Pristiq (generic name: desvenlafaxine; brand names include: D-Veniz) belongs to a class of medications called serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (SNRIs).
Pristiq is used for the treatment of depression and helps relieve many depressive symptoms.
Pristiq is approved for the treatment of major depressive disorder in adults.
Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. Take your medicine exactly as directed.
The usual recommended dose is 50 mg once daily.
Tell your doctor before taking Pristiq, if:
you are allergic to any medicines;
you have any serious medical conditions;
you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Active ingredient: desvenlafaxine.