Depression

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Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings and physical well-b...
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Prozac 79,439 Zoloft 78,585 Wellbutrin 69,135
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Prozac
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Sarafem
Other name: Fluoxetine HCl (Fluoxetine HCl)
Other name: Prozac (Prozac)
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Depression
OCD
Bipolar Disorder*
Panic Attacks*
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Mood Swings
Social Anxiety*
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PMS*
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Fluoxetine (also known by the tradenames Prozac, Sarafem, Fontex) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. In combination with olanzapine ...
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Fluoxetine (also known by the tradenames Prozac, Sarafem, Fontex) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. In combination with olanzapine ...
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Withdrawal
9
Addiction
3
Nausea
3
Suicidal
3
Dizzy
3
Suicide
2
Sexual Dysfunction
2
Numbness
2
Suicidal Thoughts
2
Sleepy
2
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Withdrawal
6
Suicide
4
Bloating
3
Sexual Dysfunction
3
Decreased Libido
3
Nausea
3
Drowsy
3
Dizzy
2
Addiction
2
Suicidal
2
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3
Suicidal
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Sar
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Dizzy
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Suicide
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Sexual Dysfunction
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Numbness
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Suicide
Sar
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Sexual Dysfunction
Sar
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Decreased Libido
Sar
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Drowsy
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Dizzy
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Addiction
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Fluoxetine (also known by the tradenames Prozac, Sarafem, Fontex) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. In combination with olanzapine ...
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Fluoxetine (also known by the tradenames Prozac, Sarafem, Fontex) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. In combination with olanzapine ...
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of the month. The only side effect I noticed was drowsiness...
" ...sarafem/prozac for two weeks out of the month. The only side effect I noticed was drowsiness so I started taking it at night and that helped with that. I have no sexual side... "

aka prozac. It really has made a huge difference in my...
" ...week of and the week after your period. I have had great results with my sarafem aka prozac. It really has made a huge difference in my life. Welcoem to the board, look... "

I gained my weight well before the prozac came along!...
" ...take my prozac/sarafem at night because it made me tired when I took it during the day. Other than that, I have noticed no adverse side effects such as ...I gained my weight well before the proz... "

Sarafem (Prozac)when I start feeling the symptoms during...
" ...docs themselves. I have the anxiety issues too. I take Sarafem (Prozac)when I start feeling the symptoms during the month. ...breakthrough anxiety. If I wasn't TTC #2, I would give the Yaz a try... "

like that. The only one I have had is I did get sleepy...
" ...Prozac and I have not had any of the side effects like that. The only one I have had is I did get sleepy ...period and sometimes the first few days of it too. But I can say, prozac has made a HU... "

which is the same as Prozac but it didn't work well for me....
" I am currently taking pristiq and have an ileostomy also. I have the ...2 months before we try something else. Previously I was on Sarafem, which is the same as Prozac but it didn't work well for m "

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Anyone beside me use this for PMS? Did it work for...
" ...year my OB/GYN prescribed Sarafem 10 mg to ...another form of Prozac). Anyone beside me use this for PMS? Did i... "

are you taking? I take Prozac 20 mg. Do you think...
" ...you taking? I take Prozac 20 mg. Do ...given for PMS. My DR is good about giving me samples when he had them, sometimes he gave me Sarafem. I'm sure it's helping my ... "

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Prozac Does anybody take prozac or sarafem for pms or pmdd?...
" ...or pmdd? Has it worked? Are there any side effects? I am going to the doctor on monday to talk with my doctor about how bad my pms has been in the past 6 months. I have heard that prozac is... "

to prozac. It really made a huge difference, I no longer...
" ...a day. My dr also prescribed me with PMDD and I am taking a drug called SARAFEM. It is similar to prozac. It really made a huge difference, I no longer want to kill people that... "

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