5 doctors weighed in:
Do the side effects of fluoxetine get less bothersome the longer I take it?
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Dr. Douglas Bey
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes most do
Most fade as the positive effects kick in--sexual side effects usually don't however.

In brief: Yes most do
Most fade as the positive effects kick in--sexual side effects usually don't however.
Dr. Douglas Bey
Dr. Douglas Bey
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Dr. Kevin Considine
Family Medicine
In brief: Yes
Usually yes, although not for everyone.

In brief: Yes
Usually yes, although not for everyone.
Dr. Kevin Considine
Dr. Kevin Considine
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