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Effexor

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Other Names: Effexor XR   Venlafaxine

Luvox CR

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Other Names: Luvox   Fluvoxamine
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 195,964 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 475 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
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By Fabs
December 1, 2013
Fabs wrote
Cipralex vs Effexor
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By dirk cunnington
September 10, 2013
dirk cunnington wrote
In praise of Effexor - wonder of wonders
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September 6, 2013
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Effexor & Swollen Feet
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By judy
September 1, 2013
judy wrote
i have lost my mind completely
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 vs. Luvox CR

9 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
150mg of effexor than switched me to luvox CR at 200mg in...
...had me on 150mg of effexor than switched me to luvox CR at 200mg in my personal...
head zaps. I then took Luvox CR a couple of months later,...
...I took effexor for about a month and a half, and quit cold turkey without any withdrawal except for mild head zaps. I then took Luvox CR a couple of months later, which I was on for about a...
I started taking 100mg of Luvox CR a week ago....
...CR a week ago. I didn't feel nauseaus on Effexor,but have been nauseous for a few days now on Luvox...what to do about that? Do you take anything to get rid of the Luvox? I have to take...
after many strike outs with medications heard the withdrawal...
...tired of trying all these with no help. I mentioned Effexor to him because I heard from someone it was a good choice for her after many strike outs with medications heard the withdrawal sucks but...
is the track record for Luvox CR and Social Anxiety relief?...
Luvox CR for social anxiety What is the track record for Luvox CR and Social Anxiety relief? It was the latest ...(After Paxil, Zoloft, and Effexor). Does the extended rele...
regular luvox (generic yes) really different from Luvox CR?...
...pristiq is effexor technically how are they different? So then is regular luvox (generic yes) really different from Luvox CR? See...
to request Luvox CR (the extended release variety that...
...doctor tomorrow to request Luvox CR (the extended release variety ...seem any pharmacies have Luvox CR yet, but they'll special ...all (Prozac, Lexapro, Serzone, Effexor, Buspar, Cymbalta, Am...
immediate released Effexor, the effect was horrible !!!!...
...once tried, the immediate released Effexor, the effect was horrible !!!! ...why, here, they don't have things, such as, Paxil-CR, Luvox-CR, Xanax-CR...etc ) Exactly !... At one stage, I ...
I couldn't handle Effexor or Cymbalta.  But I have a friend...
I couldn't handle Effexor or Cymbalta.  But I have a ...of this morning I started Luvox CR.  She gave me no resistance to ...but she seemed to think Luvox CR was going to work better...
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