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Effexor XR

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Other Names: Effexor   Venlafaxine

Venlafaxine

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/ 21,404 posts
Other Names: Effexor   Effexor XR
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Based on 21,404 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Venlafaxine (brand name: Effexor or Efexor) is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) class. First introduced by Wyeth in 1993, now marketed by Pfizer, it is licensed for the treatment of major depressive ... Read more on Wikipedia
Venlafaxine (brand name: Effexor or Efexor) is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) class. First introduced by Wyeth in 1993, now marketed by Pfizer, it is licensed for the treatment of major depressive ... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Earl
February 14, 2014
Earl wrote
venlafaxine and rum-punch blackout
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By Martha
November 14, 2013
Martha wrote
Effexor and intrusive thought of suicide
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By HyperTyper
September 13, 2013
HyperTyper wrote
Effexor XR (skipping a tablet)
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By Brodie Burma
August 18, 2013
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4 Years off of Effexor XR 75mg
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What patients are saying about Effexor XR + Venlafaxine + Social Anxiety

18 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
xr (very expensive) and then changed to generic venlafaxine...
...brands and the EFFEXOR made by wyeth. No change at all. Ive bought the effexor xr (very expensive) and then changed to generic venlafaxine extended release, then...
to Venlafaxine er 150 mg from Effexor XR in January which...
Good luck with the new manufacturer. I was moved to Venlafaxine er 150 mg from Effexor XR in January which began my terrible downward spiral into the abyss. After doing some research I found...
I was taking 75 mg venlafaxine immediate release and now...
...anyone done this? I was taking 75 mg venlafaxine immediate release and now my doctor prescribed me 150 mg extended release. I'm worried about this, like is the switch gonna affect me, I already...
effexor xr to generic venlafaxine HAS ANYONE EXPERIENCED...
from effexor xr to generic venlafaxine HAS ANYONE EXPERIENCED WITHDRAWAL SYMPTOMS WHEN SWITCHING FROM THE BRAND TO THE GENERIC?? ...MEDICATION WERE HORRIBLE. I EXPERIENCED INSOMNIA, AGITATION AND A...
switched from Effexor XR to generic Venlafaxine in order to...
Hi Charness, A couple of years ago I switched from Effexor XR to generic Venlafaxine in order to save a few bucks on my...
the switch from Effexor XR to generic venlafaxine ER 5 days...
Update: I made the switch from Effexor XR to generic venlafaxine ER 5 days ago. The first 3 days felt slightly different. I had some vertigo and some nausea, but...
from Effexor XR to generic venlafaxine ER (extended...
I had problems when I switched from Effexor XR to generic venlafaxine ER (extended release). It started to \"poop out\". I switched back to Effexor XR and it started working again. Weird. I read...
from 75. Why have people switched from Celexa to Effexor...
...memory recall \"lag\".? I'm currently taking 75 mg of venlafaxine(Effexor XR) and notice fogginess as ...from 75. Why have people switched from Celexa to Effexor...
on Effexor XR and switched to Venlafaxine, did you notice...
Venlafaxine (Generic) Vs. Effexor Xr (Brand ...a while back about taking generic venlafaxine versus the brand-name Effexor ...have done well on Effexor XR and switched to Venlafaxine, did you no...
i use to take, but was switched to bupropion. have...
effexor xr is venlafaxine. i use to take, but was switched to bupropion. have sexual side effects with both, but no...
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