fluoxetine hydrochloride


fluoxetine hydrochloride
An oral antidepressant; selectively prevents serotonin reuptake.

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[USP] the hydrochloride salt of fluoxetine, used in the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, bulimia nervosa, and premenstrual dysphoric disorder; administered orally.

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