2 patient evaluations for Venlafaxine taken for the purpose of 'Fibromyalgia' with a perceived effectiveness rating of None

RCWinston
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RCWinston
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 60
Condition: 2 additional condition(s)
Quality of Life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported

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Apr 20, 2009 (Started Mar 19, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side Effects
    Moderate (Jittery feeling, Weight gain, Depressed mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 37.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It has some benefit for pain control and sleeplessness when taken. It did not help in either case for me
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Jittery feeling, Weight gain, Depressed mood, Depressed mood

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The-Gig
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The-Gig
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:M58y
CFS:12y Dx
FM:19y Dx
I am: vb
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Jul 29, 2005 (Started Jun 27, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Major Depressive Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Depressed mood)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side Effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 225 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Like any other med, it works for some people really well while it doesn't do anything for others, or even has bad side effects. For me, there seemed to be no effects at all.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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