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On cymbalta (duloxetine) 20 mg switching to Prozac 10 to come off cymbalta (duloxetine) doc said take Prozac one day then cymbalta (duloxetine) another for a week serotonin snydrome risk?

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Dr. Keith Goldstein
Occupational Medicine

In brief: Switch to Prozac (fluoxetine)

Taking alternate doses of Cymbalta (duloxetine) and Prozac while transitioning to Prozac will allow serotonin level to stabilize to minimize the risk of serotonin syndrome.

In brief: Switch to Prozac (fluoxetine)

Taking alternate doses of Cymbalta (duloxetine) and Prozac while transitioning to Prozac will allow serotonin level to stabilize to minimize the risk of serotonin syndrome.
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