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Citalopram (Escitalopram) Summary

Description: A furancarbonitrile that is one of the SEROTONIN UPTAKE INHIBITORS used as an antidepressant. The drug is also effective in reducing ethanol uptake in alcoholics and is used in depressed patients who also suffer from tardive dyskinesia in preference to tricyclic antidepressants, which aggravate this condition.

Also Known As: Escitalopram; Cytalopram; Lexapro; Lu-10-171; Lu10171 Show All >>

Networked: 1478 relevant articles (242 outcomes, 460 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Citalopram is Relevant

  1. Major Depressive Disorder (Major Depressive Disorders) : 65 outcomes 147 studies in 325 results
  2. Anxiety Disorders (Anxiety Disorder) : 24 outcomes 45 studies in 126 results
  3. Depressive Disorder (Melancholia) : 18 outcomes 24 studies in 73 results
  4. Panic Disorder (Panic Attack) : 13 outcomes 20 studies in 64 results
  5. Stroke (Strokes) : 13 outcomes 11 studies in 38 results
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Drugs Related to Citalopram

  1. Citalopram (Escitalopram)
  2. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine)
  3. venlafaxine (Effexor)
  4. Paroxetine (Paxil)
  5. Sertraline (Zoloft)
  6. duloxetine (Cymbalta)
  7. Bupropion (Wellbutrin)
  8. Fluoxetine (Prozac)
  9. Antidepressive Agents (Antidepressants)
  10. Nortriptyline (Aventyl)
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Therapies Related to Citalopram

  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  2. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  3. Stents
  4. Injections
  5. Oral Administration
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