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A 28-year-old female asked:

Am i required to start prozac (fluoxetine) immediately? i have a core exam in two days. i've been depressed for years and never tried meds before.

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Dr. Jay Bayer
Family Medicine 51 years experience
Prozac (fluoxetine): It does have side effects like all meds. It takes weeks to becomerecomment effective aiding serotonin system. If taking exams don't recommend starting 2 days before because don't know if side effects will affect ur performance.

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Last updated Feb 8, 2013

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