Metabolism: It undergoes metabolism in the liver and produces active metabolite O-Desmethyl Venlafaxine.
Excretion: Excreted mainly through urine
5. Dry mouth
7. Increased sweating
8. Abnormal ejaculation
16. Blurred vision
2. Patient on MAOI (Monoamine oxidase inhibitor) therapy
2. Renal impairment
3. Myocardial infarction
8. Patient on MAOI therapy (Discontinue the MAO inhibitor at least 2 weeks before Venlafaxine is started),
9. Use cautiously in patient at risk for suicide
10. Use caution while driving vehicle, operating machine and activities requiring mental alertness or judgment
2. Generalised anxiety disorder
3. Social anxiety disorder
Initial dose: 75 mg / day in 2- 3 divided doses with food. If sufficient response do not occur dose can be increased by 75 mg every 4 - 7 days intervals up to 225 mg / day.
Maximum dose: 375 mg / day
Generalised anxiety disorder, Social anxiety disorder: 75 mg / day in single dose with food. If sufficient response do not occur dose can be increased by 75 mg every 4 - 7 days intervals.
Maximum dose: 225 mg / day.
Home Delivery for Venlafaxine in Your City
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However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for venlafaxine and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for venlafaxine may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.
Please be aware that you should take venlafaxine only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for venlafaxine before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for venlafaxine with the pharmacy.
Venlafaxine is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for venlafaxine might be better known than venlafaxine itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have venlafaxine in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for venlafaxine.