Fluoxamine General Information
Fluvoxamine is used primarily for the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) in adults and children. It is also approved to treat depression, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. In adults it is also used for irritable bowel syndrome, obesity, bulimia, generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) schizophrenia, and chronic tension headaches. Fluvoxamine is prescribed for children who have social anxiety disorder (SAD) and separation anxiety disorder.