Effexor XR

About Effexor XR (Prescription Drug)

Effexor® XR is a brand name for the extended release formulation of venlaflaxine, a Serotonin/Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitor (SNRI) antidepressant used to treat major depressive, generalized anxiety, social anxiety and panic disorders. Read more

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Ashley's mom's Effexor XR History (Ongoing)
Effexor XR (venlafaxine)
75 mg Daily Jun 01, 1993 - Dec 14, 2008
300 mg Daily Dec 14, 2008 - Last Update

Ashley's mom's Effexor XR is for…

  • Depressed mood

Ashley's mom's side effects of Effexor XR…

  • Jittery feeling Aug 22, 2008
  • Dry mouth Jul 4, 2009

Evaluations


Jul 4, 2009

Dosage
300 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Jittery feeling, Dry mouth)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

Aug 22, 2008

Dosage
75 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Jittery feeling)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take