Effexor Information from Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Drug manufacturer's website containing information on Effexor
Effexor Information from the FDA
From the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
MedlinePlus Drug Information: Venlafaxine (marketed as Effexor)
From the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health
Antidepressant Use in Children, Adolescents, and Adults
From the FDA, with a request that manufacturers of all antidepressant expand warning statements alerting healthcare providers to an increased risk of suicidal thoughts and behavior in children and adolescents
FDA Public Health Advisory: Suicidality in Adults Being Treated with Antidepressant Medications
Information from the FDA, as part of its ongoing efforts to study the risk of suicidal behavior in adults who are being treated with antidepressant medication
Antidepressants: Medicine for Depression
Questions and answers from the American Academy of Family Physicians
Information from the National Institute of Mental Health
Depression [Physician Data Query (PDQ®)]
Diagnosis, treatment, and other information about depression from the National Cancer Institute and the U.S. National Institutes of Health.
The Lowdown on Depression
Article published by FDA Consumer Magazine (January-February 2003).
International Foundation for Research and Education on Depression (iFred.org)
Information and resources from iFred, an organization dedicated to researching the causes of depression. and supporting those dealing with depression.
Depression and Mood Disorders
Depression information from the National Mental Health Association, a nonprofit organization dedicated to addressing all aspects of mental health and mental illness.
Depression Fact Sheet
Information from the FDA's Office of Women's Health.
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