Citalopram is a member of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) family of drugs. These medications increase the amount of serotonin in the brain. Serotonin is one of the molecules that helps brain cells to communicate. This helps to alleviate major depressive disorder, although the exact mechanism is not fully understood. It is also used to treat anxiety disorders.
Dose of Celexa
Citalopram is available in tablet form and is typically taken at a dose of 10 to 20 mg per day.
Common side effects:
- Dry mouth
- Loss of appetite
- Blurred vision
Cost of Citalopram
The price of Celexa ranges between $4.00 and $15 for a bottle of 30 tablets, strength 20 mg with coupon. Click here to find the cheapest pharmacy near you.
How to Get a Prescription for Citalopram
Celexa (citalopram) is a prescription drug that needs to be prescribed by a licensed prescriber or physician. Did you know? QuickMD can refill your antidepressant medications remotely through telemedicine and prescribe citalopram online.