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Review: could Prozac cause Fatigue?
Summary: Fatigue is found among people who take Prozac, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression.
We study 38,958 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,617 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
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Prozac (latest outcomes from 42,255 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,545,192 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Oct, 28, 2014: 38,931 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 2,624 people (6.74%) have Fatigue.
Time on Prozac when people have Fatigue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Prozac * :
Severity of Fatigue when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (626 people, 23.86%)
- Pain (263 people, 10.02%)
- Anxiety (189 people, 7.20%)
- Multiple sclerosis (153 people, 5.83%)
- Hypertension (97 people, 3.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (387 people, 14.75%)
- Neurontin (347 people, 13.22%)
- Aspirin (329 people, 12.54%)
- Ambien (328 people, 12.50%)
- Ativan (293 people, 11.17%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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