Depression

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Depression is a state of low mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings and physical well-b...
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Prozac 76,703 Zoloft 75,944 Wellbutrin 66,167
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Effexor
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Latuda
Other name: Effexor XR (Effexor XR)
Other name: lurasidone (lurasidone)
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Mood Swings*
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Fibromyalgia*
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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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Lurasidone (trade name Latuda) is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma. It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of schizophrenia on October 29, 2010 and is currently pending approval ...
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About Effexor
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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About Latuda
Lurasidone (trade name Latuda) is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma. It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of schizophrenia on October 29, 2010 and is currently pending approval ...
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effexor helps with anxiety. I don't think they help with...
" ...but we keep it for the ADD. The effexor helps with anxiety. I don't think they help with depression. Latuda and Seroquel, I believe, are approved for bipolar depression. I... "

Unfortunately I came down off of Effexor far too soon and...
" ...situation when I started Latuda. This is a new mood stabiliser which has worked very well for me. Unfortunately I came down off of Effexor far too soon and ...included restoring the Effexor to a... "

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get some rashes, so off that and immediately on Latuda. She...
" ...sweets cravings. THEN they put her on Effexor and she started to get some rashes, so off that and immediately on Latuda. She took herself off ...side effects with the Latuda, so after a few... "

depression feels better with the Latuda but my pdoc & tdoc...
" ...depression feels better with the Latuda but my pdoc & ...I'm manic today. I'm keeping on the Latuda for now, dropping my Effexor to 75mg & Nuvigil ...is not the Latuda adding t... "

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of meds. I take Latuda and it begins to work the very next...
" ...am sorry about your pain. Have you tried, ...different combinations of meds. I take Latuda and it begins to work the very next day. I am on Wellbutrin, Effexor, Lamictal, Latuda and a small dose... "

take a week to get off the latuda and then 2 weeks for...
" ...to going on parnate. I started reducing my effexor today and she's given me ...take a week to get off the latuda and then 2 weeks for ...of all this. I feel stuck and frustrated and unhappy a... "

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that the side effects are usually really strong (diarrhea...
" ...- thanks, I actually tried Latuda. My typical problem has been that the side effects are usually really strong (diarrhea and zombiness) that ...be open to trying Latuda or even Effexor again.... "

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is actually the medication that has made me nauseous / vomit...
" ...of generic Effexor and Latuda. It's working really well for me. Latuda is actually the medication that has made me nauseous / vomit, but ...calories. Did your doctor suggest taking the Celexa... "

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so we're switching me to Latuda. I read all the literature...
" ...Abilify samples from my psych so we're switching me to Latuda. I read all the literature ...what you think of Latuda and how it's working ...much! I also take Eff... "

me gain tons of weight? Been on Latuda for the last...
" Effexor? The withdrawal systems were unbearable? Lithium? made me sick to my stomach? Seroquel? Made me gain tons of weight? Been on Latuda for the last six months... "

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