Medically prescribed for - Luvox is prescribed for the treatment of mental depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Adverse reactions experienced - constipation, dizziness, drowsiness, headache, nausea, trouble sleeping, vomiting, tiredness, changes to mood or behavior, trouble breathing, trouble urinating, twitching, blurred vision, clumsiness, seizures, difficulty moving eyes, irritation to eyes, increased or decreased body movements, changes to menstruation, nose bleeds, red, tender, itchy, burning or peeling skin, fever, sore throat, chills, unusual bruises, secretion of milk in women, dry mouth, irregular heartbeat, heartburn, increased sweating, decreased appetite, and unusual weight gain or loss.
Status of drug - the Federal Drug Administration had approved Luvox for use by prescription, but withdrew approval in September of 2003 after it discovered inaccuracies in the manufacturer's application.
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