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Posted 18 May 2014 by Sfltally2014 • 5 answers
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 general anxiety and depression. My doctor started me on 37.5 for the first week, told me to double ...
Posted 22 Oct 2014 by jlamar • 5 answers
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 enjoyable to me. Years ago wellbutrin seemed to help me get up and go. effexor (also taken in the past, ...
Posted 2 Aug 2010 by gertas • 17 answers
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 change? Is it a problem to be concerned about?
Posted 4 Jan 2012 by nenag • 4 answers
My PDR just upped me from 150 to 225 because I was feeling tired and still had some symptoms. I am in my second week of the 150mg. SHould i have giving it more time?? I am kind of worried because it is the highest recommended dose. Is there much difference in the two dosages?? Is there anyone else ...
Posted 6 days ago by Redtruckjoe • 2 answers
Posted 9 days ago by Willamandrew • 2 answers
I suffer from bad anxiety, depression and ocd. I am on my second day of venlafaxine and I am scared. I have been feeling slightly more anxious and tired from it. The doctor told me to take 37.5mg for a week and then take 2 tablets a day after that. I have been on a number of ssri anti depressants ...
Posted 7 days ago by Mumof2 • 2 answers
Hi Folks had my review yesterday so once I have an ECG in Oct my psych wants me to try a small dose of risperidone for tweaking of anxiety and anxious thoughts and insomnia. Has anyone had this combination ? Thanks in advance X
Posted 9 days ago by Apywel • 1 answer
I have been prescribed venlafaxine for agitated depression ( my main concern is the agitated side I wake up every morning with terrible fear/ butterflies in my stomach that doesn't go away )but I'm really scared that I will have terrible side effects I have been reducing citalopram from ...
Posted 9 days ago by julia95 • 1 answer
Hello, I am a 20 year old who is taking 150 mg of venlafaxine (generic version of effexor) daily. I understand that I am not allowed to consume alcohol while on this medication, and I have been very strict about that rule for the past year and a half. But, I am turning 21 in a week and I want to ...
Posted 6 days ago by Apywel • 0 answers
..I have been advised by a consultant to take venlafaxine moderate release what does this. mean I need to know as I'm not sure the doctor who wrote the prescription has given me the right one as it only says venlafaxine hydrochloride on the box ? Can anybody advise me please
Posted 8 days ago by Phil06nicefrance • 0 answers
Posted 29 Aug 2016 by gn73 • 2 answers
Posted 8 Sep 2016 by TRRUCKER68 • 1 answer
I would like to know,if it will give you energy. I do have depression and anxiety. My doc said yes part of depression is feeling tired all the time .never wanting to do anything. Will this med help with that .
Posted 6 Sep 2016 by Lynnebryce • 1 answer
I have been informed you need a form from home office to be completed by gp.
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