, sold under the brand name Effexor
is an antidepressant
drug licensed for depression
Effexor brand of venlafaxine
Venlafaxine is a selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor
antidepressant (SSNRI), which is the same class of drug as duloxetine
Venlafaxine has been investigated for use for treating nerve pain
(neuropathic pain) in people without depression, but evidence is generally weak.
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