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Review: could Effexor cause Dehydration?

Summary: Dehydration could be caused by Effexor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Effexor xr, and have Depression.

We study 52,101 people who have side effects while taking Effexor from FDA and social media. Among them, 931 have Dehydration. Find out below who they are, when they have Dehydration and more.

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Effexor

Effexor (latest outcomes from 54,875 users) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.

Dehydration

Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water) (latest reports from 487,497 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, hepatitis c.

On Apr, 12, 2014: 52,097 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor. Among them, 931 people (1.79%) have Dehydration. They amount to 0.19% of all the 486,690 people who have Dehydration on eHealthMe.

Trend of Dehydration in Effexor reports

Time on Effexor when people have Dehydration * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dehydration48.15%23.46%6.17%4.94%8.64%7.41%1.23%

Age of people who have Dehydration when taking Effexor * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dehydration0.45%0.11%1.36%5.79%12.37%19.07%23.84%37.00%

Severity of Dehydration when taking Effexor ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dehydration25.00%50.00%25.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Dehydration ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dehydration0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (172 people, 18.47%)
  2. Pain (100 people, 10.74%)
  3. Anxiety (81 people, 8.70%)
  4. Osteoporosis (71 people, 7.63%)
  5. Hepatitis c (49 people, 5.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Effexor xr (329 people, 35.34%)
  2. Aspirin (218 people, 23.42%)
  3. Zometa (151 people, 16.22%)
  4. Percocet (146 people, 15.68%)
  5. Oxycontin (142 people, 15.25%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 months ago):

  • Been going on for about 1 week. No insurance so I can't go to doctor right now. Did recently recover from strep throat, by using Amoxicillin. I also drank grapefruit juice and orange juice while sick, while taking all above medications. Any suggestions?

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  • From this study (3 years ago):

  • Symptoms slightly improved when I went off the medication, but never completely resolved. Repeated reporting of urinary symptoms resulted in diagnosis of bladder cancer.

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