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noun ven·la·fax·ine \ˌven-lə-ˈfak-ˌsēn\

Medical Definition of venlafaxine

  1. :  a drug that functions as an SNRI and is used in the form of its hydrochloride C17H27NO2·HCl especially to treat depression, anxiety, and panic disorder Venlafaxine is marketed under the trademark Effexor.

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