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(Obsessive compulsive disorder)
Obsessive?compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehen...
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Prozac 13,739 Zoloft 13,097 Paxil 7,613
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Other name: Fluoxetine HCl (Fluoxetine HCl)
Other name: Sertraline (Sertraline)
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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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Sertraline hydrochloride (brand names Zoloft and Lustral) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It was introduced to the market by Pfizer in 1991. Sertraline is primarily used to treat major depressi...
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About Prozac
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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About Zoloft
Sertraline hydrochloride (brand names Zoloft and Lustral) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It was introduced to the market by Pfizer in 1991. Sertraline is primarily used to treat major depressi...
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me, I worked for Prozac and I did a lot better. I also have...
" ...didn't work for me, either. For me, I worked for Prozac and I did a lot better. I also hav... "

has worked perfectly for my ocd with no side effects....
" ...has worked perfectly for my ocd with no side effects. prozac made me sleep all the time and didn't work as well. I also tried... "

I'm on Prozac right now, it seems to be helping a bit...
" ...Paxil to Zoloft. Neither worked for me... ...worked for. I'm on Prozac right now, it seems to be helping a bit ...isn't helping my OCD or ... "

OCD. She said that despite my doing so well on zoloft, she...
" ...told me that Prozac is the BEST ssri at getting to OCD. She said that despite my doing so well on zoloft, she wanted me to try Prozac because the research... "

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had an amazing response to Zoloft and moreso to Prozac for...
" ...and had an amazing response to Zoloft and moreso to Prozac ...my ADD. In fact, Prozac made my ADD much worse, which I later found ...a rather common combination. The ocd is good in that it ... "

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or zoloft. Sigh. It sounds like it's working for you,...
" I took Prozac for about six months a few years ago....I didn't have any side effects at all. However, it ...did clonipin, imiprimine, or zoloft. Sigh. It sounds like it's working for you, congrats... "

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take Prozac for my OCD and Major Depression -- it is working...
" ...my OCD and Major Depression -- it is working quite well. I also take Ativan 2x per day and sometimes at night, and then I take 50 mg. Trazadone. I get plenty of sleep and this combo is... "

for awhile. I am switching to Zoloft and am hoping that it...
" ...Zoloft and am hoping that it will kick in soon. I know that I will be on meds my entire life, and I am just fine with that. I am going to start CBT again, but I find that I need some rationality ... "

first. He is taking Zoloft. Yesterday I was really sick...
" ...35. I also have OCD and take Luvox ...really bad anxiety with her. I have took Prozac before and it did great! It quit working after a couple of ...first. He is taking Zoloft. Yesterday ... "

treated my social anxiety really well and helped my mood...
" Zoloft treated my social anxiety really well and helped my mood ...Prozac 1st though and this is what my new psychiatrist said I should of been on 1st, I also heard Prozac has less sexual side effe... "

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