Review: how effective is Pristiq for Stress and anxiety?
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 13, 2013)
Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Pristiq (desvenlafaxine succinate) is for Stress and anxiety. The study is based on 166 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Pristiq
Pristiq (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of desvenlafaxine succinate. It is often used in depression. Common side effects of Pristiq include nausea, nausea aggravated, dizziness, dizziness aggravated, headache.
Stress and anxiety
Stress and anxiety is typically treated by Xanax, Klonopin, Clonazepam, Lexapro, Ativan, Lorazepam.
On Dec, 13, 2013: 166 people are studied for taking Pristiq in Stress and anxiety
Pristiq effectiveness for Stress and anxiety (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Pristiq for Stress and anxiety * :
|Stress and anxiety||0.60%||0.00%||1.81%||26.51%||30.12%||27.71%||9.04%||4.22% |
Who find Pristiq more effective for Stress and anxiety?
Age of people who find Pristiq more effective * :
|Stress and anxiety||0.00%||0.00%||1.79%||21.43%||25.00%||35.71%||14.29%||1.79% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- By mommyof1: Does anyone else experiance severe anxiety
(for a 20 year old woman who has Anxiety And Stress, and takes Implanon)
I have been on the implanon birth control now for 2 years and I have been experiencing severe anxiety and fears. I never used to be this bad. I am 20 years old and now am scared to even be alone in my home at night. I am good during the day but once it starts getting dark I am terrified of everythin ...
(Number of patients like mommyof1: 4,692)
- By k9kraze: How difficult is it to stop taking klonopin?
(for a 58 year old woman who has Anxiety Disorder, Panic Attacks, Major Depression, and takes Klonopin, Amphetamine Salt Combo, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Pristiq, Lisinopril)
I am a 58 year old woman who has had panic attacks since I was 16 years old. I also suffer from major depression. I've recently heard that Klonopin (Clonazepam) can cause early dementia. I have taken this drug for 22 years and want to discontinue it. Is it difficult to stop taking this medication du ...
(Number of patients like k9kraze: 8,371)
- By k9kraze: I have taken over 40 medications for major depression and anxiety. i have been taking 30mg adderall 2 times a day, plus a cocktail of other drugs. does anyone else take adderall for depression?
(for a 58 year old woman who has Depression, Anxiety With Panic Attacks, and takes Amphetamine Salt Combo, Pristiq, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Lisinopril)
I am a 58 year old woman, who has had panic attacks since I was 16 years old. I started psychiatric treatment in 1988. I have been on more than 40 drugs for anxiety and major depression. Three years ago, a psychiatrist put me on Adderall (as a last ditch effort) and it has made all the difference in ...
(Number of patients like k9kraze: 11,994)
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