'fluoxetine' why do you start off on a low dosage?

Answer You start on a low dosage to minimise the risk of side effects. The higher the initial dosage, the higher the risk of side effects, and the more severe those effects are.Starting low gives the bod... Read More »

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What is dosage of Cardene Dosage ?

The dose of CARDENE SR should be individually adjusted according to the blood pressure response beginning with 30 mg two times daily. The effective doses in clinical trials have ranged from 30 mg t... Read More »

Prozac or Fluoxetine?

Hi I have been prescribed the drug for 5 years now and because in my work I move around the country I see different gps to get my prescriptions from and sometimes I get prozac other times fluoxetin... Read More »

What is Fluoxetine/Prozac?

Fluoxetine Hydrochloride, as it is generically known, was discovered in 1972 by scientists working for US-based Eli Lilly and Company.

What is fluoxetine (Prozac)?

Fluoxetine is an antidepressant in a group of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Fluoxetine affects chemicals in the brain that may become unbalanced and cause depression... Read More »