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alcohol craving with Effexor

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • January 16, 2007
  • 00:19 AM

I took Effexor XR for awhile and developed a craving for alcohol. Has anyone else had this.

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  • No I never had alcoholic cravings the two times I was on it. Just watch it when you go off of it. Do not quit it cold turkey.
    MMMMForbiddenDonut 14 Replies
    • January 16, 2007
    • 08:35 AM
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  • Here is what I have found in the PDR on Effexor XR"Other Adverse Events Observed During the Premarketing Evaluation of Effexor and Effexor XR:Nervous system:.. Rare: alcohol abuse."
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies
    • January 18, 2007
    • 02:17 PM
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