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Xanax and Effexor (venlafaxine) can you take them together.?

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Dr. Harris Cohen
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Harris Cohen
Dr. Harris Cohen
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Dr. Toner Overley
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Combining meds

These are commonly used together. All medicines have "side effects" .
The lists are long and there are no guarantees. I usually start one first, and observe for effects, and then start the other one.

In brief: Combining meds

These are commonly used together. All medicines have "side effects" .
The lists are long and there are no guarantees. I usually start one first, and observe for effects, and then start the other one.
Dr. Toner Overley
Dr. Toner Overley
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