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Review: Celexa and Pristiq

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Celexa and Pristiq. It is created by eHealthMe based on 92 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 1, 2014: 92 people who reported to have interactions when taking Celexa, Pristiq are studied

Trend of Celexa, Pristiq's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (4188242)

Drug combinations in study:
- Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide)
- Pristiq (desvenlafaxine succinate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Celexa, Pristiq:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Anxiety71
Drug Ineffective64
Depression40
Drug Interaction34
Headache (pain in head)32
Feeling Abnormal30
Insomnia (sleeplessness)28
Pain In Extremity26
Musculoskeletal Stiffness (stiffness of the body's muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments and nerves)26
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)26

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Celexa, Pristiq:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Blood Pressure Increased9
Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)9
Diarrhoea9
Anxiety9
Headache (pain in head)8
Drug Eruption (adverse drug reaction of the skin)8
Skin Necrosis (skin damage)8
Weight Decreased6
Back Pain6
Musculoskeletal Stiffness (stiffness of the body's muscles, joints, tendons, ligaments and nerves)6

How effective are the drugs:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Celexa100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Pristiq0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression
  2. Anxiety
  3. Major depression
  4. Generalised anxiety disorder
  5. Migraine

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel
  2. Seroquel xr
  3. Neurontin
  4. Zoloft
  5. Plavix

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) is often used to treat depression. Pristiq (desvenlafaxine succinate) is often used to treat depression. 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:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 years ago):

  • Just started pristiq 50mg today. Need to know advers reactions with the othe meds or I can call an M.D tommorrow

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    Extreme tiredness......sleep more sleep and slight confusion when I wake...like a zombie mode switched on inside my head ...all I can do is yawn and sleep not good when your a busy mum

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