Effexor vs Topamax

Effexor
Topamax
Other name: Effexor XR Effexor XR
Other name: Topiramate Topiramate
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Depression
3.2
Concern level
3.4
Helpfulness
for Depression
2.5
Concern level
3.3
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Effexor (generic name: venlafaxine) is a popular antidepressant that increases serotonin and noradrenaline. It is mostly used for depression and anxiety disorders. As with most ant...
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Topamax (generic name: topiramate) is part of a family of medication known as anticonvulsants. It is used to treat and prevent seizures in adults and children. Topamax is also effe...
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Withdrawal Symptoms
10
Weight Gain
4
Nausea
3
Dizziness
2
Head Zaps
2
Addiction
1
Sexual Dysfunction
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Drowsiness
1
Seizures
1
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Tingling
2
Dizziness
2
Nausea
2
Hair Loss
2
Insomnia
1
Allergy
1
Kidney Stones
1
Mania
1
Loss of Appetite
1
Irritability
1
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3
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About Effexor
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 Topamax
Topiramate (brand name Topamax) is an anticonvulsant (antiepilepsy) drug. It was originally produced by Ortho-McNeil Neurologics and Noramco, Inc., both divisions of the Johnson & Johnson Corporation. This medication was discovered in 1979 by Bruce...
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