Review: could Effexor cause Dizziness?
We study 52,184 people who have side effects while taking Effexor from FDA and social media. Among them, 3,411 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.
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Effexor (latest outcomes from 54,972 users) has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression.
Dizziness (latest reports from 1,293,845 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.
On Jul, 25, 2014: 52,184 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor. Among them, 3,411 people (6.54%) have Dizziness. They amount to 0.26% of all the 1,293,796 people who have Dizziness on eHealthMe.
Time on Effexor when people have Dizziness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Effexor * :
Severity of Dizziness when taking Effexor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Dizziness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (1,751 people, 51.33%)
- Anxiety (608 people, 17.82%)
- Pain (284 people, 8.33%)
- Hypertension (218 people, 6.39%)
- Osteoporosis (112 people, 3.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Effexor xr (2,728 people, 79.98%)
- Neurontin (417 people, 12.23%)
- Aspirin (371 people, 10.88%)
- Zometa (350 people, 10.26%)
- Ambien (344 people, 10.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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