What is Esipram?
Esipram is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called Esipram serotonin reuptake inhibitors. Esipram affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause depression or anxiety.
What is Esipram used for?
Esipram is used to treat anxiety in adults. Esipram is also used to treat major depressive disorder in adults and adolescents who are at least 12 years old.
Who should not take Esipram?
Avoid using the medicine if you are allergic to Esipram or citalopram (Celexa), or if: you also take pimozide; or you are being treated with methylene blue injection.
How should Esipram be consumed?
It may take up to 4 weeks or longer before your symptoms improve. Keep using the medication as directed and tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve.
Do not stop using Esipram suddenly, or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Follow your doctor's instructions about tapering your dose.
Can Esipram be taken or consumed while pregnant?
Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.