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Review: could Effexor cause Appetite - increased?

Summary: Appetite - increased is found among people who take Effexor, especially for people who are 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Effexor xr, and have Depression. We study 52,351 people who have side effects while taking Effexor from FDA and social media. Among them, 209 have Appetite - increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Appetite - increased and more.

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Effexor

Effexor has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from 55,172 Effexor users)

Appetite - increased

Appetite - increased (increased appetite is when you want to eat much more often or in larger quantities than your body requires) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, quit smoking, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 9,329 Appetite - increased patients)

On May, 22, 2015: 52,351 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor. Among them, 209 people (0.40%) have Appetite - Increased.

Trend of Appetite - increased in Effexor reports

Time on Effexor when people have Appetite - increased * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Appetite - increased26.83%14.63%17.07%9.76%7.32%19.51%4.88%

Age of people who have Appetite - increased when taking Effexor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Appetite - increased0.54%1.09%1.63%11.41%14.67%29.89%26.63%14.13%

Severity of Appetite - increased when taking Effexor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Appetite - increased0.00%25.00%75.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Appetite - increased ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Appetite - increased0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (84 people, 40.19%)
  2. Anxiety (44 people, 21.05%)
  3. Bipolar disorder (32 people, 15.31%)
  4. Pain (19 people, 9.09%)
  5. Restless legs syndrome (16 people, 7.66%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Effexor xr (103 people, 49.28%)
  2. Zyprexa (40 people, 19.14%)
  3. Neurontin (39 people, 18.66%)
  4. Seroquel (33 people, 15.79%)
  5. Wellbutrin (32 people, 15.31%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • My increase in appetite is for sugar, as in lollies or chocolate, and I shake until I consume say a packet of chocolate biscuits. I have had several tests and I am not diabetic.

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