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Quit taking Prozac after doctor increased dosage. Is it dangerous?

Hi Dr.Bienenfield, I want to ask some question about prozac medicine.I used to take 3 capsul every day.At the first, it was 2, but my doctor increased the dose to 3.And I quitted prozac one months ago by myself.I didn t ask my doc.So, is it dangerous? What i need to do, now? And last question, can prozac reduce sexual life? If it can: Do peoples come back to regular(or normal) sexual life, when they quit?
Asked On : Sun, 2 Sep 2012
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Dear patient
Suddenly stopping your routine drugs for whatever reasons is more dangerous than actually continuing it . So do continue the drug. And yes prozac can cause decreased libido , if you have no other problems just reducing the doses is enough to bring back it. And do practice yoga
Answered: Sun, 2 Sep 2012
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