Lovan

About Lovan (Prescription Drug)

Lovan is an international brand name for the drug fluoxetine which is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. Read more

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mardijuel's Lovan History (Stopped)
Lovan (fluoxetine)
10 mg Daily Aug 01 - Oct 01, 2011
10 mg Daily Oct 01, 2011 - Jan 01, 2012
Stopped Other Jan 1, 2012

mardijuel's Lovan is for…

  • Major depressive disorder
  • Support weight loss

mardijuel's side effects of Lovan…

  • Nausea Aug 1, 2011
  • Muscle spasms Aug 1, 2011

Evaluations


Jan 1, 2012

Dosage
10 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Support weight loss)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea, muscle spasms)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

Dec 12, 2011

Dosage
10 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Support weight loss)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea, muscle spasms)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
Others could take a higher dose. I can not because I am on Tramadol which shouldn't be combined with SSRIs. Muscle spasms were in the first week. I have only had them once since then and not as bad. But first time was very painful.

Sep 29, 2011

Dosage
10 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Support weight loss)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (nausea, muscle spasms)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
At the beginning I got severe leg cramps but they've gone now. I stopped taking it but tried again after waiting a couple of weeks. Better now.