Effexor XR Coupons

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Effexor®, or venlafaxine, is an antidepressant medication manufactured by Pfizer that is used as a treatment for depression and anxiety disorders such as panic disorder (PD), social anxiety disorder (SAD), and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). Effexor® works by changing the levels of certain chemicals in the brain that affect mental balance.[1] Effexor® XR is the extended-release formulation of Effexor®. Using Effexor® XR coupons, printable Effexor® XR vouchers, drug manufacturer's rebates, co-pay support and health discount plans can help reduce the cost of Effexor® XR prescriptions.

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Brand name for Venlafaxine
Manufacturer Pfizer
Phone number 212-733-2323
Uses To treat depression and anxiety disorders, panic disorder (PD), social anxiety disorder (SAD), and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD).[1]
Types of coupons Printable drug savings cards, prescription support programs
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Effexor XR Coupons and Patient Assistance Programs

  • Pfizer provides a money-saving offer on the official medication website for Effexor®. Eligible patients can sign-up for the $4 Co-Pay Commitment program, and once accepted, they will be able to fill Effexor® XR prescriptions for as low as $4. They may also receive continued savings of up to $75 on refill prescriptions. This program is a co-pay card and not health insurance, and cannot be used with Medicaid or Medicare. Interested patients can also call 877-612-1148 for more information.[2]
  • Pfizer offers two patient assistance programs for Effexor®, so that qualifying patients may be able to get the drug at a significant discount or receive co-pay or reimbursement support. The programs that cover Effexor® XR are Connection To Care and Pfizer Pfriends. Connection to Care has income requirements, but Pfizer Pfriends is available to patients with no insurance coverage regardless of income. Patients who qualify for Pfizer Pfriends can expect to save about 15 to 36% on Effexor® XR.[3] Information on the available programs can be found at PfizerHelpfulAnswers.com website.[4]

Effexor XR Coupons

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About Effexor XR

Effexor® XR is the trade name for the generic drug venlafaxine, and, like drugs such as Pristiq® and Cymbalta®, it is an antidepressant in the drug class called SNRIs, or selective serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors.[5] Effexor® (venlafaxine) is available by prescription only and may be prescribed to treat depression and various anxiety disorders, including panic disorder (PD), generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), and social anxiety disorder (SAD).[1][5]

Common drug side effects include bowel movement irregularity, anxiety, sexual issues, reduced desire for food, drowsiness, increased perspiration and weakness. Like similar drugs, Effexor® takes one to two months to begin to work. Approximately 11% of patients treated with Effexor®will discontinue the drug due to side effects.

Effexor (Venlafaxine) Overview

Effexor (Venlafaxine) Overview

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 http://www.effexorxr.com/effexor-xr-treatment.aspx
  2. http://www.effexorxr.com/offers.aspx
  3. http://www.pfizerhelpfulanswers.com/pages/Find/findresult.aspx
  4. http://www.pfizerhelpfulanswers.com/
  5. 5.0 5.1 http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a694020.html