All the Active Ingredient Drugs
SSRI. Citalopram (as hydrobromide) 20 mg, 40 mg. TABS: (blister pack): 28 x 20 mg, 40 mg.
Single dly. dose. Initial: 20 mg dly to a max. of 40 mg dly. Over 65 yrs: 1/2 recommend.
dose (10-20 mg dly). Effects usually set in aft. 2-4 wks. Not for child./adolesc. < 18 yrs.
Tmt. states of depression, panic disords.
C/I: Combined use of 5-HT agonists with
an SSRI, hypersens. to compon. Pts.
receiv. MAOI’s. See lit.