Review: could Prozac cause Fatigue?
We study 38,858 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,605 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
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Prozac (latest outcomes from 42,137 users) has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,542,588 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 38,846 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 2,614 people (6.73%) have Fatigue. They amount to 0.17% of all the 1,542,102 people who have Fatigue on eHealthMe.
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 (620 people, 23.72%)
- Pain (262 people, 10.02%)
- Anxiety (189 people, 7.23%)
- Multiple sclerosis (153 people, 5.85%)
- Hypertension (96 people, 3.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Xanax (386 people, 14.77%)
- Neurontin (347 people, 13.27%)
- Aspirin (329 people, 12.59%)
- Ambien (328 people, 12.55%)
- Ativan (293 people, 11.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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On eHealthMe, Prozac (fluoxetine hydrochloride) is often used for depression. Find out below the conditions Prozac is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
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