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Fluoxetine

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Other Names: Prozac   Sarafem   Lovan   Fludac   Prozac Weekly

Venlafaxine

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Other Names: Effexor   Effexor XR
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Fluoxetine (also known by the tradenames Prozac, Sarafem, Fontex) is an antidepressant of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) class. It is manufactured and marketed by Eli Lilly and Company. In combination with olanzapine ... 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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What patients are saying about Fluoxetine + Venlafaxine + Anxiety

183 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
more anxious since coming off the venlafaxine. I guess...
...helping. I stopped the venlafaxine and started on fluoxetine, but to be honest im not sure which i prefer, i actually think i may have become more anxious since coming off the venlafaxine. I guess...
switched me from 40mg of fluoxetine to venlafaxine. I have...
...the doctors and he's switched me from 40mg of fluoxetine to venlafaxine. I have been on fluoxetine for years and years and ...really concerned about switching from the fluoxetine and if this is...
on Fluoxetine (going to switch to Venlafaxine in the next...
...bogging down with depression would have fatigue issues including me as well. Despite I'm on Fluoxetine (going to switch to Venlafaxine in the next few ...per day. Think Fluoxetine helps very lit...
at 19 through my local GP and was changed to venlafaxine...
...anxiety/depression for around 18 years although it does reach back to my childhood, so I guess, all my life really (36 now). I tried fluoxitine for few years at 19 through my local GP and was chang...
Escitalopram and Venlafaxine have been ruled out as not...
...Venlafaxine and put me on Mirtazapine. If this doesn't work then it's onto the anti-psychotic drugs which I'm told have some pretty nasty side effects sometimes. I'm getting so tired of trying to g...
when switching from Fluoxetine to Venlafaxine it needs...
Normally when switching from Fluoxetine to Venlafaxine it needs several weeks as fluoxetine has a very long half life (i.e. takes a...
I have went from Sertraline to Venlafaxine, has anyone any...
...I have went from Sertraline to Venlafaxine, has anyone any general ...Blog http://ghostchris.blogspot.com - My Experience With Fluoxetine! http://zoloftrx.blogspot.com/ - My Experience with...
Venlafaxine - eventually switched to Fluoxetine and after...
...the wrong anti d can make you worse. I had that exp with Venlafaxine - eventually switched to Fluoxetine and after a settling in period the difference was incredible. Perhaps the mental...
work out too well for me, so my GP changed it to venlafaxine...
...medication? Well I was taking fluoxetine at first, but that didn't work out too well for me, so my GP changed it to venlafaxine. Just recently I ...mirtazapine to help. So venlafaxine in the ...
switching me from fluoxetine to venlafaxine basically...
...they're switching me from fluoxetine to venlafaxine basically wondered what people's ...properly on and off fluoxetine last time I became ...happen going on the venlafaxine? b) Will it mak...
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