This medicine is used to treat depression and symptoms associated with major depressive disorder.
This medicine is used for the treatment of panic disorders characterized by an attack of sudden and unexpected extreme fear under normal circumstances.
This medicine is also used for the treatment of anxiety and excessive worrying associated with generalized anxiety disorder and social anxiety disorder.
The effect of this medicine is cumulative and takes 4-8 weeks to show in most cases.
The time duration for which this medicine remains effective is 20-25 days.
Avoid or limit the uptake of alcohol while using this medicine. It is advised to refrain from driving vehicles and operating heavy machinery while using this medicine.
No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
This medicine should be used by pregnant women only when the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.
This medicine is not recommended for use by breastfeeding women. It is advised to discontinue breastfeeding before starting the treatment with this medicine. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.
Take Effexor as instructed by the doctor. Do not use in smaller or larger than the recommended dose. The dose is likely to change over time based on your response, and hence, adherence to the changes is a must. Do not stop the use of this medicine abruptly.