Luvox Oral Tablet 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Luvox 100mg Tab
AbbVie US LLC formerly Solvay Pharmaceuticals Inc an Abbott Company
Pill Identification: SOLVAY 4210 
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Fluvoxamine 100mg Tab
Eon Labs Inc a Division of Sandoz
Pill Identification: E 157 
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Fluvoxamine 100mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 414 
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Fluvoxamine 100mg Tab
Barr Laboratories Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: 969 100  |  b
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Fluvoxamine 100mg Tab
Ivax Pharmaceuticals Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: 4392 
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Fluvoxamine 100mg Tab
Apotex Corp
Pill Identification: FLU 100  |  APO
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Fluvoxamine 100mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M 414 
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Fluvoxamine 100mg Tab
BayPharma, Inc.
Pill Identification: 12 21 
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Fluvoxamine 100mg Tab
ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Pill Identification: 12 21 

What is this Medicine?

FLUVOXAMINE (floo VOX a meen) is an antidepressant. It is used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder.

In-Depth Information

Luvox 100mg Tablet

NDC: 000324210
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Obsessive-compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bulimia Nervosa, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD), Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Social Phobia (social Anxiety Disorder), Depression, Panic Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)

Luvox 100mg Tablet
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AbbVie US LLC formerly Solvay Pharmaceuticals Inc an Abbott Company
Pill Identification: SOLVAY 4210 
Shape: oval
Color: red-brown

Reported Side Effects for Luvox 100mg Tablet

Decreased Breathing Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Tardive Dyskinesia Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Brain Attack Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Disease Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Yellow Skin Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Fats Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Intestinal Blockage Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Heart Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Urination Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Kidney Stones Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Withdrawal Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Trismus Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Wryneck Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Irritated Blood Vessels Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Vocal Cord Spasm Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Decreased Reflexes Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hiccups Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Coughing Up Blood Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Of Blood Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fecal Incontinence Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dysarthria Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Enlarged Thyroid Gland Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Coma Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Gallstones Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Diabetes Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Cholecystitis Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Block Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Anemia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Tongue Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Delirium Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Galactorrhea Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Elated Mood Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Belching Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Emotional Lability Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Incoordination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dandruff Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Discoloration Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Blurred Vision Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dystonic Reaction Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dyskinesia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
ST-T Wave Changes Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Double Vision Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Photosensitivity Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Muscle Disease Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Ulcer Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Parosmia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Paranoia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Pale Skin Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nighttime Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Large Pupil Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Weakness Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Paralysis Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Melena Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Enlarged Lymph Nodes Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Sexual Desire Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Scaly And Itchy Rashes Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Colon Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Muscle Tone Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Overbreathing Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hostility Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Hoarseness Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bladder Infection Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dehydration Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hallucinations Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Cholesterol Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hemorrhoids Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Phobia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Mouth Ulcers Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
High White Blood Cells Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Boils Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Attack Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Light Sensitivity Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Visual Impairment Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Hair Loss Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Urinate Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Skin Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Eyes Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Restlessness Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vaginal Bleeding Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Balance Problems Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vaginal Infection Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Extra Saliva Production Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Thoughts Of Suicide Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Throat Inflammation Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Underactive Thyroid Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Feeling Sick Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Retaining Urine Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Hyperkinesis Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Gain Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Muscle Twitches Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Psychosis Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Mania Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Fainting Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Loss Of Memory Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Distressed Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Acne Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Nose Bleed Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Metallic Taste Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inceased Urination Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gum Inflammation Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Difficulty Swallowing Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Excessive Mucle Tone Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Loss Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lazy Eye Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Yawning Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flu Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flushing Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Heavy Menstrual Period Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Urination Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Vocal Cords Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Orgasm Dysfunction Incidence:
4.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
4.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
4.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Bruise Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
5.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
5.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nervousness Incidence:
5.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
6.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
6.0-14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
8.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ejaculation Dysfunction Incidence:
8.0-11.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
10.0-14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
11.0-18.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
11.0-15.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
14.0-26.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
21.0-35.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
22.0-27.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
22.0-35.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
34.0-40.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Luvox 100mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Luvox 100mg Tablet(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Grapefruit juice and Fluvoxamine Maleate(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
In general, Fluvoxamine (Luvox) can be taken with or without most foods. Taking Fluvoxamine with food may limit stomach upset. In theory, grapefruit juice and grapefruits might increase the appearance of side effects of Fluvoxamine, but it is not clear if this interaction is significant. If possible, avoid ingesting grapefruit juice while taking Fluvoxamine. At the very least, do not significantly change your daily intake of grapefruit and grapefruit juice.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Luvox 100mg Tablet(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Tobacco and Fluvoxamine Maleate(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Tobacco smoking may reduce the effectiveness of Fluvoxamine in treating your condition. Tobacco smoke contains substances that speed the removal of Fluvoxamine from the body, which in theory can make this drug less effective. Alternatively, if you take Fluvoxamine and suddenly stop Tobacco smoking, you may experience Fluvoxamine related side effects like sweating, upset stomach, nausea/vomiting, drowsiness, tremor, or difficulty sleeping. Make sure your prescriber is aware that you smoke Tobacco or if you plan to stop smoking.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Luvox 100mg Tablet(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Fluvoxamine Maleate(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs are often used together. Side effects from Caffeine may get worse if you take Fluvoxamine. Too much Caffeine can cause effects like nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness. You may need to limit your Caffeine intake. Common foods and beverages containing caffeine include coffee, teas, colas and chocolate. Many non-prescription drugs and diet aids may also contain caffeine.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Luvox 100mg Tablet(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Marijuana and Fluvoxamine Maleate(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Fluvoxamine can theoretically decrease the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. Side effects from Marijuana, Medical may get worse if you take Fluvoxamine. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Luvox 100mg Tablet(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Alcohol and Fluvoxamine Maleate(Fluvoxamine Maleate)
Avoid drinking alcohol-containing beverages while you are taking Fluvoxamine. The combination may effect your ability to think clearly or may alter your behavior. Do not drive, operate machinery or take part in hazardous acitivities if you have been drinking any alcohol-containing beverages.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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