Medicine Overview of Fluvo Tablet
Side effects of Fluvo Tablet
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Fatigue.
How to use Fluvo 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 Fluvo 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Fluvo Tablet works
Fluvo 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 Fluvo Tablet
Expert advice for Fluvo Tablet
- It can take 2-3 weeks for Fluvo 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 Fluvo, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- If your doctor asks you to stop Fluvo, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
- The addiction/dependence potential of Fluvo is very less.
- You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
Special precautions for Fluvo 50mg Tablet
Fluvo 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fluvo 50mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Fluvo 50mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Fluvo 50mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Fluvo 50mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with k+more
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fluvo 50mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Fluvo 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi+more
th liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fluvo 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 200mg Injection, Rimarex 300mg Capsule, Gli 2mg Tablet, Glisen 1mg Tablet
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.
Frequently asked questions for Fluvo 50mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Fluvoxamine
Fluvo is not a controlled substance, narcotic or addictive
Fluvo is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor or benzo. It is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Fluvo is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Luvox is the brand name of Fluvo. Fluvo 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
Q. Does Fluvo make you sleepy, cause hair loss, weight gain or loss, get you high, and make you tired?
Fluvo can make you sleepy, gain weight or lose, get you high and tired. Generally Fluvo does not cause hair loss.
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