Who should not take Luvox CR?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • a disorder with excess antidiuretic hormone called syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone
  • an increased risk of bleeding
  • manic behavior
  • suicidal thoughts
  • closed angle glaucoma
  • bleeding from stomach
  • esophagus or duodenum
  • tobacco smoking
  • risk of angle-closure glaucoma due to narrow angle of anterior chamber of eye
  • low amount of sodium in the blood
  • a form of mania that has a lower severity of symptoms
  • manic-depression
  • serotonin syndrome
  • a type of disorder with high serotonin levels
  • liver problems
  • seizures
  • CYP2D6 poor metabolizer


  • SSRI's
  • Fluvoxamine Analogues

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