Fluvoxamine vs Temazepam

Fluvoxamine
(Rx)
Temazepam
(Rx)
Fluvoxamine is an antidepressant medication.
Temazepam is a sleep medication.
Satisfaction Score
?
3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.2
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for Anxiety
2.6
Concern level
1.5
Approval Date
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Not Available
July 10, 1986
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
4,736 Discussions
30,503 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for OCD
#2 for Anxiety
#3 for Depression
#6 for GAD
Fluvoxamine is prescribed for OCD, Anxiety and Depression and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Insomnia
#2 for Anxiety
Temazepam is prescribed for Insomnia and Anxiety and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Flu
Withdrawal Symptoms
9
Nausea
4
Dizziness
3
Seizures
2
Addiction
2
Serotonin Syndrome
2
Suicidal behavior
2
Numbness
2
Hallucinations
2
Impotence
1
Tem
Euphoria
8
Weakness
3
Headaches
2
Weight Gain
1
Nightmares
1
Vivid Dreams
1
Cough
1
Weight Loss
1
Impotence
1
Constipation
1
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Fluvoxamine
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Withdrawal Symptoms
Flu
Tem
9
0
Nausea
Flu
Tem
4
0
Dizziness
Flu
Tem
3
0
Seizures
Flu
Tem
2
0
Addiction
Flu
Tem
2
0
Serotonin Syndrome
Flu
Tem
2
0
Suicidal behavior
Flu
Tem
2
0
Numbness
Flu
Tem
2
0
Hallucinations
Flu
Tem
2
0
Impotence
Flu
Tem
1
1
Euphoria
Tem
Flu
8
0
Weakness
Tem
Flu
3
0
Headaches
Tem
Flu
2
0
Weight Gain
Tem
Flu
1
0
Nightmares
Tem
Flu
1
0
Vivid Dreams
Tem
Flu
1
0
Cough
Tem
Flu
1
0
Weight Loss
Tem
Flu
1
0
Impotence
Tem
Flu
1
1
Constipation
Tem
Flu
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Fluvoxamine during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
X Category X
Temazepam is known to cause harm to fetus. Avoid during pregnancy.
Alcohol warning
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Alcohol consumption with this medication can increase sedation, confusion and may result in loss of conciousness (central nervous system depression). It may also disrupt psychomotor performance.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg
Capsule: 100 mg, 150 mg
Capsule: 7.5 mg, 15 mg, 22.5 mg, 30 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Avoid alcohol with drug because it may increase CNS depressant effects (sedation, confusion ...etc.).
Ingredients
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Fluvoxamine Maleate
Temazepam
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Fluvoxamine and Temazepam: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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