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Is pupil dilation (mydriasis) normal when starting fluoxetine?

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Dr. Beth Friedland
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In brief: Not usually

Fluoxetine (prozac) is not usually associated with pupil dilation, although the pupils may be slightly less reactive to light.
The medicine is a selective seratonin reuptake inhibitor (ssri) and can cause dry mouth, dry eyes and other side effects.

In brief: Not usually

Fluoxetine (prozac) is not usually associated with pupil dilation, although the pupils may be slightly less reactive to light.
The medicine is a selective seratonin reuptake inhibitor (ssri) and can cause dry mouth, dry eyes and other side effects.
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