fluvoxamine (Luvox and Luvox CR have been discontinued)

  • Pharmacy Author:
    Omudhome Ogbru, PharmD

    Dr. Ogbru received his Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy in 1995. He completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Arizona/University Medical Center in 1996. He was a Professor of Pharmacy Practice and a Regional Clerkship Coordinator for the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy from 1996-99.

  • Medical and Pharmacy Editor: Jay W. Marks, MD
    Jay W. Marks, MD

    Jay W. Marks, MD

    Jay W. Marks, MD, is a board-certified internist and gastroenterologist. He graduated from Yale University School of Medicine and trained in internal medicine and gastroenterology at UCLA/Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Is fluvoxamine safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?

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

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/11/2016

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