Effexor 100 mg Tablets
Effexor® (venlafaxine hydrochloride) is a prescription antidepressant that is available in five different strengths, including:
- Effexor 25 mg tablets
- Effexor 37.5 mg tablets
- Effexor 50 mg tablets
- Effexor 75 mg tablets
- Effexor 100 mg tablets.
The recommended starting Effexor dosage for the treatment of depression is 75 mg total per day, divided up into two or three smaller doses. Depending on how you respond to the medication, your healthcare provider may increase or decrease your dose as needed.
The highest recommended Effexor dose for most people is 225 mg total per day, although some people may need to take as much as Effexor 375 mg per day. People with liver or kidney problems may need to start on a lower dosage.
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