• Cap. Flunil-20mg

Cap. Flunil-20mg

Requires Prescription
strip of 10 tablets
Generic Name: Fluoxetine
25 Ratings
Rs. 64

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Information about Cap. Flunil-20mg

Flunil contains Fluoxetine as the active ingredient which is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI), used to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, eating disorders, and panic attacks, premenstrual dysphoric disorder. Fluoxetine selectively inhibits serotonin reuptake at the presynaptic neuronal membrane leading to increased synaptic concentrations of serotonin, resulting in numerous functional changes associated with enhanced serotonergic neurotransmission.




Flunil is prescribed for the treatment of:
• Depression
• Bulimia nervosa
• Obsessive compulsive disorder
• Pre-menstrual dysmorphic disorder
• Panic disorder

Direction to Use

  • Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.
  • Flunil Capsule may be taken with or without food. Take this medicine at the same time regularly.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly without informing your doctor as it may cause withdrawal symptoms.
  • Take it in the morning since it can keep you awake if taken late at night.

Side Effects

Common Side Effects of Flunil are Low sexual desire, Delayed ejaculation, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Vomiting, Nausea, Erectile dysfunction, Stomach upset, Restlessness.

It may cause anxiety and agitation when you first start taking it. It may cause weight loss and decreased appetite. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how Flunil Capsule affects you. Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.

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strip of 10 tablets
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