Generic Name: citalopram (oral) (si TAL o pram)
Brand Names: Celexa
What is citalopram? Citalopram is an antidepressant in a
group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs).
Citalopram affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause
depression. Citalopram is used to treat depression. Citalopram may also be used
for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.