FLUOXET 10MG TABLET is used to treat major depressive disorder, bulimia nervosa (an eating disorder), obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD).
Side Effects :
. nervousness . anxiety . difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep . nausea . diarrhea . dry mouth . heartburn . yawning . weakness . uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body . loss of appetite . weight loss . changes in sex drive or ability . excessive sweating . headache, confusion, weakness, difficulty concentrating, or memory problems
FLUOXET 10MG TABLET comes as a tablet to be taken by mouth. Medicine may be taken with or without food. Use the medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
FLUOXET 10MG TABLET works by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance.
Pregnancy: should be used only if the potential benefit justifies the risk to the fetus. Consult your doctor. Alcohol: Avoid drinking alcohol. Driving: can affect your judgement or co-ordination. Do not drive or use machinery without advice from your doctor. Kidney: Caution is advised with reduced dose adjustment in patients with kidney disease. LIver: Use with caution in patients with hepatic impairment. Lower dose may be advised in patients with cirrhosis.
. You should not use this medicine if you are allergic to it. . Tell your doctor if you have: - diabetes - narrow-angle glaucoma - seizures or epilepsy - bipolar disorder (manic depression) - a history of drug abuse or suicidal thoughts - are being treated with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) . Medicine is not approved for use by anyone younger than 18 years old.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.