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Flunam

Manufactured by: Mayflower India

Contains / Salt: Fluoxetine

Prescription Required

124 people have bought this recently

Flunam

Manufactured by: Mayflower India

Contains / Salt: Fluoxetine

Prescription Required

124 people have bought this recently

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Flunam Information

Flunam Benefits & Uses

Flunam is used to treat the following -

Flunam 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 Flunam

Fluoxetine

Flunam Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Flunam 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

Flunam Related Warnings

Is the use of Flunam safe for pregnant women?

Flunam may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Flunam, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Flunam safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Flunam may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Flunam should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Flunam on the Kidneys?

Flunam rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Flunam on the Liver?

Flunam may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Flunam on the Heart?

Flunam is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Flunam with Other Drugs

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

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Amiodarone

    Flunam Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Flunam 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 Flunam

    Is this Flunam habit forming or addictive?

    Flunam is not addictive in nature.

    No

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

    No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Flunam can make you feel drowsy.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but consume Flunam only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Flunam has been seen to have positive effect on patients with mental disorders.

    Yes

    Flunam Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Flunam

    Taking Flunam with food does not cause any problems.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Flunam

    Taking alcohol with Flunam can be dangerous.

    Severe

    Details

    सामग्री For 1 Strip(S) (10 Capsules Each)
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    Dr. Md Saadullah
    M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Prozac (fluoxetine hydrochloride)
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 458,461
    3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 588-591