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#REDIRECT[[Serotonin syndrome]]
*Most serious adverse effect is potential to produce [[Serotonin Syndrome]]
*Fatalities are uncommon with pure overdoses
==Clinical Features==
*Sinus Tachycardia
*QRS, QT prolongation (citalopram only)
*[[Serotonin Syndrome]]
*GI decontamination
**Activated charcoal x1
**Gastric lavage unnecessary
*Consider admission for patients who are tachycardic or lethargic 6hr after ingesion
==See Also==
*[[SNRI Toxicity]]

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