Review: Celexa and Valerian
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Celexa and Valerian. It is created by eHealthMe based on 5 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 29, 2014: 5 people who reported to have interactions when taking Celexa, Valerian are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide)
- Valerian (valerian)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Celexa, Valerian:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Gangrene (body tissue dies)||4|
|Hypokalaemia (low potassium)||4|
|Polyarthritis (arthritis which involves 5 or more joints simultaneously)||4|
|Extremity Necrosis (death of body tissue of arms and legs)||4|
|Carotid Artery Stenosis (narrowing of carotid artery)||4|
|Concomitant Disease Progression (progress in accompanying disease)||4|
|Finger Amputation (loss of finger due to injury)||2|
|Major Depression (a mood state that goes well beyond temporarily feeling sad or blue. it is a serious medical illness that affects one's thoughts, feelings)||2|
|Arterial Therapeutic Procedure||2|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Celexa, Valerian:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Frequent Headaches (pain in head)||1|
|Shoulder Blade Pain||1|
|Diaphragm Muscle Weakness||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer
- Chronic insomnia
- High blood cholesterol and triglycerides
- Aging changes in immunity
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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On eHealthMe, Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) is often used to treat depression. Valerian (valerian) 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:
- Valerian is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Celexa alternatives:
- Valerian alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (12 months ago):
The pill for insomnia called ambien I only take rarely, as is valium. Only when having anxiety attacks. One pill has all the herbs and supplements. It is calledPower to Sleep
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Being on citalopram if i took an isosorbide mononitrate in error, not having any cardiac problem, how will it affect me?
Just need to know if a person has no heart complaint and took the medication by error what would be the effects if any.
- How to stop le and foot cramps?
I have been having severe leg, calf and foot cramps. I had them as a child and as I grew up, they stopped. Started having them again after my open-heart-surgery in 07. Just occasionally at first but now, almost every night. I take a potassium supplement and also try a mixture of apple cider vinegar ...
- Can celexa cause aggression in children?
My son takes celexa. He is very aggressive to me. He kicks,push,bites and hits me.
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- Temporary amnesia from uti
I developed a Urinary Tract Infection which caused sudden severe pain and temporary amnesia for about 5 hours. I am going to start a Candida diet and stop eating all sugars and yeast. This can take a long period of time but as I am 60 years old and have been eating sugar for most of my life, it won' ...
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