Luvox Drug Interactions
Taking Luvox and aspirin together can increase your risk of stomach bleeding. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking aspirin and Luvox together.
Because combining Luvox with buspirone may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome, check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
Taking Luvox with certain benzodiazepines can raise the level of benzodiazepine medication in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Some benzodiazepines should not be taken with Luvox, while others can be used at lower dosages.
Taking Luvox with cisapride can increase your risk of a dangerous irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia) called QT prolongation. These two medications should not be taken together.
Diltiazem (Cardizem, Cartia XT, Dilacor XR, Tiazac)
Taking diltiazem with Luvox can increase your risk of a slow heart rate (bradycardia). Your healthcare provider may need to monitor you more closely (and may need to adjust your dose of diltiazem) when you are taking these medications together.
Combining Luvox with fentanyl may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
Intravenous Methylene BlueTaking Luvox with intravenous methylene blue can increase your chance of developing dangerous side effects, including serotonin syndrome. Do not take these medications together.
Taking Luvox with linezolid can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. These symptoms can include: confusion, hallucinations, a fast heartbeat, feeling faint, a fever, sweating, muscle spasms, difficulty walking, and diarrhea. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any of these symptoms, as serotonin syndrome can be very dangerous.