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Q: is venlafaxine a benzodiazepine

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Nancy Harris Bonk, Community Member
1/28/12 2:50pm

Hi dasit,


No, venlafaxine aka Effexor is an antidepressant, a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor type-SNRI, not a benzodiazpine.


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By dasit, Community Member— Last Modified: 01/28/12, First Published: 01/27/12