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Fluoxetine (Prozac)

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Fluoxetine (Prozac)

What is the Generic Name for Prozac?

Fluoxetine

What is the Trade Name for Fluoxetine?

Prozac

What are the Indications of Fluoxetine (Prozac)?

  • Depressive disorderOCD, bulimia, panic disorder, bipolar, anorexia, ADHD, DM neuropathy, obesity
  • OCDulimia, panic disorder, bipolar, anorexia, ADHD, DM neuropathy, obesity
  • Bulimiaanic disorder, bipolar, anorexia, ADHD, DM neuropathy, obesity
  • Panic disorderipolar
  • AnorexiaADHD, DM neuropathy, obesity
  • ADHDDM neuropathy, obesity
  • DM neuropathybesity
  • Obesity
  • Bipolaranorexia, ADHD, DM neuropathy, obesity
  • AnorexiaADHD, DM neuropathy, obesity
  • ADHDDM neuropathy, obesity
  • DM neuropathyobesity
  • Obesity

What are the Actions of Fluoxetine (Prozac)?

Inhibits reuptake of serotonin allowing it to persist longer in the synaptic cleft

What is the Therapeutic Class of Fluoxetine (Prozac)?

Antidepressant

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Fluoxetine (Prozac)?

SSRI

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Date Published - May 6, 2016
Date Modified - Jun 28, 2016