Review: could Celexa cause Night Sweats?


Night sweats is found among people who take Celexa, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Neurontin, and have Depression . We study 31,087 people who have side effects while taking Celexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 178 have Night sweats. Find out below who they are, when they have Night sweats and more.

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Celexa has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Celexa 34,385 users)

Night Sweats

Night sweats (sweating in night) has been reported by people with hot flush, drug ineffective, weakness, joint pain, malaise (latest reports from 12,354 Night sweats patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

31,087 people reported to have side effects when taking Celexa.
Among them, 178 people (0.57%) have Night Sweats

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Celexa cause Night sweats?

Time on Celexa when people have Night Sweats *:

  • < 1 month: 15.79 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.79 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 15.79 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 15.79 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 26.32 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 5.26 %
  • 10+ years: 5.26 %

Gender of people who have Night Sweats when taking Celexa *:

  • female: 72.47 %
  • male: 27.53 %

Age of people who have Night Sweats when taking Celexa *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.62 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 2.48 %
  • 30-39: 23.6 %
  • 40-49: 42.24 %
  • 50-59: 21.74 %
  • 60+: 9.32 %

Severity if Night Sweats when taking Celexa **:

  • least: 5.88 %
  • moderate: 29.41 %
  • severe: 58.82 %
  • most severe: 5.88 %

How people recovered from Night Sweats **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (39 people)
  • Pain (37 people)
  • Anxiety (15 people)
  • Hepatitis C (13 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (13 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Neurontin (51 people)
  • Oxycontin (48 people)
  • Vioxx (42 people)
  • Zoloft (39 people)
  • Trazodone Hcl (30 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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