Review: could Effexor xr cause Numbness in hands or feet?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.3/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 19,388 people who take Effexor xr. Among them, 3 have Numbness in hands or feet. See who they are, when they have Numbness in hands or feet and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Effexor xr (latest outcomes from 20,891 users) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression, stress and anxiety. Commonly reported side effects of Effexor xr include nausea, nausea aggravated, dizziness, depression, stress and anxiety.
Numbness in hands or feet
Numbness in hands or feet (latest reports from 2,145 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Feb, 22, 2014: 19,354 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor xr. Among them, 3 people (0.02%) have Numbness In Hands Or Feet.
Time on Effexor xr when people have Numbness in hands or feet * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Numbness in hands or feet||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33% |
Age of people who have Numbness in hands or feet when taking Effexor xr * :
|Numbness in hands or feet||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
Severity of Numbness in hands or feet when taking Effexor xr ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Numbness in hands or feet||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Numbness in hands or feet ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Numbness in hands or feet||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (2 people, 66.67%)
- Health (1 people, 33.33%)
- Allergies (1 people, 33.33%)
- Ge reflux (1 people, 33.33%)
- Calcium and bones (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Claritin (1 people, 33.33%)
- Omeprazole (1 people, 33.33%)
- Fish oil (1 people, 33.33%)
- Calcium (1 people, 33.33%)
- Vitamin e (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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