Citalopram 10mg (NDC: 55154-6279)

Name:

Citalopram 10mg

NDC:

55154-6279

Generic Name:

Citalopram

Strength:

10mg

Form:

Tablet

Labeler:

Cardinal Health Pharmaceutical Repackaging – East Pike

Shape:

Round

Color:

Orange

Imprint:

MX31

Medication Class:

SSRI

Active Ingredient:

Citalopram Hydrobromide

Pregnancy Category:

Consult your physician (Category C)

Illustration:

Pill Illustration: Citalopram 10mg (55154-6279)

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About this medication

Citalopram is the name of the medication. It comes in the form of a tablet, and should be taken by mouth. It belongs to a class of medications called SSRI.

Why is this medication prescribed

This medication is typically used for treating depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders.

How does it work

It works by increasing the amounts of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance.

How to use it

This medication comes as a tablet. You should put it in your mouth and swallow it with a glass of water. Do not chew, break or crush it. Swallow it whole.

What to do if you are pregnant

Tell your physician if you become pregnant. There are not enough studies about this medication in pregnant women. Use the medication during pregnancy only if clearly needed.

More Information

Read more about Citalopram 10mg on the FDA website.

Last Update: April 22nd 2017
Data sources: Label (April 22nd 2017), FDA (May 31st 2015)

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