Illinois Woman on Luvox has Music in Her Ears

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

A recent case from Illinois raises some interesting questions regarding memory loss and recall. The case, reported by two neurologists, is of a 60-year old woman who has had bilateral sensory-neural hearing loss and tinnitus. She reported hearing music when trying to sleep one night, like a radio in her head. Four months later, she […]

Luvox not as Effective as Lithium for Suicide Prevention

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

A recent study shows that lithium has a slightly significant advantage over fluvoxamine (brand name Luvox) in the treatment and prevention of suicide attempts and tendencies. Patients diagnosed with mood disorder are 30 times more likely to attempt suicide than the general population. However, lithium may reduce this risk by as much as 60 percent. […]

Luvox among Top Anti-depressants in China

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

A recent research report on the antidepressant market in China shows that Luvox (generic name fluvoxamine) is one of the top-selling medications in the country. There are more than 30 million patients suffering from depression in China, and around 90 percent of this population cannot be diagnosed and treatment promptly. This results in deterioration of […]