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Citalopram Safety Information and Side Effects

Citalopram Safety Information



Completed Suicide ( 673 reports)    ➢ More

Completed Suicide, Cardio-respiratory Arrest

This case suggests a potential Citalopram Completed Suicide side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 47-year-old female patient from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Citalopram (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Citalopram the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Completed Suicide
  • Cardio-respiratory Arrest
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Escitalopram
  • Amlodipine
  • Carvedilol
  • Bupropion
  • Acetaminophen/hydrocodone
  • Although Citalopram demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Completed Suicide, may still occur.

    Anxiety ( 336 reports)    ➢ More

    Tremor, Night Sweats, Agitation, Insomnia, Dry Mouth, Nausea, Decreased Appetite, Anxiety, Confusional State

    Adverse event was reported on Mar 07, 2014 by a Female taking Citalopram (Dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: GB , 60 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Citalopram side effects: tremor, night sweats, agitation, insomnia, dry mouth, nausea, decreased appetite, anxiety, confusional state.

    Dizziness ( 314 reports)    ➢ More

    Dizziness, Disorientation, Tearfulness, Headache, Social Avoidant Behaviour

    This Dizziness problem was reported by a health professional from DK. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): depression.On NS a consumer started treatment with Citalopram (dosage: 20 Mg). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Citalopram, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Dizziness
    • Disorientation
    • Tearfulness
    • Headache
    • Social Avoidant Behaviour
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Dizziness, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Confusional State ( 312 reports)    ➢ More

    Tremor, Night Sweats, Agitation, Insomnia, Dry Mouth, Nausea, Decreased Appetite, Anxiety, Confusional State

    A case of a 60-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from GB was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: depression and was treated with Citalopram (dosage: NA) starting Feb 10, 2014. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Tremor
    • Night Sweats
    • Agitation
    • Insomnia
    • Dry Mouth
    • Nausea
    • Decreased Appetite
    • Anxiety
    • Confusional State
    This opens a possibility that Citalopram could cause Confusional State and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Fall ( 311 reports)    ➢ More

    Hepatotoxicity, Fall, Loss Of Consciousness, Fatigue, Confusional State, Blood Pressure Increased, Haemangioma Of Liver

    on Nov 01, 2013 a Female from NL , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Citalopram(citalopram). Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Citalopram side effects: hepatotoxicity, fall, loss of consciousness, fatigue, confusional state, blood pressure increased, haemangioma of liver. Citalopram(citalopram) dosage: NA.
    Associated medications used:
    • Carbasalate Calcium
    • Carbamazepine (carbamazepine)
    • Levetiracetam (levetiracetam)
    • Calcium Carbonate (calcium Carbonate)
    • Alendronate (alendronate Sodium)
    The patient was hospitalized.

    Common Citalopram Side Effects

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    Completed Suicide (709)
    Anxiety (365)
    Dizziness (364)
    Depression (356)
    Fall (355)
    Confusional State (351)
    Overdose (351)
    Toxicity To Various Agents (338)
    Hyponatraemia (322)
    Nausea (320)
    Serotonin Syndrome (311)
    Agitation (305)
    Headache (301)
    Cardiac Arrest (298)
    Convulsion (272)
    Tremor (261)
    Suicide Attempt (259)
    Respiratory Arrest (253)
    Fatigue (243)
    Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (241)
    Suicidal Ideation (189)
    Malaise (188)
    Vomiting (188)
    Condition Aggravated (186)
    Diarrhoea (185)
    Intentional Overdose (184)
    Somnolence (163)
    Insomnia (156)
    Feeling Abnormal (150)
    Loss Of Consciousness (145)
    Dyspnoea (132)
    Hyperhidrosis (128)
    Hypotension (127)
    Aggression (126)
    Hallucination (125)
    Asthenia (116)
    Syncope (114)
    Cardio-respiratory Arrest (112)
    Restlessness (112)
    Grand Mal Convulsion (111)
    Pyrexia (109)
    Disturbance In Attention (105)
    Tachycardia (99)
    Disorientation (99)
    Depressed Level Of Consciousness (99)
    Abdominal Pain (97)
    Coma (96)
    Palpitations (95)
    Death (93)
    Hypokalaemia (90)

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