Were you looking for information about Prozac? Prozack is a common misspelling of Prozac.
Prozac®, a prescription medication, is licensed for the treatment of conditions such as depression, bulimia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and panic disorder. When used in combination with Zyprexa® (olanzapine), it is also approved for treating bipolar depression and treatment-resistant depression. It is available as capsules or in liquid form and is available in a number of different strengths. Prozac is a type of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor that works by blocking the reuptake of serotonin in the brain.
While most people have no problems with this medication, it is not suitable for everyone. For example, if you have liver or kidney disease, diabetes, or certain allergies, you may not be able to take Prozac. In addition, women who are pregnant or nursing may be advised to avoid this drug. Drowsiness, nausea, and anxiety are some of the common side effects of this medication.
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