PTSD
info
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DISCLAIMER: This info is not official, it is for conversational purposes only. The info
comes from Google.
Call  your doctor or your pharmacist for info re medication.
Generic name

Fluoxetene
Brand name

Prozac

SSRI
Contraindications

MAOI, thioridazine
Target symptoms
Major depression. Also forOCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder), bulimia, other eating
disorders, obesity. Also for panic disorder, including panic with agoraphobia.
Possible side effects (call doctor)

Abnormal dreams; abnormal thinking; abnormal vision; anxiety; carpal tunnel
syndrome; changes in sex drive; changes in weight; constipation; diarrhea;
dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; ejaculatory delay; erectile dysfunction; fever;
flu syndrome; gas; headache; indigestion; infection; itching; joint pain; loss of
appetite; nausea; nervousness; pain; painful or prolonged erection; runny nose;
sleeplessness; sore throat; stomach pain; sweating; swelling; vomiting;
weakness; weight loss; yawning, allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty
breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue);
bleeding; bizarre behavior; fever; mental or mood changes; pounding in the chest;
seizures; suicidal thoughts or behaviors; tremors; worsening of depression.
Medication sometimes prescribed in the treatment of PTSD - Prozac