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Can serotonin syndrome cause brain damage/dementia/heart damage? took high dose adhd meds and effexor (venlafaxine).

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Dr. Jose luis Hernandez answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Serotonin Syndrome may cause fevers and seizures but unlikely dementia or heart failure. Speak with your doctor if you are concern of the dosage and quantity of your medications More info on serotonin syndrome: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/serotonin-syndrome/basics/definition/con-20028946

Answered Feb 15, 2015



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