PTSD
info
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DISCLAIMER: This info is not official, it is for conversational purposes only. The info
comes from Google.
Call  your doctor or your pharmacist for info re medication.
Generic name

Fluvoxamine
Brand name

Luvox
Type

SSRI
Target symptoms

Depression, OCD
(obsessive-compulsive disorder)
Contraindications

Co-administration of thioridazine, terfenadine,
astemizole, cisapride, pimozide, alosetron or
tizanidine with fluvoxamine maleate, breastfeeding
Possible side effects (call doctor)
unusual tiredness; vomiting, abdominal pain; change in sense of taste; decreased
appetite; diarrhea; dryness of mouth; feeling of constant movement of self or
surroundings; feeling of fast or irregular heartbeat; frequent urination; heartburn;
increased sweating; trembling or shaking; unusual weight gain or loss
Medication sometimes prescribed in the treatment of PTSD - Luvox