A 27-year-old female asked:
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does stopping prozac (fluoxetine) suddenly (low to moderate dose) cause major long term consequences, such as brain damage and iq loss?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Prozac (fluoxetine): None of the above. Prozac (fluoxetine) has long half-life & can stay in your system for up to 72 hours, but be aware of some withdrawal symptoms after you stop, and let your doctor know.
Answered on Sep 16, 2017
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