Edgemont Pharmaceuticals announced that fluoxetine 60mg tablets are now available. The 60mg tablet is scored to allow for convenient half-tablet dosing (30mg). This strength and formulation of fluoxetine is only available generically.

Currently, fluoxetine is marketed under the brand name Prozac (Lilly). This selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) indicated for the treatment of major depressive disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder in adults and pediatrics, and bulimia nervosa and panic disorder in adults. It is already available as tablets or capsules in 10mg, 20mg, and 40mg dosage strengths, a weekly 90mg dosage strength, and a 20mg/5mL oral solution.

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