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venlafaxine overdose signs

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
55 years experience Psychiatry
Vital signs. lab : A physical exam, check blood pressure, pulse, respiration and temperature and ekg. Blood tests to measure serum level of effexor (venlafaxine). Mental ... Read More

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Effexor OD: VENLAFAXINE /Effexor recommended dosing is up to 225mg per day. However, off-label dosing can be considerably higher. An overdose is accidental or int ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Effexor OD: Effexor/ VENLAFAXINE recommended dosing is up to 225mg per day. However, off-label dosing can be considerably higher. An overdose is accidental or int ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
22 years experience Psychiatry
Too many: There are too many potential side effects to list. Most people have no side effects. This sounds like a discussion you should have with your doctor.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
Venlafaxine overdose: There is no specific treatment for an overdose of venlafaxine. Heart function monitoring & other supportive care are given. Often activated charcoal i ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
22 years experience Psychiatry
Supportive: There is no specific antidote for Effexor (venlafaxine, and management is generally supportive, providing treatment for the immediate symptoms.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Anderson
21 years experience Psychiatry
Effexor (venlafaxine) Ineffective?: It depends upon: what it was prescribed for, how long you've been on it, and how big a dose you're on. If given for anxiety and depression, those diso ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
It's pretty safe.: They don't actually do controlled trials of overdoses in humans. Therefore the experience is based only on those who try suicide and they are not a re ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Adler
49 years experience Psychiatry
No: It would be unlikely to cause permanent damage.

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