Review: Celexa and Melatonin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Celexa and Melatonin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 148 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 30, 2014: 148 people who reported to have interactions when taking Celexa, Melatonin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide)
- Melatonin (melatonin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Celexa, Melatonin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Osteomyelitis (infection of bone)||82|
|Urinary Tract Infection||74|
|Headache (pain in head)||65|
|Cervical Dysplasia (abnormal changes in the cells on the surface of the cervix)||62|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Celexa, Melatonin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Uti - Recurrent (recurrent urinary tract infection)||3|
|Muscle Contractions Involuntary (uncontrolled muscle contraction)||2|
|Anion Gap Increased||2|
|Wondering If Bad Effects From Adipex And Lasix Together?||2|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Renal cell carcinoma
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) is often used to treat depression. Melatonin (melatonin) is often used to treat insomnia. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Celexa is used in:
- Melatonin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Celexa alternatives:
- Melatonin alternatives:
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