-American College of Veterinary Behaviorists

Other things to consider:

Fluoxetine does not work immediately. There is about a 2-3 week period for the medication to take effect.

Common, but not serious side effects include drowsiness, lack of energy, reduced appetite, vomiting, diarrhea, shaking, shivering, tremors, restlessness, or panting.

Disclaimer: The information provided in this article is solely for educating the reader. It is not intended to be a substitute for the advice of a veterinarian.

Like it? Share it!

Get Updates Right to Your Inbox

Sign up to receive the latest and greatest articles from our site automatically each week (give or take)...right to your inbox.
Blog Updates

Pet Ponder