Definition of Fluoxetine in English :

Define Fluoxetine in English

Fluoxetine meaning in English

Meaning of Fluoxetine in English

Pronunciation of Fluoxetine in English

Fluoxetine pronunciation in English

Pronounce Fluoxetine in English


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1. fluoxetine, fluoxetine hydrocholoride, prozac, sarafem

a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor commonly prescribed as an antidepressant (trade names Prozac or Sarafem); it is thought to work by increasing the activity of serotonin in the brain

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a drug that prolongs the action of serotonin in the brain. It is used as an antidepressant

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A drug of the SSRI class, C17H18F3NO, used in its hydrochloride form to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, premenstrual dysphoric disorder, and certain eating disorders.

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