Effexor vs Latuda

Effexor
(Rx)
Latuda
(Rx)
Effexor is an antidepressant medication.
Latuda is a psychosis medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.8
Concern level
1.9
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.2
Concern level
2.3
Approval Date
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December 28, 1993
October 28, 2010
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
257,004 Discussions
19,527 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#2 for Anxiety
#4 for Hot Flashes
#5 for Panic Attacks
#6 for Panic
#7 for OCD
#8 for GAD
#9 for Migraines
#10 for Mood Swings
#11 for Social Anxiety
#13 for ADHD
#14 for Fibromyalgia
#15 for ADD
Effexor is prescribed for Depression and Anxiety and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Depression
#3 for Psychosis
#4 for Schizophrenia
Latuda is prescribed for Depression, Bipolar Disorder and Psychosis and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Eff
Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Weight Gain
4
Nausea
3
Dizziness
2
Head Zaps
2
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Drowsiness
1
Seizures
1
Decreased Libido
1
Lat
Weight Gain
8
Tiredness
3
Insomnia
2
Weight Loss
2
Nausea
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Irritability
1
Hallucinations
1
Drowsiness
1
Suicidal behavior
1
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Effexor
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Latuda
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Withdrawal Symptoms
Eff
Lat
10
1
Weight Gain
Eff
Lat
4
8
Nausea
Eff
Lat
3
2
Dizziness
Eff
Lat
2
0
Head Zaps
Eff
Lat
2
0
Sexual Dysfunction
Eff
Lat
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Eff
Lat
1
1
Drowsiness
Eff
Lat
1
1
Seizures
Eff
Lat
1
0
Decreased Libido
Eff
Lat
1
0
Weight Gain
Lat
Eff
8
4
Tiredness
Lat
Eff
3
0
Insomnia
Lat
Eff
2
0
Weight Loss
Lat
Eff
2
0
Nausea
Lat
Eff
2
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
Lat
Eff
1
10
Irritability
Lat
Eff
1
0
Hallucinations
Lat
Eff
1
0
Drowsiness
Lat
Eff
1
1
Suicidal behavior
Lat
Eff
1
1
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Effexor during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Latuda during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Effexor and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Latuda and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 25 mg, 37.5 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg
Tablet: 20 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, 120 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid grapefruit juice or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Venlafaxine Hcl
Lurasidone hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Effexor and Latuda: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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