Luvox is indicated for that treatments for obsessions and compulsions in patients with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). Luvox can be a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It works by restoring the total amount of serotonin, an all-natural substance in the brain, that helps to reduce anxiety and obsessive or compulsive behavior.
Use Luvox as directed by your doctor.
Ask your doctor questions maybe you have regarding how to use Luvox.
Store Luvox at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Avoid temperatures above 86 degrees F (30 degrees C). Store faraway from heat, moisture, and lightweight. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Luvox out from the reach of kids and far from pets.
Active Ingredient: Fluvoxamine maleate.
All medicines could potentially cause unwanted side effects, however, many everyone has no, or minor, side effects.
Check with your medical professional if any of these most popular negative effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; decreased sexual ability; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; gas; headache; increased sweating; loss in appetite; nausea; nervousness; sore throat; stomach upset; sleep disorders; vomiting; weakness.
Seek medical help without delay if all of these severe unwanted side effects occur:
Severe allergies (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); bizarre behavior; black or bloody stools; chest pain; confusion; decreased concentration; decreased coordination; exaggerated reflexes; fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever; hallucinations; loss of memory; new or worsening agitation, anxiety, depression, panic and anxiety attacks, aggressiveness, impulsiveness, irritability, hostility, exaggerated sense of well-being, restlessness, or inability to sit still; painful menstrual periods; persistent, painful erection; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; seizures; severe or persistent headache or sleep disorders; stiff muscles; stomach pain; suicidal thoughts or attempts; tremor; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual or severe mental or mood changes; unusual swelling; unusual weakness; vision changes.
This is just not a complete listing of all unwanted side effects which could occur. If you have questions about negative effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Luvox if:
Contact a medical expert or physician without delay if all of these connect with you.
Some health concerns may interact with Luvox. Tell a medical expert or pharmacist in case you have any medical conditions, particularly if any of the following apply to you:
Some medicines may interact with Luvox. Tell your medical provider if you are taking another medicines, especially any in the following:
This will not be a complete set of all interactions which could occur. Ask your health care provider if Luvox may talk with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or alter the dose of the medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.