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INTRODUCTION

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet is a type of antidepressant belonging to the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) group of medicines. It is prescribed to treat depression, where it helps to make you feel better. This medicine is also used to treat people with obsessive-compulsive disorder.

USES OF FLUVOXAMINE TABLET

  • Depression
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder

 

BENEFITS OF FLUVOXAMINE TABLET

In Depression

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet works by increasing the level of a chemical called serotonin in the brain. This improves your mood, relieves anxiety, tension, and helps you sleep better. It has fewer side effects than older antidepressants. It usually takes 4-6 weeks for this medicine to work so you need to keep taking it even if you feel it is not working. Do not stop taking it, even if you feel better unless your doctor advises you to.

In Obsessive-compulsive disorder

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet helps relieve symptoms of many anxiety disorders such as obsessive-compulsive disorder by increasing the level of a chemical called serotonin in your brain. It has fewer side effects than older antidepressants and is normally taken once a day. It helps you feel calm with a better ability to deal with problems. Exercise and a healthy diet can also improve your mood. Keep taking the medicine until your doctor advises you to stop.

 

SIDE EFFECTS OF FLUVOXAMINE TABLET

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Fluvoxamine

  • Delayed ejaculation
  • Drowsiness
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Low sexual desire
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Increased sweating
  • Indigestion
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Loss of appetite
  • Nervousness
  • Tremor
 

HOW TO USE FLUVOXAMINE TABLET

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

 

HOW FLUVOXAMINE TABLET WORKS

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet 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 of depression and also relieves symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorders.

 

SAFETY ADVICE

 

Alcohol

UNSAFE

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet.

 

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

 

Breast feeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.

 

Driving

SAFE

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.

 

Kidney

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

 

Liver

CAUTION

Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

 

WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE FLUVOXAMINE TABLET?

If you miss a dose of Fluvoxamine 100 Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Fluvoxamine Tablet

$236.00 Regular Price
$224.20Sale Price
  • Active Ingredient    (Generic Name)

    Fluvoxamine

       
    Packaging

    10 tablets in 1 strip

    Delivery Time

    1-2 Week