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Description of Venlafaxine

Venlafaxine: An antidepressant drug that is being evaluated for the treatment of hot flashes in women who have breast cancer.
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Venlafaxine: A synthetic phenethylamine bicyclic derivative with antidepressant activity. Venlafaxine and its active metabolite, O-desmethylvenlafaxine (ODV), are potent inhibitors of neuronal serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake and weak dopamine reuptake inhibitors. This agent may reduce hormone-related vasomotor symptoms. (NCI04)
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Venlafaxine: for the treatment of depression; a norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor
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