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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Safe: This medication has been around for some time. It is a relatively safe medication. However, your situation is unique. This is best discussed with y ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
OCD: It is in the class of SSRI. It is typically used to treat OCD.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Luvox (fluvoxamine): Mainly for Obsessive compulsive disorder.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Pancner
17 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Luvox (fluvoxamine): Luvox is a ssri antidepressant and is in the same class as prozac, zoloft, paxil, (paroxetine) Celexa and lexapro. It can be prescribed for depression ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Luvox (fluvoxamine): Try medicationdiscountcard.Com/drug/luvox-coupon/ or: rxpharmacycoupons.Com/luvox-cr-manufacturer-coupon.Html.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Luvox (fluvoxamine): Can work for some cases of depression, but is mostly indicated for obsessive compulsive disorder.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Howell
40 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: If someone takes it in the morning and feels drowsy during the day, they can switch to taking it at night. The daily dose can be taken once a day as ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Luvox (fluvoxamine): Can work for some cases of depression, but is mostly indicated for obsessive compulsive disorder.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
25 years experience in Psychiatry
It isnt: Luvox (fluvoxamine) is not fda approved as an antidepressant in the us because it would be too costly for the drug companies to do the studies to get ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Missid Ghanem
24 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Www.rxlist.com: Too many to list. Some are mild and will go away after a week or so; others should be reported to dr. Right away. Educate yourself either by visiting ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Pancner
17 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Luvox (fluvoxamine) and anxiety: Luvox is an ssri antidepressant and is in the same classification as prozax, zoloft, Celexa and lexapro (escitalopram). It's niche, so to speak, is to ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Yes: Luvox (fluvoxamine) has been reported to produce hallucinations rarely. If you have them, contact the doctor who prescribed it for you immediately. Go ... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Yes, some major: The major alerts are for the risk of serotonin syndrome. Several other concerns exist between these drugs and include increased risks for the common s ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
61 years experience in Geriatric Psychiatry
Expensive: Luvox (fluvoxamine) is not fda-approved for treatment of depression; used “off-label” for this illness. It has higher rate of side effects and drug in ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
13 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Suicidal thoughts: If you were having suicidal thoughts right now, go to your emergency room immediately. Turn off the computer, and do it right this minute.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
This could cause a : major drug interaction. Please see: http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=2184-0,1128-9754
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Luv ox: At low dose, it would help with sleep.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
25 years experience in Psychiatry
OCD: Luvox (fluvoxamine) is mostly used for OCD but is also approved for social phobia. It is approved in europe as an anti-depressant. This does not mea ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cyma Khalily
34 years experience in Psychiatry
DEPENDS: For the right illness Prozac (fluoxetine) can be very effective. Indicated for depression, anxiety, panic, social anxiety, ocd, pmdd.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samuel Bayles
18 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Luvox (fluvoxamine): it is an SSRI and used to treat anxiety and depressive disorders. its original marketing was for OCD but its fine for other anxiety disorders as well ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience in Psychiatry
Can be: A common side effect of Zoloft (sertraline) is drowsiness. Bedtime dosing may allay the problem. Be sure to discuss any side effects with your prescri ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience in Neurology
If by doctor's order: If you're taking these medications on doctor's order then, I cannot tell you NOT to take either one of them or any of them. But if what you're asking ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience in Psychiatry
Unlikely but..: The occurrence of elevated prolactin from Luvox (fluvoxamine) is rare. However, discuss with your doctor if you are concerned. A blood level is the on ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience in Psychiatry
If your doc advises: Can be taken but you need medical supervision
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience in Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Different delivery: Luvox = "immediate release" form of fluvoxamine. Starting dose for adults is 50 mg/day & maximum dose is 300 mg/day. When titrated to >100mg/d ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: But it is uncommon.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
No alcohol on Luvox (fluvoxamine): I suspect in most jurisdictions you are under age and it would be illegal for you to drink.Ritalin (methylphenidate) and alcohol should not be mixed b ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patricia Foster
43 years experience in Psychiatry
Unlikely: Good question. No blood level effects between Prozac (fluoxetine) and Klonopin that I could find.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Psychotropics: Difficult to compare antidepressant Paxil (paroxetine) with Antipsychotic Zyprexa with Antidepressant Wellbutrin with mood stabilizer Trileptal. It de ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marcie Berman
38 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Uncommon but possibl: Did you recently begin taking Luvox (fluvoxamine)? Sometimes medications can have unpredictable effects. No matter what the cause, however, homicida ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Cholesterol drugs: Fenofibrate has no interaction with luvox (fluvoxamine). Pravastatin is also fine. Best wishes.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Caroline Cribari
22 years experience in Psychiatry
Side effects: If still on the med, usu about 2 weeks after start a given dosage. If on or off the med, sometimes side effects can take much longer, even one minth t ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
43 years experience in Psychiatry
6 d-1/2life 9-28d: Withdrawal effects-dizziness, nausea, stomach cramps sweating , tingling and ysesthesias. Many patients tolearate 50% dose reduction for 3 days then a ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Anti-Depressant SEs: This is abnormal and perhaps a question that has no answer since it is not normal. Many men on this product get significant delay in ejaculation, the ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Yes, they do.: When fluvoxamine is taken with grapefruit juice, or even taken some time apart, the grapefruit juice may cause the fluvoxamine to build up in your bo ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Supportive: Usually it would be supportive therapy such as treatment for nausea and diarrhea and IV fluids for this. The overdose would have to be very large but ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
You are concerned: I've a feeling that you've asked a few questions about your rx combo ; dosage. I can't = pharma knowledge of prescribers, but I do share your concern ... Read More

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