Purchasing medicines online

Buying your medicine online can be very easy and comfortable. It is necessary to make sure that it is safe. The internet services selling medicines and medical products online have altered the process of buying these products.

It has become possible to buy prescription medicines online at very attractive prices. Besides, the availability of generic medicines makes the treatment for many people more affordable.

Lots of online pharmacies provide professional consultations of doctors and pharmacists who can help identify the proper treatment, correct dose and safety of use of particular medicines by each individual.

Online pharmacies use safe procedures of selling and delivering medicines. They protect personal information and details of patients’ conditions.

Some medicines sold online cannot be bought in certain countries. So, patients get the opportunity to get best medicines from other parts of the world at very reasonable prices.

It is necessary to find the legally working pharmacy which uses high safety standards and sells only safe and approved medicines and medical products.

It is also important to talk to a doctor from your local medical service or if it is not possible get the online consultation with a specialist.

There are special programs helping patients find some of the pharmacies that are licensed to sell medicine online.

A safe pharmacy is a licensed pharmacy by the country it is located. It should alsohave a licensed pharmacist to answer the questions of customers or have other ways to talk to a person about his/her problems.

The privacy and security policies of online pharmacies should be easy-to-find and easy-to-understand. The personal information such as security number, credit card or medical health history should be provided by a customer only to a safe and reliable pharmacy.

When an online retailer is chosen, a customer should find all the information about the medicine he/she wants to buy from this pharmacy.

As a client or patient, you are entitled to detailed information on the medicine or medical products you are considering to purchase.

The information about the medicines should be adequate, up-to-date and contain the following details: name of the products including brand and generic name, active substance(s), inactive substances, indications, contraindications, dosage, side effects, drug interactions and manufacturer’s information.

It is absolutely necessary to know by which medical expert society this medicine is authorized and approved. It can be the FDA approved or approved by European medical organizations.

The package leaflet of a medicine or medical product should contain important information about the medicine. Make sure that an online retailer provides the full information with the medicine, and that it is properly packed and delivered.

Medicines often have different names in different countries. So, sometimes it is hard to understand the difference between names of the medicine and their contents. This especially refers to the dosage of the active component inside such medicines. A patient should be sure that the packages contain the same even though the names may sound very different.

If you are unsure about a specific medicine, then ask a medical professional about active substance(s), indications and other important things before buying and using this medicine.

Medicines are supposed to prevent, facilitate the symptoms or cure diseases. The use of any medicine should be discussed with a doctor.

Contraindications for Effexor

Effexor is a popular antidepressant agent manufactured by Wyeth. It is the first medicine from the drug class of serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors or SNRIs.

The main component in Effexor is Venlaflaxine approved by the FDA for the treatment of major depressive disorder. Besides, the medicine is added to the list of optional treatments for people who suffer from generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorders, social phobias and other mental issues.

Effexor is prescribed for various other purposes not mentioned in the uses label. Doctors prescribe it off-label for migraine pains, to relief hot flashes in post menopause and menopause women, to treat diabetic neuropathy symptoms and others.

Effexor effectively manages the symptoms of major depressive disorder by blocking the chemicals in the brain and regulating the levels of serotonin and norepinephrine. It helps to prevent and treat depression and generalized anxiety, targets panic attacks and other symptoms. The medicine shows few side effects and can be adjusted safely for most the patients. Still some of the patients must not use this medicine. When taken by pregnant women,

Effexor may increase the risk of birth defects. This serious complication is linked to the use of certain SNRI and SSRI antidepressants. Women, who are pregnant, must not use Effexor or other similar antidepressants. For pregnant women there is a special warning from the manufacturer of this medicine. The safety of this medicine use during pregnancy was not established during clinical trials.

The studies proved that the medicine can harm an unborn baby and cause serious birth defects and other complications. Thus the medicine is given the warning status of pregnancy category C. Women who are pregnant and suffer from depressive states should discuss with their doctors the possibilities of other methods of treatment.

The use of Effexor by pregnant women also increases the risk of miscarriage significantly. The manufacturer warns the consumers about possible serious risks associated with this drug.

Effexor just like any other antidepressant with potent actions, can be contraindicated for people younger than14 years of age. Such patients should be closely monitored by doctors during the treatment. Caregivers, parents and medical experts should watch for the behavior changes, mood changes and other warning signs of suicidal tendencies.

Suicidal attempts can increase with the use of Effexor. The prescription of this medicine for people younger than 24 years of age should be justified and proven by a doctor.

Among contraindications for Effexor there is hypersensitivity reaction to the components in the medicine. These may include any severe or moderate allergic reactions of a patient and anaphylactic shock. This medicine is contraindicated for patients who have been treated with MAOIs. MAOIs should not be combined with Effexor because of the risk of serotonin syndrome development. Effexor should not be used in patients who have previously had serious side effects caused by this medicine.

Indications and Usage for Effexor

Effexor tablets are indicated for the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD).depression
The 6 week clinical study was held to assess the efficacy of Effexor in the treatment of MDD. Patients with MDD and melancholia who used Effexor benefited from the treatment significantly compared with patients who were administered placebo.
Patients with episode of depression usually demonstrate the following symptoms which last for more than 2 weeks:
•    Insomnia;
•    Phychomotor agitation or retardation;
•    Appetite changes;
•    No interest in everyday activities;
•    Increased fatigue;
•    Mood changes, persistent sad mood or feelings.
Besides patients with major depression can have suicide thoughts or attempts.
Effexor extended-release capsules hold its antidepressant effect for up to 26 weeks after 8 weeks of acute treatment. The treatment of acute periods of depression should be initiated as soon as possible. Drug choice is usually made by a doctor. If you decide to use this medicine consult your doctor first.

Effexor’s results

iCAHO63BXThis drug saved my life two years ago. I feeling as if suicide would be the only way out, I was extremely anxious and stressed. Effexor turned all my life around. My social circle has increased tenfold,I have gotten two promotions at my job,  and I always feel on top of my game. The withdrawals do suck at first if you forget a dose. I’m glad I did, but I was scared to try Effexor at first.


This drug  is an antidepressant in a group of medicine called SSNRIs* . Effexor is used to treat major anxiety, depressive disorder, panic disorder .

Venlafaxine  may cause depression, because affects chemicals in the brain.

 *selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors