RightAnswer Knowledge Solutions Search Results for Fluoxetine

New Search  |  Search Results (Fluoxetine)  |  Index of Example Chemical Results Pages
register now
RightAnswer Knowledge Solutions provides access to hundreds of data sources. Our premier and proprietary sources include fully-researched documents from well-established experts in the chemical and HazMat fields.

A search in our system for this chemical would return results – all in one place -- in the following categories from the listed data sources.
  • Chemical Identification
  • Environmental Hazards
  • First Aid/Medical Treatment
  • Handling/Storage/Shipping/Waste Management
  • Personal Protection
  • Physical Hazards/Corrective Response Actions
  • Physical/Chemical Properties
  • Regulatory/Standards/Labels
  • Report Abstracts and Studies
  • Reproductive Risk
  • Toxicology/Health Hazards/Exposure
Example of Acute Exposure data from MEDITEXT.

RightAnswer Proprietary Data Sources:

HAZARDTEXT™ Documentshelp
MEDITEXT® Documentshelp
REPROTEXT® Documentshelp


All Other Data Sources:

DART Documentshelp
• A case of lithium-induced cardiovascular malformations.
• A prospective, multicentre study of pregnancy outcome following first trimester exposure to fluoxetine (ProzacÑ).
• A prospective, multicentre study of pregnancy outcome following first trimester exposure to fluoxetine.
Show More
More...
ECOTOX Documentshelp
LOLI® Listingshelp
REPROTOX® Documentshelp
RTECS® Registryhelp
Shepard's Cataloghelp
TERIS Documentshelp
MSDSonline®help

ChemID External Links:


Other Government Links Searched via RegsKnowledge:

State Environmental Regulationshelp
CFR Regulationshelp

Example Content from MEDITEXT for Fluoxetine:


Please note: this is an extract of information from a larger document. Full document and details are available by subscription.

ACUTE EXPOSURE INFORMATION

  1. USES: Fluoxetine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) and is used for depressive disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic attack, and bulimia nervosa.
  1. PHARMACOLOGY: Fluoxetine and its active metabolite norfluoxetine inhibit reuptake of serotonin from the synaptic cleft, therefore increasing serotonergic neurotransmission.
  1. TOXICOLOGY: Severe toxicity is not common, but may develop from excessive serotonergic effects, particularly when fluoxetine is ingested with another agent that increases CNS serotonin.
  1. EPIDEMIOLOGY: Poisoning with fluoxetine and other SSRIs are common. Life threatening toxicity is rare, and patients usually recover without sequelae.
  1. WITH THERAPEUTIC USE
    1. ADVERSE EFFECTS: Somnolence, dizziness, insomnia, nervousness, headache, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea are often reported. Hyponatremia, due to inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone (SIADH), may be observed.
  1. WITH POISONING/EXPOSURE
    1. MILD TO MODERATE POISONING: Somnolence, dizziness, nausea, and vomiting are common; QTc prolongation may occur even in therapeutic or mild overdose.
    1. SEVERE POISONING: Significant CNS depression, seizures, and QTc prolongation. Ventricular dysrhythmias have rarely been reported. Serotonin toxicity (autonomic instability, altered mental status, seizures, muscle rigidity, hyperreflexia, and hyperthermia) may occur; however, most reported cases involve patients using multiple serotonergic agents.
© 2011-2017 RightAnswer.com, Inc. and/or its licensors. All rights reserved. No claim to original U.S. Govt. works.