Category Archives: Psychiatric Illness

How to Deal With Depression?

Medications for Depression Q: I’ve been on zyban for more than a month, but I am still depressed. Although I used to take it for around three years, and it was very good. Now can I take zyban with deanxit?? -By Tina Reply: If you are being treated for depression, these medicines are not very […]

What Are the Side Effects of Fluoxetine (Prozac)?

Adverse Effects of Fluoxetine Q: I am 36 years old female. I am taking Fluoxetine hydrocholoride since one month. Does it have any side effects? -By Bharti Reply: The drug fluoxetine belongs to the SSRI group. They are selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors. All patients taking the drug need not manifest similar side effects. Some people are […]

SSRIs Preferred Over Deanxit Due to Side Effects

SSRIs Preferred Over Deanxit Due to Adverse Effects Deanxit has many side effects. It has been banned in many countries including Denmark (the country where it was manufactured) and the U.S. This drug is basically a combination of two psychoactive components. They are- flupentixol and melitracen. The second component (melitracen) is still not fully studied, […]