Review: Effexor and Melatonin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Effexor and Melatonin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 92 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Effexor (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Melatonin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of melatonin. It is often used in insomnia.
On Oct, 16, 2013: 92 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|
|8||Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease||18|
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|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Back pain
- Prostate cancer
- Sleep disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- By tlcfisher: What would cause a false positive for valium? i.e. i didnt take it, but has shown up in several of my urine test
(for a 32 year old woman who takes Suboxone, Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide, Melatonin, Benadryl, Excedrin, Ranitidine)
I've been going to my Suboxone doctor for over a year now. In that time all I have done (as far as "narcotic" go) is my Suboxone and when my grandpa passed she wrote me a small script, on 2 different occasion for Xanax 0.5 (which I was actually able to hold onto until about a month ago..) Well, yest ...
(Number of patients like tlcfisher: 1,929)
- By almany: Side effects and/or interactions
(for a 86 year old woman who has Insomnia Related To Another Mental Condition, and takes Effexor, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Xanax)
patient 86 yrs has been diagnosed with dementia. has been taking these at night,the trazodone was increase since summer 2013.Patient has experienced loss of appetite,insomnia,and feebleness/weakness in limbs. Thank you for your assistance!
(Number of patients like almany: 3,897)
- By maryalice: Is high ck (702) related to parkinson's
(for a 61 year old woman who has Colitis, Acid Reflux, Parkinson's, and takes Sinemet, Mirapex, Artane, Effexor, Pantoprazole, Aminosalicylic Acid)
High ck led to taking a statin as a prophylactic, which was discontinued when I had a normal angiogram one month later my ck is still high. It was 702, a month later it is 678. What should I do?
(Number of patients like maryalice: 4,921)
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- By carolinewhitney: Effexor xr 150 mg and phentermine 37.5 mg
(for a 22 year old woman who has Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Weight Control, Menstruation Irregular, Hirsutism, Seasonal Allergy, Seasonal Affective Disorder, and takes Effexor Xr, Phentermine, Spironolactone, Loestrin 24 Fe, Zyrtec)
phentermine has caused significant weight loss. Effexor XR manages my GAD and depression but causes random physiological anxiety attacks, drastic increase in sweating, vivid and nightly nightmares
(Number of patients like carolinewhitney: 11,222)
- By loislane56: Polymyalgia rheumatica
(for a 57 year old woman who has Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Insulin-requiring Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, COPD, Hypertension, Obesity, and takes Prednisone, Celebrex, Micardis, Spiriva, Moduretic 5-50, Effexor Xr)
Diagnosed 12 months ago with type 2 diabetes - diet controlled. Diagnosed recently with polymyalgia rheumatica. Prescribed prednisone. This caused my blood sugar levels to skyrocket and. Now require insulin injections. Have developed a rash on arms & face. Have tried tapering prednisone dosage but p ...
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- By Nikkiney.79: Living with chronic pain while battling with psychological disorders.
(for a 34 year old woman who has Spondylolysis, Intervertebral Disc Degeneration, Lordosis, Osteoarthritis, Fibromyalgia, Anxiety Disorder, PTSD, Panic Disorder, Fatigue - Chronic, Chronic Sinusitis, Chronic Gastritis, Insomnia, and takes Fentanyl, Gabapentin, Concerta, Cymbalta, Norco, Baclofen, Loratadine, Flonase, Omeprazole, Melatonin)
I have had back problems since 2004. I have been on pain management since 2007. A year ago I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia. Not only does fibromyalgia cause deep wide spread pain, it also makes me feel lethargic, fluish, and greatly effects my daily life. I also have some psychological conditions ...
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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:
- Effexor is used in:
- Melatonin is used in:
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