citalopram


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citalopram

 [si-tal´o-pram]
an antidepressant used in the treatment of depressive disorders, administered orally as citalopram hydrobromide.

citalopram

(sī-tăl′ō-prăm′)
n.
A drug of the SSRI class, C20H21FN2O, used in its hydrobromide form to treat depression.

citalopram

Celexa® Neurology A serotonin reuptake inhibitor for managing major depression Adverse events Nausea, insomnia, ejaculation disorder, diaphoresis, fatigue Contraindications MAOI therapy
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The results demonstrated that citalopram magnified the influence of living conditions on mood in dose-dependent fashion.
Citalopram belongs to the widely used class of antidepressant drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and is sold under the commercial name Celexa [5].
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In this study, we tested the effects of citalopram on behavioral performance and synaptic plasticity in female 3xTgAD mice, a model of AD.
In descending order, the remaining odds ratios were 2.0 for citalopram, 1.5 for tricyclic antidepressants, 1.4 for sertraline, and 1.3 for escitalopram, but only the odds ratio for citalopram reached statistical significance (95% Cl, 1.3-2.9; P = .001).
An updated national guideline recommends specific psychological therapy for adolescents with mild depression and combined psychotherapy and fluoxetine for moderate or severe depression, with sertraline or citalopram as second-line agents (SOR: A, RCTs).
Research into 23 people, and transgenic mice, found citalopram hampered a protein which helps to build destructive plaques in the brains of Alzheimer's patients, BBC health reported on Friday.
[4] We present the case of a young female who experienced panic attacks 10 years after heart transplantation that were successfully treated with low-dose citalopram.
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TEHRAN (FNA)- Healthy people given the serotonin-enhancing antidepressant citalopram were willing to pay almost twice as much to prevent harm to themselves or others than those given placebo drugs in a moral decision-making experiment.
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