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what is the maximum dose of effexor

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shah Nawaz
34 years experience in Psychiatry
Twice: Most people do well on Effexor (venlafaxine) twice a day some with higher anxiety needs three time a day.

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Kriedman
46 years experience in Psychiatry
Not much yet: You need time for the body to respond to the higher dose. The goal is to relieve your symptoms (depression, anxiety, etc). Don't let your current mood ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes ,but: Yes, you may take two a day but be sure you see your doctor for blood pressure monitoring.This drug has norepin., at higher dosage, blood pressure nee ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Callaghan
52 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Patience.: It takes anywhere from 2-6 weeks on the right dosage to feel the benefits of antidepressants. The dose will depend on the severity, duration and the p ... Read More
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anupama Gangavati
21 years experience in Geriatrics
0: Usually the maximum dose is 45 mg, however in the elderly we start low and go slow. We start at as low as 7.5 mg and go upto 15 or 30 mg depending upo ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Moranville
35 years experience in Psychiatry
250 mg: Start 25 mg increasing up to 100 in first 2 weeks then up to max of 250 mg over next several woks as tolerated for max benefit.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience in Pain Management
2.5/325 : The lowest manufactured dose in the us is 2.5 milligrams of hydrocodone + 325 mg of milligrams (acetaminophen).
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
17 years experience in Psychiatry
Pristiq (desvenlafaxine): Or desvenlafaxine is an SNRI commonly prescribed to treat depression & anxiety (tho FDA approved to treat MDD at this time). The approved dose ran ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Callaghan
52 years experience in Addiction Medicine
It depends.: The physician drug reference shows that 4 mg. Is the maximum allowed dose . However, i must advise you strongly to use this drug cautiously as it can ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Greenly
36 years experience in Family Medicine
8 mg daily: Xanax, generic alprazolam, is available in pharmacies notionally in dosages of 0.25, 0.5, 1.0, and 2.0 mg. The dosage range varies widely, depending ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
19 years experience in Emergency Medicine
200 mg: is the maximum dose, but most doctors will start at a lower dose, and slowly increase, to minimize side effects. Hope this helps!
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Dosing Opiates: The correct answer is the dose your physician recommends and to only use it sparingly. If you are addicted or are using oxycodone outside of a ther ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience in Psychiatry
60 mg: The maximum dose approved by the fda, i.e. "on label" is 60 mg daily. This is the maximum dosing for obsessive-compulsive disorder and social phobia. ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience in Family Medicine
Dr Advice: The doctor wrote your prescription for you personally. I would not exceed his recommendations on the rx. If you do not feel it is relieving you pain ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Talk to your doctor : The maximum daily dose is between 500mg and 600mg depending upon short acting or long acting formulation. You should talk with your doctor who knows y ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
25 years experience in Internal Medicine
800 mg - 3x per day: The maximum dosage of Ibuprofen is usually 2400 mg per day, but no more than 800 mg at one time.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience in Geriatrics
One patch: Twice daily, prolonged use not advisable.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neal Edelson
33 years experience in Emergency Medicine
10mg once a day: The starting dose is usually 5mg and can be increased to 10mg. Do NOT alter the dose by yourself. You must talk to your doctor before changing the d ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: Tapering is a gradual decrease in the does over weeks to months until the lowest possible dose is reached.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Do yo meanPill size?: I'm not sure of the context of your question. Atenolol comes in 25, 50, and 100 mg tablets so the highest pill size is 100 mg. Usually it is taken onc ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience in Family Medicine
Lexapro: can be prescribed up to 20 mg per day if the patient tolerates it well.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rita Agarwal
34 years experience in Anesthesiology
Titrated: It is titrated to effect, there is no maximum when used very carefully and.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Zoloft (sertraline): Up to 200mg. Per day in divided dosages, for average adult.
A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience in Family Medicine
Family practice : You must mean lyrica (pregabalin). Usual starting dose is 50 mg twice a day. It can be titrated. It is used for neuropathy pain.

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