What is Nuzak?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Fluoxetine

Nuzak® is an international brand name for fluoxetine, 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.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Depressed mood 1 0
Major depressive disorder 1 0
Post-traumatic stress disorder 1 0
Stress 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell


Based on patients currently taking Nuzak

Dosage Patients
20 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Nuzak

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Nuzak


Currently taking Nuzak

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Nuzak

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Nuzak.