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Prozac vs Sarafem

Prozac
VS.
Sarafem
Other name: Fluoxetine HCl Fluoxetine HCl
Other name: Prozac Prozac
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.8
Concern level
3.0
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.1
Concern level
2.9
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PMS*
Depression
Mood Swings
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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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Top Concerns
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Withdrawal
9
Addiction
3
Nausea
3
Suicidal
3
Dizzy
3
Suicide
2
Sexual Dysfunction
2
Numbness
2
Suicidal Thoughts
2
Psychotic
2
Top Concerns
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Withdrawal
7
Suicide
5
Bloating
3
Sexual Dysfunction
3
Decreased Libido
3
Nausea
3
Dizzy
3
Drowsy
2
Addiction
2
Suicidal
1
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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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f the month. The only side effect I noticed was drowsiness...
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" ...Lori I originally started taking 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... "

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aka prozac. It really has made a huge difference in my...
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" ...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... "

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gained my weight well before the prozac came along! Em...
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" ...woman. I 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 loss of ...weight gain. I gained my... "

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

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like that. The only one I have had is I did get sleepy...
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" I take Sarafem aka Prozac and I have not had any of the side effects like that. The only one I have had is I did get sleepy on it, so I ...the two weeks before my period and sometimes the first few days... "

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which is the same as Prozac but it didn't work well for me....
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" 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 me. "

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

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re you taking? I take Prozac 20 mg. Do you think t...
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" ...are you taking? I take Prozac 20 mg. Do you ...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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ProzacDoes anybody take prozac or sarafem for pms or pmdd? H...
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" Prozac Does anybody take prozac or sarafem for pms 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... "

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to prozac. It really made a huge difference, I no longer...
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" ...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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