Definition of fluvoxamine in English:

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fluvoxamine

Pronunciation: /flo͞oˈväksəˌmēn/ Pronunciation: /-min/

noun

Medicine
A synthetic antidepressant drug that acts by prolonging the effect of the neurotransmitter serotonin on the brain.
Example sentences
  • There was no difference in the effect size on either parameter between imipramine and the SSRIs, fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, citalopram, paroxetine, and sertraline.
  • The SSRI class includes citalopram, fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, paroxetine, and sertraline.
  • For Fluoxetine and fluvoxamine no specific effect of medication has been noted.

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Syllabification: flu·vox·a·mine

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