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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Citalopram Oral.

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Condition: Depression
4/9/2008 4:55:22 PM

Reviewer: HappyTennessean, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Took 20mg for 3 months. I am taking 40mg for almost 2 years now. At first the side effects were horrible. Then I got a new doctor and she told me to take it in the morning instead of in the evening. I love it now. Everything is perfect.

Condition: Depression
4/9/2008 10:39:51 AM

Reviewer: KSUE61065@AOL,COM, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I'M NOT SURE IF IT HELPS ME THE WAY MY DOCTOR HOPED THAT IT WOULD, I STILL HAVE DAYS WHEN I FIND IT HARD TO GET THROUGH THE DAY.

Condition: Depression
4/5/2008 7:58:33 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My husband has been on Citalopram for 2 years in varying dosages along with other anti-depressants. He got up to 60mg and it seemed to help. No real side effects except he needs to take it in the morning. Doctor is now decreasing dosage to wean him off in preference of a new drug. This change, 2 weeks in, seems to be doing the trick. Still has some bad days but not NEAR as often and no where near ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Depression
3/30/2008 6:26:51 PM

Reviewer: jenny maillet, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
i do have some of the side effects memory confusion in time and place tremor of the head sometime not allways ; some loss of sleep getting to sleep then waking shortly after;

Condition: Depression
3/28/2008 11:05:00 AM

Reviewer: thankful gal, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I started taking 20mg about 3 months ago. I noticed a difference after a couple of weeks, but after a couple of months I didn't feel I was as happy as I wanted to be. I tried adding Wellbutrin so that I could also quit smoking. The side affects were bad for me and I hadn't cut down on the smoking. I switched to 40mg of Citalopram two weeks ago and it's working amazingly for me. After b ... Show Full Comment

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