Pristiq Drug Side Effects
Although most people tolerate Pristiq® (desvenlafaxine succinate) without any problems, side effects are possible. In clinical studies that compared Pristiq to a placebo, some common side effects of the drug included:
Some side effects with Pristiq, while occurring infrequently, are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
- Suicidal thoughts or behavior
- Restlessness or inability to sit still
- Engaging in unusual or dangerous activities
- Anxiety, agitation, or panic attacks.
(To learn about other potential reactions to this drug, click Pristiq Side Effects. This article offers in-depth information on both common and rare problems that occurred in clinical trials, with information on how often they were reported.)