How long should I continue taking PRISTIQ

Tab type:  Taking PRISITQ Answers: 

Continue taking PRISTIQ as prescribed by your doctor, even if you’re feeling better. Don’t stop taking your medication without first talking with your doctor. Together, you can determine how long you should continue taking PRISTIQ.

Side effects may occur when stopping PRISTIQ (discontinuation symptoms), especially when therapy is stopped suddenly. Your doctor may want to decrease your dose slowly to help avoid side effects. Some of these side effects may include:

  • Dizziness
  • Anxiety
  • Nausea
  • Abnormal dreams
  • Headache
  • Tiredness
  • Irritability
  • Sweating
  • Sleeping problems (insomnia)
  • Diarrhea
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