Effexor

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VENLAFAXINE - ORAL

Common Brand Name(s): Effexor
Phonetic Pronunciation: (ven-luh-FAX-een)
Information last revised November 2010

What does VENLAFAXINE-ORAL look like?

Uses:

Venlafaxine is used to treat depression. It may improve your mood and energy level, and may help restore your interest in daily living. Venlafaxine is known as a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI). It works by helping to restore the balance of certain natural substances (serotonin and norepinephrine) in the brain.
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