Intuniv vs Prozac

Intuniv
(Rx)
Prozac
(Rx)
Intuniv is an ADHD medication.
Prozac is an antidepressant medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
3.7
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.3
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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September 2, 2009
December 29, 1987
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
8,939 Discussions
366,074 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for ADHD
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Tics
#4 for ADD
Intuniv is prescribed for ADHD and Anxiety and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for OCD
#5 for Panic Attacks
#6 for Panic
#7 for Mood Swings
Prozac is prescribed for Depression and Anxiety and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Int
Weight Gain
5
Weight Loss
2
Nightmares
1
Seizures
1
Psychosis
1
Hallucinations
1
Nausea
1
Bed wetting
1
Vomiting
1
Dry Mouth
1
Pro
Withdrawal Symptoms
9
Nausea
3
Suicidal behavior
3
Dizziness
2
Sexual Dysfunction
2
Numbness
2
Suicidal Thoughts
2
Drowsiness
1
Decreased Libido
1
Serotonin Syndrome
1
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Intuniv
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Prozac
Pro
Weight Gain
Int
Pro
5
0
Weight Loss
Int
Pro
2
0
Nightmares
Int
Pro
1
0
Seizures
Int
Pro
1
0
Psychosis
Int
Pro
1
0
Hallucinations
Int
Pro
1
0
Nausea
Int
Pro
1
3
Bed wetting
Int
Pro
1
0
Vomiting
Int
Pro
1
0
Dry Mouth
Int
Pro
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Pro
Int
9
0
Nausea
Pro
Int
3
1
Suicidal behavior
Pro
Int
3
0
Dizziness
Pro
Int
2
0
Sexual Dysfunction
Pro
Int
2
0
Numbness
Pro
Int
2
0
Suicidal Thoughts
Pro
Int
2
0
Drowsiness
Pro
Int
1
0
Decreased Libido
Pro
Int
1
0
Serotonin Syndrome
Pro
Int
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Prozac during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Intuniv and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Prozac and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Capsule: 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg, 100 mg
Liquid: 20 mg/5 mL
Solution: 20 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 10 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Guanfacine Hcl
Fluoxetine Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Intuniv and Prozac: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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