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Effexor vs Latuda

Effexor
VS.
Latuda
Other name: Effexor XR Effexor XR
Other name: lurasidone lurasidone
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.2
Concern level
3.4
Helpfulness
for Depression
4.6
Concern level
3.7
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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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Lurasidone (trade name Latuda) is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma. It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of schizophrenia on October 29, 2010 and is currently pending approval ...
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Withdrawal
10
Weight Gain
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Nausea
3
Dizzy
2
Addiction
1
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Suicidal
1
Drowsy
1
Seizures
1
Decreased Libido
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Weight Gain
8
Tiredness
3
Insomnia
2
Weight Loss
2
Nausea
2
Drowsy
1
Withdrawal
1
Suicidal
1
Headaches
1
Suicidal Thoughts
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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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Lurasidone (trade name Latuda) is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma. It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of schizophrenia on October 29, 2010 and is currently pending approval ...
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person. The absolute worst med was effexor. I had to co...
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" ...are the two I am on now, lamictal and abilify. Finally I ...normal person. The absolute worst med was effexor. I had to come of ...life away. The second worst med was latuda. It gave me... "

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" Appropriate metaphors for highs and lows are that Effexor sucks and Latuda blows.... "

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effexor helps with anxiety. I don't think they help with...
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" ...making me suicidal but we keep it for the ADD. The effexor helps with anxiety. I don't think they help with depression.    Latuda and Seroquel, I believe, are approved for bipolar... "

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hungry from it! Effexor made me starve though and caused...
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" Hey monochromatic-I've been on Lamictal 600mg for like 15 ...ever been hungry from it! Effexor made me starve though and ...caused ultra rapid cycling. I love Latuda for mood stability and it's... "

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Unfortunately I came down off of Effexor far too soon and...
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" ...similar situation when I started Latuda. This is a new mood stabiliser which has worked very well for me. Unfortunately I came down off of Effexor far too soon and had ...it which included restoring the... "

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need (and the side effects of) Effexor. No such luck! It's...
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" I spent 12 weeks coming off of Effexor only to have one of my worst crashes everrrrr. It was terribly difficult to handle the side-effects but I was determined that the newly prescribed stabiliser... "

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get some rashes, so off that and immediately on Latuda. She...
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" ...constant sweets cravings. THEN they put her on Effexor and she started to get some rashes, so off that and immediately on Latuda. She took herself off the ...bad side effects with the Latuda, so after a... "

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depression feels better with the Latuda but my pdoc & tdoc...
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" My depression feels better with the Latuda but my pdoc & tdoc ...me I'm manic today. I'm keeping on the Latuda for now, dropping my Effexor to 75mg & Nuvigil to ...hoping it is not the Latuda... "

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of meds. I take Latuda and it begins to work the very next...
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" I am sorry about your pain. Have you tried, with ...different combinations of meds. I take Latuda and it begins to work the very next day. I am on Wellbutrin, Effexor, Lamictal, Latuda and a small dose of... "

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ake a week to get off the latuda and then 2 weeks for a...
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" ...to going on parnate. I started reducing my effexor today and she's given me ...take a week to get off the latuda and then 2 weeks for ...of all this. I feel stuck and frustrated and unhappy all the... "

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