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How is Luvox used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder?

Luvox (fluvoxamine) treats obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) by adjusting the level of the chemical serotonin in the brain. Serotonin is a neurotransmitter that helps to regulate mood, among other functions. In studies, when Luvox was taken for 10 weeks, 65% of adults and 76% of children noted improvements in their OCD symptoms. Talk to your doctor for more information about Luvox.

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