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Fluoxetine by Danica Samson 310

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Danica Samson

on 10 February 2013

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Transcript of Fluoxetine by Danica Samson 310

Danica Samson
310 Fluoxetine Fluoxetine Fluoxetine is a drug that helps treat Bulimia.
It is in group of other medication called SSRI (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors). It increases the amount of active serotonin that can be delivered to the "receiving" nerve cell and affects the chemicals in the brain that may have became unbalanced and cause depression, panic, anxiety, or obsessive-compulsive symptoms. Effects Short-term effects of using Fluoxetine is cold symptoms such as stuffy nose, sneezing, sore throat, drowsiness, dizziness, feeling nervous, mild nausea, upset stomach, constipation, increased appetite, weight changes, and dry mouth.

The long-term effects is very stiff (rigid) muscles, fast or uneven heartbeats, tremors, overactive reflexes, memory problems, weakness, confusion,
severe skin reaction, weight gain, insomnia, and agitation. Possible Risks Possible risks of using Fluoxetine is suicidal tendencies, worsening depression, anxiety, trouble sleeping, loss of appetite, tiredness, changes in blood pressure, and confusion. Physical Description Fluoxetine can either be tablets or capsules.
Some colors of the capsules are half white half blue, all blue, or blue and orange while the tablets are blue. On the capsule it says 'FLUOXETINE 10 mg R 147.' Cost Of Medication The cost of 30 capsules of 10 mg Fluoxetine is $98.44, 30 Capsules of Fluoxetine 20mg is $103.46, and 30 Capsules of Fluoxetine 40mg is $162.43
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