Prozac and Mood swings - from FDA reports
Mood swings is found among people who take Prozac, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Mood swings with Prozac. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 53,316 people who have side effects when taking Prozac from FDA, and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On May, 08, 2017
53,316 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac.
Among them, 654 people (1.23%) have Mood Swings
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Prozac when people have Mood Swings *:
- < 1 month: 22.41 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.79 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.72 %
- 1 - 2 years: 3.45 %
- 2 - 5 years: 43.1 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.62 %
- 10+ years: 6.9 %
Gender of people who have Mood Swings when taking Prozac *:
- female: 74.32 %
- male: 25.68 %
Age of people who have Mood Swings when taking Prozac *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.8 %
- 10-19: 13.88 %
- 20-29: 12.27 %
- 30-39: 17.3 %
- 40-49: 26.16 %
- 50-59: 18.71 %
- 60+: 10.87 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (183 people, 27.98%)
- Stress And Anxiety (74 people, 11.31%)
- Bipolar Disorder (64 people, 9.79%)
- Pain (43 people, 6.57%)
- Sleep Disorder (29 people, 4.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (67 people, 10.24%)
- Xanax (58 people, 8.87%)
- Neurontin (52 people, 7.95%)
- Effexor (51 people, 7.80%)
- Ambien (51 people, 7.80%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Depression (237 people, 36.24%)
- Stress And Anxiety (226 people, 34.56%)
- Suicidal Ideation (191 people, 29.20%)
- Fatigue (185 people, 28.29%)
- Headache (166 people, 25.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Do you have Mood swings when taking Prozac?
Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Prozac 59,614 users)
Mood swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood) has been reported by people with depression, birth control, quit smoking, pain (latest reports from 41,676 Mood swings patients).
Browse all side effects of Prozaca b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Mood swingsMood swings
Could your condition cause Mood swingsMood swings
What would happen?
Can you answer these questions?
I have been taking a combination of medications for several disorders tha I suffer from. I am concerned because I have a friend with tardive dyskinesia which she believes she got from taking Xanax, and my great grandmother had it also, but I have no idea the medications she was on at that time. ...
Can anyone tell me if they have gotten more relief of nervous symptoms by combining prozac with buspirone? 20mg of Prozac has relieved all symptoms except for a constant tightness in my stomach. I am taking Buspirone with it for 2 weeks now. The tight stomach is worse and I'm awake from 3am. I ...
just wondering how many are on disability for this stupid agonizing condition? i am at my job for 30 years , but this ocd stuff is killing me and i dont leave the house much but to go to work. and now i dont even want to go to worrk! would i qualify for disability benefits? already been ...
You may be interested in these reviews
I have been taking Trintellix for about 5 weeks, 20 mgs. daily. I would like to know if anyone had better reduction with their depression taking Trintellix 20 mgs. along with Prozac 40 mgs. daily. Did it help relieve depression better taken with Prozac or did the Trintellix work well without ...
Hi, Could anyone let me know if there is any chance of recovering my sense of taste. I was taking Prozac (fluoxetine) for over a year and lost my sense of taste. I stopped taking the antidepressants just over a year ago and still not recovered my taste. Could anyone let me know if they have ...