Women's Health Community
Pregnancy and Effexor
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to women's health issues, including bone health, gynecologic cancers, genetic testing, heart disease, infectious diseases, work issues, mammograms, reproductive health, sexuality, domestic abuse and sexual violence.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Pregnancy and Effexor

I have been on effexor (75mg) for about 5 years now and just found out I am pregnant (4 weeks).  My doctor has said that in the event that I get pregnant that I should immediately stop taking the drug.  I have tried stopping without weining before, but have not been successful.  It is not that easy to do.  But i do want to get off of them by wiening over the next couple weeks.  It is okay for the baby to stay on them for a couple more weeks in order to wein myself off of them?  What is the BEST thing to do?
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Women's Health Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Priscy3
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
sassy_sam
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
MrsVirginia_001
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
gyspy09
PA