Can I Take My Medications With Luvox?

Lithium (Eskalith, Lithobid)
Taking Luvox with lithium can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome (see above), as it can be very dangerous.
 
Methadone (Dolophine, Methadose)
Luvox can raise the level of methadone in your blood, increasing your risk of side effects. Your healthcare provider may need to adjust your methadone dose when you are starting or stopping Luvox.
 
Metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol XL)
Luvox can raise the level of metoprolol in your blood, perhaps increasing your risk of side effects. If you are taking these drugs together, your healthcare provider may need to adjust your dose of metoprolol.
 
Mexiletine (Mexitil)
Luvox can increase the level of mexiletine in your blood. Your healthcare provider should monitor the level of mexiletine in your blood, especially when you are starting or stopping Luvox.
 
Miscellaneous Antidepressants
Combining Luvox with other antidepressants may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome, as it can be very dangerous.
  
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs)
Taking Luvox and an MAOI together can cause life-threatening side effects. Never take an MAOI and Luvox at the same time, and do not take them within two weeks of each other.
 
Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
Taking Luvox and NSAIDs together can increase your risk of stomach bleeding. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking NSAIDs and Luvox together.
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