Effexor XR (Venlafaxine) is a CAPSULE and CANNOT be split in half. Effexor XR (Venlafaxine) is an antidepressant used to treat depression. Effexor XR (Venlafaxine) may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Effexor XR side effects: Effexor XR side effects, that may go away during treatment, include drowsiness, dizziness, weakness, nausea, decreased appetite, dry mouth, constipation, change in sexual function, increased sweating, nervousness, or tremor. If Effexor XR side effects continue or are bothersome, check with your doctor. CHECK WITH YOUR DOCTOR AS SOON AS POSSIBLE if you experience Effexor XR side effects like continuing headache, blurred vision, or continued weight loss. If you notice any unusual Effexor XR side effects, contact your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.