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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 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 ...

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 ...

How do I get off venlafaxine 37.5 XL?

Posted 18 days ago by pinkdove 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 ...

Effexor 375mg and Seroquel 25mg could it be making me more anxious ?

Posted 4 days ago by Mumof2 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 ...

Just started venlafaxine and could use some support. Should I take the second pill?

Posted 17 days ago by 12MeganB 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 Gaazzz 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 ...

Venlafaxine vomiting after first dose?

Posted 27 Feb 2017 by effybun 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 ...

I have severe night sweats?

Posted 9 Feb 2017 by Crystalwings30 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?

Has anyone changed from venlafaxine to sertraline?

Posted 14 days ago by LizzieHogan 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 ...

If I take magnesium supplement while stopping taking venlafaxine for depression will that help?

Posted 26 Feb 2017 by Gibbs SR 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 ...

Compare sertraline vs venlafaxine in need of some advice? Which one is more affective and popular?

Posted 30 Jan 2017 by DFeather 3 answers

Which one has the less side affects?

Should I start venlafaxine?

Posted 16 Dec 2016 by rbeccamae 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 ...

I have missed my venaflaxine 225mg for 5 days & feel so ill is this normal?

Posted 19 Feb 2017 by Cinders 40 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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