Antidepressant vs Fluvoxamine - What's the difference?

antidepressant | fluvoxamine |


As nouns the difference between antidepressant and fluvoxamine

is that antidepressant is an agent that prevents or counteracts depression while fluvoxamine is an ssri antidepressant predominantly used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder.

As an adjective antidepressant

is preventing or counteracting depression.

antidepressant

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • An agent that prevents or counteracts depression.
  • See also

    * fluoxetine * Prozac

    Hyponyms

    * See also

    Antonyms

    *depressogenic

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Preventing or counteracting depression.
  • fluvoxamine

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • An SSRI antidepressant predominantly used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder.