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Mix Of Ibuprofen Prozac And Alcohol
Fluoxetine (brand prozac) is an antidepressant in the class known as serotonin selective reuptake inhibitors aka ssris. Fda approved in 1987 for the treatment of major depressive disorder. Subsequently approved for obsessive compulsive disorder, bulimia nervosa, panic disorder, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder. Significantly safer and much better ...Read more
I've been on 20mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) for two weeks now, is it ok to take ibuprofen for occasional pain?
Prozac (fluoxetine): Yes it is ok, as needed.Get a more detailed answer ›
I take 10 mg of prozac (fluoxetine) a day. I get bad headaches from it. Am I allowed to take ibuprofen for the headaches? Are there any interactions btwn the two?
Ask your doctor: You should ask your doctor for the clearance to take other medications (even over the counters) while on Prozac (fluoxetine). Well, actually interesting you should ask because in fact, there are significant interactions which can cause either an increase in bleeding complications due to the ibuprofen or increased toxicity of the Prozac (fluoxetine). The combination should be closely monitored in general. Check with Doctor ...Read more
Does Advil (ibuprofen) reduce depression like Prozac? I've heard Advil (ibuprofen)'s ingredients do the same job as Prozac.
No: You have been misinformed.Get a more detailed answer ›
I take Prozac (fluoxetine) 20mg and today I have bad stomach pains, will it be ok to take ibuprofen to ease pain? Thanks
I am taking Prozac for depression. I'm also taking Xanax (alprazolam) for anxiety. I'm wondering why i can't take ibuprofen with prozac; is there a serious reason?
Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Ibuprofen is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual ...Read more