What is Luvox?

Luvox is a trade name for Fluvoxamine which functions as a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) and σ1 receptor agonist. Fluvoxamine is used primarily for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and is also used to treat major depressive disorder (MDD), and anxiety disorders such as panic disorder and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

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I have just switched from 80 mg. of Prozac to 300 mg. of Luvox. While the Luvox is helping my eating disorder, I don t feel as cheery as I did on...

doctor1 MD

It's better to avoid prozac(fluoxetine) and luvox(fluvoxamine). The combination may increase the levels of serotonin and cause a dangerous...

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I have OCD and take generic Luvox 100mg a day, I have been on luvox for 20 years. I have just
experienced a melt down with my OCD, which led to...

doctor1 MD


I understand your concsern.

In OCD due to constant thoughts and anxiety you have sleep problems.

So need to do treatment
of both OCD and...

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I have been on 50 mg of luvox for 11 days and now 100 mgs of luvox for 5 days. I am also taking 10 mgs of Zyprexa daily. I have intrusive thoughts...

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Brief Answer:
Treatment appear to in right direction and doses.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your query.
I appreciate your efforts for...

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