fluvoxamine

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flu·vox·a·mine

 (flo͞o-vŏk′sə-mēn′)
n.
A drug of the SSRI class, C15H21O2N2F3, used in its maleate form primarily to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder.

[flu(oro)- + valero-, containing valeric acid + ox(y)- + amine.]

fluvoxamine

(fluːˈvɒksəmiːn)
n
(Pharmacology) an antidepressant drug that acts by preventing the re-uptake after release of serotonin in the brain, thereby prolonging its action. See SSRI
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Antidepressants sold in the United States that the study found to be most effective included: Amitriptyline Effexor (venlafaxine) Lexapro (escitalopram) Paxil (paroxetine) Remeron (mirtazapine) Trintellix (vortioxetine) Those that made the least-effective list of antidepressant drugs sold in the United States included: Luvox (fluvoxamine) Oleptro (trazodone) Prozac (fluoxetine)
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), such as Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil, Luvox, and Lexapro, tend to have fewer side effects than the older tricyclic antidepressants," says Dr.
The point is to have it in the hopper, ready to go the next time their insistence on doping up the nation's young males on Ritalin and Luvox leads to another "tragic massacre," providing a conveniently emotional excuse to squeeze the coils of the python a little tighter.
He had taken Prozac, Risperdal, Klonopin, Paxil, Luvox, and other psychotropic medications with no satisfactory results, and some made him aggressive.
Remove all the time-consuming propaganda about "social issues" including "global warming" and kids could get a better education than that represented by today's high-school diploma in a mere eight years--no more need to dope up bored teenaged boys with Ritalin and Luvox to get them to sit still in their seats till they're 18.
Table 1: List of SSRI (Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor) and dosages range: Generic Name Brand Name Dose range Citalopram Celexa 10 to 40 mg Escitalopram Lexapro 10 to 20 mg Fluoxetine Prozac 20 to 80 mg Fluvoxamine Luvox 50 to 300 mg Paroxetine Paxil 10 to 40 mg Sertraline Zoloft 50 to 200 mg
Harris had a prescription for Luvox, an SSRI antidepressant in the same class as Prozac, Zoloft, and Paxil.
marketed products in these areas include: Xyrem([R]) (sodium oxybate) oral solution, Erwinaze([R]) (asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi), Prialt([R]) (ziconotide) intrathecal infusion, Luvox CR([R]) (fluvoxamine maleate), FazaClo([R]) (clozapine, USP) HD and FazaClo LD.
Previously, Horton worked with Solvay Pharmaceuticals and Abbott Laboratories, leading the approval efforts for key products including, Androgel Stickpack, Creon Capsules and Luvox CR Capsules.
From the medical records, I discovered that Harris had been prescribed the antidepressant Luvox one year earlier, before he became profoundly disturbed.
Its marketed products include Xyrem (sodium oxybate), Erwinaze (asparaginase Erwinia chrysanthemi), Prialt (ziconotide) intrathecal infusion, FazaClo (clozapine USP) HD and LD and Luvox CR (fluvoxamine maleate).