Depression Medications Turn a New Corner – Pristiq Details Help Understand Why and How
Some think that Pristiq is just another Effexor XR – but they aren’t thinking about the details. In this CorePsych Radio [Program 19 - tomorrow at 4 EDT] I will break down the specific details, the benefits and the concerns on this significantly different, safe and effective new medication. Download the pdf outline for Pristiq details and tune in to the live program here.
All antidepressant are clearly not the same, and discontinuation challenges amply demonstrate the problem of assuming that all serotonergic medications hit the same receptors. If you switch them out without a careful ‘switch taper’ you will witness discontinuation – even if in the same family.
Pass this along to your colleagues and friends who are curious about the latest from the clinical and research fronts on this very interesting new antidepressant – it’s different.