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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
Taking 20mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) even after 8 mos. Makes me feel nausea in the morning for a few hours..Could i take this at night instead..
Yes: That is usually fine. Are you taking it with food? That can help. ...Read more
Been on Prozac (fluoxetine) 10mg for a week feel nausea couple hours after taking it..Can i take ginger root for nausea with the prozac (fluoxetine)?
Took prozac (fluoxetine) for 2 days but got nausea and weakness. I stopped it 3 days ago, and still have these symptoms. How long till it is gone?
Been on 10mg Prozac (fluoxetine) 6 weeks. Feeling better. Dr says to start 20mg. Will I experience nausea and increased anxiety again changing dose?
Probably not: Usually, the initial side effects of a medication are not repeated when increasing doses. However, by crystal ball is in the shop and we will only know when you try. ...Read more
Can i take zofran (ondansetron) for nausea if i take 10mg prozac once a day? Are there any interactions?
I am 62 been on 20mg of Prozac for 8 mos. Makes me nausea most of the day.Tried celexea. That was worse how about lexapro (escitalopram)?
Thoughts.: Lexapro (escitalopram) is about the gentlest of all of the ssri's (although there is no guarantee). I think it is probably worth a try. If you still have nausea - you can take with food. If you still have nausea, would suggest regular use of probiotics (i have yet to have a patient that it didn't work for). Good luck. ...Read more