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75mg - Day 1

Today arrived rather suddenly… and the I realised I’d been meaning to reduce my dose again. So that’s what I did… just one of the yellow ones today. 69 more words

Mental health monday. 5

My mental health has always been erratic, especially over winter and this year has been no different.

Around may/ june last year i began mentioning medication to the professionals that I see. 137 more words


Phase One Successful - And Phase Two

Well, I think I can report that the first reduction has been a success. I am over the physical symptoms and seem to be adjusting nicely mentally. 105 more words

Surviving Anti-Depressants

Surviving Anti-Depressants is the place to go for support, experience, information and community if you are either trying to withdraw or thinking of withdrawing.  I’ve been reading… 150 more words


More Complicated Than I Thought

A while ago, when I first asked my doctor how long it would take to notice the effect of reducing my medication, she said 4-6 weeks. 195 more words

National Drug Facts Week: Venlafaxine

January 26th through February 1st is “National Drug Facts Week”.  In an effort to better understand what I’m taking and why, I decided to write a little bit about… 721 more words


The Light At The End Of The Tunnel

The light at the end of the tunnel has, over time, been very much maligned and misundertood. Who, for example has not heard that

For reasons of economy, the light at the end of the tunnel has been switched off… 181 more words