Venlafaxine 150 mg 28 pills
- Active substance: Venlafaxine
- Concentration: 150 mg / pill
- Package: 28 pills
- Manufacturer: may differ, on request
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Venlafaxine is a medication that is commonly used to treat depression and anxiety disorders, such as generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and social anxiety disorder (SAD). It is in a class of drugs called serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs), and it works by affecting the levels of certain chemicals in the brain, such as serotonin and norepinephrine, which are involved in regulating mood and anxiety.
Venlafaxine is usually taken orally, in tablet form, and the dosage can vary depending on the individual’s medical history and response to the medication. It is important to take the medication as prescribed by a healthcare provider, and to not exceed the recommended dosage.
Common side effects of venlafaxine may include nausea, dry mouth, dizziness, headache, and difficulty sleeping. In some cases, venlafaxine may cause more serious side effects, such as changes in blood pressure, suicidal thoughts or behavior, or serotonin syndrome (a potentially life-threatening condition that can occur when taking certain medications).
Because of the potential for side effects and interactions with other medications, it is important to use venlafaxine only under the guidance of a healthcare provider, who can monitor for potential side effects and adjust the dosage or switch to a different medication if necessary.