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?
Botox Price Calculator
What would you like to change?
Enter your info to request custom estimates from three local providers.
These providers will send a more accurate price based on your needs.
Doctor Answers 3
Citalopram and Rhinoplasty
The use of citalopram should not pose additional risks for your rhinoplasty. Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA
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!
You might also like...
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.