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Feeling dizzy after taking antidepressant medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello i got a ?
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   i took a antidepressent and now i feel weird like i am going to throw up and i ma kinda dizzy is that normal
Doctor :   is this the first time you took the antidepressent?
User :   yes
Doctor :   may i know the name of the drug?
User :   one moment
User :   venlafaxine
User :   75 mg
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   this is very rare to get this kind of effect
Doctor :   why was this drug prescribed to you?
User :   depression
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   try doing this
Doctor :   make a fist and release the fingers one by one slowly
Doctor :   than slowly make first again

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