n. Trade name for citalopram. Belongs to a group of drugs classified as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). A antidepressant drug, it is used in the treatment of anxiety, panic disorder, and depression.

CELEXA: "Celexa is an FDA-approved drug which serves as an antidepressant."
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