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Review: could Pristiq cause Anorgasmia (Orgasmic dysfunction)?
Summary: Anorgasmia is found among people who take Pristiq, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Depression.
We study 13,745 people who have side effects while taking Pristiq from FDA and social media. Among them, 45 have Anorgasmia. Find out below who they are, when they have Anorgasmia and more.
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Pristiq (latest outcomes from 15,572 users) has active ingredients of desvenlafaxine succinate. It is often used in depression.
Anorgasmia (type of sexual dysfunction in which a person cannot achieve orgasm, even with adequate stimulation) (latest reports from 6,038 patients) has been reported by people with depression, erection problems, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure, neuralgia.
On Oct, 30, 2014: 13,744 people reported to have side effects when taking Pristiq. Among them, 45 people (0.33%) have Anorgasmia.
Time on Pristiq when people have Anorgasmia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Anorgasmia when taking Pristiq * :
Severity of Anorgasmia when taking Pristiq ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Anorgasmia ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (42 people, 93.33%)
- Anxiety (12 people, 26.67%)
- Major depression (8 people, 17.78%)
- Hypertension (6 people, 13.33%)
- Eye infection (4 people, 8.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (7 people, 15.56%)
- Klonopin (5 people, 11.11%)
- Lamictal (5 people, 11.11%)
- Nexium (5 people, 11.11%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (5 people, 11.11%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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