Prozac (Fluoxetine )is used to treat major depressive disorder, bulimia nervosa obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder. Prozac is sometimes used along with another drug called olanzapine to treat manic depression caused by bipolar disorder. This drug affects chemicals in the brain that may be imbalanced in people with depression, nervousness, anxiety, or obsessive-compulsive symptoms.
If you miss a dose, take the dose as soon as you remember. If the time for your next dose is near, skip the missed dose and resume your dosage schedule. Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.
Do not take more than prescribed dose. Using more medication will not improve your symptoms, rather it can cause poisoning or serious side effects.
These side effects are possible, but not always. Some side effects may be rare, but severe. If you notice any of the following side effects, and if they do not end, consult your doctor. Such as insomnia, nausea, diarrhea, anorexia, dry mouth, indigestion, anxiety, nervousness, Sleepiness, shiver If you notice any side effects that are not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice.Before taking this medicine
Before using this medicine, provide your doctor with information about your current medications, following products such as: vitamins, herbal supplements etc., allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (eg: pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.) Do it Certain health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. The dosage is based on your condition. If your condition does not improve or if your condition worsens, tell your doctor.