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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 18 days ago by • 5 answers
I have been on antidepressants for 7 years now, and Effexor for 5 years, was up to 150 mg, and have reduced to 37,5 mg with no side effects, I have done this really slowly, and have been on 37.5 mg XL tablets for 8 months, and can't stop completely. today i thought i would take one every ...
Posted 4 days ago by • 1 answer
Hi all, I recently added in 25mg of seroquel to my venlafaxine 375mg and to begin with I was getting a good sleep. The past week has not been good for me with family issues so my anxiety rocketed. Is there anyway the seroquel could be making it worse ? I get off to sleep ok but am experiencing ...
Posted 17 days ago by • 3 answers
So yesterday I was prescribed to 37mg of Venlafaxine for the first time. It's been years since I was on anything for anxiety. I wouldn't say my anxiety is crippling, but it's constantly in the back of my mind. It can be triggered by something as harmless as a stranger in the grocery ...
Venlafaxine - Hi I've being taking this medication for 5 years and now my aniexty has come back help
Posted 14 days ago by • 2 answers
I take 9 of the we tablets and there's 12 in the pill 12 works out 150ml it had worked fine for 5 years but now my aniexty is back so I upped it to 10 we tablets and after a week of sickness and no sleep no eatting i was feeling better again but that only lasted for a week then my aniexty came ...
Posted 27 Feb 2017 by • 3 answers
I got prescribed these today as a replacement for sertraline as I was on 200mg and all it was doing was making my anxiety horrifically worse. My dosage for this is 75mg once per day. I took the tablet with some food (some good old fashioned dairylee dunkers and fruit) and felt fine! Then around ...
Posted 9 Feb 2017 by • 5 answers
Ive taken venlafaxine 225mg for 18 months and I've been having severe night sweats, tremors and nightmares, I have to towel myself dry a couple of times a night, is there anything I can do other than changing my Meds?
Posted 14 days ago by • 1 answer
I have been on venlafaxine for about 3years. Started cutting it down as I always believed it didn't suit me and was keeping me anxious. Was doing OK until I got down to 100 mg when one day I awoke feeling high panic. Despite going back to 225g for 4 months, I felt no different. Saw ...
Posted 26 Feb 2017 by • 2 answers
I have been told that magnesium supplements can help stop depression very well, and wondered if I started taking magnesium while stopping taking my 2 x venlafaxine tablets per day I would feel less side effects of stopping the antidepressant and then could feel better by staying on the magnesium ...
Posted 30 Jan 2017 by • 3 answers
Which one has the less side affects?
Posted 16 Dec 2016 by • 6 answers
I was just prescribed venlafaxine 37.5mg by my doctor for anxiety and depression. I have only taken it for 2 days and now I'm thinking I'm going to stop before I get myself in too deep. I have read everywhere online that the withdrawal symptoms from this drug are not worth the benefits ...
Posted 19 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I feel so dizzy like I can even stand up my body feels so heavy. I keep getting this twinges in my brain. I can't get my tablets until tomorrow should I go A&E ? I'm feeling so ill
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