A 23-year-old female asked:
Im in the u.s. is luvox still prescribed in 2015?? hearing two different stories that it is and isent. want to maybe try luvox or effexor (venlafaxine).
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Dr. Pacita Davidanswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Yes it is: Luvox (fluvoxamine) is still being prescribed in the U.S. Its primary indications are for obsessive compulsive disorder and social anxiety disorder, although it is also used off-label for other anxiety and depressive disorders. Recommend discussion with doctor regarding your particular symptoms to determine the most appropriate medication options for you. Hope this is useful information.
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