Celexa Side Effect Warning by FDA – Bleeding

PRECAUTIONS FOR CLEXA BY FDA:

  • General
    • Abnormal Bleeding
    • Hyponatremia
  • Information for Patients
    • Patients should be cautioned about the concomitant (concurrently; at the same time) use of Celexa and NSAIDs (a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, such as aspirin or ibuprofen), aspirin, warfarin, or other drugs that affect coagulation (blood clotting) since combined use of psychotropic drugs that interfere with serotonin reuptake and these agents has been associated with an increased risk of bleeding.
  • Drug Interactions
    • Drugs That Interfere With Hemostasis (NSAIDs, Aspirin, Warfarin, etc.)
  • Geriatric Use
    • SSRIs and SNRIs, including Celexa, have been associated with cases of clinically significant hyponatremia in elderly patients, who may be at greater risk for this adverse event (see PRECAUTIONS, Hyponatremia). Read the rest of this entry »
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