Venlafaxine affects neurotransmitters, the Effexor that nerves within the brain make and release in order to communicate with one another. Open link pharmacy label on your medicine will tell you contain much venlafaxine to take, how often to take it, and any special instructions. Do not use venlafaxine within 7 days before or 14 days after you have used a MAO inhibitor, such as isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, or tranylcypromine. Blood pressure monitoring may be advisable in patients receiving more than 200 mg of venlafaxine daily.
Possible side effects of Effexor XR include:
Effexor XR is used to treat diseases such as: Anxiety, Anxiety and Stress, Autism, Bipolar Disorder, Bulimia, Cataplexy, Depression, Dissociative Identity Disorder, Fibromyalgia, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Hot Flashes, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Major Depressive Disorder, Migraine, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Postpartum Depression, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder, Somatoform Pain Disorder, Vulvodynia.
Side effects are uncommon at low doses. The patients who are treated at this stage of overdose have a mortality rate of 20 percent to 40 percent.