Citalopram (& Escitalopram)
COMMON & BRAND NAMES
Celexa; Cipramil; Cipram; Lexapro
Citalopram is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) prescribed as an anti-depressant. It was approved by the FDA in 1998. The S-isomer "Escitalopram" was approved by the FDA first in 2002.