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Citalopram no good for autism by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Mon 08 Jun 2009 7:00pm An interesting study for me personally as it involves a crazymed I’m familiar with – Citalopram (the generic name) brand name Celexa in the US and Cipramil over here in Blighty. Citalopram is an anti-depressant of the class SSRI which means ‘selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors’. In plain english an SSRI based crazymed stops serotonin being ... Read on »
Another look at the citalopram trial by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Mon 15 Jun 2009 5:08pm A recent study shows that Citalopram doesn’t control repetitive behaviors in people with Autism Spectrum Disorders. The failure of a drug trial usually leads to harsh criticism of the medical establishment from the biomedical community, but I haven’t seen much so far. Instead, Kev has already discussed this and made his opinion crystal clear. ... Read on »
How well can Citalopram treat GAD? by David M. Patient Expert Posted Wed 12 May 2010 7:03am I Have been having GAD for like 3 months and a doctor prescribed to me Citalopram. I have been taking 20mgs of it per day for almost 5 weeks now, and I am still having anxiety symptoms like having trouble breathing, staying focused, and concentrating. Will these symptoms go away if i continue taking these meds? I have been having trouble beat ... Read on »
Women respond better to popular SSRI antidepressant citalopram by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 16 Sep 2008 7:25am Women are 33 percent more likely than men to experience full remission with citalopram ( Celexa ). - Women with depression may be much more likely than men to get relief from a commonly used, inexpensive SSRI antidepressant medication - citalopram - a new national study finds. But many members of both sexes may find that it helps e ... Read on »
Citalopram’s non-effects by JohnL Doctor of Philosophy Posted Sat 01 Aug 2009 12:00am Citalopram, one of the class of drugs known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) which are usually used to address depression, did not yield beneficial results in a recent study of whether the use of the drug with children and youth with Autism reduced repetitive behaviors. The study, reported by Bryan King and colleagues, in ... Read on »
Greenstone Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall Of Citalopram And Finasteride Due to Possible Mislabeling by FDA Posted Sun 27 Mar 2011 3:19pm FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested parties. FDA does not endorse either the product or the company. Contact: Pfizer Inc. 1-800-438-1985 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - March 26, 2011 - Greenstone LLC annou ... Read on »
Citalopram And Finasteride by Greenstone: Recall - Possible Mislabeling by FDA Posted Mon 28 Mar 2011 9:15am [Posted 03/28/2011] AUDIENCE: Risk Manager, Pharmacy, Family Practice ISSUE: Greenstone LLC announced a recall of medicines with lot number FI0510058-A on the label. Bottles labeled as Citalopram (used to treat depression) may contain Finasteride (used for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia). Wom ... Read on »
My First Drug: Citalopram (Celexa) by sign543 Posted Thu 05 May 2011 11:46am Well, ladies and gents, I am embarking on my first test of pharmacological aids for stuttering. On my latest visit to my neurologist for my Essential Tremor, I asked her about stuttering medications, specifically Paglacone (she'd never heard of it...still not available, no big surprise). She asked if I was interested in traditional speech t ... Read on »
FDA Drug Safety Communication: Abnormal heart rhythms associated with high doses of Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) by FDA Posted Thu 25 Aug 2011 3:51pm Additional Information for Patients Additional Information for Healthcare Professionals Data Summary  Safety Announcement [8-24-2011] The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is informing healthcare professionals and patients that the antidepressant Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide; also marketed a ... Read on »
Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide): Drug Safety Communication - Abnormal Heart Rhythms Associated With High Doses by FDA Posted Wed 24 Aug 2011 9:46am [Posted 08/24/2011] AUDIENCE: Psychiatry, Cardiology ISSUE: FDA notified healthcare professionals and patients that the antidepressant Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) should no longer be used at doses greater than 40 mg per day because it can cause abnormal changes in the electrical activity of the heart. Changes i ... Read on »