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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Pristiq: 50 mg if often an effective dose for Pristiq. Although there may be some early improvements before this, usually at least several weeks for full effe ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience in Psychiatry
See below: Although Pristiq and Trintellix are antidepressants with different modes of action, they both increase levels of serotonin in your system. Side effect ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Pristiq (desvenlafaxine): Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) is a fairly new antidepressant -- it's a metabolic product of Effexor (venlafaxine). It can be helpful with various types of ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience in Psychiatry
Works well.: Nice snri. Well tolerated by most. Very few drug interaction to be concerned about.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Knox
37 years experience in Psychiatry
Pristiq/weight: Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) is usually weight neutral. Weight gain on this med is unusual. Every psychiatrist had seen unusual side effects with meds. ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammed Younus
30 years experience in Psychiatry
Depends on need: Any psychiatric medication is started at a small dose and increased only if needed since medication clearance from body depends on certain enzymes in ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
14 years experience in Psychiatry
It works: Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor, in the same class as venlafaxine and cymbalta. If someone finds it ineffect ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Talk to your doctor: Stopping antidepressants can be easy for some but horrible for others. The best thing to do is talk with your doctor for a plan in weaning down. The ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Pristiq (desvenlafaxine): Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) is an antidepressant which inhibits the re-uptake of both serotonin and norepinephrine. It is actually the metabolite of ven ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Pristiq (desvenlafaxine): Most antidepressants, including pristiq, (desvenlafaxine) take at least 2-3 weeks to begin working -- maybe a little longer. Unfortunately side effec ... Read More
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