interactions between prozac and fentanyl. My husbands meds were recently doubled. Prozac now 40mg and fentanyl 50mcg. and he is now talking in his sleep every night and constantly scratching at himself in his sleep. very impatient and unfocused during the day
Welcome to the Pain Mangement Forum. I apologize for my tardy response. And I am so sorry to hear about your husband's reaction to the increase in medications.
Fentanyl can be a very good drug to treat chronic pain. We have several members that have had good pain management with Fentanyl for some time. However we all react differently.
I don't know what "recently" means. If this increase was just a week ago it may take time for his system to adjust to it. If it was a month ago I would be more concerned with his reaction. It may be the Prozac more than the Fentanyl or just the combination.
Certainly contact his physician. Make sure he is aware of his new symptoms. And please keep in touch and let us know how he is doing. We will look forward to your updates. He is fortunate to have you, a concerned spouse.
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