Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking fluoxetine.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery is okay, but should be avoided until you know how it affects you.
Do NOT use fluoxetine HCL if:
- You are currently taking other antidepressants.
There is little evidence with regards to the use of fluoxetine during pregnancy or breastfeeding, and so consult your doctor or health care professional before taking it.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. The usual dose for adults is 20mg. The usual dose for children is 10mg.
Possible interactions with fluoxetine include pain/sleep medications, other antidepressants, or cold medicine. Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with fluoxetine HCL.