• Tab. Venlift OD-37.5mg

Tab. Venlift OD-37.5mg

Requires Prescription
strip of 10 tablets
Generic Name: Venlafaxine
25 Ratings
Rs. 60.8

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Information about Tab. Venlift OD-37.5mg

Venlift contains Venlafaxine as the active ingredient which is a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor used in the treatment of depression and panic disorders.

Venlafaxine hydrochloride selectively inhibits the neuronal re-uptake of serotonin, norepinephrine and to a lesser extent dopamine. It has minimal affinity for muscarinic, histamine or a1-adrenergic receptors. It appears to be as effective as standard antidepressants with a lower incidence of the anticholinergic side effects.




Venlift is prescribed for the treatment of :
• Depression 
• General anxiety disorder 
• Social phobia 
• Panic disorder 
• Vasomotor symptoms

Direction to Use

  • Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. Venlift Tablet is to be taken with food.
  • You may have to wait for 2 to 4 weeks to get the full effect.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Venlift Tablet, you should not discontinue it abruptly. Many patients tolerate decreasing 50% dose every 3 days however if the withdrawal symptoms emerge during tapering it would require more gradual tapering over few weeks.

Side Effects

Common Side Effects of Venlift are Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Decreased appetite, Anxiety, Constipation, Increased sweating, Sexual dysfunction.

It can cause a sensation of restlessness or an inability to sit or stand still. This is most likely to occur within the first few weeks of treatment. You should tell your doctor if this happens to you.

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