weight gain, tell you the truth, poeple
    I was just prescribed cellexa today for depression, so I came here to read some of the side affects that poeple on this medication have been expierincing, and to tell you the truth, all the stories that I have just read scared the crap out of me! Wei - 45% more...
    Yotagurl84- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Celexa
  14. link Aquawave101
    i gained 35 pounds taking that in a ten year period and now i am taking ic budeprion sr and i have lost ten pounds but its making me sick to my stomach
    Aquawave101- over a year ago
  15. link Ashleysmom06
    Celexa max dose, cymbalta, citalopram, indigestion, sex drive
    I have been on Celexa (citalopram) for about 13 months. I took it at night, starting with 10mg and over time worked up to 60mg which is the max. dose. My doctor switched me to Lexapro and then Cymbalta to see if they worked better, but eventually I e - 78% more...
    Ashleysmom06- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Celexa
  16. link Scarborofare10
    Just read your posting after experiencing the same myself. I have a 2 yr old as well. I have gained about 20 lbs and have had no sex drive for a year at least. I went off the celexa actually ran out of it and just decided to tempt fate and see how I - 53% more...
    Scarborofare10- over a year ago
  17. link Mninehouser
    Celexa nuerology, cold turkey, alternative solutions, citalopram, migraines
    so I had been taking Citalopram (Celexa) for about 4 and half weeks before my anxiety completely subsided; it obviously worked! hooray right? no. like clockwork, after the drug had made itself obvious in my bloodstream, I began getting migraines with - 84% more...
    Mninehouser- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Celexa
  18. link Distracted
    when i was getting off citalopram ( generic celexa) i was going from 10mg to 5 mg i started getting migraines with aura. I hadn't had a migraine in almost 8 years and i had never had one with aura before. I hadn't had any triggers so the migraine was - 35% more...
    Distracted- over a year ago
  19. link Distracted
    Celexa reality sets, effector, citalopram, fetus, anxiety
    I've been trying to cut down on my celexa ( although i take the generic citalopram 40 mg) I found that if i came off it too quickly without decreasing the dose in stages (i had tried cutting down to 20mg) my head would become extremely fuzzy, wheneve - 74% more...
    Distracted- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Celexa
  20. link Tinkswhan
    Does anyone taking this drug experience burning like sensation under the skin throughout areas of the body? Been on this med for abot1 1/2.
    Tinkswhan- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Celexa
  21. link Tinkswhan
    No I hadnt been on any other anti-depressant only citalopram. I was told sometimes when you are on meds and have that symptom of burning sensations that usually means its a reaction from the med.
    Tinkswhan- over a year ago
  22. link Cw1946
    Hi strange you mention this Yes i was on Paxil for number of years..no problem.Yet due to the fact i had gained weight and ofcourse Paxil caused it..I giving another anti-depressant instead..Bout i month later it began..I felt like i was on fire..wha - 69% more...
    Cw1946- over a year ago
  23. link Warner
    Celexa anxious thoughts, panic attack, night time, dizziness, celexa
    anxious thoughts and panic from side effects
    Warner- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Celexa
  24. link Elmo
    Took first dose of celexa 20mg before going to bed last night. Baaad mistake. Woke up at 03:00 in the morning with a panic attack, thought I would throw up. Thought night time would help subdue the side effects. Some dizziness noted. Shaky in am. som - 44% more...
    Elmo- over a year ago
  25. link Nicmeyer
    Celexa having an orgasm, old woman, hard time
    I am only taking 5mg of celexa and I have had a hard time having an orgasm. I am a 41 year old woman who didn't have any trouble with this before I started on the drug.
    Nicmeyer- over a year ago - in Celexa
  26. link Lesley37
    Celexa right arm, libido, dizziness, headaches, teeth
    Anyone coming off of Celexa feel free to email me. I have been off for 4 or 5 days now and I don't have enough time to write down what I am going thru. Bad dizziness/wavy when I turn my head.. clenching teeth..my right arm is aching.. no idea why or - 42% more...
    Lesley37- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Celexa
  27. link Ashleysmom06
    Oh my gosh Lesley love your puppy pic. Just one more note to add (to the other reply I just sent you). The libido has come back *a little bit*. Not like it was pre-Celexa by any stretch of the imagination. Won't go into details but even if I can be c - 50% more...
    Ashleysmom06- over a year ago
  28. link Unaware
    Celexa sexual side effects, sexual side, paperwork, half life, guess
    Does anyone know how long does the sexual side effects of Celexa wear off after I stop taking it.
    Unaware- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Celexa
  29. link Lesley37
    Tell me when you know.. I have been on it for 4 or 5 days now and I stayed home from work today because of how dizzy and moody and achy I am. I have many other side effects because of getting off of this. Let me know if you want to talk Lesley
    Lesley37- over a year ago
  30. link Vitalsixthsense
    I still take it and the sexual side effect get better the longer I take it. If you stop you should go back to normal depending on how long the drug stays in your system. I recall seeing the half-life in some of the paperwork. It may be around a month - 10% more...
    Vitalsixthsense- over a year ago
  31. link Sandjo31
    Celexa sexual side effects, sleep aid, bouts, depression, sleep
    I have been on celexa for 3 months now and I love it. i feel so much better and think so clearly. My family is happier and my bouts of depression are very rare. I have not gained any weight or have any sexual side effects. I am on 40 mg. I do however - 16% more...
    Sandjo31- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Celexa