|1.||MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODES |
This includes a single episode or recurrent depression with associated anxiety.
|2.||BULIMIA NERVOSA |
Fluoxetine hydrochloride has been shown to significantly decrease binge-eating and purging activity.
|3.||OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE DISORDER |
Fluoxetine is indicated for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. The obsessions or compulsions must be experienced as intrusive, markedly distressing, time consuming or interfering significantly with the persons social or occupational function.
|1.||MAJOR DEPRESSIVE EPISODES For the treatment of a major depressive episode: The usual initial dosage is 20 mg administered once daily in the morning. The daily dose should not exceed a maximum of 80 mg per day.|
|2.||BULIMIA NERVOSA: The recommended dosage is 60 mg per day|
|3.||OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER: A dose range of 20 mg/day to 60 mg/day is recommended for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder.|