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How long until side effects stop with Effexor (venlafaxine) 75mg?

Days. The half life (how long it takes for half of the drug to be metabolized) of the parent compound is 5 hours and the active metabolite is 11 hours. It takes about 5 half lives for the drug to be fully metabolized. Thus it should be less than 3 days before the drug is completely metabolized and thus the effects to be gone. I hope this helps. Read more...

Stopped taking Effexor (venlafaxine) XR Sat due to side effects. How long until it is out of my system?

Effexor (venlafaxine) XR. I understand your discomfort of going through side effects of Effexor (venlafaxine) XR. It is about 6-7 days now. If you have not had Withdrawal symptoms Realize Healing powers of your Body. Effexor (venlafaxine) XR may last up to 7 days until it leaves your system. You have gone through so many stresses in life, seeing a Psychiatrist for Anxiety, Depression, and Monitoring of any withdrawals will be beneficial. Read more...

Are there any long lasting side effects to an overdose of Divalproex (depakote) or Venlafaxine (effexor)? Provided that death does not occur.

Should resolve. But what prompts your question? Did YOU overdose? If so, once all is destabilized, you should have no lasting damage. But discuss this with your doctor. Read more...

I am worried about long term side effects of my bi-polar meds, depakote, Effexor (venlafaxine) zr as well been on them 12 years. What r the long term side affects?

Medication side aff. Depakote can cause liver problems where you would feel weak, nausea and a flu like feeling and Effexor (venlafaxine) could cause hypertension. Other side effects are--vertigo, apathy, nausea, bleeding problems. The two medications are metabolized in the liver. Make sure you have a Depakote level done in your blood and liver test check. Read more...
It Depends. Many folks take Depakote and Effexor (venlafaxine) for years and years without any problems what so ever/ Depakote can have an affect on the liver, so it's good to have some blood tests every year or so. Also, Depakote can cause weight gain, and if a person gains too much weight, it can be associated with diabetes. Again, there's a test for that. With any treatment, one must weigh the risks and benefits. Read more...

Sexual side effects from Effexor (venlafaxine) I'm taking Effexor (venlafaxine) for headaches and I can no longer ejaculate unless I try really hard for a long time and it's exhausting. Normally I can ejaculate within a minute now it's taking 10 or more.

Do . Do you have a specific question? I'd probably be bothered by the symptoms you are describing, which are definitely possible from taking effexor (venlafaxine). I'd recommend going back to the physician prescribing this medication and discuss alternatives. Read more...

If get sexual side effects with Effexor (venlafaxine) what would be alternative as lost my sex drive before with certraline?

Sexual side effects. I understand your distress due to sexual side effects with Sertraline and Effexor (venlafaxine). Discuss with Psychiatrist for Diagnosis of Depression or Anxiety; Use of Lorazepam or Alprazolam for Anxiety; and for Depression with the lowest sexual side effects- Bupropion (Wellbutrin, Aplenzin, Forfivo XL) Mirtazapine (Remeron) Vilazodone (Viibryd) Have Therapy for stresses of life, relationship and sexuality. Read more...

Side effects for effexor (venlafaxine)?

There are more. Potential side effects than can be listed in 400 characters or less. Please see: http://www.Drugs.Com/sfx/effexor-side-effects.Html. Read more...

Side effects of being on venlafaxine (effexor)?

Mostly gi. Remember not everyone gets side effects and most go away with time on the med. Initially stomach ache, diarhea or constipation is common but is less with xr. Sexual side effects of delayed orgasm and low libido are dose related. Some gain wt if not careful with diet. Major complaints come from missing doses including dizzines and electric shocks which goes away with taking missed dose. Read more...