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[floo-ok-si-teen] /fluˈɒk sɪˌtin/

noun, Pharmacology.
a white crystalline compound, C 17 H 18 F 3 NO⋅HCl: inhibits the uptake of serotonin and is used chiefly as an antidepressant.

fluoxetine hydrochloride flu·ox·e·tine hydrochloride (flōō-ŏk’sĭ-tēn’)
An oral antidepressant chemically unrelated to other antidepressants.


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