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Effexor XR vs Venlafaxine for Social Anxiety

Effexor XR
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Venlafaxine
Other name: Effexor (Effexor)
Other name: Effexor (Effexor)
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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5 days latter I got so sick(extremely dizzy,...
" I took Effexor xr for many years and did great, felt normal again. Stoped for about ...with depression and Dr. prescribed generic effexor. Tooket for 2 months ...great, back to normal. Went back to... "

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I've also had several panic/anxiety attacks and more acne...
" ...anything else. The generic Venlafaxine ER on the other hand is HORRIBLE. The biggest problem has been the dizziness I get every night. I've also had several panic/anxiety attacks and more acne... "

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R, or Venlafaxine, worked for her. I know everyone i...
" Venlafaxine? Anyone have experience with this medication? It turns out ...O like me) and she was talking about how well Effexor XR, or Venlafaxine, worked for her. I know everyone is... "

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(Venlafaxine) and I had this debilitating nausea and...
" \"I was prescribed Effexor XR about 2 years after my mom passed away and it was the like the miracle drug for me. Then ...the generic substitute for Effexor (Venlafaxine) and I had this debilitating... "

se [Effexor XR] at the moment. It's helping more than takin...
" ...hi, I've struggled with social anxiety for years, since before high school. But that was before I had a name for it and was offically diagnosed. It's helped ruin lots of opportunities for me.... "

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tinnitus could have something to do with the way venlafaxine...
" ...recently. I experienced unilateral tinnitus on Effexor XR, 150mg. I withdrew. It has ...a month. I suspect the tinnitus could have something to do with the way venlafaxine increases blood pressure.... "

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Just started Venlafaxine (Effexor XR) and I have absolutely...
" Just started Venlafaxine (Effexor XR) and I have absolutely no appetite at all. Eating makes me feel physicall... "

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from Effexor XR to generic venlafaxine ER (extended...
" ...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... "

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for about the same amount of time. I find it not so helpful...
" I've been on Pristiq (Desvenlafaxine) 50mgs for about or ...and before that, I was on it's relative Effexor XR 75mgs (Venlafaxine) for about the same amount of time. I find it not so helpful with my... "

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but I had depression since venlafaxine wasnt working. My do...
" wow.. after 6-7 weeks finally effexor xr is working. It was bad.. I did not have side effects but I had depression since venlafaxine wasnt working. My doctor told me that effexor should start... "

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