I have been on citalopram for anxiety for 6 months, I have surgery in 3 weeks, is it ok to still take them? I'm on 40mg
Is It Safe to Take Citalopram Antidepressant (A.k.a Celexa, Cipramil) Before Having a Rhinoplasty?
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Citalopram and Rhinoplasty
The use of citalopram should not pose additional risks for your rhinoplasty. Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA
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Antidepressants and rhinoplasty
It is certainly acceptable to taking antidepressants before and after a rhinoplasty. They do not interfere with bleeding issues are certainly acceptable to continue taking them.
Rhinoplasty surgery and anti-depressants
Dear eliza bethany,
- Yes it is safe to be on citalopram
- There was a study done looking at bleeding rates for a facelift on and off of anti-depressants and there was no significant difference between the 2
- Congratulations on your new nose, it will be great!
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