Fluoxetine Hydrochloride 10mg
Usage and indications:
Dosage and administration:
For adults a dose range of 20-60mg/day is recommended; with a maximum dose of 80mg/day.
For elderly a dose range of 20-40mg/day is recommended; with a maximum dose of 60mg/day.
For adults a dose range 20-60mg/day is recommended; with a maximum dose of 80mg/day.
For elderly; a dose range of 20-40mg/day is recommended; with a maximum dose of 60mg/day.
It may cause gastro-intestinal effects (nausea, vomiting, dyspepsia, diarrhea, constipation) anorexia with weight loss, headache, insomnia, dizziness, asthenia, hallucinations, convulsions, violent behavior, fever, sexual dysfunction, possible changes in blood sugar, hyponatremia, urinary retention, sweating, cutaneous bleeding disorders, aplastic anaemia, pneumonia, hypersensitivity reactions including rash, urticaria, anaphylaxis, arthralgia, myalgia and photosensitivity.
Warnings and precautions:
Depression is associated with an increased risk of suicidal thoughts, self-harm and suicide (suicide-related events). This risk persists until significant remission occurs.
Patients with a history of suicide-related events, or those exhibiting a significant degree of suicidal ideation prior to commencement of treatment are known to be at greater risk of suicidal thoughts or suicide attempts and should receive careful monitoring during treatment.
Pack: Box of 10 capsules