Pristiq

Pristiq Contraindications

desvenlafaxine

Manufacturer:

Pfizer

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to desvenlafaxine succinate, venlafaxine HCl or to any excipients in the desvenlafaxine formulation.
Desvenlafaxine is an inhibitor of both norepinephrine and serotonin reuptake. Desvenlafaxine succinate must not be used in combination with a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI), or within at least 14 days of discontinuing treatment with an MAOI. Based on the half-life of desvenlafaxine succinate, at least 7 days should be allowed after stopping desvenlafaxine succinate before starting an MAOI.
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