No. There are discontinuation symptoms from stopping it, but it does not create a reward response like recreational drugs.
Hi ive been on effexor for over 15 years at a high dose.its not habit forming but if i miss a dose i will know by lunchtime with the very uncomfortable brain zaps start.i forgot to renew my prescripton in pharmacy over one bank holiday weekend once - horrific !
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