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Review: could Celexa cause Sexual dysfunction?

Summary: Sexual dysfunction could be caused by Celexa, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 27,321 people who have side effects while taking Celexa from FDA and social media. Among them, 221 have Sexual dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Sexual dysfunction and more.

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Celexa

Celexa (latest outcomes from 30,550 users) has active ingredients of citalopram hydrobromide. It is often used in depression.

Sexual dysfunction

Sexual dysfunction (difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of a normal sexual activity) (latest reports from 132,569 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.

On Apr, 1, 2014: 27,087 people reported to have side effects when taking Celexa. Among them, 260 people (0.96%) have Sexual Dysfunction. They amount to 0.20% of all the 127,976 people who have Sexual Dysfunction.

Trend of Sexual dysfunction in Celexa reports

Time on Celexa when people have Sexual dysfunction * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Sexual dysfunction7.69%15.38%23.08%19.23%23.08%7.69%3.85%

Age of people who have Sexual dysfunction when taking Celexa * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Sexual dysfunction0.00%0.41%0.83%4.96%19.42%39.26%28.10%7.02%

Severity of Sexual dysfunction when taking Celexa ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Sexual dysfunction0.00%33.33%50.00%16.67%

How people recovered from Sexual dysfunction ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Sexual dysfunction0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (61 people, 23.46%)
  2. Depression (37 people, 14.23%)
  3. Anxiety (22 people, 8.46%)
  4. Sleep disorder (19 people, 7.31%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (15 people, 5.77%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (76 people, 29.23%)
  2. Aspirin (58 people, 22.31%)
  3. Viagra (55 people, 21.15%)
  4. Lipitor (54 people, 20.77%)
  5. Paxil (51 people, 19.62%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Melinda on Jul, 11, 2012:

    The first 10 years of taking Trazadone & Levothyroxin, I experienced mild early morning fatigue which was alleviated by 2 cups of coffee. In the last 3 or 4 years, following the same regimen (25ml. Trazadone + 75mcg Levothyroxine), the fatigue is extremely severe & is never alleviated. The exhaustion lasts 24/7 regardless of how much rest and/or nightime sleep I have.

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  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • I do not like my medication. It is hindering my recovery.

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