An overdose of fluvoxamine CR may cause symptoms that include (but are not limited to):
- Low potassium in the blood (hypokalemia)
- Low blood pressure (hypotension)
- Nausea and vomiting
- Breathing problems
- Rapid heart rate (tachycardia) or slow heart rate (bradycardia)
- Irregular heart rhythms (arrhythmias)
- Shakiness (tremors)
- Loss of life.
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Luvox CR Overdose for more information.)
If you do not take your fluvoxamine CR dose as scheduled, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
Currently, fluvoxamine CR is available in generic form (see Generic Luvox CR).
Brand-name fluvoxamine CR is made by Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Fluvoxamine CR capsules come in the following strengths:
- Fluvoxamine CR 100 mg
- Fluvoxamine CR 150 mg.
Fluvoxamine CR should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. It should be stored in an airtight container. Keep fluvoxamine CR and all other medications out of the reach of children.