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is used for anxiety and depressive disorder. It improve these symptoms by increasing serotonin and nor epinephrine neurotransmitters
It usually take 3-4 weeks for this medicine to show its effects. In initial few days this medicine can increase some anxiety symptoms for that short term benzodiazepines will be helpful. Side effects like diarrhea and dry mouth can occur frequently at initiation of treatment, but later subside in most of the cases.
At initiation of treatment, suicidal ideation
has also been reported with its use, so it is important to meet your psychiatrist
Wish you all the best.
Dr Ashish Kumar Mittal