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does effexor contain maoi

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Dr. Patrick Connerly
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NO: It has no MAOI effect

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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
55 years experience Psychiatry
Use MAOIs cautiously: Effects of a drug depend on the dose and the person taking it. Read the list of all other meds and foodstuffs you must avoid carefully. Yes, you can d ... Read More
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Dr. Byron Law-Yone
55 years experience Psychiatry
Use MAOIs cautiously: Effects of a drug depend on the dose and the person taking it. Read the list of all other meds and foodstuffs you must avoid carefully. Yes, you can d ... Read More
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Dr. Seth Kunen
45 years experience Clinical Psychology
Doubtful: There is a great deal of concern about maoi's such as deprenyl/selegiline. The concern is that ingesting foods such as smoked meats, aged hard chees ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Xanax (alprazolam): Alprazolam is a benzodiazepine and works differently then a MAOI
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Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
Try this: http://www.nmh.org/ccurl/504/151/Low-tyramine-diet-08.pdf This lists many foods to enjoy, eat a bit, avoid to keep away from tyramine. Also they give ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
You should prob.not: take those two together. bupropion hcl oral and dextromethorphan hbr oral bupropion hcl oral will increase the level or effect of dextromethorphan hb ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Dexilant (dexlansoprazole): This is a proton pump inhibitor for treating gerd. It does not contain MAO inhibitor.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Flax
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Blood press med: Maoi=monoamine oxidase inhibitor is an old blood pressure medication.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Rector
29 years experience Psychiatry
Antidepressants: SSRIs increase serotonin by inhibiting the re uptake of serotonin into the neurons. MAOIs increase serotonin by preventing the serotonin from being m ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
33 years experience Psychiatry
Neither: Reboxetine is a norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Wait 10 days: It is not clear what exactly the answer is. Zyvox (linezolid) is a weak MAO inhibitor. I would avoid other maoi's or drugs that act on sympathetic n ... Read More

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