A 30-year-old member asked:
Can you take xanax with effexor (venlafaxine)?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 26 years experience
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Clinical Psychology 23 years experience
Yes: As prescribed and under a doctors care.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Xanax and Effexor (venlafaxine) can you take them together.?
2 doctor answers • 9 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Effexor (venlafaxine) is taken daily to prevent anxiety, while Xanax can be used on an as-needed basis for breakthrough anxiety symptoms -- the daily use of Effexor (venlafaxine) should make your need for Xanax less.
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Last updated Nov 22, 2020
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