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Pro·zac

 (prō′zăk′)
A trademark for the hydrochloride salt of the drug fluoxetine.
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Prozac

(ˈprəʊzæk)
n
(Pharmacology) trademark fluoxetine; a drug that prolongs the action of serotonin in the brain; used as an antidepressant
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Pro•zac

(ˈproʊ zæk)
Trademark.
a brand of fluoxetine hydrochloride.
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Noun1.Prozac - a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor commonly prescribed as an antidepressant (trade names Prozac or Sarafem)Prozac - a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor commonly prescribed as an antidepressant (trade names Prozac or Sarafem); it is thought to work by increasing the activity of serotonin in the brain
selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor, SSRI - an antidepressant drug that acts by blocking the reuptake of serotonin so that more serotonin is available to act on receptors in the brain
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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Prozac

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Prozac®

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Prozac®

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The popular antidepressant Prozac is to be permanently removed from pharmacy shelves this April in Taiwan, announced the drug's Taiwanese manufacturer Zuellig Pharma last week, reported CNA.
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Researchers randomly assigned 122 patients with major depression, aged 19 to 60, to receive one of four treatments: 30 minutes of daily exposure to fluorescent light, 20mg of Prozac daily, both light and Prozac, and a dummy pill and exposure to an electric air purifier.
A teenager is to sue the makers of Prozac claiming his mother's use of the drug while pregnant left him severely disabled.

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