I take 3 , 150 MG of Busbar a day, .88 synthroid and 1 . 20 mg Prilosec I have a bad cough and I usually take an anxiety med to get rid of the cough and it works I have citalopram in my cabinet and wondered if I could take it
I would not, at least without your doctor's supervision. Combining Prilosec with the Citalopram may increase the blood levels of Citalopram and increase the risk of certain side effects, including an irregular heart rhythm that may be serious or life-threatening. Since Prilosec may increase your levels of Citalopram, and since you are taking BuSpar you may increase your risk of a rare but serious condition called the serotonin syndrome, which may include symptoms such as confusion, hallucination, seizure, extreme changes in blood pressure, increased heart rate, fever, excessive sweating, shivering or shaking, blurred vision, muscle spasm or stiffness, tremor, incoordination, stomach cramp, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. Severe cases may result in coma and even death. Hope this helps.
Without seeking medical attention, i would strongly advise against it. Even if you spoke to your doctor, i think they may be pretty wary about this combination. Check out the link below...
- BuSpar Drug Information
- Prilosec Drug Information
- Synthroid Drug Information
- Citalopram Drug Information
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