When used in tandem with a behavior modification approach, fluoxetine is a powerful antidepressant that can help with separation anxiety.
Who is Fluoxetine Tablet for?
Dogs and cats.
Why use Fluoxetine Tablet?
Separation anxiety is treated with fluoxetine, which is a vital part of a complete behavior modification approach.
How does Fluoxetine Tablet work?
Fluoxetine affects brain chemicals that might cause obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety, panic, or depression.
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How is Fluoxetine Tablet sold?
Sold by the tablet in strengths of 10 mg or 20 mg.
What are the side effects of Fluoxetine Tablet?
Disinhibition is a side effect of anti-anxiety drugs that pet owners should be aware of. Because the animal's concern about the potential repercussions is lowered, his or her inhibitions about violent conduct are reduced. Animals that had previously displayed no evidence of hostility may suddenly become hostile. Drowsiness and lethargy are the most commonly reported adverse effects. Other possible adverse effects include appetite loss or stomach upset.
What special precautions are there?
Ensure that the bottle remains closed securely when the product is not being used. Never separate the bottle from the desiccant canister.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Fluoxetine Tablet?
Product should be stored between 68 and 77 degrees Fahrenheit (20 and 25 degrees Celsius). Between 59 and 86 degrees Fahrenheit (15 and 30 degrees Celsius), short excursions are acceptable.
This medication is a generic alternative to Prozac.
Recommended Daily Dose: Pets 8.8 to 17.6 Lbs: 8 mg Pets 17.7 to 35.2 Lbs: 16 mg Pets 35.3 to 70.4 Lbs: 32 mg