Medicine Overview of Fluvoxin Tablet ER
Side effects of Fluvoxin Tablet ER
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Fatigue.
How to use Fluvoxin Tablet ER
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 Fluvoxin CR 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Fluvoxin Tablet ER works
Fluvoxin cr 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 Fluvoxin Tablet ER
Expert advice for Fluvoxin Tablet ER
- It can take 2-3 weeks for Fluvoxin 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 Fluvoxin, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- If your doctor asks you to stop Fluvoxin, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
- The addiction/dependence potential of Fluvoxin is very less.
- You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
Special precautions for Fluvoxin CR 50mg Tablet
Fluvoxin CR 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fluvoxin CR 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.
Fluvoxin CR 50mg Tablet should be used with caution during l+more
actation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Fluvoxin CR 50mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Fluvoxin CR 50mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidn+more
ey disease. No dose adjustment of Fluvoxin CR 50mg Tablet is recommended....
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
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 Fluvoxin 50mg Tablet ER
Frequently asked questions for Fluvoxamine
Fluvoxin is not a controlled substance, narcotic or addictive
Fluvoxin is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor or benzo. It is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Fluvoxin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Luvox is the brand name of Fluvoxin. Fluvoxin 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 Fluvoxin make you sleepy, cause hair loss, weight gain or loss, get you high, and make you tired?
Fluvoxin can make you sleepy, gain weight or lose, get you high and tired. Generally Fluvoxin does not cause hair loss.
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