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A 28-year-old male asked:

Sudden loss of appetite. no other symptoms. anxiety/depression has been under control for 3 years with 10mg prozac (fluoxetine) rx. could it be a new side effect?

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 38 years experience
Not likely: Nothing is impossible w/ side effects for psychotropics, but not likely. However, you might be ready to try to taper off Prozac (fluoxetine). I hate the idea of forever for a drug like that. If you've not done some therapy, you might want to try a bit to feel secure as you get off the meds. Best!
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