Fluvoxin CR (50 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

Fluvoxin CR (50 mg) - Fluvoxamine- Tablet is manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. and the main constituent generic drug is Fluvoxamine- 50 mg.

Fluvoxin CR (50 mg) Tablet Medicine Details

Side Effects

Headache, asthenia.
Nausea, vomiting, flatulence, diarrhoea, constipation,dyspepsia, agitation, decreased libido, anorexia.
Somnolence, dizziness, insomnia, dry mouth, nervousness, tremor, anxiety, hypertonia, depression, CNS stimulation.
Upper respiratory infection.
Dyspnoea, amblopia.
Abnormal ejaculation, yawn.
Sweating.
Taste preversion, impotence, anorgasmia, urinary frequency, urinary retention.

Indications

Depression.
Obsessive compulsive disorder.
Anxiety disorder.

Contra Indications

Coadministration of terfenadine, astemizole or cisapride with Fluvoxamine is contraindicated.
Patients with history of hypersensitivity to fluvoxamine maleate.

Caution

History of mania or seizures, liver dysfunction, presence of depressive symptoms, smokers.
Treatment with MAOI should only be started at least 2 week after stopping fluvoxamine treatment.
Increased risk or suicidal ideation and behavior when used in children, adolescents and young adults below 24 years.
Pregnancy, elderly, operating hazardous machinery, withdraw gradually.
Monitor prothrombin time in patients who are taking oral anticoagulants concurrently.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.12.5 in India as of date.

Formulation

Fluvoxin CR (50 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Fluvoxamine- 50 mg.

Medicine Name: Fluvoxin CR (50 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Generic Molecule: Fluvoxamine

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