It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Depression Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-05-2004, 08:58 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Posts: 21
jayt243 HB User
Loss of appetite a side effect of Effexor?

I recently increased my dosage of Effexor XR to 112.5mg. I noticed that I haven't been as hungry. I'm usually a pretty big eater, but now I usually don't feel like eating dinner. I ate barely anything today. I've heard of weight gain as a side effect of Effexor, but is appetite loss a known side effect as well? Just curious...

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 04-05-2004, 10:48 PM   #2
Inactive
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: madison, wi usa
Posts: 972
Karla HB User
Re: Loss of appetite a side effect of Effexor?

I gained alot of weight going on effexor. I haven't heard of weight loss as a side effect. But that doesn't mean it isn't one.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 04-06-2004, 05:44 AM   #3
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Posts: 42
google2007 HB User
Re: Loss of appetite a side effect of Effexor?

I have been on effexor for about 3 months. I take 75mg xr once a day. I dont have much of an appetite like I use to either.

 
Old 04-06-2004, 07:18 AM   #4
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 29
awkward HB User
Re: Loss of appetite a side effect of Effexor?

Effexor made me so sick that I couldn't eat at all , so I dont know about decreased appetite.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
loss of appetite with Celexa? awm38 Depression 5 04-25-2010 09:50 AM
topamax for weight loss - Really need HELP jenara Weight Loss 10 11-01-2009 05:58 PM
Weight loss side effect question... silky233 ADD / ADHD 7 07-15-2008 09:32 AM
Adderall for Narcolepsy, but causing rapid weight loss wisangel Sleep Disorders 12 01-10-2008 12:48 PM
Effexor ..weight gain on and weight loss off ?? kathryn+2 Depression 5 06-20-2006 02:23 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:39 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!