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Review: could Effexor xr cause Carcinoid syndrome?

Summary: Carcinoid syndrome could be caused by Effexor xr, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, also take Altace, and have Depression.

We study 20,299 people who have side effects while taking Effexor xr from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Carcinoid syndrome and more.

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Effexor xr

Effexor xr (latest outcomes from 21,724 users) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Carcinoid syndrome

Carcinoid syndrome (syndrome includes flushing and diarrhoea, and, less frequently, heart failure and bronchoconstriction) (latest reports from 1,651 patients) has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, nausea, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, pain.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 20,298 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor xr. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has Carcinoid Syndrome. They amount to 0.06% of all the 1,650 people who have Carcinoid Syndrome on eHealthMe.

Trend of Carcinoid syndrome in Effexor xr reports

Time on Effexor xr when people have Carcinoid syndrome * :

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Age of people who have Carcinoid syndrome when taking Effexor xr * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Carcinoid syndrome0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Carcinoid syndrome when taking Effexor xr ** :

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How people recovered from Carcinoid syndrome ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (1 people, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Altace (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • 2 episodes of acute toticollis requiring diazepam, heat packs and phsiotherapy. These episodes were extremely painful and i was unable to drive or move my head. More days than not I have tension and pain in my shoulders and neck. my trapezius muscles are extremely tight. I sometimes have radicular pain down my right arm. I study a lot and find myself hunched over books and computers which contribute to the tension but i think the venlafaxine may have something to do with it. I also often have muscle cramps and spasm in my feet

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