- What is fluvoxamine, and how does it work (mechanism of action)?
- Is fluvoxamine available as a generic drug?
- Do I need a prescription for fluvoxamine?
- What are the uses for fluvoxamine?
- What are the side effects of fluvoxamine?
- What is the dosage for fluvoxamine?
- Which drugs or supplements interact with fluvoxamine?
- Is fluvoxamine safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- What else should I know about fluvoxamine?
Is fluvoxamine safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
- There are no adequate studies of fluvoxamine in pregnant women. Infants exposed to SSRIs in late pregnancy may have an increased risk for persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN), which can be fatal.
- Fluvoxamine is excreted into breast milk. There are no adequate studies in lactating women.
What else should I know about fluvoxamine?
What preparations of fluvoxamine are available?
- Tablets: 25, 50 and 100 mg.
- Tablets (extended release): 100 and 150 mg.
How should I keep fluvoxamine stored?
Tablets should be kept at room temperature, 15 C - 30 C (59 F - 86 F).
Reference: FDA Prescribing Information
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