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Is there a difference in luvox (fluvoxamine) and luvox (fluvoxamine) cr?
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
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In brief: Controlled release
In february 2008, the fda approved an extended-release capsule of Luvox -- Luvox cr -- for the treatment of social anxiety disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder (ocd) in adults.
It's the same basic medicine as Luvox (fluvoxamine) but longer acting.

In brief: Controlled release
In february 2008, the fda approved an extended-release capsule of Luvox -- Luvox cr -- for the treatment of social anxiety disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder (ocd) in adults.
It's the same basic medicine as Luvox (fluvoxamine) but longer acting.
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Dr. Pamela Pappas
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Luvox (fluvoxamine)
Agree. Also, luvox-cr is the continuous release form & works for 24 hours.

In brief: Luvox (fluvoxamine)
Agree. Also, luvox-cr is the continuous release form & works for 24 hours.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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