Luvox


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Luvox

 [loo´voks]
trademark for a preparation of fluvoxamine maleate, an antidepressant.

Luvox

(lo͞o′vŏks′)
A trademark for the drug fluvoxamine maleate.

Luvox

a trademark for an antidepressant drug (fluvoxamine maleate).

Luvox®

Fluvoxamine maleate Pharmacology An antidepressant used for obsessive compulsive disorder. See Antidepressant.
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These drugs are sold under brand names, such as Prozac, Paxil, Zolof, Celexa, Luvox and Effexor (which belongs to a related class of dual action SSRIs).
SSRI brand names include Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Effexor, Celexa, Remeron, Lexapro and Luvox.
Currently the agent is marketed under the trade names of Depromel (by Meiji Seika Kaisha) and Luvox (by Solvay Seiyaku) and indicated for depression and obsessive-compulsive.
Choose one: Prozac, Paxil, Celexa, Zoloft, Wellbutrin, Effexor, Remeron, Serzone, Luvox, Lexapro.
The monthly will cover litigation covering the drugs Paxil, Prozac, Effexor, Zoloft, Celexa, Luvox, Wellbutrin, Serzone, Remeron and Lexapro.
Because of the "unpleasant associations" of the Japanese word for clinical depression, the Japanese pharmaceutical firm Meiji Seika, which sought to manufacture and market an SSRI called Luvox, began using a new term to indicate depression that translates as "the soul catching a cold.
Today that translates into a prescription for Prozac or one of its chemical cousins (the serotonin specific reuptake inhibitors or SSRI medications like Paxil, Zoloft, Celexa, Luvox, and the like).
Pharmaceutical manufacturers push feel-good drugs with positively futuristic names: Prozac, Aropax, Efexor, Luvox and Serzone.
Two other antidepressants, Luvox and Paxil, triggered the same effects.
Prozac and Luvox have now been approved for use with OCD.
Marketed under the trade name LUVOX, the drug was developed in Holland by a Belgianbased company, Solvay, who will jointly market it in this country with the Upjohn Company.
Americans have owned "military-style weapons" by the millions for 300 years, yet these "mass shootings" were unknown until the birth of the modern, fatherless welfare state a few decades ago, and the subsequent doping up of so many of our young men on Luvox, Ritalin, etc.