Review: Effexor and Melatonin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Effexor and Melatonin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 106 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 29, 2014: 106 people who reported to have interactions when taking Effexor, Melatonin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Effexor (venlafaxine hydrochloride)
- Melatonin (melatonin)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Effexor, Melatonin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||56|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||48|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||32|
|Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)||23|
|Hot Flush (sudden feelings of heat)||22|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Effexor, Melatonin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Myocardial Infarction (destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle)||8|
|Cerebrovascular Accident (sudden death of some brain cells due to lack of oxygen when the blood flow to the brain is impaired by blockage or rupture)||8|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)||8|
|Cholecystitis Chronic (long lasting infection of gallbladder)||4|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||4|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer
- Back pain
- Sleep disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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On eHealthMe, Effexor (venlafaxine hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Melatonin (melatonin) is often used to treat insomnia. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
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- Melatonin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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