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I take 225 Effexor,does any one have problem with weight gain,

posted October 2, 2016
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A MyDepressionTeam Member

I'm on 300 mg effexor daily have been for at least 9 years. No weight gain, but I'm sure I'm ready for a med change.

posted September 24, 2021
A MyDepressionTeam Member

I was on venlafaxine 225 mg/day and dropped over 14 lb in weight over a year.

posted November 19, 2016
A MyDepressionTeam Member

I have a problem with ambition. Indecisive and forgetful. Been on 75mg for a yr. It helps with anxiety but depression I still have ups and downs every month.

posted July 7, 2020
A MyDepressionTeam Member

I am also on 300mg Effexor and have slowly gained weight over the years, but I was also diagnosed with Hypothyroidism a few years ago which can also cause weight gain---I had no idea I had it. Worth the check.

posted February 15, 2017
A MyDepressionTeam Member

I am on 300mg and have gained weight, i have been told its nothing to do with effexor but i know a few people in the same boat.

posted February 6, 2017

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