Effexor XR vs Prozac

Effexor XR
Prozac
Other name: Effexor Effexor
Other name: Fluoxetine HCl Fluoxetine HCl
Satisfaction Score
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3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.6
Concern level
1.7
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.6
Concern level
1.6
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Depression
Anxiety
OCD
Bipolar Disorder
Panic Attacks*
Panic
Mood Swings
Major Depression
Social Anxiety*
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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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Prozac (generic name: fluoxetine) is is an SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) antidepressant that increases serotonin in the brain. It is indicated for depression, obses...
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Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Weight Gain
5
Nausea
4
Dizziness
3
Head Zaps
2
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Addiction
1
Drowsiness
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Nightmares
1
Top Concerns
Pro
Withdrawal Symptoms
4
Addiction
1
Nausea
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Dizziness
1
Suicide
1
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Numbness
1
Suicidal Thoughts
1
Psychosis
1
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1
Dizziness
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3
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1
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4
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1
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3
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Numbness
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1
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Suicidal Thoughts
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1
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Psychosis
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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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About Prozac
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 ...
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