Review: could Prozac cause Sore Throat?


Summary

Sore throat is reported only by a few people who take Prozac. We study 39,534 people who have side effects while taking Prozac from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Sore throat. Find out below who they are, when they have Sore throat and more.

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Prozac

Prozac has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Prozac 41,900 users)

Sore Throat

Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) has been reported by people with rashes, abdominal pain, drowsiness, insomnia, night sweats (latest reports from 512 Sore throat patients).

On Jul, 22, 2016

39,534 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac.
Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Sore Throat


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Prozac cause Sore throat?

Time on Prozac when people have Sore Throat *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sore Throat when taking Prozac *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Sore Throat when taking Prozac *:

  • 0-1: 50 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 50 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Sore Throat when taking Prozac **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Sore Throat **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Mood Stabilizer (2 people)
  • Depression (2 people)
  • Anxiety Disorder (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lamictal (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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