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

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 ...

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

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, ...

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

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?

Venlafaxine/Effexor ER 150mg to 225 mg?

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 ...

Any one else experiencing extraprymadial side effects of Venlafaxine (Effexor XR 150mg) such as?

Posted 6 days ago by Wizmedic11 8 answers

... tongue rolling, grimacing, grunting, uncontrollable movements etc etc? I even have severe chronic left ear pain. All of these reactions worsen by end of the day.

Effexor - For several reasons, I'm running short on my pills (venlafaxine XR 300mg/day) and won't be

Posted 2 days 20 hours ago by beachbrat20 3 answers

300mg/day) and won't be able to get them refilled until tomorrow. This has resulted in my only having enuf left to take only 150mg the last three days and NO med today at all. So today I was struck with the deepest depression I had ever experienced in my life. I was ready to check myself into ...

One month on venlafaxine?

Posted 10 days ago by Willamandrew 2 answers

I have been taking venlafaxine for one month and have seen no improvement in my depression or anxiety? I started off taking 37.5mg for one week and then for the last 3 weeks I have been taking 75mg. I am still experiencing some unpleasant side effects and that's been a month on the drug. I do ...

Effexor and tramadol?

Posted 11 days ago by jayice 1 answer

I am due to start venlafaxine this evening, also reducing my amitriptyline. I fear that my health care providers may have over looked the fact I'm also taking tramadol. Am I being over cautious, as interactions on this site state a major side effect :(

The anxiety in my stomach is becoming unbearable?

Posted 4 Oct 2016 by Apywel 2 answers

I have been prescribed venlafaxine and over the last three weeks I've been reducing citalopram from 40mg to 5mg 6 days ago I increased the venlafaxine from 37.5mg to 75mg I stop the citalopram altogether in a couple of days. But the anxiety is so intense I walk round all day with a constant ...

Effexor and a glass of wine; how bad is that mix?

Posted 22 Sep 2016 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 ...

Should you take venlafaxine before bed?

Posted 26 Sep 2016 by pauly1814 2 answers

Starting venlafaxine and scared?

Posted 21 Sep 2016 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 ...

Venlafaxine 375mg and Risperidone ?

Posted 23 Sep 2016 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

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