Effexor and Fatigue - from FDA reports
Fatigue is found among people who take Effexor, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Ambien, and have Pain. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 74,228 people who have side effects when taking Effexor from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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74,228 people reported to have side effects when taking Effexor.
Among them, 5,206 people (7.01%) have Fatigue
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Effexor when people have Fatigue *:
- < 1 month: 37.26 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.32 %
- 6 - 12 months: 10.74 %
Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Effexor *:
- female: 74.63 %
- male: 25.37 %
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Effexor *:
- 0-1: 0.1 %
- 2-9: 0.1 %
- 10-19: 1.9 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain: 464 people, 8.91%
- Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath): 291 people, 5.59%
- High Blood Pressure: 232 people, 4.46%
- Insomnia (sleeplessness): 168 people, 3.23%
- Sleep Disorder: 164 people, 3.15%
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien: 511 people, 9.82%
- Neurontin: 493 people, 9.47%
- Xanax: 491 people, 9.43%
- Zometa: 465 people, 8.93%
- Synthroid: 460 people, 8.84%
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 1,455 people, 27.95%
- Weakness: 1,293 people, 24.84%
- Headache (pain in head): 1,285 people, 24.68%
- Dizziness: 1,141 people, 21.92%
- Pain: 1,094 people, 21.01%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
FDA reports used in this study
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Do you have Fatigue while taking Effexor?
You are not alone:
Effexor has active ingredients of venlafaxine hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Effexor 80,229 users)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hepatitis c, depression (latest reports from 491,634 Fatigue patients).
Drugs that are associated with FatigueFatigue (4,369 drugs)
Could your condition cause FatigueFatigue (5,459 conditions)
Effexor side effects
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Related publications that referenced our studies
- Peel MM, Cooke M, Lewis-Peel HJ, Lea RA, Moyle W, "A randomized controlled trial of coenzyme Q 10 for fatigue in the late-onset sequelae of poliomyelitis", Complementary therapies in medicine, 2015 Dec .
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