Fluvoxamine belongs to a group of medicines called Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRI). It is an antidepressant. It helps in decreasing unwanted thoughts and urges to perform repeated tasks (compulsions such as hand-washing, counting, checking) that interfere with daily living....
Q: What Happens if I miss a dose of Fluvoxamine?
A: The healthcare expert should be consulted before taking the next dose and you must not administer the double dose, as it can cause serious complications.
Q: Is it safe to take Fluvoxamine for a long period?
A: Fluvoxamine is a safe and effective medication. It should be taken as directed by the physician for the suggested period.
Q: Can I use this medicine in children?
A: This medicine should not be used to treat depression in children and adolescents under 18 years. The doctor will decide giving the same based on the benefits and risks.