Review: could Prozac cause Sore throat?
Summary: Sore throat is reported only by a few people who take Prozac. We study 39,069 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 has active ingredients of fluoxetine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 42,370 Prozac users)
Sore throat (pain or irritation of the throat) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, gastroesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety, asthma, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 3,434 Sore throat patients)
On Apr, 29, 2015: 39,060 people reported to have side effects when taking Prozac. Among them, 35 people (0.09%) have Sore Throat.
Time on Prozac when people have Sore throat * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Sore throat||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Sore throat when taking Prozac * :
|Sore throat||3.12%||0.00%||9.38%||3.12%||15.62%||28.12%||28.12%||12.50% |
Severity of Sore throat when taking Prozac ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Sore throat||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Sore throat ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Sore throat||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 2.86%)
- Depression (1 people, 2.86%)
- Mood stabilizer (1 people, 2.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Pondimin (9 people, 25.71%)
- Trazodone hcl (8 people, 22.86%)
- Vicodin (7 people, 20.00%)
- Redux (7 people, 20.00%)
- Neurontin (6 people, 17.14%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 year ago):
Started taking prozac less then one month ago seems like I have a head cold with stuffy nose sore throat swollen tongue sinus congestions
From this study (2 years ago):
started on 20 mg prozac,side affects not present. Increased to 30 mg, side affects present, relatively severe. Decreased to 25 mg, side affects lessened in severity. Decreased to 20 mg, side affects lessened even more. Increased back to 25 mg, side affects increased in severty. Increased to 30 mg again, side affects severe.
From this study (3 years ago):
Have been on med for over 1 month
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