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Effexor and Lithium

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% of total side effects reported by users. DISCLAIMER: ALL DATA PROVIDED AS-IS. Data Source: openfda.gov.
Side EffectEffexorLithium
NAUSEA3.4% 2.3%
DRUG INEFFECTIVE3.2% 2.7%
TREMOR1.3% 3.1%
TOXICITY TO VARIOUS AGENTS0% 3%
DEPRESSION2.9% 2.1%
DRUG INTERACTION1% 2.8%
FATIGUE2.7% 1.9%
ANXIETY2.7% 1.8%
DIZZINESS2.7% 1.6%
HEADACHE2.7% 1.5%
DRUG WITHDRAWAL SYNDROME2.5% 0.5%
WEIGHT INCREASED1.6% 2.3%
INSOMNIA2.2% 2.1%
PAIN2.1% 1%
FEELING ABNORMAL2% 1.2%
VOMITING1.8% 1.9%
SOMNOLENCE1.3% 1.9%
MALAISE1.9% 1.3%
CONFUSIONAL STATE1.2% 1.8%
SUICIDAL IDEATION1.7% 1.5%
DIARRHOEA1.7% 1.5%
FALL1.7% 1.2%
DYSPNOEA1.6% 1.1%
MANIA0% 1.6%
ASTHENIA1.5% 1.2%
DIABETES MELLITUS1% 1.4%
AGITATION0.9% 1.4%
OVERDOSE0.7% 1.4%
OFF LABEL USE0.8% 1.3%
PYREXIA0.8% 1.3%
PARAESTHESIA1.3% 0%
CONDITION AGGRAVATED1.2% 1.1%
SUICIDE ATTEMPT0.9% 1.2%
COMPLETED SUICIDE0.7% 1.2%
HYPERHIDROSIS1.2% 0.7%
NEUROLEPTIC MALIGNANT SYNDROME0% 1.2%
WEIGHT DECREASED1.1% 1%
HYPERTENSION1.1% 0.9%
ARTHRALGIA1.1% 0.5%
DRUG HYPERSENSITIVITY1.1% 0%
GAIT DISTURBANCE0.8% 1%
PAIN IN EXTREMITY1% 0.5%
THERAPEUTIC AGENT TOXICITY0% 1%
RASH0.9% 0.9%
PNEUMONIA0.7% 0.9%
AGGRESSION0.6% 0.9%
CHEST PAIN0.9% 0.6%
BACK PAIN0.9% 0.5%
DYSARTHRIA0% 0.9%
BIPOLAR DISORDER0% 0.9%
PSYCHOTIC DISORDER0% 0.9%
CONSTIPATION0.8% 0.8%
MEMORY IMPAIRMENT0.8% 0.8%
LOSS OF CONSCIOUSNESS0.7% 0.8%
DRUG DOSE OMISSION0.7% 0.8%
TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS0.6% 0.8%
DEHYDRATION0.6% 0.8%
ABDOMINAL PAIN0.8% 0.6%
HYPOTENSION0.5% 0.8%
PRURITUS0.8% 0.5%
CRYING0.8% 0%
RENAL FAILURE0% 0.8%
WITHDRAWAL SYNDROME0.8% 0%
SEDATION0% 0.8%
CONVULSION0.7% 0.7%
IRRITABILITY0.7% 0.7%
DISTURBANCE IN ATTENTION0.7% 0.6%
DEATH0.6% 0.7%
ABNORMAL BEHAVIOUR0.5% 0.7%
DECREASED APPETITE0.7% 0.5%
MUSCLE SPASMS0.7% 0.5%
COUGH0.7% 0%
DISORIENTATION0% 0.7%
MYALGIA0.7% 0%
ABDOMINAL PAIN UPPER0.7% 0%
HYPOAESTHESIA0.7% 0%
BLOOD PRESSURE INCREASED0.7% 0%
AMNESIA0.6% 0.6%
VISION BLURRED0.6% 0.6%
BALANCE DISORDER0.5% 0.6%
HALLUCINATION0.5% 0.6%
ANTIPSYCHOTIC DRUG LEVEL INCREASED0% 0.6%
SEROTONIN SYNDROME0% 0.6%
WHITE BLOOD CELL COUNT INCREASED0% 0.6%
BLOOD CREATININE INCREASED0% 0.6%
MENTAL DISORDER0% 0.6%
EXTRAPYRAMIDAL DISORDER0% 0.6%
MENTAL STATUS CHANGES0% 0.6%
TACHYCARDIA0% 0.6%
TARDIVE DYSKINESIA0% 0.6%
LETHARGY0% 0.6%
DYSKINESIA0% 0.6%
RENAL FAILURE ACUTE0% 0.6%
DELIRIUM0% 0.6%
ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY0% 0.6%
URINARY TRACT INFECTION0.6% 0%
PALPITATIONS0.6% 0%
DRUG EXPOSURE DURING PREGNANCY0.6% 0%
MIGRAINE0.6% 0%
NERVOUSNESS0.6% 0%
INTENTIONAL OVERDOSE0.5% 0.5%
BLOOD CHOLESTEROL INCREASED0.5% 0.5%
DYSPHAGIA0% 0.5%
NEPHROGENIC DIABETES INSIPIDUS0% 0.5%
CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT0.5% 0%
HYPOTHYROIDISM0% 0.5%
ANAEMIA0.5% 0%
SPEECH DISORDER0% 0.5%
RENAL IMPAIRMENT0% 0.5%
COMA0% 0.5%
PANCREATITIS0% 0.5%
COGNITIVE DISORDER0% 0.5%
RESTLESSNESS0% 0.5%
DEPRESSED LEVEL OF CONSCIOUSNESS0% 0.5%
TREATMENT NONCOMPLIANCE0% 0.5%
BLOOD GLUCOSE INCREASED0% 0.5%
OEDEMA PERIPHERAL0.5% 0%
ANGER0.5% 0%
MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION0.5% 0%
DRY MOUTH0.5% 0%
NIGHTMARE0.5% 0%
ABDOMINAL DISCOMFORT0.5% 0%
HOT FLUSH0.5% 0%
DRUG DEPENDENCE0.5% 0%
PULMONARY EMBOLISM0.5% 0%
PANIC ATTACK0.5% 0%
ALOPECIA0.5% 0%
DEPRESSED MOOD0.5% 0%
VERTIGO0.5% 0%
INFLUENZA LIKE ILLNESS0.4% 0%
TINNITUS0.4% 0%
SYNCOPE0.4% 0%
CHILLS0.4% 0%
UNEVALUABLE EVENT0.4% 0%
GASTROOESOPHAGEAL REFLUX DISEASE0.4% 0%
HEART RATE INCREASED0.4% 0%

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Recent Comments and Reports

10 years on effexor, weight gain of 20 lbs last 5 years when increased to 300mg., no change in cal or exercise, since getting older realized needed fewre calories so tried to reduce like always could wirhWW and exercise, no success, couldn'

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Developed bruxism after starting abilify and lithium

Effexor & Pristiq is poison - I would know, I started taking it at 16 yrs old, instead of counselling I was given Effexor by a 'psychiatrist drug dealer' I was never offered counselling. I spent of $25,000 on this medication in my lifetime. D

Effexor raised my blood presure alot ,I had extreme painful headaches,rash that started on my face which was horrible,then spread to my chest,my neck was beat red I itched so badly.I think docotrs need to be more educated on this med before giveing i

Effexor was horrible for me...as soon as I started it I started having panic attacks worse than ever (supposed to help them) scary bad dreams, waking up in a sweat and not knowing who I was, then depression. The first day I expeirenced the panic atta

Ever since i've been prescribed effexor, my systolic bp measurement is high. is there a correlation between the two.

Had effexor yesterday 75 mg not again nusea,blurred vision and today the worst longest headache I have ever had,GP didn't even check my BP before prescription.I am recovering from a fractured skull think I will deal with my depression without drugs

Headaches BAD and very sleepy and increased anxiety

Hi.. I have been on effexor. I stopped 'cold turkey'. I know this is wrong. I have gained 25 pounds in the past year. I have increasingly became more depressed. I can't sleep. I have strong thoughts of wanting to die. I don't want to kill myself, but

I agree, this has been a horrile drug experience for me as well .. Effexor should be OFF the market !!!! 46 yr old female, Baltimore MD USA

I am taking 300mg of effexor and I believe is it causing dysuria. Could this be correct?

10 years on effexor, weight gain of 20 lbs last 5 years when increased to 300mg., no change in cal or exercise, since getting older realized needed fewre calories so tried to reduce like always could wirhWW and exercise, no success, couldn'

Effexor & Pristiq is poison - I would know, I started taking it at 16 yrs old, instead of counselling I was given Effexor by a 'psychiatrist drug dealer' I was never offered counselling. I spent of $25,000 on this medication in my lifetime. D

Effexor is bad i wish i never started it it should be takeen off the market

Effexor raised my blood presure alot ,I had extreme painful headaches,rash that started on my face which was horrible,then spread to my chest,my neck was beat red I itched so badly.I think docotrs need to be more educated on this med before giveing i

Effexor was horrible for me...as soon as I started it I started having panic attacks worse than ever (supposed to help them) scary bad dreams, waking up in a sweat and not knowing who I was, then depression. The first day I expeirenced the panic atta

Ever since i've been prescribed effexor, my systolic bp measurement is high. is there a correlation between the two.

Had effexor yesterday 75 mg not again nusea,blurred vision and today the worst longest headache I have ever had,GP didn't even check my BP before prescription.I am recovering from a fractured skull think I will deal with my depression without drugs

Hey to all my previous followers. Back on the Champix after going off after 3 wks or so. Spent 4 days smoking my brains out. Big woop that was fun. It stinks. period. I feel aweful. Started taking effexor at the same time now. Should be coping nicely

Hi.. I have been on effexor. I stopped 'cold turkey'. I know this is wrong. I have gained 25 pounds in the past year. I have increasingly became more depressed. I can't sleep. I have strong thoughts of wanting to die. I don't want to kill myself, but

I agree, this has been a horrile drug experience for me as well .. Effexor should be OFF the market !!!! 46 yr old female, Baltimore MD USA