Disease Information for Fluoxetine (Prozac) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Spontaneous ejaculation
Hypereactive/on exam
Agitation
Chronic/recurrent anxiety
Hypomanic state
Psychotic behavior/symptomatic
Queer bizarre behavior/change
Short attention span
Suicidal depression
Suicide ideation/plans
Restlessness/Anxiousness
Weight Loss
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Digoxin serum level (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Anxiety disorder/panic attacks
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Agitation/Hyperactivity/Hypomania.
Drug induced Inappropriate ADH syndrome/SIADHS
Drug induced Suicidal impulse/suicide/ideation
Dyskinesia
Hyperserotoninemia/SSRI toxicity
Hypomania
Inappropriate ADH secretion syndrome
Paranoia reaction
Parkinsonism, secondary
REM Behavior disorder/RBD
Serotonin SSRI/St Johns Wort syndrome
Suicide attempt/suicidal/suicide
Upper GI Bleeding in Elderly
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Antidepressant medication (examples)
DRUG/Psychoactive/sedative drug (category)
DRUG/Safe in pregnancy patient (B)
DRUG/Selective serotonin reuptake inhib/SSRI (example)
DRUG/Serotonin reuptake inhibitor/CNS effect
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Benzenepropanamine N methyl gamma (4 (trifluoromethyl)phenoxy) (+ ), FLUOX, Fluoxetin, fluoxetine, Fluoxetine (product), Fluoxetine (substance), FLUOXETINE PREPARATION, N methyl gamma (4 (trifluoromethyl) phenoxy) benzenepropanamine, N Methyl gamma (4 (trifluoromethyl)phenoxy)benzenepropanamine, Brand name/ Symbyax (Olanzapine-Fluoxetine) combination, Brand name/Prozac (Fluoxetine), Brand name/Sarafem (Fluoxetine)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.$$$ Expensive medication
DRUG/.$$$$ Very Expensive
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose 10 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 20 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 40 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 80 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Capsule preparation/drug (ex)
DRUG/Dose liquid/syrup/suspension form
DRUG/Dose once daily (RX)
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Half-life 6 days
DRUG/Half-life very long (days)
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
-Protein bound/drug
Definition

Central CNS SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) Drug; class of antidepressant drug restores serotonin levels to strategic synapse areas; safer than most and versatile; oral preparations

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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