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Fluox Capsule

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Fluox Capsule

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Fluox Information

Fluox Benefits & Uses

Fluox is used to treat the following -

Fluox 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 Fluox

Fluoxetine

Fluox Side Effects

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

Fluox Related Warnings

Is the use of Fluox safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Fluox. It is best to stop taking Fluox immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Fluox safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Fluox on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Fluox on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Fluox on the Liver?

Side effects of Fluox rarely affect the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Fluox on the Heart?

Fluox is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Fluox with Other Drugs

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

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Amiodarone

    Fluox Contraindications

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

    Is this Fluox habit forming or addictive?

    Fluox does not cause addiction.

    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 Fluox can make you feel drowsy.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Fluox is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Yes, this Fluox works for mental disorders.

    Yes

    Fluox Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Fluox

    It is safe to take Fluox with food.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Fluox

    Consumption of alcohol and Fluox together may have severe effects on your health.

    Severe
    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience

    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
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