CITALOPRAM HYDROBROMIDE - citalopram tablet
Exelan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
|What is the most important information I should know about Citalopram? Citalopram may
cause serious side effects, including:
How can I watch for and try to prevent suicidal thoughts and actions in myself or a family member?
Call your healthcare provider or get emergency medical help right away if you or your family member have any of the following symptoms, especially if they are new, worse, or worry you:
|What is Citalopram?
Citalopram is a prescription medicine used to treat a certain type of depression called Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in adults.
It is not known if Citalopram is safe and effective for use in children.
|Who should not take Citalopram? Do not take Citalopram if you:
Ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist if you are not sure if you take an MAOI, including MAOIs such as linezolid or intravenous methylene blue.
Do not start taking an MAOI for at least 14 days after you stop treatment with Citalopram.
|Before taking Citalopram, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including if you:
How should I take Citalopram?
If you take too much Citalopram, call your healthcare provider or poison control center at 1-800-222-1222, or go tothe nearest hospital emergency room right away
|What are the possible side effects of Citalopram? Citalopram may cause serious side effects,
See, “What is the most important information I should know about Citalopram?”.
How should I store Citalopram?
Keep Citalopram and all medicines out of the reach of children.
General information about the safe and effective use of Citalopram
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use citalopram tablets for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give citalopram tablets to other people, even if they have the same condition. It may harm them. This Medication Guide summarizes the most important information about citalopram tablets. If you would like more information, talk with your healthcare provider. You may ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for information about citalopram tablets that is written for healthcare professionals.
For more information about citalopram tablets call Exelan Pharmaceuticals Inc. at 1-866-604-3268.
What are the ingredients in Citalopram? Tablets, USP?
Active ingredient: citalopram hydrobromide, USP
Tablets: Copovidone, Croscarmellose, sodium , lactose monohydrate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, opadry beig (HPMC 2910/hypromellose 6cp,titanium dioxide, macrogol/Peg400, iron oxide yellow and iron oxide red), opadry pink (HPMC 2910/hypromellose 6cP, titaniumdioxide, macrogol/Peg400 and iron oxide red) and opadry white (titanium dioxide, HPMC 2910/hypromellose3cp,HPMC2910/hypromellose 6cp, Macrogol/Peg400 and Polysorbate 80) are used as coating agents in the beige (10 mg), pink (20 mg) and white (40 mg) tablets.
This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
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InvaGen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
(a subsidiary of Cipla Ltd.)
Hauppauge, NY 11788
Exelan pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Boca Raton,FL 33432