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Side effects of luvox (fluvoxamine) ''ssris''anti deppressant?

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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 above website, or by checking out the insert that comes with the meds & make sure to communicate closely with your prescribing dr.
Answered on Jun 11, 2015
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