Thyroid Problems/Hyperthyroifism


Hi... I was just prescribed prozac from my doctor . I was reading that it contains flouride and that can affect thyroud function. I have a family history of hyperthyroidism but so far my thyroud has been ok. Should I be concerned that this medication will induce hyperthyroidism  ?

Dont worry prozac doesnt have any effect on thyroid. I dont see any matter of concern in taking prozac with respect to thyroid functioning.

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Dr.Shrinidhi Kulkarni


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