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Composition

Fluoxetine(20 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Fluoxetine(20 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Depression, Bulimia nervosa. Obsessive compulsive disorder. Premenstrual dysmorphic disorder. Panic disorder.

SIDE EFFECTS

Nervousness, insomnia, anxiety, headache, tremor, drowsiness, dry mouth, nausea, vomiting, sweating.

DRUG INTERACTION

May cause transient shift in plasma conc of tightly protein bound drugs e.g. warfarin and digoxin, resulting in adverse effects. T1/2 of diazepam is prolonged.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Metabolized to norfluoxetine, fluoxetine is a selective serotonin-reuptake inhibitor (SSRI), it blocks the reuptake of serotonin at the serotonin reuptake pump of the neuronal membrane, enhancing the actions of serotonin on 5HT1A autoreceptors. SSRIs bind with significantly less affinity to histamine, acetylcholine, and norepinephrine receptors than tricyclic antidepressant drugs.

SUBSTITUTES

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    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    Rs. 2.15/Tablet
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    Rs. 21.50
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  • Ht (20mg)
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    Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 2.60/Tablet
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    Rs. 26
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  • Fulnet (20mg)
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    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    Rs. 3.08/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 30.80
    pay 6% more per Tablet
  • Platin (20mg)
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    Wockhardt Ltd
    Rs. 4.49/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 44.88
    pay 55% more per Tablet
  • Hidac (20mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Hinglaj Laboratories Of India
    Rs. 1.20/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 12
    save 59% more per Tablet

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Flutop La(20mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Flutop La(20mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Contraindicated: The drug should not be used by breastfeeding women, as evidences from studies have shown that there is a high risk of causing significant damage to infants.

Can I take Flutop La(20mg) with alcohol?

No studies found