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Olanzapine and fluoxetine is a medication that is used for the treatment of depression associated with bipolar disorder, as well as treatment-resistant depression. It helps control symptoms by blocking or lessening the effects of certain brain chemicals. The medication comes in capsule form and is generally taken once a day. Potential side effects of olanzapine and fluoxetine include diarrhea, drowsiness, and weight gain.
What Is Olanzapine and Fluoxetine?
- Depression associated with bipolar disorder (bipolar depression)
- Treatment-resistant depression (depression that has not responded to treatment with at least two different antidepressants).