Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

generic prozac

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Gieck
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
SSRIs are safe: The class of medication (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors; SSRIs) that include Prozac (fluoxetine) are safe and are first line medication for a ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
See below: Prozac might be a problem if the palpitations are due to serotonin syndrome. However, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) should not have that issue.
1
1 thank
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amanda Cooke
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Switching SSRI: If you are on two medications - both fluoxetine and epitec - and feel that your symptoms have worsened, I recommend working with a psychiatrist to tit ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Seres
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Be careful: I'd limit self to no more than one drink until i know how it would affect you. Also, side alcohol is a depressant, it can counter the affect of the p ... Read More
1
1 comment
2
2 thanks
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
SSRI antidepresant : Its been around a while now, but pretty revolutionary when it first came out. It is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor most commonly used to tr ... Read More
14
14 thanks
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cyma Khalily
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
DEPENDS: For the right illness Prozac (fluoxetine) can be very effective. Indicated for depression, anxiety, panic, social anxiety, ocd, pmdd.
2
2 thanks
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Prozac (fluoxetine): It inhibits reuptake of serotonin, hence increases available serotonin which relieves symptoms.
3
3 thanks
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Prozac (fluoxetine): If you mean "How do I wean myself off Prozac (fluoxetine)?" the general rule is to work with your prescribing physician to help you taper off graduall ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Prozac (fluoxetine): 20 mg., yes, not 200mg. This is the average recommended daily dose.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Prozac (fluoxetine): Works well for some depressed folks, fairly quick onset of action, easier to come off of.
3
3 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month