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how to taper off effexor xr

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Call her back.: Every patient and situation is different. She may have a particular way she wants you to wean. Call her, not us for this.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Zoloft Taper: Although I provide guidance often to patients about how to taper off of Zoloft, it is really essential that you clarify this with your medical provide ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
None: there should be no interaction
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Use Caution/Monitor: There is a potential for interaction. The combination of green tea (contains theanine) may increase the risk of bleeding.
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Dr. Mark Reynolds
33 years experience Psychiatry
Usually not.: Then vast majority of my patients who have switched from Effexor xr to venlafaxine er have done so without difficulty. That said, generics can vary in ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Schneider
10 years experience General Practice
No immediate danger: you should be ok. If ou begin to feel light headed or faint get in to ER as soon as possible. And drink lots of water
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Dr. Chiquitha Cornelius
11 years experience Clinical Psychology
After a few hours to: a couple of weeks.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Blumenfield
57 years experience Psychiatry
Team Talk: The treatment of depression with medication is a team project with you and your M.D. As the team. Often the game plan will include psychotherapy and m ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clifton Schermerhorn
40 years experience General Practice
Maybe: Pristiq is a cogener of effexor...Pristiq is the right rotatory molecule of the racemic mixture known as effexor...Basically, the same medication...Pr ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly: Max dose is 225 per day. If you previously noted desired effects per increasing the dose, there is a chance of further improvement pushing the dose up ... Read More

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