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Posted 18 May 2014 by • 6 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 • 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 • 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 • 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 May 2011 • 1 answer
I have been taking venlafaxine XR, 150mg for several months now. I have almost constant fatigue and / or sleepiness throughout the day. This problem is interferring with my quality of life. I have tallked to my family dr.& psychiatrist several times about this problem. They seem to dismiss it! ...
Posted 7 days ago by • 3 answers
Hi I was diagnosed with anxiety and depression. I also suffer with not being able to fall asleep. The medication I currently take is venlafaxine 225mg, mirtazapine 45mg and quetiapine 500mg. I have been on these medications for over a year now and I find myself worsening. Is there anything that can ...
Posted 8 days ago by • 0 answers
... but for the last 3 days I've completely lost my sense of taste and smell. I've never had anything like this before and am wondering if it's linked to the tablets. Has anybody else experienced this?
Posted 3 May 2017 by • 0 answers
I've been on venlafaxine since March 2015 and started weaning myself off Dec. 2016. I was on 150MG then and got down to 18.75 (half a 37.5 tablet). The last two weeks I broke the half in half and now April 29 stopped taking any. WOW, I feel terrible! I thought I had chemo brain from my cancer ...
Posted 19 days ago by • 0 answers
Cutting venlafaxine down to 75mg per day and one mirtazapine 15mg at night, will eventually be down to just mirtazapine 15mg. Taking the venlafaxine and mirtazapine together is making me feel really sleepy and woozy does anyone who has been on these 2 meds together feel the same
Posted 29 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
am I getting the same doseage? I feel like im missing a dose (dizziness, confusion, nausea) but was told 75xr is the same doseage as 75mg 2xday. that's not what by body is telling me.
Posted 22 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
I've had severe back pain low back for 15 plus years. It has controlled my life and made my life unbearable. I've recently been put on venlafaxine 37.5 mg once a day. If this drug works for depression, anxiety, etc just how will it work for my back and nerve pain? Thanks for any feedback.
Posted 28 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
I have been taking venlafaxine XL since 1st April. Started on 75mg and was still struggling with sleep. I increased to 112.5mg from 18th April. Since the increase I have been sleeping much better however I am experiencing the most awful tiredness unlike anything I've ever experienced before! ...
Hi, I have been taking 75mg of venlafaxine XL for the past 11 days. I take them in the morning. I am
Posted 14 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
... finding that I am feeling very anxious and shakey. This seems to calm down as the get into the evenings but I am finding it very unsettling. Can anybody tell me if these are likely to be start up side effects and if so how long are they likely to last? Am really in need of some positive ...
Posted 21 Apr 2017 by • 1 answer
Only started recently in hospital 50 mg twice a day, also on Venlafaxine ( Effexor) 100 mg twice a day. Concerned about serotonin uptake. Night sweats just started after I started tramadol. Don't think it's withdrawal. Want to stop tramadol altogether? Do you need to wean off?
Posted 15 Apr 2017 • 1 answer
Myself dwn to 1 tablet a day,as I was wanting to come of them it is the Easter holidays and I never seen my doctor to tell them n ask for more so I have none left! Before I got put on them I got fluoxetine but I never really gave them a try,the reson I'm asking is because I have still got a ...
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