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  • Eileen Bailey
    Health Guide
    April 20, 2009
    Eileen Bailey
    Health Guide
    April 20, 2009

    Jenna

     

    Thank you for your question and welcome to ADHDCentral.com.

     

    Celexa is not on the list of medications with possible interactions with Vyvanse. Celexa is a SSRI type of antidepressant. The information for Vyvanse indicates that tricyclic antidepressants may cause interations but does not list SSRIs.

     

    This being said, it is important to note that people may react differently to medications and while it has not been found to be harmful to take both medications, some people may experience adverse reactions. Most people, however, are able to take medications without experiencing adverse reactions.

     

    It is important to discuss your concerns with your doctor, as you have. You can also discuss possible interactions with your pharmacist.

     

    Eileen

     

     

  • Eileen Bailey
    Health Guide
    April 20, 2009
    Eileen Bailey
    Health Guide
    April 20, 2009

    Jenna

     

    Thank you for your question and welcome to ADHDCentral.com.

     

    Celexa is not on the list of medications with possible interactions with Vyvanse. Celexa is a SSRI type of antidepressant. The information for Vyvanse indicates that tricyclic antidepressants may cause interations but does not list SSRIs.

     

    This being said, it is important to note that people may react differently to medications and while it has not been found to be harmful to take both medications, some people may experience adverse reactions. Most people, however, are able to take medications without experiencing adverse reactions.

     

    It is important to discuss your concerns with your doctor, as you have. You can also discuss possible interactions with your pharmacist.

     

    Eileen

     

     


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