Venlafaxine

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Other names: Effexor, Effexor XR
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Venlafaxine (brand name: Effexor or Efexor) is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI)...
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Does Venlafaxine cause Decreased Libido ?

#22 in Venlafaxine discussions - 151 posts discuss Decreased Libido with Venlafaxine. Decreased Libido is #22 concern in Venlafaxine discussions.
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www.patient.co.uk
In taking venlafaxine I had low libido but the anti...
" ...of a slow reduction of venlafaxine and a switch to fluoxetine.  Keep all appointments and ...patient and come off the venlafaxine slowly.  In taking venlafaxine I had low libido but the anti anx... "

effects I have had are the dizziness and a lower sex drive...
" ...been on effexor/venlafaxine for almost ten years. The only side effects I have had are the dizziness and a lower sex drive, which is... "

of loss of sex drive so am now on Venlafaxine 150mg How...
" I was on 10mg Paroxetine for 10 years and ...my own choice because of loss of sex drive so am now on Venlafaxine 150mg How long was... "

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from that drug, however, was a loss of interest in sex...
" ...be bad. I found that venlafaxine combined with walking exercise allowed me to lose some weight. The side effect from that drug, however, was a loss of interest in sex which is a big deal... "

drive and achieving orgasm, most likely from my Venlafaxine...
" ...have trouble with low sex drive and achieving orgasm, most likely from my Venlafaxine and DXM use. I recently bought a product at a vitamin store that is really, really amazing for both these... "

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that regard. The main problem with venlafaxine is the loss...
" ...in that regard. The main problem with venlafaxine is ...requirement for you, you could try venlafaxine... "

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www.medhelp.org
dysfunction , including loss of libido, delayed ejaculati...
" ...Pharmaceuticals, venlafaxine has no adverse effect on ...sexual dysfunction . Venlafaxine nearly always results in male sexual dysfunction , including loss of libido, delayed ejaculation and ab... "

has gone? im currently on Venlafaxine and its getting me...
" ...since becoming ill and being on different drugs my sex drive has gone? im currently on Venlafaxine and its getting me pretty down as ive gone... "

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when I got pregnant. Once the side effects ended, nausea...
" ...was on venlafaxine last year 225mg, slow release but had to come off them when I got pregnant. Once the side effects ended, nausea etc I found ...was a reduced loss of sex drive but considering ... "

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I was prescribed venlafaxine(efexor XL) for tiredness....
" ...of antidepressant I was prescribed venlafaxine(efexor XL) for tiredness. I took this for ...e.g. blunted of positive feelings, loss of libido, physical agitation, headaches etc. Withdrawal... "

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