citalopram

(redirected from Celexa)
Also found in: Medical.
Related to Celexa: citalopram, Wellbutrin, Cipralex

ci·tal·o·pram

 (sī-tăl′ō-prăm′)
n.
A drug of the SSRI class, C20H21FN2O, used in its hydrobromide form to treat depression.

[citalo- (from rearrangement of (ph)t(h)al(ene)c(arbon)i(trile), one of its constituents) + -pram, antidepressant suff. (pr(opyl) + am(ine)).]
Translations

citalopram

n citalopram m
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
There have been postmarketing reports of torsades de pointes associated with citalopram, a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) approved for treating depression in 1998 and marketed as Celexa by Forest Laboratories.
Forest Labs to Pay More Than $313 Million to Settle Celexa Marketing Case.
The agency says that pilots taking one of four medications - Prozac, Zoloft, Celexa or Lexapro - would be allowed to fly if they have been satisfactorily treated for the condition for at least 12 months.
Tanton identifies some 374 different mental conditions that were given definition to justify the use of Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Celexa, Wellbutrin, Zyban, Remeron, Serzone, Effexor, Buspar, Risperdal, Zyprexa, Seroquel, Geodon, Depakote, and Adderall.
First approved in the United States in 1992, Paxil is one of the class of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants that includes Celexa, Lexapro, Prozac, and Zoloft.
Among their successes have been the drugs Lexipro and Celexa.
Other drugs found were Xanax, Valium, Chlorpheniramine, Wellbutrin, Celexa, Vicodin and Digoxin.
Choose one: Prozac, Paxil, Celexa, Zoloft, Wellbutrin, Effexor, Remeron, Serzone, Luvox, Lexapro.
The monthly will cover litigation covering the drugs Paxil, Prozac, Effexor, Zoloft, Celexa, Luvox, Wellbutrin, Serzone, Remeron and Lexapro.
One reason I'm hesitant to take Prozac, Zoloft, Xanax, Celexa, Wellbutrin, or their like involves a related but complicating issue: alcoholism.
THE SEPTEMBER 2003 LAWRENCE SUMMERS MEMORIAL AWARD * goes to Forest Pharmaceuticals, makers of the drug citalopram, brand name Celexa.
In general, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, such as Prozac, Zoloft, Celexa, Lexapro, and Paxil, have in recent years become the first line of defense against depression.