It is used to treat depression. It may improve your energy level and feelings of well-being
Nausea, dry mouth, loss of appetite, tiredness, drowsiness, sweating, blurred vision, and yawning may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacistpromptly.
It is contraindicated in the combination with linezolid unless there are facilities for close observation and monitoring of blood pressure (see section 4.5). Citalopram is contraindicated in patients with known QT-interval prolongation or congenital long QT syndrome.
Before taking citalopram, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to escitalopram; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.