Review: how effective is Celexa for Fibromyalgia?
(By eHealthMe on Aug, 30, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.2/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) is for Fibromyalgia. The study is based on 12 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Celexa
Celexa (latest outcomes from 30,648 users) has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression.
Fibromyalgia (latest reports from 92,901 patients) can be treated by Lyrica, Cymbalta, Savella, Gabapentin, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Flexeril.
On Aug, 30, 2014: 12 people are studied for taking Celexa in Fibromyalgia
Celexa effectiveness for Fibromyalgia (number of people):
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Who find Celexa more effective for Fibromyalgia?
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From this study (3 weeks ago):
I feel a sort of confusion, slightly not with it, and frequently forget where I put things or why I went into a room etc. I am easily distracted from a train of thought. If I am shown a new process at work, I tend to forget quickly unless I have reinforced it in use for some time. Forget peoples names and the news my friends have told me. I find my thoughts flash from one thing to another if I am relaxing, so I then can't remember what I started with. Lose things frequently, but they do turn up. Can't find names eg plants in the garden even though I know them, but they will come back to me when I am not trying. I am concerned on a professional level because I am a pharmacist with obvious responsibility for safety.
From this study (2 years ago):
I want to know if celexa will cause a reaction to the drugs I have been taking
as I am suppose to start it today for fybromyalgia
From this study (3 years ago):
I was aware that Savella might cause blurred vision, but am shocked and... incredibly frustrated that the single most helpful ("legal") drug in my battle against fibro is causing such rapid deterioration of my eyesight. In June of 2010, I tested OU(Both eyes) 20/20. within the first couple of months,I experienced the "blurred vision," and not long after awoke to complete blackness. Throughout the day, it slowly returned. My vision began to "come and go," eventually becoming unreliable and requiring glasses. My initial Rx, in November of 2010, was (R eye)od -.75 and -1.0 OS (L eye). Currently, my lenses are (R)od -1.25 and -1.75 OS(L), and are no longer adequate.
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