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Prozac,

trade name for fluoxetine hydrochloride. See antidepressantantidepressant,
any of a wide range of drugs used to treat psychic depression. They are given to elevate mood, counter suicidal thoughts, and increase the effectiveness of psychotherapy.
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Prozac

™ fluoxetine; a drug that prolongs the action of serotonin in the brain; used as an antidepressant
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Fluoxetine was purchased from Eli Lilly and Company (USA).
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Patients on fluoxetine also had the lowest levels of C-terminal cross-linked telopeptide of type 1 collagen (CTX), a biochemical marker of bone turnover, said Dr.
Investigators performed a meta-analysis of all trials (14 RCTs; 2490 patients, total) that used the same standardized symptom severity score (the Children's Depression Rating Scale--Revised [CDRS-R], range 17 to 113 points) to evaluate the following medications: fluoxetine, sertraline, escitalopram, citalopram, paroxetine, venlafaxine, and mirtazapine.
Participants were randomised to either Group A, receiving a saffron capsule + 20mg of fluoxetine, or Group B, receiving a placebo capsule + 20mg of fluoxetine.
The participants were randomized to receive one of four interventions: 30 minutes of morning light therapy plus a placebo pill; fluoxetine plus a sham negative-ion generator; a combination of fight therapy plus fluoxetine; or placebo pill plus sham negative-ion generator.
Results: The sleep analysis revealed that alkaloid extract from MS did not change any REM parameters which included average duration of each REM episode, total REM time, number of REM episode and REM latency whereas fluoxetine significantly suppressed all REM parameters and delayed REM latency.
To compare analgesic activity of Fluoxetine with Ibuprofen and Pentazocine
Current study evaluates the effects caused by neonatal administration of fluoxetine chlorohydrate during the critical period of testis development and its consequences over the testis functionality in sexually mature rats.
com)-- Autism Therapeutics LLC ("Autism Therapeutics") announced today that the Type C Guidance Meeting with FDA to discuss the ZYDIS[R] ODT Fluoxetine / Autism program has taken place.
One study evaluated fluoxetine, 5 to 40 mg/d, or CBT in 14 youths with GAD; both treatments improved symptoms.