Active Ingredients:Citalopram hydrobromide
AURO-CITALOPRAM is used to
It belongs to a group of medicines
called selective serotonin reuptake
inhibitors (SSRIs). They are thought
to work by their actions on brain
chemicals called amines which are
involved in controlling mood.
Depression is longer lasting or more
severe than the "low moods"
everyone has from time to time due
to the stress of everyday life. It is
thought to be caused by a chemical
imbalance in parts of the brain. This
imbalance affects your whole body
and can cause emotional and physical
symptoms such as feeling low in
spirit, loss of interest in activities,
being unable to enjoy life, poor
appetite or overeating, disturbed
sleep, often waking up early, loss of
sex drive, lack of energy and feeling
guilty over nothing.
AURO-CITALOPRAM corrects this
chemical imbalance and may help
relieve the symptoms of depression.
Your doctor, however, may prescribe
it for another purpose. Ask your
doctor if you have any questions
about why AURO-CITALOPRAM
has been prescribed for you.
This medicine is only available with
a doctor's prescription.
AURO-CITALOPRAM is not
addictive. However, if you suddenly
stop taking it, you may get side
Tell your doctor if you get any side
effects after stopping AURO-CITALOPRAM.