Drug Interactions With Venlafaxine XR

Tricyclic Antidepressants
Taking venlafaxine XR with a tricyclic antidepressant can increase the level of tricyclic antidepressant in your blood. If you are taking these drugs together, your healthcare provider may need to reduce your dose of the tricyclic antidepressant.
 
Triptans
Taking venlafaxine XR with a triptan can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome (see Linezolid), as it can be very dangerous.
 
Tryptophan
Taking venlafaxine XR with tryptophan can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Talk with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any symptoms of serotonin syndrome (see Linezolid), as it can be very dangerous.
 

Final Thoughts on Drug Interactions With Venlafaxine XR

It is possible that not every venlafaxine XR drug interaction was discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific drug interactions with venlafaxine XR that may apply to you.
 
Healthy Pet, Healthy You

Venlafaxine Sustained Release

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2016 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.