Fluvoxin 100 Mg
Fluvoxin 100 mg Tablet is an antidepressant which is used in the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Do not stop taking this medicine without informing the doctor as it may cause unwanted.
Description Of Fluvoxin 100mg
Fluvoxin 100 mg Tablet is an antidepressant which is used in the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Do not stop taking this medicine without informing the doctor as it may cause unwanted effects. It should be used with caution due to the increase in the risk of suicidal thoughts.
Fluvoxin 100mg Chemical Name
- Fluvoxamine (100mg)
Fluvoxin 100mg Manufacturer
- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Uses of Fluvoxin 100mg
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
What is Fluvoxin 100mg?
Fluvoxin Tablet is used for Treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder, Anxiety disorder and other conditions. Fluvoxin Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Fluvoxin Tablet contains Fluvoxamine as an active ingredient.
Fluvoxin Tablet works by inhibiting serotonin reuptake in brain neurons.
How Fluvoxin 100mg working
Fluvoxin 100 mg Tablet XR 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.
How is Fluvoxin 100mg used?
Treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder
Fluvoxin 100mg Indications
Take Fluvoxin 100 mg Tablet as advised by your doctor. Do not take in larger amounts than prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesired effects. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting the doctor as it may cause withdrawal symptoms. Monitoring of symptoms like suicidal thoughts and behavior changes is necessary.
Fluvoxin 100mg Dosage
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
Contraindication Of Fluvoxin 100mg
- Monoamine oxidase inhibitors
Adverse effects Of Fluvoxin 100mg
- Low sexual desire
- Delayed ejaculation
- Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
- Weight gain
- Erectile dysfunction
- Stomach upset
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Fluvoxin 100mg
Avoid driving or operating machinery when taking this drug
Beware of clinical worsening and suicide risk when using this drug
Inform doctor about concomitant drug use to avoid clinially important drug-drug interactions
Patients with concomitant illness
Patients with impaired liver function
Patients with seizures
Presence of bipolar disorder
Risk of activation of mania or hypomania
Risk of hyponatremia
Storage Conditions for Fluvoxin 100mg
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.