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Effexor Xr Warnings And Recalls
Just started Effexor XR 75mg what is the effective does to become more productive and how long will it take me to get to that dose?
Effexor XR: Use sustained release; start 37.5 mg/day; increase slowly to maximum of 75 mg tid (3X per day). Takes about 3-4 weeks to get desirable effect. Effexor XR blocks the reuptake of norepinephrine, increased blood pressure is a potential problem. Ask your doctor for more information. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Venlafaxine (effexor) is an snri (serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor) that is used for the treatment of depression; depression & anxiety; generalized anxiety disorder; & social anxiety. Effexor xr is sometimes used for panic disorders. It can cause nausea, headaches, anxiety, insomnia, drowsiness. & hypertension. Seizures have been reported. Be careful not ...Read more
What side affects can I expect from upping my dose of Effexor XR from 150mg to 225mg? It's my second day
Like the begin: If u remember the way u felt the 1st few days/wks of starting effexor?, every time you go up on your dose, these symptoms/ feelings can recur. The worst side effect is if you feel more depressed and become suicidal.Seek medical help asap . Most mild s.E. Pass after a few days...If not, return to your prescribing doctor to discus. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I was on Effexor XR for a bit over a year and have been off it for about a month now. During that time i gained a lot of weight :-( very hard!
I have been on Effexor XR 75mg for almost a week and I lost my appetite. Why do you think this happened? Do you think it will return?
Known effect: Effexor can cause some appetite suppression. So if this just started after taking the medication, it may very well be related to your effexor. It may not return and you should review this with your prescribing physician so you have plan of action, if appetite suppression becomes a bothersome problem. Best of luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Effexor: The xr form is extended release and given once a day, somewhat better tolerated than the regular release as far as effect on stomach. ...Read more
Yes: Some patients say they have felt a benefit the first day they take a medication. That is likely due to the placebo effect and not the medication itself.You will notice side effects immediately.Depending on the side effect of the medication it can be beneficial, such as having more energy or sleepng better. The medication needs to build up in your system over a few weeks to obtain maximum benefit. ...Read more
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