Photosensitivity reaction to fluoxetine and alprazolam

  title={Photosensitivity reaction to fluoxetine and alprazolam},
  author={Luciana Pazzagli and Roberto Banfi and Giovanna Borselli and Maria Vittoria Semmola},
  journal={Pharmacy World and Science},
We report the case of a male individual who developed a severe photosensitive reaction after sun exposure during therapy with fluoxetin 20 mg bid plus alprazolam 0.25 mg bid due to depressive disturbances. The patients, of North‐African origin, was not taking other prescription medications nor over the counter products; in the past he had never shown any reaction to sunlight nor had ever used sun protective agents because of its phenotypical skin mark. Three months later, after a second… CONTINUE READING
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