Rare Olanzapine and Fluoxetine Side Effects
Rare olanzapine and fluoxetine
side effects occur in less than 1 percent of people taking the medication. Because these side effects are so uncommon, it is difficult to tell whether they are caused by olanzapine
or something else.
These rare side effects include but are not limited to:
- Nausea and vomiting
- Stomach or intestinal ulcer
- Hair loss
- Dry skin
- Dry eyes
- Menstrual changes or problems
- Breast milk leakage in women (who are not breastfeeding)
- Urination problems.
Final Thoughts on Olanzapine and Fluoxetine Side Effects
You may experience some or none of the olanzapine and fluoxetine side effects
listed in this article. Unfortunately, there is no way for your healthcare provider to know beforehand if you will have side effects from a medicine that you have never tried. Therefore, make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you develop any side effects while taking the medication. You should also let your healthcare provider know if you develop something that "just does not seem right" during treatment. While it may not be a side effect of olanzapine and fluoxetine, your healthcare provider will be able to diagnose and treat the problem.