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Has anyone noticed weight gain with Celexa?

Posted 30 Sep 2009 79 answers

I had been on Wellbutrin but had to stop due to increased agitation and rage issues. I am now on Celexa and have noticed weight gain. I also wake up with puffiness around the eyes. Has anyone experienced this? Will it go away?? The Celexa is supposed to treat depression, but if I keep gaining... read more

False positive thc urine screening drug test?

Posted 24 Dec 2011 2 answers

my test came out positive and with high respones like I was smoking and since 02/12/10 i have not smoked I take med's adderall 20mg 2x a day, wellbutrin 150mg SR 2x a day, celexa 20mg once a day and vitamin d 50000unt cap teva once a month what could be doing this to make my urine come out... read more

When is the best time to take Celexa?

Posted 23 May 2011 9 answers

I've been taking it for a week now. I work 7am to 5pm. I started taking it at night (9pm) and noticed I was becoming very tired by noon, but sleeping at night better then ever. I don't even wake during the night which is great. Can anyone tell me what times they take it and why. Is the... read more

Has anyone on Celexa experienced major drowsiness and trouble waking up(long periods of sleep)?

Posted 24 Oct 2011 14 answers

I have been taking Celexa for a few months now, and I know a side effect is drowsiness, but I find myself falling asleep and sleeping for a longer period and have difficulty waking/being woken up.

Celexa to Zoloft, better or worse?

Posted 5 Jun 2013 14 answers

I was recently removed from taking Amitriptiline and Mirtazapine completely. My psych felt those, along with Celexa and Buspar, was a toxic antidepressant combination for me. Now she has switched me to Zoloft 50mg along with Abilify 2.5mg. Ive been having really strange feelings like being high,... read more

Celexa and wellbutrin together?

Posted 24 Oct 2012 5 answers

Hello, I have been on the generic celexa 20mg for a year and couldnt lose weight. I started on 150mg of Wellbutrin for 10 days while weaning off Celexa. Im done celexa and went to 300 mg wellbutrin. I have had 2 panic attacks and feel antsy and nervous and angry. Can I get back on the celexa10mg... read more

Anxiety meds that do not cause weight gain or increased appetite?

Posted 6 Mar 2013 6 answers

I am looking for a drug that fits the description above. I have tried Prozac, celexa and abilify.

Is it best to take celexa in the morning or at night before bed?

Posted 19 Jul 2010 3 answers

My doctor put me on 20 mg citalopram for depression/anxiety. I am a 59 year old male and have always tried to deal with life by being strong. I did not realize that i needed some help. Anyway, i have noticed that a lot of people have a good response with this and i am going to give it a try. Some... read more

Antidepressant and migraine medication?

Posted 24 Jan 2010 40 answers

I take an antidepressant daily (celexa). I also suffer from migraine headaches. (at least one per week.) I know they are migraines because of the visual disturbances. I used to take imitrex. However it has a drug interaction with ssri meds. Is there a different migraine med I can try?

I have very bad insomnia, ambien doesnt work, can anyone help me?

Posted 12 Feb 2010 18 answers

My doctor recentally perscribed me to 10mg ambien to go with my .5mg klonopins and 20mg celexa. Originally he said the klonopins would knock me out. They dont. Called him, he called the pharm and gave me 10mg ambien, doesnt work either. I took tylenol pm and benedryl for a long time up to 5 tablets... read more

What is the proper starting dosage for Celexa?

Posted 28 May 2011 6 answers

I was just prescribed Celexa for generalized/social anxiety and panic attacks. I was given a 20mg dosage and simply told to take one a day at the same time. But after reading about the drug, a lot of info says it's best to start with a lower dose and gradually up it. I trust my doctor,... read more

New to Celexa - anyone experience weight loss and a "foggy" feeling?

Posted 8 Dec 2010 11 answers

I've been taking Celexa for 5 weeks now for anxiety and OCD and I have a couple of questions: 1. Has anyone experienced weight loss while taking it? It seems as though my appetite has changed. 2. It seems like it's helping with anxiety, but some days I feel "foggy"... like my... read more

Celexa - I can't sleep due to constant trips to the bathroom to pee?

Posted 14 May 2012 17 answers

I'm new to this med & recently increased from 10mg to 20 mg (at night) I can't get a good night's sleep. I fall asleep OK, but I wake up VERY early. I take a trip to the bathroom to urinate, & after that I CAN NOT fall back asleep. Mainly, because I can't shake the... read more

Does Elavil really help with panic attacks?

Posted 13 Aug 2010 26 answers

I have been having anxiety and panic attacks for almost a year now and Im ready to just give up on help. I have been on 7 different antidepressants. Prozac, Effexor, Effexor XR, Celexa, Buspar, etc. NONE of those have helped me. One made me suicidal, one made me so physically sick I was... read more

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