Celexa (generic name: citalopram; brand names include: Cilo / Cipramil / Citrol / Seropram / Recital / Zetalo / Celepram / Ciazil / Zentius / Cipram) is a member of a class of prescription drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) that has proven in clinical trials to be both safe and effective with fewer side effects than other types of antidepressant medications.
Celexa is indicated for the treatment of depression in adults both in the initial phase and as maintenance against potential relapse/recurrence.
Celexa does not impair psychomotor performance. Celexa is non-addictive.
Celexa can be given to elderly patients with a reduced dose.
This medication may be prescribed for other uses; ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.