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Floxin

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Floxin

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Floxin Information

Floxin Benefits & Uses

Floxin is used to treat the following -

Floxin Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Floxin

Fluoxetine

Floxin Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Floxin is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Insomnia Mild
  4. Headache Mild
  5. Fatigue Mild
  6. Constipation Moderate
  7. Colitis
  8. Akathisia
  9. Tremor
  10. Dry Mouth Mild
  11. Flushing
  12. Flatulence Mild
  13. Drowsiness
  14. Anxiety Mild
  15. Rash

Floxin Related Warnings

Is the use of Floxin safe for pregnant women?

Floxin may have some side effects during pregnancy. If there is any side effect of Floxin during pregnancy, discontinue it immediately. Take medical advice before using it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Floxin safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Floxin. It should not be taken only under medical supervision.

Severe

What is the effect of Floxin on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Floxin rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Floxin on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Floxin on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Floxin on the Heart?

Floxin is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Floxin with Other Drugs

Floxin should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Floxin Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Floxin unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Suicidal Tendency
  2. Bipolar Disorder
  3. Liver Disease
  4. Heart Disease
  5. Calcium Deficiency
  6. Potassium Deficiency
  7. Diabetes

Frequently asked Questions about Floxin

Is this Floxin habit forming or addictive?

No, Floxin is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Floxin.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Floxin.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Floxin works for mental disorders.

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Floxin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Floxin

You can take Floxin with food.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Floxin

Consuming Floxin with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Floxin से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 7 months पहले

Can Floxin make you tired?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB, General Surgery

Yes, Floxin causes tiredness but this occurs only in a few cases. It is a rare side effect of this drug. If you experience tiredness after taking this drug, then try to take some rest even after that if you feel excessive tiredness then do discuss it with your doctor.

सवाल 10 months पहले

Is Floxin used for the treatment of anxiety?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Floxin is used for the treatment of anxiety by decreasing the activity in the brain this causes calming of the brain which provides relief to the patient from anxiety.

सवाल 8 months पहले

Can I discontinue Floxin on my own?

Dr. Vinod Verma MBBS, Diabetology

No, it is not recommended that you discontinue taking Floxin on your own as this may cause certain withdrawal symptoms like agitation, irritation, mood changes, and difficulty falling or staying asleep. It is, therefore, suggested that you follow the instructions of your doctor completely and remain compliant to the treatment plan.

सवाल 4 months पहले

Can Floxin be given with modafinil?

Dr. BK Agrawal MBBS, MD, General Physician

Yes, Floxin can be given with modafinil. This is because people suffering from major depression also struggle with residual symptoms like persistent fatigue and excessive sleepiness. Modafinil helps overcome these residual symptoms and also improves the overall mood of a patient. Modafinil also helps people to improve their functionality at work. 

सवाल 8 months पहले

Is Floxin associated with weight loss?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Floxin can cause weight loss. It is a common side effect of this drug. Few people may experience this effect after consuming this drug. People should monitor their weight, eat healthily and include at least 30 mins of exercising in a day. In spite of all efforts if you experience weight loss then discuss with your doctor. 

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