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How does fluvoxamine work?

Fluvoxamine works by affecting serotonin, a naturally occurring chemical in the brain that transmits messages from one nerve cell to another. It belongs to a class of drugs known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI). These drugs keep serotonin from being taken up by nerve cells.

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