Desvenlafaxine Tablets- This Medicine comes under the branding of VENX-D(SR) and it belongs to a group of medications called ‘antidepressants’ used to treat depression. Depression is a mental health disorder characterized by a persistent and intense feeling of sadness for an extended duration of time. Symptoms include sadness, loss of interest, appetite changes, sleep problems, restlessness, lack of energy, feeling worthless or guilty, thoughts of harming oneself, difficulty concentrating, making decisions, and thinking.
Desvenlafaxine Tablet also works by increasing the levels of certain chemical messengers (serotonin and norepinephrine) in the brain. This maintains mental balance and helps in regulating mood, and treats depression. This anti-depressant may improve your mood, energy level, and feelings of well-being. It works by helping to restore the balance of serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain.
Can I stop taking this medicine if I feel well?
Do not discontinue your dose without consulting your doctor, as it could lead to withdrawal symptoms. To treat your condition effectually, continue taking it for as long as prescribed. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you feel any difficulty while taking it.
What time of the day is best to take a dose of this medicine?
This medicine can be taken either in the morning or in the evening. For best results, take this medicine at the same time each day. This will also help you remember to take it.
How can this medicine help treat depression?
This medicine belongs to a class of medicines known as serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs). Serotonin and norepinephrine are chemical messengers in the brain which help maintain mental balance.
How should I take this medicine?
Follow all directions on your prescription label and read all medication guides or instruction sheets. Use the medicine exactly as directed.
What if I miss a dose?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose. Please don’t take a double dose to make up for a missed one.