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Fetzima

levomilnacipran
Levomilnacipran is a selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor antidepressant (SNRI). Levomilnacipran is used to treat major depressive disorder. A similar medicine called milnacipran (Savella) is used to treat a chronic pain disorder called fibromyalgia. Levomilnacipran may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
levomilnacipran
DRUG TYPE
SSNRI antidepressants

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do not use levomilnacipran within 7 days before or 14 days after you have taken an MAO inhibitor, such as isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, and tranylcypromine.

Seek medical attention right away if you have symptoms of serotonin syndrome, such as: agitation, hallucinations, fever, sweating, shivering, fast heart rate, muscle stiffness, twitching, loss of coordination, nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea.

Some young people have thoughts about suicide when first taking an antidepressant. Stay alert to changes in your mood or symptoms. Report any new or worsening symptoms to your doctor.

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Fetzima capsule, extended release 120 mg20 mg40 mg80 mg

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