Effexor xr and Carcinoid syndrome - from FDA reports


Carcinoid syndrome is reported only by a few people who take Effexor Xr. We study 24,470 people who have side effects while taking Effexor xr from FDA. Among them, 1 have Carcinoid syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Carcinoid syndrome and more.

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On Mar, 27, 2017

24,470 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor Xr.
Among them, 1 person (0.0%) has Carcinoid Syndrome

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Effexor xr cause Carcinoid syndrome?

Gender of people who have Carcinoid Syndrome when taking Effexor Xr *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Carcinoid Syndrome when taking Effexor Xr *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 100 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Altace (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Skin Blushing/flushing (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Phaeochromocytoma (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Norepinephrine Increased (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Blood Catecholamines Increased (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Arrhythmias (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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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 28,785 users)

Carcinoid Syndrome

Carcinoid syndrome (syndrome includes flushing and diarrhoea, and, less frequently, heart failure and bronchoconstriction) has been reported by people with carcinoid syndrome, depression, high blood pressure, neuroendocrine tumor, carcinoid tumor (latest reports from 1,884 Carcinoid syndrome patients).

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