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Effexor XR - Does the yawning go away? Why am I so tired and have depressive episodes?

Sorry if this has already been answered..I'm not used to q&a forums really. (Providing a lengthy info) I am a 22 year old female. I was first prescribed venlafaxine a couple months ago for ...

Posted 18 May 2014 5 answers

Can I take Venlafaxine and Wellbutrin together? I have taken these drugs at different in the past?

I read a review on this site from someone who found that adding wellbutrin to venlafaxine was helpful. I've been extremely depressed, as in doing nothing, even activities that are extremely ...

Posted 22 Oct 2014 5 answers

My pharmacy just switched my effexor xr 75 mg to this generic--venlafaxine HCL 75mg - Is this ok?

For the several days I have takent the new one venlafaxine, I have been extremely dizzy. I have often had low levels of "vertigo" but this is off the cahrts. Could it be caused by this med ...

Posted 2 Aug 2010 17 answers

Venlafaxine - I started venelflaxine 5 days ago and I am experiencing itching all over, insomnia and

... restless legs, I assume these are side effects, how long will they last please

Posted 10 days ago 3 answers

Venlafaxine - Will dry mouth last?

I've taken venlafaxine for about 10 days and my mouth is so DRY it hurts. Will this side effect last? I like Venlafaxine otherwise, it seems like it's kept my hot flashes away and I'm ...

Posted 4 days ago 2 answers

Am I being to impatient for my antidepressants to work?

Hi, I have had several bouts of severe depression on and off since I was sixteen. I'm now 39. I have slowly gone up to 225mg of venlafaxine which I have been on for 10 days now. I am still ...

Posted 7 hours ago 1 answer

Effexor XR - Venlafaxine and weight gain/loss?

Hi there Mi have been on sertraline for 2 years, I have just weaned off them on the advice from the doctor and she has prescribed me venlafaxine. I was wondering if anyone had experienced weight gain ...

Posted 17 Oct 2015 4 answers

Venlafaxine - Two Venflaxine drug together?

I have been on silunex375 and and aripa 20 .But The are so expensive in my countyr and I cant afford .My question is Is it possible to get 300 silunex and 75 mg efexor (They should be equivalent ...

Posted 11 hours ago 0 answers

Does venlafaxine (effexor) make you more depressed before it starts to work?

I've been on effexor 75mg for almost 2 weeks now. I feel more depressed. Is this normal? Will I start to feel better when the medication starts to get at therapeutic levels in my system?

Posted 14 days ago 2 answers

I accidentally took my morning meds tonight. Do I take my night meds now?Do I skip am meds in morn?

Am meds: PLAVIX, Coreg cr, ,Clopidogrel, Venlafaxine. Pm meds: Simvastatin, Aspirin, Had a HA blockage in LAD in 2009. Ended up with 6 stents in LAD after a Vaso-vagal event

Posted 13 days ago 2 answers

Looking for Advice on Weaning Off Venlafaxine?

Exactly as the title says. I've been trying to get off venlafaxine for a few years but it's never been a good time (school, work, etc) and now that my insurance is set to run out in less ...

Posted 9 days ago 1 answer

Venlafaxine - Can this drug help with neuropathy pain?

Have spinal stenosis (age68) failed back srg in '07..had severe nerve pain for 4yrs went away for 4 yrs and is now suddenly back..dx with peripheral neuropathy & had all txs & drugs ...

Posted 12 days ago 1 answer

Venlafaxine - Will this work for me ,just not saying much about flushes???

I've been put on venlafaxine for my severe hot flushes but also,they have took me of my antitipresents as this is meant 2 be 1 as well? I've only been put on 75mg 1 per day,I can't get ...

Posted 7 days ago 0 answers

Is Venlafaxine effective on OCD like Prozac?

I have been on Prozac for over 20 years for OCD. Dr. has prescribed Venlafaxine for hot flashes. I will take is instead of Prozac now. Is this drug effective like Prozac for OCD? If this is not ...

Posted 14 days ago 1 answer

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