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 Effexor (Generic)

Effexor (Generic)

Effexor (Venlafaxine)Description

Venlafaxine, available under the trademark name Effexor is an antidepressant medicine. Effexor (Venlafaxine) is known as a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI). This indicates it increases the levels of the neurotransmitters serotonin and norepinephrine in the body and the brain. It is utilized to deal with major depressive disorder, anxiety and panic attack. Many medical professionals might recommend Venlafaxine off-label to treat diabetic neuropathy and migraine prophylaxis. Take this medicine by mouth as prescribed by your doctor, typically two to three times daily with food. Together with its desired impacts, Venlafaxine may trigger some unwanted impacts. Tell your medical professional promptly if you have drowsiness, lightheadedness, anorexia nervosa, dry mouth, nausea, irregularity, blurred vision, nervousness, yawning, uncommon sweating, or difficulty sleeping.

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Always bear in mind to consult your physician initially even if you have already check out the instruction meticulously and you are sure this drug will eventially comfort you.

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Uses

Generic Effexor is a medication that belongs to the class of selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors. By restoring the balance of brain chemicals, it can effectively treat depression, anxiety and panic disorder.

How to take

Generic Effexor should be taken in strict compliance with your doctor’s instructions and directions on the prescription label. The dosage might be gradually increased by your medical specialist in the first few days of treatment to let your body adjust better. However, do not change the dosage or stop taking the medication abruptly without prior medical consult, as it may lead to the increase of side effects.

Side effects

Stop taking the medication and seek urgent medical help if you have any of the following side effects: uneven/fast heartbeat, pain in the chest area, acute headache, heavy breathing, painful or difficult urination, rash.

Common side effects of taking Generic Effexor include perspiration, loss of appetite, dry mouth, dizziness, shaking, blurred vision, digestion problems, sleepiness, changes in sexual potency. If any of these effects persist or become bothersome, contact your doctor.

Taking Generic Effexor may cause mental slowdown. Avoid activities that require mental alertness after taking the medication.

Precautions

Inform your doctor of any medical conditions you have or history thereof, especially: kidney or liver disease, heart disorders, high blood pressure, glaucoma or allergies. Elderly patients are more vulnerable to the effects of Generic Effexor. Consult your doctor concerning the use of Generic Effexor during pregnancy and while breast-feeding as it has the ability to pass into breast milk.

Drug interactions

Notify your healthcare provider on any medications you are taking, especially MAO inhibitors (e.g., , phenelzine, tranylcypromine, selegiline, isocarboxazid, furazolidone), cimetidine, antidepressants, sedatives, lithium, narcotic pain relievers (e.g., morphine, codeine), seizure and certain migraine medications (e.g., sumatriptan), drugs for weight management. Do not combine the medication with alcohol.

Missed dose

If you have missed your dose of Effexor, make sure to take it as soon as possible. However, two doses should never be taken at the same time, so if the time for the next dose has almost come, DO NOT take the dose you have missed.

Storage

Generic Effexor should be stored at room temperature between 59°F and 86°F (15°C and 30°C) away from light and moisture, out of reach of children and pets.

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