About Fluoxetine (Prescription Drug)

Fluoxetine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. It is used to treat major depressive disorder, moderate to severe bulimia nervosa, obsessive compulsive and panic disorders. It may also be used for selective mutism and dementia related agitation. Read more

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janedoe89's Fluoxetine History (Stopped)
40 mg Daily Oct 01 - Nov 05, 2007
Stopped Did not seem to work and Side effects too severe Nov 5, 2007

janedoe89's Fluoxetine is for…

  • Major depressive disorder
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder

janedoe89's side effects of Fluoxetine…

  • Vivid dreams Oct 1, 2007
  • Depressed mood Oct 10, 2007
  • Insomnia Oct 1, 2007
  • Suicidal thoughts or urges Oct 10, 2007


Nov 5, 2007

40 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    None (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for obsessive-compulsive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (vivid dreams, depressed mood, insomnia, suicidal thoughts or urges)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
< $25 monthly