Effexor xr and Niacin drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Effexor xr and Niacin together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Effexor xr and Niacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 647 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Effexor Xr

Effexor xr has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Effexor xr 27,763 users)

Niacin

Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Niacin 7,423 users)

On Jan, 29, 2017

647 people who take Effexor Xr, Niacin are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Effexor xr and Niacin drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • myocardial infarction
  • flushing
  • cardio-respiratory arrest
  • completed suicide
  • anxiety
  • blood glucose increased
  • gun shot wound
  • restlessness
  • rash
  • akathisia
1 - 6 months:
  • depression
  • drug withdrawal syndrome
  • activities of daily living impaired
  • aggression
  • anger
  • fall
  • head banging
  • hostility
  • impulsive behaviour
  • mood swings
6 - 12 months:
  • flushing
  • road traffic accident
  • burning sensation
  • dizziness
  • drug ineffective
  • erythema
  • feeling abnormal
  • hepatic enzyme abnormal
  • malaise
  • night sweats
1 - 2 years:
  • flushing
  • pruritus
  • abnormal dreams
  • alcohol abuse
  • ankle fracture
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • diabetes mellitus
  • diarrhoea
  • disturbance in attention
2 - 5 years:
  • angina pectoris
  • aortic aneurysm
  • atrioventricular block complete
  • cardiac disorder
  • cardiac failure chronic
  • carotid artery disease
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • coronary artery disease
  • dehydration
  • hiatus hernia
5 - 10 years:
  • completed suicide
  • road traffic accident
10+ years:
  • balance disorder
  • crying
  • depression
  • emotional disorder
  • hypoaesthesia
  • panic disorder
  • paraesthesia
  • stress
  • tremor
not specified:
  • flushing
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • depression
  • headache
  • fall
  • diarrhoea
  • back pain
  • fatigue

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • flushing
  • fall
  • dizziness
  • pain
  • nausea
  • pruritus
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
male:
  • flushing
  • anxiety
  • myocardial infarction
  • pain
  • depression
  • arthralgia
  • anhedonia
  • chest pain
  • injury
  • fatigue

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • back pain
  • convulsion
  • diabetes mellitus
  • drug screen false positive
  • insomnia
  • pain in extremity
  • paraesthesia
  • abdominal pain
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • ammonia increased
30-39:
  • dizziness
  • abdominal distension
  • abdominal pain lower
  • abdominal pain upper
  • areflexia
  • arthralgia
  • arthropathy
  • autoimmune inner ear disease
  • axillary pain
  • back pain
40-49:
  • fall
  • weight increased
  • cardiac disorder
  • diabetes mellitus
  • flushing
  • depression
  • hypertension
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • dizziness
  • pruritus
50-59:
  • flushing
  • anxiety
  • pruritus
  • pain
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
60+:
  • pain
  • flushing
  • anxiety
  • neck pain
  • spinal osteoarthritis
  • myocardial infarction
  • back pain
  • arthralgia
  • headache
  • fall

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Effexor xr (venlafaxine hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Niacin (niacin) is often used to treat high blood cholesterol. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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