Fluvaris 50mg Tablet

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Crescent Therapeutics Ltd

Composition for Fluvaris 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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Alcohol
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₹12.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Fluvaris Tablet

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Uses of Fluvaris Tablet

Fluvaris 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia, Post traumatic stress disorder and Obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Side effects of Fluvaris Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Fatigue.

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How to use Fluvaris Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Fluvaris 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Fluvaris Tablet works

Fluvaris 50mg tablet is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger in the brain. This improves mood and physical symptoms in depression and relieves symptoms of panic and obsessive disorders.

In Depth Information on Fluvaris Tablet

Expert advice for Fluvaris Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Fluvaris to start working.
  • Do not stop treatment suddenly as this may cause a stomach upset, flu-like withdrawal symptoms and sleep disturbance.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Fluvaris, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Fluvaris, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Fluvaris is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Fluvaris 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Fluvaris 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fluvaris 50mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Fluvaris 50mg Tablet should be used with caution during lact
ation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
SAFE
Fluvaris 50mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Fluvaris 50mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Fluvaris 50mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 2mg Injection, Rimarex 300mg Capsule, Gli 2mg Tablet, Glychek 40mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Fluvoxamine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Fluvaris 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Fluvoxamine

Fluvaris is not a controlled substance, narcotic or addictive
Fluvaris is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor or benzo. It is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Fluvaris is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Luvox is the brand name of Fluvaris. Fluvaris and Prozac (fluoxetine) belongs to same class of medications however they differ in the dose to be taken, duration of action and the side effects they produce. Xanax (alprazolam) is a different drug from different class used to treat anxiety disorder
Q. Can fluvoxamine be taken with ibuprofen?
Fluvoxamine when taken with ibuprofen may lead to increased bruising or bleeding
Fluvaris can make you sleepy, gain weight or lose, get you high and tired. Generally Fluvaris does not cause hair loss.
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