Buy Prozac Online - Antidepressant
Prozac is an antidepressant that has a pronounced stimulating activity. This antidepressant effectively alleviates the symptoms of various types of mental disorders, including the symptoms of:
- Nervous bulimia
- Panic attacks
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
The pronounced psychostimulating effect allows using Prozac to treat atypical depression, combined with asthenic symptoms and manifestations of apathy.
*Prozac can be taken to reduce the symptoms severity of postpartum depression. But before a young mother starts taking this antidepressant, doctor must make sure that she is ready to refuse breastfeeding her child.
The action mechanism of Prozac is based on an increase in the level of serotonin in the brain. Thanks to this effect, Prozac promotes:
- Dysphoria reduction
- Mood improvement
- Elimination of fear
- Stress relief
The advantage of Prozac over other antidepressants is its prolonged antidepressant and anti-panic effect. One morning dose of Prozac is usually sufficient to control the symptoms of depression throughout the day.
Single dose regimen increases the convenience of antidepressant therapy and reduces the risk of mental status deterioration. The length of Prozac use depends on the severity of the mental disorder and can range from a few days to several months.
Prozac capsules or oral solution may be prescribed for the treatment of depression. For most patients, the optimal single dose of Prozac is 20 mg per day.
- Depending on the etiology and severity of the depressive condition, Prozac dosage for adults can be increased to 80 mg.
- If a high dose of 80 mg causes side effects, doctor may recommend the patient to divide it into 2 intakes.
- Children and adolescents are not recommended to take more than 20 mg of Prozac per day.
Significant antidepressant effect is achieved 7-20 days after the first dose of Prozac. After the disappearance of the main clinical manifestations of depression, doctor can prescribe long-term maintenance therapy for depression. For these purposes, Prozac Weekly 90 mg capsules are used, which should be taken once a week.
If the symptoms of severe depression return during the maintenance therapy period, it is necessary to consider the possibility of switching to daily doses of Prozac 20 mg. The decision to change the dosing regimen should be taken only after consulting your doctor.
Some groups of patients are prescribed Prozac in combination with other drugs to treat mental disorders. For example, patients with bipolar disorder, in addition to the antidepressant Prozac, may be prescribed the antipsychotic Olanzapine.
- The initial dose of Prozac/Olanzapine for the treatment of mental disorders is 20 mg/5 mg.
- Significant improvement in depressive and manic symptoms with the combined use of Prozac/Olanzapine occurs in 1.5-2 months.
Combined use of Prozac and Olanzapine leads to a significantly greater reduction in the severity of the depressive disorders symptoms, compared to monotherapy with each drug alone.
It should be noted that the risk of recurrent depression increases, when patients use Prozac together with alcohol. At that, Prozac can increase cravings for alcohol in alcoholics. Therefore, patients with a history of alcohol dependence should take this drug with caution.
Therapy of depressive disorders with Prozac is usually well tolerated by patients. Side effects occur rarely and are not clinically significant.
Prozac does not adversely affect blood pressure. But, like any other antidepressant from the SSRI group, Prozac is able to intensify intestinal peristalsis. Therefore, in many patients, this antidepressant causes gastrointestinal side effects, such as: abdominal pain, nausea, or diarrhea.
The missed dose of Prozac does not affect the intensity of the therapeutic effect. At the same time, the antidepressant is well tolerated by patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) and does not cause withdrawal syndrome.