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What patients are saying about
Effexor and Abnormal EKG

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Stomach Irritation
  • 7 posts reported Stomach Irritation with Effexor, 0.0% of total posts
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Abnormal EKG
  • Abnormal EKG is a known side effect of Effexor
  • Abnormal EKG is #417 in Effexor discussions.
  • 7 posts reported Abnormal EKG with Effexor, 0.0% of total posts
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By Fabs
December 1, 2013
Fabs wrote
Cipralex vs Effexor
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I was first treated with Cipralex, for Depression NOS, but it made me numb/depressed after 3 weeks. I eventually self-diagnosed with cylothymic disorder and my new pdoc has me on Effexor. It has almost instantly knocked out my ptsd. There are usually a couple days of exhaustion and restlessness when raising dosage. Despairing thoughts no longer frequent the mind. Course of treatment -1 year.
Spudz  |  July 5, 2014
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By dirk cunnington
September 10, 2013
dirk cunnington wrote
In praise of Effexor - wonder of wonders
I concur wholeheartedly! "SO, don’t criticize Effexor because it didn’t give you what you were looking to get – embrace it because it takes you to a better place that you never knew existed. But you have to want to go there, to find your true self." Well said. By-the-by; I was recently rx'd a serotonin making drug called amyltriptaline- poof; brain favors it truly. Utopia might be some Mu receptors and Celebrex; then no unnecessary toil on my brain nor being nor spirit. Ah, but such is lif
dutchfish  |  June 13, 2014
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By Elizabeth
September 6, 2013
Elizabeth wrote
Effexor & Swollen Feet
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By judy
September 1, 2013
judy wrote
i have lost my mind completely
Does takeing covesyl lesson the effect of efexor
diane  |  August 26, 2014
wish you did too
August 20, 2014
I was on high dose effexor and also "lost" several years. I simply STOPPED taking this drug, and with the help/love/understanding of my wonderful lady, I have (so far) been able to function without it. For the first time in a long while, I am aware of what I am doing. It has been five LONG months, but..... I CAN DO IT!!
Russ  |  August 20, 2014
I can totally empathise with you I feel exactly the same - I am suffering from Anxiety & Depression have been taking venlafaxine and flupentixol for years and although I am much worse without the meds I still manage to embarrass myself on a regular basis to the point my eldest son is ashamed of me and doesn't care about me anymore. I worry constantly that the rest of my family will soon decide I am not good enough for them also and they will start to look down at me and decide to disown me, too
Diane  |  July 26, 2014
I understand what you are saying and how you feel. I think my son cares as well as a few other people but they are just tired of hearing it. I know I am and I'll bet you are too. I don't have any magic words. I wish I did.
Bonnie  |  March 27, 2014
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What patients are saying about Effexor and Abnormal EKG

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I had done weeks ago. She told me to stop taking the Topamax...
...look into Dr. Hain and Effexor. Ironically my doctor's office called me this past Thursday because of an abnormal EKG I had done weeks ago. She told me to stop taking the Topamax and scheduled...
weights and cardio. I am on Effexor for anxiety . I was...
Abnormal EKG I am 32 years old and have always been ...good health. I workout all the time with weights and cardio. I am on Effexor for anxiety . I was at the gym on day was became out-of-breath wh...
And what about ECG changes due to effexor? How often...
I already tried celexa but it did nothing for me. I don't even know ...much in most cases. And what about ECG changes due to effexor? How often do you have...
of heart disease trazadone effexor I had an ecg today...
...bladder having sinus surgery in a few days no family history of heart disease trazadone effexor I had an ecg today in preparation for my ...ST elevation,inferior leads QTc 379 ABNORMAL EC...
venlaflaxine (Effexor). Reviewing my medical history my...
...on top of venlaflaxine (Effexor). Reviewing my medical history ...cause increased heart rates, Effexor, Levithroid and ventolin inhalers. ...the same time 2) abnormal EKG readings that did...
stated an abnormal ecg and stated Wolff Parkinson's White...
...the time by a work site nurse stated an abnormal ecg and stated Wolff Parkinson's White Syndrome both times. Several ...since been on medication being Efexor and am now at a...
-An SNRI like Effexor or Cymbalta -Periactin -Botox, if...
...be: -Depakote -An SNRI like Effexor or Cymbalta -Periactin -Botox, if ...tried are CoQ10, PA-free Butterbur, Feverfew, and Magnesium What ECG changes did you have? Long QT or something...
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