Fluoxetine Safety Information and Side Effects

Fluoxetine Safety Information

Completed Suicide ( 346 reports)    ➢ More

Toxicity To Various Agents, Completed Suicide, Cardiac Arrest, Coma, Status Epilepticus, Decerebrate Posture, Cardiogenic Shock, Arrhythmia

This case suggests a potential Fluoxetine Hydrochloride Completed Suicide side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 28-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Fluoxetine Hydrochloride (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Fluoxetine Hydrochloride the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
  • Completed Suicide
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Coma
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Decerebrate Posture
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Arrhythmia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Flecainide
  • Clonidine
  • Clonazepam
  • Lisinopril
  • Furosemide
  • Potassium Chloride
  • The patient was hospitalized. Although Fluoxetine Hydrochloride demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Completed Suicide, may still occur.

    Depression ( 233 reports)    ➢ More

    Product Substitution Issue, Depression, Disease Recurrence, Product Quality Issue

    Adverse event was reported on Feb 21, 2014 by a Female taking Fluoxetine 20mg (Dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 49 years of age, weighting 125.0 lb, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Fluoxetine side effects: product substitution issue, depression, disease recurrence, product quality issue.

    Anxiety ( 191 reports)    ➢ More

    Anxiety, Panic Attack, Self-injurious Ideation, Suicidal Ideation

    This Anxiety problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from GB. A 44-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): agitated depression,anxiety disorder,obsessive-compulsive disorder.On Nov 30, 2013 a consumer started treatment with Fluoxetine (fluoxetine) (dosage: 10 Mg, (20 Mg, 1 In 2 D), Oral). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Fluoxetine (fluoxetine), the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Anxiety
    • Panic Attack
    • Self-injurious Ideation
    • Suicidal Ideation
    The patient was hospitalized. Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Anxiety, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Suicidal Ideation ( 178 reports)    ➢ More

    Fatigue, Suicidal Ideation, Headache

    A case of a 18-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from GB was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: depression and was treated with Fluoxetine (dosage: NA) starting Oct 19, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Fatigue
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Headache
    This opens a possibility that Fluoxetine could cause Suicidal Ideation and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Serotonin Syndrome ( 164 reports)    ➢ More

    Serotonin Syndrome, Tremor, Dyskinesia, Mydriasis, Hyperventilation, Feeling Abnormal

    on Mar 10, 2014 a male from GB , 15 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Fluoxetine. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Fluoxetine side effects: serotonin syndrome, tremor, dyskinesia, mydriasis, hyperventilation, feeling abnormal. Fluoxetine dosage: NA.

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    Completed Suicide (346)
    Depression (233)
    Anxiety (191)
    Suicidal Ideation (178)
    Serotonin Syndrome (164)
    Agitation (160)
    Confusional State (159)
    Condition Aggravated (149)
    Cardiac Arrest (148)
    Death (143)
    Nausea (141)
    Toxicity To Various Agents (140)
    Headache (139)
    Fatigue (127)
    Dizziness (121)
    Feeling Abnormal (114)
    Respiratory Arrest (111)
    Poisoning (110)
    Tremor (108)
    Insomnia (104)
    Overdose (102)
    Product Substitution Issue (102)
    Vomiting (97)
    Convulsion (96)
    Dyspnoea (96)
    Suicide Attempt (94)
    Hyperhidrosis (89)
    Somnolence (87)
    Aggression (85)
    Fall (83)
    Malaise (81)
    Cardio-respiratory Arrest (80)
    Intentional Overdose (78)
    Pain (75)
    Abnormal Behaviour (74)
    Electrocardiogram Qt Prolonged (74)
    Loss Of Consciousness (74)
    Hypotension (73)
    Abdominal Pain (70)
    Diarrhoea (69)
    Decreased Appetite (64)
    Dyskinesia (64)
    Syncope (63)
    Hyponatraemia (62)
    Rash (61)
    Depressed Mood (59)
    Pyrexia (54)
    Irritability (53)
    Asthenia (50)
    Blood Pressure Increased (50)

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