(Faverin® , Fluvoxamine)
Available as tablets or capsules.
Available as soluble tablets?
Available as something for placing under your tongue?
Available as something for placing on your gum?
Available as a patch for putting on your skin?
Available as an injection?
Available as nasal/oral spray?
Safe or appropriate to crush
No - Fluvoxamine tablets should be swallowed with water and without chewing.
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Usual formulation brand names
Is tablet/capsule specially coated?
Sublingual/buccal formulation strength
Transdermal patch strength
Nasal/oral spray Strength
Available as a licensed liquid or special?
Are specials or imports available?
Not on the Specials Tariff
Is the liquid medicine sugar free?
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
Advice on administration via enteral tube
First line choice would be to consider changing patient to an alternative medication for which other formulations are available.