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I take 20 mg of citalopram a day and I accidentally took 40

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hi, I take 20 mg of citalopram a day and I accidentally took 40 mg last night
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: I am a type 1 diabetic and take insulin but nothing else and no allergies
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 months ago.

Citalopram can be taken up to 40 mg per day. So it is unlikely to cause toxicity.

Nothing to worry.

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