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What Works For Anxiety Disorders–Anti-Anxiety Drugs

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KHEDEZLA (key-DEZ-luh) (desvenlafaxine)

November 26, 2016 – 2:35 pm | 27 views
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KHEDEZLA (key-DEZ-luh) (desvenlafaxine)
Extended-release Tablets
MEDICATION GUIDE
Read this Medication Guide before you start taking KHEDEZLA and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This information does not take the place of talking to …

FETZIMA® (fet-ZEE-muh) (levomilnacipran)

November 20, 2016 – 7:17 pm | 61 views
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FETZIMA® (fet-ZEE-muh) (levomilnacipran)
MEDICATION GUIDE
extended-release capsules
Read this Medication Guide before you start taking FETZIMA and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This information does not take the place of talking to …

PRISTIQ® (pris-TEEK) (desvenlafaxine)

November 20, 2016 – 12:22 pm | 46 views
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PRISTIQ® (pris-TEEK) (desvenlafaxine)
MEDICATION GUIDE Extended-Release Tablets
Read this Medication Guide before you start taking PRISTIQ and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This information does not take the place of talking …

Stopping Antidepressants – The Antidepressant Discontinuation Syndrome

August 22, 2016 – 8:47 pm | 68 views
The Antidepressant Discontinuation Syndrome

Stopping Antidepressants – The Antidepressant Discontinuation Syndrome
Discontinuation symptoms may occur after stopping many drugs including antidepressants. ‘Discontinuation syndrome’ is the preferred term since ‘withdrawal syndrome’ implies addiction. Symptoms can often be explained in terms of …

Discontinuing Antidepressants

December 8, 2010 – 8:54 pm | 249 views
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Discontinuing Antidepressants – what you need to know
Are antidepressants addictive?
Antidepressants do not cause an addiction as with opioid drugs (such as heroin), barbiturates, amphetamines (speed), alcohol and nicotine. This means that taking your medicine regularly …