Related topic: Celexa, Palpitations
Review: could Celexa cause Palpitations?
Summary: Palpitations could be caused by Celexa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take Neurontin, and have Depression.
We study 27,330 people who have side effects while taking Celexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 464 have Palpitations. Find out below who they are, when they have Palpitations and more.
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Celexa (latest outcomes from 30,550 users) has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression.
Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing) (latest reports from 310,916 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 27,141 people reported to have side effects when taking Celexa. Among them, 464 people (1.71%) have Palpitations. They amount to 0.15% of all the 310,647 people who have Palpitations on eHealthMe.
Time on Celexa when people have Palpitations * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Palpitations when taking Celexa * :
Severity of Palpitations when taking Celexa ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Palpitations ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (78 people, 16.81%)
- Anxiety (61 people, 13.15%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 4.09%)
- Bipolar disorder (18 people, 3.88%)
- Pain (18 people, 3.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (74 people, 15.95%)
- Xanax (70 people, 15.09%)
- Prozac (66 people, 14.22%)
- Zoloft (65 people, 14.01%)
- Aspirin (64 people, 13.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Celexa (citalopram hydrobromide) is often used for depression. Find out below the conditions Celexa is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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From this study (1 month ago):
Took Celexa 5mg for only 6 days. Started making me feel dizzy, lightheaded, SOB, and heart palpitations. Called doc and he stopped Celexa. Prescribed Klonopin as needed. how long will these symptoms last?
From this study (1 month ago):
Took Celexa 5mg for only 6 days. Started making me feel dizzy, lightheaded, SOB, and heart palpitations. Called doc and he stopped Celexa. Prescribed Klonopin as needed.
From this study (6 months ago):
Started celexa 5mg five days ago making me very tired. Took wellbutrin 50 mg sr today has swelling in fingers about 3 he's after taken. Thyroid med increased a week ago to 150 mcg
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