Venlafaxine Extended Release Tablets IP are antidepressants that are indicated to be used for treatment of social phobia, panic disorder, and depression. They are SNRI that work by inhibiting transporter reuptake proteins and have bioavailability of about 42 +/- 15%. These tablets increase concentration of serotonin & norepinephrine neurotransmitters to exert their activity. Up to 92% of oral dose of Venlafaxine Extended Release Tablets IP get absorbed in blood circulation and gets metabolized by CYP2D6 in liver. Active compound of these tablets has chemical formula C17H27NO2 with molar mass of 277.402 g/mol.
Venlafaxine is used in the treatment of depression and diabetic nerve disease
How it works
Venlafaxine increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that helps in regulating the mood and treat depression.
Common side effects
Headache, Dizziness, Decreased libido, Blurred vision, Sleepiness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Vomiting, Weakness, Nausea, Dry mouth, Abdominal pain, Agitation, Lethargy, Dyspepsia, Increased sweating, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Fatigue, Anxiety, Chills, Diarrhoea, Vertigo, Increased blood pressure, Decreased appetite, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Constipation, Sleep disorder, Tremor