Generic name - Venlafaxine
Brand name - Effexor XR
Venlafaxine is prescribed for the treatment of mental depression and anxiety disorders; it also ends symptoms that cause anxiety and panic disorders. It should not be used to treat anxieties or tensions that are caused by the stress of everyday life.
Active Ingredients: Venlafaxine hydrochloride
Dosage amount differs according to individual’s condition. Follow your Physician’s orders or the directions on the label at all times.
Venlafaxine common side effects may include changes in eyesight such as blurred vision, headache, high blood pressure, chest pain, fast or irregular heartbeat and mood swings.
Venlafaxine Contraindications & Drug interactions
Venlafaxine may cause an overdose of sleep if taken with cold or allergy medications, sedatives, narcotic pain relievers, sleeping pills, muscle relaxants, and drugs that treat seizures and anxiety.
Venlafaxine Safety & Precautions
Venlafaxine may not suit few people causing agitation, irritability, and other abnormal behaviors. It may also cause suicidal thoughts or make them more depressed.
Venlafaxine should be stored at room temperature in a closed container and away from heat, moisture and direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.