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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
5-11 hours: five to eleven hours

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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Tapering Effexor (venlafaxine): The best approach is to work with your psychiatrist on the problem that led to being prescribed Effexor (venlafaxine) in the first place, to make sure ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes.: Yes, you can exercise on effexor (venlafaxine). However, if your blood pressure has been elevated while you are taking this medicine, you should check ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Effexor (venlafaxine): In some it does, depending on dose.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Venlafaxine: Effexor is a brand name for venlafaxine. Ask your pharmacist or prescribing medical provider to help clarify whatever the confusion is. Take care.
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Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience in Neurology
Yes, but: grapefruit juice can be problematic as it is sometimes made from the entire fruit (including the rind which contains a substance that may cause the bl ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Effexor (venlafaxine): Withdrawal can be intense if suddenly quit from being on high dose. Can have nausea, upset stomach, diarrhea, shakes, dizziness, headache, lightheaded ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Effexor (venlafaxine) is prescribed to alleviate symptoms. If the medication is doing this it should make you more productive. If not discuss this w ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martha Stark
46 years experience in Psychiatry
Depression/anxiety: Venlafaxine (effexor) is an snri (serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor) that is used for the treatment of depression; depression & anxiety; ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Rare but possible: It is a rare side effect, but certainly a possibility. If you are sensitive to the sun, it would be best to wear sunscreen & reapply regularly. Also w ... Read More
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