Pristiq

What is Pristiq?

It is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor class. It's primary use in medicine is in the treatment of major depressive disorder.

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My girlfriend (62) just came home from her MD with a prescription for Pristiq. A quick quiz prompted the determination of depression and...

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I formerly had taken Pristiq, due to insurance not paying for it any longer I came off for 3 months to see how I could do on my own. I have come...

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Pristiq or Desvenlafexine is a drug of SNRI group. It is a good antidepressant and anti...

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Hi I had a question regarding Pristiq. Generally is it considered to be more effective than SSRI's for example Zoloft for anxiety and depression?...

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Pristiq is Desvenlafaxine is an antidepressant of the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor...

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Hello I am a 24 year old female . I take levlen ED and pristiq every day. I got bitten by a random person they broke the skin that was 3 weeks ago....

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I forgot to take my 200mg dose of pristiq yesterday morning and by last night, while still unaware of this, began to experience a strange head...

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I have been ok 50 mg Pristiq for two weeks and 2 days. The side effects were building to the point where I would rather be off Pristiq than on it....

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I am currently taking Nefazadone for depression and Straterra for ADHD . I am thinking of switching anti-depressants. I'm considering Pristiq . I'm...

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I'm currently attempting to wean off of 225 mg of effexor xr and my doc is putting me on pristiq in its place. I'm getting conflicting responses to...

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