* SNRIs are a newer option, and include desvenlafaxine (Pristiq[R], Khedezla[R]), duloxetine (Cymbalta[R]), levomilnacipran (Fetzima[R]), and venlafaxine (Effexor
* "Columbine mass-killer Eric Harris was taking Luvox--like Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Effexor
and many others, a modern and widely prescribed type of antidepressant drug called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs." Along with fellow student Dylan Klebold, Harris shot 13 to death and wounded 24 in a headline-grabbing 1999 rampage.
Clearly, we need more effective interventions." Antidepressants sold in the United States that the study found to be most effective included: Amitriptyline Effexor
(venlafaxine) Lexapro (escitalopram) Paxil (paroxetine) Remeron (mirtazapine) Trintellix (vortioxetine) Those that made the least-effective list of antidepressant drugs sold in the United States included: Luvox (fluvoxamine) Oleptro (trazodone) Prozac (fluoxetine)
These findings suggest that SSRIs, which include Prozac, Zoloft, Paxil, Lexapro, and Effexor
, may have a detrimental effect on bone health, although a cause-and-effect relationship has not been proven.
Pfizer, which had to recall an injectable drug last month, is now recalling three lots of an antidepressant after a pharmacist discovered a capsule of one of Pfizer's heart pills in an Effexor
XR bottle, a potentially deadly combo.
These include duloxetine (Cymbalta), venlafaxine (Effexor
XR), and desvenlafaxine (Pristiq).
The FTC submitted the brief in the case of In re Effexor
XR antitrust litigation.
Previously, Moore was employed as vice president, US Head of Neuroscience Marketing, at Organon BioSciences; vice president, US Marketing, Effexor
XR; vice president, Global Strategy Depression Portfolio, at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals and has held senior management positions at Johnson & Johnson Eli Lilly.
In that suit, the plaintiffs accused the drug makers of conspiring to keep generic versions of Pfizer's antidepressant Effexor
XR off the market.
6) Antidepressant human drugs: such as Prozac, Paxil, Celexa and Effexor
"And that 10 percent" Levine adds, "only includes the 'official antidepressants' such as Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Lexapro, Wellbutrin, Effexor
M2 PHARMA-June 3, 2011-Mylan gets FDA nod for generic version of Effexor
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