9 patient evaluations for Fluvoxamine

Feb 16, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (dry mouth, tiredness, constant hunger)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 12.5 mg Daily
Side effects: constant hunger, dry mouth, dry mouth, tiredness, tiredness

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 23, 2010 (Started Feb 02, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for bipolar disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depression with suicidal thoughts)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight loss, drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness, weight loss

Jul 26, 2010 (Started Feb 02, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for bipolar disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for depression with suicidal thoughts)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for difficulty staying asleep)
  • Side effects
    Mild (weight loss, drowsiness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: drowsiness, weight loss

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 1, 2010 (Started Mar 30, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for anxiety attacks)
  • Side effects
    Mild (sexual side effects)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Luvox helped with anxiety attacks after I switched my antidepressant from Effexor to Wellbutrin. My psychiatric provider has changed, and recommended that I try something new with fewer side effects.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: sexual side effects

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