Effexor overdose

The effects of an Effexor overdose will depend on a number of factors, including how much medicine you take and whether you take it with other medicines, drugs, and/or alcohol.

If you overdose on Effexor, the symptoms may include:

  • Somnolence
  • Increased heart rate
  • Seizures
  • Slowed heart rate
  • A spinning sensation
  • A decrease in blood pressure
  • Coma
  • Liver damage
  • Loss of life

If you happen to overdose on Effexor, seek emergency medical attention.

Overdose symptoms may include also:

  • dizziness
  • sleepiness
  • nausea
  • numbness or tingling in your hands or feet

If you forget to take a dose of Effexor, take the missed medication as quickly as you remember. If it is almost time for the next regularly dose, you can skip one of them.

The starting dose which is recommended for Effexor medication is 75 mg per day, normally spread in two-three doses that should be taken with while eating. However, depending on patient's organism and the necessity of fast administration, the dosage can be increased up to 150mg.