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Effexor Withdrawal Symptoms?

I am currently taking 150mg of Effexor XR. If I skip a day or lord forbid 2 days, I have severe symptoms. These range from the body/brain shock sensation, sensitivity to noise, dizzy, mental ...

Posted 3 Nov 2004 33 answers

What is a good medication for severe major depression?

I have been treated for depression for over 20yrs and now have severe major depression for last 6 months. I take 150 mg Effexor XR and it doesn't seem to be working. I also have anxiety and ...

Posted 30 May 2012 69 answers

Has anyone taken effexor and wellbutrin together?

I have been on effexor 225 mg. for about 4 years for anxiety and depression. . Dr. added wellbutrin 300 mg. five weeks ago and hopes to wean me off effexor because of weight gain.(lots!!) Has anyone ...

Posted 19 May 2011 5 answers

How well does seroquel work for anxiety and panic attacks, is it a tranquilizer?

I have problems with major depression as well as anxiety and panic disorder. I take Effexor for the depression, and Neurontin and Klonopin for the anxiety. This worked well for a while but lately my ...

Posted 28 Sep 2011 4 answers

What happens when you miss a dose?

Are the side affects terrible? Ive read about feeling achy like you have the flu, having blurred vision and nausea. I just came off of Effexor which I had really bad side affects with and I'm ...

Posted 29 Jun 2011 4 answers

How long will it take to notice effexor xr helping for general anxiety disorder?

I am stressed very easily, nervous, have stomach aches and cry every day. Been on 150 mg for 2 weeks. Felt very blah, almost depressed the first week and a little more nervous the second. I pray that ...

Posted 13 Oct 2013 10 answers

Is is best to take Effexor XR at night or in the morning?

I have been taking effexor xr for about 6 months and it seemed to work pretty well. However, lately I have been waking up in the morning very anxious and a bit depressed. I take 75 mg at night, does ...

Posted 21 Feb 2011 4 answers

What is an equal dosage of Pristiq 50mg 1 daily and Effexor?

I have stopped taking Pristiq 50mg. per day and have been put on Effexor at 225 mg per day - what dosage of Effexor is required to equal 50mg. of Pristiq?

Posted 22 Apr 2013 4 answers

Been on Effexor now for two weeks at 37.5mg twice a day. I am getting so discouraged as I feel I?

... have one of each of the side effects. The most recent one being extreme fatigue. I was on Celexa for 6-7 years and needed to try something new because it wasn't helping my depression or ...

Posted 10 days ago 6 answers

Effexor - cymbalta vs generic?

Due to a very bad insurance co. I am now going on the generic cymbalta. I have been on it for 5 weeks and I have been deathly sick. Then I talked to my insurance co and theory (with out any potty ...

Posted 3 days ago 2 answers

Why do I feel so nervous after taking Effexor?

Been on Lexapro and Precipra (Escitalopram) for about a few months. Lexapro didn't help as I was getting irritable and angry all the time. Best was Precipra but it's been discontinued. ...

Posted 4 days ago 2 answers

I am currently taking 150 mg bupropion, and 1 mg of clonozepam, my pdoc just added?

Effexor. Now I am on 150 mg. of bupropion, 1 mg clonazepam and 37.5 mg of Effexor. My pdoc said he will gradually wean me off the clonazepam. I take the clonazepam for insomnia and I am wondering if ...

Posted 7 days ago 2 answers

I need to get off of this effexor xr. When I take it only 1 hour late I get major withdrawel. I?

... tried before but my speech was slurred and I was a mess. Been on it for 4 years. Help! Plus ive gained 30 lbs in 4 years!

Posted 1 day 8 hours ago 1 answer

Effexor 325mg daily - should i reduce my dose?

I have been taking 325 mg Effexor daily for a couple of months. I was wondering if maybe that is to High of a dosage and if I should reduce my dosage to 150 mg daily?

Posted 3 days ago 1 answer

Has anyone been switched from Effexor to pristiq? I'm thinking about along dr. to let me try it, as?

... the Effexor doesn't seen to be getting me over the hump. I was curious whether it has helped anyone more so?

Posted 7 days ago 1 answer

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